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John Gray

John Gray is Emeritus Professor of European Thought at the London School of Economics. His book Seven Types of Atheism was published last year. (December 2019)

‘The Kings’ Cake, Cut at the Congress of Vienna,’ 1815; from Niall Ferguson’s The Square and the Tower, in which he argues that ‘the “cake of kings” could only be cut up with the help of the Rothschilds’ financial network’

Circling the Square

The Square and the Tower: Networks and Power, from the Freemasons to Facebook

by Niall Ferguson

March 22, 2018 issue

Peter Sloterdijk

Blowing Bubbles

Bubbles: Spheres, Volume 1: Microspherology

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Wieland Hoban

Globes: Spheres, Volume 2: Macrospherology

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Wieland Hoban

Foams: Spheres, Volume 3: Plural Spherology

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Wieland Hoban

Rage and Time: A Psychopolitical Investigation

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Mario Wenning

Philosophical Temperaments: From Plato to Foucault

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Thomas Dunlap, with a foreword by Creston Davis

Critique of Cynical Reason

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Michael Eldred, with a foreword by Andreas Huyssen

Stress and Freedom

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Wieland Hoban

You Must Change Your Life: On Anthropotechnics

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Wieland Hoban

In the Shadow of Mount Sinai: A Footnote on the Origins and Changing Forms of Total Membership

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Wieland Hoban

Not Saved: Essays After Heidegger

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Ian Alexander Moore and Christopher Turner

The Aesthetic Imperative: Writings on Art

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Karen Margolis, edited and with an afterword by Peter Weibel

Selected Exaggerations: Conversations and Interviews, 1993–2012

by Peter Sloterdijk, translated from the German by Karen Margolis

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October 12, 2017 issue

La Recoleta Cemetery, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2002

They Won’t Rest in Peace

The Work of the Dead: A Cultural History of Mortal Remains

by Thomas W. Laqueur

Farewell to the World: A History of Suicide

by Marzio Barbagli, translated from the Italian by Lucinda Byatt

June 23, 2016 issue

Children demonstrating in favor of a referendum backing the Good Friday peace agreement, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1998

The Dangers of Democracy

The Confidence Trap: A History of Democracy in Crisis from World War I to the Present

by David Runciman

March 20, 2014 issue

Ray Kurzweil, surrounded by some of the foods he recommends for living a longer life, November 2004

On the Road to Immortality

Transcend: Nine Steps to Living Well Forever

by Ray Kurzweil and Terry Grossman, M.D.

The Singularity Is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology

by Ray Kurzweil

November 24, 2011 issue

A Rescue of Religion

Why Is There Something Rather Than Nothing?: 23 Questions from Great Philosophers

by Leszek Kolakowski, translated from the Polish by Agnieszka Kolakowska

October 9, 2008 issue

Are We Born Moral?

Moral Minds: How Nature Designed Our Universal Sense of Right and Wrong

by Marc D. Hauser

Primates and Philosophers: How Morality Evolved

by Frans de Waal, edited by Stephen Macedo and Josiah Ober

May 10, 2007 issue

The Moving Target

The Age of Fallibility: The Consequences of the War on Terror

by George Soros

October 5, 2006 issue

The Global Delusion

Globalization and Its Enemies

by Daniel Cohen, translated by Jessica B. Baker

How We Compete: What Companies Around the World Are Doing to Make It in Today's Global Economy

by Suzanne Berger and the MIT Industrial Performance Center

End of the Line: The Rise and Coming Fall of the Global Corporation

by Barry C. Lynn

April 27, 2006 issue

The World Is Round

The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century

by Thomas L. Friedman

August 11, 2005 issue

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