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    Book Review: In Praise of Forgetting: Historical Memory and its Ironies by David Rieff

Book Review: In Praise of Forgetting: Historical Memory and its Ironies by David Rieff

Does remembering the past help us to learn from its lessons – or might it, in fact, be more […]

Book Review: Foucault With Marx by Jacques Bidet

In Foucault with Marx, Jacques Bidet seeks to synthesise the theories of these two formidable thinkers. This is a […]

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    Book Review: Foucault’s Political Challenge: From Hegemony to Truth by Henrik Paul Bang

Book Review: Foucault’s Political Challenge: From Hegemony to Truth by Henrik Paul Bang

If the relationship between people and politicians seems marked by a sense of perpetual distrust, how can truth and freedom […]

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    Book Review: Lines of Flight: For Another World of Possibilities by Félix Guattari

Book Review: Lines of Flight: For Another World of Possibilities by Félix Guattari

Lines of Flight: For Another World of Possibilities offers an early but newly-translated text by Félix Guattari that contributes to […]

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    Book Review: Knowledge and Ethics in Anthropology: Obligations and Requirements edited by Lisette Josephides

Book Review: Knowledge and Ethics in Anthropology: Obligations and Requirements edited by Lisette Josephides

Inspired by the work of British anthropologist Marilyn Strathern, Knowledge and Ethics in Anthropology: Obligations and Requirements, edited by […]

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    Book Review: Unruly Equality: US Anarchism in the 20th Century by Andrew Cornell

Book Review: Unruly Equality: US Anarchism in the 20th Century by Andrew Cornell

In Unruly Equality: US Anarchism in the 20th Century, Andrew Cornell traces a prehistory of the contemporary anarchist movement in the […]

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    Book Review: Pragmatic Humanism: On the Nature and Value of Sociological Knowledge by Marcus Morgan

Book Review: Pragmatic Humanism: On the Nature and Value of Sociological Knowledge by Marcus Morgan

In Pragmatic Humanism: On the Nature and Value of Sociological Knowledge, Marcus Morgan positions sociology not as a science […]

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    Book Review: Benign Violence: Education In and Beyond the Age of Reason by Ansgar Allen

Book Review: Benign Violence: Education In and Beyond the Age of Reason by Ansgar Allen

In Benign Violence: Education In and Beyond the Age of Reason, Ansgar Allen challenges the view that education is, […]

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    Book Review: Collateral Damage: A Candid History of a Peculiar Form of Death by Frederik Rosén

Book Review: Collateral Damage: A Candid History of a Peculiar Form of Death by Frederik Rosén

As the notion of ‘collateral damage’ – or the unintentional yet foreseen killing of civilians in war – has come to […]

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    The Materiality of Research: ‘Textual Autopoiesis: Extending Minds and Selves’ by Miranda Anderson

The Materiality of Research: ‘Textual Autopoiesis: Extending Minds and Selves’ by Miranda Anderson

In this feature essay, Miranda Anderson reflects on how notions of the mind and the self, and the key role […]

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    Book Review: Fractured Identities: Changing Patterns of Inequality by Harriet Bradley (2nd Edition)

Book Review: Fractured Identities: Changing Patterns of Inequality by Harriet Bradley (2nd Edition)

With inequality one of the pressing concerns of the contemporary moment, a new edition of Fractured Identities: Changing Patterns of […]

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    Book Review: The Language Animal: The Full Shape of the Human Linguistic Capacity by Charles Taylor

Book Review: The Language Animal: The Full Shape of the Human Linguistic Capacity by Charles Taylor

In The Language Animal: The Full Shape of the Human Linguistic Capacity, seminal philosopher Charles Taylor examines the central role […]

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    Book Review: Religion, Gender and Citizenship: Women of Faith, Gender Equality and Feminism by Line Nyhagen and Beatrice Halsaa

Book Review: Religion, Gender and Citizenship: Women of Faith, Gender Equality and Feminism by Line Nyhagen and Beatrice Halsaa

In Religion, Gender and Citizenship: Women of Faith, Gender Equality and Feminism,  Line Nyhagen and Beatrice Halsaa explore lived experiences […]

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    Book Review: The Trouble with Pleasure: Deleuze and Psychoanalysis by Aaron Schuster

Book Review: The Trouble with Pleasure: Deleuze and Psychoanalysis by Aaron Schuster

In The Trouble with Pleasure: Deleuze and Psychoanalysis, Aaron Schuster explores Gilles Deleuze’s complex relationship with psychoanalysis, in particular […]

Book Review: The Philosophy of Design by Glenn Parsons

In The Philosophy of Design, Glenn Parsons provides a well-structured discussion of the philosophy of design, drawing upon his […]

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