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Life, War, Earth: Deleuze and the Sciences

John Protevi

Abstract

Life, War, Earth is excitingly speculative yet empirically responsible. Protevi shows that Deleuze’s ontology of the virtual, intensive, and actual [or just “Deleuze’s philosophy”] helps us understand crucial new issues in geography, cognitive science and biology. In linking the geo-political, the bio-neuro-political, and the techno-political, Life, War, Earth continues Protevi’s unique analysis, begun in Political Affect, of “bodies politic” that go “above, beyond, and alongside the subject.” The book will serve to introduce scientifically minded philosophers and philosophically minded scient ... More

Keywords: Deleuze, science, life, war, geography, cognitive science, biology, mind in life, enactive, embodied mind

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780816681013
Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: August 2015 DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816681013.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

John Protevi, author
John Protevi is Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of French Studies at Louisiana State University. His published works include Political Physics: Deleuze, Derrida and the Body Politic (Continuum / Athlone, 2001)