Reviews

Author: 
Youngmin Kim
Reviewer: 
Loubna El Amine

El Amine on Kim, 'A History of Chinese Political Thought'

Youngmin Kim. A History of Chinese Political Thought. Cambridge: Polity, 2018. x + 273 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7456-5246-7; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7456-5247-4.

Reviewed by Loubna El Amine (Northwestern University) Published on H-Ideas (February, 2019) Commissioned by Madeleine Elfenbein (Lichtenberg-Kolleg, University of Göttingen)

Author: 
Asad Haider
Reviewer: 
Timothy Hodgdon

Hodgdon on Haider, 'Mistaken Identity: Race and Class in the Age of Trump'

Asad Haider. Mistaken Identity: Race and Class in the Age of Trump. Brooklyn, NY: Verso, 2018. 144 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-78663-737-6.

Reviewed by Timothy Hodgdon Published on H-Ideas (February, 2019) Commissioned by Aidan Beatty (University of Pittsburgh)

Author: 
Jeff Love
Reviewer: 
James H. Nichols, Jr.

Nichols, Jr. on Love, 'The Black Circle: A Life of Alexandre Kojève'

Jeff Love. The Black Circle: A Life of Alexandre Kojève. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. 376 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-18656-8.

Reviewed by James H. Nichols, Jr. (Claremont McKenna College) Published on H-Ideas (December, 2018) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52954

Author: 
Hüseyin Yılmaz
Reviewer: 
Christopher Markiewicz

Markiewicz on Yılmaz, 'Caliphate Redefined: The Mystical Turn in Ottoman Political Thought'

Hüseyin Yılmaz. Caliphate Redefined: The Mystical Turn in Ottoman Political Thought. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018. 384 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4008-8804-7.

Reviewed by Christopher Markiewicz (University of Birmingham) Published on H-Ideas (December, 2018) Commissioned by Madeleine Elfenbein (Lichtenberg-Kolleg, University of Göttingen)

Author: 
Julian Walker
Reviewer: 
Alex Dowdall

Dowdall on Walker, 'Words and the First World War: Language, Memory, Vocabulary'

Julian Walker. Words and the First World War: Language, Memory, Vocabulary. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2017. 416 pp. $20.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-350-00192-3; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-00193-0.

Reviewed by Alex Dowdall (University of Manchester) Published on H-Ideas (November, 2018) Commissioned by Aidan Beatty (University of Pittsburgh)

Author: 
Ralph Matthew Leck
Reviewer: 
Harry Oosterhuis

Oosterhuis on Leck, 'Vita Sexualis: Karl Ulrichs and the Origins of Sexual Science'

Ralph Matthew Leck. Vita Sexualis: Karl Ulrichs and the Origins of Sexual Science. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016. 304 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04000-9.

Reviewed by Harry Oosterhuis (Maastricht University) Published on H-Ideas (November, 2018) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Author: 
Sven-Eric Liedman
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Sperber

Sperber on Liedman, 'A World to Win: The Life and Thought of Karl Marx'

Sven-Eric Liedman. A World to Win: The Life and Thought of Karl Marx. London: Verso, 2018. 768 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78663-504-4.

Reviewed by Jonathan Sperber (University of Missouri) Published on H-Ideas (October, 2018) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Author: 
Heike Bauer
Reviewer: 
Julian Carter

Carter on Bauer, 'The Hirschfeld Archives: Violence, Death, and Modern Queer Culture'

Heike Bauer. The Hirschfeld Archives: Violence, Death, and Modern Queer Culture. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2017. 236 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4399-1433-5.

Reviewed by Julian Carter (California College of the Arts) Published on H-Ideas (September, 2018) Commissioned by Aidan Beatty (Wayne State University)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52803

Author: 
Faiz Ahmed
Reviewer: 
Marya Hannun

Hannun on Ahmed, 'Afghanistan Rising: Islamic Law and Statecraft between the Ottoman and British Empires'

Faiz Ahmed. Afghanistan Rising: Islamic Law and Statecraft between the Ottoman and British Empires. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. xiii + 430 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97194-3.

Reviewed by Marya Hannun (Georgetown University) Published on H-Ideas (September, 2018) Commissioned by Madeleine Elfenbein (Lichtenberg-Kolleg, University of Göttingen)

Author: 
Charles R. Embry, Glenn Hughes, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michael P. Federici

Federici on Embry and Hughes and eds., 'The Eric Voegelin Reader: Politics, History, Consciousness'

Charles R. Embry, Glenn Hughes, eds. The Eric Voegelin Reader: Politics, History, Consciousness. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2017. 464 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-2134-6.

Reviewed by Michael P. Federici (Middle Tennessee State University) Published on H-Ideas (August, 2018) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51135

Author: 
Andrew J. Mitchell, Peter Trawny, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jeff Love

Love on Mitchell and Trawny, 'Heidegger's Black Notebooks: Responses to Anti-Semitism'

Andrew J. Mitchell, Peter Trawny, eds. Heidegger's Black Notebooks: Responses to Anti-Semitism. New York: Columbia University Press, 2017. 280 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-18045-0; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-18044-3.

Reviewed by Jeff Love (Clemson University) Published on H-Ideas (July, 2018) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Author: 
Peter Burke
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Dewald

Dewald on Burke, 'The French Historical Revolution: The Annales School, 1929-2014'

Peter Burke. The French Historical Revolution: The Annales School, 1929-2014. Stanford University Press, 2015. pages cm. (paperback), ISBN 978-0-8047-9569-2.

Reviewed by Jonathan Dewald (SUNY Buffalo) Published on H-Ideas (July, 2018) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51456

Old School

Author: 
Stuart Hall
Reviewer: 
Florence Sutcliffe-Braithwaite

Sutcliffe-Braithwaite on Hall, 'Selected Political Writings: The Great Moving Right Show and Other Essays'

Stuart Hall. Selected Political Writings: The Great Moving Right Show and Other Essays. Edited by Sally Davison, David Featherstone, Michael Rustin, and Bill Schwarz. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017. 376 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-6906-6.

Reviewed by Florence Sutcliffe-Braithwaite (University College London) Published on H-Ideas (July, 2018) Commissioned by Aidan Beatty (Wayne State University)

Author: 
Banu Turnaoğlu
Reviewer: 
Alp Eren Topal

Topal on Banu Turnaoğlu, 'The Formation of Turkish Republicanism'

Banu Turnaoğlu. The Formation of Turkish Republicanism. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017. 320 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-17274-3.

Reviewed by Alp Eren Topal (Binghamton University) Published on H-Ideas (June, 2018) Commissioned by Madeleine Elfenbein (Lichtenberg-Kolleg, University of Göttingen)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51556

Author: 
Stuart Hall, with Bill Schwarz
Reviewer: 
Andrew Kettler

Kettler on Hall and with Bill Schwarz, 'Familiar Stranger: A Life between Two Islands'

Stuart Hall, with Bill Schwarz. Familiar Stranger: A Life between Two Islands. Stuart Hall: Selected Writings Series. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017. 320 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-6387-3.

Reviewed by Andrew Kettler (University of Toronto) Published on H-Ideas (June, 2018) Commissioned by Aidan Beatty (Wayne State University)

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