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Deleuze and the Non/Human brings jointly best foreign voices to contemplate where of the philosophy of Gilles Deleuze within the nonhuman turn.

It examines contemporary debates concerning the determine of the nonhuman in fields akin to new materialism, speculative realism, animal reviews, and the environmental and ecological Humanities and scrutinizes the debt to Deleuze's paintings that's glaring in those rising fields. for that reason, the individuals to the quantity are drawn from around the academy.

Deleuze's philosophy already expected some of the present debates concerning the non/human. The proposed quantity keeps this engagement, extending a few of these traces of research, in disciplines such structure, literary reviews, gender stories, philosophy, geography and cultural stories. whilst, its objective is to open up a serious line of wondering approximately what the nonhuman potential in Deleuze's paintings itself. Deleuze and the Non/Human is therefore either in regards to the non/human from Deleuze's viewpoint, and approximately Deleuze from the viewpoint of many of the problematics that may be incorporated within the nonhuman turn.

Deleuze and the Non/Human makes a well timed intervention in a wide set of interdisciplinary debates, and demonstrates once more the strength of Deleuze's philosophy for our serious exam of the modern .

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It is better than life’. ‘No,’ said the Old Man: ‘it is only more life. 1 The contemporary philosophical scene is one in which most of the terminology and concepts for thinking (and practicing) philosophy in this way have been vitiated: we can no longer talk of the human, of the subject, of existence, of life, of value, of meaning and so on, without encountering a whole history of critical reservations regarding the philosophical usage of such terms (Heidegger’s critiques of value and of existentialism, structuralism’s – and especially Foucault’s – critique of the human, and so on).

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