restricted access   Volume 49, Number 1, Fall 2015

Table of Contents


Passing the Baton

pp. 1-2

Looking Forward

p. 3


Section I: Consumer Issues

Globalization, Consumerism, and the Emergence of Teens in Contemporary Vietnam

pp. 4-19

Temperance and Modernity: Alcohol Consumption as a Collective Problem, 1885–1913

pp. 20-52

Postage and Power: U.S. Nationalism and the 1970s “Bicentennial” and “Americana” Stamp Series

pp. 53-76

Section II: Deviance and Disability

“The Oddest Man that I Ever Saw”: Assessing Cognitive Disability on Eighteenth-Century Cape Cod

pp. 77-99

Fighting Spells: The Politics of Hysteria and the Hysteria of Politics on Tristan da Cunha, 1937–1938

pp. 100-124

“No Sense of Wrongdoing”: Abortion in Belfast 1917–1967

pp. 125-148

Leniency versus Toughening?: The Prosecution of Male and Female Violence in 19th Century Holland

pp. 149-167

Section III: Race and Ethnicity

Changing the American Race Narrative, 1962–1965: Transparency as a Guiding Rule in American Cold War Diplomacy

pp. 168-193

“We Want to Set the World on Fire”: Black Nationalist Women and Diasporic Politics in the New Negro World, 1940–1944

pp. 194-212

Paternal Communities: Social Welfare and Immigration in Argentina, 1880–1930

pp. 213-236

Review Essay

Microhistory: In General

pp. 237-248


Family, Culture and Society in the Diary of Constantijn Huygens Jr., Secretary to Stadholder-King William of Orange by Rudolf Dekker, and: Theoretical Discussions of Biography: Approaches from History, Microhistory, and Life Writing ed. by Hans Renders and Binne de Haan (review)

pp. 249-252

The Americanization of Narcissism by Elizabeth Lunbeck (review)

pp. 252-254

The Pleasure’s All Mine: A History of Perverse Sex by Julie Peakman (review)

pp. 254-256

Credit, Fashion, Sex: Economies of Regard in Old Regime France by Clare Haru Crowston (review)

pp. 256-258

Sex and Drugs before Rock ‘n’ Roll: Youth Culture and Masculinity during Holland’s Golden Age by Benjamin B. Roberts (review)

pp. 258-260

Matters of the Heart: A History of Interracial Marriage in New Zealand by Angela Wanhalla (review)

pp. 260-262

Body Failure: Medical Views of Women, 1900–1950 by Wendy Mitchinson (review)

pp. 262-263

The Boy Problem: Educating Boys in Urban America, 1870–1970 by Julia Grant (review)

pp. 263-265

Child Workers and Industrial Health in Britain, 1780–1850 by Peter Kirby (review)

pp. 265-267

Centering Animals in Latin American History ed. by Martha Few and Zeb Tortorici (review)

pp. 267-269

Pests in the City: Flies, Bedbugs, Cockroaches, and Rats by Dawn Day Beiehler (review)

pp. 269-270

Desperate Magic: The Moral Economy of Witchcraft in Seventeenth-Century Russia by Valerie Kivelson (review)

pp. 271-272

The Good Rich and What They Cost Us by Robert F. Dalzell, Jr. (review)

pp. 272-274

The Invention of News: How the World Came to Know About Itself by Andrew Pettegree (review)

pp. 274-276

Scandinavia in the Age of Revolution: Nordic Political Cultures, 1740–1820 ed. by Pasi Ihalainen et al. (review)

pp. 276-279

The Dynamics of War and Revolution: Cork City, 1916–1918 by John Borgonovo (review)

pp. 279-281