Reviews

Author: 
Damien M. Sojoyner
Reviewer: 
Uriel Serrano

Serrano on Sojoyner, 'First Strike: Educational Enclosures in Black Los Angeles'

Damien M. Sojoyner. First Strike: Educational Enclosures in Black Los Angeles. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2016. 288 pp. $27.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-9755-7.

Reviewed by Uriel Serrano (University of California at Santa Cruz) Published on H-Citizenship (September, 2018) Commissioned by Emily Mitchell-Eaton (Bennington College)

Author: 
Gautam Bhan
Reviewer: 
Aparna Parikh

Parikh on Bhan, 'In the Public’s Interest: Evictions, Citizenship, and Inequality in Contemporary Delhi'

Gautam Bhan. In the Public’s Interest: Evictions, Citizenship, and Inequality in Contemporary Delhi. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2016. 308 pp. 29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-5010-3.

Reviewed by Aparna Parikh (Penn State) Published on H-Citizenship (August, 2018) Commissioned by Emily Mitchell-Eaton (Trinity College, International Studies Program)

Author: 
Curtis Marez
Reviewer: 
Anna Erwin

Erwin on Marez, 'Farm Worker Futurism: Speculative Technologies of Resistance'

Curtis Marez. Farm Worker Futurism: Speculative Technologies of Resistance. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2016. 232 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-9745-8.

Reviewed by Anna Erwin (Purdue University, Postdoctoral Research Associate in Forestry and Natural Resources) Published on H-Citizenship (June, 2018) Commissioned by Emily Mitchell-Eaton (Trinity College, International Studies Program)

Author: 
David J. Karjanen
Reviewer: 
Sharon Fuller

Fuller on Karjanen, 'The Servant Class City: Urban Revitalization versus the Working Poor in San Diego'

David J. Karjanen. The Servant Class City: Urban Revitalization versus the Working Poor in San Diego. Globalization and Community Series. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2016. 312 pp. $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-9748-9; $98.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-9462-4.

Reviewed by Sharon Fuller (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Citizenship (October, 2017) Commissioned by Emily Mitchell-Eaton

Author: 
Eva Cherniavsky
Reviewer: 
Leslie Gross-Wyrtzen

Gross-Wyrtzen on Cherniavsky, 'Neocitizenship: Political Culture after Democracy'

Eva Cherniavsky. Neocitizenship: Political Culture after Democracy. New York: New York University Press, 2017. 232 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4798-9357-7; $89.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4798-8091-1.

Reviewed by Leslie Gross-Wyrtzen (Clark University) Published on H-Citizenship (August, 2017) Commissioned by Emily Mitchell-Eaton

Author: 
Jyl J. Josephson
Reviewer: 
Ting-Fai Yu

Yu on Josephson, 'Rethinking Sexual Citizenship'

Jyl J. Josephson. Rethinking Sexual Citizenship. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2016. 242 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6047-5; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-6048-2.

Reviewed by Ting-Fai Yu (University of Melbourne) Published on H-Citizenship (May, 2017) Commissioned by Sean H. Wang

Author: 
Dieter Grimm
Reviewer: 
Jesse Quinn

Quinn on Grimm, 'Sovereignty: The Origin and Future of a Political and Legal Concept'

Dieter Grimm. Sovereignty: The Origin and Future of a Political and Legal Concept. New York: Columbia University Press, 2015. 192 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-16424-5; $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-16425-2.

Reviewed by Jesse Quinn (Syracuse University) Published on H-Citizenship (March, 2017) Commissioned by Sean H. Wang

Author: 
Warren Magnusson
Reviewer: 
Casey Lynch

Lynch and Saunders and Wilkinson and Young on Magnusson, 'Local Self-Government and the Right of the City'

Warren Magnusson. Local Self-Government and the Right of the City. McGill-Queen's Studies in Urban Governance Series. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2015. 384 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-4564-9; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-4565-6.

Reviewed by Casey Lynch (University of Arizona) and John Saunders (York University) and Catherine Wilkinson (Edge Hill University) and Julie E.E. Young (McMaster University) Published on H-Citizenship (November, 2016) Commissioned by Sean H. Wang

Author: 
Chanelle N. Rose
Reviewer: 
Perry L. Carter

Carter on Rose, 'The Struggle for Black Freedom in Miami: Civil Rights and America's Tourist Paradise, 1896-1968'

Chanelle N. Rose. The Struggle for Black Freedom in Miami: Civil Rights and America's Tourist Paradise, 1896-1968. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2015. 385 pp. $47.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-5766-4.

Reviewed by Perry L. Carter (Texas Tech University) Published on H-Citizenship (November, 2016) Commissioned by Sean H. Wang

Author: 
Kimberley Kinder
Reviewer: 
Olivia Williams

Williams on Kinder, 'DIY Detroit: Making Do in a City without Services'

Kimberley Kinder. DIY Detroit: Making Do in a City without Services. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2016. 238 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-9709-0; $87.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-9707-6.

Reviewed by Olivia Williams (Florida State University) Published on H-Citizenship (October, 2016) Commissioned by Sean H. Wang

Author: 
Tommaso Bobbio
Reviewer: 
Sya Kedzior

Kedzior on Bobbio, 'Urbanisation, Citizenship and Conflict in India: Ahmedabad, 1900-2000'

Tommaso Bobbio. Urbanisation, Citizenship and Conflict in India: Ahmedabad, 1900-2000. London and New York: Routledge, 2015. 221 pp. $145.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-317-51400-8.

Reviewed by Sya Kedzior (Towson University) Published on H-Citizenship (October, 2016) Commissioned by Sean H. Wang

Author: 
Faith G. Nibbs, Caroline Brettell, eds.
Reviewer: 
Maria Kromidas

Kromidas on Nibbs and Brettell, 'Identity and the Second Generation: How Children of Immigrants Find Their Space'

Faith G. Nibbs, Caroline Brettell, eds. Identity and the Second Generation: How Children of Immigrants Find Their Space. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2016. 240 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8265-2068-5; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8265-2069-2.

Reviewed by Maria Kromidas (William Paterson University) Published on H-Citizenship (September, 2016) Commissioned by Sean H. Wang

Author: 
John Mollenkopf, Manuel Pastor, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nicole Filler

Filler on Mollenkopf and Pastor, 'Unsettled Americans: Metropolitan Context and Civic Leadership for Immigrant Integration'

John Mollenkopf, Manuel Pastor, eds. Unsettled Americans: Metropolitan Context and Civic Leadership for Immigrant Integration. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2016. 344 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5017-0267-9; $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0266-2.

Reviewed by Nicole Filler (University of California, Santa Barbara) Published on H-Citizenship (September, 2016) Commissioned by Sean H. Wang

Author: 
Nathan Perl-Rosenthal
Reviewer: 
Dianne Meredith

Meredith on Perl-Rosenthal, 'Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution'

Nathan Perl-Rosenthal. Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution. Cambridge: Belknap Press, 2015. Illustrations, maps. 372 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-28615-3.

Reviewed by Dianne Meredith (California Maritime Academy) Published on H-Citizenship (August, 2016) Commissioned by Sean H. Wang

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