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    Book Review: Aspirational Power: Brazil on the Long Road to Global Influence by David R. Mares and Harold A. Trinkunas

Book Review: Aspirational Power: Brazil on the Long Road to Global Influence by David R. Mares and Harold A. Trinkunas

In Aspirational Power: Brazil on the Long Road to Global Influence, David R. Mares and Harold A. Trinkunas examine […]

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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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    Book Review: New Order and Progress: Development and Democracy in Brazil edited by Ben Ross Schneider

Book Review: New Order and Progress: Development and Democracy in Brazil edited by Ben Ross Schneider

In the new edited collection New Order and Progress: Development and Democracy in Brazil, Ben Ross Schneider brings together contributors […]

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    Book Review: Slums on Screen: World Cinema and the Planet of Slums by Igor Krstić

Book Review: Slums on Screen: World Cinema and the Planet of Slums by Igor Krstić

Nearly one billion people reside in slums around the globe, but how has this reality been depicted on the […]

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    Reading List: Recommended Reads on Brazilian Politics, History and Culture for the 2016 Rio Olympics

Reading List: Recommended Reads on Brazilian Politics, History and Culture for the 2016 Rio Olympics

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Tonight is the opening ceremony of the 2016 Rio […]

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    Reading List: 8 Must-Read Books on Religion and the Public Sphere

Reading List: 8 Must-Read Books on Religion and the Public Sphere

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Last month, June 2016, the LSE Religion and the Public Sphere blog launched, exploring the […]

The Best Bookshops in Mexico City, Mexico

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

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    Book Review: Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals: A Critical Look Forward edited by Alberto Cimadamore, Gabriele Koehler and Thomas Pogge

Book Review: Poverty and the Millennium Development Goals: A Critical Look Forward edited by Alberto Cimadamore, Gabriele Koehler and Thomas Pogge

In 2015, The UN Millennium Development Goals reached their deadline – but what has been their legacy? Poverty and the […]

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    Book Review: Players and Arenas: The Interactive Dynamics of Protest edited by James M. Jasper and Jan Willem Duyvendak

Book Review: Players and Arenas: The Interactive Dynamics of Protest edited by James M. Jasper and Jan Willem Duyvendak

Players and Arenas: The Interactive Dynamics of Protest, edited by James M. Jasper and Jan Willem Duyvendak, employs a […]

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    Book Review: Is Decentralization Good for Development? Perspectives from Academics and Policy Makers edited by Jean-Paul Faguet and Caroline Pöschl

Book Review: Is Decentralization Good for Development? Perspectives from Academics and Policy Makers edited by Jean-Paul Faguet and Caroline Pöschl

In Decentralization Good for Development? Perspectives from Academics and Policy Makers, editors Jean-Paul Faguet and Caroline Pöschl offer an exhaustive account […]

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    Book Review: Reproductive States: Global Perspectives on the Invention and Implementation of Population Policy edited by Rickie Solinger and Mie Nakachi

Book Review: Reproductive States: Global Perspectives on the Invention and Implementation of Population Policy edited by Rickie Solinger and Mie Nakachi

Throughout the twentieth century, there are many examples of nations and their governments imposing restrictive population policies on their […]

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    The Long Read: The Politics of Inclusive Development: Two Books, One Title by Alice Evans

The Long Read: The Politics of Inclusive Development: Two Books, One Title by Alice Evans

This comparative review examines two recent books that attend to the politics of inclusive development.  As the texts address […]

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    Book Review: Bisexuality: Identities, Politics and Theories by Surya Monro

Book Review: Bisexuality: Identities, Politics and Theories by Surya Monro

Authored by Surya Monro, Bisexuality: Identities, Policies and Theories is an accessible book that identifies and analyses key aspects of […]

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    Book Review: Modes of Uncertainty: Anthropological Cases edited by Limor Samimian-Darash and Paul Rabinow

Book Review: Modes of Uncertainty: Anthropological Cases edited by Limor Samimian-Darash and Paul Rabinow

How might we consider danger, risk and uncertainty from an anthropological perspective and as modes of inquiry? In the […]

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    Book Review: The Ashgate Research Companion to Lesbian and Gay Activism edited by David Paternotte and Manon Tremblay

Book Review: The Ashgate Research Companion to Lesbian and Gay Activism edited by David Paternotte and Manon Tremblay

Edited by David Paternotte and Manon Tremblay, The Ashgate Research Companion to Lesbian and Gay Activism provides 22 chapters that […]

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