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Book Review: Economics for the Common Good by Jean Tirole

In Economics for the Common Good, Jean Tirole – a winner of the Nobel Prize in  Economics – engages with some of […]

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    Book Review: The People vs Tech: How the Internet is Killing Democracy (and How We Can Save It) by Jamie Bartlett

Book Review: The People vs Tech: How the Internet is Killing Democracy (and How We Can Save It) by Jamie Bartlett

In The People vs Tech: How the Internet is Killing Democracy (and How We Can Save It), Jamie Bartlett offers an […]

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    Book Review: The Presidency of Barack Obama: A First Historical Assessment edited by Julian Zelizer

Book Review: The Presidency of Barack Obama: A First Historical Assessment edited by Julian Zelizer

With The Presidency of Barack Obama: A First Historical Assessment, editor Julian Zelizer brings together contributors to reflect on different aspects […]

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    Book Review: Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police and Punish the Poor by Virginia Eubanks

Book Review: Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police and Punish the Poor by Virginia Eubanks

In Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police and Punish the Poor, Virginia Eubanks outlines the life-and-death impacts of automated decision-making […]

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    Author Interview: Q&A with Sharon Crozier-De Rosa on her book, Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash: Britain, Ireland and Australia, 1890-1920

Author Interview: Q&A with Sharon Crozier-De Rosa on her book, Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash: Britain, Ireland and Australia, 1890-1920

In this author interview, we speak to Sharon Crozier-De Rosa about her new book, Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash: […]

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    Book Review: Considering Emma Goldman: Feminist Political Ambivalence and The Imaginative Archive by Clare Hemmings

Book Review: Considering Emma Goldman: Feminist Political Ambivalence and The Imaginative Archive by Clare Hemmings

In Considering Emma Goldman: Feminist Political Ambivalence and the Imaginative Archive, Clare Hemmings offers a rich, complex and searching new […]

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    Book Review: On Race: 34 Conversations in a Time of Crisis edited by George Yancy

Book Review: On Race: 34 Conversations in a Time of Crisis edited by George Yancy

In On Race: 34 Conversations in a Time of Crisis, George Yancy brings together scholars to reflect on how race […]

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    Book Review: Striking Women: Struggles and Strategies of South Asian Women Workers from Grunwick to Gate Gourmet by Sundari Anitha and Ruth Pearson

Book Review: Striking Women: Struggles and Strategies of South Asian Women Workers from Grunwick to Gate Gourmet by Sundari Anitha and Ruth Pearson

In Striking Women: Struggles and Strategies of South Asian Women Workers from Grunwick to Gate Gourmet, Sundari Anitha and Ruth Pearson […]

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    Book Review: Social Theory Now edited by Claudio E. Benzecry, Monika Krause and Issac A. Reed

Book Review: Social Theory Now edited by Claudio E. Benzecry, Monika Krause and Issac A. Reed

With Social Theory Now, editors Claudio E. Benzecry, Monika Krause and Issac A. Reed bring together contributors to provide an […]

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    Book Review: Posthuman Glossary edited by Rosi Braidotti and Maria Hlavajova

Book Review: Posthuman Glossary edited by Rosi Braidotti and Maria Hlavajova

With Posthuman Glossary, editors Rosi Braidotti and Maria Hlavajova bring together a comprehensive and diverse range of entries that make an […]

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    Book Review: Ideology and the Future of Progressive Social Movements by Rafal Soborski

Book Review: Ideology and the Future of Progressive Social Movements by Rafal Soborski

In Ideology and the Future of Progressive Social Movements, Rafal Soborski provides a punchy and passionate critique of the post-ideology approach […]

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    Book Review: The Polarizers: Postwar Architects of Our Partisan Era by Sam Rosenfeld

Book Review: The Polarizers: Postwar Architects of Our Partisan Era by Sam Rosenfeld

In The Polarizers: Postwar Architects of Our Partisan Era, Sam Rosenfeld offers a historical account of how polarisation transformed from […]

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    Book Review: Journey into Europe: Islam, Immigration and Identity by Akbar Ahmed

Book Review: Journey into Europe: Islam, Immigration and Identity by Akbar Ahmed

In Journey into Europe: Islam, Immigration and Identity, Akbar Ahmed scrutinises the experiences of Muslims living in European nations that […]

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    Book Review: Public Sector Reform in Ireland: Countering Crisis by Muiris MacCarthaigh

Book Review: Public Sector Reform in Ireland: Countering Crisis by Muiris MacCarthaigh

In Public Sector Reform in Ireland: Countering Crisis, Muiris MacCarthaigh focuses on the unprecedented public sector reform agenda of […]

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    Book Review: Governing Compact Cities: How to Connect Planning, Design and Transport by Philipp Rode

Book Review: Governing Compact Cities: How to Connect Planning, Design and Transport by Philipp Rode

In Governing Compact Cities: How to Connect Planning, Design and Transport, Philipp Rode looks at the integration of urban planning, city […]

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