restricted access   Volume 44, Number 1, Fall 2010

Table of Contents

Section I
Social and Personal Control

"We Mentally Ill Smoke a Lot": Identity, Smoking, and Mental Illness in America

pp. 7-21

Diseased, Maimed, Mutilated: Categorizations of Disability and an Ugly Law in Late Nineteenth-Century Chicago

pp. 23-37

Regime Change: Gender, Class, and the invention of Dieting in Post-Bellum America

pp. 39-70

"The Attila the Hun Law": New York's Rockefeller Drug Laws and the Making of a Punitive State

pp. 71-95

Section II
African American Experience

This Harlem Life: Black Families and Everyday Life in the 1920s and 1930s

pp. 97-122

"Bessie Done Cut Her Old Man": Race, Common-Law Marriage, and Homicide in New Orleans, 1925-1945

pp. 123-143

Section III
Regional Themes

Factory Music: How the Industrial Geography and Working-Class Environment of Post-War Birmingham Fostered the Birth of Heavy Metal

pp. 145-158

The Mutiny on the Hermione: Warfare, Revolution, and Treason in the Royal Navy

pp. 159-187

Sociability and "Separate Spheres" on the North Atlantic: The Interior Architecture of British Atlantic Liners, 1840-1930

pp. 189-212

'Killed by its Mother': Infanticide in Providence County, Rhode Island, 1870 to 1938

pp. 213-237

Review Essay

On The Politics of Indigeneity: North American and Pacific Histories

pp. 239-245

Section 1
Gender Issues

Masculinity in the Modern West: Gender, Civilization and the Body (review)

pp. 247-248

Rousseau's Daughters: Domesticity, Education, and Autonomy in Modern France (review)

pp. 249-250

True to Her Word: The Faithful Maiden Cult in Late Imperial China (review)

pp. 251-252

Stir It Up: Home Economics in American Culture (review)

pp. 252-254

Inventing Equal Opportunity (review)

pp. 254-256

Revenge of the Domestic: Women, the Family, and Communism in the German Democratic Republic (review)

pp. 256-258

Louder Than Words: Ways of Seeing Women Workers in Eighteenth-Century France (review)

pp. 258-260

Section 2
Urban History

Sounds of the Metropolis: The Nineteenth-Century Popular Music Revolution in London, New York, Paris, and Vienna (review)

pp. 260-262

A Movement Without Marches: African American Women and the Politics of Poverty in Postwar Philadelphia (review)

pp. 263-265

The Dallas Myth: The Making and Unmaking of an American City (review)

pp. 265-267

The Urban Social History of the Middle East, 1750-1950 (review)

pp. 267-268

Section 3

Clothing: A Global History (review)

pp. 268-269

Clean: A History of Personal Hygiene and Purity (review)

pp. 269-271

Fat, Gluttony and Sloth: Obesity in Literature, Art and Medicine (review)

p. 272

The Ugly Laws: Disability in Public (review)

pp. 273-275

Section 4
Native Americans

To Live Upon Hope: Mohicans and Missionaries in the Eighteenth-Century Northeast (review)

pp. 275-277

White People, Indians, and Highlanders: Tribal Peoples and Colonial Encounters in Scotland and America (review)

pp. 278-279

Section 5
Culture and Consumerism

The Victorian Eye: A Political History of Light and Vision in Britain, 1800-1910 (review)

pp. 280-281

Youth Culture in Modern Britain, c1920-c.1970 (review)

pp. 282-283

The Birth of American Tourism: New York, the Hudson Valley, and American Culture, 1790-1830 (review)

pp. 283-285

Buying into the World of Goods: Early Consumers in Backcountry Virginia (review)

pp. 285-288

Section 6
Deviance and Social Control

A History of Murder: Personal Violence in Europe from the Middle Ages to the Present (review)

pp. 288-290

Cruel and Unusual: The Culture of Punishment in America (review)

pp. 290-292

Madness in Buenos Aires: Patients, Psychiatrists, and the Argentine State, 1880-1983 (review)

pp. 292-294

Section 7
The Working Class

Killing for Coal: America's Deadliest Labor War (review)

pp. 294-296

The Proletarian Gamble: Korean Workers in Interwar Japan (review)

pp. 296-298

Section 8
Regional Themes

Deaf Identity and Social Images in Nineteenth-Century France (review)

pp. 298-300

The Medieval Cook (review)

pp. 300-301

A Concise History of the French Revolution (review)

pp. 301-303

Farmers "Making Good": The Development of Abernethy District, Saskatchewan, 1880-1920 (review)

pp. 303-305

Sögustríð: Greinar og frásagnir um hugmyndafræði (review)

pp. 305-306