Reviews

Author: 
Zachary Kagan Guthrie
Reviewer: 
Immanuel R. Harisch

Harisch on Guthrie, 'Bound for Work: Labor, Mobility, and Colonial Rule in Central Mozambique, 1940-1965'

Zachary Kagan Guthrie. Bound for Work: Labor, Mobility, and Colonial Rule in Central Mozambique, 1940-1965. Reconsiderations in Southern African History Series. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2018. Illustrations. 240 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-4154-7.

Reviewed by Immanuel R. Harisch (University of Vienna, Hofburg) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Jordan Stanger-Ross, ed.
Reviewer: 
Tyler Cline

Cline on Stanger-Ross, 'Landscapes of Injustice: A New Perspective on the Internment and Dispossession of Japanese Canadians'

Jordan Stanger-Ross, ed. Landscapes of Injustice: A New Perspective on the Internment and Dispossession of Japanese Canadians. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2020. 496 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-228-00172-0.

Reviewed by Tyler Cline (University of Florida) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Donny Meertens
Reviewer: 
Amadeus Narbutt

Narbutt on Meertens, 'Elusive Justice: Women, Land Rights, and Colombia's Transition to Peace'

Donny Meertens. Elusive Justice: Women, Land Rights, and Colombia's Transition to Peace. Critical Human Rights Series. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2019. Illustrations. 224 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-32560-2.

Reviewed by Amadeus Narbutt (York University) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
James Tyner
Reviewer: 
Graeme Pente

Pente on Tyner, 'Dead Labor: Toward a Political Economy of Premature Death'

James Tyner. Dead Labor: Toward a Political Economy of Premature Death. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2019. 224 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5179-0363-3.

Reviewed by Graeme Pente (University of Colorado Boulder) Published on H-Socialisms (June, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55988

Author: 
Kris Manjapra
Reviewer: 
Amal Shahid

Shahid on Manjapra, 'Colonialism in Global Perspective'

Kris Manjapra. Colonialism in Global Perspective. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. Illustrations. 290 pp. $24.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-44136-0.

Reviewed by Amal Shahid (The Graduate Institute, Geneva) Published on H-Socialisms (May, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55550

Author: 
Zhu Ping, Zhuoyi Wang, Jason McGrath, eds.
Reviewer: 
Bo Yan

Yan on Ping and Wang and McGrath, 'Maoist Laughter'

Zhu Ping, Zhuoyi Wang, Jason McGrath, eds. Maoist Laughter. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 232 pp. $59.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-988-8528-01-1.

Reviewed by Bo Yan (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore) Published on H-Socialisms (May, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55585

Author: 
Elizabeth Suzanne Kassab
Reviewer: 
Burak Sayim

Sayim on Kassab, 'Enlightenment on the Eve of the Revolution: The Egyptian and Syrian Debates'

Elizabeth Suzanne Kassab. Enlightenment on the Eve of the Revolution: The Egyptian and Syrian Debates. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. 240 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-17633-0.

Reviewed by Burak Sayim (Graduate Institute Geneva) Published on H-Socialisms (May, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Łukasz Stanek
Reviewer: 
Victor Petrov

Petrov on Stanek, 'Architecture in Global Socialism: Eastern Europe, West Africa, and the Middle East in the Cold War'

Łukasz Stanek. Architecture in Global Socialism: Eastern Europe, West Africa, and the Middle East in the Cold War. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2020. Illustrations. 368 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-16870-8

Author: 
Gavin Murray-Miller
Reviewer: 
Benjamin M. Guyer

Guyer on Murray-Miller, 'Revolutionary Europe: Politics, Community and Culture in Transnational Context, 1775-1922'

Gavin Murray-Miller. Revolutionary Europe: Politics, Community and Culture in Transnational Context, 1775-1922. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2020. 351 pp. $30.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-350-01999-7

Reviewed by Benjamin M. Guyer (University of Tennessee at Martin) Published on H-Socialisms (May, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Adrian Williamson
Reviewer: 
Tommaso Milani

Milani on Williamson, 'Europe and the Decline of Social Democracy in Britain'

Adrian Williamson. Europe and the Decline of Social Democracy in Britain. Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2019. 380 pp. $24.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-78744-573-4; $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78327-443-7.

Reviewed by Tommaso Milani (European University Institute) Published on H-Socialisms (April, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Johanna Fernández
Reviewer: 
Chris Wright

Wright on Fernández, 'The Young Lords: A Radical History'

Johanna Fernández. The Young Lords: A Radical History. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020. 480 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5344-0.

Reviewed by Chris Wright (Hunter College, CUNY) Published on H-Socialisms (April, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55947

Author: 
J. W. Mohnhaupt
Reviewer: 
Samantha Clarke

Clarke on Mohnhaupt, 'The Zookeepers' War: An Incredible True Story from the Cold War'

J. W. Mohnhaupt. The Zookeepers' War: An Incredible True Story from the Cold War. Trans. Shelley Frisch. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2019. Illustrations. 261 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5011-8849-7; $17.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5011-8850-3. 

Author: 
Cheryl Misak
Reviewer: 
John Graham

Graham on Misak, 'Frank Ramsey: A Sheer Excess of Powers'

Cheryl Misak. Frank Ramsey: A Sheer Excess of Powers. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020. Illustrations. 464 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-875535-7.

Reviewed by John Graham (Rutgers University at Newark) Published on H-Socialisms (April, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=55876

Author: 
Hilkje Charlotte Hänel
Reviewer: 
Michael Connors Jackman

Connors Jackman on Hänel, 'What Is Rape? Social Theory and Conceptual Analysis'

Hilkje Charlotte Hänel. What Is Rape? Social Theory and Conceptual Analysis. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2019. 320 pp. $147.59 (pdf), ISBN 978-3-8394-4434-4; $100.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8376-4434-0.

Reviewed by Michael Connors Jackman (University of Vienna) Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

Author: 
Hillel David Soifer, Alberto Vergara, eds.
Reviewer: 
Fernando Velasquez Villalba

Velasquez Villalba on Soifer and Vergara, 'Politics after Violence: Legacies of the Shining Path Conflict in Peru'

Hillel David Soifer, Alberto Vergara, eds. Politics after Violence: Legacies of the Shining Path Conflict in Peru. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2019. 392 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4773-1731-0.

Reviewed by Fernando Velasquez Villalba (University of Auckland) Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2021) Commissioned by Gary Roth (Rutgers University - Newark)

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