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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: 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: The Cinema of Agnès Varda: Resistance and Eclecticism by Delphine Bénézet

Book Review: The Cinema of Agnès Varda: Resistance and Eclecticism by Delphine Bénézet

In The Cinema of Agnès Varda: Resistance and Eclecticism, Delphine Bénézet explores the filmmaker’s career through a particular focus […]

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    Reading List: 8 Books about Art to read for the Turner Prize 2015

Reading List: 8 Books about Art to read for the Turner Prize 2015

Tonight, the evening of Monday 7 December 2015, sees the announcement of the winner of the Turner Prize 2015, held […]

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    Book Review: Jerusalem: The Spatial Politics of a Divided Metropolis by Anne B. Shlay and Gillad Rosen

Book Review: Jerusalem: The Spatial Politics of a Divided Metropolis by Anne B. Shlay and Gillad Rosen

In Jerusalem: The Spatial Politics of a Divided Metropolis, Anne B. Shlay and Gillad Rosen outline the geographic dynamics […]

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    Book Review: Bosnia and the Destruction of Cultural Heritage by Helen Walasek et al

Book Review: Bosnia and the Destruction of Cultural Heritage by Helen Walasek et al

Helen Walasek et al offer a comprehensive account of the destruction and subsequent reconstruction of Bosnia’s cultural heritage, presenting an […]

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    Book Review: Ornament and Order: Graffiti, Street Art and the Parergon by Rafael Schacter

Book Review: Ornament and Order: Graffiti, Street Art and the Parergon by Rafael Schacter

Ornament and Order offers a valuable and insightful view into an underexplored area of street art, writes Kate Bailey. […]

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    Book Review: Eco-Cities and the Transition to Low Carbon Economies

Book Review: Eco-Cities and the Transition to Low Carbon Economies

Eco-cities have emerged as a response to the ‘Age of Crisis’ that author Federico Caprotti argues we are living […]

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    Book Review: Action Research for Sustainability by Jonas Egmose

Book Review: Action Research for Sustainability by Jonas Egmose

Sustainability researchers often forget that many of their fellow humans, even if thoroughly convinced of the problems of environmental […]

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    Book Review: Urban Revolution Now: Henri Lefebvre in Social Research and Architecture

Book Review: Urban Revolution Now: Henri Lefebvre in Social Research and Architecture

More than half of the world’s population now live in cities – but how has this transformation in how […]

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    Book Review: Beyond Live/Work: The Architecture of Home-based Work

Book Review: Beyond Live/Work: The Architecture of Home-based Work

Despite having existed for hundreds, if not thousands, of years in every country across the globe this dual-use building […]

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    Book Review: Leading the Inclusive City: Place-based innovation for a bounded planet

Book Review: Leading the Inclusive City: Place-based innovation for a bounded planet

While acknowledging the difficulties cities face, Leading the Inclusive City mounts a powerful case that cities do have tools at their […]

Book Review: Governing Megacities in Emerging Countries

Megacities are a new phenomenon in history. The fact that many of them are in emerging countries deepens the challenges […]

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    Book Review: The Resilience Dividend: Being Strong in a World Where Things Go Wrong

Book Review: The Resilience Dividend: Being Strong in a World Where Things Go Wrong

In this book, Judith Rodin shows how people, organizations, businesses, communities, and cities have developed resilience in the face […]

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    Book Review: Who’s Afraid of Academic Freedom? Edited by Akeel Bilgrami and Jonathan R. Cole

Book Review: Who’s Afraid of Academic Freedom? Edited by Akeel Bilgrami and Jonathan R. Cole

Seventeen essays from distinguished scholars take on the conceptual issues surrounding the idea of freedom of inquiry and consider a variety […]

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