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
|Series:||Published in association with Theory, Culture & Society Series , #44|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.51(d)|
About the Author
Philip Goodchild is a Lecturer at the University College of St Martin, Lancaster and the author of Gilles Deleuze and the Question of Philosophy (Associated University Presses, 1996).
Table of Contents
Introduction Knowledge, Power, DesirePART ONE: KNOWLEDGEThe Emergence of DesireThe Abstract MachineGeophilosophyPART TWO: POWERCapitalism and SchizophreniaEscaping Dominant DiscoursesAgainst the StrataPART THREE: LIBERATION OF DESIREThe Revolution of DesireThe Liberation of WorkThe Society of Desire