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    New: Introducing the LSE ‘Reviews in Translation’ Project (LSE Language Centre/LSE Review of Books)

New: Introducing the LSE ‘Reviews in Translation’ Project (LSE Language Centre/LSE Review of Books)

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September is #NationalTranslationMonth and LSE Language Centre and LSE Review of Books are excited to present the results of a collaboration […]

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    Book Review: Places in Need: The Changing Geography of Poverty by Scott W. Allard

Book Review: Places in Need: The Changing Geography of Poverty by Scott W. Allard

In Places in Need: The Changing Geography of Poverty, Scott W. Allard challenges the impression that the American suburbs […]

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    Reading List: 5 Recommended Classics on European Integration to Read in the Age of Brexit

Reading List: 5 Recommended Classics on European Integration to Read in the Age of Brexit

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For the first time, following the UK ‘Brexit’ vote, the European Union could […]

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    Book Review: Profits and Sustainability: A History of Green Entrepreneurship by Geoffrey Jones

Book Review: Profits and Sustainability: A History of Green Entrepreneurship by Geoffrey Jones

In Profits and Sustainability: A History of Green Entrepreneurship, Geoffery Jones maps the development of green entrepreneurship from the […]

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    Book Review: Trading Barriers: Immigration and the Remaking of Globalization by Margaret E. Peters

Book Review: Trading Barriers: Immigration and the Remaking of Globalization by Margaret E. Peters

In Trading Barriers: Immigration and the Remaking of Globalization, Margaret E. Peters explores how freer international trade has led […]

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    Book Review: Pharmocracy: Value, Politics and Knowledge in Global Biomedicine by Kaushik Sunder Rajan

Book Review: Pharmocracy: Value, Politics and Knowledge in Global Biomedicine by Kaushik Sunder Rajan

In Pharmocracy: Value, Politics and Knowledge in Global Biomedicine, Kaushil Sunder Rajan examines the dominance of big pharma over […]

Reading List: A Brexit Summer Reading Guide by Tim Oliver

Have you been struggling to keep up with all the new books on Brexit? Were you secretly planning to […]

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    Book Review: Voices from the ‘Jungle’: Stories from the Calais Refugee Camp edited by Marie Godin, Katrine Møller Hansen, Aura Lounasmaa, Corinne Squire and Tahir Zaman

Book Review: Voices from the ‘Jungle’: Stories from the Calais Refugee Camp edited by Marie Godin, Katrine Møller Hansen, Aura Lounasmaa, Corinne Squire and Tahir Zaman

Voices from the ‘Jungle’: Stories from the Calais Refugee Camp offers a collection of individual testimonies written by a […]

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    Book Review: Utopia for Realists and How We Can Get There by Rutger Bregman

Book Review: Utopia for Realists and How We Can Get There by Rutger Bregman

With Utopia for Realists and How We Can Get There, Rutger Bregman offers a new blueprint for constructing a […]

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    Book Review: Lobbying for Change: Find Your Voice to Create a Better Society by Alberto Alemanno

Book Review: Lobbying for Change: Find Your Voice to Create a Better Society by Alberto Alemanno

In Lobbying for Change: Find Your Voice to Create a Better Society, Alberto Alemanno seeks to demystify and democratise […]

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    Book Review: Re:development: Voices, Cyanotypes and Writings from the Green Backyard edited by Jessie Brennan

Book Review: Re:development: Voices, Cyanotypes and Writings from the Green Backyard edited by Jessie Brennan

In Re:development: Voices, Cyanotypes and Writings from the Green Backyard, editor and artist Jessie Brennan brings together a range […]

Book Review: 50 Economics Classics by Tom Butler-Bowdon

With 50 Economics Classics, Tom Butler-Bowdon takes readers on a tour of major economic works from the time of […]

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    Book Review: Basic Income: And How We Can Make It Happen by Guy Standing

Book Review: Basic Income: And How We Can Make It Happen by Guy Standing

Drawing on thirty years experience researching, testing, designing and advocating for basic income schemes, Guy Standing offers a concise […]

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    Book Review: On Extremism and Democracy in Europe by Cas Mudde

Book Review: On Extremism and Democracy in Europe by Cas Mudde

In On Extremism and Democracy in Europe, Cas Mudde presents a number of essays reflecting on the far right, […]

Book Review: The End of Eddy by Édouard Louis

With The End of Eddy, Édouard Louis gives an autobiographical account of his experience of homophobia and economic inequality growing up in […]

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