Category: Responses

Ralph Schroeder responds to to Volker H. Schmidt

Posted on May 20th, 2015 by TCS

Age of Limits- Social Theory for the 21st Century

A response to Volker H. Schmidt’s ‘Breakthrough of Global Modernity’   Ralph Schroeder In his Thinkpiece ‘Breakthrough of Global Modernity’, … read more

David Theo Goldberg on Wallcraft: The Politics of Walling

Posted on February 27th, 2015 by TCS

Photograph of a Banksy graffiti at the Israeli West Bank barrier in Bethlehem. Markus Ortner, photographer

In this website supplement to the TCS special section on the Urban Problematic II (TCS 31.7-8, Dec 2014), David Theo Goldberg … read more

Mashup: New representations of the city

Posted on February 25th, 2015 by TCS

Fig 1. City as Stage. Andriko Lozowy (2011).

Mashup: New representations of the city By Rob Shields and Andriko Lozowy In this website supplement to the TCS special … read more

Richard G. Smith on Satellites and Cities from Space

Posted on January 28th, 2015 by TCS

Palm Island Resort, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Source NASA

In this website supplement to the TCS special section on the Urban Problematic II (TCS 31.7-8, Dec 2014), Richard G. … read more

Ulrich Beck and Japan

Posted on January 23rd, 2015 by TCS

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Ulrich Beck and Japan By Kiyoshi Abe School of Sociology Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan It is apparent that one of … read more

Scott Lash remembers Ulrich Beck

Posted on January 12th, 2015 by TCS

Ulrich Beck (1944-2015). Wikimedia commons. Public domain.

I first encountered Ulrich Beck as a (superannuated) post-doc. I was a Humboldt Stipendiat in Berlin, in 1987, and heard … read more

Yuk Hui on Anne Fagot-Largeault and Simondon

Posted on June 26th, 2014 by TCS

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In this commentary piece, Yuk Hui responds to Thierry Bardini’s interview with Anne Fagot-Largeault on Simondon in the current issue … read more

Joanna Latimer on Wolfe, Barad and Posthuman Ethics

Posted on June 4th, 2014 by TCS

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In this commentary piece, Joanna Latimer responds to Florence Chiew’s TCS article ‘Posthuman Ethics with Cary Wolfe and Karen Barad: … read more

Thinking Historically About Neoliberalism: Nick Gane’s response to Will Davies

Posted on May 28th, 2014 by TCS

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Thinking Historically About Neoliberalism: a response to Will Davies Nicholas Gane In 1971, Michel Foucault wrote a short polemic, entitled … read more

Will Davies responds to Nicholas Gane’s ‘The Emergence of Neoliberalism’

Posted on February 21st, 2014 by TCS

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A response to Nicholas Gane’s ‘The Emergence of Neoliberalism’ Both the quality and the quantity of recent historical scholarship on … read more