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Contributor Archive: Jean-Jacques Lecercle

196 Reviews

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Paolo Virno, When the Word Becomes Flesh: Language and Human Nature

Jean-Jacques Lecercle

Giorgio Agamben, Stasis: Civil War as a Political Paradigm

Michel Foucault, The Punitive Society: Lectures at the Collège de France, 1972–1973

Michel Foucault, Théories et institutions pénales. Cours au Collège de France

Claudia Aradau

Quentin Meillassoux, Science Fiction and Extro-Science Fiction

Mark …


Oxymoron

by / RP 196 (Mar/Apr 2016) / Review

Paolo Virno, When the Word Becomes Flesh: Language and Human Nature, trans. Giuseppina Mecchia, Semiotext(e), South Pasadena CA, 2015. 264 pp., £12.95 pb., 978 1 58435 094 1.

In Paolo Virno’s previous book, A Grammar of Multitude, grammar – in other words, the philosophy of language – played second fiddle to the multitude – in …


155 Reviews

by , , , , and / RP 155 (May/Jun 2009) / Reviews

Patrick Barrett, Daniel Chavez and César Rodríguez-Garavito, eds, The New Latin American Left: Utopia Reborn Jon Beasley-Murray

Dayan Jayatilleka, Fidel’s Ethics of Violence: The Moral Dimension of the Political Thought of Fidel Castro Nathan Coombs

Christian Marazzi, Capital and Language: From the New Economy to the War Economy Jean-Jacques Lecercle

Emmanuel Chukwudi Eze, On Reason: Rationality in …


125 Reviews

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Gilbert Achcar, The Clash of Barbarisms: September 11 and the Making of the New World Disorder Verna V. Gehring, ed., War after September 11 Stanley Hauerwas and Frank Lentricchia, eds, Dissent from the Homeland: Essays after September 11 Alain Joxe, Empire of Disorder Martin Ryle

Peter Hallward, Badiou: A Subject to Truth Jean-Jacques Lecercle

Charity …


109 Reviews

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Ted Honderich, Philosopher: A Kind of Life David Macey

Peter Osborne, Philosophy in Cultural Theory Jean-Jacques Lecercle

Will Kymlicka, Politics in the Vernacular: Nationalism, Multiculturalism and Citizenship Alessandra Tanesini

Benjamin H.D. Buchloh, Neo-Avant-garde and Culture Industry: Essays on European and American Art from 1955 to 1975 Andrew Fisher

Stella Sandford, The Metaphysics of Love: Gender …


102 Reviews

by , , , , , and / RP 102 (Jul/Aug 2000) / Reviews

Simon Glendinning, ed., The Edinburgh Encyclopedia of Continental Philosophy Stella Sandford

Jean Laplanche, Essays on Otherness David Macey

Alasdair MacIntyre, Dependent Rational Animals: Why Human Beings Need the Virtues Stuart Hampshire, Justice is Conflict Sean Sayers

Penelope Deutscher and Kelly Oliver, eds, Enigmas: Essays on Sarah Kofman Jean-Jacques Lecercle

Max Blechman, ed., Revolutionary Romanticism Matthew …


98 Reviews

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Peter Coates, Nature: Western Attitudes since Ancient Times Tim Hayward, Political Theory and Ecological Values Kate Soper

Jan Golinski, Making Knowledge Natural: Constructivism and the History of Science Roger Harris

Morris Dickstein, ed., The Revival of Pragmatism: New Essays on Social Thought, Law and Culture Stephen Mulhall

Perry Anderson, The Origins of Postmodernity Harry Harootunian


Cantor, Lacan, Mao, Beckett, meme combat

The philosophy of Alain Badiou
by / RP 093 (Jan/Feb 1999) / Article


87 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , and / RP 087 (Jan/Feb 1998) / Reviews

Tim Crane, The Mechanical Mind Frank Jackson and David Braddon Mitchell, Philosophy of Mind and Cognition Jaegwon Kim, Philosophy of Mind Georges Rey, Contemporary Philosophy of Mind Galen Strawson, Mental Reality David J. Chalmers, The Conscious Mind: In Search of a Fundamental Theory Gregory McCulloch, The Mind and Its World Ian Hacking, Rewriting the Soul: …


83 Reviews

by , , , , , , and / RP 083 (May/Jun 1997) / Reviews

Michael J. Sandel, Democracyʼs Discontent Avishai Margalit, The Decent Society David Archard

John R. Searle, The Construction of Social Reality Kevin Magill

John Keane, Reflections on Violence Anthony Arblaster

Kevin Anderson, Lenin, Hegel and Western Marxism Michael Löwy

Richard J. Bernstein, Hannah Arendt and the Jewish Question Anne Seller

Maurice Blanchot, The Most High Julian …


75 Reviews

by , , , , , , , and / RP 075 (Jan/Feb 1996) / Reviews

Michael Weston, Kierkegaard and Modern Continental Philosophy Peter Fenves, ‘Chatter’: Language and History in Kierkegaard Jonathan Rée

Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari, What is Philosophy? Constantin V. Boundas and Dorothea Olkowski, eds., Gilles Deleuze and the Theater of Philosophy Jean-Jacques Lecercle

Robert Brenner, Merchants and Revolution Charles Tilly, European Revolutions, 1492-1992 Noel Parker

Sandra Harding, ed., …


71 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , and / RP 071 (May/Jun 1995) / Reviews

Jon Elster and Rune Slagstad, eds., Constitutionalism and Democracy Anthony Bamett, Caroline Ellis and Paul Hirst, eds., Debating the Constitution Paul Hirst, Associative Democracy Tony Benn and Andrew Hood, Common Sense: A New Constitution for Britain David Archard

Judith Butler, Bodies That Matter: On the Discursive Limits of ‘Sex’ Carol Watts

Robert Gildea, The Past …


69 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , and / RP 069 (Jan/Feb 1995) / Reviews

Roy Bhaskar, Dialectic Andrew Collier

Lutz Niethammer (in collaboration with Dirk Van Laak), Posthistoire Joseph McCarney

Chantal Mouffe, The Return of the Political Judith Squires

Genevieve Lloyd, Being in Time Jean Grimshaw

Tzvetan Todorov, On Human Diversity Jean-Jacques Lecercle

John Shotter, Cultural Politics of Everyday Life David Glover

Judith Squires, ed., Principled Positions Tim Jordan


65 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , , , , , and / RP 065 (Autumn 1993) / Reviews

John Rajchman, Truth and Eros Jana Sawicki, Disciplining Foucault Samuel Weber, Return to Freud David Macey

James Fishkin, The Dialogue of Justice Barbara Goodwin, Justice by Lottery Klaus Scherer, ed., Justice: Interdisciplinary Perspectives Philippe van Parijs, ed., Arguing for Basic Income David Archard

Pervez Hoodbhoy, Islam and Science James Maffie

Brian Medlin, Human Nature Human …


64 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , , , , , , and / RP 064 (Summer 1993) / Reviews

Jean-François Lyotard, The Inhuman: Reflections on Time Norbert Elias, Time: An Essay Peter Osborne

Stephen Mulhall and Adam Swift, Liberals and Communitarians Richard Bellamy, Liberalism and Modern Society: an Historical Argument David Archard

Simon Critchley, The Ethics of Deconstruction: Derrida and Levinas William Large

Stephen Houlgate, Freedom, Truth and History: An Introduction to Hegel’s Philosophy


61 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , and / RP 061 (Summer 1992) / Reviews

Bernard Harrison, Inconvenient Fictions: Literature and the Limits of Theory Genevieve Lloyd

Len Doyal and lan Gough, A Theory of Human Need Roger Harris

Gregor McLennan, Marxism, Pluralism and Beyond Kevin Magill

Krishnan Kumar, Utopianism Ruth Levitas, The Concept of Utopia Ernst Bloch, Heritage of Our Times Vincent Geoghegan

Ellie Ragland Sullivan and Mark Bracher, …


60 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , , , , , , and / RP 060 (Spring 1992) / Reviews

Kate Soper, Troubled Pleasures: Writings on Politics, Gender and Hedonism Peter Osborne, ed., Socialism and the Limits of Liberalism Dave Archard

Richard Rorty, Objectivity, Relativism and Truth and Essays on Heidegger and Others, Philosophical Papers, Vols. I and II Kate Soper

Terry Eagleton, Ideology: An Introduction Richard Rorty

Gary Saul Morson and Caryl Emerson, Mikhail Bakhtin: Creation of …


59 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , , , , , , and / RP 059 (Autumn 1991) / Reviews

Alan J. Friedman and Carol C. Donley, Einstein as Myth and Muse Jonathan Powers

Mike S. Dufrenne, In the Presence of the Sensuous Matthew Rampley

Louis Althusser, Philosophy and the Spontaneous Philosophy of The Scientists and Other Essays Alison Assiter, Althusser and Feminism Andrew Collier, Scientific Realism and Socialist Thought Ted Benton

Andrew Benjamin, Translation …


57 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , , , , , , and / RP 057 (Spring 1991) / Reviews

Andrew Collier, Socialist Reasoning: An Inquiry into the Political Philosophy of Scientific Socialism Maurice Cowling, Mill and Liberalism, Second Edition Milton Fisk, The State and Justice: An Essay in Political Theory Carol G. Gould, Rethinking Democracy: Freedom and social cooperation in politics, economy and society Will Kymlicka, Liberalism, Community and Culture Ellen Frankel Paul, Fred …


53 Reviews

by , , , , , and / RP 053 (Autumn 1989) / Reviews

David Macey, Lacan in Contexts Jean-Jacques Lecercle

Joel Kovel, White Racism: a Psychohistory Martin Barker

Irene Diamond and Lee Quinby, eds., Feminism and Foucault: Reflections on Resistance Ute Berns

Cathy Urwin and John Hood-Williams, eds., Child Psychotherapy, War and the Normal Child: Selected Papers of Margaret Lowenfeld David Macey

Hiroshi Uchida, Marx’s Grundrisse and Hegel’s …