Reviews

Author: 
Narendra Subramanian
Reviewer: 
Aparna Malaviya

Malaviya on Subramanian, 'Nation and Family: Personal Law, Cultural Pluralism, and Gendered Citizenship in India'


Narendra Subramanian. Nation and Family: Personal Law, Cultural Pluralism, and Gendered Citizenship in India. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014. 400 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-8878-6.

Reviewed by Aparna Malaviya (Department of Humanities and Social Sciences; Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai)
Published on H-Nationalism (May, 2015)
Commissioned by Sarah Mak

Author: 
Kristin Ann Hass
Reviewer: 
Gabriela Welch

Welch on Hass, 'Sacrificing Soldiers on the National Mall'


Kristin Ann Hass. Sacrificing Soldiers on the National Mall. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2013. 280 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-27411-2.

Reviewed by Gabriela Welch (Monash University)
Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2015)
Commissioned by Sarah Mak

War, Remembrance, and National Representation in the United States

Author: 
Julia Phillips Cohen
Reviewer: 
Yasar T. Cora

Cora on Cohen, 'Becoming Ottomans: Sephardi Jews and Imperial Citizenship in the Modern Era'


Julia Phillips Cohen. Becoming Ottomans: Sephardi Jews and Imperial Citizenship in the Modern Era. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. 256 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-934040-8.

Reviewed by Yasar T. Cora
Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2015)
Commissioned by Ari Ariel

Author: 
William Schniedewind
Reviewer: 
Diana Muir Appelbaum

Appelbaum on Avraham Faust, 'The Archaeology of Israelite Society in Iron Age II' and William Schniedewind, 'A Social History of Hebrew; Its Origins through the Rabbinic Period'


Avraham Faust. The Archaeology of Israelite Society in Iron Age II. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2012. xviii + 328 pp. $49.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57506-179-5.William Schniedewind. A Social History of Hebrew; Its Origins through the Rabbinic Period. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2013. 280 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-17668-1.

Reviewed by Diana Muir Appelbaum
Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2015)
Commissioned by Ari Ariel

Author: 
Bedross Der Matossian
Reviewer: 
Roberto Mazza

Mazza on Der Matossian, 'Shattered Dreams of Revolution: From Liberty to Violence in the Late Ottoman Empire'


Bedross Der Matossian. Shattered Dreams of Revolution: From Liberty to Violence in the Late Ottoman Empire. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014. 264 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9147-2; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-9263-9.

Reviewed by Roberto Mazza
Published on H-Nationalism (February, 2015)
Commissioned by Ari Ariel

Shattered Dreams of Revolution: From Liberty to Violence in the Late Ottoman Empire

Author: 
Elissa Helms
Reviewer: 
Patrice LeClerc

LeClerc on Helms, 'Innocence and Victimhood: Gender, Nation, and Women's Activism in Postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina'


Elissa Helms. Innocence and Victimhood: Gender, Nation, and Women's Activism in Postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2013. 348 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-299-29554-7.

Reviewed by Patrice LeClerc (St. Lawrence University)
Published on H-Nationalism (November, 2014)
Commissioned by Sarah Mak

Author: 
Iqbal Singh Sevea
Reviewer: 
Thierry DiCostanzo

DiCostanzo on Sevea, 'The Political Philosophy of Muhammad Iqbal: Islam and Nationalism in Late Colonial India'


Iqbal Singh Sevea. The Political Philosophy of Muhammad Iqbal: Islam and Nationalism in Late Colonial India. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. xix + 234 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-00886-1.

Reviewed by Thierry DiCostanzo (University of Strasbourg)
Published on H-Nationalism (October, 2014)
Commissioned by Eric H. Limbach

Moderately Communal Iqbal

Author: 
Florencia Garramuño
Reviewer: 
Marilyn Miller

Miller on Garramuño, 'Primitive Modernities: Tango, Samba, and Nation'


Florencia Garramuño. Primitive Modernities: Tango, Samba, and Nation. Trans. Anna Kazumi Stahl. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2011. xi + 200 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-6249-6; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-6250-2.

Reviewed by Marilyn Miller (Tulane University)
Published on H-Nationalism (September, 2014)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Author: 
E. Gabrielle Kuenzli
Reviewer: 
James Siekmeier

Siekmeier on Kuenzli, 'Acting Inca: National Belonging in Early Twentieth-Century Bolivia'


E. Gabrielle Kuenzli. Acting Inca: National Belonging in Early Twentieth-Century Bolivia. Pitt Latin American Series. Pittsburgh: University Of Pittsburgh Press, 2013. 208 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8229-6232-8.

Reviewed by James Siekmeier (West Virginia University)
Published on H-Nationalism (July, 2014)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Author: 
Nico Slate
Reviewer: 
Dara Walker

Walker on Slate, 'Black Power beyond Borders: The Global Dimensions of the Black Power Movement'


Nico Slate. Black Power beyond Borders: The Global Dimensions of the Black Power Movement. Contemporary Black History Series. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. viii + 214 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-28505-8; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-137-28506-5.

Reviewed by Dara Walker (Rutgers University)
Published on H-Nationalism (January, 2014)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Author: 
Marie McAndrew
Reviewer: 
Aidan Beatty

Beatty on McAndrew, 'Fragile Majorities and Education: Belgium, Catalonia, Northern Ireland, and Quebec'


Marie McAndrew. Fragile Majorities and Education: Belgium, Catalonia, Northern Ireland, and Quebec. Translated by Michael O'Hearn. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2012. 280 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-4090-3; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-4091-0.

Reviewed by Aidan Beatty
Published on H-Nationalism (September, 2013)
Commissioned by Eric H. Limbach

Beatty on McAndrew

Author: 
Lloyd S. Kramer
Reviewer: 
Erika L. Briesacher

Briesacher on Kramer, 'Nationalism in Europe and America: Politics, Cultures, and Identities since 1775'


Lloyd S. Kramer. Nationalism in Europe and America: Politics, Cultures, and Identities since 1775. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. xii + 260 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3484-8; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-7200-0.

Reviewed by Erika L. Briesacher (Worcester State University)
Published on H-Nationalism (July, 2013)
Commissioned by Eric H. Limbach

Author: 
Scott Eastman
Reviewer: 
Charlton Yingling

Yingling on Eastman, 'Preaching Spanish Nationalism across the Hispanic Atlantic, 1759-1823'


Scott Eastman. Preaching Spanish Nationalism across the Hispanic Atlantic, 1759-1823. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2011. 264 pp. $42.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-3957-8.

Reviewed by Charlton Yingling (University of South Carolina)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2013)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Author: 
Kristin Surak
Reviewer: 
Chris Perkins

Perkins on Surak, 'Making Tea, Making Japan: Cultural Nationalism in Practice'


Kristin Surak. Making Tea, Making Japan: Cultural Nationalism in Practice. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2013. Illustrations. xv + 252 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-7866-4; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-7867-1.

Reviewed by Chris Perkins (University of Edinburgh)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2013)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Author: 
Ireneusz Paweł Karolewski, Andrzej Marcin Suszycki, eds.
Reviewer: 
Andrew Behrendt

Behrendt on Karolewski and Suszycki, 'The Nation and Nationalism in Europe: An Introduction'


Ireneusz Paweł Karolewski, Andrzej Marcin Suszycki, eds. The Nation and Nationalism in Europe: An Introduction. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2011. 223 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-3806-2; $32.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-3807-9.

Reviewed by Andrew Behrendt (University of Pittsburgh)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2013)
Commissioned by Eric H. Limbach

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