Reviews

Author: 
Gabriel Rockhill
Reviewer: 
Pavel Lembersky

Lembersky on Rockhill, 'Radical History and the Politics of Art'


Gabriel Rockhill. Radical History and the Politics of Art. New Directions in Critical Theory Series. New York: Columbia University Press, 2014. 288 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-15201-3; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-15200-6; $27.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-231-52778-1.

Reviewed by Pavel Lembersky
Published on H-Socialisms (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Art and Politics: Beyond the Binary

Author: 
Grace G. Roosevelt
Reviewer: 
Steven Diner

Diner on Roosevelt, 'Creating a College That Works: Audrey Cohen and Metropolitan College of New York'


Grace G. Roosevelt. Creating a College That Works: Audrey Cohen and Metropolitan College of New York. Albany: SUNY Press, 2015. 364 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-5588-4.

Reviewed by Steven Diner
Published on H-Socialisms (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Education That Works

Author: 
Craufurd D. W. Goodwin
Reviewer: 
John Graham

Graham on Goodwin, 'Walter Lippmann: Public Economist'


Craufurd D. W. Goodwin. Walter Lippmann: Public Economist. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2014. 424 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-36813-2.

Reviewed by John Graham
Published on H-Socialisms (March, 2015)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Bringing Keynes to America and Economics to the Masses: Walter Lippmann, Economic Journalist

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

Author: 
Christa Spreizer, ed.
Reviewer: 
Maria González Gorosarri

González Gorosarri on Spreizer, 'Discovering Women's History: German-Speaking Journalists (1900-1950)'


Christa Spreizer, ed. Discovering Women's History: German-Speaking Journalists (1900-1950). Women in German Literature Series. Oxford: Peter Lang, 2014. 416 pp. $89.95 (paper), ISBN 978-3-0343-0747-5.

Reviewed by Maria González Gorosarri
Published on H-Socialisms (February, 2015)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Uncovering Written Memories

Author: 
Ilan Stavans
Reviewer: 
Ryan D. Purcell

Purcell on Stavans, 'A Most Imperfect Union: A Contrarian History of the United States'


Ilan Stavans. A Most Imperfect Union: A Contrarian History of the United States. Illustrated by Lalo Alcaraz. New York: Basic Books, 2014. Illustrations. 288 pp. $26.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-03669-1.

Reviewed by Ryan D. Purcell (Law Street Media (TM) @RyanDPurcell)
Published on H-Socialisms (February, 2015)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

United States through the Looking Glass

Author: 
Michael Newton
Reviewer: 
Peter St. Clair

St. Clair on Newton, 'White Robes and Burning Crosses: A History of the Ku Klux Klan from 1866'


Michael Newton. White Robes and Burning Crosses: A History of the Ku Klux Klan from 1866. Jefferson: McFarland, 2014. 300 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7774-6.

Reviewed by Peter St. Clair
Published on H-Socialisms (February, 2015)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

America's Terrorist Heritage

Author: 
Stephen Eric Bronner
Reviewer: 
Sean Sayers

Sayers on Bronner, 'Modernism at the Barricades: Aesthetics, Politics, Utopia'


Stephen Eric Bronner. Modernism at the Barricades: Aesthetics, Politics, Utopia. New York: Columbia University Press, 2012. 216 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-15822-0; $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-15823-7.

Reviewed by Sean Sayers
Published on H-Socialisms (January, 2015)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

The Politics of Modernism

Author: 
Roger L. Geiger
Reviewer: 
Steven Diner

Diner on Geiger, 'The History of American Higher Education: Learning and Culture from the Founding to World War II'


Roger L. Geiger. The History of American Higher Education: Learning and Culture from the Founding to World War II. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014. 584 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-14939-4.

Reviewed by Steven Diner
Published on H-Socialisms (January, 2015)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

A Historical Survey of American Higher Education

Author: 
Naomi Klein
Reviewer: 
Erik Phillips-Nania

Phillips-Nania on Klein, 'This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate'


Naomi Klein. This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2014. 576 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4516-9738-4.

Reviewed by Erik Phillips-Nania
Published on H-Socialisms (January, 2015)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Capitalism and the Climate

Author: 
Kaeten Mistry
Reviewer: 
Andrew N. Buchanan

Buchanan on Kaeten Mistry, 'The United States, Italy and the Origins of Cold War: Waging Political Warfare, 1945–1950'


Kaeten Mistry. The United States, Italy and the Origins of Cold War: Waging Political Warfare, 1945–1950. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. 308 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-03508-9.

Reviewed by Andrew N. Buchanan
Published on H-Socialisms (December, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Postwar Political Warfare in Italy

Author: 
Peter Dauvergne, Genevieve LeBaron
Reviewer: 
Timothy S. Brown

Brown on Dauvergne and LeBaron, 'Protest Inc: The Corporatization of Activism'


Peter Dauvergne, Genevieve LeBaron. Protest Inc: The Corporatization of Activism. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2014. 200 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7456-6948-9.

Reviewed by Timothy S. Brown (Northeastern University)
Published on H-Socialisms (December, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

The Corporatization of Protest

Author: 
Kimberly A. Weir
Reviewer: 
Erik Phillips-Nania

Phillips-Nania on Weir, 'From Jicama to Jackfruit: The Global Political Economy of Food'


Kimberly A. Weir. From Jicama to Jackfruit: The Global Political Economy of Food. International Studies Intensives Series. Boulder: Paradigm Publishers, 2014. 222 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-59451-931-4; $143.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-59451-930-7.

Reviewed by Erik Phillips-Nania
Published on H-Socialisms (December, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

The Failure of Industrialized Food

Author: 
Agustin Guillamon
Reviewer: 
Jorge Valadas

Valadas on Guillamon, 'Ready for Revolution: The CNT Defense Committees in Barcelona, 1933-1938.'


Agustin Guillamon. Ready for Revolution: The CNT Defense Committees in Barcelona, 1933-1938. Translated by Paul Sharkey. Oakland: AK Press, 2014. 260 pp. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84935-142-3.

Reviewed by Jorge Valadas
Published on H-Socialisms (December, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

CNT Defense Committees

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