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The Science of Pleasure

Cosmos and Psyche in the Bourgeois World

By Harvie Ferguson

Routledge – 1990 – 376 pages

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    978-0-415-04458-5
    January 31st 1990

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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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`Reading it has been an inspiring and indeed pleasurable experience. Dr Ferguson has produced a full-blown, perfectly accomplished work.' - Gianfranco Poggi

Name: The Science of Pleasure: Cosmos and Psyche in the Bourgeois World (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Harvie Ferguson. 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...
Categories: Sociology & Social Policy