Books and Articles of Interest"
compiled by Tom Dublin
recent issues of the Radical Historians Newsletter)
Number 62, November
Abelson, Elaine, When Ladies
Go A-Thieving: Middle-Class Shoplifters in the Victorian Department Store
Adams, Judith Porter, Peacework:
Oral Histories of Women Peace Activists (Twayne, 1990).
Arnesen, Eric, Waterfront
Workers of New Orleans: Race, Class, and Politics, 1863-1923 (Oxford,
Baldwin, Peter, The Politics
of Social Solidarity: Class Bases of the European Welfare State, 1875-1975
Barrett, James R., "Militants
and Migrants: Immigrant Workers in the United States, 1880-1920," International
Labor and Working Class History, No. 37 (Spring '90), 41-51.
Behar, Ruth, "Rage and Redemption:
Reading the Life Story of a Mexican Marketing Woman," Feminist Studies,
16 (1990), 223-58.
Benson, Susan Porter, "Social
History in the Museum," Radical History Review, No. 48 (Fall '90),
Bernstein, Michael A., "American
Economic Expertise from the Great War to the Cold War: Some Initial Observations,"
Journal of Economic History, 50 (1990), 393-406.
Blewett, Mary H., The Last
Generation: Work and Life in the Textile Mills of Lowell, Massachusetts,
1910-1960 (Massachusetts, 1990).
Blom, Ida, "Changing Gender
Identities in an Industrializing Society: The Case of Norway, c.1870-c.1914,"
Gender & History, 2 (1990), 131-47.
Bowles, Samuel and Herbert Gintis,
"Contested Exchange: New Microfoundations for the Political Economy of
Capitalism," Politics & Society, 18 (1990), 165-222.
Boydston, Jeanne, Home and
Work: Housework, Wages, and the Ideology of Labor in the Early Republic
Brown, Nathan, "Brigands and
State Building: The Invention of Banditry in Modern Egypt," Comparative
Studies in Society and History, 32 (1990), 258-81.
Buechler, Steven M., Women's
Movements in the United States: Woman Suffrage, Equal Rights and Beyond
Burke, Peter, The French
Historical Revolution: The Annales School, 1929-1989 (Stanford, 1990).
Carlton, David L., "The Revolution
from Above: The National Market and the Beginnings of Industrialization
in North Carolina," Journal of American History, 77 (1990), 445-75.
Carp, Roger E., "The Limits
of Reform: Labor and Discipline on the Erie Canal," Journal of the
Early American Republic, 10 (1990), 191-220.
Ceplair, Larry, ed., The
Public Years of Sarah and Angelina Grimke: Selected Writings, 1835-1839
Chapman, Herrick, State Capitalism
and Working-Class Radicalism in the French Aircraft Industry (California,
Chestnut, J.L. and Julia Cass,
Black in Selma: The Uncommon Life of J.L Chestnut, Jr., Politics and
Power in a Small American Town (Hill & Wang, 1990).
Chilcote, Ronald H., Power
and Ruling Classes in Northeast Brazil: Juazeiro and Petrolina in Transition
Clark, Christopher, The Roots
of Rural Capitalism: Western Massachusetts, 1780-1860 (Cornell, 1990).
Cohen, Lizabeth, Making a
New Deal: Industrial Workers in Chicago, 1919-1939 (Chicago, 1990).
Constantine, J. Robert, ed.,
Letters of Eugene V. Debs, 3 vols. (Illinois, 1990).
Corbin, Alain, Women for
Hire: Prostitution and Sexuality in France after 1850 (Harvard, 1990).
Cornell, Laurel L., "Peasant
Women and Divorce in Preindustrial Japan," Signs 15 (1990), 710-32.
Cumbler, John T., Social
History of Economic Decline: Work, Business, and Politics in Trenton
Cumings, Bruce, The Coming
of the Korean War: The Roaring of the Cataract, 1947-1950 (Princeton,
Daniel, Pete, "A Rogue Bureaucracy:
The USDA Fire Ant Campaign of the Late 1950s," Agricultural History,
64 (1990), 99-114.
Daniels, Roger, Coming to
America: A History of Immigration and Ethnicity in America (Harper,
de Lauretis, Teresa, "Eccentric
Subjects: Feminist Theory and Historical Consciousness," Feminist Studies,
16 (1990), 115-50.
Derickson, Alan, Workers'
Health, Workers' Democracy: The Western Miners' Struggle, 1891-1925
DeVault, Ileen A., Sons and
Daughters of Labor: Class and Clerical Work in Turn-of-the-Century Pittsburgh
Dillard, Heath, Daughters
of the Reconquest: Women in Castilian Town Society, 1100-1300 (Cambridge,
Duben, Alan, "Understanding
Muslim Households and Families in Late Ottoman Istanbul," Journal of
Family History, 15 (1990), 71-86.
Duberman, Martin Dauml, Martha
Vicinus, and George Chauncey, Jr., eds., Hidden from History: Reclaiming
the Gay and Lesbian Past (New American Library, 1990).
Egerton, Douglas, R., "Gabriel's
Conspiracy and the Election of 1800," Journal of Southern History,
56 (1990), 191-214.
Fink, Carole, Marc Bloch:
A Life in History (Cambridge, 1990).
Foster, John, "State Action
and Working-Class Politics on Clydeside, 1914-1919," International
Review of Social History, 25 (1990), 33-70.
French, John D., "Industrial
Workers and the Birth of the Populist Republic in Brazil, 1945-1946,"
Latin American Perspectives, 16 (Fall '89), 5-27.
"Future of Socialism," special
issue of Monthly Review, 42:3 (July-Aug. '90).
Ginzburg, Lori D., Women
and the Work of Benevolence: Morality, Politics, and Class in the Nineteenth-Century
United States (Yale, 1990).
Glenn, Susan A., Daughters
of the Shtetl: Life and Labor in the Immigrant Generation (Cornell,
Goldfield, David R., Black,
White, and Southern: Race Relations and Southern Culture, 1940 to the
Present (LSU, 1990).
Gordon, Linda, ed., Women
and the Welfare State (Wisconsin, 1990).
Gordon, Lynn D., Gender and
Higher Education in the Progressive Era (Yale, 1990).
Gould, Jeffrey L., "Notes on
Peasant Consciousness and Revolutionary Politics in Nicaragua, 1955-1990,"
Radical History Review, No. 48 (Fall '90), 65-87.
"Guatemala, Debt, and Drugs,"
a special issue of Latin American Perspectives, (Fall '90).
Hahner, June E., Emancipating
the Female Sex: The Struggle for Women's Rights in Brazil, 1850-1940
Hansen, Karen Tranberg, "Body
Politics: Sexuality, Gender, and Domestic Service in Zambia," Journal
of Women's History, 2 (1990), 120-42.
Harris, J. William, "The Organization
of Work on a Yeoman Slaveholder's Farm," Agricultural History,
64 (1990), 39-52.
Hart, Dianne Walta, Thanks
to God and the Revolution: The Oral History of a Nicaraguan Family
Hartford, William F., Working
People of Holyoke: Class and Ethnicity in a Massachusetts Mill Town, 1850-1960
Heywood, Paul, Marxism and
the Failure of Organised Socialism in Spain, 1879-1936 (Cambridge,
Hill, Bridget, Women, Work,
and Sexual Politics in Eighteenth-Century England (Basil Blackwell,
Hoff, Joan, Unequal Before
the Law: A Legal History of U.S. Women (NYU, 1990).
Huang, Philip C.C., The Peasant
Family and Rural Development in the Yangzi Delta, 1350-1988 (Stanford,
Hudson, Pat, ed., Regions
and Industries: A Perspective on the Indutrial Revolution in Britain
Hull, Richard W., American
Enterprise in South Africa: Historical Dimensions of Engagement and Disengagement
Jackson, Julian, The Popular
Front in France: Defending Democracy, 1934-1938 (Cambridge, 1990).
James, Joy, "U.S. Policy in
Panama," Race & Class, 32 (July-Sept. '90), 17-32.
Joyce, Patrick, Visions of
the People: Industrial England and the Question of Class, 1848-1914
Kaye, Harvey J., and Keith McClelland,
eds., E.P. Thompson: Critical Perspectives (Temple, 1990).
Kealey, Gregory S., "Gutman
and Montgomery: Politics and Direction of U.S. Labor and Working-Class
History in the 1980s," International Labor and Working Class History,
No. 37 (Spring '90), 58-68.
Kelley, Robin D.G., Hammer
and Hoe: Alabama Communists during the Great Depression (North Carolina,
Kessler-Harris, Alice, A
Woman's Wage: Historic Meanings and Symbolic Consequences (Kentucky,
Kingston-Mann, Esther, and Timothy
Mixter, eds., Peasant Economy, Culture, and Politics of European Russia,
1800-1921 (Princeton, 1990).
Kinsbruner, Jay, "Caste and
Capitalism in the Caribbean: Residential Patterns and House Ownership
among the Free People of Color of San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1823-46," Hispanic
American Historical Review, 70 (1990), 433-62.
Klima, A., "Domestic Industry,
Manufactory, and Early Industrialization in Bohemia," Journal of European
Economic History, 18 (1989), 509-28.
Kolmerten, Carol A., Women
in Utopia: The Ideology of Gender in the American Owenite Communities
"Labor Archives and Collections
in the United States," special issue of Labor History 31 (Winter-Spring
"State Intervention and the Development of Cooperatives (Old and New)
in Quebec, 1968-1988," Studies in Political Economy, 31 (Spring
Levi, Darrell E., Michael
Manley: The Making of a Leader (Georgia, 1990).
Levine, Philippa, Feminist
Lives in Victorian England: Private Roles and Public Commitment (Basil
Levy, Peter B., "The New Left
and Labor: The Early Years (1960-1963)," Labor History, 31 (1990),
Lewis, Michael, Rioters and
Citizens: Mass Protest in Imperial Japan (California, 1990).
Lih, Lars T., Bread and Authority
in Russia, 1914-1921 (California, 1990).
Lim, Shirley Geok-lin, "Japanese-American
Women's Life Stories: Maternality in Monica Sone's Nisei Daughter
and Joy Kogawa's Obasan," Feminist Studies, 16 (1990), 289-312.
Mandel, David, "The Soviet Labor
Movement: The Coalminers' Strike of July 1989," Politics & Society,
18 (1990), 381-404.
Manning, Patrick, Slavery
and African Life: Occidental, Oriental and African Slave Trades (Cambridge,
Marable, Manning, "Black Politics
and the Challenges for the Left," Monthly Review, 41:11 (April
Margadant, Jo Burr, Madame
le Professeur: Women Educators in the Third Republic (Princeton, 1990).
Markoff, John, "Peasant Grievances
and Peasant Insurrection: France in 1789," Journal of Modern History,
62 (1990), 445-76.
Markowitz, Gerald and David
Rosner, "`The Street of Walking Death': Silicosis, Health, and Labor in
the Tri-State Region," Journal of American History 77 (1990), 525-52.
Marks, Gary and Matthew Burbank,
"Immigrant Support for the American Socialist Party, 1912 and 1920," Social
Science History, 14 (1990), 175-202.
Martin, Cheryl English, "Popular
Speech and Social Order in Northern Mexico, 1650-1830," Comparative
Studies in Society and History, 32 (1990), 305-24.
"Marxism in the Caribbean: Interview
with Trevor Munroe," Studies in Political Economy, 31 (Spring '90),
Mathias, Peter and John A. Davis,
The First Industrial Revolutions (Basil Blackwell, 1990).
Matthaei, Julie and Teresa Amott,
'Race, Gender, Work: The History of Asian and Asian-American Women," Race
& Class, 31 (Jan.-Mar. '90), 61-80.
McKean, Robert B., St. Petersburg
Between the Revolutions: Workers and Revolutionaries, June 1907- February
1917 (Yale, 1990).
Moscucci, Ornella, The Science
of Woman: Gynaecology and Gender in England, 1800-1929 (Cambridge,
Moss, Bernard H., "Workers and
the Common Program (1968-1978): The Failure of French Communism," Science
& Society, 54 (1990), 42-66.
Nardinelli, Clark, Child
Labor and the Industrial Revolution (Indiana, 1990).
Nash, Gary B. and Jean R. Soderlund,
Freedom by Degrees: Emancipation and Its Aftermath in Pennsylvania
"Nicaraguan Elections," special
section of Socialist Review, 20:3 (July-Sept. '90), 115-49.
Nobles, Gregory, "The Rise of
Merchants in Rural Market Towns: A Case Study of Eighteenth-Century Northampton,
Massachusetts," Journal of Social History, 24 (1990), 5-24.
Nord, Deborah Epstein, "`Neither
Pairs nor Odd': Female Community in Late Nineteenth-Century London," Signs
15 (1990), 733-54.
"Now What? Responses to Socialism's
Crisis of Meaning," Socialist Review, 20:2 (April-June '90).
Ollman, Bertell and Jonathan
Birnbaum, eds., The U.S. Constitution: Two Hundred Years of Anti-Federalist,
Abolitionist, Feminist, Muckraking, Progressive, and Especially Socialist
Criticism (NYU, 1990).
Oppenheimer, Martin, and Martin
J. Murray, and Rhonda F. Levine, eds., Radical Sociologists and the
Movement: Experiences, Lessons, and Legacies (Temple, 1990).
Padel, Ruth, "Between Theory
and Fiction: Reflections on Feminism and Classical Scholarship," Gender
& History, 2 (1990), 198-211.
Painter, Nell Irvin, "Sojourner
Truth in Life and Memory: Writing the Biography of an American Exotic,"
Gender & History, 2 (1990), 3-16.
Parker, Frank R., Black Votes
Count: Political Empowerment in Mississippi after 1965 (North Carolina,
Patai, Edward, ed., Looking
Backward, 1988-1888: Essays on Edward Bellamy (Massachusetts, 1988).
Perry, Mary Elizabeth, Gender
and Disorder in Early Modern Seville (Princeton, 1990).
"Perspectives on Manumission,"
special issue of Slavery & Abolition, 10 (Dec. '89).
Pfeffer, Paula F., A. Philip
Randolph, Pioneer of the Civil Rights Movement (LSU, 1990).
Pierson, Ruth Roach, "Gender
and the Unemployment Insurance Debates in Canada, 1934-1940," Labour/Le
Travail, No. 25 (1990), 77-104.
Pollack, Norman, The Humane
Economy: Populism, Capitalism, and Democracy (Rutgers, 1990).
"Puerto Rico: A Colonial Dilemma,"
special issue of Radical America, 23:1 (Jan.-Feb. '89).
Randall, Adrian, "New Languages
or Old? Labour, Capital, and Discourse in the Industrial Revolution,"
Social History, 15 (1990), 195-216.
________, Before the Luddites:
Custom, Community and Machinery in the English Woolen Industry, 1776-1809
Rodriguez, Clara E., "Puerto
Rican Studies," American Quarterly, 42 (1990), 437-55.
Rosaldo, Renato, Culture
and Truth: The Remaking of Social Analysis (Beacon, 1989).
Rose, Margaret, "From the Fields
to the Picket Line: Huelga Women and the Boycott, 1965-1975," Labor
History, 31 (1990), 271-93.
Rosenstone, Robert, "Revisioning
History: Contemporary Filmmakers and the Construction of the Past," Comparative
Studies in Society and History, 32 (1990), 822-37.
"Round Table: Exploring the
History of American Foreign Relations," special section in Journal
of American History, 77 (1990), 93-180.
Ryback, Timothy, Rock Around
the Bloc: The History of Rock Music in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union
Saith, Ashwani, "Development
Strategies and the Rural Poor," Journal of Peasant Studies, 17
"Sandanista Legacy: The Construction
of Democracy," special issue of Latin American Perspectives, No.
66 (Summer '90).
Saville, John, 1848: The
British State and the Chartist Movement (Cambridge, 1990).
Schultz, Martin, "Divorce Patterns
in Nineteenth-Century New England," Journal of Family History,
15 (1990), 101-14.
Schultz, Ronald, "The Small-Producer
Tradition and the Moral Origins of Artisan Republicanism in Philadelphia,
1770-1810," Past & Present, No. 127 (May '90), 84-116.
Schulze, Dabvid, "The Industrial
Workers of the World and the Unemployed in Edmonton and Calgary in the
Depression of 1913-1915," Labour/Le Travail, No. 25 (1990), 47-76.
Seidman, Michael, Workers
Against Work: Labor in Paris and Barcelona during the Popular Fronts
Selden, Mark, "The Making of
the Chinese Working Class," International Labor and Working Class History,
No. 37 (Spring '90), 52-57.
Silver, Timothy H., A New
Face on the Countryside: Indians, Colonists, and Slaves in South Atlantic
Forests, 1500-1800 (Cambridge, 1990).
Smith, Billy G., The 'Lower
Sort': Philadelphia's Laboring People, 1750-1800 (Cornell, 1990).
Steinberg, Allen, The Transformation
of Criminal Justice: Philadelphia, 1800-1880 (North Carolina, 1989).
Steinberg, Stephen, "The Underclass:
A Case of Color and Blindness," New Politics, 7 (Summer '89), 42-60.
Steinberg, Theodore, "Dam-Breaking
in the 19th-Century Merrimack Valley: Water, Social Conflict, and the
Waltham-Lowell Mills," Journal of Social History, 24 (1990), 25-46.
Stoner, K. Lynn, From the
House to the Streets: the Cuban Woman's Movement for Legal Reform
Strasser, Susan, Satisfaction
Guaranteed: The Making of the American Mass Market (Pantheon, 1989).
Tadman, Michael, Speculators
and Slaves: Masters, Traders, and Slaves in the Old South (Wisconsin,
Tenhula, John, Voices from
Southeast Asia: The Refugee Experience in the United States (Holmes
& Meier, 1990).
Thelen, David, ed., Memory
and American History (Indiana, 1990).
Thompson, Leonard, A History
of South Africa (Yale, 1990).
Toledano, Ehud R., State
and Society in Mid-Nineteenth-Century Egypt (Cambridge, 1990).
Tolnay, Stewart E., and E.M.
Beck, "Black Flight: Lethal Violence and the Great Migration, 1900-1930,"
Social Science History, 14 (1990), 347-70.
Tomich, Dale, "Liberté
ou Mort: Republicanism and Slave Revolt in Martinique, February 1831,"
History Workshop, No. 29 (Spring '90), 85-91.
________, Slavery in the
Circuit of Sugar: Martinique and the World Economy, 1830-1848 (Johns
"Transatlantic Slave Trade,"
special sections of Social Science History, 14 (1990), 93-149,
Tsurumi, E. Patricia, Factory
Girls: Women in the Thread Mills of Meiji Japan (Princeton, 1990).
Ulrich, Laurel Thatcher, "Of
Pens and Needles: Sources in Early American Women's History," Journal
of American History, 77 (1990), 200-07.
________, A Midwife's Tale:
The Life of Martha Ballard Based on her Diary (Knopf, 1990).
Vaughan, Mary Kay, "Women School
Teachers in the Mexican Revolution: The Story of Reyna's Braids," Journal
of Women's History, 2 (1990), 143-68.
Ward, Chris, Russia's Cotton
Workers and the New Economic Policy: Shop Floor Culture and State Policy,
1921-1929 (Cambridge, 1990).
Wegs, J. Robert, Growing
Up Working Class: Continuity and Change among Viennese Youth, 1890-1938
(Penn State, 1990).
Weinstein, Barbara, "The Industrialists,
the State, and the Issues of Worker Training and Social Services in Brazil,
1930-1950," Hispanic American Historical Review, 70 (1990), 379-404.
Weitz, Eric D., "State Power,
Class Fragmentation, and the Shaping of German Communist Politics, 1890-1933,"
Journal of Modern History, 62 (1990), 253-97.
Whaples, Robert, "Winning the
Eight-Hour Day, 1909-19," Journal of Economic History, 50 (1990),
White, E. Frances, "Africa on
my Mind: Gender, Counter Discourse and African-American Nationalism,"
Journal of Women's History, 2 (1990), 73-97.
Wolf, Diane L., "Daughters,
Decisions and Domination: An Empirical and Conceptual Critique of Household
Strategies," Development and Change 21 (1990), 43-74.
Woodruff, Nan Elizabeth, "The
Emergency Farm Labor Supply Program and the Struggle over Labor Control
in the Mississippi Delta During World War II," Agricultural History,
64 (1990), 74-85.
Yans-McLaughlin, Virginia, ed.,
Immigration Reconsidered: History, Sociology, and Politics (Oxford,
Yates, Michael D., "From the
Coal Wars to the Pittston Strike," Monthly Review, 42:2 (June '90),
Zeiger, Susan, "Finding a Cure
for War: Women's Politics and the Peace Movement in the 1920s," Journal
of Social History, 24 (1990), 69-86.
Zeitlin, Jonathan, "The Triumph
of Adversarial Bargaining: Industrial Relations in British Engineering,
1880-1939," Politics & Society, 18 (1990), 405-26.
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