Reviews: Books, Blogs and Music

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A detailed examination of why, and under what conditions, international service learning programs can be an effective teaching strategy.

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A book that sheds light on the realities of globalization and challenges a new generation of world citizens to shape answers to global issues.

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A groundbreaking book that examines the social and cultural world of aid agencies and the people who choose to become development workers.

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A guide for independent and purposeful learners considering destinations off the “beaten path”, on connecting with a wider world

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The album, sung in Hebrew and Portuguese, is centered on original and well-crafted songs that echo the essence of Brazilian and Middle Eastern musical stylings.

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A denizen of the Nazareth region, Hayek transforms the music of the Middle East with a hint of European and Western influences.

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A splendid mix of music for those interested in the traditional sounds of the UK.

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How-to articles, trail information and gear reviews for the backpacker who wants to go light.

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Bemused tales of an American family's quest to build a guest house in Marrakesh.

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One year, twelve nations, six continents—Daniel Baylis uses stories, photos and videos to recount his 2011 adventures around the world.
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