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    Book Review: Europe and Northern Ireland’s Future: Negotiating Brexit’s Unique Case by Mary C. Murphy

Book Review: Europe and Northern Ireland’s Future: Negotiating Brexit’s Unique Case by Mary C. Murphy

In Europe and Northern Ireland’s Future: Negotiating Brexit’s Unique Case, Mary C. Murphy offers a multi-layered account of the consequences of […]

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    Book Review: Mediators: Contract Men and Colonial Capital: Mechanized Gold Mining in the Gold Coast Colony, 1879-1909 by Cassandra Mark-Thiesen

Book Review: Mediators: Contract Men and Colonial Capital: Mechanized Gold Mining in the Gold Coast Colony, 1879-1909 by Cassandra Mark-Thiesen

In Mediators, Contract Men and Colonial Capital: Mechanized Gold Mining in the Gold Coast Colony, 1879-1909, Cassandra Mark-Thiesen illuminates […]

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    Book Review: 99 Theses on the Revaluation of Value: A Postcapitalist Manifesto by Brian Massumi

Book Review: 99 Theses on the Revaluation of Value: A Postcapitalist Manifesto by Brian Massumi

In 99 Theses on the Revaluation of Value: A Postcapitalist Manifesto, Brian Massumi offers a short yet intricate economic, cultural and […]

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    Book Review: Social Ecology in the Digital Age: Solving Complex Problems in a Globalized World by Daniel Stokols

Book Review: Social Ecology in the Digital Age: Solving Complex Problems in a Globalized World by Daniel Stokols

In Social Ecology in the Digital Age: Solving Complex Problems in a Globalized World, Daniel Stokols offers a comprehensive account of social […]

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    LSE RB Feature: ‘What does Brexit mean to you?’ Introducing 5 key items from LSE Library’s current exhibition (open 17 September – 14 December 2018)

LSE RB Feature: ‘What does Brexit mean to you?’ Introducing 5 key items from LSE Library’s current exhibition (open 17 September – 14 December 2018)

The history of the UK in and out of the European Union has been a long and complex one. […]

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    Book Review: Dreamers: How Young Indians are Changing the World by Snigdha Poonam

Book Review: Dreamers: How Young Indians are Changing the World by Snigdha Poonam

In Dreamers: How Young Indians are Changing the World, Snigdha Poonam seeks to understand the values, motivations and worldviews of young […]

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    Book Review: Accounting for Capitalism: The World the Clerk Made by Michael Zakim

Book Review: Accounting for Capitalism: The World the Clerk Made by Michael Zakim

In Accounting for Capitalism: The World the Clerk Made, Michael Zakim examines how an emergent class of finance professionals fundamentally […]

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    Book Review: Portfolio Society: On the Capitalist Modes of Prediction by Ivan Ascher

Book Review: Portfolio Society: On the Capitalist Modes of Prediction by Ivan Ascher

In Portfolio Society: On the Capitalist Modes of Prediction, Ivan Ascher explores how the abstraction and securitisation of risk in financial […]

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    Book Review: The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy by Mariana Mazzucato

Book Review: The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy by Mariana Mazzucato

In The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy, Mariana Mazzucato explores the concept of value today, showing how […]

Book Review: The Infinite Desire for Growth by Daniel Cohen

In The Infinite Desire for Growth, Daniel Cohen offers a historical and philosophical account of the adoption of growth as […]

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    Book Review: Where India Goes: Abandoned Toilets, Stunted Development and the Costs of Caste by Diane Coffey and Dean Spears

Book Review: Where India Goes: Abandoned Toilets, Stunted Development and the Costs of Caste by Diane Coffey and Dean Spears

In Where India Goes: Abandoned Toilets, Stunted Development and the Costs of Caste, authors Diane Coffey and Dean Spears propose that […]

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    Book Review: Modern India: A Very Short Introduction by Craig Jeffrey

Book Review: Modern India: A Very Short Introduction by Craig Jeffrey

In Modern India: A Very Short Introduction, Craig Jeffrey summarises India’s political developments from the seventeenth-century beginnings of colonial […]

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    Book Review: The Celebrated Marquis: An Italian Noble and the Making of the Modern World by John Bessler

Book Review: The Celebrated Marquis: An Italian Noble and the Making of the Modern World by John Bessler

In The Celebrated Marquis: An Italian Noble and the Making of the Modern World, John Bessler explores the reputation and legacy […]

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    Book Review: The Geopolitics of Spectacle: Space, Synedoche and the New Capitals of Asia by Natalie Koch

Book Review: The Geopolitics of Spectacle: Space, Synedoche and the New Capitals of Asia by Natalie Koch

In The Geopolitics of Spectacle: Space, Synedoche and the New Capitals of Asia, Natalie Koch critically explores the ‘spectacular urbanism’ that […]

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    Book Review: Welfare, Inequality and Social Citizenship: Deprivation and Affluence in Austerity Britain by Daniel Edmiston

Book Review: Welfare, Inequality and Social Citizenship: Deprivation and Affluence in Austerity Britain by Daniel Edmiston

In Welfare, Inequality and Social Citizenship: Deprivation and Affluence in Austerity Britain, Daniel Edmiston offers insight into how austerity and […]

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