H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 13 February to 10 March

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The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 13 February to 10 March is as follows:

Week of 13 February:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Marc-William Palen, The “Conspiracy” of Free Trade: The Anglo-American Struggle over Empire and Economic Globalisation, 1846-1896. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2016.

Introduction by Jay Sexton, Kinder Institute, University of Missouri 

Reviewed by:

Alfred E. Eckes, Jr., Emeritus Ohio University

Daniel Peart, Queen Mary University London

David Sim, University College London,

Ian Tyrrell, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

2. The H-Diplo/ISSF Policy Series: America and the World - 2017 and Beyond

The Donald versus ‘The Blob’

Essay by Stephen M. Walt, Harvard Kennedy School

3. H-Diplo Article Review of Matthew R. Pembleton, “Imagining a Global Sovereignty: U.S. Counternarcotic Operations in Istanbul during the Early Cold War and the Origins of the Foreign ‘War on Drugs’.” Journal of Cold War Studies 16:2 (Spring 2016): 28-63.

Review by Helena Barop, University of Freiburg, Germany

4. The H-Diplo/ISSF Policy Series: America and the World - 2017 and Beyond

U.S.-Latin American Relations in the Age of Donald Trump.”

Essay by Andrew J. Kirkendall, Texas A&M University

5. H-Diplo Article Review of Rui Lopes, “Accommodating and Confronting the Portuguese Dictatorship within NATO, 1970-4,” The International History Review, 38:3, 505-526.

Reviewed by: Evanthis Hatzivassiliou, University of Athens

Week of 20 February:

1. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Fred Chernoff, Explanation and Progress in Security Studies: Bridging Theoretical Divides in International Relations. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014.

Introduction by Jack S. Levy, Rutgers University

Reviewed by:     

Jérémie Cornut, University of Waterloo

Tuomas Forsberg, University of Tampere

Ewan Harrison, Rutgers University

James J. Wirtz, Naval Postgraduate School

2. The H-Diplo/ISSF Policy Series: America and the World - 2017 and Beyond

The Waning of the Post-War Order

T.G. Otte, University of East Anglia

3. The H-Diplo/ISSF Policy Series: America and the World - 2017 and Beyond

“The Appeal of “America First”

Essay by John A. Thompson, Emeritus, University of Cambridge

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Rakesh Ankit, “America, India, and Kashmir, 1945–49: ‘If Ignorance about India in This Country is Deep, Ignorance About the [Princely] States is Abysmal’.” Diplomacy & Statecraft 27:1 (March 2016): 22-44.

Reviewed by Paul M. McGarr, University of Nottingham.

5. H-Diplo Article Review of J. Garry Clifford and Masako R. Okura. The Desperate Diplomat: Saburu Kurusu's Memoir of the Weeks before Pearl Harbor. Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 2016.

Review by Justus D. Doenecke, New College of Florida

Week of 27 February:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Zhihua Shen and Yafeng Xia, Mao and the Sino-Soviet Partnership, 1945-1959: A New History.  New York: Lexington Books, 2015.

Introduction by Sergey Radchenko, Cardiff University


Jeremy Friedman, Harvard University

Austin Jersild, Old Dominion University

Deborah Kaple, Princeton University

Steven Levine, University of Montana

Jun Niu, Peking University

David Wolff, Hokkaido University

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Alexandra F. Levy, “Promoting Democracy and Denazification: American Policymaking and German Public Opinion.” Diplomacy & Statecraft 26:4 (2015): 614-635.

Reviewed by Rebecca Boehling, University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)

3. H-Diplo Article Review Essay on Elad Ben-Dror and Asaf Ziedler, “Israel, Jordan, and their Efforts to Frustrate the United Nations Resolutions to Internationalise Jerusalem,” Diplomacy & Statecraft, 26:4, 636-658; Asher Orkaby, “The 1964 Israeli Airlift to Yemen and the Expansion of Weapons Diplomacy,” Diplomacy & Statecraft, 26:4, 659-677; and Guy Setton and Raanan Rein, “Is an Embassy Really Necessary? Israeli–Spanish Relations in the 1960s,” Diplomacy & Statecraft, 26:4, 678-695.

Reviewed by David Tal, University of Sussex

4. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Robert Legvold, Return to Cold War (Cambridge: Polity Press, 2016).

Introduction by Kimberly Marten, Columbia University

Reviewed by:

James M. Goldgeier, American University

Rajan Menon, City College of New York/City University of New York and Columbia University

Condoleezza Rice, Stanford University

Angela Stent, Georgetown University

Week of 06 March:

1. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Eric Grynaviski. Constructive Illusions:  Misperceiving the Origins of International Cooperation. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2014.

Introduction by Deborah Larson, University of California, Los Angeles

Reviewed by:

Arjun Chowdhury, University of British Columbia

Steven Ward, Cornell University

2. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Uri Sadot. “Osirak and the Counter-Proliferation Puzzle,” Security Studies, 25:4, 646-676.

Reviewed by: Målfrid Braut-Hegghammer, University of Oslo

3. H-Diplo Article Review of Mara Drogan, “The Nuclear Imperative: Atoms for Peace and the Development of U.S. Policy on Exporting Nuclear Power, 1953-1955.” Diplomatic History 40:5 (November 2016): 948-974.

Reviewed by Shane J. Maddock, Stonehill College


Diane Labrosse, H-Diplo managing editor