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"Enormous opportunities" and "hot frontiers": Sub-Saharan Africa in U.S. grand strategy, 2001-present (2019)
Journal Article
Ryan, M. (2019). "Enormous opportunities" and "hot frontiers": Sub-Saharan Africa in U.S. grand strategy, 2001-present. International History Review, doi:10.1080/07075332.2018.1529696

This article argues that, in the 21st century, there has been a significant turnaround in the US approach to Sub-Saharan Africa. No longer is the region viewed solely as the site of human tragedy and internal wars where Washington has no tangible int... Read More

Fordism: a review essay (2018)
Journal Article
Watson, D. (2018). Fordism: a review essay. Labor History, doi:10.1080/0023656X.2019.1537031

Fordism is a central concept in American labour history. This essay, the first survey of the range of historiographical and sociological approaches deployed to understand Fordism, suggests that Fordism and Americanism are inseparably intertwined. Pre... Read More