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    Book Review: Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives by Gary Younge

Book Review: Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives by Gary Younge

On an average day in the USA, seven children and teenagers will be shot dead. In Another Day in […]

Book Review: The Ways of the World by David Harvey

The Ways of the World offers an intellectual journey through the work of David Harvey over the past five […]

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    Book Review: Les Parisiennes: How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved and Died in the 1940s by Anne Sebba

Book Review: Les Parisiennes: How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved and Died in the 1940s by Anne Sebba

What did it feel like to be a woman in Paris from 1939-49? What were the choices women were […]

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    Book Review and Author Interview: Island Story: Journeys Around Unfamiliar Britain by J.D. Taylor

Book Review and Author Interview: Island Story: Journeys Around Unfamiliar Britain by J.D. Taylor

What is life really like for those who inhabit the island we call the UK? Island Story: Journeys Around Unfamiliar […]

Book Review: Becoming Jane Jacobs by Peter L. Laurence

With the publication of The Death and Life of Great American Cities in 1961 and her famous battle against New […]

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    Book Review: Nightwalking: A Nocturnal History of London by Matthew Beaumont

Book Review: Nightwalking: A Nocturnal History of London by Matthew Beaumont

Nightwalking: A Nocturnal History of London offers a literary portrait of nighttime London, the writers who have wandered the […]

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    Book Review: Paul Robeson: The Artist as Revolutionary by Gerald Horne

Book Review: Paul Robeson: The Artist as Revolutionary by Gerald Horne

Alongside his fame as a singer, actor and athlete, Paul Robeson was a key political activist whose proclaimed socialism and […]

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    Book Review: Academic Diary: Or Why Higher Education Still Matters by Les Back

Book Review: Academic Diary: Or Why Higher Education Still Matters by Les Back

Presenting a collection of diary-style entries as though from a single academic year, Les Back chronicles three decades of […]

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    Book Review: The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of our Ordinary Lives by Helen Pearson

Book Review: The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of our Ordinary Lives by Helen Pearson

Authored by Helen Pearson, The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of our Ordinary Lives concerns British birth cohort studies: a […]

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    #IWD2016 Book Review: SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome by Mary Beard

#IWD2016 Book Review: SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome by Mary Beard

With SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome, the renowned Cambridge classicist Mary Beard presents a new history of ‘the Senate […]

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    #IWD2016 Book Review: Unfinished Business: Women Men Work Family by Anne-Marie Slaughter

#IWD2016 Book Review: Unfinished Business: Women Men Work Family by Anne-Marie Slaughter

Is it really possible to ‘have it all’? In Unfinished Business: Women Men Work Family, Anne-Marie Slaughter unravels the ‘half […]

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    #IWD2016 Book Review: Political Animals: The New Feminist Cinema by Sophie Mayer

#IWD2016 Book Review: Political Animals: The New Feminist Cinema by Sophie Mayer

Looking for more films that pass the Bechdel Test? Political Animals: The New Feminist Cinema is a fiercely political […]

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    LSE Lit Fest 2016 Book Review: Dreamstreets: A Journey Through Britain’s Village Utopias by Jacqueline Yallop

LSE Lit Fest 2016 Book Review: Dreamstreets: A Journey Through Britain’s Village Utopias by Jacqueline Yallop

In Dreamstreets: A Journey Through Britain’s Village Utopias, Jacqueline Yallop takes readers on a tour of Britain’s historical ‘model villages’, providing […]

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