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Call for Articles: Israel Studies as a Global Discipline

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Throughout the past fifteen years, the research field of Israel Studies has expanded far beyond its established geographic base in Israel and North America, thereby creating a vibrant and increasingly diverse community of scholars who specialize in the study of Zionism and Israel.

H-Diplo Article Review 953 on Yordanov. “Warsaw Pact Countries’ Involvement in Chile from Frei to Pinochet, 1964-1973.”

H-Diplo Article Review 953

26 May 2020

Radioslav A. Yordanov.  “Warsaw Pact Countries’ Involvement in Chile from Frei to Pinochet, 1964-1973.”  Journal of Cold War Studies 21:3 (Summer 2019):  56-87.  DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1162/jcws_a_00893.

https://hdiplo.org/to/AR953
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Michael E. Neagle | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Essay 235- James Goldgeier on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars

H-Diplo Essay 235

Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars
26 May 2020

Entering the Profession at the End of the Cold War

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H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-43 on Cormac. Disrupt and Deny: Spies, Special Forces, and the Secret Pursuit of British Foreign Policy

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-43

Rory Cormac.  Disrupt and Deny: Spies, Special Forces, and the Secret Pursuit of British Foreign Policy.  Oxford:  Oxford University Press, 2018.  ISBN: 9780198784593 (hardcover, $27.95).

25 May 2020 | https://hdiplo.org/to/RT21-43
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Thomas Maddux | Production Editor: George Fujii

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Prize for international scholars: Shelley Fisher Fishkin Prize 2020 (Deadline May 15)

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Scholars based at institutions outside the United States and independent scholars based outside the US are encourged to apply for this year's annual Shelley Fisher Fishkin Prize for International Scholarship in Transnational American Studies. To apply, email a copy of an article or book excerpt published in the last three years together with a CV and abstract. Entries will be adjudicated by Keith P.

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-42 on Bessner and Logevall, “Recentering the United States in the Historiography of American Foreign Relations.”

H-Diplo Roundtable XXI-42

Daniel Bessner and Fredrik Logevall.  “Recentering the United States in the Historiography of American Foreign Relations.”  Texas National Security Review 3:2 (Spring 2020).

25 May 2020 | https://hdiplo.org/to/RT21-42
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Author: 
Maile Arvin
Reviewer: 
Tom Smith

Smith on Arvin, 'Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania'

Maile Arvin. Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 311 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0633-6

Reviewed by Tom Smith (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

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Author: 
Thomas Colley
Reviewer: 
Allison Abra

Abra on Colley, 'Always at War: British Public Narratives of War'

Thomas Colley. Always at War: British Public Narratives of War. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2019. x + 274 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-13144-0

Reviewed by Allison Abra (University of Southern Mississippi) Published on H-Diplo (July, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Samuel F. Wells Jr.
Reviewer: 
James Matray

Matray on Wells Jr., 'Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War'

Samuel F. Wells Jr. Fearing the Worst: How Korea Transformed the Cold War. Woodrow Wilson Center Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. Illustrations, tables. 600 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-54994-3.

Reviewed by James Matray (California State University, Chico) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Marina E. Henke
Reviewer: 
Paul Poast

Poast on Henke, 'Constructing Allied Cooperation: Diplomacy, Payments, and Power in Multilateral Military Coalitions'

Marina E. Henke. Constructing Allied Cooperation: Diplomacy, Payments, and Power in Multilateral Military Coalitions. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. Illustrations, charts. 258 pp. $23.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-5017-3971-2; $47.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3969-9.

Reviewed by Paul Poast (University of Chicago) Published on H-Diplo (June, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Victoria Reyes
Reviewer: 
Mark J. Sanchez

Sanchez on Reyes, 'Global Borderlands: Fantasy, Violence, and Empire in Subic Bay, Philippines'

Victoria Reyes. Global Borderlands: Fantasy, Violence, and Empire in Subic Bay, Philippines. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. 312 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0799-6; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0941-9

Author: 
T. Alexander Aleinikoff, Leah Zamore
Reviewer: 
Anna R. Oltman

Oltman on Aleinikoff and Zamore, 'The Arc of Protection: Reforming the International Refugee Regime'

T. Alexander Aleinikoff, Leah Zamore. The Arc of Protection: Reforming the International Refugee Regime. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. viii + 169 pp. $14.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-1141-2