H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 10 to 28 February

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

Week of 10 February:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Heidi Tworek, News from Germany: The Competition to Control World Communications, 1900-1945. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2019.

Introduction by Udi Greenberg, Dartmouth College

Reviewed by:

David Ciarlo, University of Colorado at Boulder

Douglas Craig, Australian National University

Kate Lacey, University of Sussex

Sarah Panzer, Missouri State University

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Alex Ilari Aissaoui, “Was There a Balance of Power System in the Ancient near East?”  Diplomacy & Statecraft, 30:3 (2019): 421-442.

Reviewed by Trevor Bryce, University of Queensland.

3. H-Diplo Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars.

How I Got from There to Here

Essay by A. G. Hopkins, emeritus, University of Cambridge

4.  H-Diplo Article Review of Mark J. Gasiorowski, “U.S. Perceptions of the Communist Threat in Iran during the Mossadegh Era,” Journal of Cold War Studies 21, no. 3 (Summer 2019): 1-37.

Reviewed by Gregory Brew, Southern Methodist University

5. H-Diplo Review of Andrew J. Rotter, Empires of the Senses: Bodily Encounters in Imperial India and the Philippines. New York: Oxford University Press, 2019.

Reviewed by Dane Kennedy, George Washington University

6. H-Diplo Review of George Lawson, Anatomies of Revolution. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019.

Reviewed by Emily Whalen, the University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University.

7. H-Diplo Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars.

The Historian’s Quest

Essay by Lloyd Gardner, emeritus, Rutgers University

Week of 17 February:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Andrew Gawthorpe, To Build as Well as Destroy: American Nation Building in South Vietnam. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018.

Introduction by Gregory A. Daddis, Chapman University

Reviewed by:

Jessica Elkind, San Francisco State University

Ron Milam, Texas Tech University

Douglas Porch, Emeritus Naval Postgraduate School

Robert Thompson, Army University Press

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Gregory Daddis, “Planning for a War in Paradise: The 1966 Honolulu Conference and the Shape of the Vietnam War,” Journal of Cold War Studies 21:3 (2019): 152-184.

Reviewed by David L. Anderson, Emeritus, California State University, Monterey Bay

3. H-Diplo Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars.

Why History? Why France?

Essay by Philip Nord, Princeton University

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Vineet Thakur, “An Asian Drama: The Asian Relations Conference, 1947,” The International History Review 41:3 (2019): 673-695,

Reviewed by Raphaëlle Khan, Institute for Strategic Research (IRSEM, Paris) and Sciences Po Paris.

5. ISSF/H-Diplo Article Review of Rosella Cappella Zielinski and Kaija Schilde, “Hatchet or Scalpel? Domestic Politics, International Threats, and US Military Spending Cuts, 1950-2014,” Security Studies 28:4 (2019): 677-709.

Reviewed by Shoon Murray, American University

6. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Michael Beckley, Unrivaled: Why America Will Remain the World’s Sole Superpower. Cornell University Press, 2018.

Introduction by: Christopher Layne, Texas A & M University

Reviewed by:

Emma Ashford, Cato Institute

Mauro Gilli, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

Joshua Shifrinson, Boston University

7. H-Diplo Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars.

Essay by Emily S. Rosenberg, emerita, University of California, Irvine

Week of 24 February:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Christine Haynes. Our Friends the Enemies. The Occupation of France after Napoleon. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 2018.

Introduction by Katherine B. Aaslestad, West Virginia University

Reviewed by:

R. S. Alexander, University of Victoria

Ido de Haan, Utrecht University

Edward J. Kolla, Georgetown University in Qatar

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Scott Ramsay, “Ensuring Benevolent Neutrality: The British Government’s Appeasement of General Franco during the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939.”  International History Review 41:3 (2019): 604-623. 

Reviewed by Daniel Hucker, University of Nottingham

3. H-Diplo Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars.

Accidents and Inevitability

Essay by N. Piers Ludlow, London School of Economics and Political Science

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Alan McPherson, “Letelier Diplomacy: Nonstate Actors and U.S.-Chilean Relations,” Diplomatic History 43, No. 3 (June 2019): 445-468.

Reviewed by Joe Renouard, Johns Hopkins University, Nanjing, China

5. H-Diplo Article Review Forum on Renata Keller, “The Revolution Will be Teletyped: Cuba’s Prensa Latina News Agency and the Cold War Contest over Information,” Journal of Cold War Studies 21:3 (2019): 88-113.

Introduction by Michael E. Neagle, Nichols College

Reviewed by:

Michael Bustamante, Florida International University

Asa McKercher, Royal Military College of Canada

6. H-Diplo Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars.

Adventures of an Official Historian

Essay by Robert Bothwell, University of Toronto

Regards,

Diane Labrosse, H-Diplo managing editor