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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)

Author: 
Douglas Little
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Zartman

Zartman on Little, 'Us versus Them: The United States, Radical Islam, and the Rise of the Green Threat'

Douglas Little. Us versus Them: The United States, Radical Islam, and the Rise of the Green Threat. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. 328 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-2680-2.

Reviewed by Jonathan Zartman (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (May, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
J. L. Granatstein, Dean F. Oliver
Reviewer: 
William J. Pratt

Pratt on Granatstein and Oliver, 'The Oxford Companion to Canadian Military History'

J. L. Granatstein, Dean F. Oliver. The Oxford Companion to Canadian Military History. Don Mills, Ont.: Oxford University Press, 2011. xiii + 514 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-543088-2

Reviewed by William J. Pratt (University of Calgary) Published on H-War (May, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

 

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