Coronavirus. The invisible enemy. The global threat, the paradigm of fear and the militarization of the country. Ediz. expanded

Coronavirus. The invisible enemy. The global threat, the paradigm of fear and the militarization of the country. Ediz. expanded
Author: Enrica Perucchietti, Luca D'Auria
Publisher: One Publishers
Publication: June 4 2020
Pages: 251 p., Paperback
ISBN / EAN: 9788833800578
(Reading time: 1 - 2 minutes)

From the Spanish to today, no "invisible" enemy had succeeded in this. In a few months, Covid-19 has infected hundreds of countries, causing thousands of deaths and prompting the WHO to declare a global pandemic. Right from the start, the media and the web favored the spread of panic: psychosis has thus spread among the population, upsetting the habits of citizens, who are also willing to give up their freedom in exchange for security. Unlike other nations, the Italian government has chosen to impose self-isolation, splitting public opinion in two, between supporters and opponents of the provision. In the past we have had similar cases with the epidemics of SARS, avian, swine, measles or Ebola: phenomena localized in certain specific areas that have become real "planetary earthquakes". Nothing comparable to the current pandemic: the lives of all of us have turned into a "virtual" reality and erased two thousand years of human history. With this book you will discover: the alternative theories to the genesis and spread of Covid-19; the theory of shock and the "perception" of a global threat; the limitations of personal freedom for health reasons; the risk of a speculative attack and disaster capitalism; technological surveillance and the fight against fake news; the passage of man from a social animal to a virtual animal; the closure of the courts and the new perspectives of justice and more ...