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    Book Review: Fishers and Plunderers: Theft, Slavery and Violence at Sea by Alastair Couper, Hance D. Smith and Bruno Ciceri

Book Review: Fishers and Plunderers: Theft, Slavery and Violence at Sea by Alastair Couper, Hance D. Smith and Bruno Ciceri

Kathleen Chiappetta welcomes Fishers and Plunderers: Theft, Slavery and Violence at Sea as a valuable introductory overview of the […]

Book Review: Masters of the Universe, Slaves of the Market

Offering an alternative account of the Global Financial Crisis in 2008, Masters of the Universe, Slaves of the Market analyses how bankers […]

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    Book Review: Standardizing Diversity: The Political Economy of Language Regimes

Book Review: Standardizing Diversity: The Political Economy of Language Regimes

What explains the different language regime choices and what are the economic repercussions of these decisions? In Standardizing Diversity: […]

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    Book Review: Reading the Comments: Likers, Haters, and Manipulators at the Bottom of the Web

Book Review: Reading the Comments: Likers, Haters, and Manipulators at the Bottom of the Web

Despite their lowly reputation as a kind of dark collective unconscious of the Internet, the process of commenting and […]

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    Book Review: Handbook of Disaster Policies and Institutions: Improving Emergency Management and Climate Change Adaptation, 2nd Edition

Book Review: Handbook of Disaster Policies and Institutions: Improving Emergency Management and Climate Change Adaptation, 2nd Edition

At the heart of the book we are made to think thoroughly about the dichotomy of “policy-as-usual” vs. “emergencies-as-exceptions”, […]

Book Review: Muslim Citizens in the West

The integration of Muslim communities into Western societies is a difficult and strained subject, with myth and misunderstanding rife. […]

Book Review: German Colonialism in a Global Age

While most studies of European colonialism tend to focus on the British and French empires, German colonialism in the […]

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    Book Review: Policy Change, Public Attitudes and Social Citizenship: Does neoliberalism matter?

Book Review: Policy Change, Public Attitudes and Social Citizenship: Does neoliberalism matter?

Neoliberal reforms have both revealed and effected a radical shift in government thinking about social citizenship rights around the […]

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    Book Review: Climate Change and Human Development by Hannah Reid

Book Review: Climate Change and Human Development by Hannah Reid

Climate Change and Human Development offers a compendium of real life scenarios and brings home the realities of how poor […]

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    Book Review: Art, Culture and International Development: Humanizing social transformation by John Clammer

Book Review: Art, Culture and International Development: Humanizing social transformation by John Clammer

This exciting book aims to place the arts at the centre of debates in development studies by introducing new ways […]

Book Review: Diplomatic Afterlives by Andrew F Cooper

Andrew F. Cooper provides an in-depth study of the motivations, methods, and contributions made by former leaders as they take […]

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    Book Review: Women of Power: Half a Century of Female Presidents and Prime Ministers Worldwide by Torild Skard

Book Review: Women of Power: Half a Century of Female Presidents and Prime Ministers Worldwide by Torild Skard

Women of Power is an ambitious project, one which attempts to map the contribution of all 73 female presidents […]

Editor’s Picks: ten favourite book reviews from 2014

Through 2014 LSE Review of Books has published hundreds of reviews, covering new social science titles from across the disciplines. In […]

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    Book Review: The Myth of Race: The Troubling Persistence of an Unscientific Idea by Robert Wald Sussman

Book Review: The Myth of Race: The Troubling Persistence of an Unscientific Idea by Robert Wald Sussman

In The Myth of Race, Robert Sussman aims to explore how race emerged as a social construct from early biblical […]

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    Book Review: Methodological Practices in Social Movement Research edited by Donatella della Porta

Book Review: Methodological Practices in Social Movement Research edited by Donatella della Porta

This collection aims to offer a practical, how-to approach to researching social movement studies, with each author writing on a method […]

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