Reviews

Author: 
Tom Pendergast
Reviewer: 
Barbara Smith Corrales

Corrales on Pendergast, 'Creating the Modern Man: American Magazines and Consumer Culture, 1900-1950'


Tom Pendergast. Creating the Modern Man: American Magazines and Consumer Culture, 1900-1950. Columbia, Mo., and London: University of Missouri Press, 2002.  xi + 289 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-1280-1.

Reviewed by Barbara Smith Corrales (University of Louisiana at Lafayette)
Published on Jhistory (January, 2003)

Author: 
William M. Hammond
Reviewer: 
Jim Eggensperger

Eggensperger on Hammond, 'Reporting Vietnam: Media and Military at War'


William M. Hammond. Reporting Vietnam: Media and Military at War. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1998. xi + 362 pp. $34.95. (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0911-6.

Reviewed by Jim Eggensperger (Iona College)
Published on Jhistory (January, 2003)

Author: 
Eric Hopkins
Reviewer: 
Dafnah Staruss

Staruss on Hopkins, 'Charles Masterman (1873-1927), Politician and Journalist: The Splendid Failure'


Eric Hopkins. Charles Masterman (1873-1927), Politician and Journalist: The Splendid Failure. Lewiston, NY: The Edward Mellen Press, 1999. x + 300 pp. $119.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7734-7986-9.

Reviewed by Dafnah Staruss (Israel)
Published on Jhistory (November, 2002)

On Politics and Journalism: The Splendid Failure

On Politics and Journalism: The Splendid Failure

Author: 
Ronald N. Jacobs
Reviewer: 
Jim Leonhirth

Leonhirth on Jacobs, 'Race, Media and the Crisis of Society: From Watts to Rodney King'


Ronald N. Jacobs. Race, Media and the Crisis of Society: From Watts to Rodney King. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. xii + 189 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-62578-4.

Reviewed by Jim Leonhirth (GovITPost, Nashville)
Published on Jhistory (November, 2002)

Author: 
Lisa Duggan
Reviewer: 
Barbara M. Freeman

Freeman on Duggan, 'Sapphic Slashers: Sex, Violence and American Modernity'


Lisa Duggan. Sapphic Slashers: Sex, Violence and American Modernity. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2000. 310 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-2617-5.

Reviewed by Barbara M. Freeman (Carleton University)
Published on Jhistory (August, 2002)

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