Recent Discussions

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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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]

Description: 

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

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Ling Chen
Reviewer: 
Michael Thompson-Brusstar

Thompson-Brusstar on Chen, 'Manipulating Globalization: The Influence of Bureaucrats on Business in China'

Ling Chen. Manipulating Globalization: The Influence of Bureaucrats on Business in China. Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. 232 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0479-7.

Reviewed by Michael Thompson-Brusstar (University of Michigan) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Warren I. Cohen
Reviewer: 
Michael F. Hopkins

Hopkins on Cohen, 'A Nation Like All Others: A Brief History of American Foreign Relations'

Warren I. Cohen. A Nation Like All Others: A Brief History of American Foreign Relations. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. 328 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17566-1.

Reviewed by Michael F. Hopkins (University of Liverpool) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Giles Scott-Smith, J. Simon Rofe, eds.
Reviewer: 
William G. Gray

Gray on Scott-Smith and Rofe, 'Global Perspectives on the Bretton Woods Conference and the Post-War World Order'

Giles Scott-Smith, J. Simon Rofe, eds. Global Perspectives on the Bretton Woods Conference and the Post-War World Order. The World of the Roosevelts Series. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 305 pp. $119.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-319-60890-7.

Reviewed by William G. Gray (Purdue University) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Jessica Blatt
Reviewer: 
Vanessa E. Quince

Quince on Blatt, 'Race and the Making of American Political Science'

Jessica Blatt. Race and the Making of American Political Science. American Governance: Politics, Policy, and Public Law Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. 205 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-5004-6.

Reviewed by Vanessa E. Quince (University of Washington) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Jessica Lynne Pearson
Reviewer: 
Margaret Andersen

Andersen on Pearson, 'The Colonial Politics of Global Health: France and the United Nations in Postwar Africa'

Jessica Lynne Pearson. The Colonial Politics of Global Health: France and the United Nations in Postwar Africa. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. Illustrations, tables. 272 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-98048-8.

Reviewed by Margaret Andersen (University of Tennessee Knoxville) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)