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H-Diplo Roundtable XX-40 on The Limits of Westernization: American and East Asian Intellectuals Create Modernity, 1860-1960

H-Diplo Roundtable Review
Volume XX, No. 40

27 May 2019

Roundtable Editors: Diane Labrosse and Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins
Roundtable and Web Production Editor: George Fujii

Jon Thares Davidann.  The Limits of Westernization:  American and East Asian Intellectuals Create Modernity, 1860-1960.  New York:  Routledge, 2019.  ISBN:  9781138068209 (hardback, $140.00).

URL: http://www.tiny.cc/Roundtable-XX-40

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[Updated] H-Diplo Article Review Forum 855.5 (855 1/2) on “Korea During the 1950s and the Korean War.”

H-Diplo Article Review Forum No. 855.5A (855½A)
27 May 2019 [updates Kim review]

Editors: Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
Web and Production Editor: George Fujii

“Korea During the 1950s and the Korean War.”  Double Issue of the Journal of American East-Asian Relations 24:2-3 (2017):  93-258.

Reviewed by:

Mark E. Caprio, Rikkyo University
Nan Kim, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable 10-27 on Steven Ward.  Status and the Challenge of Rising Powers

H-Diplo | ISSF Roundtable, Volume X, No. 27 (2019)

Editors: Manjari Chatterjee Miller and Diane Labrosse
Web/Production Editor: George Fujii

Steven Ward.  Status and the Challenge of Rising PowersCambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 2017.  ISBN:  9781107182363 (hardback, $105.00).

Published on 24 May 2019

Author: 
Robert Jervis, Francis J. Gavin, Joshua Rovner, Diane N. Labrosse, eds.
Reviewer: 
Hall Gardner

Gardner on Jervis and Gavin and Rovner and Labrosse, 'Chaos in the Liberal Order: The Trump Presidency and International Politics in the Twenty-First Century'

Robert Jervis, Francis J. Gavin, Joshua Rovner, Diane N. Labrosse, eds. Chaos in the Liberal Order: The Trump Presidency and International Politics in the Twenty-First Century. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. xvi + 426 pp. $29.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-231-54778-9; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-18834-0; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-18835-7.

Author: 
Stephen Tankel
Reviewer: 
Keven Ruby

Ruby on Tankel, 'With Us and Against Us: How America's Partners Help and Hinder the War on Terror'

Stephen Tankel. With Us and Against Us: How America's Partners Help and Hinder the War on Terror. Columbia Studies in Terrorism and Irregular Warfare Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. 424 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-54734-5; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-16810-6.

Reviewed by Keven Ruby (University of Chicago) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

H-Diplo Book Review Essay 173- Aldrich on Jennings. Escape from Vichy: The Refugee Exodus to the French Caribbean

H-Diplo Essay No. 173
An H-Diplo Book Review Essay

Published on 24 May 2019

Review Editor:  Diane Labrosse
Web and Production Editor:  George Fujii

Eric T. Jennings. Escape from Vichy: The Refugee Exodus to the French Caribbean. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. 308 pp. Maps, illustrations, index. ISBN: 9780674983380 ($35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50).

URL: http://tiny.cc/E173

H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review 117- Lester and Lacquement, Jr. on “Killing Norms Softly: US Targeted Killing, Quasi-secrecy and the Assassination Ban.”

H-Diplo | ISSF Article Review 117

Editors: Diane Labrosse and Seth Offenbach
Web and Production Editor:  George Fujii

Andris Banka and Adam Quinn.  “Killing Norms Softly:  US Targeted Killing, Quasi-secrecy and the Assassination Ban.”  Security Studies 27:4 (2018):  665-703.  DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1080/09636412.2018.1483633.

Published by ISSF on 23 May 2019

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Author: 
Robert Jervis, Francis J. Gavin, Joshua Rovner, Diane N. Labrosse, eds.
Reviewer: 
Hall Gardner

Gardner on Jervis and Gavin and Rovner and Labrosse, 'Chaos in the Liberal Order: The Trump Presidency and International Politics in the Twenty-First Century'

Robert Jervis, Francis J. Gavin, Joshua Rovner, Diane N. Labrosse, eds. Chaos in the Liberal Order: The Trump Presidency and International Politics in the Twenty-First Century. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. xvi + 426 pp. $29.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-231-54778-9; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-18834-0; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-18835-7.

Author: 
Stephen Tankel
Reviewer: 
Keven Ruby

Ruby on Tankel, 'With Us and Against Us: How America's Partners Help and Hinder the War on Terror'

Stephen Tankel. With Us and Against Us: How America's Partners Help and Hinder the War on Terror. Columbia Studies in Terrorism and Irregular Warfare Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. 424 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-54734-5; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-16810-6.

Reviewed by Keven Ruby (University of Chicago) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Emrah Sahin
Reviewer: 
Andrew Patrick

Patrick on Sahin, 'Faithful Encounters: Authorities and American Missionaries in the Ottoman Empire'

Emrah Sahin. Faithful Encounters: Authorities and American Missionaries in the Ottoman Empire. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2018. 264 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-5462-7.

Reviewed by Andrew Patrick (Tennessee State University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Thomas Tunstall Allcock
Reviewer: 
Chris Foss

Foss on Allcock, 'Thomas C. Mann: President Johnson, the Cold War, and the Restructuring of Latin American Foreign Policy'

Thomas Tunstall Allcock. Thomas C. Mann: President Johnson, the Cold War, and the Restructuring of Latin American Foreign Policy. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2018. 284 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7615-4.

Reviewed by Chris Foss (University of Portland) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)