Reviews

Author: 
Jonathan M. Reynolds
Reviewer: 
Francis Chia-Hui Lin

Lin on Reynolds, 'Allegories of Time and Space: Japanese Identity in Photography and Architecture'


Jonathan M. Reynolds. Allegories of Time and Space: Japanese Identity in Photography and Architecture. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2015. 352 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-3924-6.

Reviewed by Francis Chia-Hui Lin (Taylor's University)
Published on H-Nationalism (September, 2016)
Commissioned by Sarah Mak

An Ethnographic Surrogate for Nationalism

Author: 
Per Anders Rudling
Reviewer: 
Magdalena Waligorska

Waligorska on Rudling, 'The Rise and Fall of Belarusian Nationalism, 1906-1931'


Per Anders Rudling. The Rise and Fall of Belarusian Nationalism, 1906-1931. Pitt Russian East European Series. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015. Illustrations. 448 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8229-6308-0.

Reviewed by Magdalena Waligorska (Bremen University)
Published on H-Nationalism (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Gardening the Nation: The Curious Case of Belarusian Nationalism

Author: 
Costica Dumbrava
Reviewer: 
Elke Winter

Winter on Dumbrava, 'Nationality, Citizenship and Ethno-Cultural Belonging: Preferential Membership Policies in Europe'


Costica Dumbrava. Nationality, Citizenship and Ethno-Cultural Belonging: Preferential Membership Policies in Europe. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. 196 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-38207-8.

Reviewed by Elke Winter (University of Ottawa)
Published on H-Nationalism (July, 2016)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Deborah Toner
Reviewer: 
Amy Robinson

Robinson on Toner, 'Alcohol and Nationhood in Nineteenth-Century Mexico'


Deborah Toner. Alcohol and Nationhood in Nineteenth-Century Mexico. The Mexican Experience Series. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2015. 384 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-7432-7; $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-6974-3.

Reviewed by Amy Robinson (Bowling Green State University)
Published on H-Nationalism (July, 2016)
Commissioned by Sarah Mak

Author: 
Jessica Chen Weiss
Reviewer: 
Yana Zuo

Zuo on Weiss, 'Powerful Patriots: Nationalist Protest in China's Foreign Relations'


Jessica Chen Weiss. Powerful Patriots: Nationalist Protest in China's Foreign Relations. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. 360 pp. $33.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-938756-4.

Reviewed by Yana Zuo (Shanghai Jiaotong University)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Sarah Mak

Author: 
Ronald Grigor Suny
Reviewer: 
Marc David Baer

Baer on Suny, '"They can live in the desert but nowhere else": A History of the Armenian Genocide'


Ronald Grigor Suny. "They can live in the desert but nowhere else": A History of the Armenian Genocide. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015. xxiv + 490 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-14730-7.

Reviewed by Marc David Baer (LSE)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Darius Staliūnas
Reviewer: 
Klaus Richter

Richter on Staliūnas, 'Enemies for a Day: Antisemitism and Anti-Jewish Violence in Lithuania under the Tsars'


Darius Staliūnas. Enemies for a Day: Antisemitism and Anti-Jewish Violence in Lithuania under the Tsars. Historical Studies in Eastern Europe and Eurasia Series. Budapest: Central European University Press, 2015. 320 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-963-386-072-4; $39.99 (paper), ISBN 978-963-386-097-7.

Reviewed by Klaus Richter (University of Birmingham)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Ştefan Cristian Ionescu
Reviewer: 
Cosmin Sebastian Cercel

Cercel on Ionescu, 'Jewish Resistance to 'Romanianization', 1940–44'


Ştefan Cristian Ionescu. Jewish Resistance to 'Romanianization', 1940–44. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. xv + 270 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-48458-1.

Reviewed by Cosmin Sebastian Cercel (University of Nottingham)
Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2016)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

In Law’s Shadow: The Limits of “Romanianization”

Author: 
Florian Bieber, Armina Galijaš, Rory Archer, eds.
Reviewer: 
Marko Attila Hoare

Hoare on Bieber and Galijaš and Archer, 'Debating the End of Yugoslavia'


Florian Bieber, Armina Galijaš, Rory Archer, eds. Debating the End of Yugoslavia. Farnham: Ashgate Publishing Ltd, 2014. 276 pp. $119.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4094-6711-3.

Reviewed by Marko Attila Hoare (Kingston University London)
Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2016)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Alex Drace-Francis
Reviewer: 
Monica Spiridon

Spiridon on Drace-Francis, 'The Traditions of Invention: Romanian Ethnic and Social Stereotypes in Historical Context'


Alex Drace-Francis. The Traditions of Invention: Romanian Ethnic and Social Stereotypes in Historical Context. Balkan Studies Library Series. Leiden: Brill, 2013. 310 pp. $149.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-21617-4.

Reviewed by Monica Spiridon (University of Bucharest)
Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2016)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Stefan Berger, Alexei Miller, eds.
Reviewer: 
Aviel Roshwald

Roshwald on Berger and Miller, 'Nationalizing Empires'


Stefan Berger, Alexei Miller, eds. Nationalizing Empires. Budapest: Central European University Press, 2014. 700 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-963-386-016-8.

Reviewed by Aviel Roshwald (Georgetown University)
Published on H-Nationalism (January, 2016)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Stefan Manz
Reviewer: 
Sacha Davis

Davis on Manz, 'Constructing a German Diaspora: The "Greater German Empire", 1871-1918'


Stefan Manz. Constructing a German Diaspora: The "Greater German Empire", 1871-1918. Oxford: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2013. 360 pp. $145.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-89226-1.

Reviewed by Sacha Davis (University of Newcastle)
Published on H-Nationalism (October, 2015)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Seán Hand, Steven T. Katz, eds.
Reviewer: 
Rebecca Clifford

Clifford on Hand and Katz, 'Post-Holocaust France and the Jews, 1945-1955'


Seán Hand, Steven T. Katz, eds. Post-Holocaust France and the Jews, 1945-1955. New York: New York University Press, 2015. 256 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4798-3504-1.

Reviewed by Rebecca Clifford (Swansea University)
Published on H-Nationalism (October, 2015)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

Author: 
Jason D. Hansen
Reviewer: 
Steven Seegel

Seegel on Hansen, 'Mapping the Germans: Statistical Science, Cartography, and the Visualization of the German Nation, 1848-1914'


Jason D. Hansen. Mapping the Germans: Statistical Science, Cartography, and the Visualization of the German Nation, 1848-1914. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. 232 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-871439-2.

Reviewed by Steven Seegel (University of Northern Colorado)
Published on H-Nationalism (October, 2015)
Commissioned by Cristian Cercel

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