Anti-Oedipus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia (Penguin Classics)

By Gilles Deleuze, Felix Guattari

An "introduction to the nonfascist lifestyles" (Michel Foucault, from the Preface)

When it first seemed in France, Anti-Oedipus used to be hailed as a masterpiece by way of a few and "a paintings of heretical insanity" by way of others. In it, Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari set forth the subsequent idea: Western society's innate herd intuition has allowed the govt, the media, or even the foundations of economics to use each one person's unwillingness to be bring to a halt from the gang. what is extra, those that be afflicted by psychological issues is probably not insane, yet should be contributors within the purest feel, simply because they're via nature remoted from society. greater than twenty-five years after its unique ebook, Anti-Oedipus nonetheless stands as a arguable contribution to a much-needed discussion at the nature of loose considering.

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