Reviews

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

Author: 
Hunter Bivens
Reviewer: 
Axel Fair-Schulz

Fair-Schulz on Bivens, 'Epic and Exile: Novels of the German Popular Front, 1933-1945'


Hunter Bivens. Epic and Exile: Novels of the German Popular Front, 1933-1945. FlashPoints Series. Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 2015. 344 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8101-3148-4.

Reviewed by Axel Fair-Schulz (SUNY-Potsdam)
Published on H-Socialisms (September, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Popular Front Fiction

Author: 
Patricia Melzer
Reviewer: 
David Spreen

Spreen on Melzer, 'Death in the Shape of a Young Girl: Women's Political Violence in the Red Army Faction'


Patricia Melzer. Death in the Shape of a Young Girl: Women's Political Violence in the Red Army Faction. New York: New York University Press, 2015. 352 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4798-6407-2.

Reviewed by David Spreen (University of Michigan at Ann Arbor)
Published on H-Socialisms (September, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Women, Violence, and the Subject of Feminism

Author: 
Peter Drucker
Reviewer: 
Michelle E. O'Brien

O'Brien on Drucker, 'Warped: Gay Normality and Queer Anti-Capitalism'


Peter Drucker. Warped: Gay Normality and Queer Anti-Capitalism. Chicago: Haymarket Books, 2015. 446 pp. $36.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60846-636-8.

Reviewed by Michelle E. O'Brien (New York University, Department of Sociology)
Published on H-Socialisms (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Queer in the Eras of Capital

Author: 
Robert Heynen
Reviewer: 
William Smaldone

Smaldone on Heynen, 'Degeneration and Revolution: Radical Cultural Politics and the Body in Weimar Germany'


Robert Heynen. Degeneration and Revolution: Radical Cultural Politics and the Body in Weimar Germany. New York: Haymarket Books, 2015. 678 pp. $50.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60846-637-5.

Reviewed by William Smaldone (Willamette University)
Published on H-Socialisms (July, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Left Cultural Politics in Weimar

Author: 
Gaurav Desai
Reviewer: 
Deeptanil Ray

Ray on Desai, 'Commerce with the Universe: Africa, India, and the Afrasian Imagination'


Gaurav Desai. Commerce with the Universe: Africa, India, and the Afrasian Imagination. New York: Columbia University Press, 2013. 352 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-16454-2.

Reviewed by Deeptanil Ray (Sree Chaitanya College, West Bengal)
Published on H-Socialisms (July, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Commerce and Imagination

Author: 
Jason Garner
Reviewer: 
Nicolas Lepine

Lepine on Garner, 'Goals and Means: Anarchism, Syndicalism, and Internationalism in the Origins of the Federación Anarquista Ibérica'


Jason Garner. Goals and Means: Anarchism, Syndicalism, and Internationalism in the Origins of the Federación Anarquista Ibérica. Oakland: AK Press, 2016. 384 pp. $19.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84935-225-3.

Reviewed by Nicolas Lepine (Lakehead University)
Published on H-Socialisms (July, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

The FAI in Spain

Author: 
Bahru Zewde
Reviewer: 
Eric Burton

Burton on Zewde, 'The Quest for Socialist Utopia: The Ethiopian Student Movement, c. 1960-1974'


Bahru Zewde. The Quest for Socialist Utopia: The Ethiopian Student Movement, c. 1960-1974. Eastern Africa Series. Oxford: James Currey Ltd., 2014. 317 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84701-085-8.

Reviewed by Eric Burton (Universität Wien)
Published on H-Socialisms (July, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Socialist Students in Ethiopia

Author: 
Debjani Das
Reviewer: 
Faisal Chaudhry

Chaudhry on Das, 'Houses of Madness: Insanity and Asylums of Bengal in Nineteenth-Century India'


Debjani Das. Houses of Madness: Insanity and Asylums of Bengal in Nineteenth-Century India. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 304 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-945887-5.

Reviewed by Faisal Chaudhry (University of Arizona)
Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Madness in Bengal

Author: 
Anatole Dolgoff
Reviewer: 
Sean Cashbaugh

Cashbaugh on Dolgoff, 'Left of the Left: My Memories of Sam Dolgoff'


Anatole Dolgoff. Left of the Left: My Memories of Sam Dolgoff. Chico: AK Press, 2016. 400 pp. $22.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84935-248-2.

Reviewed by Sean Cashbaugh (University of Texas at Austin)
Published on H-Socialisms (February, 2017)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Anarchist Memoirs

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