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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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    Long Read Review: Politics: Between the Extremes by Nick Clegg

Long Read Review: Politics: Between the Extremes by Nick Clegg

The UK government of 2010-2015 was the first UK Coalition since 1945 and faced the consequences of the 2008 […]

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    Book Review: India and the Islamic Heartlands: An Eighteenth-Century World of Circulation and Exchange by Gagan D.S. Sood

Book Review: India and the Islamic Heartlands: An Eighteenth-Century World of Circulation and Exchange by Gagan D.S. Sood

Drawing on the chance discovery of a number of letters exchanged during the period, in India and the Islamic Heartlands: […]

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    Book Review: The Poisoned Well: Empire and its Legacy in the Middle East by Roger Hardy

Book Review: The Poisoned Well: Empire and its Legacy in the Middle East by Roger Hardy

Almost fifty years after Britain and France left the Middle East, the toxic legacies of their rule continue to […]

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    Book Review: Elements of Architecture: Assembling Archaeology, Atmosphere and the Performance of Building Space edited by Mikkel Bille and Tim Flohr Sørensen

Book Review: Elements of Architecture: Assembling Archaeology, Atmosphere and the Performance of Building Space edited by Mikkel Bille and Tim Flohr Sørensen

In the new collection Elements of Architecture: Assembling Archaeology, Atmosphere and the Performance of Building Space, editors Mikkel Bille and […]

  • Permalink U.S. Soldiers with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 17th Regiment unload Humanitarian aid for distribution to the town of Rajan Kala, Afghanistan Dec. 05, 2009. Charlie Company used their Stryker armored vehicles to move the Humanitarian aid from the Joint District Community Center to the town of Rajan Kala. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Francisco V. Govea II/Released)Gallery

    Book Review: Today We Drop Bombs, Tomorrow We Build Bridges: How Foreign Aid Became a Casualty of War by Peter Gill

Book Review: Today We Drop Bombs, Tomorrow We Build Bridges: How Foreign Aid Became a Casualty of War by Peter Gill

In Today We Drop Bombs, Tomorrow We Build Bridges: How Foreign Aid Became a Casualty of War, Peter Gill […]

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    Book Review: The Al-Qaeda Franchise: The Expansion of al-Qaeda and its Consequences by Barak Mendelsohn

Book Review: The Al-Qaeda Franchise: The Expansion of al-Qaeda and its Consequences by Barak Mendelsohn

In the decade after 9/11, al-Qaeda expanded its operations to several new arenas, whilst at the same time its […]

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    Book Review: The Morning They Came For Us: Dispatches from Syria by Janine di Giovanni

Book Review: The Morning They Came For Us: Dispatches from Syria by Janine di Giovanni

Winner of the Hay Festival Award for Prose, The Morning They Came for Us: Dispatches from Syria is a […]

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    Book Review: Muted Modernists: The Struggle over Divine Politics in Saudi Arabia by Madawi Al-Rasheed

Book Review: Muted Modernists: The Struggle over Divine Politics in Saudi Arabia by Madawi Al-Rasheed

In Muted Modernists: The Struggle Over Divine Politics in Saudi Arabia, Madawi Al-Rasheed challenges monolithic understandings of official and […]

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    Review Roundtable: Naked Diplomacy: Power and Statecraft in the Digital Age by Tom Fletcher

Review Roundtable: Naked Diplomacy: Power and Statecraft in the Digital Age by Tom Fletcher

What is the role of the diplomat in the digital age? In Naked Diplomacy: Power and Statecraft in the […]

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    The Long Read: Beyond the Beautiful Game: Football as a Means for Control and Protest by Michael Warren

The Long Read: Beyond the Beautiful Game: Football as a Means for Control and Protest by Michael Warren

The Turbulent World of Middle East Soccer. James M. Dorsey. Hurst. 2016.

From the Back Page to the Front Room: […]

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