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Author: 
Helen Young, Lisa Goldman, eds.
Reviewer: 
SungYong Lee

Lee on Young and Goldman, 'Livelihoods, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding'

Helen Young, Lisa Goldman, eds. Livelihoods, Natural Resources, and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding. New York: Routledge, 2015. 544 pp. $84.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84971-233-0.

Reviewed by SungYong Lee (University at Otago) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 06 June to 01 July

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 06 June to 01 July is as follows:

Week of 6 June:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Alexander V. Pantsov, with Steven I. Levine, Deng Xiaoping: A Revolutionary Life. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.

Introduction by Yafeng Xia Long Island University, Brooklyn,

Reviewed by:

Thomas P. Bernstein, Emeritus, Columbia University

Joseph W. Esherick, Emeritus, University of California, San Diego

Niu Jun, Peking University

Diane Clemens Obituary

The H-Diplo editors note with sadness the recent death of Diane Shaver Clemens, a distinguished diplomatic scholar and long-time member of the H-Diplo Editorial Board.

Submitted to H-AMSTDY by Olivia E. Clemens 

H-Diplo Article Review 617 on “Before the Tilt: The Carter Administration Engages Saddam Hussein.” Diplomacy and Statecraft 26:1

H-Diplo Article Reviews
No. 617
Published on 31 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

Hal Brands.  “Before the Tilt:  The Carter Administration Engages Saddam Hussein.”  Diplomacy and Statecraft 26:1 (2015).  DOI:  10.1080/09592296.2015.999628.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09592296.2015.999628

Author: 
Robert Hutchings, Jeremi Suri, eds.
Reviewer: 
Marcus Holmes

Holmes on Hutchings and Suri, 'Foreign Policy Breakthroughs: Cases in Successful Diplomacy'

Robert Hutchings, Jeremi Suri, eds. Foreign Policy Breakthroughs: Cases in Successful Diplomacy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. 304 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-022611-4; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-022612-1.

Reviewed by Marcus Holmes (The College of William & Mary) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

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Author: 
Annette K.. Joseph-Gabriel
Reviewer: 
Sarah J. Zimmerman

Zimmerman on Joseph-Gabriel, 'Reimagining Liberation: How Black Women Transformed Citizenship in the French Empire'

Annette K.. Joseph-Gabriel. Reimagining Liberation: How Black Women Transformed Citizenship in the French Empire. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2019. 264 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-04293-5

Author: 
Kristen Ghodsee
Reviewer: 
Julianne H. Haefner

Haefner on Ghodsee, 'Second World, Second Sex: Socialist Women's Activism and Global Solidarity during the Cold War'

Kristen Ghodsee. Second World, Second Sex: Socialist Women's Activism and Global Solidarity during the Cold War. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 328 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0181-2; $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-0139-3.

Reviewed by Julianne H. Haefner (Central Michigan University) Published on H-Diplo (September, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Jannis Panagiotidis
Reviewer: 
Peter Polak-Springer

Polak-Springer on Panagiotidis, 'The Unchosen Ones: Diaspora, Nation, and Migration in Israel and Germany'

Jannis Panagiotidis. The Unchosen Ones: Diaspora, Nation, and Migration in Israel and Germany. Indianopolis: Indiana University Press, 2019. xvii + 363 pp. $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-04362-7

Reviewed by Peter Polak-Springer (Qatar University) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Alison Rowley
Reviewer: 
Cynthia Hooper

Hooper on Rowley, 'Putin Kitsch in America'

Alison Rowley. Putin Kitsch in America. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2019. 208 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-5901-1.

Reviewed by Cynthia Hooper (College of the Holy Cross) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

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Author: 
David O. McKay
Reviewer: 
Benjamin E. Park

Park on McKay, 'Pacific Apostle: The 1920-21 Diary of David O. McKay in the Latter-Day Saint Island Missions'

David O. McKay. Pacific Apostle: The 1920-21 Diary of David O. McKay in the Latter-Day Saint Island Missions. Edited by Reid L. Neilson and Carson V. Teuscher. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2020. Illustrations. xlvi + 314 pp. $14.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-252-05171-5; $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04285-0; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08467-6.