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The logic of fetishism

Alejo Carpentier and the Cuban tradition

by James J. Pancrazio

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Published by Bucknell University Press in Lewisburg [Pa.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carpentier, Alejo, 1904- -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Fetishism (Sexual behavior) in literature,
  • National characteristics, Cuban, in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 278-292) and index.

    StatementJames J. Pancrazio.
    SeriesThe Bucknell studies in Latin American literature and theory
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7389.C263 Z8255 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination296 p. ;
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3678775M
    ISBN 100838755828
    LC Control Number2003019979

    Fetishism definition: Fetishism involves a person having a strong liking or need for a particular object or | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.   AROUSAL: The Secret Logic of Sexual Fantasies User Review - Kirkus. An insider's look at what goes on behind the scenes of our desires. Drawing on more than 20 years' experience as a psychoanalyst and therapist, Bader attempts to provide a useful guide for both the.

      For more than years, Charles de Brosses’s term “fetishism” has exerted great influence over our most ambitious thinkers. Used as an alternative to “magic,” but nonetheless expressing the material force of magical thought, de Brosses’s term has proved indispensable to thinkers as diverse as Kant, Hegel, Marx, Freud, Lacan, Baudrillard, and :   The Social Logic of Late Capitalism: Guilt Fetishism and the Culture of Crisis Industry Show all authors. labour markets, political ethics, and consumption. These interconnected spheres are examined in detail in his book, Capitalism’s New Clothes: Enterprise, Ethics and Enjoyment in Times using the term ‘guilt fetishism’, a Cited by:

    Commodity fetishism explained. In Karl Marx's critique of political economy, commodity fetishism is the perception of certain relationships (especially production and exchange) not as relationships among people, but as social relationships among things (the money and commodities exchanged in market trade). As a form of reification, commodity fetishism transforms the intersubjective, abstract. system of signs is required in order to show how the logic, free play and circulation of signifiers is organised like the logic of the exchange value system; and how the the logic of signifieds is subordinated to it tactically Finally, we need a critique of signifier-fetishism Strictly speaking.


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With the notion of commodity fetishism, illustrated in the first chapter of Book 1 of Capital, Marx took a step. "Cuban author Alejo Carpentier () was a key figure in the foundation of contemporary Latin American fiction. By taking a critical position vis-a-vis the restitutionary current in Latin American studies (e.g., to focus on the myths of the noble savage, lost paradises, black legends, and good revolutionaries), James Pancrazio provides a highly innovative re-reading of Carpentier's work.

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