Childrens Books

“Palle-Alene I Verden” – AKA “Paul Is Alone in the World” – A Classic Young Children’s Novel

"Paul Is Alone in the World" (1942) by Jens Sigsgaard is a much-loved and also critically acclaimed book for young children aged 6-9. It has been translated into around thirty languages ​​and is often used in schools and universities. In 1949, Danish filmmaker Astrid Henning-Jensen even made a wonderful film of it. Her very charming young son, Lars, was Paul and his big black eyes spoke volumes in this story… Continue Reading
Book Reviews

Book review: ‘Understanding Public Policy’ by Paul Cairney

Book reviews may or may not become a more regular feature on this blog. Obviously, as a doctoral student, I read a lot. And once in a while, I come across a book that is not only a pleasure to read, but also very useful for my work and my research. It's books like these that I think deserve a wider audience. One such book is "Understanding Public Policy" by… Continue Reading