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  Volume 43, Number 1, Fall 2009

Table of Contents

Section I: Leisure and Spectatorship

Wilderness Wives and Dishwashing Husbands: Comfort and the Domestic Arts of Camping in America, 1880–1910

pp. 5-30

The White Elephant in London: An Episode of Trickery, Racism and Advertising

pp. 31-66

“The Most Popular Unpopular Man in Baseball”: Baseball Fans and Ty Cobb in the Early 20th Century

pp. 67-87

Section II: Sexuality and Reproduction

Attitudes towards Menstruation and Menstrual Blood in Elizabethan England

pp. 89-114

Early Modern Midwifery: Splitting the Profession, Connecting the History

pp. 115-138

Section III: Authority in Village and Urban Life

On the Threshold: Youth as Arbiters of Urban Space in Early Modern France

pp. 139-156

Authority in a Serf Village: Peasants, Managers, and the Role of Writing in Early Nineteenth Century Russia

pp. 157-173

Review Essays

Race, Medicine and the South

pp. 175-182

Can America Ecucate Itself Out of Inequality?

pp. 183-193


Section 1: The Wealthy

The Challenge of Affluence: Self-Control and Well-Being in the United States and Britain since 1950 (review)

pp. 195-197

A Nation of Counterfeiters: Capitalists, Con Men, and the Making of the United States (review)

pp. 197-199

Inherited Wealth (review)

pp. 199-201

Section 2: Gender, Family, Demography

Breadwinners and Citizens: Gender in the Making of the French Social Model (review)

pp. 201-203

Sweeping the German Nation: Domesticity and National Identity in Germany, 1870–1945 (review)

pp. 203-205

Growing Up Female in Nazi Germany (review)

pp. 205-207

Family Life in 20th-Century America (review)

pp. 207-208

Growing Up in France: From the Ancien Régime to the Third Republic (review)

pp. 208-210

Designing Modern Childhoods: History, Space, and the Material Culture of Children (review)

pp. 210-212

Fatal Misconception: The Struggle to Control World Population (review)

pp. 212-214

Section 3: Social Inequality: Race, Immigration, Labor

The Forging of Races: Race and Scripture in the Protestant Atlantic World, 1600–2000 (review)

pp. 214-216

Race Relations at the Margins: Slaves and Poor Whites in the Antebellum Southern Countryside (review)

pp. 216-218

Rituals of Resistance: African Atlantic Religion in Kongo and the Lowcountry South in the Era of Slavery (review)

pp. 218-220

Daily Life in Immigrant America, 1870–1920 (review)

pp. 220-222

Ireland’s New Worlds: Immigrants, Politics, and Society in the United States and Australia, 1815–1922 (review)

pp. 222-224

Master and Servant: Love and Labour in the English Industrial Age (review)

pp. 224-226

The British Working Class, 1832–1940 (review)

pp. 226-228

Section 4: War

Myth and the Greatest Generation: A Social History of Americans in World War II (review)

pp. 228-230

Dynamic of Destruction: Culture and Mass Killing in the First World War (review)

pp. 230-232

Section 5: Regional Issues

Saving the Modern Soul: Therapy, Emotions, and the Culture of Self-Help (review)

pp. 232-234

Governing Passions: Peace and Reform in the French Kingdom, 1576–1585 (review)

pp. 234-236

Hotel: An American History (review)

pp. 236-238

Social History of Science in Colonial India. Themes in Indian History (review)

pp. 238-240

A Nest of Singing Birds: 100 Years of the New Zealand School Journal (review)

pp. 240-242

The Archaeology of Improvement in Britain, 1750–1850 (review)

pp. 242-243

Something Happened: A Political and Cultural Overview of the Seventies (review)

pp. 243-245

The Many Meanings of Poverty: Colonialism, Social Compacts, and Assistance in Eighteenth-Century Ecuador (review)

pp. 245-247

A Hard Rain Fell: SDS and Why It Failed (review)

pp. 247-249

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