Reviews

Author: 
Cynthia Miller-Idriss
Reviewer: 
Benjamin Teitelbaum

Teitelbaum on Miller-Idriss, 'The Extreme Gone Mainstream: Commercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany'

Cynthia Miller-Idriss. The Extreme Gone Mainstream: Commercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2018. 312 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-17020-6.

Reviewed by Benjamin Teitelbaum Published on H-Ideas (April, 2020) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Author: 
Adi Gordon
Reviewer: 
Helmut Walser Smith

Smith on Gordon, 'Toward Nationalism's End: An Intellectual Biography of Hans Kohn'

Adi Gordon. Toward Nationalism's End: An Intellectual Biography of Hans Kohn. Waltham: Brandeis University Press, 2017. 344 pp. $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5126-0087-2.

Reviewed by Helmut Walser Smith (Vanderbilt University) Published on H-Ideas (January, 2020) Commissioned by Eliah Bures

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51521

Author: 
Richard Whatmore, ed.
Reviewer: 
Michael C. Behrent

Behrent and Jelacic and Klosko and Matysik and Peden on Whatmore, 'Intellectual History, 1st Edition'

Richard Whatmore, ed. Intellectual History, 1st Edition. New York and London: Routledge, 2015. 2,134 pages, 12 B/W Illus. $1590.00 (hardback), ISBN 978-0-415-66299-4.

Reviewed by Michael C. Behrent (Appalachian State University) and Amy Jelacic (University of Sydney) and George Klosko (University of Virginia) and Tracie Matysik (University of Texas, Austin) and Knox Peden (University of Melbourne) Published on H-Ideas (December, 2019)

Author: 
Yoav Di-Capua
Reviewer: 
Micah Hughes

Hughes on Di-Capua, 'No Exit: Arab Existentialism, Jean-Paul Sartre, and Decolonization'

Yoav Di-Capua. No Exit: Arab Existentialism, Jean-Paul Sartre, and Decolonization. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018. xv + 355 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-50350-9.

Reviewed by Micah Hughes (UNC Chapel Hill) Published on H-Ideas (August, 2019) Commissioned by Aidan Beatty (University of Pittsburgh)

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

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