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ISSF Article Review 72 on “To Arm or to Ally?: The Patron’s Dilemma and the Strategic Logic of Arms Transfers and Alliances.”

H-Diplo | ISSF Article Review 72
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H-Diplo/ISSF Editors: Diane Labrosse and Seth Offenbach
H-Diplo/ISSF Web and Production Editor:  George Fujii

ISSF Roundtable 9-14 on Dangerous Trade. Arms Exports, Human Rights, and International Reputation

H-Diplo | ISSF Roundtable, Volume IX, No. 14 (2017)

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H-Diplo/ISSF Editors:  Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable and Web/Production Editor:  George Fujii

Jennifer L. Erickson.  Dangerous Trade. Arms Exports, Human Rights, and International Reputation.  New York:  Columbia University Press, 2016.  ISBN:  9780231170963 (hardcover, $60.00/£50.00).

CFP: The United States and Global Capitalism in the 20th C.

Fordham University’s O’Connell Initiative on the Global History of Capitalism invites paper proposals for a symposium on “The United States and Global Capitalism in the Twentieth Century.”  The conference will be held at Fordham’s Lincoln Center campus in Midtown Manhattan from Thursday, March 8th to Saturday, March 10th, 2018.  

 

Author: 
Akiko Tsuchiya, William G. Acree Jr., eds.
Reviewer: 
Aaron Mallari

Mallari on Tsuchiya and Acree Jr., 'Empire's End: Transnational Connections in the Hispanic World'


Akiko Tsuchiya, William G. Acree Jr., eds. Empire's End: Transnational Connections in the Hispanic World. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2016. 240 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8265-2077-7; $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8265-2076-0.

Reviewed by Aaron Mallari (University of the Philippines, Diliman)
Published on H-Diplo (March, 2017)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 26 March to 21 April

The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 26 March to 21 April is as follows:

Week of 26 March:

1a. H-Diplo/ISSF Policy Roundtable on Russia and the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election.

Introduction by Joshua Rovner, SMU

Essayists:

Jon R. Lindsay, University of Toronto

Kimberly Marten, Barnard College, Columbia University

Lindsay O’Rourke, Boston College

CFP: The United States and Global Capitalism, due 3/31

Description: 

Fordham University’s O’Connell Initiative on the Global History of Capitalism invites paper proposals for a symposium on “The United States and Global Capitalism in the Twentieth Century.”  The conference will be held at Fordham’s Lincoln Center campus in Midtown Manhattan from Thursday, March 8th to Saturday, March 10th, 2018. 

H-Diplo Article Review 688 on The Pragmatic Dragon: China’s Grand Strategy and Boundary Settlement

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Article Review
No. 688

24 March 2017

Article Review Editors:  Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
Web and Production Editor: George Fujii

Eric Hyer.  The Pragmatic Dragon: China’s Grand Strategy and Boundary Settlement.  Vancouver:  University of British Columbia Press, 2015. Xii, 372 pp. $99 (hardcover), $35.95 (paper).

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Saadia M. Pekkanen, ed.
Reviewer: 
Erin Zimmerman

Zimmerman on Pekkanen, 'Asian Designs: Governance in the Contemporary World Order'


Saadia M. Pekkanen, ed. Asian Designs: Governance in the Contemporary World Order. Cornell Studies in Political Economy Series. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2016. 400 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5017-0052-1; $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0051-4.

Reviewed by Erin Zimmerman (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2017)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Elisabetta Bini, Giuliano Garavini, Federico Romero, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nigel J. Ashton

Ashton on Bini and Garavini and Romero, 'Oil Shock: The 1973 Crisis and Its Economic Legacy'


Elisabetta Bini, Giuliano Garavini, Federico Romero, eds. Oil Shock: The 1973 Crisis and Its Economic Legacy. International Library of Twentieth Century History Series. London: I. B. Tauris, 2016. 336 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78453-556-8.

Reviewed by Nigel J. Ashton (London School of Economics)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2017)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Jessica Elkind
Reviewer: 
Ngo Vinh Long

Long on Elkind, 'Aid under Fire: Nation Building and the Vietnam War'


Jessica Elkind. Aid under Fire: Nation Building and the Vietnam War. Studies in Conflict Diplomacy Peace Series. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2016. 310 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-6583-7.

Reviewed by Ngo Vinh Long (University of Maine)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2017)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Roger Hardy
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Bishop

Bishop on Hardy, 'The Poisoned Well: Empire and Its Legacy in the Middle East'


Roger Hardy. The Poisoned Well: Empire and Its Legacy in the Middle East. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 280 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-062320-3.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Bishop (Texas State University/San Marcos)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2017)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Lisa Jakelski
Reviewer: 
Danielle Fosler-Lussier

Fosler-Lussier on Jakelski, 'Making New Music in Cold War Poland: The Warsaw Autumn Festival, 1956-1968'


Lisa Jakelski. Making New Music in Cold War Poland: The Warsaw Autumn Festival, 1956-1968. California Studies in 20th-Century Music Series. Oakland: University of California Press, 2016. 272 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-29254-3.

Reviewed by Danielle Fosler-Lussier (The Ohio State University)
Published on H-Diplo (April, 2017)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach