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    Book Review: The Makerspace Librarian’s Sourcebook edited by Ellyssa Kroski

Book Review: The Makerspace Librarian’s Sourcebook edited by Ellyssa Kroski

With The Makerspace Librarian’s Sourcebook, editor Ellyssa Kroski offers a guide for librarians wanting to learn more about the […]

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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 […]

The Best Bookshops in Boston and Cambridge, MA, USA

Dr David Cowan takes us on a tour of the best bookshops in Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts. If there’s a bookshop […]

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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: Parole in Canada: Gender and Diversity in the Federal System by Sarah Turnbull

Book Review: Parole in Canada: Gender and Diversity in the Federal System by Sarah Turnbull

In Parole in Canada: Gender and Diversity in the Federal System, Sarah Turnbull examines how the ideal of ‘diversity’ […]

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    Book Review: The Financial Diaries: How American Families Cope in a World of Uncertainty by Jonathan Morduch and Rachel Schneider

Book Review: The Financial Diaries: How American Families Cope in a World of Uncertainty by Jonathan Morduch and Rachel Schneider

In The Financial Diaries: How American Families Cope in a World of Uncertainty, Jonathan Morduch and Rachel Schneider focus […]

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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: Masculinity, Femininity and American Political Behavior by Monika McDermott

Book Review: Masculinity, Femininity and American Political Behavior by Monika McDermott

In Masculinity, Femininity and American Political Behavior, Monika McDermott presents research that fundamentally questions longstanding assumptions regarding the influence […]

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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 […]

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    Book Review: Man or Monster?: The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer by Alexander Laban Hinton

Book Review: Man or Monster?: The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer by Alexander Laban Hinton

In Man or Monster? The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer, Alexander Laban Hinton examines the trial of Kaing Guek […]

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    Book Review: From Boom to Bubble: How Finance Built the New Chicago by Rachel Weber

Book Review: From Boom to Bubble: How Finance Built the New Chicago by Rachel Weber

In From Boom to Bubble: How Finance Built the New Chicago, Rachel Weber offers an ‘elite ethnography’ of the […]

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    The Long Read: The Working Class Hasn’t Gone Away by Ron Johnston

The Long Read: The Working Class Hasn’t Gone Away by Ron Johnston

Ron Johnston reviews three recent books that, in very different ways, explore the changing nature and politics of the […]

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    Book Review: Understanding the Imaginary War: Culture, Thought and Nuclear Conflict, 1945-90 edited by Matthew Grant and Benjamin Ziemann

Book Review: Understanding the Imaginary War: Culture, Thought and Nuclear Conflict, 1945-90 edited by Matthew Grant and Benjamin Ziemann

In Understanding the Imaginary War: Culture, Thought and Nuclear Conflict, 1945-90, editors Matthew Grant and Benjamin Ziemann offer a […]

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    LSE RB Feature Essay: Opening Capitalist Realism by Alfie Bown

LSE RB Feature Essay: Opening Capitalist Realism by Alfie Bown

In Opening Capitalist Realism, Alfie Bown pays tribute to the work of the late writer and philosopher on all […]

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    LSE RB Feature Essay: Populism and the Limits of Neoliberalism by William Davies

LSE RB Feature Essay: Populism and the Limits of Neoliberalism by William Davies

Coinciding with the release of a revised edition of The Limits of Neoliberalism: Authority, Sovereignty and the Logic of […]

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