Welcome to H-Ethnic, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-Ethnic encourages scholarly discussion of ethnic history, immigration and emigration studies and makes available diverse bibliographical, research and teaching aids.Below you will find the latest books in Race and Ethnicity Studies. The list includes new titles streaming from the H-Net Book Channel plus new book announcements posted to H-Ethnicity by subscribers. On the right are announcements and discussion in the field. CFPs can be found in the link on the right side of the page.
New Books in Race and Ethnicity Studies
Announcements and Discussion
Panikos Panayi. Ethnic Minorities in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Germany: Jews, Gypsies, Poles, Turks and Others. Harlow, England: Longman, 2000. xvi + 288pp. Â£14.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-582-26771-8.
Reviewed by Tobias Brinkmann (Center for Advanced Studies, University of Leipzig, Germany) Published on H-Ethnic (March, 2001)
Clearing up the Jargon
Clearing up the Jargon
Panikos Panayi. An Ethnic History of Europe Since 1945: Nations, States and Minorities. Harlow, England, and New York: Longman, 2000. xiii + 274 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-38134-6.
Reviewed by Rainer Ohliger (Humboldt-UniversitÃƒÂ¤t Berlin) Published on H-Ethnic (March, 2001)
An Essential Contribution to the Study of Ethnic Minorities in Europe?
Philip Perlmutter. Legacy of Hate: A Short History of Ethnic, Religious, and Racial Prejudice in America. Armonk, New York: M.E. Sharpe, 1999. xv + 325 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7656-0406-4.
Reviewed by David M. Reimers (Emeritus, History Department, New York University) Published on H-Ethnic (February, 2001)
Douglas K. Meyer. Making the Heartland Quilt: A Geographical History of Settlement and Migration in Early-Nineteenth-Century Illinois. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2000. xvii + 332 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8093-2289-3.
Reviewed by Timothy G. Anderson (Ohio University) Published on H-Ethnic (February, 2001)
Colin G. Calloway. New Worlds For All: Indians, Europeans and the Remaking of Early America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997. xxi + 229 pp. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8018-5959-5.
Reviewed by Philip A. Korth (Michigan State University) Published on H-Ethnic (April, 1998)
George A. Kourvetaris. Studies on Greek Americans. New York: Columbia University Press, 1997. x + 282 p. $42.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-88033-377-1.
Reviewed by K. S. Brown (University of Wales-Lampeter) Published on H-Ethnic (March, 1998)
Andrew J. Wilson. Irish America and the Ulster Conflict. Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 1995. xi + 322. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8132-0835-0.
Reviewed by Niall O. Dochartaigh (National University of Ireland-Galway) Published on H-Ethnic (December, 1997)
Miguel Barnet. Biography of a Runaway Slave. Willimantic, Conn.: Curbstone Press, 1994. 217 pp. $11.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-880684-18-4.
Reviewed by Dale T. Graden (University of Idaho) Published on H-Ethnic (October, 1996)
Miguel Barnet's Biography of a Runaway Slave: Testimonial Literature as History
Gerald M. Sider. Lumbee Indian Histories: Race, Ethnicity and Indian Identity in the Southern United States. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1993. xxvi + 309 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-46669-1; $18.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-42045-7.
Reviewed by Wallace Genser (University of Michigan) Published on H-Ethnic (May, 1996)
The Politics of Indian Identity
Shawn Lay. Hooded Knights on the Niagara: The Ku Klux Klan in Buffalo, New York. New York: New York University Press, 1995. xiv + 198 pp. $23.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-5102-2; $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-5101-5.
Reviewed by Robert J. Kolesar (History Department, John Carroll University) Published on H-Ethnic (April, 1996)