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Author: 
K. Healan Gaston
Reviewer: 
Martin Kavka

Kavka on Gaston, 'Imagining Judeo-Christian America: Religion, Secularism, and the Redefinition of Democracy'

K. Healan Gaston. Imagining Judeo-Christian America: Religion, Secularism, and the Redefinition of Democracy. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2019. 361 pp. $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-66385-2.

Reviewed by Martin Kavka (Florida State University) Published on H-Judaic (May, 2020) Commissioned by Barbara Krawcowicz (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Author: 
Maile Arvin
Reviewer: 
Tom Smith

Smith on Arvin, 'Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania'

Maile Arvin. Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 311 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0633-6

Reviewed by Tom Smith (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Nathan Guy
Reviewer: 
Mark Goldie

Goldie on Guy, 'Finding Locke's God: The Theological Basis of John Locke's Political Thought'

Nathan Guy. Finding Locke's God: The Theological Basis of John Locke's Political Thought. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2020. 256 pp. $103.50 (e-book pdf), ISBN 978-1-350-10352-8; $103.50 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-350-10353-5; $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-10351-1.

Reviewed by Mark Goldie (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Albion (May, 2020) Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth (Red Deer College)

Author: 
Eiichiro Azuma
Reviewer: 
Michael Thornton

Thornton on Azuma, 'In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire'

Eiichiro Azuma. In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2019. xii + 353 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-30438-3.

Reviewed by Michael Thornton (Yale University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Bettina Renz
Reviewer: 
Mara Kozelsky

Kozelsky on Renz, 'Russia's Military Revival'

Bettina Renz. Russia's Military Revival. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2018. vii + 249 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5095-1615-5; $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5095-1614-8. 

Reviewed by Mara Kozelsky (University of South Alabama) Published on H-War (May, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Olivier Wieviorka
Reviewer: 
Robert Weldon Whalen

Whalen on Wieviorka, 'The Resistance in Western Europe, 1940-1945'

Olivier Wieviorka. The Resistance in Western Europe, 1940-1945. European Perspectives: A Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism. Trans. Jane Marie Todd. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. Maps. 512 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-18996-5.

Reviewed by Robert Weldon Whalen (Queens University of Charlotte) Published on H-War (May, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

 

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Calls for Reviewers

Call for Review Editors and Reviewers in Russian, Eurasian, or Soviet History / Studies

The editors of H-Russia invite applications to join the H-Russia editorial board as review editors under the umbrella of H-Net Reviews.

H-Net Reviews has been publishing online scholarly reviews since 1993, taking advantage of the speed and flexibility of the online format while maintaining the highest scholarly standards, with over 44,000 reviews in the archive to date.

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