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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Diplo: 15 August - 22 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
15 August 2016 to 22 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
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Author: 
Kenton Clymer
Reviewer: 
Robert Anderson

Anderson on Clymer, 'A Delicate Relationship: The United States and Burma/Myanmar since 1945'

Kenton Clymer. A Delicate Relationship: The United States and Burma/Myanmar since 1945. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2015. 424 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-5448-6.

Reviewed by Robert Anderson (Simon Fraser University) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

[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].

Author: 
Kate A. Baldwin
Reviewer: 
Jacqueline Castledine

Castledine on Baldwin, 'The Racial Imaginary of the Cold War Kitchen: From Sokol'niki Park to Chicago's South Side'

Kate A. Baldwin. The Racial Imaginary of the Cold War Kitchen: From Sokol'niki Park to Chicago's South Side. Hanover: Dartmouth College Press, 2016. xviii + 236 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61168-862-7; $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61168-863-4.

Reviewed by Jacqueline Castledine (University of Massachusetts Amherst) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

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

Duke University

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.

Author: 
Robert Vitalis
Reviewer: 
Quito J. Swan

Swan on Vitalis, 'White World Order, Black Power Politics: The Birth of American International Relations'

Robert Vitalis. White World Order, Black Power Politics: The Birth of American International Relations. The United States in the World Series. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2015. 288 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-5397-7.

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

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
 8 August 2016 to 15 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
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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'

Luca Trenta. Risk and Presidential Decision-making: The Emergence of Foreign Policy Crises. Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy Series. New York: Routledge, 2016. 224 pp. $145.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-85424-6.

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

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Author: 
James Cameron
Reviewer: 
Malcolm M. Craig

Craig on Cameron, 'The Double Game: The Demise of America's First Missile Defense System and the Rise of Strategic Arms Limitation'

James Cameron. The Double Game: The Demise of America's First Missile Defense System and the Rise of Strategic Arms Limitation. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 248 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-045992-5.

Reviewed by Malcolm M. Craig (Liverpool John Moores University) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Roberto Cantoni
Reviewer: 
Marta Musso

Musso 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 Marta Musso (King's College London) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Daniel Gorman
Reviewer: 
Heidi Tworek

Tworek on Gorman, 'International Cooperation in the Early Twentieth Century.'

Daniel Gorman. International Cooperation in the Early Twentieth Century. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017. 288 pp. $114.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4725-6795-6.

Reviewed by Heidi Tworek (University of British Columbia) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Serhii Plokhy
Reviewer: 
Mark Edele

Edele on Plokhy, 'Lost Kingdom: The Quest for Empire and the Making of the Russian Nation From 1470 to the Present'

Serhii Plokhy. Lost Kingdom: The Quest for Empire and the Making of the Russian Nation From 1470 to the Present. New York: Basic Books, 2017. 432 pp. $32.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-09849-1.

Reviewed by Mark Edele (The University of Melbourne) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)