Category: Book Reviews

Book Review: The Invention of Religion: Faith and Covenant in the Book of Exodus 0

Book Review: The Invention of Religion: Faith and Covenant in the Book of Exodus

Jan Assman The Invention of Religion: Faith and Covenant in the Book of Exodus (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018, ISBN: 9780-691-15708-5, 392 pp., £ 29.95) Of all the stories told in the Hebrew Bible,...

Book Review: Salafi-Jihadism: The History of an Idea 0

Book Review: Salafi-Jihadism: The History of an Idea

Shiraz Maher Salafi-Jihadism: The History of an Idea (New York: Oxford University Press, 2016, 292 pages, $29.93, Hardcover. ISBN: 978-0190651121) Salafi-Jihadism: The History of an Idea deals with one of the most pertinent and...

Book Review: Islam in Pakistan: A History 0

Book Review: Islam in Pakistan: A History

Muhammad Qasim Zaman Islam in Pakistan: A History (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018, ISBN: 978-0-691-14922-6, 401pp., N.p.)   Recent terrorist attacks in the name of Islam amid President Trump’s approach toward Pakistan highlight the...

Book Review: How to Do Things with International Law 0

Book Review: How to Do Things with International Law

Ian Hurd How to Do Things with International Law (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017, ISBN: 9780691170114., Pp.187, $ 29.95.) Conventional legal scholarship views international rule of law as one ideal in an assemblage of...

Book Review: Why not Torture Terrorists? Moral, Practical, and Legal Aspects of the ‘Ticking Bomb’ Justification for Torture 0

Book Review: Why not Torture Terrorists? Moral, Practical, and Legal Aspects of the ‘Ticking Bomb’ Justification for Torture

Yuval Ginbar Why not Torture Terrorists? Moral, Practical, and Legal Aspects of the ‘Ticking Bomb’ Justification for Torture New York: Oxford University Press, 2008, ISBN 978-0-19-954091-4, 414 pp., £ 75.00 (hb.) Journal of Global...

Book Review: Trade Policy, New Century: The WTO, FTAs and Asia Rising 0

Book Review: Trade Policy, New Century: The WTO, FTAs and Asia Rising

Razeen Sally Trade Policy, New Century: The WTO, FTAs and Asia Rising London: Institute of Economic Affairs, 2008, ISBN 9780255365444, 229 pp., £ 12.50 (pbk.) Journal of Global Analysis | Vol. 1 | No....

Book Review: European Security Culture: Language, Theory and Policy 0

Book Review: European Security Culture: Language, Theory and Policy

Monica Gariup European Security Culture: Language, Theory and Policy Farnham: Ashgate, 2009, ISBN 9780754675556, 350 pp., £ 60.00 (hb.) Journal of Global Analysis | Vol. 1 | No. 1 | 2010 Monica Gariup’s European...

Book Review: Turkey’s Accession to the European Union: An Unusual Candidacy 0

Book Review: Turkey’s Accession to the European Union: An Unusual Candidacy

Constantine Arvanitopoulos (Ed.) Turkey’s Accession to the European Union: An Unusual Candidacy Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2009, ISBN: 978-3-540-88196-4, 215 pp., £72.00 (hb.) Journal of Global Analysis | Vol. 1 | No. 1 | 2010...