Reviews

Author: 
Ruth Ben-Ghiat
Reviewer: 
Giacomo Lichtner

Lichtner on Ben-Ghiat, 'Italian Fascism's Empire Cinema'

Ruth Ben-Ghiat. Italian Fascism's Empire Cinema. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2015. 420 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-01559-4.

 

Reviewed by Giacomo Lichtner (University of Wellington)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Films in Search of a Formula: Italian Empire Cinema as "Imperial Debris"

Author: 
Tudor Georgescu
Reviewer: 
Sacha Davis

Davis on Georgescu, 'The Eugenic Fortress: The Transylvanian Saxon Experiment in Interwar Romania'


Tudor Georgescu. The Eugenic Fortress: The Transylvanian Saxon Experiment in Interwar Romania. CEU Press Studies in the History of Medicine Series. Budapest: Central European University Press, 2016. 240 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-963-386-139-4.

Reviewed by Sacha Davis (University of Newcastle)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Igor Štiks
Reviewer: 
Siniša Malešević

Malešević on Štiks, 'Nations and Citizens in Yugoslavia and the Post-Yugoslav States: One Hundred Years of Citizenship'


Igor Štiks. Nations and Citizens in Yugoslavia and the Post-Yugoslav States: One Hundred Years of Citizenship. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2015. 240 pp. $108.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4742-2152-8.

Reviewed by Siniša Malešević (University College Dublin)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Volker Prott
Reviewer: 
Conan Fischer

Fischer on Prott, 'The Politics of Self-Determination: Remaking Territories and National Identities in Europe, 1917-1923'


Volker Prott. The Politics of Self-Determination: Remaking Territories and National Identities in Europe, 1917-1923. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 272 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-877784-7.

Reviewed by Conan Fischer (University of St Andrews, School of History)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Effecting the Politics of Self-Determination: Ambition and Reality

Author: 
Vicken Cheterian
Reviewer: 
Yasar T. Cora

Cora on Cheterian, 'Open Wounds: Armenians, Turks, and a Century of Genocide'


Vicken Cheterian. Open Wounds: Armenians, Turks, and a Century of Genocide. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. xii + 393 pp. Images. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84904-458-5.

Reviewed by Yasar T. Cora (University of Michigan)
Published on H-Nationalism (May, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Stavroula Pipyrou
Reviewer: 
Anastasia Karakasidou

Karakasidou on Pipyrou, 'The Grecanici of Southern Italy: Governance, Violence, and Minority Politics'


Stavroula Pipyrou. The Grecanici of Southern Italy: Governance, Violence, and Minority Politics. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. 256 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4830-2.

Reviewed by Anastasia Karakasidou (Wellesley College)
Published on H-Nationalism (May, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Tarik Cyril Amar
Reviewer: 
Christoph Mick

Mick on Amar, 'The Paradox of Ukrainian Lviv: A Borderland City between Stalinists, Nazis, and Nationalists'


Tarik Cyril Amar. The Paradox of Ukrainian Lviv: A Borderland City between Stalinists, Nazis, and Nationalists. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2015. 368 pp. Illustrations. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-5391-5.

Reviewed by Christoph Mick (University of Warwick)
Published on H-Nationalism (May, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Christian Gerlach
Reviewer: 
Bob Moore

Moore on Gerlach, 'The Extermination of the European Jews'


Christian Gerlach. The Extermination of the European Jews. New Approaches to European History Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 528 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-70689-6; $89.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-88078-7.

Reviewed by Bob Moore (University of Sheffield)
Published on H-Nationalism (March, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Marius Turda
Reviewer: 
Sacha Davis

Davis on Turda, 'Eugenics and Nation in Early 20th Century Hungary'


Marius Turda. Eugenics and Nation in Early 20th Century Hungary. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. 343 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-29352-7.

Reviewed by Sacha Davis (University of Newcastle)
Published on H-Nationalism (March, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Balázs Majtényi, György Majtényi
Reviewer: 
Joanna Kostka

Kostka on Majtényi and Majtényi, 'A Contemporary History of Exclusion: The Roma Issue in Hungary from 1945 to 2015'


Balázs Majtényi, György Majtényi. A Contemporary History of Exclusion: The Roma Issue in Hungary from 1945 to 2015. Budapest: Central European University Press, 2016. 244 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-963-386-122-6.

Reviewed by Joanna Kostka (Lancaster University)
Published on H-Nationalism (March, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Timofey Agarin, Karl Cordell
Reviewer: 
Erika Harris

Harris on Agarin and Cordell, 'Minority Rights and Minority Protection in Europe'


Timofey Agarin, Karl Cordell. Minority Rights and Minority Protection in Europe. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield International, 2016. 218 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78348-191-0.

Reviewed by Erika Harris (University of Liverpool)
Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Minority Protection in Postcommunist Europe: European in Form, National in Content

Author: 
Stuart J. Kaufman
Reviewer: 
Richard Ned Lebow

Lebow on Kaufman, 'Nationalist Passions'


Stuart J. Kaufman. Nationalist Passions. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2015. 320 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5017-0056-9; $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-5345-8.

Reviewed by Richard Ned Lebow (King's College London)
Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Theodore R. Weeks
Reviewer: 
Magdalena Waligorska

Waligorska on Weeks, 'Vilnius between Nations, 1795–2000'


Theodore R. Weeks. Vilnius between Nations, 1795–2000. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2015. 366 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87580-730-0.

Reviewed by Magdalena Waligorska (Bremen University)
Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Vilnius/Vilne/Wilno/Vilna: A Short History of Overwriting

Author: 
Hildrun Glass
Reviewer: 
Gaëlle Fisher

Fisher on Glass, 'Deutschland und die Verfolgung der Juden im rumänischen Machtbereich 1940-1944'


Hildrun Glass. Deutschland und die Verfolgung der Juden im rumänischen Machtbereich 1940-1944. München: De Gruyter Oldenbourg, 2014. 303 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-486-72293-2.

Reviewed by Gaëlle Fisher (Institute for Contemporary History Munich-Berlin)
Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Joshua C. Blank
Reviewer: 
Mark Stolarik

Stolarik on Blank, 'Creating Kashubia: History, Memory, and Identity in Canada's First Polish Community'


Joshua C. Blank. Creating Kashubia: History, Memory, and Identity in Canada's First Polish Community. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2016. 364 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-4720-9.

Reviewed by Mark Stolarik (University of Ottawa)
Published on H-Nationalism (January, 2017)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

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