H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 12 May to 02 June

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The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 12 May to 02 June is as follows:

Weekend of 12 - 15 May:

5. H-Diplo Article Review of Asa McKercher, “A Helpful Fixer in a Hard Place: Canadian Mediation in the U.S. Confrontation with Cuba.” Journal of Cold War Studies 17:3 (Summer 2015): 4-35.

Reviewed by Lana Wylie, McMaster University

6. H-Diplo/ISSF Policy Roundtable on U.S.-China Relations and the Trump Administration

Introduction by Joshua Rovner, SMU

Essays by:

Dingding Chen, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China

M. Taylor Fravel, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Mira Rapp-Hooper, Center for a New American Security in Washington DC.

Joseph M. Siracusa, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University

Toshi Yoshihara, Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA) and Tufts University.

Zhu Feng, Nanjing University, China

Week of 15 May:

1. H-Diplo ISSF Roundtable Review of David A. Lake, The Statebuilder's Dilemma:  On the Limits of Foreign Intervention. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2016.

Introduction by Francis J. Gavin, The Johns Hopkins University 

Reviewed by:

David Chandler, University of Westminister

Bridget L. Coggins, University of California, Santa Barbara

Stephen D. Krasner, Stanford University

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Kazushi Minami, “Re-examining the end of Mao’s revolution: China’s changing statecraft and Sino-American relations, 1973–1978.” Cold War History, 16:4 (2016), 359-375.

Reviewed by Sheng Peng, University of Oxford

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

Trump and Latin America: Asymmetry and the Problem of Influence

Essay by Tom Long, University of Reading, and Max Paul Friedman, American University

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Evan McCormick, “Freedom Tide?: Ideology, Politics, and the Origins of Democracy Promotion in US Central America Policy, 1980–1984.” Journal of Cold War Studies 16:4 (Fall 2014): 60-109.

Reviewed by Simon Miles, University of Texas at Austin

5. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Austin Carson and Keren Yarhi-Milo, “Covert Communication: The Intelligibility and Credibility of Signaling in Secret.” Security Studies 126:1 (2017): 124-156.

Reviewed by Lindsey A. O’Rourke, Boston College

Week of 22 May:

1. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Phil M. Haun, Coercion, Survival, and WarWhy Weak States Resist the United States.  Stanford:  Stanford University Press, 2015.

Introduction by Dan Byman, Georgetown University

Reviewed by:

Dan Altman, Dartmouth College

Christine M. Leah, Yale University

Todd Sechser, University of Virginia

Andrew L. Stigler, Naval War College

2. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Benjamin Zala, “Polarity Analysis and Collective Perceptions of Power: The Need for a New Approach.” Journal of Global Security Studies 2:1 (February 20017): 2-17.

Reviewed by Nerses Kopalyan, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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

“Donald Trump and the Limits of International Law

Essay by Matthew Evangelista, Cornell University

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Nathaniel K. Powell, “The “Cuba of the West”? France’s Cold War in Zaire, 1977-1978,” Journal of Cold War Studies 18:2 (Spring 2016): 64-96.

Reviewed by Anna Konieczna, University Paris-Est Créteil 

5.   H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Charles W. Mahoney, “Buyer Beware: How Market Structure Affects Contracting and Company performance in Private Military Industry.” Security Studies, 26:1 (January 2017): 30-59.

Reviewed by Joanna Spear, George Washington University

Week of 29 May:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Shu Guang Zhang, Beijing’s Economic Statecraft during the Cold War, 1949-1991, Washington, D.C.: Woodrow Wilson Center Press and John Hopkins University Press, 2014.

Introduction by Yafeng Xia, Long Island University, Brooklyn

Reviewed by: 

Frank Cain, University of New South Wales Canberra, Australia

Niu Jun, Peking University

Amy King, Australian National University

Priscilla Roberts, City University of Macau

2. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Todd H. Hall, “On Provocation: Outrage, International Relations, and the Franco-Prussian War.” Security Studies 26:1 (2017): 1-29.

Reviewed by Hyun-Binn Cho, University of Pennsylvania

3. H-Diplo Forum on "CSCE, the German Question, and the Eastern Bloc" in the Journal of Cold War Studies 18:3 Summer 2016: 3-180.

Introduction by Gottfried Niedhart, University of Mannheim Emeritus

Reviewed by:

Aryo Makko, Stockholm University

Federico Romero, European University Institute

Peter Ruggenthaler, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Research on War Consequences, Graz

Douglas Selvage, Office of the Federal Commissioner for the Stasi Records in Berlin

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Gadi Heimann, "The Struggle between the United States and Israel over Recognition for Jerusalem as Israel's Capital, 1952-67." The International History Review 37:4 (2015).

Reviewed by Ziv Rubinovitz, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev


Diane Labrosse, H-Diplo managing editor