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H-Diplo Article Review 963 on Snyder. “‘Ending our Support for the Dictators’: Ed Koch, Uruguay, and Human Rights.”

H-Diplo Article Review 963

9 July 2020

Sarah Snyder.  “‘Ending our Support for the Dictators’:  Ed Koch, Uruguay, and Human Rights.”  Cold War History (2020).

https://hdiplo.org/to/AR963
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Seth Offenbach | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Essay 255- Tsuyoshi Hasegawa on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars

H-Diplo Essay 255

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

The History of My Career

https://hdiplo.org/to/E255
Series Editor: Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Review Essay 254 on Hucker. Public Opinion and Twentieth Century Diplomacy: A Global Perspective

H-Diplo Review Essay 254

7 July 2020

Daniel Hucker.  Public Opinion and Twentieth Century Diplomacy: A Global Perspective.  London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2020.

https://hdiplo.org/to/E254
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

International Relations Virtual Forum

As the health crisis proves that national blueprints are of little use in the face of a pandemic that does not understand borders, we have launched a digital platform that aspires to be a meeting place for the exchange of ideas. In this forum, we will discuss topics in history, international relations, political science, sociology, etc.

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-50 on Weitz. A World Divided: The Global Struggle for Human Rights in the Age of Nation States

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-50

Eric Weitz.  A World Divided: The Global Struggle for Human Rights in the Age of Nation States.  Princeton:  Princeton University Press, 2019.  ISBN:  9780691145440 ($35.00/£30.00).

6 July 2020 | https://hdiplo.org/to/RT21-50
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor and Chair: Sarah B. Snyder | Production Editor: George Fujii

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Author: 
Thomas Colley
Reviewer: 
Allison Abra

Abra on Colley, 'Always at War: British Public Narratives of War'

Thomas Colley. Always at War: British Public Narratives of War. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2019. x + 274 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-13144-0

Reviewed by Allison Abra (University of Southern Mississippi) Published on H-Diplo (July, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-49 on Conti. Parliament the Mirror of the Nation: Representation, Deliberation, and Democracy in Victorian Britain

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-49

Gregory Conti.  Parliament the Mirror of the Nation:  Representation, Deliberation, and Democracy in Victorian Britain.  Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press, 2019.  ISBN:  9781108428736 (hardback, $120.00); 9781108450959 (paperback, $34.99).

3 July 2020 | https://hdiplo.org/to/RT21-49
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor and Chair: Adam Lebovitz | Production Editor: George Fujii

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Author: 
Thomas Colley
Reviewer: 
Allison Abra

Abra on Colley, 'Always at War: British Public Narratives of War'

Thomas Colley. Always at War: British Public Narratives of War. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2019. x + 274 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-13144-0

Reviewed by Allison Abra (University of Southern Mississippi) Published on H-Diplo (July, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Samuel F. Wells Jr.
Reviewer: 
James Matray

Matray on Wells Jr., 'Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War'

Samuel F. Wells Jr. Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War. Woodrow Wilson Center Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. Illustrations, tables. 600 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-54994-3.

Reviewed by James Matray (California State University, Chico) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Marina E. Henke
Reviewer: 
Paul Poast

Poast on Henke, 'Constructing Allied Cooperation: Diplomacy, Payments, and Power in Multilateral Military Coalitions'

Marina E. Henke. Constructing Allied Cooperation: Diplomacy, Payments, and Power in Multilateral Military Coalitions. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. Illustrations, charts. 258 pp. $23.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-5017-3971-2; $47.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3969-9.

Reviewed by Paul Poast (University of Chicago) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Victoria Reyes
Reviewer: 
Mark J. Sanchez

Sanchez on Reyes, 'Global Borderlands: Fantasy, Violence, and Empire in Subic Bay, Philippines'

Victoria Reyes. Global Borderlands: Fantasy, Violence, and Empire in Subic Bay, Philippines. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. 312 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0799-6; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0941-9

Author: 
T. Alexander Aleinikoff, Leah Zamore
Reviewer: 
Anna R. Oltman

Oltman on Aleinikoff and Zamore, 'The Arc of Protection: Reforming the International Refugee Regime'

T. Alexander Aleinikoff, Leah Zamore. The Arc of Protection: Reforming the International Refugee Regime. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. viii + 169 pp. $14.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-1141-2