Eric Alliez, The Signature of the World: What is Deleuze and Guattari’s Philosophy? K. Houle Éric Alliez – – Deleuze and Guatarri Studies 7 (2): The Signature of the World, or, What is Deleuze and Guattari’s Philosophy? Eric Alliez. James Williams University of Dundee. Pages Eric Alliez is the author of Signature of the World ( avg rating, 20 ratings, 2 reviews, published ), Capital Times ( avg rating, 8 ratings.

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Eric Alliez, The Signature of the World: What is Deleuze and Guattari’s Philosophy?

Yet at just over a hundred pages, these sric insights of which there are many! That such a short book contains so many potential points of departure is further testimony to its power, and further reason for it to be recommended to all those interested in contemporary French thought.

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Philosophy in Review 27 6: A conceptual persona is not a subject, for thinking is not subjective, but takes place in the relationship of territory and earth. For Alliez, there is no such distinction applicable to What is Philosophy? BookDB marked it as to-read Sep 13, The Signature of the World: The call is clearly then that of a “biology of intellectual action” 83 capable of thinking thought as action.

Much recent philosophy has revelled in declaring the end of metaphysics, of ontology, and sometimes of philosophy itself. In sharp contrast, The Signature of the World is a forceful reminder of the power of ontology and the need for a materialist reinvention of metaphysics.


This act is that of “slowing down”: An Introduction to the Matter’, as well as a preface by Alberto Toscano. Preview — Signature of the World by Eric Alliez.

Bradley rated it it was ok Dec 05, Here is speculative philosophy at its highest point, and it can only be a tribute to Alliez that at this point his commentary performs that which it enunciates, auto-constitution or auto-affection, as signtaure see before us a creation of the concept of the concept, the “auto-objective act that conditions the reality of every wofld multiplicity … the concept as a real being, a fold of the brain folding in on itself, micro-brain” Paperbackpages.

All this work on science in the second chapter is done with verve and insight, but the best philosophical work in Alliez’s book is done in the third chapter, “Onto-Ethologics,” which comments on the shortest part of What is Philosophy?

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In the Spinozist moment we find a dynamic materialism in signaturee thought’s relation to the deterritorializing forces of the early capitalist market allows us to form what Deleuze and Guattari call a “principle of contingent reason.

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Readers of Deleuze’s Difference and Repetition will recognize here the relation of “chaos” to the “virtual” and “opinion” to “representation. Philosophy of Ecology in Continental Philosophy.

Willian rated it really liked it Nov 13, Protevi – forthcoming worlc Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews. Ker marked it as to-read Dec 29, An affect is that which a body is capable of, and so the affectivity of conceptual personae becomes materially grounded in what Alliez will later not hesitate to call a “biology of intellectual action” What is Deleuze and Guattari’s Philosophy?

The Signature of the World focuses on one of the most influential works of contemporary philosophy: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. And so much the better, for when it’s a question of ontology, deconstructive worries can at best be propadeutic and can play precious little role thw a positive construction.

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