H-Net This Week (Teaching Resources for the Present Moment)

H-Net This Week ArchiveJanuary 6 - 12, 2017

Network News 

Holiday, festival, and celebration editors and contributors sought for forthcoming H-Celebration network & journal

H-Slavery & H-Emotions share third installment of emotion studies and slavery series


H-Environment suggests books and articles for an undergrad seminar on water

H-Digital-History subscriber shares The Jews of Stühlingen, 1600-1743: a digital excavation project with request for feedback

H-DC subscriber shares new dc1968 project commemorating 50th anniversary of 1968, invites participants

H-War continues discussing US invasions in the Middle East

H-World's mega-discussion on teaching Western civ continues


H-Women subscriber seeks recent textbooks on women in 19th-20th-century Europe

H-West subscriber seeks resources about water in California

H-Black-Europe subscriber seeks data on policing and race in London from 1950s-1980s


H-High-S shares C-Span resources on MLK Day, Senate Confirmation Hearings, and Election/Transition

H-Islamart shares essay about value of teaching Islamic art

H-Digital History shares Tel Aviv University's Online Wiener Archive on Nazi era & the Holocaust

H-Germanistik shares website for German-language theater and performance research

H-Amstdy shares bibliographies & reading groups on race, ethnicity, art & visual culture

H-Français shares announcement about MLA's new Humanities Commons


H-DC's latest Streets of Washington post on history of Meridian Mansions

H-OralHist shares posts from The Oral History Review's OUP blog

News & Publication Roundups

H-Nationalism's Weekend Reading

H-Soyuz's Part Two of December 2016's Book Review Round Up

H-Slavery's Reconstruction150 Link Roundup

H-Adjunct shares news and updates from Coalition of Contingent Academic Labor


H-World shared Breaking History podcast episode on historians & DH with Dr. Benjamin Schmidt


H-Buddhism remembers Buddhism and Sanskrit scholar Bruce Hall

Reviews and Network Publications

H-Judaic: Ranen Omer-Sherman reviews A Home for All Jews: Citizenship, Rights, and National Identity in the New Israeli State

H-Diplo: Edward Rhodes reviews Choosing War: Presidential Decisions in the Maine, Lusitania, and Panay Incidents


H-Diplo: Lina Benabdallah reviews Readings in the International Relations of Africa

H-War: Nicholas Sambaluk reviews Eyeing the Red Storm: Eisenhower and the First Attempt to Build a Spy Satellite

H-War: Paul Springer reviews The Uprooted: Race, Children, and Imperialism in French Indochina, 1890-1980

H-War: Steve Marti reviews Commemorating Canada: History, Heritage, and Memory, 1850s-1990s

H-War: Keith Dickson reviews Confronting Memories of World War II: European and Asian Legacies

H-AMCA: Tina Barouti reviews The Arab Imago: A Social History of Portrait Photography, 1860-1910

H-Asia: Rohit Wanchoo reviews India at War: The Subcontinent and the Second World War

H-Asia: Divya Cherian reviews Looking Within, Looking Without: Exploring Households in the Subcontinent through Time

H-Water: Nathan S. McConnell reviews Connecting the Drops: A Citizens' Guide to Protecting Water Resources

H-Law: Brandon T. Jett reviews The Rise and Fall of Violent Crime in America

H-Afr-Am: Traci Parker reviews Whose Harlem Is This, Anyway?: Community Politics and Grassroots Activism during the New Negro Era

H-Animal: Jenny Adlem reviews At Home and Astray: The Domestic Dog in Victorian Britain

H-Judiac: Brian Horowtiz reviews The Dream of Zion: The Story of the First Zionist Congress

H-Judaic: Robert Isaacson reviews Francophone Jewish Writers Imagining Israel

H-Albion: Larry Stewart reviews The Experimental Self: Humphry Davy and the Making of a Man of Science

H-Diplo: Richard Ned Lebow shares ISSF Policy Series: Trump the Tweeter

H-Diplo: ISSF review of The Cold War, the developing world, and the creation of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), 1953–1957

H-Slavery & H-Emotions: Emotions and Slavery Studies #3: Emotions, Manhood, and Backlash in the Post-Emancipation South

H-Net Commons Top Hits:

This info is compiled from Google Analytics by the editor of HNTW on Friday, based on the previous Friday-Thursday.

Most Viewed Page: H-PCAACA's blog post about the representation of vasectomies in The Gilmore Girls

Top Discussion: H-Islamart's discussion on the difficulty of teaching Islamic art

Top Review: Divya Cherian's review of Looking Within, Looking Without: Exploring Households in the Subcontinent through Time on H-Asia

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