Author: 
Jonathan Robins
Reviewer: 
Julie Weiskopf

Weiskopf on Robins, 'Oil Palm: A Global History'

Jonathan Robins. Oil Palm: A Global History. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2021. 418 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-6289-3.

Reviewed by Julie Weiskopf (Gonzaga University) Published on H-Africa (June, 2022) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Printable Version: https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=56912

Author: 
Nicole CuUnjieng Aboitiz
Reviewer: 
Sarah Steinbock-Pratt

Steinbock-Pratt on CuUnjieng Aboitiz, 'Asian Place, Filipino Nation: A Global Intellectual History of the Philippine Revolution, 1887-1912'

Nicole CuUnjieng Aboitiz. Asian Place, Filipino Nation: A Global Intellectual History of the Philippine Revolution, 1887-1912. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020. 272 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-19215-6.

Reviewed by Sarah Steinbock-Pratt (University of Alabama) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Stefan Eklöf Amirell
Reviewer: 
Michael G. Vann

Vann on Eklöf Amirell, 'Pirates of Empire: Colonisation and Maritime Violence in Southeast Asia'

Stefan Eklöf Amirell. Pirates of Empire: Colonisation and Maritime Violence in Southeast Asia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. Maps. 272 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-48421-3

Author: 
Eugene Ford
Reviewer: 
Richard A. Ruth

Ruth on Ford, 'Cold War Monks: Buddhism and America's Secret Strategy in Southeast Asia'

Eugene Ford. Cold War Monks: Buddhism and America's Secret Strategy in Southeast Asia. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2017. 392 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21856-5.

Reviewed by Richard A. Ruth (US Naval Academy) Published on H-Buddhism (September, 2019) Commissioned by Thomas Borchert (University of Vermont)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=54458

Author: 
Catherine Renshaw
Reviewer: 
Herman Joseph Kraft

Kraft on Renshaw, 'Human Rights and Participatory Politics in Southeast Asia'

Catherine Renshaw. Human Rights and Participatory Politics in Southeast Asia. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2019. 256 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-5103-6.

Reviewed by Herman Joseph Kraft (University of the Philippines) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Tim Simpson, ed.
Reviewer: 
Nicole Currier

Currier on Simpson, 'Tourist Utopias: Offshore Islands, Enclave Spaces, and Mobile Imaginaries'

Tim Simpson, ed. Tourist Utopias: Offshore Islands, Enclave Spaces, and Mobile Imaginaries. New Mobilities in Asia Series. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2017. 228 pp. $41.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-8964-847-1.

Reviewed by Nicole Currier (Prince George's Community College) Published on H-Borderlands (July, 2019) Commissioned by Maria de los Angeles Picone (Boston College)

Author: 
Victor T. King, ed.
Reviewer: 
Christa Adams

Adams on King, 'UNESCO in Southeast Asia: World Heritage Sites in Comparative Perspective'

Victor T. King, ed. UNESCO in Southeast Asia: World Heritage Sites in Comparative Perspective. NIAS Studies in Asian Topics Series. Copenhagen: NIAS Press, 2015. Illustrations. xv + 463 pp. $32.00 (paper), ISBN 978-87-7694-174-1.

Reviewed by Christa Adams (Miami University of Ohio Regionals) Published on H-FedHist (February, 2019) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Heather Streets-Salter
Reviewer: 
Sharmishtha Roychowdhury

Roychowdhury on Streets-Salter, 'World War One in Southeast Asia: Colonialism and Anticolonialism in an Era of Global Conflict'

Heather Streets-Salter. World War One in Southeast Asia: Colonialism and Anticolonialism in an Era of Global Conflict. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. xii + 236 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-50109-2; $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-13519-2.

Reviewed by Sharmishtha Roychowdhury (Queens College, CUNY) Published on H-War (November, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Jürgen Rüland
Reviewer: 
Moch Faisal Karim

Karim on Rüland, 'The Indonesian Way: ASEAN, Europeanization, and Foreign Policy Debates in a New Democracy'

Jürgen Rüland. The Indonesian Way: ASEAN, Europeanization, and Foreign Policy Debates in a New Democracy. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017. 312 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0285-4.

Reviewed by Moch Faisal Karim (University of Warwick) Published on H-Diplo (August, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Brook A. Ziporyn
Reviewer: 
Gereon Kopf

Kopf on Ziporyn, 'Emptiness and Omnipresence: An Essential Introduction to Tiantai Buddhism'

Brook A. Ziporyn. Emptiness and Omnipresence: An Essential Introduction to Tiantai Buddhism. World Philosophies Series. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2016. 336 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-02108-3; $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-02112-0.

Reviewed by Gereon Kopf (Luther College) Published on H-Buddhism (June, 2018) Commissioned by Rafal Stepien (University of Oxford)

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