restricted access   Volume 45, Number 4, Summer 2012

Table of Contents


Section I: Gender Issues

"Russian Blonde in Space": Soviet Women in the American Imagination, 1950-1965

pp. 881-907

The Social Class Origins of U.S. Teachers, 1860-1920

pp. 908-935

"The Present Time is Eminently Scientific": The Science of Cookery in Nineteenth-Century Britain

pp. 936-959

The Politics of Gender and the Revival of Ballet in Early Twentieth Century France

pp. 960-989

"The fellow said it was not harm and only tricks": The Role of the Father in Suspected Cases of Infanticide in Ireland, 1850-1900

pp. 990-1004

Section II: Age Structure

A Social History of Ideas Pertaining to Childcare in France and in the United States

pp. 1005-1025

"Why Do People Die?": Rising Life Expectancy, Aging, and Personal Responsibility

pp. 1026-1048

Almshouses in England and the Dutch Republic circa 1350-1800: A Comparative Perspective

pp. 1049-1073

Section III: Regional Issues

Loveliness but with an Edge: Looking at the Smoky Mountains, 1920-1945

pp. 1074-1096

Cruelty and Empathy, Animals and Race, in Colonial Kenya

pp. 1097-1116

The Late Medieval "Crisis of the Nobility" Reconsidered: The Case of Flanders

pp. 1117-1134


American Abyss: Savagery and Civilization in the Age of Industry (review)

pp. 1135-1136

Capital Affairs: London and the Making of the Permissive Society (review)

pp. 1137-1138

Transforming Labour: Women and Work in Post-war Canada (review)

pp. 1139-1140

Transcribing Class and Gender: Masculinity and Femininity in Nineteenth-Century Courts and Offices (review)

pp. 1141-1142

Poverty, Charity, and Motherhood: Maternal Societies in Nineteenth-Century France (review)

pp. 1143-1144

Lost Girls: Sex and Death in Renaissance Florence (review)

pp. 1145-1146

Nuns and Nunneries in Renaissance Florence (review)

pp. 1146-1148

The Big House in the North of Ireland: Land, Power and Social Elites, 1878-1960 (review)

pp. 1148-1149

Out of Love for my Kin: Aristocratic Family Life in the Lands of the Loire, 1000-1200 (review)

pp. 1149-1153

A Flock Divided: Race, Religion, and Politics in Mexico, 1749-1857 (review)

pp. 1153-1154

Tashkent: Forging a Soviet City, 1930-1966 (review)

pp. 1155-1156

The Edge of the Woods: Iroquoia, 1534-1701 (review)

pp. 1157-1158

Defiance of the Patriots: The Boston Tea Party and the Making of America (review)

pp. 1158-1160

Whose Fair?: Experience, Memory, and the History of the Great St. Louis Exposition (review)

pp. 1160-1162

The Great War and German Memory: Society, Politics and Psychological Trauma, 1914-1945 (review)

pp. 1162-1163

Re-figuring Hayden White (review)

pp. 1163-1166

Index Volume 45

pp. 1172-1177