Recent Discussions

Author: 
M. Patrick Cottrell
Reviewer: 
Andrew Day

Day on Cottrell, 'The Evolution and Legitimacy of International Security Institutions'

M. Patrick Cottrell. The Evolution and Legitimacy of International Security Institutions. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 280 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-12111-9.

Reviewed by Andrew Day (Northwestern University) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

CFP for the Panel: Art as Cultural Diplomacy, Bologna, 14 – 15 October 2016

Call for Papers for the Panel:

 Art as Cultural Diplomacy: (Re)Constructing Notions of Eastern and Western Europe

 

As part of the Fifth Euroacademia International Conference

‘The European Union and the Politicization of Europe’

Bologna, Italy, 14-15 October 2016

 

Deadline: 9th of September 2016

Panel Proposed by Cassandra Sciortino, University of California, Santa Barbara

 

Panel Description:

Author: 
Grace Maina, Erik Melander, eds.
Reviewer: 
Kenneth Omeje

Omeje on Maina and Melander, 'Peace Agreements and Durable Peace in Africa'

Grace Maina, Erik Melander, eds. Peace Agreements and Durable Peace in Africa. Scottsville, South Africa: University of Kwa-Zulu-Natal Press, 2016. 338 pp. $31.50 (paper), ISBN 978-1-86914-306-0.

Reviewed by Kenneth Omeje (University of Bradford) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Call for presenters/commentators for seminar in international relations in the Asia-Pacific region, 23 September at Osaka University

Dear Colleagues:

We would like to hold a seminar on the international relations of the Asia-Pacific region at Osaka University
on 23 September (Friday). The seminar will start either around 10:00 or 13:00 depending on the 
number of presenters. So far, we have one presenter. We are looking for other presenters.

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 06 to 30 September

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 06 to 30 September is as follows:

Week of 05 September:

1.  H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Timothy Snyder, Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning. New York: Tim Duggan Books, 2015.

Introduction by Norman N. Naimark, Stanford University

Reviewed by:

Naomi Orestes, Harvard University

Eric D. Weitz, City College of New York

Serhy Yekelchyk, University of Victoria

Author: 
Lori Clune
Reviewer: 
Mary Nolan

Nolan on Clune, 'Executing the Rosenbergs: Death and Diplomacy in a Cold War World'

Lori Clune. Executing the Rosenbergs: Death and Diplomacy in a Cold War World. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 280 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-026588-5.

Reviewed by Mary Nolan (New York University) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

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
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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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra
Reviewer: 
Jorge Díaz Ceballos

Díaz Ceballos on Cañizares-Esguerra, 'Entangled Empires: The Anglo-Iberian Atlantic, 1500-1830'

Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra. Entangled Empires: The Anglo-Iberian Atlantic, 1500-1830. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. 344 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4983-5.

Reviewed by Jorge Díaz Ceballos (Universidad Pablo de Olavide) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Stefan Andersson, ed.
Reviewer: 
Madelaine Chiam

Chiam on Andersson, 'Revisiting the Vietnam War and International Law: Views and Interpretations of Richard Falk'

Stefan Andersson, ed. Revisiting the Vietnam War and International Law: Views and Interpretations of Richard Falk. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 438 pp. $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-40996-4.

Reviewed by Madelaine Chiam (La Trobe University) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Matthew K. Shannon
Reviewer: 
Roham Alvandi

Alvandi on Shannon, 'Losing Hearts and Minds: American-Iranian Relations and International Education during the Cold War'

Matthew K. Shannon. Losing Hearts and Minds: American-Iranian Relations and International Education during the Cold War. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2017. 256 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-1313-2.

Reviewed by Roham Alvandi (London School of Economics) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Jenny Thompson, Sherry Thompson
Reviewer: 
David S. Foglesong

Foglesong on Thompson and Thompson, 'The Kremlinologist: Llewellyn E. Thompson, America's Man in Cold War Moscow'

Jenny Thompson, Sherry Thompson. The Kremlinologist: Llewellyn E. Thompson, America's Man in Cold War Moscow. Johns Hopkins Nuclear History and Contemporary Affairs Series. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2018. Illustrations. 600 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-2454-5; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2409-5.

Author: 
Jonas Brendebach, Martin Herzer, Heidi Tworek, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michael Stamm

Stamm on Brendebach and Herzer and Tworek, 'International Organizations and the Media in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries: Exorbitant Expectations'

Jonas Brendebach, Martin Herzer, Heidi Tworek, eds. International Organizations and the Media in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries: Exorbitant Expectations. Routledge Studies in Modern History. Abingdon: Routledge, 2018. 256 pp. $140.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-30308-9.

Reviewed by Michael Stamm (Michigan State University) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)