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[Updated] [PDF] H-Diplo Roundtable XVII, 16 [14 March 2016]

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PDF version of H-Diplo Roundtable XVII, 16 on Frank Ninkovich.  The Global Republic: America’s Inadvertant Rise to World PowerChicago and London:  University of Chicago Press, 2014.  ISBN:  9780226164731 (cloth, $30.00).

[Updated 19 August 2019, corrected four typos in Rosendorf review at reviewer’s request].

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Kate A. Baldwin
Reviewer: 
Jacqueline Castledine

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Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Job Announcement--Assistant/Associate Professorship in American Military/Diplomatic History

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Assistant/Associate Professorship

in American Military/Diplomatic History

MODERN AMERICAN MILITARY/DIPLOMATIC HISTORY: DUKE UNIVERSITY.  The
Sanford School of Public Policy invites applications for a tenure-track
position at the rank of assistant professor of public policy or
associate professor of public policy with tenure.  This search is to
fill an Assistant or Associate Professorship in the field of American
military history and policy or American diplomatic history and policy.

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Reviewer: 
Quito J. Swan

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Reviewed by Quito J. Swan (Howard University)
Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Diplo: 8 August - 15 August

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Author: 
Luca Trenta
Reviewer: 
Matthew Eshbaugh-Soha

Eshbaugh-Soha on Trenta, 'Risk and Presidential Decision-making: The Emergence of Foreign Policy Crises'


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Reviewed by Matthew Eshbaugh-Soha (University of North Texas)
Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Elie Podeh
Reviewer: 
Oren Barak

Barak on Podeh, 'Chances for Peace: Missed Opportunities in the Arab-Israeli Conflict'


Elie Podeh. Chances for Peace: Missed Opportunities in the Arab-Israeli Conflict. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2015. 424 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4773-0560-7.

Reviewed by Oren Barak (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

DEADLINE EXTENDED - "Energy policies in Africa: What Future?" call for contributions

The deadline for submitting an abstract has been extended to the 31st of August



This special edition of Afrique Contemporaine is dedicated to an analysis of energy in Africa in an economic, political and historical perspective. This edited 

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