Walter Benjamin’s magnum opus was a book he did not live to write. In The Dialecticsof Seeing, Susan Buck-Morss offers an inventive reconstruction of the. The Dialectics of Seeing: Walter Benjamin and the Arcades Project. Susan Buck- Morss, Author MIT Press (MA) $35 (p) ISBN ‘opy latlt by Susan Buck-Morss. All rights reserved. . it considered dialectical thinking to be the core of – dialectics as the tool for a critical.
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Buck-Morss plots Benjamin’s intellectual orientation on axes running east and west, north and south – Moscow Paris, Berlin-Naples – and shows how such thinking in coordinates can explain his understanding of “dialectics at a standstill. This is one of the most insightful philosophical commentaries around–not merely exclusive to Benjamin commentaries. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.
Extremely helpful understanding both Benjamin and what he attempted and what he managed to achieve. An erudite, beautifully written overview of Benjamin’s work.
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