Guattari, Felix 2012 Schizoanalytic Cartographies, reviewed by Thomas Jellis

Cartographes schizoanalytiquesThomas Jellis reviews Felix Guattari’s book Schizoanalytic cartographies, Bloomsbury, London, 2012,

Schizoanalytic Cartographies is an ambitious and thought-provoking book that provides a detailed exposition of Guattari’s version of schizoanalysis, a form of analysis that he extracts from the debris of a reductionist psychoanalysis. As part of this approach, Guattari looks to “minimize the use of notions like those of subjectivity, consciousness, significance … as transcendental entities that are impermeable to concrete situations” (page 23) and instead provides an array of terms which he offers as instruments for a speculative cartography.

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4 Responses to Guattari, Felix 2012 Schizoanalytic Cartographies, reviewed by Thomas Jellis

  1. Pingback: Guattari, Felix 2012 Schizoanalytic Cartographies, reviewed by Thomas Jellis | Society and Space – Environment and Planning D « PHILOSOPHY IN A TIME OF ERROR

  2. stuartelden says:

    Reblogged this on Progressive Geographies and commented:

    Thomas Jellis reviews Felix Guattari’s book Schizoanalytic cartographies at the Society and Space open site.

  3. troyrhoades says:

    Reblogged this on Drops of Experience and commented:
    A colleague of mine, Thomas Jellis, has written an excellent review of the lastest translation of Félix Guattari’s work, ” Schizoanalyric Cartographies.”
    Enjoy!

  4. Reblogged this on Paulo Jorge Vieira and commented:
    Thomas Jellis reviews Felix Guattari’s book Schizoanalytic cartographies, Bloomsbury, London, 2012,

    Schizoanalytic Cartographies is an ambitious and thought-provoking book that provides a detailed exposition of Guattari’s version of schizoanalysis, a form of analysis that he extracts from the debris of a reductionist psychoanalysis. As part of this approach, Guattari looks to “minimize the use of notions like those of subjectivity, consciousness, significance … as transcendental entities that are impermeable to concrete situations” (page 23) and instead provides an array of terms which he offers as instruments for a speculative cartography.

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