Deleuze and Merleau-Ponty: An Aesthetics of Difference. / Somers-Hall, Henry.

In: Symposium, the Canadian Journal of Continental Philosophy, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2006, p. 213-222.

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Deleuze and Merleau-Ponty: An Aesthetics of Difference. / Somers-Hall, Henry.

In: Symposium, the Canadian Journal of Continental Philosophy, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2006, p. 213-222.

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Somers-Hall, H 2006, 'Deleuze and Merleau-Ponty: An Aesthetics of Difference', Symposium, the Canadian Journal of Continental Philosophy, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 213-222.

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Somers-Hall, H. (2006). Deleuze and Merleau-Ponty: An Aesthetics of Difference. Symposium, the Canadian Journal of Continental Philosophy, 10(1), 213-222.

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Somers-Hall H. Deleuze and Merleau-Ponty: An Aesthetics of Difference. Symposium, the Canadian Journal of Continental Philosophy. 2006;10(1):213-222.

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Somers-Hall, Henry. / Deleuze and Merleau-Ponty: An Aesthetics of Difference. In: Symposium, the Canadian Journal of Continental Philosophy. 2006 ; Vol. 10, No. 1. pp. 213-222.

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