Vol. 4, No. 1 (April 2017)

Roundup from around the Commons
for the week of June 16 - 22, 2017

New Funding and Job Opportunities

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Recent Calls for Papers

CFP: Manchu in Global History: A Research Language for Qing Historians (International Workshop)

CALL FOR PAPERS

MANCHU IN GLOBAL HISTORY: A RESEARCH LANGUAGE FOR QING HISTORIANS (INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP)

Time: September 19-22, 2017

Place: Department for East Asian Studies, University of Göttingen

Organisers: Julia C. Schneider (Department for East Asian Studies, University of Göttingen) and Katja Pessl (Centre for Modern East Asian Studies, University of Göttingen)

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Latest from H-Net Reviews

Author: 
Larry Ford
Reviewer: 
Ian MacLachlan

MacLachlan on Ford, 'Cities and Buildings: Skyscrapers, Skid Rows, and Suburbs (Creating the North American Landscape)'


Larry Ford. Cities and Buildings: Skyscrapers, Skid Rows, and Suburbs (Creating the North American Landscape). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994. xiii + 304 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-4646-5; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8018-4647-2.

Reviewed by Ian MacLachlan (University of Lethbridge)
Published on H-Urban (December, 1994)

Author: 
M. W. Kirby, Mary B. Rose
Reviewer: 
Mansel G. Blackford

Blackford on Kirby and Rose, 'Business Enterprise in Modern Britain: From the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Century (Comparative and International Business : Modern Histories)'


M. W. Kirby, Mary B. Rose. Business Enterprise in Modern Britain: From the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Century (Comparative and International Business : Modern Histories). London: Routledge, 1994. . $93.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-07574-9; $40.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-11559-9.

Reviewed by Mansel G. Blackford (Ohio State University)
Published on H-Business (December, 1994)

Author: 
Joseph Nocera
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Atack

Atack on Nocera, 'A Piece of the Action: How the Middle Class Joined the Money Class'


Joseph Nocera. A Piece of the Action: How the Middle Class Joined the Money Class. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994. 464 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-671-66756-6.

Reviewed by Jeremy Atack (Vanderbilt University)
Published on H-Business (December, 1994)

Author: 
Norman Krumholz, Pierre Clavel
Reviewer: 
Nathan Landau

Landau on Krumholz and Clavel, 'Reinventing Cities: Equity Planners Tell Their Stories'


Norman Krumholz, Pierre Clavel. Reinventing Cities: Equity Planners Tell Their Stories. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1994. xvi + 253 pp. $74.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56639-209-9; $31.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56639-210-5.

Reviewed by Nathan Landau (University of California at Berkeley)
Published on H-Urban (November, 1994)

Author: 
Wilfried Feldenkirchen
Reviewer: 
Kees Gispen

Gispen on Feldenkirchen, 'Werner Von Siemens: Inventor and International Entrepreneur'


Wilfried Feldenkirchen. Werner Von Siemens: Inventor and International Entrepreneur. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1994. xxv + 203 pp. $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8142-0658-4; $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8142-0659-1.

Reviewed by Kees Gispen (University of Mississippi)
Published on H-Business (November, 1994)

The review is organized in the following three sections:

Author: 
David Punter
Reviewer: 
Ralph Dumain

Dumain on Punter, 'The Romantic Unconscious: A Study in Narcissism and Patriarchy'


David Punter. The Romantic Unconscious: A Study in Narcissism and Patriarchy. New York: New York University Press, 1990. x + 200 pp. $32.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-6612-5.

Reviewed by Ralph Dumain
Published on H-Albion (June, 1994)

Deconstructing David Punter - Part 1

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