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Product Description: What would happen if pleasure were made the organizing principle for social relations and sexual pleasure ruled over all? Radical French libertines experimented clandestinely with this idea during the Enlightenment. In explicit novels, dialogues, poems, and engravings, they wrenched pleasure free from religion and morality, from politics, aesthetics, anatomy, and finally reason itself, and imagined how such a world would be desirable, legitimate, rapturous―and potentially horrific...read more

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9780231151580 | Columbia Univ Pr, February 16, 2016, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: What would happen if pleasure were made the organizing principle for social relations and sexual pleasure ruled over all?

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Product Description: First published in French in 1998, revised in 2010, and appearing here in English for the first time, Michel Chion's Sound addresses the philosophical, interpretive, and practical questions that inform our encounters with sound. Chion considers how cultural institutions privilege some sounds above others and how spurious distinctions between noise and sound guide the ways we hear and value certain sounds...read more

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9780822360223 | Duke Univ Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: First published in French in 1998, revised in 2010, and appearing here in English for the first time, Michel Chion's Sound addresses the philosophical, interpretive, and practical questions that inform our encounters with sound.

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9780822360391 | Duke Univ Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $25.95

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By Rey Chow (editor) and James A. Steintrager (editor)

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9780822367543 | Duke Univ Pr, November 4, 2011, cover price $20.00

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9780253343673 | Indiana Univ Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $49.95

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9780253216496 | Indiana Univ Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $19.95

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