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Deleuze and New Technology$
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David Savat and Mark Poster

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780748633364

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633364.001.0001

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Smash the Strata! A Programme for Techno-Political ®evolution

Smash the Strata! A Programme for Techno-Political ®evolution

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Deleuze and New Technology
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Tauel Harper

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Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633364.003.0008

This chapter focuses on the Deleuzian process of technological development. It suggests that Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari have presented technological development as fundamentally conducive to the emancipation of flows of desire by exploring political possibilities enabled by new technologies. The chapter outlines how different assemblages can be understood to encourage particular technological developments and explores the suggestion that the deterritorialisation of the capitalist axiomatic presents a ‘smooth space’ which produces lines of flight.

Keywords:   technological development, Gilles Deleuze, Félix Guattari, new technologies, political possibilities, deterritorialisation, capitalist axiomatic, smooth space

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