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    Book Review: Lawrence of Arabia’s War: The Arabs, The British and The Remaking of The Middle East in WWI by Neil Faulkner

Book Review: Lawrence of Arabia’s War: The Arabs, The British and The Remaking of The Middle East in WWI by Neil Faulkner

Drawing on archival sources and incorporating new archaeological evidence, in Lawrence of Arabia’s War: The Arabs, The British and The […]

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    Book Review: Iberian Military Politics: Controlling the Armed Forces During Dictatorship and Democratisation by José Javier Olivas Osuna

Book Review: Iberian Military Politics: Controlling the Armed Forces During Dictatorship and Democratisation by José Javier Olivas Osuna

In Iberian Military Politics: Controlling the Armed Forces During Dictatorship and Democratisation, José Javier Olivas Osuna traces the divergent trajectories of […]

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    Book Review: Black Wind, White Snow: The Rise of Russia’s New Nationalism by Charles Clover

Book Review: Black Wind, White Snow: The Rise of Russia’s New Nationalism by Charles Clover

In Black Wind, White Snow: The Rise of Russia’s New Nationalism, Charles Clover traces an intellectual history of ‘Eurasianism’, a theory […]

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    Book Review: Asia’s New Battlefield: The US, China and the Struggle for the Western Pacific by Richard Javad Heydarian

Book Review: Asia’s New Battlefield: The US, China and the Struggle for the Western Pacific by Richard Javad Heydarian

In Asia’s New Battlefield: The US, China and the Struggle for the Western Pacific, Richard Javad Heydarian addresses how […]

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    Book Review: The Global Chancellor: Helmut Schmidt and the Reshaping of the International Order by Kristina Spohr

Book Review: The Global Chancellor: Helmut Schmidt and the Reshaping of the International Order by Kristina Spohr

In The Global Chancellor: Helmut Schmidt and the Reshaping of the International Order, Kristina Spohr (LSE, International History) reevaluates the […]

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    Book Review: Populism’s Power: Radical Grassroots Democracy in America by Laura Grattan

Book Review: Populism’s Power: Radical Grassroots Democracy in America by Laura Grattan

‘Populism’ has often been used as a pejorative term for a ‘paranoid’, anti-democratic style of politics. But is this the […]

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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 Syrian Jihad: Al-Qaeda, The Islamic State and the Evolution of an Insurgency by Charles Lister

Book Review: The Syrian Jihad: Al-Qaeda, The Islamic State and the Evolution of an Insurgency by Charles Lister

In The Syrian Jihad: Al-Qaeda, The Islamic State and the Evolution of an Insurgency, Charles Lister offers a comprehensive, […]

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    Book Review: Hiding in Plain Sight: The Pursuit of War Criminals from Nuremberg to the War on Terror by Eric Stover, Victor Peskin and Alexa Koenig

Book Review: Hiding in Plain Sight: The Pursuit of War Criminals from Nuremberg to the War on Terror by Eric Stover, Victor Peskin and Alexa Koenig

Hiding in Plain Sight: The Pursuit of War Criminals from Nuremburg to the War on Terror gives a historical […]

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    Book Review: The Hero Building: An Architecture of Scottish National Identity by Johnny Rodger

Book Review: The Hero Building: An Architecture of Scottish National Identity by Johnny Rodger

In The Hero Building: An Architecture of Scottish National Identity, Johnny Rodger explores the role that commemorative monumental structures […]

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    Book Review: Hillsborough Voices: The Real Story Told By The People Themselves by Kevin Sampson (in association with the Hillsborough Justice Campaign)

Book Review: Hillsborough Voices: The Real Story Told By The People Themselves by Kevin Sampson (in association with the Hillsborough Justice Campaign)

On 15 April 1989, 96 people were crushed to death and another 766 injured at the Hillsborough Stadium, Sheffield, […]

Book Review: The Truth About Inflation by Paul Donovan

In his book, The Truth About Inflation, global economist and managing director at UBS Investment Bank, Paul Donovan, gives […]

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    Book Review: Which European Union? Europe after the Euro Crisis by Sergio Fabbrini

Book Review: Which European Union? Europe after the Euro Crisis by Sergio Fabbrini

In Which European Union? Europe After the Euro Crisis, Sergio Fabbrini argues that the European Union (EU) is comprised of […]

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    Book Review: Unruly Equality: US Anarchism in the 20th Century by Andrew Cornell

Book Review: Unruly Equality: US Anarchism in the 20th Century by Andrew Cornell

In Unruly Equality: US Anarchism in the 20th Century, Andrew Cornell traces a prehistory of the contemporary anarchist movement in the […]

The Long Read: A Theory of the Drone by Grégoire Chamayou

In A Theory of the Drone, French philosopher Grégoire Chamayou seeks to comprehend how drones have revolutionised contemporary warfare […]

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