Reviews

Author: 
Andrew J. Wilson
Reviewer: 
Niall O. Dochartaigh

Dochartaigh on Wilson, 'Irish America and the Ulster Conflict'

Andrew J. Wilson. Irish America and the Ulster Conflict. Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 1995. xi + 322. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8132-0835-0.

Reviewed by Niall O. Dochartaigh (National University of Ireland-Galway) Published on H-Ethnic (December, 1997)

Author: 
Miguel Barnet
Reviewer: 
Dale T. Graden

Graden on Barnet, 'Biography of a Runaway Slave'

Miguel Barnet. Biography of a Runaway Slave. Willimantic, Conn.: Curbstone Press, 1994. 217 pp. $11.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-880684-18-4.

Reviewed by Dale T. Graden (University of Idaho) Published on H-Ethnic (October, 1996)

Miguel Barnet's Biography of a Runaway Slave: Testimonial Literature as History

Author: 
Gerald M. Sider
Reviewer: 
Wallace Genser

Genser on Sider, 'Lumbee Indian Histories: Race, Ethnicity and Indian Identity in the Southern United States'

Gerald M. Sider. Lumbee Indian Histories: Race, Ethnicity and Indian Identity in the Southern United States. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1993. xxvi + 309 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-46669-1; $18.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-42045-7.

Reviewed by Wallace Genser (University of Michigan) Published on H-Ethnic (May, 1996)

The Politics of Indian Identity

Author: 
Shawn Lay
Reviewer: 
Robert J. Kolesar

Kolesar on Lay, 'Hooded Knights on the Niagara: The Ku Klux Klan in Buffalo, New York'

Shawn Lay. Hooded Knights on the Niagara: The Ku Klux Klan in Buffalo, New York. New York: New York University Press, 1995. xiv + 198 pp. $23.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-5102-2; $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-5101-5.

Reviewed by Robert J. Kolesar (History Department, John Carroll University) Published on H-Ethnic (April, 1996)

Author: 
Gerard Chaliand, Jean-Pierre Rageau
Reviewer: 
John Radzilowski

Radzilowski on Chaliand and Rageau, 'The Penguin Atlas of Diasporas'

Gerard Chaliand, Jean-Pierre Rageau. The Penguin Atlas of Diasporas. New York: Viking, 1995. xxi + 183 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-670-85439-4.

Reviewed by John Radzilowski (Arizona State University) Published on H-Ethnic (February, 1996)

Author: 
Judy Yung
Reviewer: 
Mae M. Ngai

Ngai on Yung, 'Unbound Feet: A Social History of Chinese Women in San Francisco'

Judy Yung. Unbound Feet: A Social History of Chinese Women in San Francisco. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. xiv + 395 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-08866-5; $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-08867-2.

Reviewed by Mae M. Ngai (Columbia University) Published on H-Ethnic (January, 1996)

Wang Ah So and Her Daughters

Author: 
Paul Avrich
Reviewer: 
Charles A. Zappia

Zappia on Avrich, 'Anarchist Voices: An Oral History of Anarchism in America'

Paul Avrich. Anarchist Voices: An Oral History of Anarchism in America. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1995. xiii + 574 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-03412-6.

Reviewed by Charles A. Zappia (San Diego Mesa College ) Published on H-Ethnic (January, 1996)

Memories of American Anarchism

Author: 
Donna R. Gabaccia
Reviewer: 
Linda Schelbitzki Pickle

Pickle on Gabaccia, 'From the Other Side: Women, Gender, and Immigrant Life in the U.S., 1820-1990'

Donna R. Gabaccia. From the Other Side: Women, Gender, and Immigrant Life in the U.S., 1820-1990. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1994. 192 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-32529-7; $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-20904-7.

Reviewed by Linda Schelbitzki Pickle (Westminster College, Missouri) Published on H-Ethnic (January, 1996)

Author: 
Bennett M. Berger
Reviewer: 
Bill Mullen

Mullen on Berger, 'An Essay on Culture: Symbolic Structure and Social Structure'

Bennett M. Berger. An Essay on Culture: Symbolic Structure and Social Structure. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. . $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-20016-6; $18.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-20017-3.

Reviewed by Bill Mullen (Youngstown State University) Published on H-Ethnic (August, 1995)

Author: 
D. G. Kirby
Reviewer: 
Steven T. Duke

Duke on Kirby, 'The Baltic World 1772-1993: Europe's Northern Periphery in an Age of Change'

D. G. Kirby. The Baltic World 1772-1993: Europe's Northern Periphery in an Age of Change. London: Longman, 1995. . $73.25 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-00408-5; $56.00 (textbook), ISBN 978-0-582-00409-2.

Reviewed by Steven T. Duke (Department of History, Brigham Young University) Published on H-Ethnic (July, 1995)

Author: 
Jeff Lesser
Reviewer: 
Jonathan D. Sarna

Sarna on Lesser, 'Welcoming the Undesirables: Brazil and the Jewish Question'

Jeff Lesser. Welcoming the Undesirables: Brazil and the Jewish Question. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. . $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-08412-4; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-08413-1.

Reviewed by Jonathan D. Sarna (Brandeis University) Published on H-Ethnic (June, 1995)

Author: 
Patrick Ireland
Reviewer: 
David Beriss

Beriss on Ireland, 'Policy Challenge of Ethnic Diversity: Immigrant Politics in France and Switzerland'

Patrick Ireland. Policy Challenge of Ethnic Diversity: Immigrant Politics in France and Switzerland. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1994. xiv + 327 pp. $52.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-68375-4.

Reviewed by David Beriss (University of Southern California) Published on H-Ethnic (March, 1995)

Author: 
Mitchell Duneier
Reviewer: 
Raymond Albert

Albert on Duneier, 'Slim's Table: Race, Respectability, and Masculinity'

Mitchell Duneier. Slim's Table: Race, Respectability, and Masculinity. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992. 192 pp. $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-17030-5.

Reviewed by Raymond Albert (Associate Professor and Director, Law and Social Policy Program, Bryn Mawr College) Published on H-Ethnic (March, 1994)

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