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You Make Me Feel Mighty Real: Hyperreality and Leisure Theory

  • Steve Redhead
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Abstract

Taking Jean Baudrillard’s notion of the hyperreal and extending it to include the work of Alain Badiou and Slavoj Zizek, this chapter looks at how the combination of the three named distinct, singular theorists might change leisure theory and its ongoing engagement with the concept of hyperreality in the context of globalisation and digitisation.

Keywords

Baudrillard Badiou Zizek Hyperreality Globalisation Digitisation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Steve Redhead
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  1. 1.Faculty of Education, Humanities and LawFlinders UniversityAdelaideAustralia

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