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By Jonathan Crary

24/7: overdue Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep explores many of the ruinous effects of the increasing continuous approaches of twenty-first-century capitalism. now operates via each hour of the clock, pushing us into consistent task and eroding varieties of neighborhood and political expression, harmful the cloth of daily life.

Jonathan Crary examines how this interminable non-time blurs any separation among an intensified, ubiquitous consumerism and rising techniques of regulate and surveillance. He describes the continued administration of person attentiveness and the impairment of conception in the obligatory workouts of up to date technological tradition. whilst, he exhibits that human sleep, as a restorative withdrawal that's intrinsically incompatible with 24/7 capitalism, issues to different extra ambitious and collective refusals of world-destroying styles of progress and accumulation.

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175 175 177 181 182 185 186 188 190 191 194 196 198 199 200 References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 204 10 Fuzzy Logic as a Theory of Vagueness: 15 Conceptual Questions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Fifteen Points of Critique of Fuzzy Logic The Questions, Analyses and Attempts to Answer Them .

532 26 Regression Model Based on Fuzzy Random Variables . . 1 Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Preliminaries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Fuzzy Variables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Fuzzy Random Variables . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Regression Model Based on Fuzzy Random Variables . . . 4 An Explanatory Example . . . . . .

3 Measurement Constraints . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Quantifying the Uncertainty Represented by a Vertical Slice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Quantifying the Uncertainty Represented by a Generalised Type-2 Fuzzy Set . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Normality and the Volume Measure of Uncertainty . . . . 1 Inspector Clueless and the Unobservant Contradictory Witnesses . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Uncertain Contradictory Propositions . . .

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