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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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    Lobbying for Change as a New Theory and Practice of Active Citizenship: Author Interview with Alberto Alemanno

Lobbying for Change as a New Theory and Practice of Active Citizenship: Author Interview with Alberto Alemanno

Do you believe that lobbying is a vehicle for representing the interests of some rather than all, meaning its […]

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    Reading List: 6 Recommended LGBT+ Reads from LSE’s Spectrum

Reading List: 6 Recommended LGBT+ Reads from LSE’s Spectrum

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17 May is International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (#IDAHOBIT2017). Created in […]

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    Book Review: The Great Regression edited by Heinrich Geiselberger

Book Review: The Great Regression edited by Heinrich Geiselberger

How do we make sense of the dramatic political changes of recent months? In The Great Regression, editor Heinrich […]

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    Book Review: Masculinity, Femininity and American Political Behavior by Monika McDermott

Book Review: Masculinity, Femininity and American Political Behavior by Monika McDermott

In Masculinity, Femininity and American Political Behavior, Monika McDermott presents research that fundamentally questions longstanding assumptions regarding the influence […]

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    Long Read Review: The Enemy Within: A Tale of Muslim Britain by Sayeeda Warsi

Long Read Review: The Enemy Within: A Tale of Muslim Britain by Sayeeda Warsi

In The Enemy Within: A Tale of Muslim Britain, Sayeeda Warsi offers a book that is part memoir and […]

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    Book Review: Man or Monster?: The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer by Alexander Laban Hinton

Book Review: Man or Monster?: The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer by Alexander Laban Hinton

In Man or Monster? The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer, Alexander Laban Hinton examines the trial of Kaing Guek […]

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    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 […]

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