Slavoj Zizek's scientific contributions

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Whenever the membranes of the egg in which the foetus emerges on its way to becoming a new-born are broken, imagine for a moment that something flies off, and that one can do it with an egg as easily as with a man, namely the hommelette, or the lamella. The lamella is something extra-flat, which moves like the amoeba. It is just a little more compl...


... The world of happiness has become a world of needsatisfaction governed by an "eternal now". Several authors have observed the radical transformation to earlier moralizing super-ego structures, that prohibited excessive enjoyment, to today's "duties" to do whatever one feels like, and just be happy (Zizek, 2006;Cederström & Spicer, 2015). ...
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