Volume 24, Number 2, June 2013

Table of Contents

Articles

The Rise and Global Significance of the First “West”: The Medieval Islamic Maghrib

pp. 259-307
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Ages of Sail, Ocean Basins, and Southeast Asia

pp. 309-333
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Like Lambs in Japan and Devils outside Their Land: Diplomacy, Violence, and Japanese Merchants in Southeast Asia

pp. 335-358
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Western Utopias, Missionary Economics, and the Chinese Village

pp. 359-387
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From Below and to the Left?: Human Rights and Liberation Politics in Africa’s Postcolonial Age

pp. 389-416
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Book Reviews

Tributary Empires in Global History ed. by Peter Fibiger Bang and C. A. Bayly (review)

pp. 417-420
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Law and Long-Term Economic Change: A Eurasian Perspective ed. by Debin Ma and Jan Luiten Van Zanden (review)

pp. 420-423
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Sufi Bodies: Religion and Society in Medieval Islam by Shahzad Bashir (review)

pp. 424-425
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Religious Conflict and Accommodation in the Early Modern World ed. by Marguerite Ragnow and William D. Phillips Jr (review)

pp. 426-430
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Brokering Empire: Trans-Imperial Subjects between Venice and Istanbul by E. Natalie Rothman (review)

pp. 431-434
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The African Diaspora: A History through Culture by Patrick Manning (review)

pp. 434-437
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The Caribbean: A History of the Region and Its Peoples ed. by Stephan Palmié and Francisco A. Scarano (review)

pp. 437-440
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The Institutional Revolution: Measurement and the Economic Emergence of the Modern World by Douglas W. Allen (review)

pp. 440-443
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Humanitarian Intervention: A History ed. by Brendan Simms and D. J. B. Trim (review)

pp. 443-447
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The Oxford Handbook of Latin American History ed. by José C. Moya (review)

pp. 447-451
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New Worlds: A Religious History of Latin America by John Lynch (review)

pp. 451-453
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When the Waves Ruled Britannia: Geography and Political Identities, 1500–1800 by Jonathan Scott (review)

pp. 454-456
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The Empire Reformed: English America in the Age of the Glorious Revolution by Owen Stanwood (review)

pp. 456-458
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Patterns of Empire: The British and American Empires, 1688 to the Present by Julian Go (review)

pp. 458-460
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Measure of the Earth: The Enlightenment Expedition That Reshaped Our World by Larrie D. Ferreiro (review)

pp. 460-462
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The Republic of Nature: An Environmental History of the United States by Mark Fiege (review)

pp. 463-465
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Iceland Imagined: Nature, Culture, and Storytelling in the North Atlantic by Karen Oslund (review)

pp. 465-468
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Faith and Fatherland: Catholicism, Modernity, and Poland by Brian Porter-Szűcs (review)

pp. 468-472
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Taming Cannibals: Race and the Victorians by Patrick Brantlinger (review)

pp. 472-474
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Nazi Empire: German Colonialism and Imperialism from Bismarck to Hitler by Shelley Baranowski (review)

pp. 474-477
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Pacific Cosmopolitans: A Cultural History of U.S.–Japan Relations by Michael R. Auslin (review)

pp. 477-478
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Migrants and Migration in Modern North America: Cross-Border Lives, Labor Markets, and Politics ed. by Dirk Hoerder and Nora Faires (review)

pp. 479-481
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The Americans Are Coming! Dreams of African American Liberation in Segregationist South Africa by Robert Trent Vinson (review)

pp. 481-483
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The Female King of Colonial Nigeria: Ahebi Ugbabe by Nwando Achebe (review)

pp. 483-485
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In a Sea of Bitterness: Refugees during the Sino-Japanese War by R. Keith Schoppa (review)

pp. 485-488
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Revolutionary Womanhood: Feminisms, Modernity, and the State in Nasser’s Egypt by Laura Bier (review)

pp. 488-491
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NSC 68 and the Political Economy of the Early Cold War by Curt Cardwell (review)

pp. 491-493
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Free World? The Campaign to Save the World’s Refugees, 1956–1963 by Peter Gatrell (review)

pp. 493-495
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On the Edge of the Global: Modern Anxieties in a Pacific Island Nation by Niko Besnier (review)

pp. 495-498
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