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R a d i c a l p h i l o s o p h y

a j o u r n a l o f s o c i a l i s t a n d f e m i n i s t p h i l o s o p h yPublished by Radical Philosophy Ltd.www.radicalphilosophy.com

SEPTEmbER/OCTObER 2010

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Noir, 2010.

Editorial collective

Claudia Aradau, Mat hew Charles,

David Cunningham, Howard Feather,

Peter Hal ward, Esther Leslie, Stewart Martin, Mark Neocleous, Peter Osborne,

Stel a Sandford, Chris Wilbert

Contributors ross adams

is an architect and writer based in London and is currently completing a PhD at the London Consortium.

Victoria mcneile

is a PhD student in the Department of English and Humanities,

Birkbeck, University of London.

David cunningham

is Principal Lecturer in English Literature and Deputy Director of the Institute for Modern and Contemporary Culture at the University of Westminster.

John krainiauskas

is Reader in Iberian and Latin American Studies, Birkbeck, University of London. His essay on the TV series The Wire, ‘Elasticity of Demand’, appeared in RP 154.

Philip derbyshire

is British Academy Postdoctoral Fel ow in the Department of Iberian and Latin American Studies, Birkbeck,

University of London. His essay on Oscar Masot a appeared in RP 158.

Commentary

Longing for a Greener Present: Neoliberalism and the Eco-city

Ross adams ……………………………………………………………………………………… 2

What’s So Great about ‘Timeless’? Architecture and the Prince,

Again

Victoria mcNeile ………………………………………………………………………………… 8aRTiClES

Capitalist Epics: Abstraction, Totality and the Theory of the Novel

david Cunningham ……………………………………………………………………………11

Noir into History: James Ellroy’s Blood’s a Rover

John Kraniauskas …………………………………………………………………………….. 25

Andeanizing Philosophy: Rodolfo Kusch and Indigenous Thought

Philip derbyshire ……………………………………………………………………………… 34REViEwS

Gerald Raunig, A Thousand Machines: A Concise Philosophy of the Machine as Social Movement

Evan Calder williams ………………………………………………………………………… 43

Jean-Luc Nancy, Identité: Fragments, franchises

david Nowell Smith …………………………………………………………………………. 46

Robert B. Pippin, Hegel’s Practical Philosophy: Rational Agency as Ethical Life

Timothy hall ……………………………………………………………………………………. 49

Nick Nesbit , Universal Emancipation: The Haitian Revolution and the Radical Enlightenment

andrew leak ……………………………………………………………………………………. 51

Sara Ahmed, The Promise of Happiness

Nina Power ………………………………………………………………………………………. 53

Andrea Fumagal i and Sandro Mezzadra, eds, Crisis in the Global Economy: Financial Markets, Social Struggles, and New Political Scenarios

benjamin Noys ……………………………………………………………………………….. 55

Bernard Stiegler, Taking Care of Youth and the Generations

alexander R. Galloway ……………………………………………………………………. 57ChESS NEwS

It Was Better Not To Know

Peter buse ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 59

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