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H-Diplo Roundtable XXII-3 on Zeleke. Ethiopia in Theory: Revolution and Knowledge Production, 1964-2016.

H-Diplo Roundtable XXII-3

Elleni Centime Zeleke.  Ethiopia in Theory:  Revolution and Knowledge Production, 1964-2016.  Leiden: Brill, 2019.  ISBN 978-90-04-41475-4 (hardback, €135.00).

18 September 2020 | https://hdiplo.org/to/RT22-3
Editor:  Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor:  Alden Young | Production Editor: George Fujii

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H-Diplo Review Essay 269 on Curtis. Writing Resistance and the Question of Gender: Charlotte Delbo, Noor Inayat Khan, and Germaine Tillio

H-Diplo Review Essay 269

17 September 2020

Lara R. Curtis.  Writing Resistance and the Question of Gender:  Charlotte Delbo, Noor Inayat Khan, and Germaine Tillion.  New York:  Palgrave Macmillan, 2019.  ISBN:  978-3-030-31241-1 (hardcover, $89.99).

https://hdiplo.org/to/E269
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Essay 268- Elizabeth McKillen on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars

H-Diplo Essay 268

Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars
16 September 2020

Confessions of a Frustrated Historian of U.S. Labor and American Foreign Relations

https://hdiplo.org/to/E68
Series Editor: Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Article Review 977 on “Life after the Bomb: Nuclear Fear, Science, and Security Politics in Switzerland in the 1980s.”

H-Diplo Article Review 977

16 September 2020

Silvia Berger Ziauddin and Sibylle Marti.  “Life after the Bomb: Nuclear Fear, Science, and Security Politics in Switzerland in the 1980s.”  Cold War History 20:1 (2020): 95-113.  DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1080/14682745.2018.1536121.

H-Diplo Article Review 976 on Lee. “Treating Allies with Respect: U.S.-ROK Alliance and the Second Korean Nuclear Crisis, 2002-2006.”

H-Diplo Article Review 976

15 September 2020

James Jungbok Lee.  “Treating Allies with Respect: U.S.-ROK Alliance and the Second Korean Nuclear Crisis, 2002-2006.”  Journal of American-East Asian Relations 26:2 (2019):  165-205.  DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1163/18765610-02602004.

https://hdiplo.org/to/AR976
Article Review Editors: Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Essay 267- Shen Zhihua on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars

H-Diplo Essay 267

Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars
15 September 2020

The Journey of Scholarship

https://hdiplo.org/to/E267

Series Editor: Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii
Commissioning Editors:  Sergey Radchenko and Yafeng Xia
Translated for H-Diplo by Yafeng Xia

H-Diplo Roundtable XXII-2 on Grandin. The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America

H-Diplo Roundtable XXII-2

Greg Grandin.  The End of the Myth:  From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America.  New York: Metropolitan Books: Henry Holt and Company, 2019.  ISBN:  9781250179821 (hardcover, $30.00).

14 September 2020 | https://hdiplo.org/to/RT22-2
Editor:  Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

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Author: 
Jannis Panagiotidis
Reviewer: 
Peter Polak-Springer

Polak-Springer on Panagiotidis, 'The Unchosen Ones: Diaspora, Nation, and Migration in Israel and Germany'

Jannis Panagiotidis. The Unchosen Ones: Diaspora, Nation, and Migration in Israel and Germany. Indianopolis: Indiana University Press, 2019. xvii + 363 pp. $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-04362-7

Reviewed by Peter Polak-Springer (Qatar University) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Alison Rowley
Reviewer: 
Cynthia Hooper

Hooper on Rowley, 'Putin Kitsch in America'

Alison Rowley. Putin Kitsch in America. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2019. 208 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-5901-1.

Reviewed by Cynthia Hooper (College of the Holy Cross) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=54878

Author: 
David O. McKay
Reviewer: 
Benjamin E. Park

Park on McKay, 'Pacific Apostle: The 1920-21 Diary of David O. McKay in the Latter-Day Saint Island Missions'

David O. McKay. Pacific Apostle: The 1920-21 Diary of David O. McKay in the Latter-Day Saint Island Missions. Edited by Reid L. Neilson and Carson V. Teuscher. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2020. Illustrations. xlvi + 314 pp. $14.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-252-05171-5; $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04285-0; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08467-6.

Author: 
Kristin L. Hoganson, Jay Sexton, eds.
Reviewer: 
Sarah Steinbock-Pratt

Steinbock-Pratt on Hoganson and Sexton, 'Crossing Empires: Taking U.S. History into Transimperial Terrain'

Kristin L. Hoganson, Jay Sexton, eds. Crossing Empires: Taking U.S. History into Transimperial Terrain. American Encounters/Global Interactions Series. Durham: Duke University Press, 2020. 360 pp. $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0694-7; $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-0603-9. 

Author: 
Oya Dursun-Özkanca
Reviewer: 
Ahmet Erdi Öztürk

Öztürk on Dursun-Özkanca, 'Turkey-West Relations: The Politics of Intra-alliance Opposition'

Oya Dursun-Özkanca. Turkey-West Relations: The Politics of Intra-alliance Opposition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 140 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-72672-6; $89.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-48862-4.