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The Burnout Society
Stanford University Press (2015)
US$8.99

Every epoch has its emblematic illnesses, this book argues, and our society is undergoing a silent...

The Transparency Society
Stanford University Press (2015)
US$8.99

In this manifesto, German-Korean philosopher Byung-Chul Han denounces transparency as a false ideal,...

The Expulsion of the Other: Society, Perception and Communication Today

The Expulsion of the Other

Society, Perception and Communication Today

Wiley (2018)
US$13.46

The days of the Other are over in this age of excessive communication, information and consumption....

The Scent of Time: A Philosophical Essay on the Art of Lingering

The Scent of Time

A Philosophical Essay on the Art of Lingering

Wiley (2017)
US$11.66

In his philosophical reflections on the art of lingering, acclaimed cultural theorist Byung-Chul Han...

Saving Beauty
Wiley (2017)
US$11.66

Beauty today is a paradox. The cult of beauty is ubiquitous but it has lost its transcendence and...

Psychopolitics: Neoliberalism and New Technologies of Power

Psychopolitics

Neoliberalism and New Technologies of Power

Verso (2017)
US$16.95

Exploring how neoliberalism has discovered the productive force of the psyche Byung-Chul Han, a...

What is Power?
Wiley (2018)
US$44.96

Power is a pervasive phenomenon yet there is little consensus on what it is and how it should be...

Shanzhai: Deconstruction in Chinese

Shanzhai

Deconstruction in Chinese

MIT Press (2017)
US$14.99

Tracing the thread of “decreation” in Chinese thought, from constantly changing classical...

Good Entertainment: A Deconstruction of the Western Passion Narrative

Good Entertainment

A Deconstruction of the Western Passion Narrative

MIT Press (2019)
US$14.99

A philosopher considers entertainment, in all its totalizing variety—infotainment, edutainment,...

In the Swarm: Digital Prospects
MIT Press (2017)
US$13.99

A prominent German thinker argues that—contrary to “Twitter Revolution” cheerleading—digital...