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    Book Review: Slow Looking: The Art and Practice of Learning Through Observation by Shari Tishman

Book Review: Slow Looking: The Art and Practice of Learning Through Observation by Shari Tishman

In Slow Looking: The Art and Practice of Learning Through Observation, Shari Tishman underscores the importance of slow looking. […]

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    Long Read Review: ‘From the Anthropocene to the Anthropo-scene’ by Leslie Sklair

Long Read Review: ‘From the Anthropocene to the Anthropo-scene’ by Leslie Sklair

In recent years, the term ‘Anthropocene’ has travelled from its birthplace in the Earth sciences into the social sciences, […]

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    Book Review: Taking Back Philosophy: A Multicultural Manifesto by Bryan W. Van Norden

Book Review: Taking Back Philosophy: A Multicultural Manifesto by Bryan W. Van Norden

In Taking Back Philosophy: A Multicultural Manifesto, Bryan W. Van Norden challenges the Western and Eurocentric domination of philosophy curricula […]

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    Book Review: Forging the Ideal Educated Girl: The Production of Desirable Subjects in Muslim South Asia by Shenila Khoja-Moolji

Book Review: Forging the Ideal Educated Girl: The Production of Desirable Subjects in Muslim South Asia by Shenila Khoja-Moolji

In Forging the Ideal Educated Girl: The Production of Desirable Subjects in Muslim South Asia, Shenila Khoja-Moolji offers a detailed historical […]

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    Book Review: Unexceptional Politics: On Obstruction, Impasse, and the Impolitic by Emily Apter

Book Review: Unexceptional Politics: On Obstruction, Impasse, and the Impolitic by Emily Apter

In Unexceptional Politics: On Obstruction, Impasse, and the Impolitic, Emily Apter investigates and offers a vocabulary for ‘the microphenomenology of political […]

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    Book Review: On Race: 34 Conversations in a Time of Crisis edited by George Yancy

Book Review: On Race: 34 Conversations in a Time of Crisis edited by George Yancy

In On Race: 34 Conversations in a Time of Crisis, George Yancy brings together scholars to reflect on how race […]

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    Book Review: Posthuman Glossary edited by Rosi Braidotti and Maria Hlavajova

Book Review: Posthuman Glossary edited by Rosi Braidotti and Maria Hlavajova

With Posthuman Glossary, editors Rosi Braidotti and Maria Hlavajova bring together a comprehensive and diverse range of entries that make an […]

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    Book Review: Journey into Europe: Islam, Immigration and Identity by Akbar Ahmed

Book Review: Journey into Europe: Islam, Immigration and Identity by Akbar Ahmed

In Journey into Europe: Islam, Immigration and Identity, Akbar Ahmed scrutinises the experiences of Muslims living in European nations that […]

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    Long Read Review: Utopia from Thomas More to Walter Benjamin by Miguel Abensour

Long Read Review: Utopia from Thomas More to Walter Benjamin by Miguel Abensour

Originally published almost twenty years ago, in Utopia from Thomas More to Walter Benjamin author Miguel Abensour confronts the concept […]

Book Review: Enduring Time by Lisa Baraitser

In Enduring Time, Lisa Baraitser offers a generous and expansive rumination on experiences of time’s suspension – delaying, waiting, […]

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    Book Review: Republic of Islamophobia: The Rise of Respectable Racism in France by Jim Wolfreys

Book Review: Republic of Islamophobia: The Rise of Respectable Racism in France by Jim Wolfreys

In Republic of Islamophobia: The Rise of Respectable Racism in France, Jim Wolfreys describes the emergence of a ‘respectable racism’ against […]

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    Book Review: The Rohingyas: Inside Myanmar’s Genocide by Azeem Ibrahim

Book Review: The Rohingyas: Inside Myanmar’s Genocide by Azeem Ibrahim

This updated edition of The Rohingyas: Inside Myanmar’s Genocide, authored by Azeem Ibrahim, aims to draw further attention to the […]

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    Book Review: Courting Dissolution: Adumbration, Alterity and the Dislocation of Sacrifice from Space to Image by Michael Lent

Book Review: Courting Dissolution: Adumbration, Alterity and the Dislocation of Sacrifice from Space to Image by Michael Lent

In Courting Dissolution: Adumbration, Alterity and the Dislocation of Sacrifice from Space to Image, US artist and researcher Michael Lent explores the […]

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    Book Review: Fragile Conviction: Changing Ideological Landscapes in Urban Kyrgyzstan by Mathijs Pelkmans

Book Review: Fragile Conviction: Changing Ideological Landscapes in Urban Kyrgyzstan by Mathijs Pelkmans

In Fragile Conviction: Changing Ideological Landscapes in Urban Kyrgyzstan, Mathijs Pelkmans offers an ethnography of everyday life in a […]

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