H-Net This Week (Highlighting New Pubs and Discussions on Networks)

H-Net This Week ArchiveJanuary 13 - 19, 2017

Network News

H-Grad editors share network New Year's resolutions and planning

H-Nutrition invites feedback from subscribers on future network projects

H-FedHist shares latest issue of The Federalist, SHFG's newsletter

Network Publications

H-Diplo article review of "Oil Power and Economic Theologies: The United States and the Third World in the Wake of the Energy Crisis"

H-Diplo roundtable on The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle-East

H-Diplo's Policy Series essays "Human Rights and the Trump Administration" and "Donald Trump and the Limits of Human Rights"

H-Diplo article review of "Arms Wrestle: Capitol Hill Fight over Carter's 1978 Middle East 'Package' Airplane Sale"

H-Diplo article review of "Wither the Balancers? The Case for a Methodological Reset" and "States, Nations, and Territorial Stability: Why Chinese Hegemony Would Be Better for International Order"


H-EarlySlavic offers responses to state of the field of Early Slavic and early modern and medieval studies

H-World's  teaching Western civ and world history mega-thread continues

H-Levant raises questions about historical contexts for the Syrian Civil War

H-Utopia shares article on intentional communities in the Trump age

H-Diplo shares statement from CIA's historical review panel


H-Urban subscriber seeks archival home for vacation slide collection of urban landscapes from 1950s-1980s

Teaching Resources

H-High-S shares Teaching Tolerance and Diversity Issues newsletter

Research Resources

H-Nutrition shares Zotero library on history of nutrition resources

H-New-Jersey shares free access online New Jersey Studies Journal

H-SAE links to series of articles on time and narrative of Balkan Wars

H-Amstdy shares open access to Souls' special issue on African American representation & respectability politics

H-Sci-Med-Tech shares Technology Stories, open-acces site for scholarship on history of technology.

H-West-Africa shares website outlining potential research at National Archives of Cote d'Ivoire


H-Empire shares final response to Rewriting Dutch colonial histories

News & Publication Roundups

H-Nationalism's Weekend Reading

H-Nationalism's latest Nationalism and the First World War Centenary

H-Empire's Top Picks in Imperial & Global History

H-HistBibl shares University Press Books We Loved in 2016 from the Scholarly Kitchen

H-Luso-Africa shares recent publications on Lusophone Africa

H-Public's Around the Field of public history

H-Diplo's Journal Watch for the first quarter of 2017


H-Podcast shares roundup of academic and popular podcasts on Classical subjects

H-Podcast shares Social Media and Politics


H-Asia remembers professor of Indology Ludo Rocher

H-Net Reviews

H-Diplo: Raffael M. Scheck reviews An Iron Wind: Europe under Hitler

H-Diplo: Fernando Calderón reviews Mexico's Cold War: Cuba, the United States, and the Legacy of the Mexican Revolution

H-War: Adam Zucconi reviews Lone Star Unionism, Dissent, and Resistance: Other Sides of Civil War Texas

H-War: Matthew Barrett reviews The Men with Broken Faces: Gueules Cassées of the First World War

H-War: Martha Hanna reviews The Church of England and the Home Front, 1914-1918: Civilians, Soldiers and Religion in Wartime Colchester

H-War: Thomas Reinstein reviews A Season of Inquiry Revisited: The Church Committee Confronts America's Spy Agencies

H-Environment: Adrienne Baxter Bell reviews Rounded Up in Glory: Frank Reaugh, Texas Renaissance Man

H-Russia: Andrey Shabanov reviews Cultures of International Exhibitions 1840-1940: Great Exhibitions in the Margins

H-Judaic: Shaul Stampfer reviews Chachmei Yisroel B'America: The Nineteen Biographical - Historical Works of Rabbi B. Z. Eisenstadt

H-Russia: Sergiy Yakovenko reviews Cultural Studies 1983: A Theoretical History

H-Environment: Frederico Freitas reviews Theory of the Border

H-Environment: Mark V. Barrow reviews Spare the Birds! George Bird Grinnell and the First Audubon Society

H-Law: Julian Andrei Velasco Pedraza reviews La fiscalidad novohispana en el imperio español Conceptualizaciones, proyectos y contradicciones

H-Nationalism: Marcel Stoetzler reviews A World without Jews: The Nazi Imagination from Persecution to Genocide

H-War: Anne-Marie Contreras reviews Bleeding Talent: How the US Military Mismanages Great Leaders and Why It's Time for a Revolution

H-Net Commons Top Hits:

Most Viewed Page: H-LatAm's Syllabus collection

Top Discussion: H-World's discussion on world versus global history

Top Review: Rian van Meeteren's review of A Mad Catastrophe for H-War

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