Nations and Nationalism

Books for Review

The following books are currently available for review. For guidelines, please consult Nations and Nationalism’s Author Guidelines.

If you’re interested in reviewing one, please contact Sarah Correia at

Publishers should send books for review to:

Dr Sarah Correia,
Department of Political Science,
The School of Public Policy,
The Rubin Building,
29/31 Tavistock Square,
London, WC1H 9QU.

Title Author Publisher Year
Race and the Yugoslav Region: Postsocialist, Post-Conflict, Postcolonial? Catherine Baker Manchester University Press 2018
The Holocaust and the Nakba: A New Grammar of Trauma and History Bashir Bashir and Amos Goldberg (eds.) Columbia University Press 2019
Empty Signs, Historical Imaginaries: The Entangled Nationalization of Names and Naming in a Late Habsburg Borderland Ágoston Berecz Berghahn 2020
Hadhramaut and its Diaspora: Yemeni Politics, Identity and Migration Noel Brehony (ed.) I.B. Tauris 2017
The Legacy of the Filibuster War: National Identity and Collective Memory in Central America Marco Cabrera Geserick Lexington Books 2019
Erdogan’s Empire: Turkey and the Politics of the Middle East Soner Cagaptay I.B. Tauris 2019
Creating the Culture of Peace: A Clarion Call for Individual and Collective Transformation Anwarul K. Chowdhury & Daisaku Ikeda I.B. Tauris 2020
Identity and Nationalism in Modern Argentina: Defending the True Nation Jeane DeLaney University of Notre Dame Press 2020
Exiled Among Nations: German and Mennonite Mythologies in a Transnational Age John P.R. Eicher Cambridge University Press 2020
Organizing Against Democracy: The Local Organizational Development of Far Right Parties in Greece and Europe Antonis A. Ellinas Cambridge University Press 2020
Liminality in Cuba’s Twentieth-Century Identity: Rites of Passage and Revolutions Stephen M. Fay Tamesis: Boydell & Brewer 2019
Ireland and the Great War: A Social and Political History Niamh Gallagher Bloomsbury 2020
The Everyday Nationalism of Workers: A Social History of Modern Belgium Maarten Van Ginderachter Stanford University Press 2019
Cuban Cultural Heritage: A Rebel Past for a Revolutionary Nation Pablo Alonso González University Press of Florida 2018
Composing History: National Identities and the English Masque Revival, 1860-1920 Deborah Heckert Boydell Press 2018
Contested Nation: The Mapuche, Bandits, and State Formation in Nineteenth-Century Chile Pilar M. Herr University of New Mexico Press 2019
Departing from Java: Javanese Labour, Migration and Diaspora Rosemarijn Hoefte and Peter Meel (eds.) Nordic Institute of Asian Studies Press 2018
Flamenco Nation: The Construction of Spanish National Identity Sandi Holguín University of Wisconsin Press 2019
The Eritrean National Service: Servitude for’the Common Good’and the Youth Exodus Gaim Kibreab Boydell & Brewer 2017
Diversity, Violence, and Recognition: How Recognizing Ethnic Identity Promotes Peace Elisabeth King & Cyrus Samii Oxford University Press 2020
Insular Destinies: Perspectives on the History and Politics of Modern Cyprus Paschalis M. Kitromilides Routledge 2020
Czech Music Around 1900 Lenka Krupková, Jiri Kopecky, et al Pendragon Press 2017
Prizefighting and Civilization: A Cultural History of Boxing, Race, and Masculinity in Mexico and Cuba, 1840-1940 David C. LaFevor University of New Mexico Press 2020
Staging the Nation: Opera and Nationalism in 19th-Century Hungary Krisztina Lajosi Brill 2019
Beyond Alterity: Destabilizing the Indigenous Other in Mexico Paula López Caballero and Ariadna Acevedo-Rodrigo University of Arizona Press 2018
Orthodox Judaism and the Politics of Religion: From Prewar Europe to the State of Israel Daniel Mahla Cambridge University Press 2020
The House of Hemp and Butter: A History of Old Riga Kevin C. O’Connor Northern Illinois Press/Cornell University Press 2019
National Identity in Serbia: The Vojvodina and a Multi-Ethnic Community in the Balkans Vassilis Petsinis I.B. Tauris 2020
Patriotic Ayatollahs: Nationalism in Post-Saddam Iraq Caroleen Marji Sayej Cornell University Press 2018
Poietiche Nazionaliste: Un itinerario giuliano tra testi, storiografie, identità, emozioni Andrea Scartabellati Marovalerio 2019
Mapmen: Transnational Lives and Deaths of Geographers in the Making of East Central Europe Steven Seegel University of Chicago Press 2018
Voices of Ghana: Literary Contributions to the Ghana Broadcasting System, 1955-57 Victoria Ellen Smith (ed.) James Curney (Boydell and Brewer imprint) 2018 (2nd ed.)
Cyprus Before 1974: The Prelude to Crisis Marilena Varnava I.B. Tauris 2020

If you’re interested in reviewing one, please contact Ian Stewart at