Astronauts at Work: The Social Relations of Space Travel

  • Peter Dickens
Keywords: Fascism, Education, Philosophy, Labor

Abstract

As astronauts penetrate ever further into the cosmos, how are their bodies and subjectivities being transformed? While space travel remains governed by mechanisms of power and domination that tend to treat astronauts as tools, the practice of "space medicine" is now beginning to interact with astronauts' bodies in a more multidirectional, dialectical fashion.
Published
2017-03-06
Section
Articles