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Deleuze and the Body
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Deleuze and the Body

Laura Guillaume and Joe Hughes

Abstract

This book is a collection of chapters on the approaches and applications of Deleuze's philosophy to the body. Using a variety of contemporary cultural, scientific, and philosophical lines of enquiry, the contributors produce a multidisciplinary view of the Deleuzian body, inviting us to look afresh at art, movement, and literature. The Deleuzian body is not necessarily a human body, but the lines of enquiry here all illuminate the idea of the human body and thinking about formation, origins, and becoming in relation to power, creativity, and affect. The book brings a new perspective to Spinoza ... More

Keywords: Deleuze's philosophy, Deleuzian body, art, movement, literature, human body, formation, origins, becoming, power

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9780748638642
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638642.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Laura Guillaume, author

Joe Hughes, author