- O. Arewa, Cultural appropriation: when ‘borrowing’ becomes exploitation, The Conversation 20 juin 2016 (Traduction francaise: Appropriation culturelle : quand emprunter devient exploiter, 29 juin 2016)
- John Hennessey. Review of Barth, Volker; Cvetkovski, Roland, eds., Imperial Co-operation and Transfer, 1870-1930: Empires and Encounters. H-Empire, H-Net Reviews. July, 2016.
“Torsten Weber’s subsequent chapter shifts the geographical focus farther east to look at relations between the Chinese and Japanese Empires in the decades following the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-95. Weber focuses on how mostly unofficial discourses of pan-Asian commonality emerged in both empires and, perhaps more interestingly, on how the Euro-American concepts of the Monroe Doctrine and “yellow peril” were emulated by Japan (the latter through a discourse of “white peril” with Europeans and Americans as a common enemy for all Asians) to assert its leadership over East Asia.”