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Recent Content

Author: 
Elizabeth Anne Davis
Reviewer: 
Noelle Mole

Mole on Davis, 'Bad Souls: Madness and Responsibility in Modern Greece'

Elizabeth Anne Davis. Bad Souls: Madness and Responsibility in Modern Greece. Durham: Duke University Press, 2012. x + 331 pp. $94.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-5093-4; $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-5106-1.

Reviewed by Noelle Mole (NYU) Published on H-SAE (February, 2013) Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

The Ethical Onus of Psychiatric Care

Author: 
Gunnar Skirbekk
Reviewer: 
Laurie McIntosh

McIntosh on Skirbekk, 'Multiple Modernities: A Tale of Scandinavian Experiences'

Gunnar Skirbekk. Multiple Modernities: A Tale of Scandinavian Experiences. Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 2011. 221 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-962-996-487-0.

Reviewed by Laurie McIntosh (Duke University) Published on H-SAE (February, 2013) Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Genealogies of Modernity: Tracing the "Scandinavian Model" from the Past to the Present

Author: 
Aldis Purs
Reviewer: 
Elo-Hanna Seljamaa

Seljamaa on Purs, 'Baltic Facades: Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania since 1945'

Aldis Purs. Baltic Facades: Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania since 1945. Contemporary Worlds Series. London: Reaktion, 2012. Maps. 203 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-86189-896-8.

Reviewed by Elo-Hanna Seljamaa (University of Tartu) Published on H-SAE (February, 2013) Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

Deconstructing and Constructing the Baltic

Author: 
Tova Höjdestrand
Reviewer: 
Ayse Akalin

Akalin on Höjdestrand, 'Needed by Nobody: Homelessness and Humanness in Post-Socialist Russia'

Tova Höjdestrand. Needed by Nobody: Homelessness and Humanness in Post-Socialist Russia. Culture and Society after Socialism Series. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2009. ix + 231 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-4701-3; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8014-7593-1.

Reviewed by Ayse Akalin Published on H-SAE (January, 2013) Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Karen Oslund
Reviewer: 
Kai Heidemann

Heidemann on Oslund, 'Iceland Imagined: Nature, Culture, and Storytelling in the North Atlantic'

Karen Oslund. Iceland Imagined: Nature, Culture, and Storytelling in the North Atlantic. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2011. xvi + 260 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-99083-5.

Reviewed by Kai Heidemann (Christopher Newport University) Published on H-SAE (December, 2012) Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

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