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DEADLINE EXTENDED - "Energy policies in Africa: What Future?" call for contributions

The deadline for submitting an abstract has been extended to the 31st of August



This special edition of Afrique Contemporaine is dedicated to an analysis of energy in Africa in an economic, political and historical perspective. This edited 

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Diplo: 1 August - 8 August

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
 1 August 2016 to  8 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: 
Philippe Bourbeau, ed.
Reviewer: 
Toni Haastrup

Haastrup on Bourbeau, 'Security: Dialogue across Disciplines'

Philippe Bourbeau, ed. Security: Dialogue across Disciplines. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 298 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-10740-3; $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-51473-7.

Reviewed by Toni Haastrup (University of Kent) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2016) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Organization of American Historians – The China Residencies Program – Call for Applications

Deadline: Applications must be received by September 26, 2016

APPLY TO TEACH WEEK-LONG GRADUATE SEMINAR IN CHINA

http://www.oah.org/programs/residencies/china/

 

Thanks to a generous grant from the Ford Foundation, the Organization of American Historians and the American History Research Association of China (AHRAC) are pleased to announce the fourth year of the exchange program between the two organizations.

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, publication hiatus from 08 August to 06 September

Dear H-Diplo readers,

In keeping with its standard practice, H-Diplo will implement a moratorium on our in-house publications from 08 August until 06 September. We anticipate a lively 2016/17 series of publications and discussions.

H-Diplo will continue to function during this period, with regular daily postings that include Seth Offenbach’s H-Net reviews as well as follow-up discussions of our recent publications. The H-Diplo review editors will also continue their commissioning and editing work.

H-Diplo Article Review 635 on Australia’s New Colombo Plan: Enhancing regional soft power through student mobility.” International Journal 71:1

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Article Review
No. 635
4 August 2016

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: 
Alexandru Grigorescu
Reviewer: 
Bob Reinalda

Reinalda on Grigorescu, 'The Ebb and Flow of Global Governance: Intergovernmentalism versus Nongovernmentalism in World Politics'

Alexandru Grigorescu. The Ebb and Flow of Global Governance: Intergovernmentalism versus Nongovernmentalism in World Politics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. Illustrations, tables. 274 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-49550-9.

Reviewed by Bob Reinalda (Radboud University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Nicole CuUnjieng Aboitiz
Reviewer: 
Sarah Steinbock-Pratt

Steinbock-Pratt on CuUnjieng Aboitiz, 'Asian Place, Filipino Nation: A Global Intellectual History of the Philippine Revolution, 1887-1912'

Nicole CuUnjieng Aboitiz. Asian Place, Filipino Nation: A Global Intellectual History of the Philippine Revolution, 1887-1912. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. 272 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-19215-6.

Reviewed by Sarah Steinbock-Pratt (University of Alabama) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Deborah Shnookal
Reviewer: 
Bonnie A. Lucero

Lucero on Shnookal, 'Operation Pedro Pan and the Exodus of Cuba's Children'

Deborah Shnookal. Operation Pedro Pan and the Exodus of Cuba's Children. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 2020. 326 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68340-155-1

Reviewed by Bonnie A. Lucero (University of Houston-Downtown) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Erik Grimmer-Solem
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Jenkins

Jenkins on Grimmer-Solem, 'Learning Empire: Globalization and the German Quest for World Status, 1875-1919'

Erik Grimmer-Solem. Learning Empire: Globalization and the German Quest for World Status, 1875-1919. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. 668 pp. $44.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-48382-7

Reviewed by Jennifer Jenkins (University of Toronto) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)