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    Book Review: Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming by Andreas Malm

Book Review: Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming by Andreas Malm

In Fossil Capital: The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming, Andreas Malm traces our current […]

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    Book Review: U Thrive: How to Succeed in College (and Life) by Daniel Lerner and Alan Schlechter

Book Review: U Thrive: How to Succeed in College (and Life) by Daniel Lerner and Alan Schlechter

In U Thrive: How to Succeed in College (and Life), Daniel Lerner and Alan Schlechter draw upon their popular […]

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    Book Review: Go Home? The Politics of Immigration Controversies by Hannah Jones et al

Book Review: Go Home? The Politics of Immigration Controversies by Hannah Jones et al

In Go Home? The Politics of Immigration Controversies, Hannah Jones et al investigate the effects of UK immigration policy […]

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    Feature Essay: What Does the Future Hold for Academic Books? by Marilyn Deegan (Academic Book of the Future Project)

Feature Essay: What Does the Future Hold for Academic Books? by Marilyn Deegan (Academic Book of the Future Project)

Between August 2014 and September 2016, the Academic Book of the Future Project, initiated by the Arts and Humanities Research […]

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    Book Review: The Fix: How Bankers Lied, Cheated and Colluded to Rig the World’s Most Important Number by Liam Vaughan and Gavin Finch

Book Review: The Fix: How Bankers Lied, Cheated and Colluded to Rig the World’s Most Important Number by Liam Vaughan and Gavin Finch

In The Fix: How Bankers Lied, Cheated and Colluded to Rig the World’s Most Important Number, Liam Vaughan and […]

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    Lobbying for Change as a New Theory and Practice of Active Citizenship: Author Interview with Alberto Alemanno

Lobbying for Change as a New Theory and Practice of Active Citizenship: Author Interview with Alberto Alemanno

Do you believe that lobbying is a vehicle for representing the interests of some rather than all, meaning its […]

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    Book Review: The Age of Noise in Britain: Hearing Modernity by James G. Mansell

Book Review: The Age of Noise in Britain: Hearing Modernity by James G. Mansell

In The Age of Noise in Britain: Hearing Modernity, James G. Mansell considers how modernity became manifested in aural […]

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    Book Review: The Great Regression edited by Heinrich Geiselberger

Book Review: The Great Regression edited by Heinrich Geiselberger

How do we make sense of the dramatic political changes of recent months? In The Great Regression, editor Heinrich […]

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    Book Review: Close Calls: Managing Risk and Resilience in Airline Flight Safety by Carl Macrae

Book Review: Close Calls: Managing Risk and Resilience in Airline Flight Safety by Carl Macrae

In Close Calls: Managing Risk and Resilience in Airline Flight Safety, Carl Macrae offers a new study of organisational […]

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    Book Review: The Tories and Television, 1951–1964: Broadcasting an Elite by Anthony Ridge-Newman

Book Review: The Tories and Television, 1951–1964: Broadcasting an Elite by Anthony Ridge-Newman

In The Tories and Television, 1951-1964: Broadcasting an Elite, Anthony Ridge-Newman reflects on how historical developments in television broadcasting […]

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    Long Read Review: The Enemy Within: A Tale of Muslim Britain by Sayeeda Warsi

Long Read Review: The Enemy Within: A Tale of Muslim Britain by Sayeeda Warsi

In The Enemy Within: A Tale of Muslim Britain, Sayeeda Warsi offers a book that is part memoir and […]

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    Book Review: In Search of Criminal Responsibility: Ideas, Interests and Institutions by Nicola Lacey

Book Review: In Search of Criminal Responsibility: Ideas, Interests and Institutions by Nicola Lacey

Within In Search of Criminal Responsibility: Ideas, Interests and Institutions, Nicola Lacey investigates changing understandings of criminal responsibility in England […]

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    Book Review: Crimes Unspoken: The Rape of German Women at the End of the Second World War by Miriam Gebhardt

Book Review: Crimes Unspoken: The Rape of German Women at the End of the Second World War by Miriam Gebhardt

In Crimes Unspoken: The Rape of German Women at the End of the Second World War, Miriam Gebhardt presents […]

The Best Bookshops in St Andrews, Scotland

Sneha Reddy takes us on a tour of the best bookshops in St Andrews, Scotland. If there’s a bookshop that […]

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