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    Book Review: Adventures in Theory: A Compact Anthology edited by Calvin Thomas

Book Review: Adventures in Theory: A Compact Anthology edited by Calvin Thomas

In Adventures in Theory: A Compact Anthology, Calvin Thomas offers a new collection of eighteen excerpts of classic books and essays […]

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    Book Review: Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire by Renisa Mawani

Book Review: Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire by Renisa Mawani

In Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire, Renisa Mawani tells the story of […]

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    Book Review: Before the Neoliberal Turn: The Rise of Energy Finance and the Limits to US Foreign Economic Policy by Simone Selva

Book Review: Before the Neoliberal Turn: The Rise of Energy Finance and the Limits to US Foreign Economic Policy by Simone Selva

In Before the Neoliberal Turn: The Rise of Energy Finance and the Limits to US Foreign Economic Policy, Simone […]

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    Book Review: Conservative Moments: Reading Conservative Texts edited by Mark Garnett

Book Review: Conservative Moments: Reading Conservative Texts edited by Mark Garnett

In Conservative Moments: Reading Conservative Texts, Mark Garnett brings together essays that reflect on a plethora of figures across […]

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    Book Review: The Constitution of India: A Contextual Analysis by Arun K. Thiruvengadam

Book Review: The Constitution of India: A Contextual Analysis by Arun K. Thiruvengadam

In The Constitution of India: A Contextual Analysis, Arun K. Thiruvengadam provides a concise introduction to the Indian Constitution, with insights […]

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    Book Review: Remembering Women’s Activism by Sharon Crozier-De Rosa and Vera Mackie

Book Review: Remembering Women’s Activism by Sharon Crozier-De Rosa and Vera Mackie

In Remembering Women’s Activism, Sharon Crozier-De Rosa and Vera Mackie explore the memorialisation of women’s activism, drawing on case studies […]

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    Book Review: The New Enclosure: The Appropriation of Public Land in Neoliberal Britain by Brett Christophers

Book Review: The New Enclosure: The Appropriation of Public Land in Neoliberal Britain by Brett Christophers

In The New Enclosure: The Appropriation of Public Land in Neoliberal Britain, Brett Christophers offers a forensic analysis of Britain’s biggest […]

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    Book Review: Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash: Britain, Ireland and Australia, 1890-1920 by Sharon Crozier-De Rosa

Book Review: Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash: Britain, Ireland and Australia, 1890-1920 by Sharon Crozier-De Rosa

In Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash: Britain, Ireland and Australia, 1890-1920, Sharon Crozier-De Rosa shows that as different ‘entangled anxieties’ surrounding womanliness, […]

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    Book Review: Natural Resources and the New Frontier: Constructing Modern China’s Borderlands by Judd C. Kinzley

Book Review: Natural Resources and the New Frontier: Constructing Modern China’s Borderlands by Judd C. Kinzley

In Natural Resources and the New Frontier: Constructing Modern China’s Borderlands, Judd C. Kinzley tracks Xinjiang’s transformation from a disregarded ‘wasteland’ […]

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    Book Review: Vexy Thing: On Gender and Liberation by Imani Perry

Book Review: Vexy Thing: On Gender and Liberation by Imani Perry

In Vexy Thing: On Gender and Liberation, Imani Perry offers a powerful historical analysis of patriarchy and domination that draws on […]

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    Book Review: The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap by Mehrsa Baradaran

Book Review: The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap by Mehrsa Baradaran

In The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap, Mehrsa Baradaran studies the crucial role that financial structures […]

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    Book Review: Counter Institution: Activist Estates of the Lower East Side by Nandini Bagchee

Book Review: Counter Institution: Activist Estates of the Lower East Side by Nandini Bagchee

In Counter Institution: Activist Estates of the Lower East Side, Nandini Bagchee shifts our focus from the public spaces of New […]

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    Long Read Review: Back to Black: Retelling Black Radicalism for the 21st Century by Kehinde Andrews

Long Read Review: Back to Black: Retelling Black Radicalism for the 21st Century by Kehinde Andrews

In Back to Black: Retelling Black Radicalism for the 21st Century, Kehinde Andrews offers a new critical history of Black radical politics, […]

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    Book Review: Mapping Society: The Spatial Dimensions of Social Cartography by Laura Vaughan

Book Review: Mapping Society: The Spatial Dimensions of Social Cartography by Laura Vaughan

In Mapping Society: The Spatial Dimensions of Social Cartography – available to download here for free – Laura Vaughan offers an analysis […]

  • Permalink This medal was issued by the French ministry of finance to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the French Revolution. It depicts an allegorical figure of Currency minting coins while the reverse shows the grounds of the Exposition Universelle of 1889 in Paris. The Eiffel Tower was built for the fair and served as the entrance arch to the grounds. The building on the far left is the Galerie des machines, the longest interior space in the world at the time. It was destroyed in 1910.Gallery

    Book Review: The Lost History of Liberalism: From Ancient Rome to the Twenty-First Century by Helena Rosenblatt

Book Review: The Lost History of Liberalism: From Ancient Rome to the Twenty-First Century by Helena Rosenblatt

In The Lost History of Liberalism: From Ancient Rome to the Twenty-First Century, Helena Rosenblatt gives an account of how […]

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