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    Book Review: Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayer

Book Review: Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayer

In Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right, investigative journalist Jane […]

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    The Materiality of Research: Dealing with ‘Stuff’ in Design: Thoughts on Materiality in Design Research by Mona Sloane

The Materiality of Research: Dealing with ‘Stuff’ in Design: Thoughts on Materiality in Design Research by Mona Sloane

In this feature essay, Mona Sloane reflects on the importance of material  ‘stuff’ when it comes to understanding the practices […]

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    Book Review: Fact and Fiction in Global Energy Policy: 15 Contentious Questions by Benjamin J. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown and Scott V. Valentine

Book Review: Fact and Fiction in Global Energy Policy: 15 Contentious Questions by Benjamin J. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown and Scott V. Valentine

In Fact and Fiction in Global Energy Policy: 15 Contentious Questions, Benjamin J. Sovacool, Marilyn A. Brown and Scott […]

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    Book Review: How Soon is Now? From Personal Initiation to Global Transformation by Daniel Pinchbeck

Book Review: How Soon is Now? From Personal Initiation to Global Transformation by Daniel Pinchbeck

In How Soon is Now? From Personal Initiation to Global Transformation, Daniel Pinchbeck presents his argument for the need […]

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    Book Review: The Econocracy: The Perils of Leaving Economics to the Experts by Joe Earle, Cahal Moran and Zach Ward-Perkins

Book Review: The Econocracy: The Perils of Leaving Economics to the Experts by Joe Earle, Cahal Moran and Zach Ward-Perkins

In The Econocracy: The Perils of Leaving Economics to the Experts, Joe Earle, Cahal Moran and Zach Ward-Perkins argue […]

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    LSE Lit Fest 2017 Book Review: Step Up: Confidence, Success and Your Stellar Career in 10 Minutes a Day by Phanella Mayall Fine and Alice Olins

LSE Lit Fest 2017 Book Review: Step Up: Confidence, Success and Your Stellar Career in 10 Minutes a Day by Phanella Mayall Fine and Alice Olins

With Step Up: Confidence, Success and Your Stellar Career in 10 Minutes a Day, Phanella Mayall Fine and Alice […]

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    LSE Lit Fest 2017 Book Review: Ctrl Alt Delete: How I Grew Up Online by Emma Gannon

LSE Lit Fest 2017 Book Review: Ctrl Alt Delete: How I Grew Up Online by Emma Gannon

What has been the impact of digital technologies on the development of today’s youth? And how has the digital […]

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    Book Review: Re-Making Kozarac: Agency, Reconciliation and Contested Return in Post-War Bosnia by Sebina Sivac-Bryant

Book Review: Re-Making Kozarac: Agency, Reconciliation and Contested Return in Post-War Bosnia by Sebina Sivac-Bryant

In Re-Making Kozarac: Agency, Reconciliation and Contested Return in Post-War Bosnia, Sebina Sivac-Bryant focuses her longitudinal study on the town […]

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    Book Review: Democracy for Realists: Why Elections Do Not Produce Responsive Government by Christopher H. Achen and Larry M. Bartels

Book Review: Democracy for Realists: Why Elections Do Not Produce Responsive Government by Christopher H. Achen and Larry M. Bartels

In Democracy for Realists: Why Elections Do Not Produce Responsive Government, Christopher H. Achen and Larry M. Bartels challenge […]

Feature: Academic Book Week 2017 at LSE Library

23-28 January 2017 is Academic Book Week, celebrating the value, variety and transformations of the academic book. To mark […]

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    Book Review: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance

Book Review: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance

In Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, former marine and Yale Law School graduate […]

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    Book Review: Green Growth: Ideology, Political Economy and the Alternatives edited by Gareth Dale, Manu V. Mathai and Jose Puppim de Oliveira

Book Review: Green Growth: Ideology, Political Economy and the Alternatives edited by Gareth Dale, Manu V. Mathai and Jose Puppim de Oliveira

In Green Growth: Ideology, Political Economy and the Alternatives, editors Gareth Dale, Manu V. Mathai and Jose Puppim de Oliveira […]

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    LSE RB in Review: The Top 12 Book Reviews of 2016 (Part One)

LSE RB in Review: The Top 12 Book Reviews of 2016 (Part One)

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What were you reading in 2016 on LSE Review of Books? In Part One of our […]

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    Book Review: Marriage Migration in Asia: Emerging Minorities at the Frontiers of Nation-States edited by Sari K. Ishii

Book Review: Marriage Migration in Asia: Emerging Minorities at the Frontiers of Nation-States edited by Sari K. Ishii

In Marriage Migration in Asia: Emerging Minorities at the Frontiers of Nation-States, editor Sari K. Ishii brings together contributors […]

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    Book Review: Diaries: Volume 5: Outside, Inside, 2003-2005 by Alastair Campbell

Book Review: Diaries: Volume 5: Outside, Inside, 2003-2005 by Alastair Campbell

In the fifth volume of his published diaries, Outside, Inside, 2003-2005, Alastair Campbell steps down as Tony Blair’s Director of Communications […]

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