restricted access   Volume 48, Number 1, Summer 2017

Table of Contents


Strategizing Marriage: A Genealogical Analysis of Korean Marriage Networks

pp. 1-19

Health on the Nineteenth-Century U.S. Great Plains: Opportunity or Displacement?

pp. 21-41

Return and Repetition: Methods for Material Culture Studies

pp. 43-59

Review Essays

The Life of the Dead: Karl Marx in Context

pp. 61-69

Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing: Our Global Past

pp. 71-78


The Birth of the Anthropocene by Jeremy Davies (review)

pp. 79-80

Comic Democracies: From Ancient Athens to the American Republic by Angus Fletcher (review)

pp. 80-81

Global Scientific Practice in an Age of Revolutions, 1750–1850 ed. by Patrick Manning and Daniel Rood (review)

pp. 81-83

Theoretical Perspectives on Historians’ Autobiographies: From Documentation to Intervention by Jaume Aurell (review)

pp. 83-84

Fascism: The Career of a Concept by Paul E. Gottfried (review)

pp. 84-85

Roman Power: A Thousand Years of Empire by William V. Harris (review)

pp. 85-87

Gun Culture in Early Modern England by Lois G. Schwoerer (review)

pp. 87-89

Historical Style, Fashion and the New Mode of History, 1740–1830 by Timothy Campbell (review)

pp. 89-90

Adolphe Quetelet, Social Physics and the Average Men of Science, 1796–1874 by Kevin Donnelly (review)

pp. 91-92

Harmful and Undesirable: Book Censorship in Nazi Germany by Guenter Lewy (review)

pp. 92-94

Informed Power: Communication in the Early American South by Alejandra Dubcovsky (review)

pp. 94-95

Poseidon’s Curse: British Naval Impressment and the Atlantic Origins of the American Revolution by Christopher P. Magra (review)

pp. 95-97

The Great Yazoo Lands Sale: The Case of Fletcher v. Peck by Charles F. Hobson (review)

pp. 97-99

Prelude to the Dust Bowl: Drought in the Nineteenth-Century Southern Plains by Kevin Z. Sweeney (review)

pp. 99-100

This Vast Southern Empire: Slaveholders at the Helm of American Foreign Policy by Matthew Karp (review)

pp. 100-102

University, Court, and Slave: Pro-Slavery Thought in Southern Colleges and Courts and the Coming of Civil War by Alfred L. Brophy (review)

pp. 102-103

Black Christian Women’s Activism: Seeking Social Justice in a Northern Suburb by Betty Livingston Adams (review)

pp. 103-104

Legalist Empire: International Law and American Foreign Relations in the Early Twentieth Century by Benjamin Allen Coates (review)

pp. 104-106

The New Deal: A Global History by Kiran Klau Patel (review)

pp. 106-107

States of Dependency: Welfare Rights and American Governance, 1935–1972 by Karen Tani (review)

pp. 107-109

Alva Ixtlilxochitl’s Native Archive and the Circulation of Knowledge in Colonial Mexico by Amber Brian (review)

pp. 109-110

Transatlantic Obligations: Creating the Bonds of Family in Conquest-Era Peru and Spain by Jane E. Mangan (review)

pp. 110-112

Securing Sex: Morality and Repression in the Making of Cold War Brazil by Benjamin A. Cowan (review)

pp. 112-113

Creating Charismatic Bonds in Argentina: Letters to Juan and Eva Perón by Donna Guy (review)

pp. 113-114

Beyond Timbuktu: An Intellectual History of Muslim West Africa by Ousmane Oumar Kane (review)

pp. 115-116

Beyond the State: The Colonial Medical Service in British Africa ed. by Anna Greenwood (review)

pp. 116-118

Mecca of Revolution: Algeria, Decolonization, and the Third World Order by Jeffrey James Byrne (review)

pp. 118-119

Troubling Freedom: Antigua and the Aftermath of British Emancipation by Natasha Lightfoot (review)

pp. 119-121

Goddess on the Frontier: Religion, Ethnicity, and Gender in Southwest China by Megan Bryson (review)

pp. 121-122

Comment and Controversy

Letter to the Editor

pp. 123-125

Letter to the Editor

pp. 127-129