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Forms in the Abyss: A Philosophical Bridge between Sartre and Derrida

Steve Martinot, Forms in the Abyss: A Philosophical Bridge between Sartre and Derrida (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2006). Considering that both Sartre and Derrida are known as icons of twentieth-century philosophy, one would reasonably expect to find a voluminous body … Continue reading

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Socialist Joy in the Writing of Langston Hughes

Jonathan Scott, Socialist Joy in the Writing of Langston Hughes (Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2006). This book, the latest addition to the substantial body of Hughes scholarship, is different from previous critical studies. In Socialist Joy, Scott crafts the … Continue reading

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Left Turn: Forging a New Political Future

Stanley Aronowitz, Left Turn: Forging a New Political Future (Boulder: Paradigm Publishers, 2006) Stanley Aronowitz is distinguished, among other things, as an intellectual link between the many historical, political and ideological incarnations of the U.S. left. In Left Turn, he … Continue reading

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Hugo Chávez: Oil, Politics and the Challenge to the U.S.

Nikolas Kozloff, Hugo Chávez: Oil, Politics and the Challenge to the U.S. (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006). While Hugo Chávez has yet to define the “socialism for the twenty-first century” that he has vowed to create in Venezuela and enable … Continue reading

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Overcoming Zionism: Creating a Single Democratic State in Israel/Palestine

Joel Kovel, Overcoming Zionism: Creating a Single Democratic State in Israel/Palestine (London and Ann Arbor: Pluto Press, 2007). Joel Kovel has given us an impressive and important book. Its first printing sold out without a single review, major or otherwise. … Continue reading

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Forms in the Abyss: A Philosophical Bridge between Sartre and Derrida

Steve Martinot, Forms in the Abyss: A Philosophical Bridge between Sartre and Derrida (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2006). Considering that both Sartre and Derrida are known as icons of twentieth-century philosophy, one would reasonably expect to find a voluminous body … Continue reading

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Socialist Joy in the Writing of Langston Hughes

Jonathan Scott, Socialist Joy in the Writing of Langston Hughes (Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2006). This book, the latest addition to the substantial body of Hughes scholarship, is different from previous critical studies. In Socialist Joy, Scott crafts the … Continue reading

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Left Turn: Forging a New Political Future

Stanley Aronowitz, Left Turn: Forging a New Political Future (Boulder: Paradigm Publishers, 2006) Stanley Aronowitz is distinguished, among other things, as an intellectual link between the many historical, political and ideological incarnations of the U.S. left. In Left Turn, he … Continue reading

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Hugo Chávez: Oil, Politics and the Challenge to the U.S.

Nikolas Kozloff, Hugo Chávez: Oil, Politics and the Challenge to the U.S. (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006). While Hugo Chávez has yet to define the “socialism for the twenty-first century” that he has vowed to create in Venezuela and enable … Continue reading

Posted in 45, Volume 21, No. 3 | Leave a comment

Overcoming Zionism: Creating a Single Democratic State in Israel/Palestine

Joel Kovel, Overcoming Zionism: Creating a Single Democratic State in Israel/Palestine (London and Ann Arbor: Pluto Press, 2007). Joel Kovel has given us an impressive and important book. Its first printing sold out without a single review, major or otherwise. … Continue reading

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