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    Book Review: Legislation at Westminster: Parliamentary Actors and Influence in the Making of British Law by Meg Russell and Daniel Gover

Book Review: Legislation at Westminster: Parliamentary Actors and Influence in the Making of British Law by Meg Russell and Daniel Gover

In Legislation at Westminster: Parliamentary Actors and Influence in the Making of British Law, Meg Russell and Daniel Gover offer a […]

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    Book Review: Ethnic Mobilization, Violence and the Politics of Affect: The Serb Democratic Party and the Bosnian War by Adis Maksić

Book Review: Ethnic Mobilization, Violence and the Politics of Affect: The Serb Democratic Party and the Bosnian War by Adis Maksić

In Ethnic Mobilization, Violence and the Politics of Affect: The Serb Democratic Party and the Bosnian War, Adis Maksić offers […]

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    Book Review: Grassroots Activism and the Evolution of Transitional Justice: The Families of the Disappeared by Iosif Kovras

Book Review: Grassroots Activism and the Evolution of Transitional Justice: The Families of the Disappeared by Iosif Kovras

In Grassroots Activism and the Evolution of Transitional Justice: The Families of the Disappeared, Iosif Kovras looks at the varying […]

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    Book Review: Enemies and Neighbours: Arabs and Jews in Palestine and Israel, 1917-2017 by Ian Black

Book Review: Enemies and Neighbours: Arabs and Jews in Palestine and Israel, 1917-2017 by Ian Black

In Enemies and Neighbours: Arabs and Jews in Palestine and Israel, 1917-2017, Ian Black offers a new panoramic history […]

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    Book Review: Mafia Life: Love, Death and Money at the Heart of Organised Crime by Federico Varese

Book Review: Mafia Life: Love, Death and Money at the Heart of Organised Crime by Federico Varese

In Mafia Life: Love, Death and Money at the Heart of Organised Crime, Federico Varese journeys into the everyday lives […]

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    Book Review: Law and the Economy in Colonial India by Tirthankar Roy and Anand V. Swamy

Book Review: Law and the Economy in Colonial India by Tirthankar Roy and Anand V. Swamy

In Law and Economy in Colonial India, Tirthankar Roy and Anand V. Swamy explore the origins of British law […]

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    Book Review: Asylum after Empire: Colonial Legacies in the Politics of Asylum Seeking by Lucy Mayblin

Book Review: Asylum after Empire: Colonial Legacies in the Politics of Asylum Seeking by Lucy Mayblin

In Asylum After Empire: Colonial Legacies in the Politics of Asylum Seeking, Lucy Mayblin considers the contemporary hostility of […]

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    Book Review: Analysing Corruption: An Introduction by Dan Hough

Book Review: Analysing Corruption: An Introduction by Dan Hough

In Analysing Corruption: An Introduction, Dan Hough offers a new textbook that particularly underscores the difficulties of defining, measuring […]

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    Book Review: Rebel Law, Insurgents, Courts and Justice in Modern Conflict by Frank Ledwidge

Book Review: Rebel Law, Insurgents, Courts and Justice in Modern Conflict by Frank Ledwidge

In Rebel Law: Insurgents, Courts and Justice in Modern Conflict, Frank Ledwidge explores the role of courts and law […]

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    Book Review: Tomorrow’s Lawyers: An Introduction to Your Future (2nd Ed.) by Richard Susskind

Book Review: Tomorrow’s Lawyers: An Introduction to Your Future (2nd Ed.) by Richard Susskind

In the second edition of Tomorrow’s Lawyers: An Introduction to Your Future, Richard Susskind provides a concise and up-to-date […]

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    Book Review: Public Inquiries: Wrong Route on Bloody Sunday by Louis Blom-Cooper

Book Review: Public Inquiries: Wrong Route on Bloody Sunday by Louis Blom-Cooper

In Public Inquiries: Wrong Route on Bloody Sunday, Sir Louis Blom-Cooper QC argues that for much of the twentieth […]

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    Long Read Review: Hitler’s American Model: The United States and the Making of Nazi Race Law by James Q. Whitman

Long Read Review: Hitler’s American Model: The United States and the Making of Nazi Race Law by James Q. Whitman

In Hitler’s American Model: The United States and the Making of Nazi Race Law, legal scholar James Q. Whitman examines […]

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    Book Review: Pharmocracy: Value, Politics and Knowledge in Global Biomedicine by Kaushik Sunder Rajan

Book Review: Pharmocracy: Value, Politics and Knowledge in Global Biomedicine by Kaushik Sunder Rajan

In Pharmocracy: Value, Politics and Knowledge in Global Biomedicine, Kaushil Sunder Rajan examines the dominance of big pharma over […]

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    Book Review: Exceptional America: What Divides Americans from the World and from Each Other by Mugambi Jouet

Book Review: Exceptional America: What Divides Americans from the World and from Each Other by Mugambi Jouet

In Exceptional America: What Divides Americans from the World and from Each Other, Mugambi Jouet offers a fresh contribution […]

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    Book Review: Citizenship in Question: Evidentiary Birthright and Statelessness edited by Benjamin N Lawrance and Jacqueline Stevens

Book Review: Citizenship in Question: Evidentiary Birthright and Statelessness edited by Benjamin N Lawrance and Jacqueline Stevens

In Citizenship in Question: Evidentiary Birthright and Statelessness, editors Benjamin N. Lawrance and Jacqueline Stevens bring together contributors to […]

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