Reviews

Author: 
Stefan Berger, Chris Lorenz, Billie Melman, eds.
Reviewer: 
Alexander Maxwell

Maxwell on Berger and Lorenz and Melman, 'Popularizing National Pasts: 1800 to the Present'


Stefan Berger, Chris Lorenz, Billie Melman, eds. Popularizing National Pasts: 1800 to the Present. New York: Routledge, 2011. 376 pp. $125.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-89435-7; ISBN 978-0-203-18228-4.

Reviewed by Alexander Maxwell (Victorian University of Wellington)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2013)
Commissioned by Eric H. Limbach

Author: 
Gilbert Rozman, ed.
Reviewer: 
Sarah Mak

Mak on Rozman, 'East Asian National Identities: Common Roots and Chinese Exceptionalism'


Gilbert Rozman, ed. East Asian National Identities: Common Roots and Chinese Exceptionalism. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2012. 256 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-8117-6.

Reviewed by Sarah Mak (University of California, Santa Cruz)
Published on H-Nationalism (June, 2013)
Commissioned by Eric H. Limbach

Author: 
Jeffrey Geiger
Reviewer: 
Ian Scott

Scott on Geiger, 'American Documentary Film: Projecting the Nation'


Jeffrey Geiger. American Documentary Film: Projecting the Nation. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2011. xi + 275 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-2147-7; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-2148-4.

Reviewed by Ian Scott (University of Manchester)
Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2013)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Author: 
Andre M. Fleche
Reviewer: 
Jarret Ruminski

Ruminski on Fleche, 'The Revolution of 1861: The American Civil War in the Age of Nationalist Conflict'


Andre M. Fleche. The Revolution of 1861: The American Civil War in the Age of Nationalist Conflict. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2012. xii + 204 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3523-4.

Reviewed by Jarret Ruminski (University of Calgary)
Published on H-Nationalism (December, 2012)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Author: 
Sekhar Bandyopadhyay, ed.
Reviewer: 
John Pincince

Pincince on Bandyopadhyay, 'Nationalist Movement in India: A Reader'


Sekhar Bandyopadhyay, ed. Nationalist Movement in India: A Reader. Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2009. xliii + 389 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-569881-7.

Reviewed by John Pincince (Loyola University Chicago)
Published on H-Nationalism (November, 2011)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Abridged Too Far

Author: 
Arnaldo Testi
Reviewer: 
Eran Shalev

Shalev on Testi, 'Capture the Flag: The Stars and Stripes in American History'


Arnaldo Testi. Capture the Flag: The Stars and Stripes in American History. New York: New York University Press, 2010. x + 165 pp. $22.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-8322-1.

Reviewed by Eran Shalev (Haifa University)
Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2011)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

What's in a Flag? The Tortured History of the Stars and Stripes

Author: 
Patrick Colm Hogan
Reviewer: 
Joshua Searle-White

Searle-White on Hogan, 'Understanding Nationalism: On Narrative, Cognitive Science, and Identity'


Patrick Colm Hogan. Understanding Nationalism: On Narrative, Cognitive Science, and Identity. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2009. 408 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8142-1107-6.

Reviewed by Joshua Searle-White (Allegheny College)
Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2010)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Nationalism and Narrative

Author: 
Emilio Gentile
Reviewer: 
Joshua Arthurs

Arthurs on Gentile, 'La Grande Italia: The Rise and Fall of the Myth of the Nation in the Twentieth Century'


Emilio Gentile. La Grande Italia: The Rise and Fall of the Myth of the Nation in the Twentieth Century. Translated by Suzanne Dingee and Jennifer Pudney. George L. Mosse Series in Modern European Cultural and Intellectual History. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2009. Illustrations. xiv + 408 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-22810-1; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-299-22814-9.

Author: 
Seth C. Bruggeman
Reviewer: 
Kirk Savage

Savage on Bruggeman, 'Here, George Washington Was Born: Memory, Material Culture, and the Public History of a National Monument'


Seth C. Bruggeman. Here, George Washington Was Born: Memory, Material Culture, and the Public History of a National Monument. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2008. xi + 260 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-3177-5; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-3178-2.

Reviewed by Kirk Savage (University of Pittsburgh)
Published on H-Nationalism (October, 2009)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Author: 
Susan Dewey
Reviewer: 
Rohit Chopra

Chopra on Dewey, 'Making Miss India Miss World: Constructing Gender, Power, and the Nation in Post-liberalization India'


Susan Dewey. Making Miss India Miss World: Constructing Gender, Power, and the Nation in Post-liberalization India. Gender and Globalization Series. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2008. xii + 245 pp. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8156-3176-7.

Reviewed by Rohit Chopra (Santa Clara University)
Published on H-Nationalism (September, 2009)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Author: 
Michelle Mouton
Reviewer: 
Lora Knight

Knight on Mouton, 'From Nurturing the Nation to Purifying the Volk: Weimar and Nazi Family Policy, 1918-1945'


Michelle Mouton. From Nurturing the Nation to Purifying the Volk: Weimar and Nazi Family Policy, 1918-1945. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. xvi + 309 pp. $78.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-86184-7.

Reviewed by Lora Knight
Published on H-Nationalism (January, 2009)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Intent vs. Implementation

Author: 
Don H. Doyle, Marco Antonio Pamplona, eds.
Reviewer: 
Robert Parkinson

Parkinson on Doyle and Pamplona, 'Nationalism in the New World'


Don H. Doyle, Marco Antonio Pamplona, eds. Nationalism in the New World. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2006. 320 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-2820-1.

Reviewed by Robert Parkinson
Published on H-Nationalism (January, 2009)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Beyond Creole Pioneers

Author: 
Jing Tsu
Reviewer: 
James Leibold

Leibold on Tsu, 'Failure, Nationalism, and Literature: The Making of Modern Chinese Identity, 1895-1937'


Jing Tsu. Failure, Nationalism, and Literature: The Making of Modern Chinese Identity, 1895-1937. Standford: Stanford University Press, 2005. 344 pp. Illustrations. $58.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-5176-6.

Reviewed by James Leibold
Published on H-Nationalism (December, 2008)
Commissioned by Paul Quigley

Failure and Chinese Nationalism

Author: 
Christopher A. Whatley
Reviewer: 
Alan H. Singer

Singer on Whatley, 'The Scots and the Union'


Christopher A. Whatley. The Scots and the Union. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2007. xv + 424 pp. + 16 pp. of plates. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-3470-5.

Reviewed by Alan H. Singer (Honors College, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
Published on H-Nationalism (May, 2008)

A Parcel of Rogues or Men of Principle?

Author: 
Kathryn Spellman
Reviewer: 
Jane Silloway Smith

Smith on Spellman, 'Religion and Nation: Iranian Local and Transnational Networks in Britain'


Kathryn Spellman. Religion and Nation: Iranian Local and Transnational Networks in Britain. New York: Berghahn Books, 2004. 240 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57181-576-7.

Reviewed by Jane Silloway Smith (Department of History, Northwestern University)
Published on H-Nationalism (April, 2008)

Iranians in Britain

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