Books for Review



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  • Alexander, J. C. (2013) The Dark Side of Modernity, Cambridge: Polity Press.
  • Allison, G., Blackwill, R. D., Wyne, A. and Kissinger, H. A. (2013) Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master’s Insights on China, the United States, and the World. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Braude, J., Eckstein, Z., Fischer, S., and Flug, K. (eds.) (2013) The Great Recession: Lessons for Central Bankers. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Breckman, W. (2013) Adventures of the Symbolic: Post-marxism and Radical Democracy. New York, NY: Columbia University Press.
  • Breznitz, D. and Zysman, J. (eds.) (2013) The Third Globalization: Can Wealthy Nations Stay Rich in the Twenty-First Century?. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Chen, J. (2013) A Middle Class Without Democracy: Economic Growth and the Prospects for Democratization in China. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Cull, R., Demirgüç-Kunt, A., and Morduch, J. (eds.) (2012) Banking The World: Empirical Foundations of Financial Inclusion. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Dumas, L. J. (2013) The Peacekeeping Economy. Using Economic Relationships to Build a More Peaceful, Prosperous, and Secure World. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Emmott, B. (2013) Good Italy, Bad Italy. Why Italy Must Conquer Its Demons to Face the Future. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Graetz, M. J. (2013) The End Of Energy: The Unmaking of America’s Environment, Security, and Independence. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Haliassos, M. (2013) Financial Innovation: Too Much or Too Little?. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Hamilton, C. (2013) Earthmasters: The Dawn of the Age of Climate Engineering. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Judah, B. (2013) Fragile Empire. How Russia Fell in and Out of Love with Vladimir Putin. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Kacowicz, A. M. (2013) Globalization and the Distribution of Wealth: The Latin American Experience, 1982-2008. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Kaplan, G. (2013) Power to the People: The Graphic Design of the Radical Press and the Rise of the Counter-culture, 1964-1974. Chicago: Chicago University Press.
  • Kemahlioglu, O.  (2012) Agents or Bosses?: Patronage and Intra-Party Politics in Argentina and Turkey. Essex: European Consortium for Political Research Press.
  • Kroszner, R. S. (2013) Reforming U.S. Financial Markets: Reflections Before and Beyond Dodd-Frank. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Kueh, Y.Y. (2012) Pax Sinica: Geopolitics and Economics of China’s Ascendance. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press.
  • Lavelle, K. C. (2013) Money and Banks in the American Political System. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Litan, R. E. and Schramm, C. J. (2012) Better Capitalism: Renewing the Entrepreneurial Strength of the American Economy. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Meyer, W. B. (2013) The Environmental Advantages Of Cities: Countering Commonsense Antiurbanism. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Molina, M. (2013) To Overcome Oneself: The Jesuit Ethic and Spirit of Global Expansion, 1520-1767, Berkley: University of California Press.
  • Montgomery, S. L. (2013) Does Science Need a Global Language?: English and the Future of Research. Chicago: Chicago University Press.
  • Moore, P. (2012) Globalisation and Labour Struggle in Asia: A Neo-Gramscian Critique of South Korea’s Political Economy. London: I.B. Tauris.
  • Mueller, M. L. (2013) Networks And States: The Global Politics of Internet Governance. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Negri, A. (2013) The Winter Is Over: Writings on Transformation Denied, 1989–1995. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Noueihed, L., and Warren, A. (2013) The Battle for the Arab Spring: Revolution, Counter-revolution and the Making of a New Era. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  • Petric, E. (2013) Foreign Policy: From Conception to Diplomatic Practice. The Hague: Martinus Nihoff/Brill Publishers.
  • Robinson, J. L. (2013) Contested Water: The Struggle Against Water Privatization in the United States and Canada. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Rogers, R. (2013) Digital Methods. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Schulte, S. R. (2013) Cached: Decoding the Internet in Global Popular Culture. New York: New York University Press.
  • Smil, V. (2013) Prime Movers Of Globalization: The History and Impact of Diesel Engines and Gas Turbines. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Stuckler, D. and Basu, S. (2013) The Body Economic: Why Austerity Kills. London: Allen Lane/ Penguin Books.
  • Tripp, C. (2013) The Power and the People: Paths of Resistance in the Middle East. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Weiss, T. G. (2013) Global Governance: Why? What? Whither?. Cambridge: Polity Press.
  • Williams, R. (2013) The Triumph of Human Empire: Verne, Morris, and Stevenson at the end of the world. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
  • Williamson, J. G. (2013) Trade And Poverty: When the Third World Fell Behind. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Yueh, L. (2013) China’s Growth: The Making of an Economic Superpower. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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