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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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    Book Review: The Crises of Microcredit edited by Isabelle Guérin, Marc Labie and Jean-Michel Servet

Book Review: The Crises of Microcredit edited by Isabelle Guérin, Marc Labie and Jean-Michel Servet

Do microfinance initiatives offer a panacea for poverty? In The Crises of Microcredit, editors Isabelle Guérin, Marc Labie and […]

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    Book Review: Globalization, Culture and Development: The UNESCO Convention on Cultural Diversity edited by Christiaan De Beukelaer, Miikka Pyykkönen and J. P. Singh

Book Review: Globalization, Culture and Development: The UNESCO Convention on Cultural Diversity edited by Christiaan De Beukelaer, Miikka Pyykkönen and J. P. Singh

In Globalization, Culture and Development: The UNESCO Convention on Cultural Diversity, editors Christiaan De Beukelaer, Miikka Pyykkönen and J. P. […]

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    Book Review: Roads: An Anthropology of Infrastructure and Expertise by Penny Harvey and Hannah Knox

Book Review: Roads: An Anthropology of Infrastructure and Expertise by Penny Harvey and Hannah Knox

In Roads: An Anthropology of Infrastructure and Expertise, Penny Harvey and Hannah Knox not only show why roads matter, […]

Book Review: The Country of First Boys by Amartya Sen

In The Country of First Boys, Amartya Sen offers a collection of thirteen essays that could be read as a […]

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    Recommended Festive Reads from LSE Review of Books! (Part Two)

Recommended Festive Reads from LSE Review of Books! (Part Two)

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Looking for inspiration for some book-related gifts this winter?

Throughout Autumn 2015, LSE Review of Books […]

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