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    Book Review: God in the Tumult of the Global Square: Religion in Global Civil Society by Mark Juergensmeyer, Dinah Griego and John Soboslai

Book Review: God in the Tumult of the Global Square: Religion in Global Civil Society by Mark Juergensmeyer, Dinah Griego and John Soboslai

In God in the Tumult of the Global Square: Religion in Global Civil Society, authors Mark Juergensmeyer, Dinah Griego and John […]

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    Book Review: The Future of the Professions: How Technology Will Transform the Work of Human Experts by Richard Susskind and Daniel Susskind

Book Review: The Future of the Professions: How Technology Will Transform the Work of Human Experts by Richard Susskind and Daniel Susskind

In The Future of the Professions: How Technology Will Transform the Work of Human Experts, Richard Susskind and Daniel […]

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    Book Review: Unequal Britain at Work edited by Alan Felstead, Duncan Gallie and Francis Green

Book Review: Unequal Britain at Work edited by Alan Felstead, Duncan Gallie and Francis Green

In Unequal Britain at Work, Alan Felstead, Duncan Gallie and Francis Green examine inequalities in job quality in Britain. The […]

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    Book Review: This is London: Life and Death in the World City by Ben Judah

Book Review: This is London: Life and Death in the World City by Ben Judah

In This is London: Life and Death in the World City, journalist Ben Judah returns to the city in […]

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

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

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Most Read Posts of January 2016

Critical Condition: Replacing Critical Thinking with Creativity. Patrick Finn. Wilfrid […]

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    Book Review: Who is Charlie? Xenophobia and the New Middle Class by Emmanuel Todd

Book Review: Who is Charlie? Xenophobia and the New Middle Class by Emmanuel Todd

In Who is Charlie? Xenophobia and the New Middle Class, Emmanuel Todd presents his controversial reading of the ‘Je […]

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    Book Review: European Citizenship and Social Integration in the European Union by Jürgen Gerhards and Holger Lengfeld

Book Review: European Citizenship and Social Integration in the European Union by Jürgen Gerhards and Holger Lengfeld

In European Citizenship and Social Integration in the European Union, Jürgen Gerhards and Holger Lengfeld pose the question of […]

Reading List: 10 Must-Read Books on Gender in the Workplace

 
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Today at LSE, on Monday 25 January 2016, Anne-Marie Slaughter discusses her much-publicised new […]

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    Book Review: Farewell to the World: A History of Suicide by Marzio Barbagli

Book Review: Farewell to the World: A History of Suicide by Marzio Barbagli

In 1897, French sociologist Émile Durkheim presented the formative work, Suicide, which examined suicide through a social framework. In […]

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    Book Review: Sport: A Critical Sociology by Richard Giulianotti

Book Review: Sport: A Critical Sociology by Richard Giulianotti

In the second edition of Sport: A Critical Sociology, Richard Giulianotti brings social theory to bear upon the world […]

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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, […]

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    Book Review: Networks of Outrage and Hope: Social Movements in the Internet Age by Manuel Castells

Book Review: Networks of Outrage and Hope: Social Movements in the Internet Age by Manuel Castells

In the second edition of Networks of Outrage and Hope: Social Movements in the Internet Age, sociologist Manuel Castells […]

What Have You Been Reading in 2015 on LSE Review of Books?

As 2016 beckons, we look at the most popular reviews of 2015 on LSE Review of Books.
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    Book Review: Happiness and Place: Why Life is Better Outside of the City by Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn

Book Review: Happiness and Place: Why Life is Better Outside of the City by Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn

In Happiness and Place: Why Life is Better Outside of the City, Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn challenges the assumption that urban […]

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    Book Review: Food and Femininity by Kate Cairns and Josée Johnston

Book Review: Food and Femininity by Kate Cairns and Josée Johnston

Women’s personal relationship with food has changed exponentially over the course of a few generations. In Food and Femininity, […]

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