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: 
Laurence F. Jones, Edward C. Olsen
Reviewer: 
Brian S. Vargus

Vargus on Jones and Olsen, 'Political Science Research: A Handbook of Scope and Method'


Laurence F. Jones, Edward C. Olsen. Political Science Research: A Handbook of Scope and Method. New York: HarperCollins, 1996. xii + 433 pp. $39.83 (paper), ISBN 978-0-06-501637-6.

Reviewed by Brian S. Vargus (Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis)
Published on H-Pol (February, 1997)

Not Just Another Methods Book

Author: 
John K. Wilson
Reviewer: 
Stephen Minicucci

Minicucci on Wilson, 'The Myth of Political Correctness: The Conservative Attack on Higher Education'


John K. Wilson. The Myth of Political Correctness: The Conservative Attack on Higher Education. Durham: Duke University Press, 1995. 220 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-1713-5; $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-1703-6.

Reviewed by Stephen Minicucci (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Published on H-Pol (February, 1997)

Author: 
Paul Bourke, Donald Debats
Reviewer: 
Michael Chesson

Chesson on Bourke and Debats, 'Washington County: Politics and Community in Antebellum America'


Paul Bourke, Donald Debats. Washington County: Politics and Community in Antebellum America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. xvii + 407 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-4950-3; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8018-5946-5.

Reviewed by Michael Chesson (Department of History, University of Massachusetts-Boston)
Published on H-Pol (February, 1997)

Author: 
Michael Kimmel
Reviewer: 
Laurel Furumota

Furumota on Kimmel, 'Manhood in America: A Cultural History'


Michael Kimmel. Manhood in America: A Cultural History. New York: The Free Press, 1996. xiii + 544 pp. $30.00 US (cloth), ISBN 978-0-02-874067-6; $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-684-83712-3.

Reviewed by Laurel Furumota (Wellesley College)
Published on H-Pol (October, 1996)

Author: 
William E. Connolly
Reviewer: 
Deborah J. Cahalen

Cahalen on Connolly, 'The Ethos of Pluralization'


William E. Connolly. The Ethos of Pluralization. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1995. xxx + 243 pp. $24.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-2669-4; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-2668-7.

Reviewed by Deborah J. Cahalen (Department of Anthropology, SUNY Binghamton)
Published on H-Pol (October, 1996)

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