Science of Pleasure by Harvie Ferguson
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Science of Pleasure
By Harvie Ferguson

The Science of Pleasure

Cosmos and Psyche in the Bourgeois World

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Science of Pleasure by Harvie Ferguson

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In this rich and original work, the author argues that science is the highest expression of bourgeois thought and whilst it may have liberated mankind, it has also devised new forms of repression, discipline and control.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415044585
ISBN-10: 0415044588
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x 21mm)
Pages: 376
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Feb-1990
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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