Books Available for Review for the Journal for the Study of Radicalism

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Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
November 1, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Chicana/o History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Political History / Studies, American History / Studies

Below is an updated list of texts available for review in The Journal for the Study of Radicalism. Reviewers must be professors, independent scholars, or professionals who hold a PhD or terminal degree in their field. Advanced graduate students are also encouraged to reply.

Email the Book Review Editor at jsrbookreview@gmail.com in order to review a text listed below. We also welcome and encourage ideas on other texts related to radicalism.

Typically, reviews run 600-800 words, follow Chicago Manual Style for any citations, and should offer an objective, scholarly assessment of the work's subject, particularly as it relates to issues of radicalism and/or radical change. Reviews will be published (ideally) within 1 year after completed reviews are received and approved by the editorial board and external reviewers.

  1. Insurrection: The Bloody Events of May 1937 in Barcelona, Agustin Guillamon
  2. The American Counterculture: A History of Hippies and Cultural Dissidents, Damon Bach
  3. Remaking Radicalism: A Grassroots Documentary Reader of the United States, 1973–2001 eds. Dan Berger and Emily Hobson
  4. The Human Animal Earthling Identity: Shared Values Unifying Human Rights, Animal Rights, and Environmental Movements, Carrie Freeman (Available as a PDF)
  5. SNCC’s Stories: The African American Freedom Movement in the Civil Rights South, Sharon Monteith
  6. Massive Resistance and Southern Womanhood: White Women, Class, and SegregationRebecca Brückmann(Available as a PDF)
  7. Loisaida as Urban Laboratory: Puerto Rican Community Activism in New YorkTimo Schrader
  8. Grocery Activism: The Radical History of Food Cooperatives in MinnesotaCraig B. Upright
  9. Women Rising: In and Beyond the Arab Spring, Rita Stephan and Mounira M. Charrad
  10. Revolution or Death: The Life of Eldridge Cleaver, Justin Gifford
  11. AnarchismCarissa Honeywell 
  12. English Radicalism in the Twentieth Century: A Distinctive Politics?, Richard Taylor
  13. Are We the 99%? The Occupy Movement, Feminism, and Intersectionality, Heather Hurwitz
  14. This Radical Land: A Natural History of American Dissent, Daegan Miller
  15. The Lexington Six: Lesbian and Gay Resistance in 1970s America, Josephine Donovan
  16. Vietnam’s Prodigal Heroes: American Deserters, International Protest, European Exile, and Amnesty, Paul Benedikt Glatz
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Morgan Shipley, PhD

Book Review Editor, Journal for rthe Study of Radicalism

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