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Scotland: Nation, Enlightenment and Empire
Clarisse Godard Desmarest
, 13 September
About: The Remaking of Scotland: Nation, Migration, Globalisation...
Liberalism, between War and Peace
, 6 September
An Interview with Michael Doyle, Part 2
In the Land of Vegetarians
, 5 July
About: Michaël Bruckert, La Chair, les hommes et les dieux : La Viande en...
Some Kind of Pope
, 18 June
On the 5th anniversary of Pope Francis’ election to the throne of St. Peter,...
The Kurdish Internationale
Massoud Sharifi Dryaz
, 14 June
What are the PKK’s historical lines of rupture and continuity from its...
Words and Matter. America and Europe
Susan Carol Rogers
, 17 May
In his latest book, Emmanuel Désveaux proposes to combine the cultural...
Rethinking Odious Debt
, 19 March
The doctrine of ‘odious debt’ has often been invoked to call for the...
The Enigma of Peronism
, 5 March
Peronism, a political and social movement, has structured life in Argentina...
Personifying the Whanganui River
, 21 December 2017
Ecological Solution or Political Stratagem?
Pinochet and the Chicago School
, 11 September 2017
An Interview with Manuel Gárate
How to Prepare for the Inevitable
, 10 July 2017
An Interview with Eric Calais
Desegregating the Understanding of Music
, 26 June 2017
In this comprehensive study of music rooted in the Southern part of...
Kaesong, Caught between Two Koreas
, 19 June 2017
In February 2016, South Korea decided to close the inter-Korean Kaesong...
, 15 May 2017
On the protests in South African universities
The Great American Plots
, 8 May 2017
Our internet-driven world has given conspiracy theories a new lease of...
, 20 April 2017
Playing with shade and light, The Coal Nation explores the cultural...
Rising Above Racism
, 17 April 2017
What responses does racial stigma awaken in its victims? Researching in...
, 10 April 2017
Since Narenda Modi, the strongman of Hindu nationalism, was elected prime...
The Subversive Power of the Migrant
, 2 March 2017
In his 2015 book, The Figure of the Migrant, Thomas Nail offers a reverse...
The Thwarted Flows of Bengal
, 27 February 2017
Reflections on the India-Bangladesh Border
Jordan and Syrian Refugees
, 20 February 2017
While the spotlight is focused on the arrival of Syrian refugees in Europe,...
What are Philanthropic Organizations Hiding?
, 13 February 2017
An Interview with Linsey McGoey
The Logic of Revolutions
, 19 January 2017
With the ‘Arab Springs’, the question of revolution was raised afresh. Taking...
The Other Election
, 16 January 2017
The Secretary General of the United Nations and Democratic Debate
The Great Climate Change Market
, 5 January 2017
Climate change has fueled scientific, economic, and political debates for...
Man on the Street, Version 2.0
, 12 December 2016
For more than ten years, a mobile studio has been touring the United States...
The Culture of Qi
, 21 November 2016
A Chinese or a Universal One?
Whither Democracy in Brazil?
, 17 November 2016
The president of the Brazilian Political Science Association, an expert of...
, 14 November 2016
Towards a new geography of global trade
Marketing the Party
, 10 November 2016
Official inspections in China
Who Benefits from the Crime?
, 31 October 2016
Can an algorithm predict crime? For several years, United States police...
British Islam’s Creativity
, 6 October 2016
Through a rich ethnography of three shariʽa councils, American...
What is the Use of Starchitects?
, 1 September 2016
Based on the example of Toronto, the sociologist Guillaume Ethier reflects...
Syria: the Strategy of Destruction
, 6 June 2016
For the past five years, the population of Syria has been undergoing severe...
Contemporary Russia and the West
, 15 October 2015
A Collaboration between Public Books and La vie des idées/ Books&Ideas
San Francisco: Unequal Metropolis
, 5 October 2015
The question of rising inequalities in the United States is widely...
The “Other” Disease"
, 1 October 2015
Tuberculosis in the (Post-) Colonial Context
The Geometry of Differences
, 24 September 2015
An Interview with Barbara Cassin
Pilgrimage to Mecca: An Industry Under Control
, 21 September 2015
By comparing the Muslim pilgrimage in its contemporary form with its past...
Searching for the Origins of
, 2 July 2015
The question of the origin of AIDS has given rise to a wealth of studies....
Can Britain be European?
, 22 June 2015
Beyond the “Historians for Britain” Manifesto
The International Health System and the Ebola Epidemic
, 8 June 2015
The management of the Ebola epidemic by the international community has...
The Putin Doctrine
, 1 June 2015
An Interview with Michel Eltchaninoff
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