H-POL is dedicated to enhancing scholarly communication on the history of politics, with a special interest in the history of politics in the United States.

Recent Content

Author: 
Gareth Davies
Reviewer: 
Boris DeWiel

DeWiel on Davies, 'From Opportunity to Entitlement: The Transformation and Decline of Great Society Liberalism'

Gareth Davies. From Opportunity to Entitlement: The Transformation and Decline of Great Society Liberalism. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1996. xii + 320 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0757-0.

Reviewed by Boris DeWiel (University of Calgary) Published on H-Pol (July, 1997)

Welfare Reform and the Liberal Tradition in America

Author: 
Charles W. Eagles, ed.
Reviewer: 
Christopher M. Scribner

Scribner on Eagles, 'Is There a Southern Political Tradition?: Essays and Commentaries'

Charles W. Eagles, ed. Is There a Southern Political Tradition?: Essays and Commentaries. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1996. xiii + 242 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87805-851-8; $48.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87805-850-1.

Reviewed by Christopher M. Scribner (Tennessee State University) Published on H-Pol (July, 1997)

The Meaning of Southern Politics From Calhoun to Clinton

Author: 
John S. Jackson, III, William Crotty
Reviewer: 
Diane J. Heith

Heith on Jackson and Crotty, 'The Politics of Presidential Selection'

John S. Jackson, III, William Crotty. The Politics of Presidential Selection. New York: HarperCollins, 1996. xi + 243 pp. $21.52 (paper), ISBN 978-0-673-99627-5.

Reviewed by Diane J. Heith (Brown University) Published on H-Pol (July, 1997)

The Presidential Election Game

Author: 
Louis DeSipio
Reviewer: 
Jurgen Buchenau

Buchenau on DeSipio, 'Counting on the Latino Vote: Latinos as a New Electorate'

Louis DeSipio. Counting on the Latino Vote: Latinos as a New Electorate. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1996. xii + 221 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-1660-6.

Reviewed by Jurgen Buchenau (University of Southern Mississippi) Published on H-Pol (July, 1997)

Author: 
Frederick M. Binder, David M. Reimers
Reviewer: 
Ed Hatton

Hatton on Binder and Reimers, 'All the Nations under Heaven: An Ethnic and Racial History of New York City'

Frederick M. Binder, David M. Reimers. All the Nations under Heaven: An Ethnic and Racial History of New York City. New York: Columbia University Press, 1995. xii + 353 pp. $28.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-07879-5; $83.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-07878-8.

Reviewed by Ed Hatton (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Pol (July, 1997)

City of Immigrants

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