Reviews

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

Author: 
Alexander Cook, ed.
Reviewer: 
Alex Zukas

Zukas on Cook, 'Mao's Little Red Book: A Global History'


Alexander Cook, ed. Mao's Little Red Book: A Global History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. xvi + 287 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-05722-7; $27.99, ISBN 978-1-107-66564-4.

Reviewed by Alex Zukas
Published on H-Socialisms (November, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Big Deal about a Little Red Book

Author: 
Kyle G. Volk
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Hull

Hull on Volk, 'Moral Minorities and the Making of American Democracy'


Kyle G. Volk. Moral Minorities and the Making of American Democracy. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 312 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-937191-4.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Hull
Published on H-Socialisms (November, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Moral Minorities and Democracy

Author: 
Lev Luis Grinberg
Reviewer: 
Bassam Abed

Abed on Grinberg, 'Mo(ve)ments of Resistance: Politics, Economy and Society in Israel/Palestine, 1931-2013'


Lev Luis Grinberg. Mo(ve)ments of Resistance: Politics, Economy and Society in Israel/Palestine, 1931-2013. Israel: Society, Culture, and History Series. Brighton: Academic Studies Press, 2014. 250 pp. $34.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61811-378-8; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-936235-41-4.

Reviewed by Bassam Abed (New York University)
Published on H-Socialisms (November, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Author: 
Charles E. Cobb Jr
Reviewer: 
Michael Lasher

Lasher on Cobb Jr, 'This Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible'


Charles E. Cobb Jr. This Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible. New York: Basic Books, 2014. 320 pp. $27.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-03310-2; ISBN 978-0-8223-6123-7.

Reviewed by Michael Lasher
Published on H-Socialisms (October, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Nonviolence, Guns, and the Civil Rights Movement

Author: 
Chris Paterson
Reviewer: 
Amy Lucker

Lucker on Chris Paterson, 'War Reporters under Threat: The United States and Media Freedom'


Chris Paterson. War Reporters under Threat: The United States and Media Freedom. London: Pluto Press, 2014. 216 pp. $29.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7453-3417-2; $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7453-3418-9.

Reviewed by Amy Lucker
Published on H-Socialisms (October, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

War and/on Journalists

Author: 
Suzanne M. Schadl Mike Graham de la Rosa
Reviewer: 
Ryan D. Purcell

Purcell on Mike Graham de la Rosa, 'Getting Up for the People: The Visual Revolution of ASAR-OAXACA'


Suzanne M. Schadl Mike Graham de la Rosa. Getting Up for the People: The Visual Revolution of ASAR-OAXACA. Oakland: PM Press, 2014. Illustrations. 111 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60486-960-6.

Reviewed by Ryan D. Purcell (Law Street Media (TM))
Published on H-Socialisms (October, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Visual Revolution

Author: 
William Murphy
Reviewer: 
Nicholas A. Stark

Stark on Murphy, 'Political Imprisonment and the Irish, 1912-1921'


William Murphy. Political Imprisonment and the Irish, 1912-1921. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. xii + 301 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-956907-6.

Reviewed by Nicholas A. Stark (Florida State University)
Published on H-Socialisms (September, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Barring the Path of Revolution: Imprisonment and Irish Independence

Author: 
Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, Martha Merrill Umphrey, eds.
Reviewer: 
Andrew Fair

Fair on Sarat and Douglas and Umphrey, 'Law and the Utopian Imagination'


Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, Martha Merrill Umphrey, eds. Law and the Utopian Imagination. The Amherst Series in Law, Jurisprudence, and Social Thought Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014. 200 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9081-9.

Reviewed by Andrew Fair
Published on H-Socialisms (September, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Law v. Utopia: Are They Mutually Exclusive?

Author: 
Courtney Marie Dowdall, Ryan J. Klotz
Reviewer: 
Erik Phillips-Nania

Phillips-Nania on Dowdall and Klotz, 'Pesticides and Global Health: Understanding Agrochemical Dependence and Investing in Sustainable Solutions'


Courtney Marie Dowdall, Ryan J. Klotz. Pesticides and Global Health: Understanding Agrochemical Dependence and Investing in Sustainable Solutions. Anthropology and Global Public Health Series. Walnut Creek: Left Coast Press, 2013. 148 pp. $89.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61132-304-7; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61132-305-4.

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

Author: 
Jennifer M. Hazen, Dennis Rodgers, eds.
Reviewer: 
Clayton A. Hartjen

Hartjen on Hazen and Rodgers, 'Global Gangs: Street Violence across the World'


Jennifer M. Hazen, Dennis Rodgers, eds. Global Gangs: Street Violence across the World. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2014. 312 pp. $82.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-9147-0; $27.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-9149-4.

Reviewed by Clayton A. Hartjen
Published on H-Socialisms (August, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Gangs Across the Globe

Author: 
Diana Allan
Reviewer: 
Bassam Abed

Abed on Allan, 'Refugees of the Revolution: Experiences of Palestinian Exile'


Diana Allan. Refugees of the Revolution: Experiences of Palestinian Exile. Stanford Studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic Societies and Cultures Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014. 328 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-7491-8; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-7492-5.

Reviewed by Bassam Abed (New York University)
Published on H-Socialisms (August, 2014)
Commissioned by Gary Roth

Refugees of the Revolution

Pages

Subscribe to H-Socialisms: Reviews