Reviews

Author: 
Iris Marion Young
Reviewer: 
Boris DeWiel

DeWiel on Young, 'Inclusion and Democracy'

Iris Marion Young. Inclusion and Democracy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. x + 304 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-829754-3.

Reviewed by Boris DeWiel (Political Science Program, University of Northern British Columbia) Published on H-Pol (November, 2001)

One Democratic Tradition

One Democratic Tradition

Author: 
James T. Patterson
Reviewer: 
Timothy N. Thurber

Thurber on Patterson, 'Brown v. Board of Education: A Civil Rights Milestone and its Troubled Legacy'

James T. Patterson. Brown v. Board of Education: A Civil Rights Milestone and its Troubled Legacy. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001. xxix + 285 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-512716-4; $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-515632-4.

Reviewed by Timothy N. Thurber (Department of History, State University of New York at Oswego) Published on H-Pol (October, 2001)

Author: 
Robert K. Fullinwider, ed.
Reviewer: 
Geoffrey M. Vaughan

Vaughan on Fullinwider, 'Civil Society, Democracy, and Civic Renewal'

Robert K. Fullinwider, ed. Civil Society, Democracy, and Civic Renewal. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1999. vii + 433pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-9356-6.

Reviewed by Geoffrey M. Vaughan (Department of Political Science, University of Maryland, Baltimore County) Published on H-Pol (October, 2001)

Fact or Phenomenon: What is Civil Society?

Author: 
Alexander Bloom, ed.
Reviewer: 
Dominick Cavallo

Cavallo on Bloom, 'Long Time Gone: Sixties America Then and Now'

Alexander Bloom, ed. Long Time Gone: Sixties America Then and Now. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001. vi + 229 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-512515-3.

Reviewed by Dominick Cavallo (Department of History, Adelphi University) Published on H-Pol (October, 2001)

The Elusive Sixties

The Elusive Sixties

Author: 
Gunter Bischof, Saki Dockrill, eds.
Reviewer: 
H. Matthew Loayza

Loayza on Bischof and Dockrill, 'Cold War Respite: The Geneva Summit of 1955'

Gunter Bischof, Saki Dockrill, eds. Cold War Respite: The Geneva Summit of 1955. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2000. x + 319 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2370-6.

Reviewed by H. Matthew Loayza (Department of History, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse) Published on H-Pol (October, 2001)

Creating an Illusory Peace

Creating an Illusory Peace

Author: 
Gerald M Pomper; et al
Reviewer: 
Christopher Wlezien

Wlezien on et al and , 'The Election of 2000: Reports and Interpretations'

Gerald M Pomper; et al. The Election of 2000: Reports and Interpretations. New York and London: Chatham House Publishers, 2001. vii + 216 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-889119-46-5.

Reviewed by Christopher Wlezien (Department of Political Science, University of Houston) Published on H-Pol (August, 2001)

An Election Recollected

An Election Recollected

Author: 
Douglas B Craig
Reviewer: 
Stephen Ponder

Ponder on Craig, 'Fireside Politics: Radio and Culture in the United States, 1920-1940'

Douglas B Craig. Fireside Politics: Radio and Culture in the United States, 1920-1940. Reconfiguring American Political History. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000. 362 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8018-6439-1.

Reviewed by Stephen Ponder (School of Journalism and Communication, University of Oregon) Published on H-Pol (August, 2001)

Author: 
Diana Dwyre, Victoria A Farrar-Myers
Reviewer: 
Bradley A. Smith

Smith on Dwyre and Farrar-Myers, 'Legislative Labyrinth: Congress and Campaign Finance Reform'

Diana Dwyre, Victoria A Farrar-Myers. Legislative Labyrinth: Congress and Campaign Finance Reform. Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly Press, 2001. xii + 246 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56802-568-1.

Reviewed by Bradley A. Smith (Capital University Law School ) Published on H-Pol (August, 2001)

The Legislative Process: Lost in the Labyrinth

Author: 
Jeffrey Kaplan, ed.
Reviewer: 
Stephanie Shanks-Meile

Shanks-Meile on Kaplan, 'Encyclopedia of White Power: A Sourcebook on the Radical Racist Right'

Jeffrey Kaplan, ed. Encyclopedia of White Power: A Sourcebook on the Radical Racist Right. Walnut Creek, CA: Altamira Press, 2000. x + 585 pp. $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7425-0340-3.

Reviewed by Stephanie Shanks-Meile (Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Indiana University Northwest) Published on H-Pol (August, 2001)

Toward A Global Panorama of White Power

Author: 
Mary L. Dudziak
Reviewer: 
David Farber

Farber on Dudziak, 'Cold War Civil Rights: Race and the Image of American Democracy (Politics and Society in Twentieth Century America)'

Mary L. Dudziak. Cold War Civil Rights: Race and the Image of American Democracy (Politics and Society in Twentieth Century America). Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2000. xii + 330 pp. $42.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-01661-0.

Reviewed by David Farber (Department of History, University of New Mexico) Published on H-Pol (August, 2001)

Civil Rights and the Cold War

Author: 
James Madison
Reviewer: 
Garrett Ward Sheldon

Sheldon on Madison, 'The Papers of James Madison'

James Madison. The Papers of James Madison. Edited by David B. Mattern, et al. Secretary of State Series. Charlottesville and London: University Press of Virginia, 2000. xxxv + 643 pp. $67.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-1941-6.

Reviewed by Garrett Ward Sheldon (Department of Social Sciences, The University of Virginia's College at Wise) Published on H-Pol (August, 2001)

Author: 
Tracy E. Danese
Reviewer: 
Gordon E. Harvey

Harvey on Danese, 'Claude Pepper and Ed Ball: Politics, Purpose, and Power'

Tracy E. Danese. Claude Pepper and Ed Ball: Politics, Purpose, and Power. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2000. xiii + 320 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-1744-0.

Reviewed by Gordon E. Harvey (Department of History and Government, The University of Louisiana at Monroe) Published on H-Pol (August, 2001)

An Earlier Florida Clash

An Earlier Florida Clash

Author: 
Marissa Martino Golden
Reviewer: 
John J. Pitney

Pitney on Golden, 'What Motivates Bureaucrats? Politics and Administration During the Reagan Years'

Marissa Martino Golden. What Motivates Bureaucrats? Politics and Administration During the Reagan Years. New York: Columbia University Press, 2000. x + 238 pp. $49.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-10697-9.

Reviewed by John J. Pitney (Department of Government, Claremont McKenna College) Published on H-Pol (August, 2001)

Author: 
Reeve Huston
Reviewer: 
Lex Renda

Renda on Huston, 'Land and Freedom: Rural Society, Popular Protest, and Party Politics in Antebellum New York'

Reeve Huston. Land and Freedom: Rural Society, Popular Protest, and Party Politics in Antebellum New York. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. ix + 291 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-513600-5.

Reviewed by Lex Renda (Department of History, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) Published on H-Pol (July, 2001)

Author: 
Wallace Hettle
Reviewer: 
George C. Rable

Rable on Hettle, 'The Peculiar Democracy: Southern Democrats in Peace and War'

Wallace Hettle. The Peculiar Democracy: Southern Democrats in Peace and War. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2001. xi + 240 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-2282-7.

Reviewed by George C. Rable (Department of History, University of Alabama) Published on H-Pol (July, 2001)

Jefferson, Jackson, and Democracy Betrayed?

Jefferson, Jackson, and Democracy Betrayed?

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