Perry Anderson

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Perry Anderson, born in London in 1938, is a British historian, emeritus at the University of California in Los Angeles. He writes for the »London Review of Books« and the »New Left Review«, which he also edited for many years. His most recent book »The H-Word: The Peripeteia of Hegemony« (2007) focuses on changing power structures.