H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 25 October to 05 November

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The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 25 October to 05 November is as follows:

Week of 25 October:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Michael Brenes, For Might and Right: Cold War Defense Spending and the Remaking of American Democracy. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2020.

Introduction by Thomas Maddux, Emeritus, California State University Northridge


Brian Casserly, Bellevue College

Chris Foss, Washington State University Vancouver

Amy Rutenberg, Iowa State University

Rosella Cappella Zielinski, Boston University

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

Vietnam, Watergate, and the Emergence of Holocaust Studies

Essay by Christopher R. Browning, professor emeritus, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

3. H-Diplo Review of Michelle Gordon, Extreme Violence and the ‘British Way’: Colonial Warfare in Perak, Sierra Leone, and Sudan. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020.

Reviewed by Roel Frakking, Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Joe Majerus, “Creation by Destruction: America and the End of the Pacific War in Light of Economic Reconversion and Post-war Reconstruction,” Diplomacy & Statecraft, 32:1 (March 2021): 60-85.

Reviewed by Marc Gallicchio, Villanova University.

5. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Maggie Dwyer and Oisín Tansey, “Explaining Divergent Trends in Coups and Mutinies: The End of the Cold War and the Role of Military Agency.” Security Studies 29:5 (2020): 864-893.

Reviewed by Erica De Bruin, Hamilton College

6. H-Diplo Review of Charlie Laderman, Sharing the Burden: The Armenian Question, Humanitarian Intervention and Anglo-American Visions of Global Order.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2019.

Reviewed by Aroop Mukharji, Tufts University and the Harvard Kennedy School.

Week of 01 November:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Robert Vitalis, Oilcraft: The Myths of Scarcity and Security That Haunt U.S. Energy Policy. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2020.

Introduction by Jeffrey G. Karam, Lebanese American University


Rosie Bsheer, Harvard University

Rosemary A. Kelanic, University of Notre Dame

Emily Meierding, Naval Postgraduate School

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

Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Twists and Turns in the Life of a Very Lucky Man

Essay by Warren I. Cohen, University Distinguished Professor Emeritus, University of Maryland, Baltimore County and Michigan State University         

3. H-Diplo Review of Anson Rabinbach, Staging the Third Reich: Essays in Cultural and Intellectual History, edited by Stefanos Geroulanos and Dagmar Herzog. London and New York: Routledge, 2020.

Reviewed by Alec Walker, Yale University

4. H-Diplo Review of Michael Murphy. Quantum Social Theory for Critical International Relations Scholars: Quantizing Critique. London: Palgrave, 2021.

Essay by Christopher McIntosh, Bard College

5.  H-Diplo Article Review of Alessio Patalano, “‘The Silent Fight’: Submarine Rearmament and the Origins of Japan’s Military Engagement with the Cold War, 1955-76,” Cold War History 21:1 (2021): 91-111.

Reviewed by Noriko Kawamura, Washington State University

6.  The H-Diplo/ISSF Policy Series: America and the World: The Effects of the Trump Presidency

Riding the Rollercoaster: India and the Trump Years

Essay by Tanvi Madan, the Brookings Institution

7. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Lindsey A. O’Rourke, Covert Regime Change: America’s Secret Cold War. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2018.

Introduction by Joshua Rovner, American University

Reviewed by:

Ryan Grauer, University of Pittsburgh.

Jenna Jordan, Georgia Institute of Technology

Jon R. Lindsay, Georgia Institute of Technology


Diane Labrosse, H-Diplo managing editor