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  • n. A form of psychoanalysis addressing perceived shortcomings and oversimplifications in traditional psychoanalysis.


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schizo- +‎ analysis, introduced in 1972 by philosopher Gilles Deleuze and psychoanalyst Félix Guattari in their book Anti-Oedipus.


  • Take, for instance, the bifurcations either production or representation, either flow or stagnation, either schizoanalysis or psychoanalysis.

    Anti-Oedipus vs. The Life Divine

  • Deleuze and Guattari propose to study the immanent use of the synthesis in a “materialist psychoanalysis,” or “schizoanalysis”; by contrast, psychoanalysis is transcendent use of the syntheses, producing five

    Gilles Deleuze

  • For Mesmerism is the potential site of a personally and socially radical psychoanalysis that Mesmer himself commodified, but that will return later, for instance in Gilles Deleuze's and Félix Guattari's schizoanalysis of a body without organs (Deleuze and

    'The Abyss of the Past': Psychoanalysis in Schelling's Ages of the World (1815)

  • A radical critique of capital cannot therefore be accomplished by psychoanalysis, but requires a schizoanalysis “to overturn the theater of representation into the order of desiring-production” (Deleuze


  • I'm confused by the students who want to work with Deleuze and Guattari's schizoanalysis, but then are adamant about not reading Freud or Lacan (I mean,

    The Blogora


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