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Author: 
Robert W. McChesney
Reviewer: 
Donna Halper

Halper on McChesney, 'Rich Media, Poor Democracy: Communication Politics in Dubious Times'

Robert W. McChesney. Rich Media, Poor Democracy: Communication Politics in Dubious Times. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1999. 427 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56584-634-0.

Reviewed by Donna Halper (Journalism Department, Emerson College, Boston, MA ) Published on H-World (January, 2001)

Rich Media, Poor Democracy

Rich Media, Poor Democracy

Author: 
Anthony J. Parel, ed.
Reviewer: 
Eric L. Martin

Martin on Parel, 'Gandhi, Freedom, and Self-Rule'

Anthony J. Parel, ed. Gandhi, Freedom, and Self-Rule. New York and Oxford: Lexington Books, 2000. 176 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7391-0137-7.

Reviewed by Eric L. Martin (Department of History, Salem State College/Northeastern University ) Published on H-World (December, 2000)

Unlocking Gandhi's Worldview

Unlocking Gandhi's Worldview

Author: 
Kenneth Pomeranz
Reviewer: 
Peter C. Perdue

Perdue on Pomeranz, 'The Great Divergence: China, Europe, and the Making of the Modern World Economy'

Kenneth Pomeranz. The Great Divergence: China, Europe, and the Making of the Modern World Economy. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000. x + 382 pp. $20.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-00543-0.

Reviewed by Peter C. Perdue (Department of History, MIT) Published on H-World (August, 2000)

Lucky England, Normal China

Lucky England, Normal China

Author: 
Peter Gran
Reviewer: 
Boris Kagarlitsky

Kagarlitsky on Gran, 'Beyond Eurocentrism: A New View of Modern World History' and Peter Gran, 'Beyond Eurocentrism. A New View of Modern World History'

Peter Gran. Beyond Eurocentrism: A New View of Modern World History. Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 1996. xiii + 440 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8156-2693-0; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8156-2692-3.Peter Gran. Beyond Eurocentrism. A New View of Modern World History. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1996. xii + 440 pp.

Author: 
Fred Dallmayr
Reviewer: 
Adam McKeown

McKeown on Dallmayr, 'Alternative Visions: Paths in the Global Village'

Fred Dallmayr. Alternative Visions: Paths in the Global Village. Lanham, Md: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1998. xii + 307 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-8768-8; $104.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-8767-1.

Reviewed by Adam McKeown (Northeastern University) Published on H-World (May, 2000)

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