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What is 'real abstraction' and why can't it take place in the 'interior' of the subject?

The rules of how you use money have the following effect: you ignore the value of the actual amount of precious metal in a particular coin, and instead you treat every coin of that kind as having the ...
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What is 'real abstraction' and why can't it take place in the 'interior' of the subject?

Interesting claims. Having not read Žižek, I would speculate: If I am presented with an opportunity to explore a territory, I could generate an artifact called a map. But in order to generate the map, ...
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What is 'real abstraction' and why can't it take place in the 'interior' of the subject?

The trading value of a coin is an abstraction (because it derives from a consensus and not from the material value) and it is also not subjective (in the mind of a person), since it is exchangeable ...
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