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Author: 
Stephen G. Craft
Reviewer: 
Michael Shiyung Liu

Liu on Craft, 'American Justice in Taiwan: The 1957 Riots and Cold War Foreign Policy'

Stephen G. Craft. American Justice in Taiwan: The 1957 Riots and Cold War Foreign Policy. Studies in Conflict, Diplomacy, and Peace Series. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2016. 284 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-6635-3.

Reviewed by Michael Shiyung Liu (Academia Sinica) Published on H-Diplo (July, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 25 July to 05 August

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 25 July to 05 August is as follows:

Week of 25 July:

1. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Sarah Sunn Bush, The Taming of Democracy Assistance. Why Democracy Promotion Does not Confront Dictators. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Introduction by Thomas Carothers, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Reviewers:

Maryam Z. Deloffre, Arcadia University

Larry Garber, United States Agency for International Development

Seeking hosts for our channel "New Books in National Security"

New Books in National Security (http://newbooksnetwork.com/category/national-security/) is currently seeking hosts interested in conducting interviews with authors of new books on diplomacy, foreign policy, international relations, and national security. Hosting the channel is a good way to bring the work of security scholars to the attention of large audiences. Interested parties should write Marshall Poe at marshallpoe@gmail.com.

 

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Author: 
Kamari Maxine Clarke
Reviewer: 
Claude Welch

Welch on Clarke, 'Affective Justice: The International Criminal Court and the Pan-Africanist Pushback'

Kamari Maxine Clarke. Affective Justice: The International Criminal Court and the Pan-Africanist Pushback. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. 384 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0670-1; $109.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-0575-9

Author: 
Marie A. Muschalek
Reviewer: 
Jason M. Wolfe

Wolfe on Muschalek, 'Violence as Usual: Policing and the Colonial State in German Southwest Africa'

Marie A. Muschalek. Violence as Usual: Policing and the Colonial State in German Southwest Africa. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. xi + 255 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-4285-9.

Reviewed by Jason M. Wolfe (Louisiana State University) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Stéfanie von Hlatky, ed.
Reviewer: 
Jared Dmello

Dmello on von Hlatky, 'Countering Violent Extremism and Terrorism: Assessing Domestic and International Strategies'

Stéfanie von Hlatky, ed. Countering Violent Extremism and Terrorism: Assessing Domestic and International Strategies. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2020. 224 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-5936-3

Author: 
Rossen Djagalov
Reviewer: 
Joshua First

First on Djagalov, 'From Internationalism to Postcolonialism: Literature and Cinema between the Second and the Third Worlds'

Rossen Djagalov. From Internationalism to Postcolonialism: Literature and Cinema between the Second and the Third Worlds. Montreal: McGill-Queen University Press, 2020. 320 pp. $35.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-228-00109-6; $35.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-228-00110-2

Author: 
Christopher Capozzola
Reviewer: 
Guy Emerson Mount

Mount on Capozzola, 'Bound by War: How the United States and the Philippines Built America's First Pacific Century'

Christopher Capozzola. Bound by War: How the United States and the Philippines Built America's First Pacific Century. New York: Basic Books, 2020. 480 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5416-1827-5

Reviewed by Guy Emerson Mount (Auburn University) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)