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H-Diplo Roundtable XVII, 13 on Nation Builder: John Quincy Adams and the Grand Strategy of the Republic [8 February 2016]

H-Diplo Roundtable Review
Volume XVII, No. 13 (2016)
8 February 2016

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

Charles Edel.  Nation Builder: John Quincy Adams and the Grand Strategy of the Republic.  Cambridge:  Harvard University Press, 2014.  ISBN:  9780674368088 (hardcover, $29.95/£22.95/€27.00).

Author: 
Annie R. Bird
Reviewer: 
Frank Schumacher

Schumacher on Bird, 'US Foreign Policy on Transitional Justice'


Annie R. Bird. US Foreign Policy on Transitional Justice. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. 240 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-933841-2.

Reviewed by Frank Schumacher (Department of History, University of Western Ontario)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2016)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 08 February to 04 March

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 08 February to 04 March is as follows:

Week of 08 February:

1.  H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Charles Edel, Nation Builder: John Quincy Adams and the Grand Strategy of the Republic. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2014.

Introduction by Thomas Maddux, Emeritus, California State University Northridge

Reviewers:

Rhonda M. Barlow, University of Virginia

Seth Center, U.S. Department of State

Christopher McKnight Nichols, Oregon State University

Author: 
Winifred Tate
Reviewer: 
Michael Shifter

Shifter on Tate, 'Drugs, Thugs, and Diplomats: U.S. Policymaking in Colombia'


Winifred Tate. Drugs, Thugs, and Diplomats: U.S. Policymaking in Colombia. Anthropology of Policy Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2015. 304 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-9566-1; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9201-1.

Reviewed by Michael Shifter (Inter-American Dialogue)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2016)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

[PDF] H-Diplo Article Review 587 [4 February 2016]

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PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review 587 on Alan Dobson and Steve Marsh.  “Anglo-American Relations: End of a Special Relationship?”  The International History Review 36:4 (August 2014):  673-697.  DOI:  10.1080/07075332.2013.836124.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07075332.2013.836124

H-Diplo Article Review 587 on “Anglo-American Relations: End of a Special Relationship?” The International History Review 36:4 [2 February 2016]

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 587
Published on 4 February 2016

H-Diplo 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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Author: 
Durba Ghosh
Reviewer: 
Heather Streets-Salter

Streets-Salter on Ghosh, 'Gentlemanly Terrorists Political Violence and the Colonial State in India, 1919–1947'


Durba Ghosh. Gentlemanly Terrorists Political Violence and the Colonial State in India, 1919–1947. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 290 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-63738-8.

Reviewed by Heather Streets-Salter (Northeastern University)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Ben Marsh, Mike Rapport, eds.
Reviewer: 
Stephen Duncan

Duncan on Marsh and Rapport, 'Understanding and Teaching the Age of Revolutions'


Ben Marsh, Mike Rapport, eds. Understanding and Teaching the Age of Revolutions. The Harvey Goldberg Series for Understanding and Teaching History. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2017. xi + 362 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-31190-2.

Reviewed by Stephen Duncan (Bronx Community College, CUNY)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Sara Yael Hirschhorn
Reviewer: 
Michael Barnett

Barnett on Hirschhorn, 'City on a Hilltop: American Jews and the Israeli Settler Movement'


Sara Yael Hirschhorn. City on a Hilltop: American Jews and the Israeli Settler Movement. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 368 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97505-7.

Reviewed by Michael Barnett (George Washington University)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Lahouari Addi
Reviewer: 
Katerina Dalacoura

Dalacoura on Addi, 'Radical Arab Nationalism and Political Islam'


Lahouari Addi. Radical Arab Nationalism and Political Islam. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 288 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-450-5.

Reviewed by Katerina Dalacoura (London School of Economics)
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50475

Author: 
David Malet, Miriam J. Anderson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Dženeta Karabegović

Karabegović on Malet and Anderson, 'Transnational Actors in War and Peace: Militants, Activists, and Corporations in World Politics'


David Malet, Miriam J. Anderson, eds. Transnational Actors in War and Peace: Militants, Activists, and Corporations in World Politics. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 244 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-443-7; $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-442-0.

Reviewed by Dženeta Karabegović (International Burch University )
Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach