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    Reading List: 7 fascinating books on architecture, people, and place

Reading List: 7 fascinating books on architecture, people, and place

Last week, LSE’s Saw Swee Hock Student Centre was shortlisted for the 2014 RIBA Stirling Prize. In this Reading List we […]

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    Reading List: 7 thought-provoking books on the Israel-Palestine conflict

Reading List: 7 thought-provoking books on the Israel-Palestine conflict

As Israeli air strikes on Gaza and rocket fire on Israel continue through 2014, this Reading List considers the academic writing […]

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    Reading List: 4 amazing books on cycling, football, and sport in society

Reading List: 4 amazing books on cycling, football, and sport in society

With the Wimbledon finals now played, the Tour de France heading to London today, and the 2014 World Cup happening […]

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    Reading List: 4 shocking books on phone hacking and the future of journalism

Reading List: 4 shocking books on phone hacking and the future of journalism

Last week came the guilty verdict for Andy Coulson, who was convicted of conspiring to hack phones in the […]

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    Reading List: 5 amazing books on culture and politics in Brazil

Reading List: 5 amazing books on culture and politics in Brazil

With the World Cup 2014 kicking off in Brazil in just a few days, how much do we know […]

Reading List: 7 poignant books on D-Day and World War Two

6 June 2014 marks 70 years since D-Day: the day on which British, US and Canadian forces invaded the coast […]

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    Reading List: 5 fascinating books on climate change and low-carbon futures

Reading List: 5 fascinating books on climate change and low-carbon futures

This week President Barack Obama and the US Environmental Protection Agency are announcing new regulations requiring existing power plants to produce 30% […]

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    Reading List: 5 popular ethnography books every student must read

Reading List: 5 popular ethnography books every student must read

Ethnography – the study of social interactions and behaviours that occur within communities or organisations – is a popular […]

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    Reading List: 7 essential books on European Parliamentary, mayoral and local elections 2014

Reading List: 7 essential books on European Parliamentary, mayoral and local elections 2014

Thursday 24th May 2014 will see the European Parliamentary, mayoral and local elections take place. From voting patterns to policy […]

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    Reading List: 7 amazing books on how social media is winning elections and changing our brains

Reading List: 7 amazing books on how social media is winning elections and changing our brains

Interest in social media and its effects on our social interactions, tastes, and preferences is growing, with academics from […]

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    Reading List: 5 amazing books that ask: is philosophy still relevant?

Reading List: 5 amazing books that ask: is philosophy still relevant?

What can the works of philosophers who lived two thousand years ago – or even two hundred years ago […]

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    Reading List: 6 essential books on housing, homelessness, and the future of our cities

Reading List: 6 essential books on housing, homelessness, and the future of our cities

The UK’s housing crisis and its booming property prices are rarely out of the news, giving academics and economists […]

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    Easter Reading List: 4 poignant books on religion, politics, and peace

Easter Reading List: 4 poignant books on religion, politics, and peace

Easter is a time of reflection on life and faith for many Christians around the world, and in politics […]

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    Reading List: 4 must-read books on remembering the Rwanda genocide

Reading List: 4 must-read books on remembering the Rwanda genocide

April 2014 marks 20 years since the Rwanda genocide, in which an estimated 500,000–1,000,000 Rwandans were killed on the grounds […]

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    Reading List: 7 social science books that Game of Thrones fans will love

Reading List: 7 social science books that Game of Thrones fans will love

As fans go wild for Season 4 of Game of Thrones, LSE Review of Books editor Amy Mollett rounds up […]

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