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    Book Review: Performing Trauma in Central Africa: Shadows of Empire by Laura Edmondson

Book Review: Performing Trauma in Central Africa: Shadows of Empire by Laura Edmondson

There is a long history of cultural production in response to violent conflict, and more recently its manipulation by […]

Book Review: The Politics of Land edited by Tim Bartley

In The Politics of Land, editor Tim Bartley brings together contributors to highlight the significance of the neglected issue of land […]

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    Book Review: Mixed Race Britain in the Twentieth Century by Chamion Caballero and Peter J. Aspinall

Book Review: Mixed Race Britain in the Twentieth Century by Chamion Caballero and Peter J. Aspinall

In Mixed Race Britain in the Twentieth Century, Chamion Caballero and Peter J. Aspinall critically investigate newly discovered archives, photographs, first-hand […]

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    Book Review: Occult Features of Anarchism, with Attention to the Conspiracy of Kings and the Conspiracy of the Peoples by Erica Laglisse

Book Review: Occult Features of Anarchism, with Attention to the Conspiracy of Kings and the Conspiracy of the Peoples by Erica Laglisse

In Occult Features of Anarchism, with Attention to the Conspiracy of Kings and the Conspiracy of the Peoples, Erica Laglisse challenges […]

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    Book Review: The Community of Advantage: A Behavioural Economist’s Defence of the Market by Robert Sugden

Book Review: The Community of Advantage: A Behavioural Economist’s Defence of the Market by Robert Sugden

In The Community of Advantage: A Behavioural Economist’s Defence of the Market, Robert Sugden offers a challenge to the emphasis placed […]

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    Book Review: For the Love of Humanity: The World Tribunal on Iraq by Ayça Çubukçu

Book Review: For the Love of Humanity: The World Tribunal on Iraq by Ayça Çubukçu

In For the Love of Humanity: The World Tribunal on Iraq, Ayça Çubukçu illustrates how different and sometimes colliding understandings of justice, human […]

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    Book Review: Le nouvel empire: L’Europe du vingt et unième siècle [The New Empire: Europe of the 21st Century] by Bruno Le Maire

Book Review: Le nouvel empire: L’Europe du vingt et unième siècle [The New Empire: Europe of the 21st Century] by Bruno Le Maire

In Le nouvel empire: L’Europe du vingt et unième siècle, Bruno Le Maire offers his take on the future of Europe. […]

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    Author Interview: Q&A with Moira Dustin, Nuno Ferreira and Susan Millns on Gender and Queer Perspectives on Brexit

Author Interview: Q&A with Moira Dustin, Nuno Ferreira and Susan Millns on Gender and Queer Perspectives on Brexit

The edited collection Gender and Queer Perspectives on Brexit brings together contributors to explore the often underemphasised gendered and […]

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    Reading List: 10 Recommended Reads from LSE Spectrum for #IDAHOBIT2019

Reading List: 10 Recommended Reads from LSE Spectrum for #IDAHOBIT2019

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17 May is International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (#IDAHOBIT). Beginning in 2004, 17 […]

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    Book Review: Nightmarch: Among India’s Revolutionary Guerillas by Alpa Shah

Book Review: Nightmarch: Among India’s Revolutionary Guerillas by Alpa Shah

The Naxalite movement in India is one of the longest-running guerilla insurgencies in the world. Shortlisted for the Orwell […]

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    Book Review: The Struggle for South Sudan: Challenges of Security and State Formation edited by Luka Biong Deng Kuol and Sarah Logan

Book Review: The Struggle for South Sudan: Challenges of Security and State Formation edited by Luka Biong Deng Kuol and Sarah Logan

In The Struggle for South Sudan: Challenges of Security and State Formation, editors Luka Biong Deng Kuol and Sarah Logan bring […]

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    Book Review: International Courts and Mass Atrocity: Narratives of War and Justice in Croatia by Ivor Sokolić

Book Review: International Courts and Mass Atrocity: Narratives of War and Justice in Croatia by Ivor Sokolić

In International Courts and Mass Atrocity: Narratives of War and Justice in Croatia, Ivor Sokolić focuses on the contradictions that can […]

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    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 […]

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    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|1 Comment|
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    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 […]

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