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Author: 
Ipek Türeli
Reviewer: 
Virginie Rey

Rey on Türeli, 'Istanbul Open City: Exhibiting Anxieties of Urban Modernity'

Ipek Türeli. Istanbul Open City: Exhibiting Anxieties of Urban Modernity. Abingdon: Routledge, 2017. Illustrations. 184 pp. $140.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4094-2211-2.

Reviewed by Virginie Rey (University of California-Irvine) Published on H-Urban (October, 2018) Commissioned by Alexander Vari (Marywood University)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52941

Author: 
Kehinde Andrews, Lisa Amanda Palmer, eds.
Reviewer: 
Eddie Chambers

Chambers on Andrews and Palmer, 'Blackness in Britain'

Kehinde Andrews, Lisa Amanda Palmer, eds. Blackness in Britain. New York: Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity Series. Routledge, 2016. 234 pp. $155.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-84063-8.

Reviewed by Eddie Chambers (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-Black-Europe (October, 2018) Commissioned by Vanessa Plumly (State University of New York at New Paltz)

Author: 
Nancy E. Van Deusen
Reviewer: 
Gabrielle Greenlee

Greenlee on Van Deusen, 'Embodying the Sacred: Women Mystics in Seventeenth-Century Lima'

Nancy E. Van Deusen. Embodying the Sacred: Women Mystics in Seventeenth-Century Lima. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017. 280 pp. $94.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-6989-9; $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-6995-0.

Reviewed by Gabrielle Greenlee (University of California, Santa Cruz) Published on H-LatAm (October, 2018) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Peter B. Villella
Reviewer: 
David Tavárez

Tavárez on Villella, 'Indigenous Elites and Creole Identity in Colonial Mexico, 1500-1800'

Peter B. Villella. Indigenous Elites and Creole Identity in Colonial Mexico, 1500-1800. Cambridge Latin American Studies Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 367 pp. $32.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-56961-4; $126.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-12903-0.

Reviewed by David Tavárez (Vassar College) Published on H-LatAm (October, 2018) Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz (Johns Hopkins University)

Author: 
Jennifer L. Lambe
Reviewer: 
Michael Murphy

Murphy on Lambe, 'Madhouse: Psychiatry and Politics in Cuban History'

Jennifer L. Lambe. Madhouse: Psychiatry and Politics in Cuban History. Envisioning Cuba Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 344 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3102-8; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3101-1.

Reviewed by Michael Murphy (Mississippi State University) Published on H-Disability (October, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Agneta Pleijel
Reviewer: 
Anna Derksen

Derksen on Pleijel, 'Sister and Brother: A Family Story'

Agneta Pleijel. Sister and Brother: A Family Story. Translated by Harald Hille. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press, 2018. 248 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-944838-20-1.

Reviewed by Anna Derksen (Leiden University) Published on H-Disability (October, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52668

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