Marcuse: Technical Progress Within The Framework Of Domination

Twilight Hi-Rise by Han Bing



“In the medium of technology, culture, politics, and the economy merge into an omnipresent system which swallows up or repulses all alternatives. The productivity and growth potential of this system stabilize the society and contain technical progress within the framework of domination. Technological rationality has become political rationality.”

-Herbert Marcuse, Eros and Civilization


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