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  Volume 24, Number 4, December 2013

Table of Contents


The State and the Epidemiological Transition: An Introduction

pp. 737-739

From “Bête Noire” to “le Mal de Constantinople”: Plagues, Medicine, and the Early Modern Ottoman State

pp. 741-770

Making Global Commerce into International Health Diplomacy: Consuls and Disease Control in the Age of Revolutions

pp. 771-796

Old Cells, Aging Bodies, and New Money: Scientific Solutions to the Problem of Old Age in the United States, 1945–1955

pp. 797-822


The Complexities of a Stoic Breakthrough: Matteo Ricci’s Ershiwu Yan (Twenty-five Paragraphs)

pp. 823-847

The Hajj by Japanese Muslims in the Interwar Period: Japan’s Pan-Asianism and Economic Interests in the Islamic World

pp. 849-876

Book Reviews

Islam Translated: Literature, Conversion, and the Arabic Cosmopolis of South and Southeast Asia by Ronit Ricci (review)

pp. 877-880

The Unintended Reformation: How a Religious Revolution Secularized Society by Brad S. Gregory (review)

pp. 880-883

Collecting across Cultures: Material Exchanges in the Early Modern Atlantic World ed. by Daniela Bleichmar, Peter C. Mancall (review)

pp. 883-887

Nationalism in Europe and America: Politics, Cultures, and Identities since 1775 by Lloyd Kramer (review)

pp. 887-890

The Zong: A Massacre, the Law, and the End of Slavery by James Walvin (review)

pp. 890-892

Empire and Underworld: Captivity in French Guiana by Miranda Frances Spieler (review)

pp. 893-895

By Sword and Plow: France and the Conquest of Algeria by Jennifer E. Sessions (review)

pp. 896-898

Peoples on Parade: Exhibitions, Empire, and Anthropology in Nineteenth-Century Britain by Sadiah Qureshi (review)

pp. 898-902

The Will to Survive: A History of Hungary by Bryan Cartledge (review)

pp. 903-905

Haj to Utopia: How the Ghadar Movement Charted Global Radicalism and Attempted to Overthrow the British Empire by Maia Ramnath (review)

pp. 905-908

The Young Turks’ Crime against Humanity: The Armenian Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing in the Ottoman Empire by Taner Akçam (review)

pp. 908-913

A Passion for Facts: Social Surveys and the Construction of the Chinese Nation-State, 1900–1949 by Tong Lam (review)

pp. 913-916

Indelible Inequalities in Latin America: Insights from History, Politics, and Culture ed. by Paul Gootenberg, Luis Reygadas (review)

pp. 916-919

Index to Volume 24, 2013

pp. 921-935

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