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    Book Review: The Power Triangle: Military, Security and Politics in Regime Change by Hazem Kandil

Book Review: The Power Triangle: Military, Security and Politics in Regime Change by Hazem Kandil

In The Power Triangle: Military, Security and Politics in Regime Change, Hazem Kandil utilises Egypt, Turkey and Iran as […]

Book Review: Cotton by Adam Sneyd

In Cotton, Adam Sneyd brings the reality of international trade into focus through tracing the local and global politics behind the circulation […]

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    Book Review: Predator Empire: Drone Warfare and Full Spectrum Dominance by Ian G. R. Shaw

Book Review: Predator Empire: Drone Warfare and Full Spectrum Dominance by Ian G. R. Shaw

In Predator Empire: Drone Warfare and Full Spectrum Dominance, Ian G. R. Shaw examines the history and development of US […]

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    Book Review: The Battle for Syria: International Rivalry in the New Middle East by Christopher Phillips

Book Review: The Battle for Syria: International Rivalry in the New Middle East by Christopher Phillips

In The Battle for Syria: International Rivalry in the New Middle East, Christopher Phillips looks at the Syrian conflict […]

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    Book Review: Radicalized: New Jihadists and the Threat to the West by Peter R. Neumann

Book Review: Radicalized: New Jihadists and the Threat to the West by Peter R. Neumann

In Radicalized: New Jihadists and the Threat to the West, Peter R. Neumann explores the phenomenon of the ‘new jihadists’ […]

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    Book Review: ‘Eat the Heart of the Infidel’: The Harrowing of Nigeria and the Rise of Boko Haram by Andrew Walker

Book Review: ‘Eat the Heart of the Infidel’: The Harrowing of Nigeria and the Rise of Boko Haram by Andrew Walker

In ‘Eat the Heart of the Infidel’: The Harrowing of Nigeria and the Rise of Boko Haram, journalist Andrew […]

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    Book Review: Unfinished Revolutions: Yemen, Libya and Tunisia After the Arab Spring by Ibrahim Fraihat

Book Review: Unfinished Revolutions: Yemen, Libya and Tunisia After the Arab Spring by Ibrahim Fraihat

In Unfinished Revolutions: Yemen, Libya and Tunisia After the Arab Spring, Ibrahim Fraihat examines three countries grappling with political […]

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    Book Review: The Politics of Islamic Law: Local Elites, Colonial Authority and the Making of the Muslim State by Iza R. Hussin

Book Review: The Politics of Islamic Law: Local Elites, Colonial Authority and the Making of the Muslim State by Iza R. Hussin

In The Politics of Islamic Law: Local Elites, Colonial Authority and the Making of the Muslim State, Iza R. Hussin […]

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    Book Review: The Hidden Wealth of Nations: The Scourge of Tax Havens by Gabriel Zucman

Book Review: The Hidden Wealth of Nations: The Scourge of Tax Havens by Gabriel Zucman

In The Hidden Wealth of Nations: The Scourge of Tax Havens, Gabriel Zucman makes a provocative argument about the […]

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    Black History Month 2016: Eslanda Robeson – Acting, Activism, Africa and LSE by Sherese R. Taylor

Black History Month 2016: Eslanda Robeson – Acting, Activism, Africa and LSE by Sherese R. Taylor

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October is Black History Month in the UK. Following her review of Paul […]

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    Book Review: Ebola: How A People’s Science Helped End an Epidemic by Paul Richards

Book Review: Ebola: How A People’s Science Helped End an Epidemic by Paul Richards

In Ebola: How A People’s Science Helped End an Epidemic, Paul Richards draws on his firsthand experience in Sierra […]

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    The Long Read: Necessity vs Ethics or Necessary Ethics? The West’s Moral Dilemma in Sourcing Oil from the 1920s to the Present Day by Nazrin Mehdiyeva

The Long Read: Necessity vs Ethics or Necessary Ethics? The West’s Moral Dilemma in Sourcing Oil from the 1920s to the Present Day by Nazrin Mehdiyeva

Oil and American Identity: A Culture of Dependency and US Foreign Policy. Sebastian Herbstreuth. I.B. Tauris. 2016.

Blood Oil: Tyrants, […]

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    Book Review: Adapting to Climate Uncertainty in African Agriculture: Narratives and Knowledge Politics by Stephen Whitfield

Book Review: Adapting to Climate Uncertainty in African Agriculture: Narratives and Knowledge Politics by Stephen Whitfield

In Adapting to Climate Uncertainty in African Agriculture: Narratives and Knowledge Politics, Stephen Whitfield addresses the pressing issues of smallholder […]

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    Book Review: Preventive Detention of Terror Suspects: A New Legal Framework by Diane Webber

Book Review: Preventive Detention of Terror Suspects: A New Legal Framework by Diane Webber

In Preventive Detention of Terror Suspects: A New Legal Framework, Diane Webber offers a comprehensive analysis of preventive detention […]

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    Author Interview with Dr Brian Klaas (LSE): How Can We Fix Democracy?

Author Interview with Dr Brian Klaas (LSE): How Can We Fix Democracy?

The end of the Cold War in the early 1990s saw democracy surge as former Soviet autocracies transitioned to […]

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