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Profit and Pleasure

Sexual Identities in Late Capitalism

by Rosema Hennessy

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7496081M
ISBN 10041592426X
ISBN 109780415924269

Profit and Pleasure, Second Edition is a classic intervention into the relationship between capitalism and sexual identity. Rosemary Hennessy boldly reorients queer theory toward an up-close analysis of the structures of consumption, labor, and commodification, revealing how sexual identity—in the varied ways it has been culturally differentiated and lived—has been fundamentally affected.   A provocative history of the changing values that have given rise to our present pursue power, pleasure, and profit. We want as much as we can get, and we deploy instrumental reasoning--cost-benefit analysis--to get it. We judge ourselves and others by how well we succeed. It is a way of life and thought that seems natural, inevitable, and inescapable.   ‎First published in According to the Preface: "We cannot overestimate the importance of a thorough familiarity with the Bible. I try to lose no opportunity of urging people by every means in my power to the constant study of this wonderful Book. If through the pages that follow, I 5/5(3).


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of York; The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution,etc.) describes the birth of a new concept of human nature during the years to   Sexual Identities in Late Capitalism.

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Deirdre McCloskey describes Power, Pleasure and Profit as an “astonishingly learned book“, but feels that “Wootton depends too much on introspection and philosophical analysis, too little on looking at people”.

Read the full review in the May issue of Prospect Magazine. Get this from a library. Power, pleasure, and profit: insatiable appetites from Machiavelli to Madison.

[David Wootton] -- "We pursue power, pleasure, and profit. We want as much as we can get, and we deploy instrumental reasoning--cost-benefit analysis--to get it. We judge ourselves and others by how well we succeed. Power, ­Pleasure, and Profit “argues that during the 18th century a vision of human nature became established according to which we are, in effect, machines seeking to maximise pleasure, and, as a means to pleasure, power and wealth.

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We judge ourselves and others by how well we succeed. It is a way of life and thought that seems natural, inevitable, and. "We pursue power, pleasure, and profit.

We want as much as we can get, and we deploy instrumental reasoning--cost-benefit analysis--to get it. We judge ourselves and others by how well we succeed.

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