Recent Discussions

Author: 
Michael F. Oppenheimer
Reviewer: 
David B. Mislan

Mislan on Oppenheimer, 'Pivotal Countries, Alternate Futures: Using Scenarios to Manage American Strategy'

Michael F. Oppenheimer. Pivotal Countries, Alternate Futures: Using Scenarios to Manage American Strategy. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. 272 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-939710-5.

Reviewed by David B. Mislan (American University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Sandra Bott, Jussi M. Hanhimäki, Janick Marina Sschaufelbuehl, Marco Wyss, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michelle Getchell

Getchell on Bott and Hanhimäki and Sschaufelbuehl and Wyss, 'Neutrality and Neutralism in the Global Cold War: Between or Within the Blocs?'

Sandra Bott, Jussi M. Hanhimäki, Janick Marina Sschaufelbuehl, Marco Wyss, eds. Neutrality and Neutralism in the Global Cold War: Between or Within the Blocs? Cold War History Series. New York: Routledge Press, 2015. 240 pp. $155.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-88621-6.

Reviewed by Michelle Getchell (Triangle Institute for Security Studies) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 23 May to 17 June

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 23 May to 17 June is as follows:

Week of 23 May:

1.  H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Robert Pee, Democracy, National Security and Strategy: Foreign Policy under the Reagan Administration. London: Routledge, 2015.

Introduction by Thomas Maddux, Emeritus California State University Northridge

Reviewers:

Matthew Alan Hill, Liverpool John Moores University

Michael McKoy, Wheaton College

Tom Nichols, U.S. Naval War College

E-dossier, 70th anniversary of the Washington Agreement

e-dossier, 70th anniversary of the Washington Agreement

In spring 1946, a high-ranking Swiss delegation visited Washington to negotiate the release of frozen Swiss assets in the USA as well as the end of the allied boycott of companies that, during WWII, had traded with the Axis Powers. In turn, the USA, Great Britain, and France demanded that Swiss banks hand over German assets.

H-Diplo Article Review 615 on “The International Dimension of the Federal Constitution.” Journal of American Studies 48:2

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 615
Published on 19 May 2016

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

Tom Cutterham.  “The International Dimension of the Federal Constitution.”  Journal of American Studies 48:2 (May 2014): 501-515.  DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0021875813001503

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Gershon Baskin
Reviewer: 
Anders Persson

Persson on Baskin, 'In Pursuit of Peace in Israel and Palestine'

Gershon Baskin. In Pursuit of Peace in Israel and Palestine. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2017. 304 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8265-2181-1.

Reviewed by Anders Persson (Lund University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Kenneth J. Vandevelde
Reviewer: 
Armand de Mestral

de Mestral on Vandevelde, 'The First Bilateral Investment Treaties: U.S. Postwar Friendship, Commerce, and Navigation Treaties'

Kenneth J. Vandevelde. The First Bilateral Investment Treaties: U.S. Postwar Friendship, Commerce, and Navigation Treaties. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. xii + 575 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-067957-6.

Reviewed by Armand de Mestral (McGill University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Caren Kaplan
Reviewer: 
Neta C. Crawford

Crawford on Kaplan, 'Aerial Aftermaths: Wartime from Above'

Caren Kaplan. Aerial Aftermaths: Wartime from Above. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017. 312 pp. $27.95, ISBN 978-0-8223-7017-8.

Reviewed by Neta C. Crawford (Boston University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51542

Author: 
Caitlin E. Schindler
Reviewer: 
Giles Scott-Smith

Scott-Smith on Schindler, 'The Origins of Public Diplomacy in US Statecraft: Uncovering a Forgotten Tradition'

Caitlin E. Schindler. The Origins of Public Diplomacy in US Statecraft: Uncovering a Forgotten Tradition. Palgrave Macmillan Series in Global Public Diplomacy. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 325 pp. $149.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-319-57278-9.

Reviewed by Giles Scott-Smith (Leiden University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Brian Drohan
Reviewer: 
Andrew Muldoon

Muldoon on Drohan, 'Brutality in an Age of Human Rights: Activism and Counterinsurgency at the End of the British Empire'

Brian Drohan. Brutality in an Age of Human Rights: Activism and Counterinsurgency at the End of the British Empire. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 256 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-1465-8.

Reviewed by Andrew Muldoon (Metropolitan State University of Denver) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)