Deleuze and Guattari: An Introduction to the Politics of Desire

Deleuze and Guattari: An Introduction to the Politics of Desire

by Philip Goodchild
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0803976011

ISBN-13: 9780803976016

Pub. Date: 12/04/1996

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This accessible book examines critically the writings of Deleuze and Guattari, clarifying the ideas of these two notoriously difficult thinkers without over-simplifying them.

Divided into three sections - Knowledge, Power, and Liberation of Desire - the book provides a systematic account of the intellectual context as well as an exhaustive analysis of the key

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This accessible book examines critically the writings of Deleuze and Guattari, clarifying the ideas of these two notoriously difficult thinkers without over-simplifying them.

Divided into three sections - Knowledge, Power, and Liberation of Desire - the book provides a systematic account of the intellectual context as well as an exhaustive analysis of the key themes informing Deleuze and Guattari's work. It provides the framework for reading the important and influential study Capitalism and Schizophrenia and, with the needs of students in mind, explains the key concepts in Deleuze and Guattari's discussion of philosophy, art and politics. Definitive and incisive, the book will be invaluable in situating the philosop

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803976016
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/04/1996
Series:
Published in association with Theory, Culture & Society Series, #44
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Knowledge, Power, Desire
PART ONE: KNOWLEDGE
The Emergence of Desire
The Abstract Machine
Geophilosophy
PART TWO: POWER
Capitalism and Schizophrenia
Escaping Dominant Discourses
Against the Strata
PART THREE: LIBERATION OF DESIRE
The Revolution of Desire
The Liberation of Work
The Society of Desire

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