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Cooperation and the Personification of things.

One of the mistakes I made in my thesis was that I did not focus on the importance of subsumption in Marx’s account of fetishism or the lack of a sophisticated account of subsumption in Lukacs, Adorno and Lefebvre. Here … Continue reading

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More Notes on Fetishism and Reification.

Another in my continuing series of jottings on why reification and fetishism should not be conflated. This one is triggered by the productive brain storming session I had on the train and by conversations I had last night with some … Continue reading

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Thesis Update.

For those holding their breath, you can exhale. My meeting with my supervisor went well. He suggested I focus on two things: (1) fleshing out the speculative bit at the end where I try to weave together aspects of Marx, … Continue reading

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