Book Reviews are found under "Reviews." All other H-Diplo publications are located in "Resources."

Recent Discussions

Author: 
Philip Muehlenbeck
Reviewer: 
Colleen Woods

Woods on Muehlenbeck, 'Religion and the Cold War: A Global Perspective'

Philip Muehlenbeck. Religion and the Cold War: A Global Perspective. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2012. 288 S. $65.95 (library), ISBN 978-0-8265-1852-1; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8265-1853-8.

Reviewed by Colleen Woods (Amherst College) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2013) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Woods on Muehlenbeck

Author: 
Mai'a K. Davis Cross
Reviewer: 
Jim Walsh

Walsh on Cross, 'Security Integration in Europe: How Knowledge-Based Networks Are Transforming the European Union'

Mai'a K. Davis Cross. Security Integration in Europe: How Knowledge-Based Networks Are Transforming the European Union. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2011. viii + 281 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-11789-5.

Reviewed by Jim Walsh (UNC Charlotte) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Soraya Castro, Ronald W. Pruessen, eds.
Reviewer: 
Renata Keller

Keller on Castro and Pruessen, 'Fifty Years of Revolution: Perspectives on Cuba, the United States, and the World'

Soraya Castro, Ronald W. Pruessen, eds. Fifty Years of Revolution: Perspectives on Cuba, the United States, and the World. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2012. 400 pp. $44.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-4023-3.

Reviewed by Renata Keller (Boston University) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

U.S.-Cuban Relations: Past, Present, and Future

Author: 
Jeffrey W. Knopf, ed.
Reviewer: 
Anne Harrington

Harrington on Knopf, 'Security Assurances and Nuclear Nonproliferation'

Jeffrey W. Knopf, ed. Security Assurances and Nuclear Nonproliferation. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2012. 320 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-7827-5.

Reviewed by Anne Harrington (James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Harrington on Knopf

Author: 
Thomas G. Mahnken, ed.
Reviewer: 
Joan Johnson-Freese

Johnson-Freese on Mahnken, 'Competitive Strategies for the 21st Century: Theory, History, and Practice'

Thomas G. Mahnken, ed. Competitive Strategies for the 21st Century: Theory, History, and Practice. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 2012. 344 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-8242-5; $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-8241-8; $29.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-8047-8318-7.

Reviewed by Joan Johnson-Freese (U.S. Naval War College) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Ole R. Holsti
Reviewer: 
Julia Azari

Azari on Holsti, 'American Public Opinion on the Iraq War'

Ole R. Holsti. American Public Opinion on the Iraq War. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2011. xii + 226 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-11704-8; $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-472-03480-2.

Reviewed by Julia Azari (Marquette University) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Zheng Wang
Reviewer: 
Zachary Fredman

Fredman on Wang, 'Never forget national humiliation: historical memory in Chinese politics and foreign relations'

Zheng Wang. Never forget national humiliation: historical memory in Chinese politics and foreign relations. New York, NY: Columbia University Press, April 22, 2014. pp. cm. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-14890-0; ISBN 978-0-231-14891-7.

Reviewed by Zachary Fredman (Boston University) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
James Hevia
Reviewer: 
Michael H. Fisher

Fisher on Hevia, 'The Imperial Security State: British Colonial Knowledge and Empire-Building in Asia'

James Hevia. The Imperial Security State: British Colonial Knowledge and Empire-Building in Asia. Critical Perspectives on Empire Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 312 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-89608-5.

Reviewed by Michael H. Fisher (Oberlin College) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Ian Holliday
Reviewer: 
Ian Brown

Brown on Holliday, 'Burma Redux: Global Justice and the Quest for Political Reform in Myanmar'

Ian Holliday. Burma Redux: Global Justice and the Quest for Political Reform in Myanmar. New York: Columbia University Press, 2011. 304 pp. $89.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-16126-8; $29.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-16127-5.

Reviewed by Ian Brown (University of London) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Returning to Burma

Author: 
Roland Vogt, ed.
Reviewer: 
Colin Green

Green on Vogt, 'Europe and China: Strategic Partners or Rivals?'

Roland Vogt, ed. Europe and China: Strategic Partners or Rivals? Global Connections Series. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2012. 276 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-988-8083-88-6.

Reviewed by Colin Green (The University of British Columbia) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2012) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Pages

Subscribe to H-Diplo: Reviews

Recent Reviews

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)

Author: 
Renisa Mawani
Reviewer: 
Fahad Bishara

Bishara on Mawani, 'Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire'

Renisa Mawani. Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire. Global and Insurgent Legalities Series. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018. 352 pp. $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-7027-7; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-7035-2.