The totalitarian universe of technological rationality is the latest transmutation of the idea of Reason…I shall try to identify some of the main stages in the development of this idea—the process by which logic became the logic of domination. Such ideological analysis can contribute to the understanding of the real development inasmuch as it is focused on the union (and separation) of theory and practice, thought and action, in the historical process—an unfolding of theoretical and practical Reason in one.
H.Marcuse, One dimensional man, chapter V
H.Marcuse, One dimensional man, Boston, 1964
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