Search Results: "Anil Khanna"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: Sept. 11, 2012

"A decent first effort marred by a few dull streaks."
Khanna, a native of New Delhi, offers his debut collection of poems about love and loss. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 2, 2010

"A meticulous, accessible update of the latest ideas and instruments that contribute to the clarification of an increasingly puzzling universe."
A lucid but not oversimplified popular account of 21st-century cosmology. Read full book review >

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FALLING SKY by Rajan Khanna
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Oct. 7, 2014

"It's post-apocalypse as Western, only done first and better in Firefly. A fast and mindless adventure story adding little that's new or exciting to the genre."
Blogger and short story writer Khanna turns his sights to the skies in this debut novel. Read full book review >

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CONNECTOGRAPHY by Parag Khanna
NON-FICTION
Released: April 19, 2016

"A consistently interesting, almost wholly persuasive vision of a future in which flow prevails over friction, where globalization's new 'scale, depth, and intensity' reshape the map we thought we knew."
Global strategist Khanna (Asia and Globalization/National Univ. of Singapore; How to Run the World: Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance, 2011, etc.) analyzes the new world of global connectivity.Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: March 11, 2008

"The near future, Khanna provocatively writes, will see more seesawing. But, he adds, 'the tripolar world should be thought of as a stool: With two legs it cannot stand long; with three it can be stable.'"
George Orwell was right: The future will see three contending world powers, their alliances and rivalries with one another ever shifting, and scarcely any peace. Read full book review >

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HOW TO RUN THE WORLD by Parag Khanna
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 11, 2011

"A valuable contribution to the global-governance debate."
New America Foundation senior research fellow Khanna (The Second World: Empires and Influence in the New Global Order, 2008) calls for a new "mega-diplomacy" to solve problems in a period of global uncertainty. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Technocracy in America by Parag Khanna
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 10, 2017

"A refreshingly original contribution to the ongoing analysis of the American political system."
A radical reappraisal of democracy and its decline in the United States. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 4, 2015

"A provocative examination of deep questions—not easy reading but worth sticking with, if only for the fascinating case studies."
Psychology and philosophy intersect in a study of mental states that raises the question of what we refer to when we say "myself." Read full book review >

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Kismetwali and Other Stories by Reetika Khanna Nijhawan
Released: July 12, 2015

"An often incisive story collection that manages to show just how closely interconnected people truly are."
Nijhawan's impressive debut, a collection of loosely interlinked stories, explores the plight of India's working poor. Read full book review >