Baudrillard, on ‘Symbolic Exchange’ – The “Wholly” Trinity of Revolutions #brilliant

Absolutely love this: 

 

Counterfeit

Production

Simulation

Rennaissance

Industrial Revolution

Bauhaus

natural laws

forces/tensions

binary oppositions

metaphysics of being

metaphysics of energy/determination

metaphysics of indeterminacy/the code

tradition

avant-garde

mass culture

Shakespeare

Brecht/Jarry

Warhol

meaning is fixed

logic of equivalence

logic of ambivalence/reversibility

magic/sacrilege

revolution

catastrophe

caste

class

mass

sign = referent

sign exchanged for referent

sign exchanged for sign

religion

labor power

code

God/nature

ideology

simulacra