restricted access   Volume 50, Number 1, Fall 2016

Table of Contents


Transatlantic Actors: The Intertwining Stages of George Whitefield and Lewis Hallam, Sr., 1739–1756

pp. 1-27

The Man That Was a Thing: Reconsidering Human Commodification in Slavery

pp. 28-50

The Legal Agency of Single Mothers: Lawsuits over Illegitimate Children and the Uses of Legal Aid to the Poor in the Dutch Town of Leiden (1750–1810)

pp. 51-73

Precarious Empires: A Social and Environmental History of Steam Navigation on the Tigris

pp. 74-101

The Love Game as Expressed in Ego-Documents: The Culture of Emotions in Late Nineteenth Century Iceland

pp. 102-119

Water, Dike, and Temple: Water Deity Worship and Dike Management in the Jianghan Plain, 1788–2013

pp. 120-147

Quintessentially Modern Heroes: Surgeons, Explorers, and Empire, c.1840–1914

pp. 148-178

The Pedagogy of Workers’ Self-Management: Terror, Therapy, and Reform Communism in Yugoslavia after the Tito-Stalin Split

pp. 179-203

Toxic Residents: Health and Citizenship at Love Canal

pp. 204-223


The Renaissance in Italy. A Social and Cultural History of the Rinascimento by Guido Ruggiero (review)

pp. 224-226

Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution by Nathan Perl-Rosenthal (review)

pp. 226-228

Slaves and Englishmen: Human Bondage in the Early Modern Atlantic World by Michael Guasco (review)

pp. 228-230

The Transformation of the World: A Global History of the Nineteenth Century by Jürgen Osterhammel (review)

pp. 230-232

Death and Dying in the Working Class, 1865–1920 by Michael K. Rosenow (review)

pp. 233-234

Modernizing Marriage: Family, Ideology, and Law in Nineteenth- and Early Twentieth-Century Egypt by Kenneth M. Cuno (review)

pp. 234-236

Policing Sexuality: The Mann Act and the Making of the FBI by Jessica R. Pliley (review)

pp. 236-238

A Land of Aching Hearts: The Middle East in the Great War by Leila Tarazi Fawaz (review)

pp. 238-240

Urban Green: Nature, Recreation, and the Working Class in Industrial Chicago by Colin Fisher (review)

pp. 240-242

Naked: A Cultural History of American Nudism by Brian Hoffman (review)

pp. 242-244

Broad Is My Native Land: Repertoires and Regimes of Migration in Russia’s Twentieth Century by Lewis H. Siegelbaum and Leslie Page Moch (review)

pp. 244-246