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Author: 
Jason M. Stahl
Reviewer: 
David Stebenne

Stebenne on Stahl, 'Right Moves: The Conservative Think Tank in American Political Culture since 1945'


Jason M. Stahl. Right Moves: The Conservative Think Tank in American Political Culture since 1945. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. xii + 248 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-2788-5.

Reviewed by David Stebenne (The Ohio State University)
Published on H-FedHist (November, 2017)
Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann

Call for Proposals THOMAS JEFFERSON AND WOMEN Volume 2, No. 1 The Journal of Thomas Jefferson’s Life and Times

Call for Proposals
THOMAS JEFFERSON AND WOMEN
Volume 2, No. 1 The Journal of Thomas Jefferson’s Life and Times

The Journal of Thomas Jefferson’s Life and Times announces a call for proposals for a special issue to be published in 2018 that focuses on Thomas Jefferson and women. We seek original historical research contributions from a variety of perspectives. Particular, unique stories that are intriguing are also welcome.

About the Journal

Call for Book Proposals: Praeger Series in American Political Culture

This series seeks to publish innovative scholarship on American political culture, political development, and political economy from all regions, historical periods, and levels of government.  The guiding theme is exploring how cultural factors (education, family, community, etc.) and economic change (technological innovation, depression, prosperity, market alterations, etc.) intersect with political methods (elections, strategies, laws, policies, institutions, etc.) to shape human actions throughout American history.  While the series exhibits a theme, it is understood broadly to encourage

Author: 
William Knoblauch
Reviewer: 
Anthony Miller

Miller on Knoblauch, 'Nuclear Freeze in a Cold War: The Reagan Administration, Cultural Activism, and the End of the Arms Race'


William Knoblauch. Nuclear Freeze in a Cold War: The Reagan Administration, Cultural Activism, and the End of the Arms Race. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2017. 168 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62534-275-1.

Reviewed by Anthony Miller (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)
Published on H-FedHist (November, 2017)
Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann

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