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    Book Review: Happiness Explained: What Human Flourishing Is and How We Can Promote It by Paul Anand

Book Review: Happiness Explained: What Human Flourishing Is and How We Can Promote It by Paul Anand

What is human happiness and how can we promote it? In Happiness Explained: What Human Flourishing Is and How […]

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    Book Review: Smarter, Faster, Better: The Secrets of Being Productive by Charles Duhigg

Book Review: Smarter, Faster, Better: The Secrets of Being Productive by Charles Duhigg

In Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive, Charles Duhigg presents eight key ideas that can maximise the productivity of […]

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    Book Review: Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges by Amy Cuddy

Book Review: Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges by Amy Cuddy

Have you ever wished for a second chance at a job interview, performance or difficult conversation? Drawing upon her […]

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    Book Review: Publics and Their Health Systems: Rethinking Participation by Ellen Stewart

Book Review: Publics and Their Health Systems: Rethinking Participation by Ellen Stewart

Drawing on a detailed case study of Scotland’s National Health Service, Publics and Their Health Systems: Rethinking Participation is a […]

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    Book Review: The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of our Ordinary Lives by Helen Pearson

Book Review: The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of our Ordinary Lives by Helen Pearson

Authored by Helen Pearson, The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of our Ordinary Lives concerns British birth cohort studies: a […]

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    Book Review: Reproductive States: Global Perspectives on the Invention and Implementation of Population Policy edited by Rickie Solinger and Mie Nakachi

Book Review: Reproductive States: Global Perspectives on the Invention and Implementation of Population Policy edited by Rickie Solinger and Mie Nakachi

Throughout the twentieth century, there are many examples of nations and their governments imposing restrictive population policies on their […]

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    Book Review: In Search of the Perfect Health System by Mark Britnell

Book Review: In Search of the Perfect Health System by Mark Britnell

Mark Britnell is one of the UK’s most knowledgeable health management professionals, with boundless enthusiasm for healthcare and a […]

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    #IWD2016 Book Review: The Biopolitics of Gender by Jemima Repo

#IWD2016 Book Review: The Biopolitics of Gender by Jemima Repo

In The Biopolitics of Gender, Jemima Repo traces a genealogy of ‘gender’, arguing that it is not an inherently […]

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    Book Review: Fat Activism: A Radical Social Movement by Charlotte Cooper

Book Review: Fat Activism: A Radical Social Movement by Charlotte Cooper

Fat Activism: A Radical Social Movement, by Charlotte Cooper, not only offers a thorough history of the fat acceptance […]

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    LSE Lit Fest 2016: ‘Out of Our Bodies’ by Sandra Jovchelovitch

LSE Lit Fest 2016: ‘Out of Our Bodies’ by Sandra Jovchelovitch

On Saturday 27 February 2016, LSE Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch will be speaking alongside novelist Ned Beauman, Dr Kate Devlin […]

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    Book Review: Cool Shades: The History and Meaning of Sunglasses by Vanessa Brown

Book Review: Cool Shades: The History and Meaning of Sunglasses by Vanessa Brown

In Cool Shades: The History and Meaning of Sunglasses, Vanessa Brown explores the evolving concept of ‘cool’ by tracing […]

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    Book Review: Marching Through Suffering: Loss and Survival in North Korea by Sandra Fahy

Book Review: Marching Through Suffering: Loss and Survival in North Korea by Sandra Fahy

In Marching Through Suffering: Loss and Survival in North Korea, Sandra Fahy presents the oral histories of survivors of […]

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    Book Review: The Emotional Politics of Social Work and Child Protection

Book Review: The Emotional Politics of Social Work and Child Protection

The Emotional Politics of Social Work and Child Protection delves into the often warped relationship between social workers, media […]

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    Book Review: Thrive: The Power of Evidence-Based Psychological Therapies

Book Review: Thrive: The Power of Evidence-Based Psychological Therapies

Thrive explores the new effective solutions to the misery and injustice caused by mental illness. It describes how successful […]

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    Book Review: Art, Culture and International Development: Humanizing social transformation by John Clammer

Book Review: Art, Culture and International Development: Humanizing social transformation by John Clammer

This exciting book aims to place the arts at the centre of debates in development studies by introducing new ways […]

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