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Recent Content

Author: 
Suisheng Zhao
Reviewer: 
Thomas Mullaney

Mullaney on Zhao, 'A Nation-State by Construction: Dynamics of Modern Chinese Nationalism'


Suisheng Zhao. A Nation-State by Construction: Dynamics of Modern Chinese Nationalism. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2004. xiii + 355 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-5001-1; $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-4897-1.

Reviewed by Thomas Mullaney (Department of History, Stanford University)
Published on H-Nationalism (January, 2007)

Author: 
Nancy P. Appelbaum, Anne S. Macpherson, Karin Alejandra Rosemblatt, eds.
Reviewer: 
Eric W. Rose

Rose on Appelbaum and Macpherson and Rosemblatt, 'Race and Nation in Modern Latin America'


Nancy P. Appelbaum, Anne S. Macpherson, Karin Alejandra Rosemblatt, eds. Race and Nation in Modern Latin America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003. xvi + 329 pp. ISBN 978-0-8078-5441-9.

Reviewed by Eric W. Rose (Department of History, University of South Carolina)
Published on H-Nationalism (November, 2006)

Author: 
Philip Spencer, Howard Wollman, eds.
Reviewer: 
Matthew Hayday

Hayday on Spencer and Wollman, 'Nations and Nationalism: A Reader'


Philip Spencer, Howard Wollman, eds. Nations and Nationalism: A Reader. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2005. ix + 364 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8135-3626-2.

Reviewed by Matthew Hayday (Centre for Canadian Studies, Mount Allison University)
Published on H-Nationalism (October, 2006)

A Provocative Collection, but of Limited Use for the Classroom

Author: 
Wolf Lepenies
Reviewer: 
Anna Manchin

Manchin on Lepenies, 'The Seduction of Culture in German History'


Wolf Lepenies. The Seduction of Culture in German History. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006. 270 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-12131-4.

Reviewed by Anna Manchin (Department of History, Brown University)
Published on H-Nationalism (October, 2006)

The Life and Politics of an Idea

Author: 
Maya Shatzmiller, ed.
Reviewer: 
Karen M. Kern

Kern on Shatzmiller, 'Nationalism and Minority Identities in Islamic Societies'


Maya Shatzmiller, ed. Nationalism and Minority Identities in Islamic Societies. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2005. xiii + 346 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-2847-5; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-2848-2.

Reviewed by Karen M. Kern (Assistant Professor, Department of History, Hunter College, City University of New York)
Published on H-Nationalism (September, 2006)

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