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CONTENTS

Editorial collective
Chris Arthur, Ted Benton, Nadine Cartner,
Andrew Collier, Peter Dews, Roy Edgley,
Gregory Elliott, Howard Feather, Jean
Grimshaw, Kathleen Lennon, Joseph
McCarney, Kevin Magill, Peter Osborne,
Stella Sandford, Sean Sayers, Kate Soper

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PLAYERS: PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING POLITICS AND POLICY
Mandy Merck ………………………………………………………………….. 2

Issue editor
Peter Osborne

ARTICLES

Reviews editor
Sean Sayers

PSYCHOANAL YSIS AS ANTI-HERMENEUTICS
Jean Laplanche ……………………………………………………………… 7

Contributors
Mandy Merck teaches Media Studies at
the University of Sussex. She is the author
of Perversions: Deviant Readings, Virago,
1993.

Jean Laplanche is Director of the Centre
de Recherches en Psychanalyse et
Psychopathologie, University of Paris. His
works include The Language of Psychoanalysis (1967, with J.-B. Pontalis) and
New Foundations for Psychoanalysis
(1987). A new collection of his writings,
Essays on Otherness, will be published by
Routiedge in 1997.

Mark Neocleous teaches in the Department
of Government, Brunei University, London.

His book Administering Civil Society:

Towards a Theory of State Power is
forthcoming from Macmillan this autumn.

Lawrence Venuti is a professor in the
Department of English at Temple
University, Philadelphia. He is the author
of The Translator’s Invisibility: A History
of Translation, Routledge, 1995.

Dylan Evans practises as a psychotherapist
in London. He is the editor of An
Introductory Dictionary of Lacanian
Psychoanalysis, Routledge, 1995.

FRIEND OR ENEMY? READING SCHMITT POLITIC ALL Y
Mark Neocleous …………………………………………………….. ~ …….. 13

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TRANSLATION, PHILOSOPHY, MATERIALISM
Lawrence Venuti ……………………………………………………………. 24
HISTORICISM AND LACANIAN THEORY
Dylan Evans …………………………………………………………………… 35

REVIEWS
John Gray, Enlightenment’s Wake
Marcus Roberts ………………………………………………………………………… 41

Michael Redc1ift and Ted Benton, eds, Social Theory and the Global
Environment
Luke Martell, Ecology and Society
Tim Hayward ……………………………………………………………………………. 44

Harold Bloom, The Western Canon
Bruce Robbins ……………………………………………………………………..••…. 46

Steven Lukes, The Curious Enlightenment of Professor Caritat
David Archard ………………………………………………………………………….. 48

Paul Feyerabend, Killing Time
Joseph McCarney …………………………………………………………………….. 49

Ernest Mandel, Long Waves of Capitalist Development
Ernest Mandel, Trotsky as Alternative
Chris Arthur •…………………………………………………………………………….. 50

Naomi Schor and Elizabeth Weed, eds, The Essential Difference
Kathleen Lennon …………………………………..•…………………………………. 51

Jean-Luc Nancy, The Experience of Freedom
Jean-Luc Nancy, The Birth to Presence
Jane Chamberlain …………………………………………………………………….. 52

Ronald E. Santoni, Bad Faith, Good Faith, and Authenticity in Sartre’s
Early Philosophy
David Macey …………………………………………………..•……………………….. 54

Hilary Putnam, Pragmatism
Jason Gaiger ……………………………………………………………………………. 54

Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, The Spivak Reader
Stephen Morton ……………………………………………..•……………………….. 55

NEWS
Information as Culture or Capital?

Sept/Oct 1996

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Radical Philosophy Ltd

Matthew David ………………………………………………………………. 56

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