Reviews

Author: 
Sarah D. Phillips
Reviewer: 
Karen Kapusta-Pofahl

Kapusta-Pofahl on Phillips, 'Women's Social Activism in the New Ukraine: Development and the Politics of Differentiation'


Sarah D. Phillips. Women's Social Activism in the New Ukraine: Development and the Politics of Differentiation. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2008. xvi + 206 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-35164-7; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-21992-3.

Reviewed by Karen Kapusta-Pofahl (Washburn College)
Published on H-SAE (September, 2011)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Kelli Ann Costa
Reviewer: 
Robin Whitaker

Whitaker on Costa, 'Coach Fellas: Heritage and Tourism in Ireland'


Kelli Ann Costa. Coach Fellas: Heritage and Tourism in Ireland. Walnut Creek: Left Coast Press, 2009. 255 pp. $79.00 (library), ISBN 978-1-59874-406-4; $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-59874-407-1.

Reviewed by Robin Whitaker (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Published on H-SAE (September, 2011)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
David A. Kideckel
Reviewer: 
Simona C. Wersching

Wersching on Kideckel, 'Getting By in Postsocialist Romania: Labor, the Body, and Working-Class Culture'


David A. Kideckel. Getting By in Postsocialist Romania: Labor, the Body, and Working-Class Culture. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2008. xii + 266 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-34957-6; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-21940-4.

Reviewed by Simona C. Wersching (Europe-University Viadrina, Frankfurt on Oder, Germany)
Published on H-SAE (June, 2011)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Elizabeth L. Krause
Reviewer: 
Lauren E. Forcucci

Forcucci on Krause, 'Unraveled: A Weaver's Tale of Life Gone Modern'


Elizabeth L. Krause. Unraveled: A Weaver's Tale of Life Gone Modern. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. xx + 282 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-25848-8; $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-25849-5.

Reviewed by Lauren E. Forcucci (Regis College)
Published on H-SAE (May, 2011)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Daphne Berdahl
Reviewer: 
Katharine A. Keenan

Keenan on Berdahl, 'On the Social Life of Postsocialism: Memory, Consumption, Germany'


Daphne Berdahl. On the Social Life of Postsocialism: Memory, Consumption, Germany. Edited by Matti Bunzl. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2010. xx + 166 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-35434-1; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-22170-4.

Reviewed by Katharine A. Keenan (Columbia University)
Published on H-SAE (April, 2011)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Kira Kosnick
Reviewer: 
Dani Kranz

Kranz on Kosnick, 'Migrant Media: Turkish Broadcasting and Multicultural Politics in Berlin'


Kira Kosnick. Migrant Media: Turkish Broadcasting and Multicultural Politics in Berlin. New Anthropologies of Europe Series. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2007. x + 240 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-34948-4; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-21937-4.

Reviewed by Dani Kranz
Published on H-SAE (March, 2011)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Catherine Wanner
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Peacock

Peacock on Wanner, 'Communities of the Converted: Ukrainians and Global Evangelism'


Catherine Wanner. Communities of the Converted: Ukrainians and Global Evangelism. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2007. viii + 305 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-4592-7; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8014-7402-6.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Peacock (University of California San Diego)
Published on H-SAE (March, 2011)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Larysa M. L. Zaleska Onyshkevych, Maria G. Rewakowicz, eds.
Reviewer: 
Vlad Naumescu

Naumescu on Zaleska Onyshkevych and Rewakowicz, 'Contemporary Ukraine on the Cultural Map of Europe'


Larysa M. L. Zaleska Onyshkevych, Maria G. Rewakowicz, eds. Contemporary Ukraine on the Cultural Map of Europe. Armonk: M. E. Sharpe, 2009. xxx + 471 pp. $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7656-2400-0.

Reviewed by Vlad Naumescu (Central European University)
Published on H-SAE (February, 2011)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Ruth Ellen Mandel
Reviewer: 
Faith Nibbs

Nibbs on Mandel, 'Cosmopolitan Anxieties: Turkish Challenges to Citizenship and Belonging in Germany'


Ruth Ellen Mandel. Cosmopolitan Anxieties: Turkish Challenges to Citizenship and Belonging in Germany. Durham: Duke University Press, 2008. xxiv + 413 pp. $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-4176-5; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-4193-2.

Reviewed by Faith Nibbs
Published on H-SAE (November, 2010)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Eliot Borenstein
Reviewer: 
Susanne M. Cohen

Cohen on Borenstein, 'Overkill: Sex and Violence in Contemporary Russian Popular Culture'


Eliot Borenstein. Overkill: Sex and Violence in Contemporary Russian Popular Culture. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2008. xv + 265 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-4583-5; $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8014-7403-3.

Reviewed by Susanne M. Cohen (Temple University)
Published on H-SAE (October, 2010)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Hugh Trevor-Roper
Reviewer: 
Celeste Ray

Ray on Trevor-Roper, 'The Invention of Scotland: Myth and History'


Hugh Trevor-Roper. The Invention of Scotland: Myth and History. Edited by Jeremy J. Cater. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2008. xxi + 282 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-13686-9.

Reviewed by Celeste Ray (University of the South)
Published on H-SAE (October, 2010)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Inventing Scotland: The Reprise

Author: 
Pathik Pathak
Reviewer: 
Katharine A. Keenan

Keenan on Pathak, 'The Future of Multicultural Britain: Confronting the Progressive Dilemma'


Pathik Pathak. The Future of Multicultural Britain: Confronting the Progressive Dilemma. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2008. xi + 209 pp. $37.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-3545-0; $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-3544-3.

Reviewed by Katharine A. Keenan (Columbia University)
Published on H-SAE (August, 2010)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
James Lindsay Hopkins
Reviewer: 
Kristen Ghodsee

Ghodsee on James Lindsay Hopkins, 'The Bulgarian Orthodox Church: A Socio-Historical Analysis of the Evolving Relationship between Church, Nation, and State in Bulgaria'


James Lindsay Hopkins. The Bulgarian Orthodox Church: A Socio-Historical Analysis of the Evolving Relationship between Church, Nation, and State in Bulgaria. Boulder: Columbia University Press, 2008. xv +340 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-88033-624-6.

Reviewed by Kristen Ghodsee (Bowdoin College)
Published on H-SAE (January, 2010)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

Author: 
Alya Guseva
Reviewer: 
Emily Lynch

Lynch on Guseva, 'Into the Red: the Birth of the Credit Card Market in Postcommunist Russia'


Alya Guseva. Into the Red: the Birth of the Credit Card Market in Postcommunist Russia. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2008. xiii + 202 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-5838-3.

Reviewed by Emily Lynch (University of Texas, Austin)
Published on H-SAE (November, 2009)
Commissioned by Abby L. Drwecki

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