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    Book Review: Aspirational Power: Brazil on the Long Road to Global Influence by David R. Mares and Harold A. Trinkunas

Book Review: Aspirational Power: Brazil on the Long Road to Global Influence by David R. Mares and Harold A. Trinkunas

In Aspirational Power: Brazil on the Long Road to Global Influence, David R. Mares and Harold A. Trinkunas examine […]

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    Book Review: Anthropologists in the Stock Exchange: A Financial History of Victorian Science by Marc Flandreau

Book Review: Anthropologists in the Stock Exchange: A Financial History of Victorian Science by Marc Flandreau

In Anthropologists in the Stock Exchange: A Financial History of Victorian Science, Marc Flandreau traces the interwoven development of […]

Book Review: Cotton by Adam Sneyd

In Cotton, Adam Sneyd brings the reality of international trade into focus through tracing the local and global politics behind the circulation […]

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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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    Book Review: Justice and Fairness in the City: A Multidisciplinary Approach to ‘Ordinary’ Cities edited by Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell

Book Review: Justice and Fairness in the City: A Multidisciplinary Approach to ‘Ordinary’ Cities edited by Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell

In Justice and Fairness in the City: A Multidisciplinary Approach to ‘Ordinary’ Cities, editors Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell […]

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    Book Review: The End of Ownership: Personal Property in the Digital Economy by Aaron Perzanowski and Jason Schultz

Book Review: The End of Ownership: Personal Property in the Digital Economy by Aaron Perzanowski and Jason Schultz

How has the digital era changed notions of ownership? In The End of Ownership: Personal Property in the Digital […]

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    Book Review: Neoliberalism and the Moral Economy of Fraud edited by David Whyte and Jörg Wiegratz

Book Review: Neoliberalism and the Moral Economy of Fraud edited by David Whyte and Jörg Wiegratz

In Neoliberalism and the Moral Economy of Fraud, David Whyte and Jörg Wiegratz offer an edited collection exploring how […]

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    Book Review: Slippery Slope: Europe’s Troubled Future by Giles Merritt

Book Review: Slippery Slope: Europe’s Troubled Future by Giles Merritt

Shortlisted for the 2016 European Book Prize, in Slippery Slope: Europe’s Troubled Future journalist and analyst Giles Merritt reflects on the […]

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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 […]

Book Review: Charity Sucks by Iqbal Wahhab

Are charities best placed to solve social problems and deliver welfare or might business do it better? This is […]

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    Book Review: Improving Criminal Justice Workplaces: Translating Theory and Research into Evidence-Based Practice by Paula Brough, Jennifer Brown and Amanda Biggs

Book Review: Improving Criminal Justice Workplaces: Translating Theory and Research into Evidence-Based Practice by Paula Brough, Jennifer Brown and Amanda Biggs

In Improving Criminal Justice Workplaces: Translating Theory and Research into Practice, Paula Brough, Jennifer Brown and Amanda Biggs bridge academic […]

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    Book Review: Energy, Capitalism and World Order: Toward a New Agenda in International Political Economy edited by Tim Di Muzio and Jesse Salah Ovadia

Book Review: Energy, Capitalism and World Order: Toward a New Agenda in International Political Economy edited by Tim Di Muzio and Jesse Salah Ovadia

In the new collection Energy, Capitalism and World Order: Towards a New Agenda in International Political Economy, editors Tim […]

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    Book Review: The Hidden Wealth of Nations: The Scourge of Tax Havens by Gabriel Zucman

Book Review: The Hidden Wealth of Nations: The Scourge of Tax Havens by Gabriel Zucman

In The Hidden Wealth of Nations: The Scourge of Tax Havens, Gabriel Zucman makes a provocative argument about the […]

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    Book Review: Renewable Energy Finance: Powering the Future edited by Charles W. Donovan

Book Review: Renewable Energy Finance: Powering the Future edited by Charles W. Donovan

In Renewable Energy Finance: Powering the Future, Charles W. Donovan brings together contributors to examine the financing of renewables […]

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