Organs without Bodies: Deleuze and Consequences / Edition 1

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First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415969215
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 10/24/2003
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 232
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.48 (d)

Meet the Author

Slavoj Zizek is a researcher at the University of Ljubljana. He teaches and lectures frequently in the United States and in Europe. Among his books are Enjoy Your Symptom!, Opera's Second Death, and On Belief, as published by Routledge.

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Table of Contents

Introduction: An Encounter, Not a Dialogue
The Reality of the Virtual 3
Becoming versus History 9
"Becoming-Machine" 15
Un jour, peut-etre, le siecle sera empiriomoniste? 19
Quasi-Cause 26
Is It Possible Not to Love Spinoza? 33
Kant, Hegel 41
Hegel 1: Taking Deleuze from Behind 45
Hegel 2: From Epistemology to Ontology ... and Back 55
Hegel 3: The Minimal Difference 60
The Torsion of Meaning 74
A Comic Hegelian Interlude: Dumb and Dumber 77
The Becoming-Oedipal of Deleuze 80
Phallus 87
Fantasy 94
RIS 101
1 Science: Cognitivism with Freud 111
"Autopoiesis" 111
Memes, Memes Everywhere 118
Against Hyphen-Ethics 123
Cognitive Closure? 133
"Little Jolts of Enjoyment" 140
2 Art: The Talking Heads 149
Kino-Eye 151
Hitchcock as Anti-Plato 157
The Cut of the Gaze 163
When the Fantasy Falls Apart 168
"I, the Truth, Am Speaking" 170
Beyond Morality 177
3 Politics: A Plea for Cultural Revolution 183
A Yuppie Reading Deleuze 183
Micro-Fascisms 187
Netocracy? 192
Blows against the Empire 195
On the Permanent Actuality for Revolutionary Cultural Politics of President Mao Ze Dong's Slogan "Long Live the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution" 203
Index 215
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