H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 16 to 27 January

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The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 16 to 27 January is as follows:

Week of 16 January:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Amanda Boczar, An American Brothel: Sex and Diplomacy in the Vietnam War. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2022. ISBN: 1501761358.  

Introduction by Heather Stur, University of Southern Mississippi


Gregory Daddis, San Diego State University

Ariel Natalo-Lifton, Temple University

Kara Dixon Vuic, Texas Christian University

Kelly Wilson-Buford, Arkansas University

Author’s Response by Amanda Boczar, University of South Florida Libraries

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Alsu Tagirova, “From Crisis Management to Realignment of Forces: The Diplomatic ‘Geometry’ of the 1969–1978 Sino-Soviet Border Talks,” Journal of Cold War Studies 24:1 (Winter 2022), 116-154.

Reviewed by Xue Fu, East China Normal University.

3. H-Diplo Review Essay of Kristin Hoganson and Jay Sexton, eds., The Cambridge History of America and the World. Volume 2: 1820-1900. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022.

Reviewed by Stephen Tuffnell, University of Oxford.

4. H-Diplo/RJISSF Roundtable Forum on Stephen J. Macekura. The Mismeasure of Progress: Economic Growth and Its Critics. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2020.

Introduction by: Nils Gilman, Berggruen Institute

Reviewed by:

Trevor Jackson, George Washington University

Amanda McVety, Miami University

Author’s Response by Stephen Macekura, Indiana University

Week of 23 January:

1. H-Diplo/RJISSF Roundtable Review of Chien-Wen Kung, Diasporic Cold Warriors: Nationalist China, Anticommunism, and the Philippine Chinese, 1930s-1970s. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2022.

Introduction by: Dong Wang, Lived Places Publishing, New York


John Fitzgerald, Swinburne University and Australian Strategic Policy Institute

Gavin Healy, University of Michigan

Bradley Simpson, University of Connecticut

Author’s response by: Chien-Wen Kung, National University of Singapore

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Nguyet Nguyen, “Accidental Activists: USAID Builds a Vietnamese Antiwar Elite,” Diplomatic History 46:3 (June 2022): 549-574.

Reviewed by Addison Jensen, University of California, Santa Barbara

3. H-Diplo Review Gene Zubovich, Before the Religious Right: Liberal Protestants, Human Rights, and the Polarization of the United States. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2022.

Reviewed by Sarah B. Snyder, American University

4. H-Diplo/RJISSF Roundtable Review of Carter Malkasian, The American War in Afghanistan: A History. New York: Oxford University Press, 2021 ISBN: 9780197550779, and Craig Whitlock, The Afghanistan Papers: A Secret History of the War. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2021, ISBN: 9781982159009.

Introduction by William Inboden, the University of Texas at Austin


Conrad Crane, U.S. Army War College

Todd Greentree, Changing Character of War Centre at Oxford University

Elisabeth Leake, Fletcher School at Tufts University

Jeffrey H. Michaels, Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals


With best regards,

Diane Labrosse, H-Diplo Managing Editor