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H-Net reviews posted to the web 01 Oct 2018 - 08 Oct 2018

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 The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between

01 Oct 2018 and 08 Oct 2018.

Reviewed for H-War by Cameron McCoy
   Adams, Michael C. C..  _Best War Ever: America and World War II.
   Second edition., The_.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press,

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 1 October - 8 October

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H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 1 October 2018 to 8 October 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce.

H-Net This Week (Roundup from around the Commons for the week of September 28 - October 4, 2018)

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The latest H-Net This Week is hot off the presses! H-Net This Week highlights network discussions and original content across the H-Net Commons.

ANN: Asia Pacific Dance Festival Conference-Call for Proposals

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We invite scholars, dancers, performing artists, choreographers, performance-based activists, critics, writers, and arts administrators and organizers to join us for a three-day conference centered on theories and practices of dance.

ANN: ICAS11 Dissertation prizes deadline

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 A reminder that October 10th is the deadline for submissions to the International Convention of Asian Studies (ICAS11) Dissertation Awards for doctoral dissertations in Asian Studies Humanities and Social Sciences. The submission process is very simple.

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Phuong Tran Nguyen
Reviewer: 
Sam Vong

Vong on Nguyen, 'Becoming Refugee American: The Politics of Rescue in Little Saigon'

Phuong Tran Nguyen. Becoming Refugee American: The Politics of Rescue in Little Saigon. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. 236 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08288-7.

Reviewed by Sam Vong (University of Texas at Austin, Department of History) Published on H-Asia (September, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Kesavan Veluthat
Reviewer: 
Donald Davis

Davis on Veluthat, 'Notes of Dissent: Essays on Indian History'

Kesavan Veluthat. Notes of Dissent: Essays on Indian History. New Delhi: Primus Books, 2018. 214 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-93-8655270-9.

Reviewed by Donald Davis (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Asia (August, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52450

Author: 
Jairam Ramesh
Reviewer: 
Vinita Damodaran

Damodaran on Ramesh, 'Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature.'

Jairam Ramesh. Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature. New Delhi: Simon & Schuster, 2017. 464 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-81-933552-4-4.

Reviewed by Vinita Damodaran (University of Sussex) Published on H-Asia (August, 2018) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50474

Recent Threads

CFP: Sinophone Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives and Critical Reflections at UCLA April 12-13, 2019

Call for Papers

Sinophone Studies:
Interdisciplinary Perspectives and Critical Reflections
April 12-13, 2019
University of California, Los Angeles

 Organized by Professor Shu-mei Shih (UCLA)

Deadline: December 1, 2018