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    Book Review: Adapting to Climate Uncertainty in African Agriculture: Narratives and Knowledge Politics by Stephen Whitfield

Book Review: Adapting to Climate Uncertainty in African Agriculture: Narratives and Knowledge Politics by Stephen Whitfield

In Adapting to Climate Uncertainty in African Agriculture: Narratives and Knowledge Politics, Stephen Whitfield addresses the pressing issues of smallholder […]

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    Book Review: Elements of Architecture: Assembling Archaeology, Atmosphere and the Performance of Building Space edited by Mikkel Bille and Tim Flohr Sørensen

Book Review: Elements of Architecture: Assembling Archaeology, Atmosphere and the Performance of Building Space edited by Mikkel Bille and Tim Flohr Sørensen

In the new collection Elements of Architecture: Assembling Archaeology, Atmosphere and the Performance of Building Space, editors Mikkel Bille and […]

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    Reading List: Recommended Reads on Brazilian Politics, History and Culture for the 2016 Rio Olympics

Reading List: Recommended Reads on Brazilian Politics, History and Culture for the 2016 Rio Olympics

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Tonight is the opening ceremony of the 2016 Rio […]

  • Permalink Beets for sale at the Bath County Agricultural Education and Marketing Center, Owingsville, KY, on Friday, July15, 2011. The Center was the recipient of a $400,000 Rural Business Enterprise Grant. It has given farmers and producers from Bath and surrounding counties the opportunity to manufacture and market their locally grown and locally produced value-added and “Kentucky Proud” branded products, including but not limited to, fresh produce, artisan crafts and specialty food products. The Center is open year-round and allow residents to sell products in four different retail categories, including Kentucky products, regional crafts, “green” groceries and bakery/deli.  Several producers expressed their gratitude for Rural Development’s assistance in making the center a reality.  The project was made possible through funding enacted by the 111th United States Congress in February 2009 and signed into law on February 17, 2009, by President Barack Obama.. USDA Photo by Lance Cheung.Gallery

    Book Review: Concentration and Power in the Food System: Who Controls What We Eat? by Philip H. Howard

Book Review: Concentration and Power in the Food System: Who Controls What We Eat? by Philip H. Howard

Concentration and Power in the Food System: Who Controls What We Eat? invites readers to consider the networks of […]

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    Book Review: The Business of Bees: An Integrated Approach to Bee Decline and Corporate Responsibility edited by Jill Atkins and Barry Atkins

Book Review: The Business of Bees: An Integrated Approach to Bee Decline and Corporate Responsibility edited by Jill Atkins and Barry Atkins

With bee populations increasingly at risk, The Business of Bees: An Integrated Approach to Bee Decline and Corporate Responsibility, edited by […]

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    Book Review: The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Political Theory edited by Teena Gabrielson, Cheryl Hall, John M. Meyer and David Schlosberg

Book Review: The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Political Theory edited by Teena Gabrielson, Cheryl Hall, John M. Meyer and David Schlosberg

Editors Teena Gabrielson et al bring together forty scholars in The Oxford Handbook of Environmental Political Theory to offer diverse […]

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    Africa at LSE Blog 5th Anniversary Reading List: 10 Must-Read Books on African Politics, Society and Economics

Africa at LSE Blog 5th Anniversary Reading List: 10 Must-Read Books on African Politics, Society and Economics

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6 June 2016 is the five year anniversary of […]

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    Book Review: The Polar Regions: An Environmental History by Adrian Howkins

Book Review: The Polar Regions: An Environmental History by Adrian Howkins

In The Polar Regions: An Environmental History, Adrian Howkins offers a concise but thoughtful history of the changing Polar […]

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    Book Review: Modes of Uncertainty: Anthropological Cases edited by Limor Samimian-Darash and Paul Rabinow

Book Review: Modes of Uncertainty: Anthropological Cases edited by Limor Samimian-Darash and Paul Rabinow

How might we consider danger, risk and uncertainty from an anthropological perspective and as modes of inquiry? In the […]

Monthly Roundup Special: LSE Lit Fest 2016 In Review

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Missed any of February 2016’s LSE Space for Thought Literary Festival? This year’s event, which ran between Monday 22nd […]

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    LSE Lit Fest 2016 Reading List: Eight Must-Read Books On and Around the Theme of ‘Utopia’

LSE Lit Fest 2016 Reading List: Eight Must-Read Books On and Around the Theme of ‘Utopia’

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Today, Monday 22nd February 2016, marks […]

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    Book Review: Slow Cinema edited by Tiago de Luca and Nuno Barradas Jorge

Book Review: Slow Cinema edited by Tiago de Luca and Nuno Barradas Jorge

In Slow Cinema, editors Tiago de Luca and Nuno Barradas Jorge explore the emergence of the titular ‘slow cinema’ […]

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    Book Review: Water and Development: Good Governance After Neoliberalism edited by Ronaldo Munck, Narathius Asingwire, G. Honor Fagan and Consolata Kabonesa

Book Review: Water and Development: Good Governance After Neoliberalism edited by Ronaldo Munck, Narathius Asingwire, G. Honor Fagan and Consolata Kabonesa

In the edited collection Water and Development: Good Governance After Neoliberalism, editors Ronaldo Munck, Narathius Asingwire, G. Honor Fagan […]

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    Monthly Roundup: What Have You Been Reading in January 2016 on LSE Review of Books?

Monthly Roundup: What Have You Been Reading in January 2016 on LSE Review of Books?

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Most Read Posts of January 2016

Critical Condition: Replacing Critical Thinking with Creativity. Patrick Finn. Wilfrid […]

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    Book Review: What is Environmental History? by J. Donald Hughes

Book Review: What is Environmental History? by J. Donald Hughes

In the second edition of What is Environmental History?, J. Donald Hughes outlines the development of the study of […]

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