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    Book Review: The First Marx: A Philosophical Introduction by Douglas Burnham and Peter Lamb

Book Review: The First Marx: A Philosophical Introduction by Douglas Burnham and Peter Lamb

In The First Marx: A Philosophical Introduction, Douglas Burnham and Peter Lamb bring together Marx’s early writings in order to shape […]

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    Book Review: …and forgive them their debts: Lending, Foreclosure and Redemption From Bronze Age Finance to the Jubilee Year by Michael Hudson

Book Review: …and forgive them their debts: Lending, Foreclosure and Redemption From Bronze Age Finance to the Jubilee Year by Michael Hudson

In …and forgive them their debts: Lending, Foreclosure and Redemption From Bronze Age Finance to the Jubilee Year, Michael Hudson offers […]

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    Book Review: British Muslims: New Directions in Islamic Thought, Creativity and Activism by Philip Lewis and Sadek Hamid

Book Review: British Muslims: New Directions in Islamic Thought, Creativity and Activism by Philip Lewis and Sadek Hamid

In British Muslims: New Directions in Islamic Thought, Creativity and Activism, Philip Lewis and Sadek Hamid demonstrate how new generations are […]

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    Book Review: Occult Features of Anarchism, with Attention to the Conspiracy of Kings and the Conspiracy of the Peoples by Erica Laglisse

Book Review: Occult Features of Anarchism, with Attention to the Conspiracy of Kings and the Conspiracy of the Peoples by Erica Laglisse

In Occult Features of Anarchism, with Attention to the Conspiracy of Kings and the Conspiracy of the Peoples, Erica Laglisse challenges […]

Book Review: Global Burnout by Pascal Chabot

In Global Burnout, Pascal Chabot examines the phenomenon of burnout, locating it as a direct result of the spirit […]

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    Book Review: Fictioning: The Myth-Functions of Contemporary Art and Philosophy by David Burrows and Simon O’Sullivan

Book Review: Fictioning: The Myth-Functions of Contemporary Art and Philosophy by David Burrows and Simon O’Sullivan

In Fictioning: The Myth-Functions of Contemporary Art and Philosophy, David Burrows and Simon O’Sullivan define and map instances of the practice […]

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    Book Review: Sensual Excess: Queer Femininity and Brown Jouissance by Amber Jamilla Musser

Book Review: Sensual Excess: Queer Femininity and Brown Jouissance by Amber Jamilla Musser

In Sensual Excess: Queer Femininity and Brown Jouissance, Amber Jamilla Musser confronts the tensions that arise in producing knowledge […]

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    Book Review: An Anthropology of Marxism by Cedric J. Robinson

Book Review: An Anthropology of Marxism by Cedric J. Robinson

In An Anthropology of Marxism, reissued posthumously, Cedric J. Robinson provides a novel lens for deconstructing the work of […]

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    Book Review: Adventures in Theory: A Compact Anthology edited by Calvin Thomas

Book Review: Adventures in Theory: A Compact Anthology edited by Calvin Thomas

In Adventures in Theory: A Compact Anthology, Calvin Thomas offers a new collection of eighteen excerpts of classic books and essays […]

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    Book Review: Reading Wittgenstein with Anscombe: Going on to Ethics by Cora Diamond

Book Review: Reading Wittgenstein with Anscombe: Going on to Ethics by Cora Diamond

In Reading Wittgenstein with Anscombe: Going on to Ethics, Cora Diamond makes the case for (re)reading Ludwig Wittgenstein alongside […]

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    Book Review: Conservative Moments: Reading Conservative Texts edited by Mark Garnett

Book Review: Conservative Moments: Reading Conservative Texts edited by Mark Garnett

In Conservative Moments: Reading Conservative Texts, Mark Garnett brings together essays that reflect on a plethora of figures across […]

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    Book Review: The Constitution of India: A Contextual Analysis by Arun K. Thiruvengadam

Book Review: The Constitution of India: A Contextual Analysis by Arun K. Thiruvengadam

In The Constitution of India: A Contextual Analysis, Arun K. Thiruvengadam provides a concise introduction to the Indian Constitution, with insights […]

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    Book Review: A Political Theory of Post-Truth by Ignas Kalpokas

Book Review: A Political Theory of Post-Truth by Ignas Kalpokas

In A Political Theory of Post-Truth, Ignas Kalpokas offers a nuanced and lucid description of the conditions and content […]

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    Book Review: Distillations: Theory, Ethics, Affect by Mari Ruti

Book Review: Distillations: Theory, Ethics, Affect by Mari Ruti

In Distillations: Theory, Ethics, Affect, Mari Ruti offers a number of concise formulations – or ‘distillations’ – that reflect on the […]

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    Book Review: Vexy Thing: On Gender and Liberation by Imani Perry

Book Review: Vexy Thing: On Gender and Liberation by Imani Perry

In Vexy Thing: On Gender and Liberation, Imani Perry offers a powerful historical analysis of patriarchy and domination that draws on […]

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