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Neil Smith, 1954-2012

by / RP 177 (Jan/Feb 2013) / Obituary

‘Gregarious’, ‘brilliant’, ‘inspiring’, ‘mischievous’, ‘cheeky’, ‘complicated’ and ‘revolutionary’ are all terms used over the years to describe Neil Smith, who has died from liver failure. While the full influence of his legacy on radical social theory, and Marxist spatial theory in particular, remains to be seen, he stands among the most important geographical theorists …


177 Reviews

Books Reviewed:

Tiqqun, Preliminary Materials for a Theory of the Young-Girl

Bruno Bosteels, Marx and Freud in Latin America: Politics, Psychoanalysis and Religion in Times of Terror

Eden Medina, Cybernetic Revolutionaries: Technology and Politics in Allende's Chile

Catherine Malabou, The New Wounded: From Neurosis to Brain Damage

Catherine Malabou, Ontology of the Accident: An Essay on Destructive Plasticity

Frank Ruda, Hegel's Rabble: An Investigation into Hegel's 'Philosophy of Right'

Kari Weil, Thinking Animals: Why Animal Studies Now?

Samantha Hum, Humans and Other Animals: Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Human-Animal Interactions

Albert Atkin, The Philosophy of Race

George Yancy, Look, a White! Philosophical Essays on Whiteness

Ash Amin, Land of Strangers

Lisa Siraganian, Modernism's Other Work: The Art Object's Political Life

Alex Loftus, Everyday Environmentalism: Creating an Urban Political Ecology


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