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2010 PUBLICATIONS

Review of Barbara Keys, "Congress, Kissinger, and the Origins of Human Rights Diplomacy"
William B. McAllister | Debbie Sharnak
Diplomatic History 34:5 (November 2010): 823:851. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00897.x
22 December 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review Forum No. 1

Review of Special Forum: Workers, Labor, and War: New Directions in the History of American Foreign Relations (Elizabeth McKillen, Geert Van Goethem, Daniel Eugene Garcia, John Bennett Sears)
Victor Silverman
Diplomatic History 24:4 (September 2010): 641-731. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00880.x
Author's Response by Elizabeth McKillen
20 December 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 284

Review of Christopher Hull, "'Going to War in Buses': The Anglo-American Clash over Leyland Sales to Cuba, 1963-1964"
John Dumbrell
Diplomatic History 34:5 (November 2010): 793-822. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00896.x
17 December 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 283

Review of Piero Gleijeses, "A Test of Wills: Jimmy Carter, South Africa, and the Independence of Namibia"
Andy DeRoche
Diplomatic History 34:5 (November 2010): 893-921. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00898.x
15 December 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 282

Review of Andrew C. McKevitt, "'You Are Not Alone!': Anime and the Globalizing of America"
Hiroshi Kitamura
Diplomatic History 34:5 (November 2010): 893-921. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00899.x
6 December 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 281

Review of Chi-kwan Mark, "Vietnam War Tourists: US Naval Visits to Hong Kong and British-American-Chinese Relations, 1965-1968"
Glen Peterson
Cold War History 10: 1 (February 2010): 1-28. DOI: 10.1080/14682740902837001
29 November 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 280

[ISSF] "French Foreign Policy in the July Crisis, 1914: A Review Article"
Marc Trachtenberg
26 November 2010 | H-Diplo ISSF Article Review No. 3

Review of Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol, "Filling the EEC leadership vacuum? The creation of the European Council in 1974"
Federico Romero
Cold War History 10:3 (August 2010): 315-339. DOI: 10.1080/14682741003765430
26 November 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 279

Review of Ieva Zeke, "Soviet Campaigns against 'Capitalist Ideological Subversives' During the Cold War. The Latvian Experience"
Peter Kenez
Journal of Cold War Studies 12:3 (Summer 2010): 91-114. DOI: 10.1162/JCWS_a_00007
10 November 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 278

Review of Matteo Lodevole, "The Western Communists and the European Military Build-up, 1949-50: A Preventive Strategy"
Silvio Pons
Cold War History 10:2 (May 2010) 203-28. DOI: 10.1080/14682740903162383
29 October 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 277

Review of Norrie MacQueen and Pedro Aires Oliveira, "'Grocer Meets Butcher': Marcello Caetano's London Visit of 1973 and the Last Days of Portugal's Estado Novo"
Toby Green
Cold War History 10:1, 29-50 (February 2010). DOI: 10.1080/14682740902764551
21 October 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 276

Review of Eric D. Pullin, "'Noise and Flutter': American Propaganda Strategy and operation in India during World War II"
Holly C. Shulman
Diplomatic History 34:2 (April 2010): 275-298. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2009.00849.x
8 October 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 275

Review of Nicholas Khoo, "Breaking the Ring of Encirclement: The Sino-Soviet Rift and Chinese Policy toward Vietnam, 1964-1968"
Jeremy Friedman
Journal of Cold War Studies 12:1 (Winter 2009-2010): 3-42. DOI: 10.1162/jcws.2010.12.1.3
27 September 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 274

Review of Donggil Kim, "The Crucial Issues of the Early Cold War: Stalin and the Chinese Civil War"
John Garver
Cold War History 10:2 (May 2010): 185-202. DOI: 10.1080/14682741003619447
27 September 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 273 (replaces Article Review No. 270 of 29 July 2010)

Review of John Gripentrog, "The Transnational Pastime: Baseball and American Perceptions of Japan in the 1930s"
Richard C. Crepeau
Diplomatic History 34:2 (April 2010): 247-273. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2009.00848.x
22 September 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 272

Review of Erez Manela, "A Pox on Your Narrative: Writing Disease Control into Cold War History"
John Krige
Diplomatic History 34:2 (April 2010): 299-323. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2009.00850.x
15 September 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 271

Review of Guy Laron, "Playing with Fire: the Soviet-Syrian-Israeli Triangle, 1965-1967"
Yaacov Ro’i
Cold War History 10:2 (May 2010): 163-184. DOI: 10.1080/14682740902871869
22 July 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 269

Review of Artemy Kalinovsky, "Decision Making and the Soviet War in Afghanistan: From Intervention to Withdrawal"
David Gibbs
Journal of Cold War Studies 11:4 (Fall 2009): 46-73. DOI: 10.1162/jcws.2009.11.4.46
15 July 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 268

Review of Robert E. May ,"Culture Wars: The U.S. Art Lobby and Congressional Tariff Legislation during the Gilded Age and Progressive Era"
Kevin M. Murphy
Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era 9:1 (January 2010): 37-91. No DOI available. History Cooperative page .
14 July 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 267

Review of Kuisong Yang and Yafeng Xia, "Vacillating between Revolution and Detente: Mao's Changing Psyche and Policy toward the United States, 1969-1976"
Michael Sheng
Diplomatic History 34:2 (April 2010): 395-423. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2009.00853.x
18 June 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 266


H-Diplo Article Review Forum on "Special Forum: The Politics of Troop Withdrawal," Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010)

Review of Jeffrey P. Kimball, "Out of Primordial Cultural Ooze: Inventing Political and Policy Legacies about the U.S. Exit from Vietnam"
Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010): 577-588. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00871.x
Review of Mark Atwood Lawrence, "Too Late or Too Soon? Debating the Withdrawal from Vietnam in the Age of Iraq"
David Kaiser
Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010): 589-600. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00872.x
Author's Response by Jeffrey P. Kimball
12 July 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 265h (with response)

Review of Jeffrey Record, "Leaving Vietnam: Insights for Iraq?"
Charles F. Brower
Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010): 567-576. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00870.x
12 July 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 265g

Review of Melvin Small, "Bring the Boys Home Now! Antiwar Activism and Withdrawal from Vietnam and Iraq"
Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010): 543-554. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00868.x
Review of Chester Pach, "Our Worst Enemy Seems to Be the Press: TV News, the Nixon Administration, and U.S. Troop Withdrawal from Vietnam, 1969-1973"
Ralph B. Levering
Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010): 555-565. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00869.x
Author's Response by Melvin Small
5 July 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 265f (with response)

Review of Joseph A. Fry, "To Negotiate or Bomb: Congressional Prescriptions for Withdrawing U.S. Troops from Vietnam"
Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010): 517-528. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00866.x
Review of Julian E. Zelizer, "Congress and the Politics of Troop Withdrawal"
Randall Woods
Diplomatic History
34:3 (June 2010): 529-542. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00867.x
28 June 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 265e (with response)

Review of Robert Jervis, "The Politics of Troop Withdrawal: Salted Peanuts, the Commitment Trap, and Buying Time"
Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010): 507-516. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00865.x
Philip Zelikow
Author's Response by Robert Jervis
21 June 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 265d

Review of Marc J. Selverstone, "It's a Date: Kennedy and the Timetable for a Vietnam Troop Withdrawal"
Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010), 485-495. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00863.x
Review of Ken Hughes. "Fatal Politics: Nixon’s Political Timetable for Withdrawing from Vietnam."
Edwin E. Moise
Diplomatic History
34:3 (June 2010), 497-506. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00864.x
Author's Response by Kenneth J. Hughes Jr.
Author's Response by Marc J. Selverstone

14 June 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 265c (with two responses)

Review of Robert J. McMahon, "The Politics, and Geopolitics, of American Troop Withdrawals"
George C. Herring
Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010): 471-484. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00862.x
7 June 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 265b

Editor's Introduction to "Special Forum: The Politics of Troop Withdrawal"
Marc J. Selverstone
Diplomatic History 34:3 (June 2010): 461-469. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2010.00861.x
2 June 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 265a


Review of Giora Goodman, "The British Government and the Challenge of McCarthyism in the Early Cold War"
Hugh Wilford
Journal of Cold War Studies 12:1 (Winter 2009-2010): 62-97. DOI: 10.1162/jcws.2010.12.1.62.
6 May 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 264

Review of Alan P. Dobson, "From Instrumental to Expressive The Changing Goals of the U.S. Cold War Strategic Embargo"
Frank Cain
Journal of Cold War Studies 12:1 (Winter 2009-2010) 98-119. DOI: 10.1162/jcws.2010.12.1.98
21 April 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 263

Review of "Frank Costigliola, "After Roosevelts Death: Dangerous Emotions, Divisive Discourses, and the Abandoned Alliance"
Deborah Welch Larson
Diplomatic History 34:4 (January 2010): 1-23. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2009.00830.x
31 March 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 262

Review of Andrew L. Yarrow, "Selling a New Vision of America to the World: Changing Messages in Early U.S. Cold War Print Propaganda"
Nicholas J. Cull
Journal of Cold War Studies 11:4 (Fall 2009): 3-45. DOI: 10.1162/jcws.2009.11.4.3
16 March 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 261

Review of James Siekmeier, "Latin American Economic Nationalism and United States-Latin American Relations, 1945-1961"
W. Michael Weis
The Latin Americanist 52:3 (October 2008): 59-76. DOI: 10.1111/j.1557-203X.2008.00026.x
10 March 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 260

Review of Maartin van Alstein, "The Meaning of Hostile Bipolarization: Interpreting the Origins of the Cold War"
Tom Nichols
Cold War History 9:3 (August 2009): 301-319. DOI: 10.1080/14682740902981395
5 March 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 259

Review of Robert Anthony Waters Jr., "'A Betrayal of the Cause of Colonial People the World Over': The British Caribbean Against Jagan"
Cary Fraser
The Journal of Caribbean History 43:1 (2009): 115-135.
25 February 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 258

Review Forum on "Special Forum: U.S.-Soviet Relations in the Era of Détente" (Dan Caldwell, Julian F. Zelizer, Douglas E. Selvage, Stephen R. Twigge, Angela Romano, Kathleen Parth, Effie G. H. Pedaliu)
Part I (Review A) | Part II (Review B)
Daniel Sargent | Werner D. Lippert
18 February 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 257a and 257b

Roundtable on "Revisiting 1989: Causes, Course, and Consequences: Special Issue of the Journal of Contemporary European History" (Charles S. Maier, Vladimir Tismaneanu, Jeffrey Kopstein, Marci Shore, Mark R Beissinger, Silvio Pons, Andrew A. Michta)
Amir Weiner | Günter Bischof | Christian Hacke | Dónal O’Sullivan | Georg Schild | Konrad Jarausch
Journal of Contemporary European History, Volume 18, Special Issue Number 3 (August 2009). DOI: 10.1017/S0960777309005025
5 February 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review Roundtable, Volume XI, No. 14 (part of H-Diplo Roundtables)

Roundtable on "Special Issue of the Journal of Vietnamese Studies" (Edward Miller and Tuong Vu, François Guillemot, Bussarawan Teerawichitchainan, Shawn McHale, David Biggs, Peter Hansen)
Ronald Spector | Sophie Quinn-Judge | James McAllister | Lien-Hang T. Nguyen | Nu-Anh Tran
Journal of Vietnamese Studies, Volume 4, Number 3 (Fall 2009) | DOI: 10.1525/vs.2009.4.3.1
29 January 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review Roundtable, Volume XI, No. 12 (part of H-Diplo Roundtables)

Review of Frédéric Bozo, "'Winners' and 'Losers': France, the United States, and the End of the Cold War"
Christian Wenkel
Diplomatic History 33:5 (November 2009): 927-956. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2009.00818.x
28 January 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 256

Review of "Special Issue: Cold War in the Aegean" (Barin Kayaoglu, Konstantina Maragkou, Sotiris Rizas)
James Edward Miller
Cold War History 9:3 (August 2009).
27 January 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 255

Review of R. Gerald Hughes, "Of Revelatory Histories and Hatchet Jobs: Propaganda and Method in Intelligence History"
Mark Stout
Intelligence and National Security 23:6 (2008): 842-877. DOI: 10.1080/02684520802591459
19 January 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 254

Review Forum on "Special Forum: Transforming the Cold War: The United States and China, 1969-1980" (Enrico Fardella, Breck Walker, Brian Hilton, Mircea Munteanu)
Part I (Review A) | Part II (Review B)
Mao Lin | Min Song
Diplomatic History 33:4 (September 2009) |
14 January 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 253a and 253b

Review of Paul A. Kramer, "Is the World Our Campus? International Students and U.S. Global Power in the Long Twentieth Century"
Kristin Hoganson
Diplomatic History
33:5 (November 2009): 775-806. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2009.00829.x
4 January 2010 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 252

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