Reviews

Author: 
Louie Dean Valencia-García
Reviewer: 
Kasper E. Braskén

Braskén on Valencia-García, 'Antiauthoritarian Youth Culture in Francoist Spain: Clashing with Fascism'

Louie Dean Valencia-García. Antiauthoritarian Youth Culture in Francoist Spain: Clashing with Fascism. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. Illustrations. 272 pp. $35.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-350-03849-3; $35.95 (pdf), ISBN 978-1-350-03848-6; $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-03847-9.

Reviewed by Kasper E. Braskén (Abo Akademi University) Published on H-Socialisms (July, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Mitchell Abidor
Reviewer: 
Daniel Clarkson Fisher

Fisher on Abidor, 'May Made Me: An Oral History of the 1968 Uprising in France'

Mitchell Abidor. May Made Me: An Oral History of the 1968 Uprising in France. Oakland: AK Press, 2018. 240 pp. $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84935-310-6

Reviewed by Daniel Clarkson Fisher (Ryerson University) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Richard Archer
Reviewer: 
David Rothmund

Rothmund on Archer, 'Jim Crow North: The Struggle for Equal Rights in Antebellum New England'

Richard Archer. Jim Crow North: The Struggle for Equal Rights in Antebellum New England. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. 312 pp. $31.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-067664-3.

Reviewed by David Rothmund (University of Illinois at Chicago) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
David P. Hadley
Reviewer: 
Philip Minehan

Minehan on Hadley, 'The Rising Clamor: The American Press, the Central Intelligence Agency, and the Cold War'

David P. Hadley. The Rising Clamor: The American Press, the Central Intelligence Agency, and the Cold War. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2019. 272 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-7737-3.

Reviewed by Philip Minehan (California State University at Fullerton) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Sean Brady, Mark Seymour, eds.
Reviewer: 
Andrija Filipovic

Filipovic on Brady and Seymour, 'From Sodomy Laws to Same-Sex Marriage: International Perspectives since 1789'

Sean Brady, Mark Seymour, eds. From Sodomy Laws to Same-Sex Marriage: International Perspectives since 1789. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2019. 264 pp. $114.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-02392-5.

Reviewed by Andrija Filipovic (Singidunum University, Belgrade) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Richard J. Evans
Reviewer: 
Wim de Jong

de Jong on Evans, 'Eric Hobsbawm: A Life in History'

Richard J. Evans. Eric Hobsbawm: A Life in History. New York: Oxford University Press, 2019. 800 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-045964-2

Reviewed by Wim de Jong (Open University) Published on H-Socialisms (May, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Wendy Brown
Reviewer: 
Joshua Cohen

Cohen on Brown, 'In the Ruins of Neoliberalism: The Rise of Antidemocratic Politics in the West'

Wendy Brown. In the Ruins of Neoliberalism: The Rise of Antidemocratic Politics in the West. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. viii + 248 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-19384-9; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-19385-6

Author: 
Andrew W. Kahrl
Reviewer: 
Stephen E. Nepa

Nepa on Kahrl, 'Free the Beaches: The Story of Ned Coll and the Battle for America’s Most Exclusive Shoreline'

Andrew W. Kahrl. Free the Beaches: The Story of Ned Coll and the Battle for America’s Most Exclusive Shoreline. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. 376 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21514-4

Reviewed by Stephen E. Nepa (Temple University) Published on H-Socialisms (May, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Anastasia Lakhtikova, Angela Brintlinger, Irina Glushchenko, eds.
Reviewer: 
Iryna Skubii

Skubii on Lakhtikova and Brintlinger and Glushchenko, 'Seasoned Socialism: Gender and Food in Late Soviet Everyday Life'

Anastasia Lakhtikova, Angela Brintlinger, Irina Glushchenko, eds. Seasoned Socialism: Gender and Food in Late Soviet Everyday Life. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2019. Illustrations. xix + 373 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-04096-1; $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-04095-4

Author: 
Tamara Gene Myers
Reviewer: 
Clayton A. Hartjen

Hartjen on Myers, 'Youth Squad: Policing Children in the Twentieth Century'

Tamara Gene Myers. Youth Squad: Policing Children in the Twentieth Century. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2019. xiii + 253 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-5893-9; $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-5892-2.

Reviewed by Clayton A. Hartjen (Rutgers University at Newark) Published on H-Socialisms (April, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Robert Kindler
Reviewer: 
Oleksa Drachewych

Drachewych on Kindler, 'Stalin's Nomads: Power and Famine in Kazakhstan'

Robert Kindler. Stalin's Nomads: Power and Famine in Kazakhstan. Central Eurasia in Context Series. Trans. Cynthia Klohr. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018. Illustrations. 328 pp. $28.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8229-6543-5.

Reviewed by Oleksa Drachewych (University of Guelph) Published on H-Socialisms (April, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Talat Ahmed
Reviewer: 
Pooja Satyogi

Satyogi on Ahmed, 'Mohandas Gandhi: Experiments in Civil Disobedience'

Talat Ahmed. Mohandas Gandhi: Experiments in Civil Disobedience. London: Pluto Press, 2019. xiii + 193 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7453-3429-5.

Reviewed by Pooja Satyogi (Ambedkar University Delhi) Published on H-Socialisms (April, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
John P. Enyeart
Reviewer: 
Michael Dennis

Dennis on Enyeart, 'Death to Fascism: Louis Adamic's Fight for Democracy'

John P. Enyeart. Death to Fascism: Louis Adamic's Fight for Democracy. Working Class in American History Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2019. xii + 216 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08432-4; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04250-8.

Reviewed by Michael Dennis (Acadia University) Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2020) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

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