H-Net This Week (Roundup from around the Commons for the week of June 2 - June 8, 2017)

H-Net This Week ArchiveJune 2 - 8, 2017

Network News

H-SHGAPE calls for new Network Editors

H-Diplo calls for reviewers 

The Help Desk now posts regular updates on reoccurring technical problems

Network Publications

H-Diplo Roundtable on From Kinshasa to Kandahar-- Canada and Fragile States in Historical Perspective

H-Diplo ISSF Policy Series: The Election of Donald Trump and the Decline of the Expert

H-Diplo article review on "The Struggle between the United States and Israel over Recognition for Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital, 1952-67"

H-Diplo ISSF article review on "Learning to Deter. Deterrence Failure and Success in the Israel-Hezbollah Conflict, 2006-16"

H-Diplo ISSF Policy Series: Donald Trump and NATO: Historic Alliance Meets A-historic President


H-Judaic continues discussion on locating Hebrew sources in braille

H-HistBibl discusses the implications for open access for graduate dissertations

H-PRC continues discussion on position of Chairman in the 1950's & 1960's

H-Scholar discusses The Programming Historian

H-OralHist discusses mediums used to return recordings of audio interviews


H-Sci-Med-Tech subscriber asks about human heredity and morality in the United States up to 1860

H-Haiti subscriber asks for reading material on the "chasseurs volontaires de Saint-Domingue"

H-Women subscriber asks for advice on writing a biography of a living subject

H-Turk subscriber seeks issues of the newspaper İnkılap

H-Black-Europe subscriber seeks interviews in Paris to help complete their dissertation

H-Public subscriber asks for advice about contextualizing panels for monuments

H-Nutrition subscriber inquires about the commercial production of vitamins

Research Resources

H-HistBibl shares Europeana Photography, a digital archive collecting images from over 50 European institutions

H-HistBible shares article discussing building the framework for digital humanities

H-HOAC shares documentary about folk music and American communism

H-Nutrition shares article about bananas and celiac disease

H-Early-America shares free sources from the Colonial Society of Massachusetts

H-Scholar shares article about Project Cupcake and journal quality

H-HistBibl shares Europeana Photography

H-Energy shares Oxford Energy Comment: Feud Between Brothers: the GCC rift and implications for oil and gas markets

H-Energy shares Stratfor Assessment: Qatar's Feud with the Gulf States Reaches New Levels

H-Haiti shares "A Creole Solution for Haiti’s Woes"

H-Ethnic shares launch of Immigration History Research Center

H-HistBible shares list of sites with open access content

H-Nutrition shares article about the FDA redefining healthy


H-Empire shares post Of Maps and Empire: Charting an Evasive East 

H-Empire shares post Non-Aligned Punk: The Last Yugoslav Generation 

News & Publication Roundups

H-Democracy's Top Five for the week of May 28

H-Nationalism's latest Weekend Reading

H-Diplo shares publication schedule for June 5-23

H-Borderlands publishes Recent Publications

H-World shares reviews roundup

H-Nutrition shares What is a Recipe? schedule

H-Public shares latest Around the Field


H-Podcast shares podcast on Trump's Social Media Campaign in the 2016 election

H-Podcast shares The Programming Historian podcast

H-Podcast shares the Somatic Podcast

H-Podcast shares podcast about embodying feminist activism within Belfast's sociocultural context


H-Asia remembers Ainslie Embree

H-Net Reviews

H-Judaic: Tahneer Oksman reviews JewAsian: Race, Religion, and Identity for America's Newest Jews

H-SHEAR: Jessica Lowe reviews The Fate of the Revolution: Virginians Debate the Constitution

H-Diplo: Donald MacRaild reviews Religion and Greater Ireland: Christianity and Irish Global Networks, 1750-1950

H-Disability: Laurel Daen reviews Brilliant Imperfection: Grappling with Cure

H-War:  John Buaas reviews La Conquistadora: The Virgin Mary at War and Peace in the Old and New Worlds

H-Asia: Geraldine Forbes reviews Learning Femininity in Colonial India, 1820-1932

H-Diplo: John Krige reviews Redefining Science: Scientists, the National Security State, and Nuclear Weapons in Cold War America

H-War: Lisa Beckenbaugh reviews Last to Die: A Defeated Empire, a Forgotten Bomber, and the Last American Killed in World War II

H-War: Shane Peterson reviews Sculpting Doughboys: Memory, Gender, and Taste in America's World War I Memorials

H-War: Matthew Jennings reviews This Torrent of Indians: War on the Southern Frontier, 1715-1728

H-Asia: Donald W. Attwood reviews Culture, Vernacular Politics, and the Peasants: India, 1889-1950: An Edited Translation of Swami Sahajanand's Memoir

H-Slavery: Daniel Rood reviews The United States and the Transatlantic Slave Trade to the Americas, 1776-1867

H-South: Roger Bailey reviews This Vast Southern Empire: Slaveholders at the Helm of American Foreign Policy

H-Nationalism: Yasar T. Cora reviews Open Wounds: Armenians, Turks, and a Century of Genocide

H-Afro-Am: Joseph Parrott reviews The East Is Black: Cold War China in the Black Radical Imagination

H-Slavery: James Illingworth reviews Working on the Dock of the Bay: Labor and Enterprise in an Antebellum Southern Port

H-Judaic: Michael Miller reviews Philosophy of Mysticism: Raids on the Ineffable

H-Diplo: Jeffrey Montez de Oca reviews Cold War Games: Propaganda, the Olympics, and U.S. Foreign Policy

H-LatAm: John F. Schwaller reviews La Conquistadora: The Virgin Mary at War and Peace in the Old and New Worlds

H-Pennsylvania: Julie Holcomb reviews Holy Nation: The Transatlantic Quaker Ministry in an Age of Revolution

H-Childhood: Barbara Brickman reviews Fantasies of Neglect: Imagining the Urban Child in American Film and Fiction

H-Asia: Jaroslaw Suchoples reviews Economists with Guns: Authoritarian Development and U.S.-Indonesian Relations, 1960-1968

H-AMCA: Nisa Ari reviews The Origins of Palestinian Art

H-Russia: Heather Coleman reviews The Moscow Council (1917-1918): The Creation of the Conciliar Institutions of the Russian Orthodox Church

H-LatAm: Andrew Britt reviews Revolt of the Saints: Memory and Redemption in the Twilight of Brazilian Racial Democracy

H-LatAm: Colin M. Snider reviews The Color of Modernity: São Paulo and the Making of Race and Nation in Brazil

H-War:  Justin Hubbard reviews Shooting Up: A Short History of Drugs and War

H-Net Commons Top Hits:

Most Viewed Page: H-Buddhism's Journals for Buddhist Studies

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

Top Review: Daniel Rood's review of The United States and the Transatlantic Slave Trade to the Americas, 1776-1867 for H-Slavery

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