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    Book Review: Women and Transitional Justice: Progress and Persistent Challenges in Retributive and Restorative Processes by Mayesha Alam

Book Review: Women and Transitional Justice: Progress and Persistent Challenges in Retributive and Restorative Processes by Mayesha Alam

Providing a compelling case for greater gender sensitivity in transitional justice institutions, Mayesha Alam aims to offer a theoretical […]

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    Book Review: Workers Unite! The International Working Men’s Association 150 Years Later, edited by Marcello Musto

Book Review: Workers Unite! The International Working Men’s Association 150 Years Later, edited by Marcello Musto

To mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of the International Working Men’s Association, this book pulls together essays and resources […]

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    Book Review: Unreasonable Men: Theodore Roosevelt and the Republican Rebels who Created Progressive Politics by Michael Wolraich

Book Review: Unreasonable Men: Theodore Roosevelt and the Republican Rebels who Created Progressive Politics by Michael Wolraich

Michael Wolraich deserves praise for this lively and passionate account of the power struggle that created the progressive movement and defined […]

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    Our guide to the perfect podcasts for social scientists to listen to through Christmas 2014

Our guide to the perfect podcasts for social scientists to listen to through Christmas 2014

Podcasts have seen a revival this year thanks to initiatives like Serial and the Radiotopia network. At LSE Review of Books, […]

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    Book Review: The Myth of Race: The Troubling Persistence of an Unscientific Idea by Robert Wald Sussman

Book Review: The Myth of Race: The Troubling Persistence of an Unscientific Idea by Robert Wald Sussman

In The Myth of Race, Robert Sussman aims to explore how race emerged as a social construct from early biblical […]

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    Book Review: Methodological Practices in Social Movement Research edited by Donatella della Porta

Book Review: Methodological Practices in Social Movement Research edited by Donatella della Porta

This collection aims to offer a practical, how-to approach to researching social movement studies, with each author writing on a method […]

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    Our guide to the perfect books for Christmas 2014: picks for historians, political scientists, artists and philosophers

Our guide to the perfect books for Christmas 2014: picks for historians, political scientists, artists and philosophers

This is the second part of our guide to the perfect books for Christmas 2014, based on some of the most popular […]

Our guide to the perfect books for Christmas 2014

2014 has been a wonderful year for new and exciting social science books, with popular releases across the disciplines […]

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    How do you use LSE Review of Books? Tell us and win £100 worth of books

How do you use LSE Review of Books? Tell us and win £100 worth of books

Every month over 40,000 readers use LSE Review of Books to find out about the latest social science books. As […]

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    Book Review: The Yezidis: The History of a Community, Culture and Religion by Birgül Açıkyıldız

Book Review: The Yezidis: The History of a Community, Culture and Religion by Birgül Açıkyıldız

The Yezidis by Birgül Açıkyıldız is an important contribution that will shed light on a mysterious and much maligned community, writes William […]

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    Book Review: What’s Wrong with the WTO and How to Fix It by Rorden Wilkinson

Book Review: What’s Wrong with the WTO and How to Fix It by Rorden Wilkinson

Rorden Wilkinson argues that the WTO to be transformed into an institution and a form of trade governance that fulfils […]

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    Book Review: Islamist Parties and Political Normalization in the Muslim World by Quinn Mecham and Julie Chernov Hwang

Book Review: Islamist Parties and Political Normalization in the Muslim World by Quinn Mecham and Julie Chernov Hwang

Since 2000, more than twenty countries around the world have held elections in which parties that espouse a political […]

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    Find reviews by LSE alumni and LSE staff and students with our new site features

Find reviews by LSE alumni and LSE staff and students with our new site features

Users can now find content created by LSE alumni and by current LSE staff and students much quicker with […]

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    Book Review: Medicine at the Border: Disease, Globalization and Security, 1850 to the Present, edited by Alison Bashford

Book Review: Medicine at the Border: Disease, Globalization and Security, 1850 to the Present, edited by Alison Bashford

Medicine at the Border looks to explore the pressing issues of border control and infectious disease in the nineteenth, […]

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    Book Review: Analyzing the Drone Debates: targeted killing, remote warfare, and military technology by James DeShaw Rae

Book Review: Analyzing the Drone Debates: targeted killing, remote warfare, and military technology by James DeShaw Rae

This book aims to examine the principal arguments for and against the use of unmanned aerial vehicles for surveillance […]