New Philosophy Of Society / Edition 1

New Philosophy Of Society / Edition 1

by Manuel DeLanda, Manuel De Landa
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0826481701

ISBN-13: 9780826481702

Pub. Date: 09/14/2006

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Manuel DeLanda is a distinguished writer, artist and philosopher. In his new book, he offers a fascinating look at how the contemporary world is characterized by an extraordinary social complexity. Since most social entities, from small communities to large nation-states, would disappear altogether if human minds ceased to exist, Delanda proposes a novel approach

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Manuel DeLanda is a distinguished writer, artist and philosopher. In his new book, he offers a fascinating look at how the contemporary world is characterized by an extraordinary social complexity. Since most social entities, from small communities to large nation-states, would disappear altogether if human minds ceased to exist, Delanda proposes a novel approach to social ontology that asserts the autonomy of social entities from the conceptions we have of them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826481702
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
09/14/2006
Pages:
150
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Assemblages Against Totalities 2. Assemblages Against Essences 3. Persons and Networks 4. Organisations and Governments 5. Cities and Nations

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