H-Net This Week (Digital Teaching Resources Galore)

H-Net This Week ArchiveDecember 2 - 8, 2016

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Forthcoming network of holiday, festival, and celebration studies seeks editors, writers, artists, and scholars to join its editorial team


H-PRC shares latest Document of the Month about detoxifying the body politic through language modification

H-HistBibl shares articles of interest to historians from Altimetric's Top 100 for 2015

H-Podcast raises questions about podcasts and U.S. elections

H-War continues discussion of no fly zones (Handgrenade of the Month) and origins of WWII

H-Scholar discusses predatory publishing and publication/retraction of "test" article

H-World continues discussing U.S. presidential elections in world historical contexts and the classroom

H-War discusses President Johnson's autobiography, The Vantage Point


H-Women subscribers seek insight about women policing gender expectations in Victorian fiction and undergraduate readings on women's rights and feminism 


H-Women shares online teaching resource, Rosa Parks' Biography

H-HistBibl shares digital release of Congressional Record from 1981-1990

H-Women subscriber shares The Ongoing Feminist Revolution timeline resource

H-Memory shares teaching resource Experiencing History: Jewish Perspectives on the Holocaust

H-High-S shares lesson plans and timeline from the Eisenhower Memorial Commission

H-HOAC shares newly available records of International Brigade and Spanish Civil War from the RGASPI archive in Moscow

H-Amstdy shares documentary about physicist Richard Garwin, designer of first H-bomb

H-Kentucky shares ExploreUK's WWI collections and collection guides

H-Kentucky shares early marriages indexes of African Americans

H-Scholar shares web resource for philosophy articles

H-Empire shares the Liberated Africans Project


H-DC shares latest Streets of Washington blog, History of the Odd Fellows Hall on Seventh Street

H-Canada invites readers to explore 12 seasonal posts from Findings/Trouvailles blog

H-War shares The Archivist’s Nook: A Few Leaves from St. Rose’s on Pearl Harbor Day

News & Publication Roundups

H-Nationalism's Weekend Reading

H-Democracy's Weekly Five round-up of democracy in the news


H-USA shares latest Breaking History Podcast, Viral Texts, Printing, and the Apocalypse with Ryan Cordell

JHistory subscriber shares radio story about WWII soldier using father's oral history

H-Kentucky shares vodcast about primary sources and special collections


H-Asia remembers Toshiyuki Aoki, former librarian in charge of Japanese Collection at Harvard-Yenching Library 

H-Japan remembers Valdo H. Viglielmo, scholar and translator of Japanese literature

Reviews and Network Publications

H-Diplo: Article review of "Theodore Roosevelt and the Politics of the Roosevelt Corollary."

H-Diplo: Jessica C.E. Gienow-Hecht and Carolin Viktorin review US Public Diplomacy and Democratization in Spain: Selling Democracy?

H-Diplo: Article review of Unholy Fury: Whitlam and Nixon at War

H-Diplo: Article review of “Anglo-Soviet Intelligence Cooperation, 1941-45: Normative Insights from the Dyadic Democratic Peace Literature.” 

H-Diplo: Article review of Security Studies Special Forum on Oil

H-Diplo: Tobias Hof reviews Enemies to Allies: Cold War Germany and American Memory

H-War: Jun Suk Hyun reviews Protests against U.S. Military Base Policy in Asia: Persuasion and Its Limits in Base Politics

H-War: Laurence M. Burke reviews Striking the Hornets' Nest: Naval Aviation and the Origins of Strategic Bombing in World War I

H-War: Rebecca E. Powell reviews A Changing Wind: Commerce and Conflict in Civil War Atlanta

H-War: Daniel Curzon reviews Imperial Japan at Its Zenith: The Wartime Celebration of the Empire's 2,600th Anniversary

H-Albion: Michael F. Dove reviews British Pirates and Society, 1680-1730

H-Afro-Am: Michael Dickinson reviews Seeds of Empire: Cotton, Slavery, and the Transformation of the Texas Borderlands, 1800-1850

H-German: Mark Berry reviews Arnold Schoenberg's "A Survivor from Warsaw" in Postwar Europe

H-Poland: Victor Gomez reviews An Uncanny Era: Conversations between Václav Havel and Adam Michnik

H-AmIndian: Michael F. Magliari reviews Ethnic Cleansing and the Indian: The Crime That Should Haunt America

H-Judaic: Zev Eleff reviews Bringing Zion Home: Israel in American Jewish Culture, 1948-1967

H-Judaic: Ariel Evan Mayse reviews Abraham Joshua Heschel and the Sources of Wonder

H-Net Commons Top Hits:

Most Viewed Page: H-Asia's Job ads page

Top Discussion: H-DC's discussion of the Washington Evening Star online

Top Review: Christopher Olsen on Apostles of Disunion: Southern Secession Commissioners and the Causes of the Civil War for H-South

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