• Permalink Gallery

    LSE RB Feature Essay: Opening Capitalist Realism by Alfie Bown

LSE RB Feature Essay: Opening Capitalist Realism by Alfie Bown

In Opening Capitalist Realism, Alfie Bown pays tribute to the work of the late writer and philosopher on all […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    LSE RB Feature Essay: Populism and the Limits of Neoliberalism by William Davies

LSE RB Feature Essay: Populism and the Limits of Neoliberalism by William Davies

Coinciding with the release of a revised edition of The Limits of Neoliberalism: Authority, Sovereignty and the Logic of […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: In the Heat of the Summer: The New York Riots of 1964 and The War on Crime by Michael W. Flamm

Book Review: In the Heat of the Summer: The New York Riots of 1964 and The War on Crime by Michael W. Flamm

In In the Heat of the Summer: The New York Riots of 1964 and The War on Crime, Michael […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Participation and Non-Participation in Student Activism: Paths and Barriers to Mobilising Young People for Political Action by Alexander Hensby

Book Review: Participation and Non-Participation in Student Activism: Paths and Barriers to Mobilising Young People for Political Action by Alexander Hensby

What motivates some students to translate their political interests and commitments into direct action, while others do not? In […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: The Data Librarian’s Handbook by Robin Rice and John Southall

Book Review: The Data Librarian’s Handbook by Robin Rice and John Southall

In The Data Librarian’s Handbook, Robin Rice and John Southall examine the role of the data librarian, an emergent profession increasingly […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Academic Conferences as Neoliberal Commodities by Donald J. Nicolson

Book Review: Academic Conferences as Neoliberal Commodities by Donald J. Nicolson

What role do academic conferences play in the construction of an academic career? In Academic Conferences as Neoliberal Commodities, […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life by Marilyn Strathern

Book Review: Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life by Marilyn Strathern

Written in the early 1970s by renowned anthropologist Marilyn Strathern, the manuscript for Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies […]

Book Review: Charlemagne by Johannes Fried

In Charlemagne, Johannes Fried offers a new account of the life of the Frankish king and emperor, one of the […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Duress: Imperial Durabilities in our Times by Ann Laura Stoler

Book Review: Duress: Imperial Durabilities in our Times by Ann Laura Stoler

How do colonial histories remain active forces shaping the conditions and most urgent issues of the present? In Duress: Imperial Durabilities […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Under the Shadow: Rage and Revolution in Modern Turkey by Kaya Genç

Book Review: Under the Shadow: Rage and Revolution in Modern Turkey by Kaya Genç

In Under the Shadow: Rage and Revolution in Modern Turkey, Kaya Genç draws upon a range of interviews undertaken following the […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Critical Theory of Communication: New Readings of Lukacs, Adorno, Marcuse, Honneth and Habermas in the Age of the Internet by Christian Fuchs

Book Review: Critical Theory of Communication: New Readings of Lukacs, Adorno, Marcuse, Honneth and Habermas in the Age of the Internet by Christian Fuchs

In Critical Theory of Communication, Christian Fuchs explores how the theories of five key thinkers from the Frankfurt School – Georg Lukács, […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Britain’s Cities, Britain’s Future by Mike Emmerich

Book Review: Britain’s Cities, Britain’s Future by Mike Emmerich

In Britain’s Cities, Britain’s Future, Mike Emmerich interrogates the long decline of UK cities since their nineteenth-century pomp and […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Engaged Urbanism: Cities and Methodologies edited by Ben Campkin and Ger Duijzings

Book Review: Engaged Urbanism: Cities and Methodologies edited by Ben Campkin and Ger Duijzings

In Engaged Urbanism: Cities and Methodologies, editors Ben Campkin and Ger Duijzings bring together contributors who are challenging assumptions surrounding […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Finite Media: Environmental Implications of Digital Technologies by Sean Cubitt

Book Review: Finite Media: Environmental Implications of Digital Technologies by Sean Cubitt

While many desire the latest new technology, what are the environmental and human costs of the widespread consumption of portable […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon by Michael Engelhard

Book Review: Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon by Michael Engelhard

In Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon, Michael Engelhard takes readers on an encyclopaedic journey through time and […]

Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 UK: England & Wales
This work by LSE Review of Books is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 UK: England & Wales.