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    Reading List: 7 Must-Read Books about Art Ahead of the Turner Prize 2016

Reading List: 7 Must-Read Books about Art Ahead of the Turner Prize 2016

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Tonight, the evening of Monday 5 December 2016, sees the announcement […]

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    Book Review: Marriage Migration in Asia: Emerging Minorities at the Frontiers of Nation-States edited by Sari K. Ishii

Book Review: Marriage Migration in Asia: Emerging Minorities at the Frontiers of Nation-States edited by Sari K. Ishii

In Marriage Migration in Asia: Emerging Minorities at the Frontiers of Nation-States, editor Sari K. Ishii brings together contributors […]

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    Book Review: Madness, Distress and the Politics of Disablement edited by Helen Spandler, Jill Anderson and Bob Sapey

Book Review: Madness, Distress and the Politics of Disablement edited by Helen Spandler, Jill Anderson and Bob Sapey

In Madness, Distress and the Politics of Disablement, editors Helen Spandler, Jill Anderson and Bob Sapey bring together contributors […]

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    Book Review: Cold War Ruins: Transpacific Critique of American Justice and Japanese War Crimes by Lisa Yoneyama

Book Review: Cold War Ruins: Transpacific Critique of American Justice and Japanese War Crimes by Lisa Yoneyama

At a time when legalistic responses to war and conflict have become a dominant discourse in international relations, Lisa […]

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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: Lovecidal: Walking with the Disappeared by Trinh T. Minh-ha

Book Review: Lovecidal: Walking with the Disappeared by Trinh T. Minh-ha

In Lovecidal: Walking with the Disappeared, the feminist filmmaker and postcolonial theorist Trinh T. Minh-ha offers a lyrical and […]

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Mrs. Indira Gandhi with the Hon'ble Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Prime Minister of India photographed at Palam Aerodrome on October 3, 1949, before her departure for London. She is expected to join the Prime Minister in the U.S.A. during the latter’s forthcoming visit to that country.Gallery

    Book Review: Democratic Dynasties: State, Party and Family in Contemporary Indian Politics edited by Kanchan Chandra

Book Review: Democratic Dynasties: State, Party and Family in Contemporary Indian Politics edited by Kanchan Chandra

Democratic Dynasties: State, Party and Family in Contemporary Indian Politics is a new edited volume from Kanchan Chandra which […]

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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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