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    Book Review: Today We Drop Bombs, Tomorrow We Build Bridges: How Foreign Aid Became a Casualty of War by Peter Gill

Book Review: Today We Drop Bombs, Tomorrow We Build Bridges: How Foreign Aid Became a Casualty of War by Peter Gill

In Today We Drop Bombs, Tomorrow We Build Bridges: How Foreign Aid Became a Casualty of War, Peter Gill […]

Book Review: Free Speech after 9/11 by Katharine Gelber

In Free Speech After 9/11, Katharine Gelber compares three liberal democracies – the United States, the United Kingdom and […]

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    Book Review: Asia’s New Battlefield: The US, China and the Struggle for the Western Pacific by Richard Javad Heydarian

Book Review: Asia’s New Battlefield: The US, China and the Struggle for the Western Pacific by Richard Javad Heydarian

In Asia’s New Battlefield: The US, China and the Struggle for the Western Pacific, Richard Javad Heydarian addresses how […]

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    Book Review: The Presidentialization of Political Parties: Organizations, Institutions and Leaders edited by Gianluca Passarelli

Book Review: The Presidentialization of Political Parties: Organizations, Institutions and Leaders edited by Gianluca Passarelli

Edited by Gianluca Passarelli, new collection The Presidentialization of Political Parties: Organizations, Institutions and Leaders, explores why the level […]

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    Reading List: Eight Must-Read Books On and Around the Theme of Utopia

Reading List: Eight Must-Read Books On and Around the Theme of Utopia

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Today, Monday 22nd February 2016, marks […]

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    Book Review: The Oxford Handbook of United Nations Peacekeeping Operations edited by Joachim A. Koops et al

Book Review: The Oxford Handbook of United Nations Peacekeeping Operations edited by Joachim A. Koops et al

In The Oxford Handbook of United Nations Peacekeeping Operations, editors Joachim A. Koops, Norrie MacQueen, Thierry Tardy and Paul […]

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    The Monthly Roundup: What Have You Been Reading in October 2015?

The Monthly Roundup: What Have You Been Reading in October 2015?

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Waging War: A New Philosophical Introduction. 2nd Edition. Ian Clark. Oxford University Press. 2015.

Ian […]

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    Book Review: Immigration Detention: The Migration of a Policy and its Human Impact edited by Amy Nethery and Stephanie J. Silverman

Book Review: Immigration Detention: The Migration of a Policy and its Human Impact edited by Amy Nethery and Stephanie J. Silverman

The collection Immigration Detention: The Migration of a Policy and its Human Impact, edited by Amy Nethery and Stephanie […]

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    Book Review: Fishers and Plunderers: Theft, Slavery and Violence at Sea by Alastair Couper, Hance D. Smith and Bruno Ciceri

Book Review: Fishers and Plunderers: Theft, Slavery and Violence at Sea by Alastair Couper, Hance D. Smith and Bruno Ciceri

Kathleen Chiappetta welcomes Fishers and Plunderers: Theft, Slavery and Violence at Sea as a valuable introductory overview of the […]

Book Review: Masters of the Universe, Slaves of the Market

Offering an alternative account of the Global Financial Crisis in 2008, Masters of the Universe, Slaves of the Market analyses how bankers […]

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    Book Review: Standardizing Diversity: The Political Economy of Language Regimes

Book Review: Standardizing Diversity: The Political Economy of Language Regimes

What explains the different language regime choices and what are the economic repercussions of these decisions? In Standardizing Diversity: […]

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    Book Review: Reading the Comments: Likers, Haters, and Manipulators at the Bottom of the Web

Book Review: Reading the Comments: Likers, Haters, and Manipulators at the Bottom of the Web

Despite their lowly reputation as a kind of dark collective unconscious of the Internet, the process of commenting and […]

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    Book Review: Handbook of Disaster Policies and Institutions: Improving Emergency Management and Climate Change Adaptation, 2nd Edition

Book Review: Handbook of Disaster Policies and Institutions: Improving Emergency Management and Climate Change Adaptation, 2nd Edition

At the heart of the book we are made to think thoroughly about the dichotomy of “policy-as-usual” vs. “emergencies-as-exceptions”, […]

Book Review: Muslim Citizens in the West

The integration of Muslim communities into Western societies is a difficult and strained subject, with myth and misunderstanding rife. […]

Book Review: German Colonialism in a Global Age

While most studies of European colonialism tend to focus on the British and French empires, German colonialism in the […]

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