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H-Diplo Article Review 644 on “Senator John F. Kennedy: Anti-Imperialism and Utopian Deficit.” Journal of American Studies 48:1

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Article Review
No. 644
27 September 2016

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

[PDF] H-Diplo Article Review 644 [27 September 2016]

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PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review 644 on Anders Stephanson.  “Senator John F. Kennedy:  Anti-Imperialism and Utopian Deficit.”  Journal of American Studies 48:1 (February 2014):  1-24.  DOI:  10.1017/S0021875813002594.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0021875813002594

H-Diplo Roundtable XVIII, 4 on Uncle Sam’s Policemen: The Pursuit of Fugitives across Borders [26 September 2016]

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Roundtable Review
Volume XVIII, No. 4 (2016)
26 September 2016

Roundtable Editors:  Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
Roundtable and Web Production Editor:  George Fujii
Introduction by Christopher Capozzola

[PDF] H-Diplo Roundtable XVIII, 4 [26 September 2016]

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PDF version of H-Diplo Roundtable XVIII, 4 on Katherine Unterman.  Uncle Sam’s Policemen:  The Pursuit of Fugitives across Borders.  Cambridge:  Harvard University Press, 2015.  ISBN:  9780674736924 (hardcover, $35.00/£25.95/€31.50).

2017 SHAFR Summer Institute, July 3-7, 2017, Cambridge University, "Security and the State: Cultures of National Security and Insecurity in American Foreign Relations"

From: Mario DEL PERO <mario.delpero@sciencespo.fr>

2017 SHAFR Summer Institute, Cambridge University, UK

(Cambridge University/SciencesPo, Paris)

"Security and the State: Cultures of National Security and Insecurity in American Foreign Relations"

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 26 September to 21 October

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 26 September to 21 October is as follows:

Week of 26 September:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Katherine Unterman, Uncle Sam’s Policemen: The Pursuit of Fugitives across Borders. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2015.

Introduction by Christopher Capozzola, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Reviewed by:

Mathieu Deflem, University of South Carolina

Mary L. Dudziak, Emory University School of Law

Daniel Margolies, Virginia Wesleyan College

Author: 
Alex Mintz, Carly Wayne
Reviewer: 
Paul R. Pillar

Pillar on Mintz and Wayne, 'The Polythink Syndrome: U.S. Foreign Policy Decisions on 9/11, Afghanistan, Iraq, Iran, Syria, and ISIS'

Alex Mintz, Carly Wayne. The Polythink Syndrome: U.S. Foreign Policy Decisions on 9/11, Afghanistan, Iraq, Iran, Syria, and ISIS. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2016. viii + 190 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-9676-7; $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9515-9.

Reviewed by Paul R. Pillar (Georgetown University) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Ellen D. Tillman
Reviewer: 
Cyrus Veeser

Veeser on Tillman, 'Dollar Diplomacy by Force: Nation-Building and Resistance in the Dominican Republic'

Ellen D. Tillman. Dollar Diplomacy by Force: Nation-Building and Resistance in the Dominican Republic. North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. 288 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-2695-6.

Reviewed by Cyrus Veeser (Bentley University) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

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Author: 
Jean-Loup Samaan
Reviewer: 
Ziv Rubinovitz

Rubinovitz on Samaan, 'Israel's Foreign Policy beyond the Arab World: Engaging the Periphery'

Jean-Loup Samaan. Israel's Foreign Policy beyond the Arab World: Engaging the Periphery. Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics Series. London: Routledge, 2017. 172 pp. $140.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-09987-6.

Reviewed by Ziv Rubinovitz (Sonoma State University) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Michael D. Cohen
Reviewer: 
Nicholas L. Miller

Miller on Cohen, 'When Proliferation Causes Peace: The Psychology of Nuclear Crises'

Michael D. Cohen. When Proliferation Causes Peace: The Psychology of Nuclear Crises. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. xi + 289 pp. $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-494-9; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-495-6.

Reviewed by Nicholas L. Miller (Dartmouth College) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Keisha N. Blain
Reviewer: 
Nicholas Grant

Grant on Blain, 'Set the World on Fire: Black Nationalist Women and the Global Struggle for Freedom'

Keisha N. Blain. Set the World on Fire: Black Nationalist Women and the Global Struggle for Freedom. Politics and Culture in Modern America Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. 264 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4988-0.

Author: 
Chris Miller
Reviewer: 
Sarah W. Sokhey

Sokhey on Miller, 'Putinomics: Power and Money in Resurgent Russia'

Chris Miller. Putinomics: Power and Money in Resurgent Russia. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. xv + 217 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4066-2.

Reviewed by Sarah W. Sokhey (University of Colorado, Boulder) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Alister Miskimmon, Ben O'Loughlin, Laura Roselle, eds.
Reviewer: 
Steven L. Lamy

Lamy on Miskimmon and O'Loughlin and Roselle, 'Forging the World: Strategic Narratives and International Relations'

Alister Miskimmon, Ben O'Loughlin, Laura Roselle, eds. Forging the World: Strategic Narratives and International Relations. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2017. 352 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-472-03704-9; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-13021-4.

Reviewed by Steven L. Lamy (University of Southern California) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)