Felix Guattari: A Critical Introduction (Modern European Thinkers)

Felix Guattari: A Critical Introduction (Modern European Thinkers)

Gary Genosko


This is an advent to the concept of the novel French philosopher Félix Guattari. it truly is perfect for undergraduates and a person learning political and cultural theory.

Guattari's major works have been released within the Nineteen Seventies and Nineteen Eighties. His historical past used to be in psychoanalysis -- he used to be expert through Lacan and he practised as a psychoanalyst for far of his existence. He built a particular psychoanalytic strategy knowledgeable continuously through his innovative politics.

Guattari was once actively excited about a variety of political routine, from Trotskyism to Autonomism, tackling ecological and sexual politics alongside the way in which. a real believer in collectivity, a lot of his paintings was once written in collaboration, such a lot famously with Gilles Deleuze, with whom he wrote the highly influential books Anti-Oedipus and 1000 Plateaus. He additionally wrote with Antonio Negri and others.

This obtainable advent explores his hugely unique rules -- together with his ground-breaking perception of 'transversal politics' -- and the effect his hindrance with subjectivity had on wider political theory.

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