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Deleuze and the Naming of GodPost-Secularism and the Future of Immanence$
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Daniel Colucciello Barber

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780748686360

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2014

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686360.001.0001

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Deleuze

Deleuze

The Difference Immanence Makes

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(p.41) 2 Deleuze
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Deleuze and the Naming of God
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Daniel Colucciello Barber

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Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686360.003.0003

Chapter 2 presents a sustained, constructive exegesis of Deleuze’s work as a whole. This presentation makes available an account of immanence that is neither negatively-defined nor indeterminate. Furthermore, it demonstrates that Deleuzian immanence is not subject to the limits inherent in Heidegger (an ambiguous account of time) and Derrida (the absence of a link between difference and production of the new). The chapter proceeds to show how immanence, due to its intrinsically differential character, opens the possibility of re-expressing, or of constructing, the nature of being. This immanent power of re-expression is articulated through concepts of intensity, the virtual, and the crystal. The chapter concludes with Deleuze’s theory of time, which enables the creation of a future that simultaneously expels the present configuration of being.

Keywords:   aion, chronos, Gilles Deleuze, difference, immanence, intensity, power, re-expression, Baruch Spinoza, virtual

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