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Book Review: Culture by Terry Eagleton

In Culture, literary and cultural critic Terry Eagleton turns his attention to defining and pinpointing the role that culture […]

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    Reading List: 8 Must-Read Books on Religion and the Public Sphere

Reading List: 8 Must-Read Books on Religion and the Public Sphere

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Last month, June 2016, the LSE Religion and the Public Sphere blog launched, exploring the […]

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    Book Review: Muted Modernists: The Struggle over Divine Politics in Saudi Arabia by Madawi Al-Rasheed

Book Review: Muted Modernists: The Struggle over Divine Politics in Saudi Arabia by Madawi Al-Rasheed

In Muted Modernists: The Struggle Over Divine Politics in Saudi Arabia, Madawi Al-Rasheed challenges monolithic understandings of official and […]

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    Book Review: Power Shift: On the New Global Order by Richard Falk

Book Review: Power Shift: On the New Global Order by Richard Falk

In Power Shift: On the New Global Order, Richard Falk examines the challenges and changes to global politics since […]

Book Review: Intoxication by Jean-Luc Nancy

What is the relationship between philosophy, poetry and intoxication and should we expect ‘a sober or drunk discourse’ on […]

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    Book Review: Of Remixology: Ethics and Aesthetics after Remix by David J. Gunkel

Book Review: Of Remixology: Ethics and Aesthetics after Remix by David J. Gunkel

Is remix a revolutionary creative practice or an illegitimate stealing of other people’s work? In Of Remixology, David J. […]

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    Book Review: Finsternis in Deutschland. Was die Deutschen dachten. Interviews einer Engländerin, 1934-1938 [Darkness Over Germany: What the Germans Thought: Interviews of an English Woman, 1934-1938] by Ernestine Amy Buller

Book Review: Finsternis in Deutschland. Was die Deutschen dachten. Interviews einer Engländerin, 1934-1938 [Darkness Over Germany: What the Germans Thought: Interviews of an English Woman, 1934-1938] by Ernestine Amy Buller

Finsternis in Deutschland is the first German translation of Darkness over Germany, Ernestine Amy Buller’s account of interviews undertaken in Germany between […]

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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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