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The immanence that perpetuatesintensity to the limits of the socius places axioms in a development that on the one hand, is presently breaking up mandates of political reterritorialization, while on the other, is manufacturing the velocity to produce a price index for all production of commodity and desire so that: Money becomes the general equivalent for rendering the outside peoples, their riches ('products), and their poverty ('needs'), determin(ing) buy [ ] they thus the which with goods commensurable ...

469; emphasisadded). Axiomatics: The Apparatus of Capitalism 36 " the capitalist market. Minoritarian desiring-production becomesthe locus core of for heterogeneous,antisystemic interactions. The minor functions as the desiring sequencethat the Centre fails to appropriateinto its surplus-productivity. By placing desiring-production to a peripheral zone, the high-level control structures that fail to re-axiomatizeminoritarian the capital of surplus-production of perpetuate circuit flows of desire.

The dynamic of capital is to expand to the limits on a futural scale as opposed to the past. For example, banks operate on forms of debt (credit or'loans) that'push capital and futural dimension based upon absolute speculation. The rate of profit in being geared toward debt (futural) is the schizophrenic turning point of capitalism. The more the decoded flows enter into a central axiomatic, the more they tend to escape to the periphery, to present problems that the axiomatic is incapable of resolving or controlling (even by adding special axioms for the periphery) (Deleuze & Guattari, ATP, p.

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