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CFP: ‘From Civil Rights to the Bailout: Social movements, workers agitation, and left-wing activism in Ireland, 1968-2010’

Call for Papers

‘From Civil Rights to the Bailout: Social movements, workers agitation, and left-wing activism in Ireland, 1968-2010’

Irish Centre for Histories of Labour and Class

NUI Galway

19-20 June 2015

Summer School on Late Socialism (1956-85): The Forgotten Years between Stalinism and Perestroika

Summer School on Late Socialism (1956-85): The Forgotten Years between Stalinism and Perestroika

24-31 July, 2015

The controversies and legacy of the last three decades of the Soviet Union prior to perestroika have not rendered a simple overarching theory.

Author: 
Bernard LaFayette Jr., Kathryn Lee Johnson
Reviewer: 
Timothy Brown

Brown on LaFayette Jr. and Johnson, 'In Peace and Freedom: My Journey in Selma'

Bernard LaFayette Jr., Kathryn Lee Johnson. In Peace and Freedom: My Journey in Selma. Louisville: University Press of Kentucky, 2013. 240 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-4386-6.

Reviewed by Timothy Brown Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2015) Commissioned by Gary Roth

Youth and Mobilization: Creating Change, One Body at a Time

Author: 
James Grehan
Reviewer: 
Bassam Abed

Abed on Grehan, 'Twilight of the Saints: Everyday Religion in Ottoman Syria and Palestine'

James Grehan. Twilight of the Saints: Everyday Religion in Ottoman Syria and Palestine. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 360 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-937303-1.

Reviewed by Bassam Abed (New York University) Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2015) Commissioned by Gary Roth

Religion in Syria and Palestine

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