In this section you can read recent reviews of books by LSE authors.

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Shaping Cities in an Urban Age edited by Ricky Burdett and Philipp Rode

Book Review: Shaping Cities in an Urban Age edited by Ricky Burdett and Philipp Rode

In Shaping Cities in an Urban Age, editors Ricky Burdett and Philipp Rode offer a richly illustrated collection of essays that […]

April 15th, 2019|LSE Book|0 Comments|
  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: The UK’s Changing Democracy: The 2018 Democratic Audit edited by Patrick Dunleavy, Alice Park and Ros Taylor

Book Review: The UK’s Changing Democracy: The 2018 Democratic Audit edited by Patrick Dunleavy, Alice Park and Ros Taylor

In The UK’s Changing Democracy: The 2018 Democratic Audit, the first book published by LSE Press and available open access […]

April 15th, 2019|LSE Book|0 Comments|
  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Heading Home: Motherhood, Work and the Failed Promise of Equality by Shani Orgad

Book Review: Heading Home: Motherhood, Work and the Failed Promise of Equality by Shani Orgad

In Heading Home: Motherhood, Work and the Failed Promise of Equality, Shani Orgad draws on interviews with educated, London-based women to […]

  • Permalink European Commons Assembly. Madrid. MedialabPrado 2017Gallery

    New Review: Empowered: Popular Feminism and Popular Misogyny by Sarah Banet-Weiser

New Review: Empowered: Popular Feminism and Popular Misogyny by Sarah Banet-Weiser

In Empowered: Popular Feminism and Popular Misogyny, Sarah Banet-Weiser engages with popular feminism through the lens of ambivalence, charting both the […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Smartphone Cultures edited by Jane Vincent and Leslie Haddon

Book Review: Smartphone Cultures edited by Jane Vincent and Leslie Haddon

In Smartphone Cultures, editors Jane Vincent and Leslie Haddon bring together contributors to offer nuanced analysis of the role and cultures […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Author Interview: Q&A with Sarah Banet-Weiser on Empowered: Popular Feminism and Popular Misogyny

Author Interview: Q&A with Sarah Banet-Weiser on Empowered: Popular Feminism and Popular Misogyny

In this author interview, we speak to Sarah Banet-Weiser about her recent book Empowered: Popular Feminism and Popular Misogyny, […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Breaking News: The Remaking of Journalism and Why it Matters Now by Alan Rusbridger

Book Review: Breaking News: The Remaking of Journalism and Why it Matters Now by Alan Rusbridger

In Breaking News: The Remaking of Journalism and Why it Matters Now, former Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger offers an appraisal of […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Industry of Anonymity: Inside the Business of Cybercrime by Jonathan Lusthaus

Book Review: Industry of Anonymity: Inside the Business of Cybercrime by Jonathan Lusthaus

In Industry of Anonymity: Inside the Business of Cybercrime, Jonathan Lusthaus deftly unveils how the industrialisation of cybercrime has occurred […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: The Politics of Chinese Media: Consensus and Contestation by Bingchun Meng

Book Review: The Politics of Chinese Media: Consensus and Contestation by Bingchun Meng

In The Politics of Chinese Media: Consensus and Contestation, Bingchun Meng explores how the media industry in China has shaped and […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Author Interview: Q&A with Rachel O’Neill on Seduction: Men, Masculinity and Mediated Intimacy

Author Interview: Q&A with Rachel O’Neill on Seduction: Men, Masculinity and Mediated Intimacy

In this author interview, we speak to Rachel O’Neill about her recent book, Seduction: Men, Masculinity and Mediated Intimacy, […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Uncertain Futures: Imaginaries, Narratives, and Calculation in the Economy edited by Jens Beckert and Richard Bronk

Book Review: Uncertain Futures: Imaginaries, Narratives, and Calculation in the Economy edited by Jens Beckert and Richard Bronk

In Uncertain Futures: Imaginaries, Narratives, and Calculation in the Economy, editors Jens Beckert and Richard Bronk bring together contributors to explore […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Seduction: Men, Masculinity and Mediated Intimacy by Rachel O’Neill

Book Review: Seduction: Men, Masculinity and Mediated Intimacy by Rachel O’Neill

In Seduction: Men, Masculinity and Mediated Intimacy, Rachel O’Neill examines the construction of intimacy under neoliberalism through an ethnographic exploration of […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: The Class Ceiling: Why It Pays to be Privileged by Sam Friedman and Daniel Laurison

Book Review: The Class Ceiling: Why It Pays to be Privileged by Sam Friedman and Daniel Laurison

In The Class Ceiling: Why it Pays to be Privileged, Sam Friedman and Daniel Laurison offer a unique and […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Author Interview: Mary Evans, Sarah Moore and Hazel Johnstone on Detecting the Social: Order and Disorder in Post-1970s Detective Fiction

Author Interview: Mary Evans, Sarah Moore and Hazel Johnstone on Detecting the Social: Order and Disorder in Post-1970s Detective Fiction

In their new book, Detecting the Social: Order and Disorder in Post-1970s Detective Fiction, Mary Evans, Sarah Moore and […]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Book Review: Everyday Economics: A User’s Guide to the Modern Economy by Steve Coulter

Book Review: Everyday Economics: A User’s Guide to the Modern Economy by Steve Coulter

For many of us, economics appears too abstract and rooted in assumptions that make individuals seem unfamiliar as human subjects. In Everyday […]

Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 UK: England & Wales
This work by LSE Review of Books is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 UK: England & Wales.