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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 y© Radical Philosophy Ltd

MARCH/APRIL 1998

Contentscommentary

Science-envy: Sokal, Science and the Police

Bruce Robbins …………………………………………………………………………………… 2ARTICLES

Intersubjectivity and Openness to Change:

Michael Theunissen’s Negative Theology of Time

Chris Thornhill …………………………………………………………………………………… 6

Prequel to the Heidegger Debate: Audry and Sartre

Ian H. Birchall ………………………………………………………………………………….. 19

Philosophizing beyond Philosophy: Walter Benjamin Reviewed

Peter Osborne …………………………………………………………………………………. 28

Mind, Reality and Politics

Andrew Collier ………………………………………………………………………………… 38REVIEWS

Quentin Skinner, Reason and Rhetoric in the Philosophy of HobbesBrian Vickers, ed., Francis Bacon: A Critical Edition of the Major Works

Jonathan Rée ………………………………………………………………………………….. 44

Jodi Dean, ed., Feminism and the New Democracy: Resisting the Political

Anne Seller ……………………………………………………………………………………… 46

Charles E. Reagan, Paul Ricoeur: His Life and His WorkRichard Kearney, ed., Paul Ricoeur: Hermeneutics of Action

Lois McNay …………………………………………………………………………………….. 48

Katharine Conley, Automatic Woman: The Representation of Woman in Surrealism

David Macey ……………………………………………………………………………………. 49

Dwight Furrow, Against Theory: Continental and Analytic Challenges in Moral PhilosophyMichael Dillon, Politics of Security: Towards a Political Philosophy of Continental Thought

Gideon Calder …………………………………………………………………………………. 50

John Brannigan, Ruth Robbins and Julian Wolfreys, eds, Applying: To Derrida

Willy Maley …………………………………………………………………………………….. 52

Dennis Patterson, ed., A Companion to Philosophy of Law and Legal Theory

David Archard ………………………………………………………………………………….. 52NEWS

Women Philosophers and the RAE

Kimberly Hutchings …………………………………………………………………………. 54LETTER

TomHickey ……………………………………………………………………………………… 55Editorial collective

Chris Arthur, Ted Benton, Nadine Cartner,

Andrew Collier, Diana Coole, Peter Dews,

Roy Edgley, Gregory Elliott, Howard Feather, Jean Grimshaw, Kathleen Lennon,

Joseph McCarney, Kevin Magill, Peter Osborne, Stella Sandford, Sean Sayers,

Kate Soper

Issue editor

Joseph McCarney

Reviews editor

Sean Sayers

Contributors bruce robbins

is Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Rutgers University. His books include Secular Vocations: Intellectuals, Professionalism, Culture (Verso, 1993), and he is an editor of the journal Social Text.

Chris thornhill

teaches Critical Theory and German political theory at Kingʼs College, London. His special interests are political theology, hermeneutics and German political philosophy in general.

Ian H. Birchall

is the author of Spectre of Babeuf (Macmillan, 1997).

Peter osborne

is the author of The Politics of Time: Modernity and Avant-Garde (Verso, 1995) and co-editor and contributor to Walter Benjaminʼs Philosophy: Destruction and Experience (Routledge, 1994).

Andrew collier

teaches at the University of Southampton and is the author of Critical Realism (Verso, 1994).

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