Volume 53 part 1 (April 2008)


IRSH 53-1


Ratna Saptari 'The Politics of Worker's Contention: The 1999 Mayora Strike in Tangerang, West Java' [summary]

Leen Beyers 'From Class to Culture: Immigration, Recession and Daily Ethnic Boundaries in Belgium, 1940s-1990s' [summary]

Wade Matthews 'Class, Nation and Capitalist Globalization: Eric Hobsbawm and the National Question' [summary]

Suggestions and Debates

Marc Buggeln 'Were Concentration Camp Prisoners Slaves?: The Possibilities and Limits of Comparative History and Global Historical Perspectives' [summary]

Book reviews

Jacques Bidet Exploring Marx's Capital. Philosophical, Economic and Political Dimensions (William A. Pelz)
Geoff Eley and Keith Nield The Future of Class in History. What's Left of the Social? (Michael M. Hall)
Shelton Stromquist Reinventing "The People". The Progressive Movement, the Class Problem, and the Origins of Modern Liberalism (Neville Kirk)
Hung-yok Ip Intellectuals in Revolutionary China, 1921-1949. Leaders, heroes and sophisticates (Timothy B. Weston)
Georgi M. Derluguian Bourdieu's Secret Admirer in the Caucasus. A World-System Biography (Touraj Atabaki)
Jan Breman Labour Bondage in West India from Past to Present (Chitra Joshi)
Stephen J. Rockel Carriers of Culture. Labor on the Road in Nineteenth-Century East Africa (Jan-Bart Gewald)
Tracey Banivanua-Mar Violence and Colonial Dialogue. The Australian-Pacific Indentured Labor Trade (G. Roger Knight)



Notes on contributors