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Recent Content

Author: 
Pieter M. Judson, Marsha L. Rozenblit, eds.
Reviewer: 
Christopher J. Fischer

Fischer on Judson and Rozenblit, 'Constructing Nationalities in East Central Europe'

Pieter M. Judson, Marsha L. Rozenblit, eds. Constructing Nationalities in East Central Europe. Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2005. Austrian History, Culture, and Society. xx + 293 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57181-175-2; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57181-176-9.

Reviewed by Christopher J. Fischer (Department of History, Indiana State University) Published on H-Nationalism (September, 2007)

Author: 
Leo Suryadinata
Reviewer: 
David Webster

Webster on Suryadinata, 'Peranakan's Search for National Identity: Biographical Studies of Seven Indonesian Chinese'

Leo Suryadinata. Peranakan's Search for National Identity: Biographical Studies of Seven Indonesian Chinese. Ethnic Studies Series. Singapore: Marshall Cavendish Academic, 2004. xi + 162 pp. $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-981-210-361-1.

Reviewed by David Webster (Department of History, University of Toronto) Published on H-Nationalism (July, 2007)

A Shifting Search for Homelands

Author: 
John Postill
Reviewer: 
Sabina Mihelj

Mihelj on Postill, 'Media and Nation Building: How the Iban Became Malaysian'

John Postill. Media and Nation Building: How the Iban Became Malaysian. Oxford and New York: Berghahn Books, 2006. xiv + 2231 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84545-132-5; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84545-135-6.

Reviewed by Sabina Mihelj (Department of Social Sciences, Loughborough University) Published on H-Nationalism (July, 2007)

What Kind of Nation Building?

Author: 
Jonathan M. Hansen
Reviewer: 
Bryan W. Nicholson

Nicholson on Hansen, 'The Lost Promise of Patriotism: Debating American Identity, 1890-1920'

Jonathan M. Hansen. The Lost Promise of Patriotism: Debating American Identity, 1890-1920. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003. xxii + 255 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-31583-6; $19.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-31584-3.

Reviewed by Bryan W. Nicholson (Department of History, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2007)

Author: 
Nadine Hubbs
Reviewer: 
Kevin Bartig

Bartig on Hubbs, 'The Queer Composition of America's Sound: Gay Modernists, American Music, and National Identity'

Nadine Hubbs. The Queer Composition of America's Sound: Gay Modernists, American Music, and National Identity. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004. xi + 282 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-24185-5; $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-24184-8.

Reviewed by Kevin Bartig (Department of Music, The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill) Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2007)

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