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  1. Fatal Strategies.Jean Baudrillard & Dominic Pettman - 2008 - Semiotext(E).
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    Grizzly Man: Werner Herzog's Anthropological Machine.Dominic Pettman - 2009 - Theory and Event 12 (2).
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    TOLSTOY'S BESTIARY: Animality and Animosity in the Kreutzer Sonata.Dominic Pettman - 2013 - Angelaki 18 (1):121-138.
    (2013). TOLSTOY'S BESTIARY: animality and animosity in the kreutzer sonata. Angelaki: Vol. 18, We have never been human: from techne to animality, pp. 121-138.
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  4. Human Error: Species-Being and Media Machines.Dominic Pettman - 2011 - Univ of Minnesota Press.
    What exactly is the human element separating humans from animals and machines? The common answers that immediately come to mind—like art, empathy, or technology—fall apart under close inspection. Dominic Pettman argues that it is a mistake to define such rigid distinctions in the first place, and the most decisive “human error” may be the ingrained impulse to understand ourselves primarily in contrast to our other worldly companions. In _Human Error_, Pettman describes the three sides of the cybernetic triangle—human, animal, and (...)
     
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  5. Infinite Distraction.Dominic Pettman - 2015 - Polity.
    It is sometimes argued that contemporary media technologies push individuals into collective action on an industrial scale, without them necessarily being aware of it. Yet what if the problem is not that we are all synchronized to the same affective networks and moments, but rather dispersed into countless different networks and moments? What if the effect of so-called social media is to calibrate the interactive spectacle so that we never fully feel the same way as other potential allies at the (...)
     
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    Love and Other Technologies: Retrofitting Eros for the Information Age.Dominic Pettman - 2006 - Fordham University Press.
    Can love really be considered another form of technology?Dominic Pettman says it can—although not before carefully redefining technology as a cultural challenge to what we mean by the "human" in the information age. Using the writings of such important thinkers as Giorgio Agamben, Jean-Luc Nancy, and Bernard Stiegler as a springboard, Pettman explores the "techtonic" movements of contemporary culture, specifically in relation to the language of eros. Highly ritualized expressions of desire—love, in other words—always reveal an era's attitude toward what (...)
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