Reminder: due June 8, 2018
Welcome to H-Empire, H-Net's network on colonial and imperial studies!
H-Empire seeks to bring together scholars and others interested in sharing resources, research and questions concerning the origin, development, working and decline of empires, rather broadly defined across academic disciplines and professional interests, chronological time periods, and geographical regions.
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The editorial team of a major new six-volume reference project entitled the Cultural History of Slavery and Human Trafficking to be published by Bloomsbury Academic, is actively seeking individual chapter contributors.
Call for Papers
International Conference on
“Forced Migration and Environment in the Indian Ocean World, past to present”
Indian Ocean World Centre (IOWC), McGill University
7-8 December 2018
Hosted by the Indian Ocean World Centre (IOWC), McGill University, in collaboration with the University of Glasgow
Times of Violence
The End of the World War I and the Beginning of a New Era
CfP: From War to Welfare.
John Crowley. Imperial Landscapes: Britain's Global Visual Culture, 1745-1820. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011. Illustrations. 320 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-17050-4.
Reviewed by John McAleer (University of Southampton) Published on H-Empire (August, 2013) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed
Lynette Russell. Roving Mariners: Australian Aboriginal Whalers and Sealers in the Southern Oceans, 1790-1870. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2012. xiv + 221 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-4423-9; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-4424-6.
Reviewed by Vincent O'Malley (HistoryWorks) Published on H-Empire (July, 2013) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed
The Hybrid World of Whaling and Sealing
Donald A. Yerxa, ed. British Abolitionism and the Question of Moral Progress in History. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2012. vi + 286 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61117-015-3.
Reviewed by Toby Harper (Columbia University) Published on H-Empire (July, 2013) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed
Moral Progress without Empire
Rick Baldoz. The Third Asiatic Invasion: Empire and Migration in Filipino America, 1898-1946. New York: New York University Press, 2011. viii + 301 pp. $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-9108-0; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-9109-7.
Reviewed by Stephanie Hinnershitz-Hutchinson (University of Maryland) Published on H-Empire (May, 2013) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed