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By Brian Massumi

ISBN-10: 0262631431

ISBN-13: 9780262631433

A User's consultant to Capitalism and Schizophrenia is a playful and emphatically useful elaboration of the foremost collaborative paintings of the French philosophers Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari. whilst learn in addition to its rigorous textual notes, the publication additionally turns into the richest scholarly therapy of Deleuze's whole philosophical oeuvre on hand in any language. ultimately, the handfuls of particular examples that Brian Massumi furnishes from modern creative, clinical, and renowned city tradition make the publication a big, maybe even critical textual content inside present debates on postmodern tradition and politics.Capitalism and Schizophrenia is the final identify for 2 books released a decade aside. the 1st, Anti-Oedipus, was once a response to the occasions of May/June 1968; it's a critique of "state-happy" Marxism and "school-building" lines of psychoanalysis. the second one, 1000 Plateaus, is an try at a good assertion of this sort of nomad philosophy Deleuze and Guattari suggest instead to kingdom philosophy.Brian Massumi is Professor of Comparative Literature at McGill University.

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