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Muslim elites, exercise of power and terror

Alessio Iocchi: Living through Crisis by Lake Chad. Violence, Labor and Resources

AFRICA: What can a book say about Boko Haram or the porous border between today's Cameroon and today's Chad? Or about the pre-colonial kingdom of Kanem-Bornu?

Environmental protection in the sign of evolution

Douglas Games: Environmentalism: An Evolutionary Approach

: The romantic view of nature can in the worst case stand in the way of adaptive environmental protection work, claims professor of environmental studies Douglas Spieles in a new book.

Tourism – troublesome or enriching?

Megan Applewood: Sustainable Tourism on a Finite Planet: Environmental, Business and Policy Solutions

: Tourism is under scrutiny in a thought-provoking book about a world industry in expansive growth.

A growth economy is cracking

Louis Augustin-Jean and Anthea HY Cheung: The Economic Roots of the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong. Globalization and the Rise of China

: The Hong Kong demonstrations in 2014 may have been as much about a lack of economic opportunities as a lack of democratic rights.

Economics in a healthy ecosystem

Ove Jakobsen: Transformative Ecological Economics

: An economy where production, consumption and recycling are linked in a balanced "food chain", is the solution to the ecological crisis, according to economist Ove Jakobsen.