Paul Virilio Books
Books di Paul Virilio editi da Verso
Strategy of Deception
Writtenwith his characteristic flair, Virillo's latest book is a trenchantdenunciation of the Kosovo war in which he successfully unites theorywith a riveting study of the conflict. Tearing aside the veil ofhypocrisy in which the USA and its allies wrapped the war, Virillodemonstrates that the nature of the bombing...
edizioni VERSO , 2005
"Civilizationor the militarization of science?" With this typically hyperbolic andprovocative question as a starting point, Paul Virilio explores thedominion of techno-science, cyberwar and the new informationtechnologies over our lives . . . and deaths. After the era of theatomic bomb, Virilio posits an era of genetic...
“One day the day will come when the day will not come.” Bleak, but passionately political in its analysis of the social destruction wrought by modern technologies of communication and surveillance, Open Sky is Paul Virilio’s most far-reaching and radical book. Deepening and extending his earlier work, he explores the...
edizioni VERSO , 2002
How would it be if what we take for human advance were simply a technological progress that literally leaves us out of its equations? What if progress is not humanity striking out bravely towards the future, but an ultimately destructive force? In a remarkable tour d'horizon, Paul Virilio paints a bleak picture of...