Vol. 4, No. 1 (April 2017)

Roundup from around the Commons
for the week of July 14 - 20, 2017

New Funding and Job Opportunities

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Recent Calls for Papers

Call for Manuscripts: Global Southeast Asian Diasporas: Memory, Movement, and Modernities across Hemispheres (Brill)

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Call for Publications
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Latest from H-Net Reviews

Author: 
John Lister Illingworth Fennell
Reviewer: 
Daniel H. Kaiser

Kaiser on Fennell, 'A History of the Russian Church to 1488'


John Lister Illingworth Fennell. A History of the Russian Church to 1488. London: Longman, 1995. . $200.60 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-08068-3; $44.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-582-08067-6.

Reviewed by Daniel H. Kaiser (Grinnell College)
Published on H-Russia (February, 1995)

Author: 
Judith Mayne
Reviewer: 
Steven Mintz

Mintz on Mayne, 'Directed by Dorothy Arzner (Women Artists in Film)'


Judith Mayne. Directed by Dorothy Arzner (Women Artists in Film). Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1994. . $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-33716-0; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-20896-5.

Reviewed by Steven Mintz (University of Houston)
Published on H-Film (February, 1995)

Author: 
Andre Gunder Frank, Barry K. Gills, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jerry H. Bentley

Bentley on Frank and Gills, 'The World System: Five Hundred Years or Five Thousand?'


Andre Gunder Frank, Barry K. Gills, eds. The World System: Five Hundred Years or Five Thousand? London and New York: Routledge, 1994. xxii + 320 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-07678-4.

Reviewed by Jerry H. Bentley (University of Hawaii)
Published on H-World (February, 1995)

Author: 
Philip J. Ethington
Reviewer: 
Maureen A. Flanagan

Flanagan on Ethington, 'The Public City: The Political Construction of Urban Life in San Fransciso, 1850-1900'


Philip J. Ethington. The Public City: The Political Construction of Urban Life in San Fransciso, 1850-1900. New York and Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1994. xvi + 464 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-41565-1.

Reviewed by Maureen A. Flanagan (Michigan State University)
Published on H-SHGAPE (February, 1995)

Author: 
Gertrude Matyoka Yeager
Reviewer: 
Virginia W. Leonard

Leonard on Yeager, 'Confronting Change, Challenging Tradition: Woman in Latin American History (Jaguar Books on Latin America)'


Gertrude Matyoka Yeager. Confronting Change, Challenging Tradition: Woman in Latin American History (Jaguar Books on Latin America). Wilmington, Del.: Scholarly Resources, 1994. . $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8420-2479-2; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8420-2480-8.

Reviewed by Virginia W. Leonard (Western Illinois University )
Published on H-LatAm (February, 1995)

Author: 
Warren Dean
Reviewer: 
Robert M. Levine

Levine on Dean, 'With Broadax and Firebrand: The Destruction of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest'


Warren Dean. With Broadax and Firebrand: The Destruction of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. xx + 482 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-08775-0.

Reviewed by Robert M. Levine (University of Miami)
Published on H-LatAm (February, 1995)

Author: 
Patrick Joyce
Reviewer: 
David M. Fahey

Fahey on Joyce, 'Democratic Subjects: The Self and the Social in Nineteenth-Century England'


Patrick Joyce. Democratic Subjects: The Self and the Social in Nineteenth-Century England. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. . $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-44334-0; $33.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-44802-4.

Reviewed by David M. Fahey (Miami University)
Published on H-Albion (January, 1995)

Author: 
Paul K. Davis
Reviewer: 
Paul Rich

Rich on Davis, 'Ends and Means: The British Mesopotamian Campaign and Commission'


Paul K. Davis. Ends and Means: The British Mesopotamian Campaign and Commission. Rutherford: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1994. 279 pp. $41.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8386-3530-8.

Reviewed by Paul Rich (University of the Americas, Puebla, Mexico)
Published on H-Albion (December, 1994)

Author: 
Dana Frank
Reviewer: 
Colin Davis

Davis on Frank, 'Purchasing Power: Consumer Organizing, Gender, and the Seattle Labor Movement, 1919-1929'


Dana Frank. Purchasing Power: Consumer Organizing, Gender, and the Seattle Labor Movement, 1919-1929. Cambridge England: Cambridge University Press, 1994. . $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-38367-7; $39.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-46714-8.

Reviewed by Colin Davis (University of Alabama at Birmingham)
Published on H-Labor (December, 1994)

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)

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