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Greek Origins vs. Scholasticism/Monasticism

While working on negation — the topic of my dissertation — I jump eagerly at any mention of the words: negation, negativity, dissemination, denial, no and others.  I trace them in … Continue reading

July 12, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Problem of Temporality for a Materialist Concept of History

“Modern political thought has concentrated its attention on history, and has not elaborated a corresponding concept of time. Even historical materialism has until now neglected to elaborate a concept of … Continue reading

January 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

Response to Steve on economics and the ‘flash crash’

I agree to an extent with Steve’s description of economics in his recent post as being a ‘guess-based pseudo science’ and thought it might be useful to consider briefly what … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 7 Comments