H-Net This Week (Roundup from around the Commons for the week of March 29 - April 4, 2019)

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Network News

H-Buddhism says farewell to Korea area editor Hwansoo Kim and welcomes Sujung Kim

H-Atlantic shares editor-on-duty rotation for 2019-2020.

H-AfrArts shares call for editors and advisory board members

Network Publications

H-Buddhism's Generations of Buddhist Studies adds narratives for Guy NewlandAnne KleinJeffrey Hopkins, C. John PowersSteven Heine

H-Nationalism's Brexit, Nationalism and the Future of Europe series: Does Brexit Mean Brexit?


  • Roundtable on The Logic of American Nuclear Strategy: Why Strategic Superiority Matters 
  • Roundtable on Rooted Cosmopolitans: Jews and Human Rights in the Twentieth Century
  • Article review of “Divided Priorities: Why and When Allies Differ Over Military Intervention”
  • Article review of “American Public Diplomacy with Chinese Characteristics: The Genesis of the China Lobby in the United States, and how Missionaries Shifted American Foreign Policy between 1938 and 1941”

H-Texas interview with Dr. Angela Boswell, author of Women in Texas History

H-Haiti interview about Haitian-Dominican poet Jacques Viau Renaud


H-War continues to discuss A-bomb motivation

H-War shares April's Handgrenade of the Month on necessity of outreach in popular military history

H-DC shares historic landmark nomination for Masonic Temple Scottish Rite

H-Asia suggests readings on Uyghur-PRC relationship in Xinjian for class on modern China

H-Histbibl shares articles on Myspace content loss and rise of e-reading

H-Scholar shares article about FTC fining predatory publishers




H-Urban seeks literature on failed federal urban renewal projects

JHistory asks about existence of Hireling Newspapers

H-Judaic seeks help identifying incomplete Yiddish playlet by A. Gitlin

H-New-Jersey seeks video of historic hearth in use

H-DC seeks speaker with expertise on history of Title IX

H-Women asks about grad-level open educational resources for teaching US women's history

H-Grad seeks readings on inequality, citizenship, and nationalism

H-Women seeks secondary sources on relationship between fascist-turned-antifascist Lisa Sergio and Ann Batchelder

Research Resources

H-Childhood user offers to donate original records from Protestant Children’s Homes in Ontario

H-Rhetor shares announcement about MediArXiv, new open archive for media, film and communication studies

H-Buddhism shares update on  Buddhism dictionary

H-HOAC shares list of Ernie Lazar's reports on FBI investigative files

H-Histbibl shares Arabic Collections Online, library of digitized Arabic-language texts

H-Japan posts notice about Heidelberg University giving away duplicate East Asian studies texts

H-Grad shares news that Left History now open access

Teaching Resources

H-Asia suggests readings on Uyghur-PRC relationship in Xinjian for class on modern China

H-Buddhism shares didactic videos with Rām Śaṅkar Tripāṭhī


H-War shares April's Handgrenade of the Month on necessity of outreach in popular military history

H-Scholar shares blog post on open access publishing

News & Publication Roundups

H-Nationalism's Weekend Reading

H-Eugenics' Eugenics Publications

H-Slavery's From Twitter

H-ANZAU's Recent Publications


H-Asia shares Talking Indonesia, podcast on Indonesian election preview

H-Podcast shares call for collaborators from Sexing History podcast

H-Podcast posts latest Breaking History podcast on emigrants, prostitution, and French feminist writing 1897-1962

H-Grad shares Breaking History episode about missing and murdered indigenous women movement

H-Net Reviews

H-Diplo: Jabin T. Jacob reviews The China-India Rivalry in the Globalization Era 

H-Socialisms: Gaurav Pai reviews Memory Battles of the Spanish Civil War: History, Fiction, Photography 

H-Diplo: Kelly McFarland reviews Kings and Presidents: Saudi Arabia and the United States since FDR 

H-FedHist: Jefferson Decker reviews The Federal Reserve and its Founders: Money, Politics, and Power 

H-Luso-Africa: David Robinson reviews The War Within: New Perspectives on the Civil War in Mozambique, 1976-1992 

H-NewMexico: Margie Montañez reviews Rancho de Valentino 

JHistory: Justin Patrick reviews Combative Politics: The Media and Public Perceptions of Lawmaking​​​​​​​ 

H-WarAmbjörn Adomeit reviews To Crown the Waves: The Great Navies of the First World War​​​​​​​ 

H-War: Kelly D. Mezurek reviews Captaining the Corps d'Afrique: The Civil War Diaries and Letters of John Newton Chamberlin 

H-War: John Aylesworth reviews The Greene Papers: General Wallace M. Greene Jr. and the Escalation of the Vietnam War​​​​​​​ 

JHistory: Jon Bekken reviews Race News: Black Journalists and the Fight for Racial Justice in the Twentieth Century​​​​​​​

H-Net Commons Top Hits:

This info is compiled from Google Analytics by the editor of HNTW on Friday, based on the previous Friday-Thursday.

Most Viewed Page: Generations of Buddhist Studies on H-Buddhism

Top Discussion: H-Diplo's roundtable on Rooted Cosmopolitans: Jews and Human Rights in the Twentieth Century

Top Review: Christopher Olsen's 2002 review of Apostles of Disunion: Southern Secession Commissioners and the Causes of the Civil War

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