Deleuze and Guattari's Philosophy of History

Deleuze and Guattari's Philosophy of History

by Jay Lampert


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781441152954
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 07/01/2011
Series: Continuum Studies in Continental Philosophy , #60
Pages: 188
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Jay Lampert is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: The "Joan of Arc Effect" and the Philosophy of History \ 2. Living in the contracted present—the first synthesis of time \ 3. The virtual co-existence of the past—the second synthesis of time \ 4. Navigating the dark precursors—the third synthesis of the time5. Dates and destiny: the problem of historical chronology \ 6. Quasi-causes and becoming-causal \ 7. Why this now? The problem of actual historical events: The theory of beginnings \ 8. Why this now? Diagnosis of the now \ 9. Why this now? Co-existing levels of temporality \ Bibliography \ Index

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