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TOC: French Politics, Culture & Society (Vol. 35, Issue 2) - Economics of Empire: Wine, France, and Algeria

Dear Colleague,

With this issue, French Politics, Culture & Society celebrates its thirty-fifth year of publication and honors its co-founder, Stanley Hoffmann, who died two years ago at the age of eighty-six. As a tribute to Stanley, this issue features essays by five of his former colleagues and students.

Current Issue: Volume 35, Issue 2

Editorial

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Articles

ANN: Curatorial Fellowship at the American Philosophical Society

The American Philosophical Society (APS), the nation’s first learned society, invites applications for its two-year Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellowship. The APS seeks applications from recent PhDs in the fields of 18th- or 19th-century American history, history of science, art history, museology, or any other related humanities disciplines.

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Hilary M. Carey
Reviewer: 
David Lindenfeld

Lindenfeld on Carey, 'God’s Empire: Religion and Colonialism in the British World, c.1801–1908'


Hilary M. Carey. God’s Empire: Religion and Colonialism in the British World, c.1801–1908. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. 446 S. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-19410-5.

Reviewed by David Lindenfeld (Louisiana State University)
Published on H-Empire (September, 2011)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Ministering to Settler Colonists

Author: 
Nile Green
Reviewer: 
Fahad Bishara

Bishara on Green, 'Bombay Islam: The Religious Economy of the West Indian Ocean, 1840-1915'


Nile Green. Bombay Islam: The Religious Economy of the West Indian Ocean, 1840-1915. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2011. xvi + 327 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-76924-2.

Reviewed by Fahad Bishara (Duke University)
Published on H-Empire (September, 2011)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Indian Islam in the Age of Industry

Author: 
Ilya Vinkovetsky
Reviewer: 
Matthew Romaniello

Romaniello on Vinkovetsky, 'Russian America: An Overseas Colony of a Continental Empire, 1804-1867'


Ilya Vinkovetsky. Russian America: An Overseas Colony of a Continental Empire, 1804-1867. Oxford: [Wettingen], 2011. 272 S. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-539128-2.

Reviewed by Matthew Romaniello (University of Hawaii at Manoa)
Published on H-Empire (June, 2011)
Commissioned by Charles V. Reed

Meeting Russia’s American Frontier

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