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    Book Review: The Search for Peace in the Arab-Israeli Conflict: A Compendium of Documents and Analysis, edited by Terje Rod-Larsen, Nur Laidq & Fabice Aidan

Book Review: The Search for Peace in the Arab-Israeli Conflict: A Compendium of Documents and Analysis, edited by Terje Rod-Larsen, Nur Laidq & Fabice Aidan

The collection benefits from the inclusion of a detailed series of maps of the region from different points in […]

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    Book Review: Killing Hope: US Military and CIA Interventions since World War II, Updated Edition, by William Blum

Book Review: Killing Hope: US Military and CIA Interventions since World War II, Updated Edition, by William Blum

In Killing Hope, William Blum aims to provide a comprehensive account of America’s covert and overt military actions in […]

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    Book Review: Out of Nowhere: The Kurds of Syria in Peace and War by Michael M. Gunter

Book Review: Out of Nowhere: The Kurds of Syria in Peace and War by Michael M. Gunter

Michael Gunter looks to analyse recent events in Syria and discuss what they might portend for the future. William Eichler recommends […]

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    Book Review: Against their Will: The Secret History of Medical Experimentation On Children in Cold War America by Judith L. Newman et al.

Book Review: Against their Will: The Secret History of Medical Experimentation On Children in Cold War America by Judith L. Newman et al.

Michael Warren finds that Against their Will stands as a stark warning from history of the pursuit of scientific success at […]

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    Book Review: Among the Ruins: Syria Past and Present by Christian C. Sahner

Book Review: Among the Ruins: Syria Past and Present by Christian C. Sahner

Among the Ruins blends history, memoir and reportage, drawing on the author’s extensive knowledge of Syria in ancient, medieval, […]

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    Book Review: British Pirates and Society 1680-1730 by Margarette Lincoln

Book Review: British Pirates and Society 1680-1730 by Margarette Lincoln

British Pirates and Society 1680-1730 is a captivating and meticulously researched work of social history, which brings to life varied […]

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    Book Review: Deciphering Sun Tzu: How to Read The Art of War by Derek M Yuen

Book Review: Deciphering Sun Tzu: How to Read The Art of War by Derek M Yuen

Derek M Yuen aims to offer readers a fresh and comprehensive analysis of Sun Tzu’s celebrated treatise The Art of War. […]

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    Free event: LSE Literary Festival discussion: Digital Personhood and Identity

Free event: LSE Literary Festival discussion: Digital Personhood and Identity

 
LSE Literary Festival discussion: Digital Personhood and Identity
Date: Saturday 28 February 2015
Time: 1-2.30pm
Venue: Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Speakers: Luke Dormehl, Aleks […]

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    Book Review: NYE: The Political Life of Aneurin Bevan by Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds

Book Review: NYE: The Political Life of Aneurin Bevan by Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds

The picture of Aneurin Bevan which emerges from Nicklaus Thomas Symonds’ book is of a figure who was changeable, […]

Editor’s Picks: ten favourite book reviews from 2014

Through 2014 LSE Review of Books has published hundreds of reviews, covering new social science titles from across the disciplines. In […]

Most popular bookshop guides from 2014

This year we’ve published many popular guides to the best bookshops around the world for academics and students to […]

Most popular social science book reviews from 2014

2014 has been a wonderful year for social science debate and publications. Here’s our run down of the five […]

Merry Christmas from LSE Review of Books

 
Wishing all of our readers, reviewers, publishers, authors, friends and family a very Merry Christmas 2015!

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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 […]