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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 

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Diplo: 1 August - 8 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
 1 August 2016 to  8 August 2016.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Diplo.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.

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Author: 
Philippe Bourbeau, ed.
Reviewer: 
Toni Haastrup

Haastrup on Bourbeau, 'Security: Dialogue across Disciplines'


Philippe Bourbeau, ed. Security: Dialogue across Disciplines. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 298 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-10740-3; $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-51473-7.

Reviewed by Toni Haastrup (University of Kent)
Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Organization of American Historians – The China Residencies Program – Call for Applications

Deadline: Applications must be received by September 26, 2016

APPLY TO TEACH WEEK-LONG GRADUATE SEMINAR IN CHINA

http://www.oah.org/programs/residencies/china/

 

Thanks to a generous grant from the Ford Foundation, the Organization of American Historians and the American History Research Association of China (AHRAC) are pleased to announce the fourth year of the exchange program between the two organizations.

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, publication hiatus from 08 August to 06 September

Dear H-Diplo readers,

In keeping with its standard practice, H-Diplo will implement a moratorium on our in-house publications from 08 August until 06 September. We anticipate a lively 2016/17 series of publications and discussions.

H-Diplo will continue to function during this period, with regular daily postings that include Seth Offenbach’s H-Net reviews as well as follow-up discussions of our recent publications. The H-Diplo review editors will also continue their commissioning and editing work.

H-Diplo Article Review 635 on Australia’s New Colombo Plan: Enhancing regional soft power through student mobility.” International Journal 71:1

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Article Review
No. 635
4 August 2016

Article Review Editors:  Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
Web and Production Editor: George Fujii
Commissioned for H-Diplo by Thomas Maddux

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Anne Applebaum
Reviewer: 
Michael Ellman

Ellman on Applebaum, 'Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine'


Anne Applebaum. Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine. New York: Doubleday & Co., Inc., 2017. 496 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-385-53885-5.

Reviewed by Michael Ellman (University of Amsterdam)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Kelly J. Shannon
Reviewer: 
Mariya Y. Omelicheva

Omelicheva on Shannon, 'U.S. Foreign Policy and Muslim Women’s Human Rights'


Kelly J. Shannon. U.S. Foreign Policy and Muslim Women’s Human Rights. Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017. 288 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4967-5.

Reviewed by Mariya Y. Omelicheva (University of Kansas)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Richard Lourie
Reviewer: 
Allen Lynch

Lynch on Lourie, 'Putin: His Downfall and Russia's Coming Crash'


Richard Lourie. Putin: His Downfall and Russia's Coming Crash. New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2017. xxii + 264 pp. $26.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-53808-8.

Reviewed by Allen Lynch (University of Virginia)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Brian E. Crim
Reviewer: 
Norman J.W. Goda

J.W. Goda on Crim, 'Our Germans: Project Paperclip and the National Security State'


Brian E. Crim. Our Germans: Project Paperclip and the National Security State. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018. 264 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2439-2.

Reviewed by Norman J.W. Goda (University of Florida)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Roberto Cantoni
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Kuzmarov

Kuzmarov on Cantoni, 'Oil Exploration, Diplomacy, and Security in the Early Cold War: The Enemy Underground'


Roberto Cantoni. Oil Exploration, Diplomacy, and Security in the Early Cold War: The Enemy Underground. Routledge Studies in Modern European History Series. New York: Routledge, 2017. 290 pp. $149.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-69290-9.

Reviewed by Jeremy Kuzmarov (University of Tulsa)
Published on H-Diplo (March, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)