restricted access   Volume 48, Number 2, Winter 2014

Table of Contents


Section I: Newer Topics

Captive Audiences: Sound, Silence, and Listening in Civil War Prisons

pp. 239-263

Public Privacy: Restrooms in American Cities, 1869–1932

pp. 264-288

Section II: Comparative Analysis

“The Quality of Mercy is not Strain’d”: Ideological and Repressive Modes of Juvenile Justice—A Comparison between Paris and Boston in the Mid-Twentieth Century

pp. 289-312

Morality and the Middle Class: The European Pattern and the Norwegian Singularity

pp. 313-340

Section III: Politics and Society

Empowering Passivity: Women Spiritualists, Houdini, and the 1926 Fortune Telling Hearing

pp. 341-362

“To think, act, vote, and speak for ourselves”: Black Democrats and Black “Agency” in the American South after Reconstruction

pp. 363-382

Historians Revisit the Terror—Again

pp. 383-403

Section IV: Regional Issues

Freedom for Too Few: Slave Runaways in the Brazilian Empire

pp. 404-426

“Nurseries of the Poore”: Hospitals and Almshouses in Early Modern Scotland

pp. 427-449


Freaks of Fortune: The Emerging World of Capitalism and Risk in America by Jonathan Levy (review)

pp. 450-452

Creating Consumers: Home Economists in Twentieth-Century America by Carolyn M. Goldstein (review)

pp. 452-454

Modernity and Bourgeois Life: Society, Politics, and Culture in England, France, and Germany since 1750 by Jerrold Seigel (review)

pp. 454-456

Making Modern Love: Sexual Narratives and Identities in Interwar Britain by Lisa Z. Sigel (review)

pp. 456-458

Selling Women. Prostitution, Markets, and the Household in Early Modern Japan by Amy Stanley (review)

pp. 458-460

The Family: A World History by Mary Jo Maynes and Ann Waltner (review)

pp. 460-461

“Boredom is the Enemy”: The Intellectual and Imaginative Lives of Australian Soldiers in the Great War and Beyond by Amanda Laugesen (review)

pp. 461-463

At Home and Under Fire: Air Raids and Culture in Britain from the Great War to the Blitz by Susan R. Grayzel (review)

pp. 463-465

Bound Lives: Africans, Indians, and the Making of Race in Colonial Peru by Rachel Sarah O’Toole (review)

pp. 465-466

A Concise History of the Haitian Revolution by Jeremy D. Popkin (review)

pp. 467-468

Freedom Burning: Antislavery and Empire in Victorian Britain by Richard Huzzey (review)

pp. 468-470

A Movable Empire: Ottoman Nomads, Migrants and Refugees by Resat Kasaba (review)

pp. 471-472

The Large Landowning Class and the Peasantry in Egypt, 1837–1952 by Raouf Abbas and Assem El-Dessouky (review)

pp. 472-474

Medieval Pets by Kathleen Walker-Meikle (review)

pp. 474-476

Bigamy and Christian Identity in Late Medieval Champagne by Sara McDougall (review)

pp. 476-478

The Making of Medieval Antifraternalism: Polemic, Violence, Deviance, and Remembrance by Guy Geltner (review)

pp. 478-480

Aristocratic Families in Republican France, 1870–1940 by Elizabeth Macknight (review)

pp. 480-482

We Shall Be No More: Suicide and Self-Government in the Newly United States by Richard Bell (review)

pp. 482-484

God, Duty, and Community in English Economic Life, 1660–1720 by Brodie Waddell (review)

pp. 484-486