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    Book Review: Asian America: Sociological and Interdisciplinary Perspectives by Pawan Dhingra and Robyn Magalit Rodriguez

Book Review: Asian America: Sociological and Interdisciplinary Perspectives by Pawan Dhingra and Robyn Magalit Rodriguez

Bridging sociology and the growing interdisciplinary field of Asian American studies, this text will be of interested to undergraduate and graduate […]

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    Book Review: The Gestapo: Power and Terror in the Third Reich by Carsten Dams and Michael Stolle

Book Review: The Gestapo: Power and Terror in the Third Reich by Carsten Dams and Michael Stolle

The Gestapo aims to trace the story of the Nazis’ secret police force, mostly remembered as the infamous epitome of […]

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    Book Review: On the Universal: the uniform, the common and dialogue between cultures by François Jullien

Book Review: On the Universal: the uniform, the common and dialogue between cultures by François Jullien

On the Universal sees François Jullien focus on whether universal values exist and whether dialogue between cultures is possible. The book […]

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    Book Review: A Global Conceptual History of Asia, 1860-1940 by Hagen Schulz-Forberg

Book Review: A Global Conceptual History of Asia, 1860-1940 by Hagen Schulz-Forberg

A Global Conceptual History of Asia, 1860-1940 aims to explore the changing concepts of the social and the economic during a […]

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    Book Review: When Greeks and Turks Meet: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Relationship Since 1923, edited by Vally Lytra

Book Review: When Greeks and Turks Meet: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Relationship Since 1923, edited by Vally Lytra

When Greeks and Turks Meet attempts to demonstrate how the nationalist view of relations between the two peoples is a […]

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    Ron Johnston on remembering urbanist Professor Sir Peter Hall

Ron Johnston on remembering urbanist Professor Sir Peter Hall

Professor Sir Peter Hall died in July 2014. Active as a scholar, policy analyst and future-thinker almost to the […]

Book Review: The New Urban Question by Andy Merrifield

The New Urban Question considers connections between radical urban theory and political activism, taking in 19th-century Paris, 1970s Detroit, and the Occupy […]

Book Review: Indian Foreign Policy by Chris Ogden

Chris Ogden seeks to introduce students to the key dimensions of Indian foreign policy, from its emergence as a modern state […]

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    Book Review: Backroads Pragmatists: Mexico’s Melting Pot and Civil Rights in the United States by Ruben Flores

Book Review: Backroads Pragmatists: Mexico’s Melting Pot and Civil Rights in the United States by Ruben Flores

Through deep archival research and ambitious synthesis, Backroads Pragmatists aims to illuminate how nation-building in post-revolutionary Mexico unmistakably influenced the civil […]

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    Book Review: How The States Shaped the Nation: American Electoral Institutions & Voter Turnout, 1920-2000 by Melanie Jean Springer

Book Review: How The States Shaped the Nation: American Electoral Institutions & Voter Turnout, 1920-2000 by Melanie Jean Springer

With How the States Shaped the Nation, Melanie Jean Springer looks to place contemporary reforms in historical context and explores how state […]

3 ways podcasting can make you a more engaged academic

National Podcast Day is 30th September and is a day dedicated to promoting podcasting worldwide through education and public […]

Book Review: Walter Benjamin and the Media by Jaeho Kang

In Walter Benjamin and the Media, Jaeho Kang strikes a near perfect balance between biographical narrative and theoretical analysis. In doing […]

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    Reading List: 8 inspirational books to read for the #HeForShe gender equality campaign

Reading List: 8 inspirational books to read for the #HeForShe gender equality campaign

This week actor and UN Women Global Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson delivered a speech at the United Nations Headquarters, calling for gender […]

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    Book Review: The Unruly PhD: Doubts, Detours, Departures, and Other Success Stories by Rebecca Peabody

Book Review: The Unruly PhD: Doubts, Detours, Departures, and Other Success Stories by Rebecca Peabody

This book is a useful and comforting resource for anyone interested in understanding how individuals get through their PhD […]