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The best Prospect articles of 2012

Our favourites from the past 12 months

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This year's best articles covered a wide range of subjects, from Playboy to payday loans

Here are ten of our favourite Prospect articles from the past 12 months, in no particular order.

1. From Faust to Frankenstein: How far should the logic of markets dictate our lives? Rowan Williams argues that we need a different way of thinking about the world

2. The book of LBJ: In May, the fourth volume of an epic biography of Lyndon Johnson was published. Sam Tanenhaus meets its legendary author, Robert…

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