H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 10 to 28 June

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The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 10 to 28 June is as follows:

Week of 10 June:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Tore C. Olsson, Agrarian Crossings: Reformers and the Remaking of the US and Mexican Countryside. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017.

Introduction by Nicole Sackley, University of Richmond

Reviewed by:

Sterling Evans, University of Oklahoma

Jody Pavilack, University of Montana

Jeffrey M. Pilcher, University of Toronto

Christy Thornton, Johns Hopkins University

Julie W. Weise, University of Oregon

2.  H-Diplo Article Review of Jill Campbell-Miller. “From Disaster to Development?: The Role of the Second World War in Shaping Canadian Humanitarian Aid.” International Journal 73:4 (December 2018): 609-622.

Reviewed by Matthew S. Wiseman, University of Toronto

3. H-Diplo Article Review of Charles Kraus, “More than Just a Soft Drink: Coca-Cola and China’s Early Reform and Opening.” Diplomatic History, Vol. 43, No. 1 (2019): 107-129.

Reviewed by Andrew C. McKevitt, Louisiana Tech University

4. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Cullen G. Nutt, “Proof of the Bomb: The Influence of Previous Failure on Intelligence Judgments of Nuclear Programs.” Security Studies (2019): 1-39.

Review by Spencer D. Bakich, Virginia Military Institute

Week of 17 June:

1.  H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Lars Schoultz, In Their Own Best Interests: A History of the U.S. Effort to Improve Latin Americans. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018.

Introduction by Dustin Walcher, Southern Oregon University


Max Paul Friedman, American University

Tom Long, University of Warwick

Abraham Lowenthal, University of Southern California

Debbie Sharnak, Harvard University

Jeffrey Taffet, United States Merchant Marine Academy

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Gábor Bátonyi, “‘Creative Ferment in Eastern Europe’: Thatcher’s Diplomacy and the Transformation of Hungary in the Mid-1980s.” Diplomacy & Statecraft 29:4 (2018): 638-666.

Reviewed by Margaret Murányi Manchester, Providence College

3. H-Diplo Article Review of Meghan Warner Mettler, “Godzilla versus Kurosawa: Presentation and Interpretation of Japanese Cinema in the Post World War II United States.” Journal of American-East Asian Relations 25: 4 (2018): 413-437.

Reviewed by Hiroshi Kitamura, College of William and Mary

4. H-Diplo/ISSF Forum on “Global Nuclear Order,” Diplomacy & Statecraft 29:1 March 2018: 1-142.

Introduction by Francis J. Gavin, SAIS-Johns Hopkins University


Philipp C. Bleek, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Michael Cohen, Australian National University

Anne Harrington, Cardiff University

Nicola Leveringhaus, Department of War Studies, King’s College London.

Week of 24 June:

1.  H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of T.V. Paul, Restraining Great Powers: Soft Balancing from Empires to the Global Era. (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018). ISBN: 978-0-300-22848-9.

Introduction by Robert Jervis, Columbia University

Reviewed by:

Steve Chan, University of Colorado, Boulder

Kai He, Griffith University, Australia 

Deborah Welch Larson, University of California, Los Angeles

Jack S. Levy, Rutgers University

Bhubhindar Singh, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Jeffrey W. Taliaferro, Tufts University

2. H-Diplo/ISSF Article review of Reid B. C. Pauly. “Would U.S. Leaders Push the Button? Wargames and the Sources of Nuclear Restraint.” International Security 43:2 (Fall 2018): 151-192.

Reviewed by Jan Ludvik, Charles University, Prague

3. H-Diplo Article Review of Erik R. Scott, “The Hijacking of Aeroflot Flight 244: States and Statelessness in the Late Cold War.”  Past and Present (May 2019): 1-34. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/pastj/gty044.

Reviewed by Danielle Gilbert, George Washington University

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Dan Halvorson, “From Commonwealth Responsibility to the National Interest: Australia and Post-war Decolonisation in South-East Asia.” The International History Review, 40:4 (2018), 870-892. https://doi.org/10.1080/07075332.2017.1357135.

Reviewed by Andrea Benvenuti, University of New South Wales, Australia

5. H-Diplo FRUS Review of Janes Graham Wilson ed. Foreign Relations of the United States, 1981-1988, Volume VI, Soviet Union, October 1986-1989. Washington, D.C.:  United States Government Printing Office, 2016. https://history.state.gov/historicaldocuments/frus1981-88v06

Reviewed by Christian Peterson, Ferris State University

With best regards,

Diane Labrosse, H-Diplo managing editor