Dominant Simulacrum

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Jean Baudrillard - Core Ideas - Simulacra and Simulation
... Baudrillard claims, is the current stage of the simulacrum All is composed of references with no referents, a hyperreality ... from the Renaissance, in which the dominant simulacrum was in the form of the counterfeit—mostly people or objects appearing to stand for a real referent (for instance ... Some examples Baudrillard brings up of the simulacrum of the model are 1) the development of nuclear weapons as deterrents—useful only in the hyperreal sense, a reference with no real referent ...

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