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Author Scott, David (David Michael Ryan Davis), author

Title Gilbert Simondon's Psychic and collective individuation : a critical introduction and guide / David Scott
Published Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2014]
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Contents Title page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 Ontogenesis and the Concepts of Individuation; 2 The Individuation of Perceptive Unities and Signification; 3 Individuation and Affectivity; 4 Problematic of Ontogenesis and Psychic Individuation; 5 The Individual and the Social, the Individuation of the Group; 6 The Collective as Condition of Signification; 7 An Ethics of Ontogenesis and a Non-human Humanism; Conclusion; Bibliography; Name Index; Subject Index
Summary A critical commentary on Simondon's Psychic and collective individuation. This book clarifies Simondon's complex terminology and structure through chapter by chapter commentary. It also invites a dialogue with other thinkers/philosophers and places the work in its historical context. It includes a discussion about Simondon's relevance to current ideas about biopolitics and post-Nietzschean ethics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-209) and indexes
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed February 19, 2015)
Subject Simondon, Gilbert -- Criticism and interpretation.
Simondon, Gilbert. Individuation psychique et collective.
Individuation (Philosophy)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0748654518 (electronic bk.)
9780748654512 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Psychic and collective individuation : a critical introduction and guide