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Author GILLIAM, ASSOCIATE LECTURER IN POLITICAL THEORY CHRISTIAN

Title Immanence and micropolitics : Sartre, Merleau-Ponty, Foucault and Deleuze / Christian Gillilam
Published [Place of publication not identified] : EDINBURGH UNIV Press, 2017
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Series Taking on the political
Taking on the political (Edinburgh, Scotland)
Contents Immanence and Micropolitics -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface and Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 Sartre and the Instigation of Immanence -- Chapter 2 Merleau-Ponty and the Fold of the Flesh -- Chapter 3 Foucault and the Force of Power-Knowledge -- Chapter 4 Deleuze and the Micropolitics of Desire -- Conclusion From Immanence to Micropolitics -- Bibliography -- Index
Summary Christian Gilliam argues that a philosophy of pure immanence is integral to the development of an alternative understanding of the political; one that re-orients our understanding of the self toward the concept of an unconscious, or micropolitical, life of desire. Through proving its philosophical context, lineage and political import, Gilliam shows that immanence is necessary understanding politics and resistance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Immanence (Philosophy)
Philosophy, French.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1474417892 (electronic bk.)
1474417906
9781474417891 (electronic bk.)
9781474417907