Review of Therborn’s From Marxism to Post-Marxism?

Göran Therborn is one of the few leading academics and intellectuals of our times whom I have actually met – he was guest of honour at a workshop held at our university concerning Southeast Asian cities within the context of urban studies more broadly. At close range, despite occasionally having to close his eyes owing to the exigencies of travelling from Cambridge (where he holds his chair and had just been awarded an honorary doctorate) to Bangkok, he was very impressive through the broad range of his knowledge, analytical capacity and ability to draw upon examples and ideas from a diverse selection of fields of study.

Read the full review here.


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