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H-Diplo Article Review 899 on “Between Business Interests and Ideological Marketing: The USSR and the Cold War in Fiat Corporate Strategy, 1957–1972.”

H-Diplo Article Review
No. 899
19 November 2019

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

Valentina Fava.  “Between Business Interests and Ideological Marketing:  The USSR and the Cold War in Fiat Corporate Strategy, 1957–1972.”  Journal of Cold War Studies 20:4 (Fall 2018):  26-64. DOI:  https://doi.org10.1162/jcws_a_00822.

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-15 on The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-15

Oona A. Hathaway and Scott J. Shapiro.  The Internationalists:  How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World.  New York:  Simon & Schuster, 2017.  ISBN:  9781501109874 (paperback, $20.00).

18 November 2019 | https://hdiplo.org/to/RT21-15
Roundtable Editors: Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

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Author: 
Jennifer Hubbert
Reviewer: 
Derek Sheridan

Sheridan on Hubbert, 'China in the World: An Anthropology of Confucius Institutes, Soft Power, and Globalization'

Jennifer Hubbert. China in the World: An Anthropology of Confucius Institutes, Soft Power, and Globalization. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2019. viii + 234 pp. $68.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-7820-7.

Reviewed by Derek Sheridan (Academia Sinica) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Katherine M. Marino
Reviewer: 
Patricia Harms

Harms on Marino, 'Feminism for the Americas: The Making of an International Human Rights Movement'

Katherine M. Marino. Feminism for the Americas: The Making of an International Human Rights Movement. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 368 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4970-2.

Reviewed by Patricia Harms (Brandon University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-14 on Asperger’s Children: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-14

Edith Sheffer, Asperger’s Children: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna.  New York: W.W. Norton, 2018. ISBN: 9780393609646.

15 November 2019 | https://hdiplo.org/to/RT21-14
Roundtable Editors: Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins and Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

Contents

Call for Papers: 25th Annual James A. Barnes Graduate History Conference at Temple University March 20-21, 2020

The James A. Barnes Club, Temple University's graduate student history organization, is pleased to announce the 25th Annual Barnes Club Graduate Student History Conference. The event will feature a keynote address from award-winning Professor of Science, Technology, and Society at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dr. Kate Brown, author of Manual for Survival: A Chernobyl Guide to the Future.

H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review 129 on “Why Did the United States Invade Iraq in 2003?”

H-Diplo | ISSF Article Review 129
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Review Editors: Diane Labrosse and Seth Offenbach
Production Editor:  George Fujii

Ahsan I. Butt.  “Why Did the United States Invade Iraq in 2003?”  Security Studies 28:2 (2019):  250-285.  DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1080/09636412.2019.1551567

Published by ISSF on 14 November 2019

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Author: 
Jennifer Hubbert
Reviewer: 
Derek Sheridan

Sheridan on Hubbert, 'China in the World: An Anthropology of Confucius Institutes, Soft Power, and Globalization'

Jennifer Hubbert. China in the World: An Anthropology of Confucius Institutes, Soft Power, and Globalization. Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2019. viii + 234 pp. $68.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-7820-7.

Reviewed by Derek Sheridan (Academia Sinica) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Katherine M. Marino
Reviewer: 
Patricia Harms

Harms on Marino, 'Feminism for the Americas: The Making of an International Human Rights Movement'

Katherine M. Marino. Feminism for the Americas: The Making of an International Human Rights Movement. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 368 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4970-2.

Reviewed by Patricia Harms (Brandon University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Beth C. Caldwell
Reviewer: 
Tobin Hansen

Hansen on Caldwell, 'Deported Americans: Life after Deportation to Mexico'

Beth C. Caldwell. Deported Americans: Life after Deportation to Mexico. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. xii + 232 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0390-8; $94.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-0360-1.

Reviewed by Tobin Hansen (University of Oregon) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Audra J. Wolfe
Reviewer: 
Elena Aronova

Aronova on Wolfe, 'Freedom's Laboratory: The Cold War Struggle for the Soul of Science'

Audra J. Wolfe. Freedom's Laboratory: The Cold War Struggle for the Soul of Science. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018. x + 302 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2673-0.

Reviewed by Elena Aronova (University of California, Santa Barbara) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Elana Wilson Rowe
Reviewer: 
Heather Nicol

Nicol on Rowe, 'Arctic Governance: Power in Cross-Border Cooperation'

Elana Wilson Rowe. Arctic Governance: Power in Cross-Border Cooperation. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2018. xi + 164 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5261-2173-8.

Reviewed by Heather Nicol (Trent University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)