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  • Israel under Siegeby Raffaella A. Del Sarto

    Georgetown University Press 2017; US$ 32.95

    Raffaella A. Del Sarto examines the creation of Israel's neo-revisionist consensus about security threats and regional order, which took hold of Israeli politics and society after 2000 and persists today. The failed Oslo peace process and the trauma of the Second Palestinian Intifada triggered this shift to the right; conflicts with Hamas and Hezbollah... more...

  • Taming Nationalism? Political Community Building in the Post-Soviet Baltic Statesby Dovile Budryte

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 149.95

    Revisiting the process of political community building in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, this book analyzes the roles that international actors have played in these processes and assesses the unintended consequences of this involvement. The study differs from other works on ethnic minorities and nationalism in the former Soviet Union by exploring... more...

  • The Making of Eurosceptic Britainby Chris Gifford

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 109.95

    What has been the political impact of the Eurozone Debt Crisis in the UK? To what extent have the bank collapses and bailouts reinforced Britain?s Eurosceptic trajectory? In this revised and updated second edition Chris Gifford addresses these key questions reflecting on the Labour government?s approach to Europe while exploring the extensive mobilisation... more...

  • Arab Patriotismby Adam Mestyan

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 45.00 US$ 40.95

    Arab Patriotism presents the essential backstory to the formation of the modern nation-state and mass nationalism in the Middle East. While standard histories claim that the roots of Arab nationalism emerged in opposition to the Ottoman milieu, Adam Mestyan points to the patriotic sentiment that grew in the Egyptian province of the Ottoman Empire... more...

  • A Sovereign Peopleby Carol Berkin

    Basic Books 2017; US$ 38.00

    How George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, and John Adams navigated the nation through four major crises and caused the first stirrings of American nationalism Americans like to believe that the Constitution miraculously brought the United States into being, as though the framers established, in one stroke, the nation we know today. Yet when... more...

  • Building an American Empireby Paul Frymer

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 35.00 US$ 31.85

    How American westward expansion was governmentally engineered to promote the formation of a white settler nation Westward expansion of the United States is most conventionally remembered for rugged individualism, geographic isolationism, and a fair amount of luck. Yet the establishment of the forty-eight contiguous states was hardly a foregone... more...

  • European Monarchies from 1814 to 1906by Volker Sellin

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 39.95

    Der Sturz Napoleons jährt sich 2014 zum zweihundertsten Mal; und ebenso die Restauration der französischen Monarchie unter den Bourbonen. Was bedeutet aber überhaupt "Restauration"? Volker Sellin löst den Begriff aus der Fixierung auf das Epochenjahr 1814 und interpretiert Restauration übergreifend als eine Politik der Konsolidierung der von der Revolution... more...

  • The Making of Modern Zionismby Shlomo Avineri

    Basic Books 2017; US$ 28.00

    An expanded edition of a classic intellectual history of Zionism, now covering the rise of religious Zionism since the 1970s For eighteen centuries pious Jews had prayed for the return to Jerusalem, but only in the revolutionary atmosphere of nineteenth-century Europe was this yearning transformed into an active political movement: Zionism. In... more...

  • Sir John's Echoby John Boyko

    Dundurn 2017; US$ 9.99

    As Sir John A. Macdonald intended, throughout Canada?s history, the federal government has been the primary force in nation-building and crisis response. Because of its ability to represent all Canadians, John Boyko argues forcefully that Ottawa, not the provinces, must be recognized as the nation?s voice. more...

  • Ethnic Germans and National Socialism in Yugoslavia in World War IIby Mirna Zakic

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 80.00

    A study of the German minority in the Serbian Banat during World War II, its self-perception and its collaboration with the Nazis. more...