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Volume 45, Number 2, Winter 2011

Table of Contents

Special Issue: The Indian Ocean


Introduction to Marginal Centers: Writing Life Histories in the Indian Ocean World

pp. 335-344

Marie Rozette and Her World: Class, Ethnicity, Gender, and Race in Late Eighteenth- and Early Nineteenth-Century Mauritius

pp. 345-365

Fragments of an Indian Ocean Life: Aristide Corroller Between Islands and Empires

pp. 366-389

Identity Fraud: Interrogating the Impostures of “Robert de Bruce Keith Stewart” in Early Nineteenth-Century Penang and Calcutta

pp. 390-415

The Colonel and the Slave Girls: Life Writing and the Logic of History in 1830s Sydney

pp. 416-435

Blood Ties: Exile, Family, and Inheritance across the Indian Ocean in the Early Nineteenth Century

pp. 436-452

The “Other” Side of Labor Reform: Accounts of Incarceration and Resistance in the Straits Settlements Penal System, 1825–1873

pp. 453-479

Writing Indigenous Women’s Lives in the Bay of Bengal: Cultures of Empire in the Andaman Islands, 1789–1906

pp. 480-496

Under the Radar of Empire: Unregulated Travel in the Indian Ocean

pp. 497-514


Made in America: A Social History of American Culture and Character (review)

pp. 515-516

Playboy and the Making of The Good Life in Modern America (review)

pp. 516-518

The Transformation of American Catholicism: The Pittsburgh Laity and the Second Vatican Council, 1950–1972 (review)

pp. 518-520

The Networked Wilderness: Communicating in Early New England (review)

pp. 520-522

Profusion et Pénurie: Les Hommes Face à Leurs Besoins Alimentaires (review)

pp. 522-524

For Business & Pleasure: Red-Light Districts and the Regulation of Vice in the United States (review)

pp. 524-525

Controlling Desires: Sexuality in Ancient Greece and Rome (review)

pp. 526-527

Alcohol, Violence, and Disorder in Traditional Europe (review)

pp. 528-529

Welfare’s Forgotten Past: A Socio-Legal History of the Poor Law (review)

pp. 529-531

From Artisan to Worker: Guilds, the French State, and the Organization of Labor, 1776–1821 (review)

pp. 531-533

Fern von Afrika. Die nordafrikanischen “Gastarbeiter” im französischen Industrierevier von Longwy (1945–1990) (review)

pp. 533-535

Gender and Justice: Violence, Intimacy, and Community in Fin-de-Siècle Paris (review)

pp. 535-537

Deviant Women: Female Crime and Criminology in Revolutionary Russia, 1880–1930 (review)

pp. 537-539

Equality & Revolution: Women’s Rights in the Russian Empire, 1905–1917 (review)

pp. 539-541

Scouting for Girls: A Century of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (review)

pp. 541-542

Murder and Morality in Victorian Britain: The Story of Madeleine Smith (review)

pp. 543-545

Selling Beauty: Cosmetics, Commerce, and French Society, 1750–1830 (review)

pp. 545-547

The Scourge of Demons: Possession, Lust, and Witchcraft in a Seventeenth-Century Italian Convent (review)

pp. 547-549

The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America (review)

pp. 549-550

The Origins of Racism in the West (review)

pp. 551-552

Fly Away: The Great African American Cultural Migrations (review)

pp. 552-554

Alabama in Africa: Booker T. Washington, the German Empire, & the Globalization of the New South (review)

pp. 554-556

Youth in the Fatherless Land: War Pedagogy, Nationalism, and Authority in Germany, 1914–1918 (review)

pp. 557-559

Child of the Enlightenment: Revolutionary Europe Reflected in a Boyhood Diary (review)

pp. 559-560

The Unwanted Child. The Fate of Foundlings, Orphans, and Juvenile Criminals in Early Modern Germany (review)

pp. 561-562

Etablir l’identité: L’identification des Français du Moyen Age à nos jours (review)

pp. 562-563

A Mute Gospel. The People and Culture of the Medieval English Common Fields (review)

pp. 563-566

Juries and the Transformation of Criminal Justice in France in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries (review)

pp. 566-567

A Social History of Ottoman Istanbul (review)

pp. 568-569

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