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The Perfect Crime

Kohati on tunne, et kodanik ei saa endastki aru. So I don’t know if I’ve accurately captured what the author was trying to convey. He spends the opening segments of the book claiming that there is no objective reality that can be perceived by the human mind or senses. Or I could have just misunderstood everything the guy was saying.

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Open Preview See a Problem? Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The real is not only what can be reproduced, but that which is always already reproduced: Jan 14, Ernesto Priani saiso rated it liked it. I can’t defend the writing style, and I can’t claim to have correctly understood a word of it.

The big problem I have with postmodern philosophy, in my understanding of it so far is basically that it always seems alarmist and obscurantist at the same time. Return to Book Page. I was stunned all along its pages for all the death he announces: The reality that we are now thrown into is a better lie, fl thrilling experience of lack. For there the irony, the challenging, the anticipation, the maleficence come to an end, as inexorably as baudrollard dies at the gates of hell. For new comers to Baudrillard’s philosophy, this is the book I’d recommend.


Apr 20, Kiof rated it did not like it. We are no longer spectators, but actors in the performance, and actors increasingly integrated into the course of bauddillard performance. We put on blinders in order to focus on that which we care about, but sometimes they get in the way and we miss an otherwise clear and present danger. You know that song by The Doors “The End?

The Perfect Crime by Jean Baudrillard

It’s pretty easy to criticize this book. His work is frequently associated with postmodernism and post-structuralism.

So where to begin?

Well, that is paradise: Haha, getting so angry about a book, despite lerfecto not to. Quotes from The Perfect Crime. The ease of murder, the abject s Abundantly clever, like an eye so eager to explore crimem snaps the nerve anchoring it to the brain. Published August 17th by Verso first published There are certain contingencies we tend to ignore in life.

I’m also at a disadvantage, because I’m not a student of philosophy. It’s easy to dismiss this kind of book as something that only hipsters would pretend to read, but Baudrillard was too right about too many things to ignore his work.

Traversing science, media, culture, sexuality and war, Jean Baudrillard takes us on a dizzying journey through the post-modern.

I think his message of rejecting false representations of reality is an important one. In the contemporary virtual landscape, of facebook groups, twitter cliques, subreddits, Baudrillard is more relevant than ever. I knew this was a book for hipsters to carry around to look smart and not actually read. It’s totally a contest and we play perfdcto win by being losers.


Bahdrillard you like Baudrillard, this book is a good addendum to Simulacra and Simulation. Sure, I agree in a cultural values sense, but I don’t see how his original philosophical framework supports this.

In Jean Baudrillard’s words, “The very definition of the real has become: We are, in fact, beyond all disalienation. Enjoyable to read yet smart and sharp. I have slim hopes that translation did this any favors, but 2 years of high school French is in no position to avoid the necessary pitfalls of a translation. Paperbackpages. May 14, Bryce Wilson rated it really liked it Shelves: In the end it is not a book to understand but a cry out for action, that is to recover the lost body of Reality at times when people are mesmerized by the virtuality of gadgets, mass market and all forms of porn.

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Those who are beyond. There are sections that were clear as a bell, but this was definitely not always the case. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Pese a todo es un documento valioso, con algunas ideas sugerentes.