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Political economy of life

Negt and Kluge’s History and Obstinacy
by / RP 190 (Mar/Apr 2015) / Article

The translation of Oskar Negt and Alexander Kluge’s Geschichte und Eigensinn, now finally appearing in English in an edited, shortened version under the title History and Obstinacy, introduces an English-reading public to one of the most eccentric and ambitious books to have emerged from the legacy of the Frankfurt School. [*]


Hunger games

by / RP 184 (Mar/Apr 2014) / Review

George Henderson, Value in Marx: The Persistence of Value in a More-than-Capitalist World, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis and London, 2013. xxv + 171 pp., £50.50 hb., £17.00 pb., 978 0 81668 095 5 hb., 978 0 81668 096 2 pb.

Henderson’s intention in this book is ‘to explore what can be thought of as …


184 Reviews

Neil Davidson, How Revolutionary Were the Bourgeois Revolutions?
Alain Badiou, Cinema
George Henderson, Value in Marx: The Persistence of Value in a More-Than-Capitalist World
Rosi Braidotti, The Posthuman
David Kilcullen, Out of the Mountains: The Coming Age of the Urban Guerrilla
Lydia H. Liu, Rebecca E. Karl and Dorothy Ko, eds, The Birth of Chinese Feminism: Essential Texts in Transnational Theory
Federico Campagna, The Last Night: Atheism, Anti-work and Adventure
Gyanedra Pandey, A History of Prejudice: Race, Caste, and Difference in India and the United States
Peter K.J. Park, Africa, Asia, and the History of Philosophy: Racism in the Formation of the Philosophical Canon, 1780–1830
Gilbert Achcar, Marxism, Orientalism, Cosmopolitanism


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The absolute artwork meets the absolute commodity

by / RP 146 (Nov/Dec 2007) / Article


An aesthetic education against aesthetic education

Dossier: documenta 12 magazines project


by / RP 141 (Jan/Feb 2007) / Article, documenta 12 magazines project, Dossier

Documenta 12ʼs commitment to the question of what is to be done in education is to be welcomed from an institution that has sought to sustain itself as an autonomous cultural realm, a public sphere, in the face of its fabulous state sponsorship and relations to the art market. The articulation of the question in …


W.G. Sebald and the modern art of memory

by / RP 132 (Jul/Aug 2005) / Article


131 Reviews

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Jacques Rancière, The Politics of Aesthetics: The Distribution of the Sensible Alain Badiou, Handbook of Inaesthetics Stewart Martin

Jacques Rancière, The Philosopher and His Poor Mark Neocleous

Andrew Feenberg, Heidegger and Marcuse: The Catastrophe and Redemption of History Drew Milne

Eli Zaretsky, Secrets of the Soul: A Social and Cultural History of Psychoanalysis Stephen Frosh


Politics, Subjectivity, Event: A Workshop with Antonio Negri on his book Time for Revolution, Birkbeck College, University of London, 25 June; Antonio Negri in Conversation, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, 26 June

by / RP 127 (Sep/Oct 2004) / Conference Report


127 Reviews

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Luciana Parisi, Abstract Sex: Philosophy, Bio-technology and the Mutations of Desire Mario Perniola, The Sex Appeal of the Inorganic: Philosophies of Desire in the Modern World Stella Sandford

Manfred Frank, The Philosophical Foundations of Early German Romanticism Frederick C. Beiser, The Romantic Imperative: The Concept of Early German Romanticism Stewart Martin

David M. Kaplan, ed., …


A new world art?

Documenting Documenta 11
by / RP 122 (Nov/Dec 2003) / Article


121 Reviews

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Jacques Derrida, Without Alibi Philip Derbyshire

Bernard Williams, Truth and Truthfulness: An Essay in Genealogy Alessandra Tanesini

Jean-Jacques Lecercle, Deleuze and Language Alberto Toscano

Dieter Freundlieb, Dieter Henrich and Contemporary Philosophy:The Return to Subjectivity Stewart Martin

Timothy Bewes, Reification, or the Anxiety of Late Capitalism Timothy Hall

Manuel DeLanda, Intensive Science and Virtual Philosophy Andrew …


118 Reviews

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Daniel Bensaïd, Marx for Our Times: Adventures and Misadventures of a Critique Stewart Martin

Wendy Cealey Harrison and John Hood-Williams, Beyond Sex and Gender Stella Sandford

Val Plumwood, Environmental Culture: The Ecological Crisis of Reason Ted Benton

Conor Cunningham, Genealogy of Nihilism: Philosophies of Nothing and the Difference of Theology Ray Brassier

Howard Caygill, Levinas …


Return(s) to Marx? Institut français and Tate Modern, London, 31 May–1 June 2002

by / RP 115 (Sep/Oct 2002) / Conference Report


Hegemony and Socialist Strategy, Tate Modern, London, 3 June 2001

by / RP 108 (Jul/Aug 2001) / Conference Report


106 Reviews

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Alain Badiou, Manifesto for Philosophy Stewart Martin

Randy Thornhill and Craig Palmer, A Natural History of Rape Lynne Segal

Diana Coole, Negativity and Politics: Dionysus and Dialectics from Kant to Poststructuralism Jonathan Joseph

Paul Patton, Deleuze and the Political Nathan Widder

Ian Buchanan, Michel de Certeau: Cultural Theorist Ben Highmore

Joseph McCarney, Hegel on History Jane Chamberlain

Samuel C. Wheeler III, Deconstruction …


100 Reviews

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Ben Rogers, A.J. Ayer: A Life Kevin Magill

Daryl Koehn, Rethinking Feminist Ethics: Care, Trust and Empathy Janna Thompson, Discourse and Knowledge: Defence of a Collectivist Ethics Sabina Lovibond

Warren Breckman, Marx, The Young Hegelians and the Origins of Radical Social Theory: Dethroning the Self Joseph McCarney

Marian Hobson, Jacques Derrida: Opening Lines Willy Maley


99 Reviews

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Rachel Blau DuPlessis and Ann Snitow, eds, The Feminist Memoir Project: Voices from Womenʼs Liberation Sheila Rowbotham, Threads Through Time: Writings on History and Autobiography Tonya Blowers

Bruce Robbins, Feeling Global: Internationalism in Distress Pheng Cheah and Bruce Robbins, eds, Cosmopolitics: Thinking and Feeling Beyond the Nation John Kraniauskas

Simon Critchley, Ethics–Politics–Subjectivity: Essays on Derrida, …


Annual Conference of the Hegel Society of Great Britain, 6–8 September 1999, Oxford; Annual Conference of the Society for European Philosophy, 8–10 September 1999, Cambridge

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Empire and I: Terra Incognita, Pitshanger Manor and Gallery, London, 22 January–13 March 1999

by / RP 095 (May/Jun 1999) / Conference Report


89 Reviews

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Jane Gallop, Feminist Accused of Sexual Harassment Peter Benson

Amitai Etzioni, The New Golden Rule: Community and Morality in a Democratic Society Finn Bowring

Theodor W. Adorno, Aesthetic Theory Stewart Martin

Christine M. Korsgaard, The Sources of Normativity Meena Dhanda

Antonio Gramsci, Prison Notebooks Volume 2 Roger Simon

Emmanuel Levinas, Proper Names Marianna Papastephanou

Mark …