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    Book Review: Haredi Masculinities between the Yeshiva, the Army, Work and Politics: The Sage, the Warrior and the Entrepreneur by Yohai Hakak

Book Review: Haredi Masculinities between the Yeshiva, the Army, Work and Politics: The Sage, the Warrior and the Entrepreneur by Yohai Hakak

In Haredi Masculinities between the Yeshiva, the Army, Work and Politics: The Sage, the Warrior and the Entrepreneur, Yohai […]

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    Book Review: The Anthropology of China: China as Ethnographic and Theoretical Critique by Charlotte Bruckermann and Stephan Feuchtwang

Book Review: The Anthropology of China: China as Ethnographic and Theoretical Critique by Charlotte Bruckermann and Stephan Feuchtwang

In The Anthropology of China: China as Ethnographic and Theoretical Critique, authors Charlotte Bruckermann and Stephan Feuchtwang call for a […]

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    Long Read Review: Crisis in Sports Governance: Exploring Anti-Doping Policy and Other Battlegrounds (Part Two)

Long Read Review: Crisis in Sports Governance: Exploring Anti-Doping Policy and Other Battlegrounds (Part Two)

Crisis in Sports Governance: Exploring Anti-Doping Policy and Other Battlegrounds (Part Two)
The world of sport is facing a serious […]

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    Long Read Review: Crisis in Sports Governance: Exploring Anti-Doping Policy and Other Battlegrounds (Part One)

Long Read Review: Crisis in Sports Governance: Exploring Anti-Doping Policy and Other Battlegrounds (Part One)

Crisis in Sports Governance: Exploring Anti-Doping Policy and Other Battlegrounds (Part One)

The world of sport is facing a serious […]

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    Book Review: Risk, Power and Inequality in the 21st Century by Dean Curran

Book Review: Risk, Power and Inequality in the 21st Century by Dean Curran

In Risk, Power and Inequality in the 21st Century, Dean Curran offers a reassessment of the relationship between risk […]

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    Book Review: Student Lives in Crisis: Deepening Inequality in Times of Austerity by Lorenza Antonucci

Book Review: Student Lives in Crisis: Deepening Inequality in Times of Austerity by Lorenza Antonucci

In Student Lives in Crisis: Deepening Inequality in Times of Austerity, Lorenza Antonucci examines the material inequalities that shape […]

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    The Materiality of Research: Towards a Sociology of Plants by Jennifer Jordan

The Materiality of Research: Towards a Sociology of Plants by Jennifer Jordan

In this feature essay, Jennifer Jordan considers the deeply physical and visceral components of forging a sociology of plants, […]

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    Book Review: Anthropologists in the Stock Exchange: A Financial History of Victorian Science by Marc Flandreau

Book Review: Anthropologists in the Stock Exchange: A Financial History of Victorian Science by Marc Flandreau

In Anthropologists in the Stock Exchange: A Financial History of Victorian Science, Marc Flandreau traces the interwoven development of […]

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    Book Review: Justice and Fairness in the City: A Multidisciplinary Approach to ‘Ordinary’ Cities edited by Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell

Book Review: Justice and Fairness in the City: A Multidisciplinary Approach to ‘Ordinary’ Cities edited by Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell

In Justice and Fairness in the City: A Multidisciplinary Approach to ‘Ordinary’ Cities, editors Simin Davoudi and Derek Bell […]

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    Book Review: Gramsci’s Common Sense: Inequality and its Narratives by Kate Crehan

Book Review: Gramsci’s Common Sense: Inequality and its Narratives by Kate Crehan

In Gramsci’s Common Sense: Inequality and its Narratives, Kate Crehan examines a number of core concepts in the work […]

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    Book Review: Memories of the Spanish Civil War: Conflict and Community in Rural Spain by Ruth Sanz Sabido

Book Review: Memories of the Spanish Civil War: Conflict and Community in Rural Spain by Ruth Sanz Sabido

In Memories of the Spanish Civil War: Conflict and Community in Rural Spain, Ruth Sanz Sabido recovers the testimonies of […]

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    Book Review: Marriage Migration in Asia: Emerging Minorities at the Frontiers of Nation-States edited by Sari K. Ishii

Book Review: Marriage Migration in Asia: Emerging Minorities at the Frontiers of Nation-States edited by Sari K. Ishii

In Marriage Migration in Asia: Emerging Minorities at the Frontiers of Nation-States, editor Sari K. Ishii brings together contributors […]

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    Book Review: Improving Criminal Justice Workplaces: Translating Theory and Research into Evidence-Based Practice by Paula Brough, Jennifer Brown and Amanda Biggs

Book Review: Improving Criminal Justice Workplaces: Translating Theory and Research into Evidence-Based Practice by Paula Brough, Jennifer Brown and Amanda Biggs

In Improving Criminal Justice Workplaces: Translating Theory and Research into Practice, Paula Brough, Jennifer Brown and Amanda Biggs bridge academic […]

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    Author Interview: ‘Not Just Peanuts’ with Dr Paolo Dini and Mario Barile

Author Interview: ‘Not Just Peanuts’ with Dr Paolo Dini and Mario Barile

Charles Schulz, creator of Peanuts, once said that his life’s work was just a ‘plain old comic strip, which […]

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    Book Review: What is Political Sociology? by Elisabeth S. Clemens

Book Review: What is Political Sociology? by Elisabeth S. Clemens

In What is Political Sociology?, Elisabeth S. Clemens produces a definitive and inspirational standard text for students at all […]

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