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  • 1. The Future of the Human: An Introduction–Nancy Armstrong and Warren Montag

    2. Violence and Civility: On the Limits of Political Anthropology–Étienne Balibar

    3. The Democratic Insect: Productive Swarms–Page DuBois

    4. Imitating the Affects of Beasts: Interest and Inhumanity in Spinoza–Warren Montag

    5. Reinhabiting the Body Politic: Habit and the Roots of the Human–Brady Thomas Heiner

    6. Toward an Analysis of the Corporate Ego: The Case of Richard Hakluyt–Henry S. Turner

    7. Sovereignty and the Form of Formlessness–Nancy Armstrong and Leonard Tennenhouse

    8. Monstrous Individuations: Deleuze, Simondon, and Relational Ontology–Filippo Del Lucchese

    9. The Human Recycled: Insecurity in the Transnational Moment–Mrinalini Chakravorty and Leila Neti

    10. "I Insist on the Christian Dimension”: On Forgiveness . . . and the Outside of the Human–Rey Chow

    11. "Terrorists Are Human Beings”: Mapping the U.S.Army’s “Human Terrain Systems” Program

    –Mike Hill

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  • Description

    Contributors to this issue address forms of social existence such as factions, populations, and multitudes, and consider humanity in terms which defy the individual/state binary, and explore alternative concepts of humankind.

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