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Author: 
Magda Teter
Reviewer: 
Heather Blurton

Blurton on Teter, 'Blood Libel: On the Trail of an Antisemitic Myth'

Magda Teter. Blood Libel: On the Trail of an Antisemitic Myth. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2020. 560 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-24093-3

Reviewed by Heather Blurton (University of California, Santa Barbara) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2020) Commissioned by Barbara Krawcowicz (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Author: 
Maddalena Marinari
Reviewer: 
Rachel R. Winslow

Winslow on Marinari, 'Unwanted: Italian and Jewish Mobilization against Restrictive Laws, 1882-1965'

Maddalena Marinari. Unwanted: Italian and Jewish Mobilization against Restrictive Laws, 1882-1965. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020. 280 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5292-4; $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-5293-1.

Reviewed by Rachel R. Winslow (Westmont College) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Wendy Brown
Reviewer: 
Joshua Cohen

Cohen on Brown, 'In the Ruins of Neoliberalism: The Rise of Antidemocratic Politics in the West'

Wendy Brown. In the Ruins of Neoliberalism: The Rise of Antidemocratic Politics in the West. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. viii + 248 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-19384-9; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-19385-6

Author: 
Maarten Van Ginderachter
Reviewer: 
Jakub Benes

Benes on Ginderachter, 'The Everyday Nationalism of Workers: A Social History of Modern Belgium'

Maarten Van Ginderachter. The Everyday Nationalism of Workers: A Social History of Modern Belgium. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. 280 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0969-3

Author: 
Reo Matsuzaki
Reviewer: 
Amanda Hendrix-Komoto

Hendrix-Komoto on Matsuzaki, 'Statebuilding by Imposition: Resistance and Control in Colonial Taiwan and the Philippines'

Reo Matsuzaki. Statebuilding by Imposition: Resistance and Control in Colonial Taiwan and the Philippines. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. 264 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3483-0.

Reviewed by Amanda Hendrix-Komoto (Montana State University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Lindsey Dodd, David Lees, eds.
Reviewer: 
Benedetta Carnaghi

Carnaghi on Dodd and Lees, 'Vichy France and Everyday Life: Confronting the Challenges of Wartime, 1939-1945'

Lindsey Dodd, David Lees, eds. Vichy France and Everyday Life: Confronting the Challenges of Wartime, 1939-1945. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. 264 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-350-14379-1; $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-01159-5.

Reviewed by Benedetta Carnaghi (Cornell University) Published on H-War (May, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

 

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