Take that, Frankfurtists

Anita Chari, A Political Economy of the Senses: Neoliberalism, Reification, Critique, Columbia University Press, New York, 2015. 284 pp., £67.00 hb., £22.00 pb., 978 0 23117 388 9 hb., 978 0 23117 389 6 pb. According to Anita Chari’s compelling and impressive new book, neoliberalism requires a ‘reconstruction’ of Georg Lukács’s concept of reification: first, […]

A transition period…

Dear subscribers, As an independently-published journal which has for many years had to outsource the management of its subscription system, we’re excited to be bringing all of that in house at the moment – our databases, subscriber support and payment processes. Not only should this give us more control and flexibility over the publishing process, […]

Gemeinspruch: On Transdisciplinarity in Education Theory

Review | RP183 Gert Biesta, Julie Allan and Richard Edwards, eds, Making a Difference in Theory: The Theory Question in Education and the Education Question in Theory, Routledge, London and New York, 2014. 232 pp., £85.00 hb., 978 0 41565 694 8. One element of the reforms of English higher education that has received less attention than […]

Do the monster mash

Review | RP185 David McNally, Monsters of the Market: Zombies, Vampires and Global Capitalism, Historical Materialism and Haymarket Books, Chicago, 2012. 296 pp., £20.00 pb., 978 1 60846 233 9. It is no longer necessary to begin, as it might have been ten years ago, by pointing out that we live in Gothic times, and going on to detail […]

Free Preview: The monster and the police

Read the mobile edition of radical philosophy on your iDevice or Android mobile with the Exact Editions Radical Philosophy app.  To promote our mobile edition we have made the full version of Mark Neocleous’ article ‘The monster and the police: Dexter to Hobbes’ available as a free preview in the mobile edition of rp 185 (May/June 2014). To view […]

The Great University Gamble Promotional Code

RP Subscribers: Radical Philosophy and independent progressive publisher Pluto Press are happy to offer a promotional discount to all our Full subscribers for The Great University Gamble by Andrew McGettigan. Andrew has been a regular contributor to Radical Philosophy, writing in recent issues on the changes to Higher Education in England and Wales. To redeem this 25% promotional discount on The Great University […]

Subscriber Offer on The Great University Gamble

Radical Philosophy and independent progressive publisher Pluto Press are happy to offer a promotional discount to all our Full subscribers for The Great University Gamble by Andrew McGettigan. Andrew has been a regular contributor to Radical Philosophy, writing in recent issues on the changes to Higher Education in England and Wales. To celebrate the launch of Andrew’s […]

DOSSIER: Bachelard and the Concept of Problematic

This dossier is the result of discussion following Patrice Maniglier’s contribution to ‘The Concept of Problem’, the second day of the first Workshop in the AHRC-funded research project, ‘Transdisciplinarity and the Humanities: Problems, Methods, Histories, Concepts’, organized by the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy, at Dorich House, Kingston University London, 25–26 January 2012. […]

CRMEP Transdisciplinarity Workshop

Date: 17th and 18th May 2012, 10:00 to 18:00 Location: 17th May: Bolivar Hall, 54 Grafton Way, London WC1. 18th May: Large Common Room, Goodenough College, Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N. Transdisciplinary Problematics: Anti-Humanism and Gender Studies This two-day workshop will examine the notion of a transdisciplinary problematic, via the cases of anti-humanism and gender studies. The […]