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Introduction: Deleuze and Politics

Ian Buchanan and Nicholas Thoburn

in Deleuze and Politics

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Published in print May 2008 | ISBN: 9780748632879
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780748652549 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3366/edinburgh/9780748632879.003.0020
Introduction: Deleuze and Politics

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This introductory chapter begins with a brief discussion of how Gilles Deleuze was already politically active and that there was already profound interest in his books even before he met Félix Guattari, and then details the first meeting between Deleuze and Guattari in the summer of 1969, and their resultant collaboration. An overview of the subsequent chapters is also presented.

Keywords: Gilles Deleuze; Félix Guattari; political activists

Chapter.  5100 words. 

Subjects: Social and Political Philosophy

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