Download e-book for iPad: After Fukushima: The Equivalence of Catastrophes by Jean-Luc Nancy,Charlotte Mandell

By Jean-Luc Nancy,Charlotte Mandell

ISBN-10: 082326338X

ISBN-13: 9780823263387

ISBN-10: 0823263398

ISBN-13: 9780823263394

during this booklet, the thinker Jean-Luc Nancy examines the character of catastrophes within the period of globalization and expertise. Can a disaster be an remoted incidence? Is there this sort of factor as a “natural” disaster whilst all of our technologies—nuclear strength, strength provide, water supply—are inevitably implicated, drawing jointly the organic, social, monetary, and political? Nancy examines those questions and extra. specific to this English variation are interviews with Nancy performed via Danielle Cohen-Levinas and Yuji Nishiyama and Yotetsu Tonaki.

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