Comment & Opinion - Review Archive

11 November 2020
Aid and Technical Cooperation as a Foreign Policy Tool for Emerging Donors: The Case of Brazil, by Déborah Barros Leal Farias. Abingdon: Routledge 2018. 200 pp., £96 hardcover…
29 October 2020
Markovits, D. (2019) The Meritocracy Trap: How America's Foundational Myth Feeds Inequality, Dismantles the Middle Class, and Devours the Elite. Penguin Random House. ISBN…
26 October 2020
Fraternal Enemies: Israel and the Gulf Monarchies by Clive Jones and Yoel Guzansky. London: Hurst, 2020. 297 pp., £45 hardcover 9781787382121 Clive Jones and Yoel Guzansky’s joint…
01 October 2020
BRI and International Cooperation in Industrial Capacity: Industrial Layout Study edited by Xu Shaoshi. London and New York: Routledge, 2020. 590 pp., 67 b/w Illust, £120…
26 August 2020
Human Geopolitics: States, Emigrants, and the Rise of Diaspora Institutions by Alan Gamlen. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019. 352 pp., £65 hardcover 978-0-19-883349-9 In an…
14 August 2020
The Good Ancestor: How to Think Long Term in a Short-Term World by Roman Krznaric. WH Allen. 2002. 0753554496 I owe Roman Krznaric – his brilliant 2008 paper How Change Happens,…
07 August 2020
Out of Italy by Fernand Braudel. Flammarion. 1991. ISBN-10: 2080135007 Fernand Braudel wrote several smaller (in size) books that dealt with his favorite themes of capitalism…
27 July 2020
World Peace (And How We Can Achieve It) by Alex J. Bellamy. Oxford: Oxford University Press 2019. 288 p.p. £20 hardcover 9780198833529 The achievement of world peace has not been…
10 July 2020
Branko Milanovic explores Yuen Yuen Ang's new book that argues (some) corruption has played an important role in China's rapid growth. Yuen Yuen Ang, political science professor…
07 July 2020
Cities at War: Global Insecurity and Urban Resistance edited by Mary Kaldor and Saskia Sassen. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. 264 pp., £74 hardcover 9780231185387, £25…