H-Net This Week (Roundup from around the Commons for the week of May 19 -25, 2017)

H-Net This Week ArchiveMay 19 - 25, 2017

Network News

H-Buddhism welcomes editors Lewis Doney and Jason Protass

Calls for reviewers at H-Florida; network editors at H-Pietism; and review editors at H-Pietism and H-SHGAPE

H-Nutrition's What is a Recipe project is up and running, including a calendar of events

Network Publications

H-Diplo ISSF policy series: Donald Trump and the Limits of International Law

H-Diplo article review of “Polarity Analysis and Collective Perceptions of Power: The Need for a New Approach”

H-Diplo article review of “Covert Communication: The Intelligibility and Credibility of Signaling in Secret”

H-Diplo article review of "The 'Cuba of the West'?  France’s Cold War in Zaire, 1977-1978” 


H-SAWH's Mentoring Discussion Series discusses starting a family as a young academic

H-Haiti announced Duke's first undergraduate thesis written in Creole

H-Buddhism continues discussion on death and dying in Buddhism

H-Buddhism subscribers discuss Pagpa and Kubilai Khan

H-Midwest continues discussion on Minnesota State Public School


JHistory subscriber seeks textbooks on journalism from 1950s/1960s

H-Rural subscriber queries resources for investigating postwar hybrid corn

H-Buddhism subscriber queries about Sanskrit Names in Puṇyabala Avadāna

H-Early-America, H-SHEAR, H-Law subscribers queries about Thomas Jefferson

H-Asia subscriber offers slides from 1980s China

Research Resources

H-HistBibl shares The Digitising the Edwin Morgan Scrapbooks project 

H-Scholar shares Flickr: The Commons resource

H-Asia shares resource update on The Japan Guide from The National Archives of the Netherlands

H-Africa subscriber shares 40 years of photocopies in West Africa and general African history

H-HistBibl shares the Digital Repository of Ireland

H-SHEAR shares new interim issue of Common Place

H-Kentucky continues sharing resources for the Kentucky Woman Suffrage Project

H-Pennsylvania shares A Pennsylvania Scot in Big Labor's Court

Teaching Resources

H-Caribbean shares Digital Resource: Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis


H-Midwest shares Anoka County Historical Society: Doll

H-Haiti shares Haitian Statecraft in the Early Nineteenth Century

News & Publication Roundups

H-Adjunct shares COCAL updates for May 2017

H-Luso-Africa shares recent publications on Lusophone Africa

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

H-Nationalism's Weekend Reading


H-Podcast shares New Book in American Studies- New Episode with Ralph Young on Dissent

H-Podcast shares The Way of Improvement Lead Home - Episode 23: Giving in America

H-Podcast announces the latest episode of Heartland History

H-Africa shares latest Africa Past and Present episode Indian Ocean Africa--Icons, Commodities, Mobility


H-Mideast-Medieval remembers prominent Russian Arabist Dr. Anna Arkadievna Iskoz-Dolinina

H-Judaic remembers Alan Mintz, Professor of Hebrew Literature at the Jewish Theological Seminary

H-Net Reviews

H-Disability: Verusca Calabria reviews Destigmatising Mental Illness

H-Diplo: Adrian Pearce reviews The Temptations of Trade: Britain, Spain, and the Struggle for Empire

H-Diplo: Ernst Pijning reviews The Dutch Moment: War, Trade, and Settlement in the Seventeenth-Century Atlantic World

H-War: Katelyn Tietzen reviews The United States and Iraq Since 1990: A Brief History with Documents

H-War: Dan Gashler reviews Lemberg, Lwów, L'viv, 1914-1947: Violence and Ethnicity in a Contested City

H-War: Frank Blazich reviews The Fighting Sullivans: How Hollywood and the Military Make Heroes

H-FedHist: Susan M. Hartmann reviews Women in Presidential Cabinets: Power Players or Abundant Tokens?

H-NewMexico: John P. Wilson reviews Civil War in the Southwest Borderlands, 1861–1867

H-Buddhism: Michael Chladek reviews Living Buddhism: Mind, Self, and Emotion in a Thai Community

H-Italy: Tracy Adams reviews From She-Wolf to Martyr: The Reign and Disputed Reputation of Johanna I of Naples

H-Citizenship: Matthew G. Hannah reviews Mapping the Germans: Statistical Science, Cartography, and the Visualization of the German Nation, 1848-1914

H-Nationalism: Steven Seegel reviews Mapping the Germans: Statistical Science, Cartography, and the Visualization of the German Nation, 1848-1914

H-TGS: Robert Nelson reviews Mapping the Germans: Statistical Science, Cartography, and the Visualization of the German Nation, 1848-1914

H-Nationalism: Anastasia Karakasidou reviews The Grecanici of Southern Italy: Governance, Violence, and Minority Politics

H-Levant: Levi Thompson reviews War and Occupation in Iraqi Fiction

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-Buddhism's list of journals for Buddhist studies

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

Top Review: Jingbin Wang's 2014 review of The Everlasting Empire: The Political Culture of Ancient China and Its Imperial Legacy for H-Empire

Compiled by the H-Net Clerks and edited by Yelena KalinskyPrevious issues  of H-Net This Week