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Volume 39, Number 4, Spring 2009

Table of Contents


Creating Social Capital in the Early American Republic: The View from Connecticut

pp. 471-495

Rural Society and Social Networks in Nineteenth-Century Westphalia: The Role of Godparenting in Social Mobility

pp. 497-522

Vive la différence?: Intergenerational Mobility in France and the United States during the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

pp. 523-557


Sensing the Past: Seeing, Hearing, Smelling, Tasting and Touching in History (review)

pp. 559-560

Drawing the Global Colour Line: White Men’s Countries and the International Challenge of Racial Equality (review)

pp. 560-561

One Time Fits All: The Campaigns for Global Uniformity (review)

pp. 561-562

When Prayer Fails: Faith Healing, Children, and the Law (review)

pp. 562-563

Looking at Laughter: Humor, Power, and Transgression in Roman Visual Culture, 100 B.C.–A.D. 250 (review)

pp. 564-565

A Culture of Improvement: Technology and the Western Millennium (review)

pp. 565-567

Blasphemy in the Christian World: A History (review)

pp. 567-569

Castles, Battles, & Bombs: How Economics Explains Military History (review)

pp. 569-570

The Good Women of the Parish: Gender and Religion after the Black Death (review)

pp. 570-571

Parliaments and Politics during the Cromwellian Protectorate (review)

pp. 571-574

Bones and Ochre: The Curious Afterlife of the Red Lady of Paviland (review)

pp. 574-575

Grand Designs: Labor, Empire, and the Museum in Victorian Culture (review)

pp. 575-577

The Notables and the Nation: The Political Schooling of the French, 1787–1788 (review)

pp. 577-578

The Melodramatic Thread: Spectacle and Political Culture in Modern France (review)

pp. 579-580

Heirs, Kin, and Creditors in Renaissance Florence (review)

pp. 580-581

The Holocaust: Roots, History and Aftermath (review)

pp. 581-582

Banking on Global Markets: Deutsche Bank and the United States, 1870 to the Present (review)

pp. 583-584

Symphonic Aspirations: German Music and Politics, 1900–1945 (review)

pp. 584-585

To the Threshold of Power, 1922/33: Origins and Dynamics of the Fascist and National Socialist Dictatorships, Volume 1 (review)

pp. 585-587

The Origins of the Slavic Nations: Premodern Identities in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus (review)

pp. 587-588

Children's World: Growing Up in Russia 1890–1991 (review)

pp. 588-589

Politics and the People in Revolutionary Russia: A Provincial History (review)

pp. 589-591

The Nonconformists: Culture, Politics, and Nationalism in a Serbian Intellectual Circle, 1944–1991 (review)

pp. 591-592

A Population History of the Huron-Petun, A.D. 500–1650 (review)

pp. 592-593

The Yamasee War: A Study of Culture, Economy, and Conflict in the Colonial South (review)

pp. 594-595

Becoming African in America: Race and Nation in the Early Black Atlantic (review)

pp. 595-597

Passion Is the Gale: Emotion, Power, and the Coming of the American Revolution (review)

pp. 597-598

Atlantic Loyalties: Americans in Spanish West Florida, 1785–1810 (review)

pp. 599-600

America's Three Regimes: A New Political History (review)

pp. 600-603

American Sovereigns: The People and America’s Constitutional Tradition Before the Civil War (review)

pp. 603-605

Entrepreneurs in the Southern Upcountry: Commercial Culture in Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1845–1880 (review)

pp. 606-607

Making San Francisco American: Cultural Frontiers in the Urban West, 1846–1906 (review)

pp. 607-608

Kiowa Humanity and the Invasion of the State (review)

pp. 609-610

The American Mission and the “Evil Empire”: The Crusade for a “Free Russia” since 1881 (review)

pp. 610-611

Clinging to Mammy: The Faithful Slave in Twentieth-Century America (review)

pp. 611-612

In the Shadow of Race: Jews, Latinos, and Immigrant Politics in the United States (review)

pp. 612-614

Hell on Wheels: The Promise and Peril of America’s Car Culture, 1900–1940 (review)

pp. 614-615

African American Environmental Thought: Foundations (review)

pp. 615-616

Modernizing Main Street: Architecture and Consumer Culture in the New Deal (review)

pp. 617-618

Colored Property: State Policy and White Racial Politics in Suburban America (review)

pp. 618-619

Searching Eyes: Privacy, the State, and Disease Surveillance in America (review)

pp. 619-621

Unnatural History: Breast Cancer and American Society (review)

pp. 622-623

Dispersed Relations: Americans and Canadians in Upper North America (review)

pp. 623-624

The Other Quebec: Microhistorical Essays on Nineteenth-Century Religion and Society (review)

pp. 624-625

Christians, Blasphemers, and Witches: Afro-Mexican Ritual Practice in the Seventeenth Century (review)

pp. 625-626

The Man-Leopard Murders: History and Society in Colonial Nigeria (review)

pp. 626-628

Empires of Intelligence: Security Services and Colonial Disorder after 1914 (review)

pp. 628-629

The Precious Raft of History: The Past, the West, and the Woman Question in China (review)

pp. 629-630

The Great Partition: The Making of India and Pakistan (review)

pp. 630-631

Comment and Controversy

Comment and Controversy

pp. 633-635

Volume Contents

The Journal of Interdisciplinary History: Contents, Volume XXXIX, 2008–2009

pp. 637-638

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