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Author: 
Anna von der Goltz, Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Ryan Glauser

Glauser on Goltz and Waldschmidt-Nelson, 'Inventing the Silent Majority in Western Europe and the United States: Conservatism in the 1960s and 1970s'


Anna von der Goltz, Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson, eds. Inventing the Silent Majority in Western Europe and the United States: Conservatism in the 1960s and 1970s. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. xiii + 412 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-16542-7.

Reviewed by Ryan Glauser (Freie Universität Berlin)
Published on H-Socialisms (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Author: 
Enzo Traverso
Reviewer: 
Sean Cashbaugh

Cashbaugh on Traverso, 'Left-Wing Melancholia: Marxism, History, and Memory'


Enzo Traverso. Left-Wing Melancholia: Marxism, History, and Memory. New York: Columbia University Press, 2017. 312 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-17942-3.

Reviewed by Sean Cashbaugh (Stevens Institute of Technology)
Published on H-Socialisms (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=49069

Author: 
Paul Schor
Reviewer: 
John Graham

Graham on Schor, 'Counting Americans: How the US Census Classified the Nation'


Paul Schor. Counting Americans: How the US Census Classified the Nation. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 376 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-991785-3.

Reviewed by John Graham (Rutgers University at Newark)
Published on H-Socialisms (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50209

Author: 
Dave Dictor
Reviewer: 
Jake Slovis

Slovis on Dictor, 'MDC: Memoir from a Damaged Civilization: Stories of Punk, Fear, and Redemption'


Dave Dictor. MDC: Memoir from a Damaged Civilization: Stories of Punk, Fear, and Redemption. San Francisco: Manic D Press, 2016. 192 pp. $15.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-933149-98-1.

Reviewed by Jake Slovis (Rutgers University at Newark)
Published on H-Socialisms (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50298

Author: 
Richard Reeves
Reviewer: 
Julia Schwenkenberg

Schwenkenberg on Reeves, 'Dream Hoarders: How the American Upper Middle Class Is Leaving Everyone Else in the Dust, Why That Is a Problem, and What to Do about It'


Richard Reeves. Dream Hoarders: How the American Upper Middle Class Is Leaving Everyone Else in the Dust, Why That Is a Problem, and What to Do about It. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2017. 240 pp. $24.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8157-2912-9.

Reviewed by Julia Schwenkenberg (Rutgers University at Newark)
Published on H-Socialisms (November, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

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