Reviews

Author: 
Amy C. Schneidhorst
Reviewer: 
Rosalie G. Riegle

Riegle on Amy C. Schneidhorst, 'Building a Just and Secure World: Popular Front Women’s Struggle for Peace and Justice in Chicago during the 1960s'


Amy C. Schneidhorst. Building a Just and Secure World: Popular Front Women’s Struggle for Peace and Justice in Chicago during the 1960s. New York City: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2011. Illustrations. 272 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4411-0972-9; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62356-575-6.

Reviewed by Rosalie G. Riegle (Saginaw Valley University)
Published on H-Peace (April, 2014)
Commissioned by Robert A. Jacobs

Listen and Learn

Author: 
Gail M. Presbey, ed
Reviewer: 
Charles Brown

Brown and Emmer on Presbey, 'Philosophical Perspectives on the "War on Terrorism"'


Gail M. Presbey, ed. Philosophical Perspectives on the "War on Terrorism". Philosophy of Peace Series. Amsterdam and New York: Rodopi, 2007. 511 pp. $135.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-420-2196-9.

Reviewed by Charles Brown (Emporia State University) and C. E. Emmer (Emporia State University)
Published on H-Peace (March, 2009)
Commissioned by Robert A. Jacobs

Author: 
Mary C. Brennan
Reviewer: 
Erika Kuhlman

Kuhlman on Brennan, 'Wives, Mothers, and the Red Menace: Conservative Women and the Crusade against Communism'


Mary C. Brennan. Wives, Mothers, and the Red Menace: Conservative Women and the Crusade against Communism. Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2008. xi + 197 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87081-885-1.

Reviewed by Erika Kuhlman (Idaho State University)
Published on H-Peace (March, 2009)
Commissioned by Robert A. Jacobs

Author: 
Bernard Wasserstein
Reviewer: 
Kevin Callahan

Callahan on Wasserstein, 'Barbarism and Civilization: A History of Europe in Our Time'


Bernard Wasserstein. Barbarism and Civilization: A History of Europe in Our Time. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007. xxiii + 901 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-873074-3.

Reviewed by Kevin Callahan (Department of History, Saint Joseph College)
Published on H-Peace (May, 2008)

Civilization vs. Barbarism: A Dialectic in Modern Times?

Author: 
Namhee Lee
Reviewer: 
Sung Chull Kim

Kim on Lee, 'The Making of Minjung: Democracy and the Politics of Representation in South Korea'


Namhee Lee. The Making of Minjung: Democracy and the Politics of Representation in South Korea. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2007. xiii + 349 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-4566-8.

Reviewed by Sung Chull Kim (Hiroshima Peace Institute)
Published on H-Peace (April, 2008)

Actors and Spheres of Democratization in Korea

Author: 
Kristian Gustafson
Reviewer: 
Marc Becker

Becker on Gustafson, 'Hostile Intent: U.S. Covert Operations in Chile, 1964-1974'


Kristian Gustafson. Hostile Intent: U.S. Covert Operations in Chile, 1964-1974. Dulles: Potomac Books, 2007. xiv + 317 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-59797-097-6.

Reviewed by Marc Becker (Department of History, Truman State University)
Published on H-Peace (April, 2008)

Yet Another Book on the Chilean Coup

Author: 
Scott H. Bennett
Reviewer: 
James Juhnke

Juhnke on Bennett, 'Army GI, Pacifist CO: The World War II Letters of Frank and Albert Dietrich'


Scott H. Bennett. Army GI, Pacifist CO: The World War II Letters of Frank and Albert Dietrich. New York: Fordham University Press, 2005. xiii + 385 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8232-2378-7.

Reviewed by James Juhnke (Bethel College)
Published on H-Peace (September, 2007)

Author: 
Elizabeth Borgwardt
Reviewer: 
Carol Anderson

Anderson on Borgwardt, 'A New Deal for the World: America's Vision for Human Rights'


Elizabeth Borgwardt. A New Deal for the World: America's Vision for Human Rights. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2005. 437 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-01874-7.

Reviewed by Carol Anderson (Department of History, University of Missouri)
Published on H-Peace (August, 2006)

A New Deal for (most of) the World

Author: 
Mona L. Siegel
Reviewer: 
Kevin Callahan

Callahan on Siegel, 'The Moral Disarmament of France: Education, Pacifism, and Patriotism, 1914-1940'


Mona L. Siegel. The Moral Disarmament of France: Education, Pacifism, and Patriotism, 1914-1940. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005. vii + 317 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-83900-6.

Reviewed by Kevin Callahan (Department of History, Saint Joseph College)
Published on H-Peace (July, 2006)

Author: 
Peter Brock, ed.
Reviewer: 
Scott H. Bennett

Bennett on Brock, 'These Strange Criminals: An Anthology of Prison Memoirs by Conscientious Objectors from the Great War to the Cold War'


Peter Brock, ed. These Strange Criminals: An Anthology of Prison Memoirs by Conscientious Objectors from the Great War to the Cold War. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2004. ix + 505 pp. $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8020-8707-2; $47.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8020-8661-7.

Reviewed by Scott H. Bennett (Department of History, Georgian Court University)
Published on H-Peace (January, 2006)

Author: 
Peter Brock, ed.
Reviewer: 
Scott H. Bennett

Bennett on Brock, 'These Strange Criminals: An Anthology of Prison Memoirs by Conscientious Objectors from the Great War to the Cold War'


Peter Brock, ed. These Strange Criminals: An Anthology of Prison Memoirs by Conscientious Objectors from the Great War to the Cold War. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2004. ix + 505 pp. $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8020-8707-2; $47.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8020-8661-7.

Reviewed by Scott H. Bennett (Department of History, Georgian Court University)
Published on H-Peace (January, 2006)

Author: 
Hugh Gusterson
Reviewer: 
Paul Rubinson

Rubinson on Gusterson, 'People of the Bomb: Portraits of America's Nuclear Complex'


Hugh Gusterson. People of the Bomb: Portraits of America's Nuclear Complex. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2004. xxvi + 314 pp. $67.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-3859-8; $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-3860-4.

Reviewed by Paul Rubinson (Department of History, University of Texas)
Published on H-Peace (July, 2005)

Author: 
Thomas Sowell
Reviewer: 
Kasturi DasGupta

DasGupta on Sowell, 'Affirmative Action around the World: An Empirical Study'


Thomas Sowell. Affirmative Action around the World: An Empirical Study. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2004. ix + 239 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-10199-7; $17.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-300-10775-3.

Reviewed by Kasturi DasGupta (Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Georgian Court University)
Published on H-Peace (July, 2005)

Author: 
J. Denny Weaver, Gerald Biesecker-Mast
Reviewer: 
Prudence A. Moylan

Moylan on Weaver and Biesecker-Mast, 'Teaching Peace: Nonviolence and the Liberal Arts'


J. Denny Weaver, Gerald Biesecker-Mast. Teaching Peace: Nonviolence and the Liberal Arts. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2003. xiii + 287 pp. $96.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7425-1456-0; $30.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7425-1457-7.

Reviewed by Prudence A. Moylan (Department of History, Loyola University Chicago)
Published on H-Peace (April, 2005)

Author: 
William Glenn Gray
Reviewer: 
Anna Saunders

Saunders on Gray, 'Germany's Cold War: The Global Campaign to Isolate East Germany, 1949-1969'


William Glenn Gray. Germany's Cold War: The Global Campaign to Isolate East Germany, 1949-1969. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 2003. xiii + 351 pp. $ 49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2758-1.

Reviewed by Anna Saunders (Department of Modern Languages, University of Wales, Bangor)
Published on H-Peace (March, 2005)

The German-German Battle for International Recognition

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