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Recent Content

Author: 
Tryfon Bampilis
Reviewer: 
Yuson Jung

Jung on Bampilis, 'Greek Whisky: The Localization of a Global Commodity'


Tryfon Bampilis. Greek Whisky: The Localization of a Global Commodity. New York: Berghahn Books, 2013. xvii + 228 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-85745-877-3; ISBN 978-0-85745-878-0.

Reviewed by Yuson Jung (Wayne State University)
Published on H-SAE (March, 2014)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

A Greek Fetish? The Social Life of Whisky

Author: 
Leonidas Donskis
Reviewer: 
Jonathan L. Larson

Larson on Donskis, 'Yet Another Europe after 1984: Rethinking Milan Kundera and the Idea of Central Europe'


Leonidas Donskis. Yet Another Europe after 1984: Rethinking Milan Kundera and the Idea of Central Europe. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2012. x + 223 pp. $65.00 (paper), ISBN 978-90-420-3543-0.

Reviewed by Jonathan L. Larson (Grinnell College)
Published on H-SAE (February, 2014)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Translating Central Europe and the Anthropology of Europe

Author: 
Jonathan L. Larson
Reviewer: 
Heidi Bludau

Bludau on Larson, 'Critical Thinking in Slovakia after Socialism'


Jonathan L. Larson. Critical Thinking in Slovakia after Socialism. Rochester Studies in East and Central Europe Series. Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2013. 248 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-58046-437-6.

Reviewed by Heidi Bludau (Monmouth University)
Published on H-SAE (February, 2014)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Rethinking Revolution and Critical Thinking in Postsocialism

Author: 
Andrew Deruchie
Reviewer: 
Nick Poulakis

Poulakis on Deruchie, 'The French Symphony at the Fin de Siècle: Style, Culture, and the Symphonic Tradition'


Andrew Deruchie. The French Symphony at the Fin de Siècle: Style, Culture, and the Symphonic Tradition. Eastman Studies in Music Series. Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2013. viii + 294 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-58046-382-9.

Reviewed by Nick Poulakis (University of Athens)
Published on H-SAE (February, 2014)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Music, Culture, and the History of the Modern French Symphony

Author: 
Jerome I. Hodos
Reviewer: 
Gary W. McDonogh

McDonogh on Hodos, 'Second Cities: Globalization and Local Politics in Manchester and Philadelphia'


Jerome I. Hodos. Second Cities: Globalization and Local Politics in Manchester and Philadelphia. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2011. Illustrations. xiii + 246 pp. $69.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4399-0231-8; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4399-0232-5.

Reviewed by Gary W. McDonogh (Professor, Growth and Structure of Cities, Bryn Mawr College)
Published on H-SAE (December, 2013)
Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

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