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    Book Review: Taiwan’s Democracy Challenged: The Chen Shui-bian Years edited by Yun-han Chu, Larry Diamond and Kharis Templeman

Book Review: Taiwan’s Democracy Challenged: The Chen Shui-bian Years edited by Yun-han Chu, Larry Diamond and Kharis Templeman

In Taiwan’s Democracy Challenged: The Chen Shui-bian Years, editors Yun-han Chu, Larry Diamond and Kharis Templeman provide a reassessment of […]

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    Book Review: Dalit Studies edited by Ramnarayan S. Rawat and K. Satyanarayana

Book Review: Dalit Studies edited by Ramnarayan S. Rawat and K. Satyanarayana

Dalit Studies, edited by Ramnarayan S. Rawat and K. Satyanarayana, is a new collection of essays which revolve around challenging existing […]

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    Book Review: The Frontier Tribal Belt: Genesis and Purpose Under the Raj by Salman Bangash

Book Review: The Frontier Tribal Belt: Genesis and Purpose Under the Raj by Salman Bangash

In The Frontier Tribal Belt: Genesis and Purpose Under the Raj, Salman Bangash explores the history of Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas […]

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    Book Review: Social Transformation in Post-Conflict Nepal: A Gender Perspective by Punam Yadav

Book Review: Social Transformation in Post-Conflict Nepal: A Gender Perspective by Punam Yadav

In Social Transformation in Post-Conflict Nepal: A Gender Perspective, Punam Yadav explores the unintended positive impacts of conflict on the position of women […]

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    Book Review: Central Asia in Art: From Soviet Orientalism to the New Republics by Aliya Abykayeva-Tiesenhausen

Book Review: Central Asia in Art: From Soviet Orientalism to the New Republics by Aliya Abykayeva-Tiesenhausen

In Central Asia in Art: From Soviet Orientalism to the New Republics, Kazakh art historian Aliya Abykayeva-Tiesenhausen traces Soviet portrayals of Kazakhstan, […]

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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: 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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    Book Review: China’s Next Strategic Advantage: From Imitation to Innovation by George S. Yip and Bruce Mckern

Book Review: China’s Next Strategic Advantage: From Imitation to Innovation by George S. Yip and Bruce Mckern

In China’s Next Strategic Advantage: From Imitation to Innovation, George S. Yip and Bruce McKern suggest that China has […]

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    Book Review: The Wanda Way: The Managerial Philosophy and Values of One of China’s Largest Companies by Wang Jianlin

Book Review: The Wanda Way: The Managerial Philosophy and Values of One of China’s Largest Companies by Wang Jianlin

The Wanda Way: The Managerial Philosophy and Values of One’s of China’s Largest Companies gives insight into the business […]

The Best Bookshops in Tokyo, Japan

Hung-Ya Lien takes us on a tour of the best bookshops in Tokyo, Japan. If there’s a bookshop that you […]

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    Book Review: The Colonel Who Would Not Repent: The Bangladesh War and its Unquiet Legacy by Salil Tripathi

Book Review: The Colonel Who Would Not Repent: The Bangladesh War and its Unquiet Legacy by Salil Tripathi

In The Colonel Who Would Not Repent: The Bangladesh War and its Unquiet Legacy, journalist Salil Tripathi revisits Bangladesh’s […]

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: The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China edited by Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom

Book Review: The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China edited by Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom

Beginning with the question, ‘what and when is modern China?’, The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China, edited by Jeffrey […]

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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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