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Brazilian State-Formation: Rethinking Geopolitical Agency

Pedro Salgado // International Relations // Wednesday 15th March 2017 // 1-2pm // Arts C 133

Latin American historical trajectory normally falls in a gap in the fields of International Relations and Historical Sociology. 166 more words

Accounting value for food: Some main issues

This the slides set of the presentation at the Deliberative Process 1 of 2 “Transitions to Sustainable Food Systems”, held in Bristol on January 26th 2017. 12 more words


Review of Democracy Against Capitalism: Renewing Historical Materialism

Reflective self-criticism is, I would argue, an important value and practice to anyone ascribing to intellectual honesty. Confronting the most powerful criticisms of your own position available is the way to test the strength of your own beliefs. 716 more words


The Implications of the New Materialisms for Feminist Epistemology

Frost, S., 2011. The Implications of the New Materialisms for Feminist Epistemology, in: Grasswick, H.E. (Ed.), Feminist Epistemology and Philosophy of Science. Springer Netherlands, Dordrecht, pp. 1,577 more words


Fundamentals of Historical Materialism: The Marxist View of History and Politics

In one of my feminist groups we were just discussing works which present marxist ideas accessibly, and this occurred to me as one of the best examples. 69 more words

Free speech on and off campus: In defense of George Ciccariello-Maher

Yes­ter­day I learned that George Cic­car­i­ello-Ma­h­er, an as­so­ciate pro­fess­or at Drexel Uni­versity in Phil­adelphia, has re­cently come un­der fire for a stu­pid joke he sent out on Twit­ter a couple of days ago. 3,169 more words