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By Brian Massumi

ISBN-10: 0262631431

ISBN-13: 9780262631433

A User's advisor to Capitalism and Schizophrenia is a playful and emphatically sensible elaboration of the main collaborative paintings of the French philosophers Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari. while learn besides its rigorous textual notes, the booklet additionally turns into the richest scholarly remedy of Deleuze's complete philosophical oeuvre to be had in any language. ultimately, the handfuls of specific examples that Brian Massumi furnishes from modern creative, clinical, and well known city tradition make the booklet an enormous, maybe even crucial 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, used to be a response to the occasions of May/June 1968; it's a critique of "state-happy" Marxism and "school-building" traces of psychoanalysis. the second one, one thousand Plateaus, is an try out at a good assertion of this kind of nomad philosophy Deleuze and Guattari suggest instead to country philosophy.Brian Massumi is Professor of Comparative Literature at McGill University.

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