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    Book Review: New Order and Progress: Development and Democracy in Brazil edited by Ben Ross Schneider

Book Review: New Order and Progress: Development and Democracy in Brazil edited by Ben Ross Schneider

In the new edited collection New Order and Progress: Development and Democracy in Brazil, Ben Ross Schneider brings together contributors […]

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    Book Review: Today We Drop Bombs, Tomorrow We Build Bridges: How Foreign Aid Became a Casualty of War by Peter Gill

Book Review: Today We Drop Bombs, Tomorrow We Build Bridges: How Foreign Aid Became a Casualty of War by Peter Gill

In Today We Drop Bombs, Tomorrow We Build Bridges: How Foreign Aid Became a Casualty of War, Peter Gill […]

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    Book Review: How Solidarity Works for Welfare: Subnationalism and Social Development in India by Prerna Singh

Book Review: How Solidarity Works for Welfare: Subnationalism and Social Development in India by Prerna Singh

Why are some places in the world characterised by better social service provision and welfare outcomes than others? In […]

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    Book Review: The UK Regional-National Economic Problem: Geography, Globalisation and Governance by Philip McCann

Book Review: The UK Regional-National Economic Problem: Geography, Globalisation and Governance by Philip McCann

In The UK Regional-National Economic Problem: Geography, Globalisation and Governance, Philip McCann analyses growing economic disparity across the UK […]

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    Book Review: Slums on Screen: World Cinema and the Planet of Slums by Igor Krstić

Book Review: Slums on Screen: World Cinema and the Planet of Slums by Igor Krstić

Nearly one billion people reside in slums around the globe, but how has this reality been depicted on the […]

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    Reading List: Recommended Reads on Brazilian Politics, History and Culture for the 2016 Rio Olympics

Reading List: Recommended Reads on Brazilian Politics, History and Culture for the 2016 Rio Olympics

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Tonight is the opening ceremony of the 2016 Rio […]

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    Book Review: Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals: A Critical Look Forward edited by Alberto Cimadamore, Gabriele Koehler and Thomas Pogge

Book Review: Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals: A Critical Look Forward edited by Alberto Cimadamore, Gabriele Koehler and Thomas Pogge

In 2015, The UN Millennium Development Goals reached their deadline – but what has been their legacy? Poverty and 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: Is Decentralization Good for Development? Perspectives from Academics and Policy Makers edited by Jean-Paul Faguet and Caroline Pöschl

Book Review: Is Decentralization Good for Development? Perspectives from Academics and Policy Makers edited by Jean-Paul Faguet and Caroline Pöschl

In Decentralization Good for Development? Perspectives from Academics and Policy Makers, editors Jean-Paul Faguet and Caroline Pöschl offer an exhaustive account […]

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    The Long Read: The Politics of Inclusive Development: Two Books, One Title by Alice Evans

The Long Read: The Politics of Inclusive Development: Two Books, One Title by Alice Evans

This comparative review examines two recent books that attend to the politics of inclusive development.  As the texts address […]

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    #IWD2016: 5 Great Reads from 2015 on Women, Gender and Feminisms for International Women’s Day 2016

#IWD2016: 5 Great Reads from 2015 on Women, Gender and Feminisms for International Women’s Day 2016

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Today, 8th March, marks International Women’s Day: a global day celebrating the economic, […]

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    The Monthly Roundup: What Have You Been Reading in February 2016 on LSE Review of Books?

The Monthly Roundup: What Have You Been Reading in February 2016 on LSE Review of Books?

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Most Read Posts of February 2016

An Introduction to Antonio Gramsci: His Life, Thought and Legacy. […]

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    LSE Lit Fest 2016 Reading List: Eight Must-Read Books On and Around the Theme of ‘Utopia’

LSE Lit Fest 2016 Reading List: Eight Must-Read Books On and Around the Theme of ‘Utopia’

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Today, Monday 22nd February 2016, marks […]

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    Book Review: Urban Neighborhoods in a New Era: Revitalization Politics in the Postindustrial City edited by Clarence N. Stone and Robert P. Stoker

Book Review: Urban Neighborhoods in a New Era: Revitalization Politics in the Postindustrial City edited by Clarence N. Stone and Robert P. Stoker

In the edited collection Urban Neighborhoods in a New Era: Revitalization Politics in the Postindustrial City, Clarence N. Stone […]

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    Book Review: Water and Development: Good Governance After Neoliberalism edited by Ronaldo Munck, Narathius Asingwire, G. Honor Fagan and Consolata Kabonesa

Book Review: Water and Development: Good Governance After Neoliberalism edited by Ronaldo Munck, Narathius Asingwire, G. Honor Fagan and Consolata Kabonesa

In the edited collection Water and Development: Good Governance After Neoliberalism, editors Ronaldo Munck, Narathius Asingwire, G. Honor Fagan […]

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