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The New Left evaluate is a bimonthly political journal masking international politics, financial system, and tradition. It used to be demonstrated in 1960. In 2003, the journal ranked twelfth via influence issue on an inventory of the pinnacle 20 political technological know-how journals on this planet. in line with the magazine quotation reviews, the magazine has a 2012 impression issue of 1.485, rating it twenty fifth out of 157 journals within the type "Political Science"and tenth out of ninety two journals within the classification "Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary".

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A 160-page magazine released each months from London, New Left evaluation analyses international politics, the worldwide financial system, country powers and protest routine; modern social idea, historical past and philosophy; cinema, literature, heterodox artwork and aesthetics. It runs a typical e-book overview part and includes interviews, essays, topical reviews and signed editorials on political problems with the day. ‘Brief heritage of recent Left Review’ supplies an account of NLR’s political and highbrow trajectory considering its release in 1960.

The NLR on-line Archive comprises the whole textual content of all articles released when you consider that 1960; the entire index may be searched through writer, identify, topic or factor quantity. the total NLR Index 1960-2010 comes in print and will be bought right here. Subscribers to the print variation get unfastened entry to the full on-line archive; or 3 articles from every one new factor can be found loose on-line. if you want to join NLR, you could make the most of distinct deals via subscribing on-line, or touch the Subscriptions Director below.

NLR can also be released in Spanish, and chosen articles are available Greek, Italian, Korean, Portuguese and Turkish.

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Volodymyr Ishchenko: Ukraine's Fractures

Antecedents and aftershocks of the Maidan protests. A Ukrainian sociologist discusses the riven political and ideological panorama laid naked through the autumn of Yanukovych, and the tensions being stoked within the country’s east through Russian interference and Kiev’s ongoing army assault.

Wolfgang Streeck: How Will Capitalism End?

Its challengers it appears vanquished, the most danger to capitalism may perhaps now come from problems that lurk in the approach itself. Wolfgang Streeck diagnoses its obstacle indicators, from chronic stagnation to international anarchy, and asks what lies in shop as they multiply.

Aminata Traoré, Boubacar Boris Diop: African Impostures

Exchanges among West African intellectuals amidst the most recent French incursion within the quarter, this time on Malian soil. The recurrent delusions of humanitarian war, and persisted submission of neighborhood elites to Paris.

Sean Starrs: The Chimera of world Convergence

Has the increase of the BRICs weakened the West’s grip on middle sectors of the area economic climate? Sean Starrs weighs impressions of Western decline opposed to the empirical proof, discovering considerable indicators of putting up with US and ecu company power.

José Emilio Burucúa, Nicolás Kwiatkowski: The Absent Double

What photos come up whilst illustration reaches its limits? cultural historians discover the emergence seeing that classical antiquity of a chain of visible units for depicting massacres: from searching scenes and martyrdoms to infernos and Doppelgänger.

Sven Lütticken: Cultural Revolution

Mutations of an premature suggestion, in a interval while capitalism has arrogated to itself the facility of radical transformation. From Debord and Marcuse to the modern paintings global, in terms of punk rock and hip hop.

Francis Mulhern on Rob Colls, George Orwell: English insurgent. The protean cult of Eric Blair reveals its newest iteration.

Robin Blackburn on Richard Huzzey, Freedom Burning. Victorian Britain’s anti-slavery campaign as associate of imperial expansion.

Barry Schwabsky on Jacques Rancière, Aisthesis. Episodes from a background of contemporary paintings, from Winckelmann to Mallarmé to Vertov.

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Italy three. 1 Taiwan 2. 2 Germany 2. 7 eight. Switzerland 2. three Italy 2. 2 Taiwan 2. three nine. Taiwan 2. 2 France 1. 7 Italy Australia 1. eight Hong Kong 1. 6 France 10. 2 1. nine resource: Author’s calculations from Boston Consulting crew, global Wealth document, Boston 2008, p 23; 2010, p. nine; 2013, p12. observe: ‘Millionaire families’ are people with resources lower than administration of ≥$1 million, aside from fundamental place of dwelling. family members trusts, funding money and different wealth managers. one of the latter, simply 2 consistent with cent of the resources controlled by way of us monetary companies com­ panies got here from traders without felony place of abode or tax home within the state. thirteen in view that American agencies, that are mostly owned via us citizens, prepared the ground in such a lot of diversified sectors, it's going to come as no shock that by way of a long way the best component to the world’s millionaires come from the us (Table 2). China is the one state one of the relaxation with an important (and transforming into) nationwide proportion, difficult Japan’s no. 2 spot in 2012. 14 If we want to establish destiny developments within the distribution of world eco­ nomic energy, one vital issue to contemplate is whether or not the stability of innovation is moving from the West to the remaining. desk three exhibits the nationwide stocks of r&d spending one of the world’s best 1,402 agencies in 2007 and the head 1,500 in 2011. 15 whereas the yank proportion declined, Japan’s elevated, making sure that the 2 nations jointly accounted for a similar proportion—56. eight according to cent—in either 2007 and 2011. for that reason, Boston Consulting crew, worldwide Wealth 2013, Boston 2013, p. 21. a lot of this circulation might be attributed to foreign money fluctuations, even if, instead of natural progress or decline. 15 it truly is doubtful why the european in basic terms aggregated the head 1,402 in 2007; 2011 is the final 12 months on hand on the time of writing. thirteen 14 94 nlr 87 desk three: nationwide percentage of R&D spending of world most sensible enterprises 2007 (%) us 2011 (%) 38. four ecu 32. 2 Of which: Germany France Japan 34. nine european 28. three Of which: Germany 10 6. 7 France united kingdom five. 2 united kingdom four. four Netherlands 2. three Netherlands 2. 1 Sweden 1. nine Sweden 1. 6 18. four remainder of international 10. nine Of which: now not to be had overall 10. nine us €372. 9bn Japan five 21. nine remainder of international 14. nine Of which: Switzerland overall four. 2 South Korea 2. nine China 2. 7 Taiwan 1. four Australia zero. 6 €511bn resource: Joint study Centre of the ecu fee, european r&d Scoreboard, 2008, p. 29; 2012, p. 39. word: pattern for 2007 is best 1,402 corporations and for 2011 is most sensible 1,500. whether the ‘Rest of the realm’ (a type inclusive of South Korea, Australia and Switzerland) has extended its proportion from 10. nine to fourteen. nine in line with cent within the similar period—with China now occupying 3rd position between this crew of countries—it is especially not likely that the technologi­ cal management of Japan and the USA should be challenged within the close to destiny. determine four (opposite) takes an extended view, throughout a twenty­five yr timescale, utilizing triadic patents as a proxy for innovation. sixteen Japan and the U.S. generated 60 in keeping with cent of patents in 2010, and whereas China has made actual advances during this field—from zero.

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