ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS:

2019

Last, C. 2019. Žižek and Peterson: Demonstrating the Importance of Higher Order Dialogue. International Journal of Žižek Studies, 13(2): 1-37. ISSN: 1751-8229. [link]

Last, C. 2019. Symbolic Orders and Structure of Universal Internalization. In: Evolution: Evolutionary Trends and Aspects. Ed. L.E. Grinin & A.V. Korotayev. pp. 120-144. Volgograd: Publishing House ‘Uchitel’. [forth-coming]

Last, C. 2019. Global Brain: Foundations for a Distributed Singularity. In: The 21st Century Singularity and Global Futures. A Big History Perspective. Ed. D.J. LePoire. Springer. [forth-coming]

2018

Last, C. 2018. A Reflective Note for Dialectical Thinkers. International Journal of Žižek Studies, 12(4): 1-48. ISSN: 1751-8229. [link]

Last, C. 2018. Cosmic Evolutionary Philosophy and a Dialectical Approach to Technological Singularity. Information, 9(4): 78. DOI: 10.3390/info9040078. [link]

2017

Last, C. 2017. Big Historical Foundations for Deep Future Speculations: Cosmic Evolution, Atechnogenesis, and Technocultural Civilization. Foundations of Science, 22(1): 39-124. DOI: 10.1007/s10699-015-9434-y. [link]

Last, C. 2017. Global Commons in the Global Brain. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 114: 48-64. DOI: 10.1016/j.techfore.2016.06.013. [link]

2016

N/A

2015

Last, C. 2015. Information-energy metasystem model. Kybernetes, 44(8/9), pp. 1298-1309. DOI: 10.1108/K-11-2014-0231. [link]

Last, C. 2015. Human Metasystem Transition (HMST) Theory. Journal of Evolutionary & Technology, 25(1), 1-16. [link]

2014

Last, C. 2014. Human Evolution, Life History Theory, and the End of Biological Reproduction. Current Aging Science, 7(1), 1-8. DOI: 10.2174/1874609807666140521101610. [link]

Last, C. 2014. Global Brain and the Future of Human Society. World Future Review, 6(2), 143-150. DOI: 10.1177/194675. [link]

2013

Last & Muh. 2013. Effects of Human Presence on Chimpanzee Nest Location in the Lebialem-Mone Forest Landscape, Southwest Region, Cameroon. Folia Primatologica, 84: 51-63. [link]

Last, C. 2013. The 10,000 Year Explosion: How Civilization Accelerated Human Evolution (2009) by Gregory Cochran and Henry Harpending. vis-a-vis: Explorations of Anthropology, 12(1), 120-123. [link


LECTURE SERIES:

Slavoj Žižek’s Less Than Nothing: Hegel and the Shadow of Dialectical Materialism (2018-ongoing) [link]

Alenka Zupančič’s What Is Sex? (2018-ongoing) [link]

G.W.F Hegel’s Phenomenology of Spirit (2018-ongoing) [link]