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Publications

Books

Vietnam's American War: A History (Cambridge Studies in US Foreign Relations)

Pierre Asselin
Vietnam's American War: A History (Cambridge Studies in US Foreign Relations)

The Chartist General:

Edward Beasley 
The Chartist General: Charles James Napier, The Conquest of Sind, and Imperial Liberalism

The Color of Christ

Edward J. Blum
The Color of Christ: The Son of God and the Saga of Race in America

From Reconciliation to Revolution: The Student Interracial Ministry, Liberal Christianity, and the Civil Rights Movement

David P. Cline
From Reconciliation to Revolution: The Student Interracial Ministry, Liberal Christianity, and the Civil Rights Movement

Imprints on Empire

Stephen A. Colston
Imprints on Empire: Henry Wagner, Spain's North America, and a World of Books

 

Science in the Spanish and Portuguese Empires

Paula De Vos, Daneila Bleichmar, Kristin Huffine, Kevin Sheehan, eds.
Science in the Spanish and Portuguese Empires, 1500-1800

 

Tears from Iron

Kathyrn Edgerton-Tarpley
Tears from Iron: Cultural Responses to Famine in Nineteenth-Century China

 

How Local Politics Shape Federal Policy

Sarah S. Elkind 
How Local Politics Shape Federal Policy: Business, Power, and the Environment in Twentieth-Century Los Angeles

 

Venice

Joanne Ferraro
Venice: History of the Floating City

 

Reconciling with the Past

Annika Frieberg and Martin Chung, eds.
Reconciling with the Past: Resources and Obstacles in a Global Perspective

Peace at All Costs

Annika Frieberg
Peace at all Costs: Catholic Intellectuals, Journalists, and Media in Postwar Polish–German Reconciliation

On the Other Hand

Howard Kushner
On the Other Hand: Left Hand, Right Brain, Mental Disorder, and History

An Architecture of Education: African American Women Design the New South.

Angel David Nieves
An Architecture of Education: African American Women Design the New South.Gender and Race in American History Series

Writing the Revolution

Lindsay A.H. Parker
Writing the Revolution: A French Woman’s History in Letters

Postcolonial Amazons

Walter Penrose
Postcolonial Amazons: Female Masculinity and Courage in Ancient Greek and Sanskrit Literature

Class and Gender Politics in Progressive-Era Seattle

John Putman
Class and Gender Politics in Progressive-Era Seattle

Worlds Together, Worlds Apart

Elizabeth Pollard and Clifford Rosenberg
Worlds Together, Worlds Apart Companion Reader. Edition 2

The Suburb Reader

Andrew Wiese and Becky Nicolaides, eds.
The Suburb Reader. Revised Second Edition.

The New Cambridge History of American Foreign Relations

William Earl Weeks
The New Cambridge History of American Foreign Relations. Volume 1. Dimensions of the Early American Empire, 1754–1865.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Recent Articles and Chapters

Beasley, Edward. 2017. "British Views of Canada at the Time of Confederation," in Jacqueline D. Krikorian, Marcel Martel, and Adrian Schubert (eds), Globalizing Confederation: Canada and the World in 1867 (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2017): 161-177.  

Cline, David with Harman, R., Abrahams, T., Kulak, A., Serra, A., Boggs, E., Larkin, S., Rogers, J., Stant, A., Warnick, Q., & Powell, K.  "(Co)Constructing Public Memories: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Creating Born-Digital Oral History Archives." Collections: A Journal for Museum and Archives Professionals, 13: 2 (2017), pp.123-132.

DeVos, Paula, “Methodological Challenges in Compiling the Nahua Pharmacopoeia” History of Science Volume 55, Issue 2, 2017, pp. 210-233.

DeVos, Paula, “Apothecaries, Artists, and Artisans: Early Industrial Material Culture in the Biological Old Regime” Journal of Interdisciplinary History Volume 45, Issue 3, Winter 2015, pp. 277-336. Nominated by the journal for the 2014 Berkshire Conference of Women Historians History Article Prize.

Edgerton-Tarpley, Kathryn2018. “饥饿符号学:从新文化史看灾害史研究” [The Semiotics of Starvation: New Cultural History Approaches to Disaster Studies], translated by Zhang Xia. In 灾荒与历史 [Disasters and History] 1 (October 2018): 1-18.

Edgerton-Tarpley, Kathryn. 2017. “A River Runs Through it: The Yellow River and the Chinese Civil War, 1946-1947.” Social Science History 41.2: 141-173. 

Edgerton-Tarpley, Kathryn. 2017. “Famine in Imperial and Modern China.” Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Asian History.

Elkind, Sarah. 2016. “Extracting Property Values and Oil: Los Angeles’s Petroleum Booms and the Definition of Urban Space.” Jahrbuch für Wirtschaftsgeschichte /Economic History Yearbook 57:1.

Ferraro, Joanne M. 2018. "Making a Living: The Sex Trade in Early Modern Venice." The American Historical Review: 123. 30-59. 10.1093/ahr/123.1.30.

Ferraro, Joanne M. "Venice Match. Ruling Cyprus as a Renaissance Queen." The London Times Literary Supplement, 2016.

Ferraro, Joanne M. "Youth in Peril in Early Modern Venice." The Journal of Social History 49, no.4 (2016): 761-783.

Frieberg, Annika, with Martin Chung. 2017. “Introduction. Reconciling with the Past: Resources and Obstacles in a Global Perspective.“ Edited by Frieberg and Chung. Routledge.

Frieberg, Annika. 2017. “Forget and Forgive? Central European Memory Cultures, Models of Reconciliation, Post-war Polish-German Reconciliation.” Reconciling with the Past: Resources and Obstacles in a Global Perspective. Edited by Frieberg and Chung. Routledge.

Kazemi, Ranin. 2016. “Of Diet and Profit: On the Question of Subsistence Crises in Nineteenth-Century Iran”. Middle Eastern Studies 52/2. 335-358.

Kazemi, Ranin. 2016. “Tobacco, Eurasian Trade, and the Early Modern Iranian Economy”. Iranian Studies 49.4. 613-633.

Kazemi, Ranin. 2017. “The ‘Black Winter’ of 1860-61: War, Famine, and the Political Ecology of Disasters in Qajar Iran”. Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East 37/1. 24-48.

Kuefler, Mathew. 2018. "Between Bishops and Barbarians: The Christian Rulers of the Later Roman Empire." In The Palgrave Handbook of Masculinity and Political Culture in Europe, ed. Sean Brady et al. (London: Palgrave Macmillan), 37-62.

Kuefler, Mathew2018. "The Convertible Saint: Expeditus through Time and Space." Journal of Religious History 42, no. 1: 25-51.

Kuefler, Mathew. 2018. "The Formation of the Homosexual Subject in Late Roman Antiquity." In La construction du sujet exclus (IVe-VIe siècle): L’individu, la société et l’exclusion, ed. Sylvie Joie, Maria Cristina La Rocca, and Stéphane Gionni (Turnout, Belgium: Brepols, 2018), 227-40.

Kuefler, Mathew2018. "Homoeroticism in Antiquity and the Middle Ages: Acts, Identities, Cultures." American Historical Review  123, no. 4: 1246-66.

Kuefler, Mathew. “Physical and Symbolic Castration and the Holy Eunuch in Late Antiquity, Third to Sixth Centuries." in Celibate and Childless Men in Power: Ruling Bishops and Eunuchs in the Pre-Modern World, ed. Almut Höfert, Matthew M. Mesley, and Serena Tolino. London: Routledge, 2017, pp.177-91.

Kuefler, Mathew, “The Merry Widows of Late Roman Antiquity: The Evidence of the Theodosian Code.” Gender and History 27, no. 1 (2015): 28-52.

Kuefler, Mathew, “Clothes (Un)Make the (Wo)Man: Dress and Gender Crossings in Late Antiquity," in Il genere nella ricerca storica: Atti del VI Congresso della Società Italiana delle Storiche, ed. Saveria Chemotti and Maria Cristina La Rocca, vol. 1 (Padua: Il Poligrafo, 2015), 128-36.

Kuefler, Mathew, “Desire and the Body in the Patristic Period," in The Oxford Handbook of Theology, Sexuality, and Gender, ed. Adrian Thatcher (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015), 241-54.

Nieves, Angel David. “Critical Engagements with Race, Memory, and the Built Environment: A Primer (Remediation, Data, and Memory).” in The RoutledgeCompanion to Media Studies and Digital Humanities. ed. Jentery Sayers. New York: Routledge, 2017.

Sullivan, Elaine, Angel David Nieves, and Lisa Snyder, “Making the Model: Scholarship and Rhetoric in 3D Historical Reconstructions,” in Making Things and Drawing Boundaries: Experiments in the Digital Humanities (Debates in the Digital Humanities Series), ed. Jentery Sayers (University of Minnesota Press, 2017; ISBN: 978-1517902858), pgs. 301-316. 

Nieves, Angel David. “Teaching Planning History: Revaluing Places,” (reprint) in Planning Future Cities. ed. Walter Greason & Anthony Pratcher. Dubuque:Kendall Hunt, 2017.

Csomay, E., E.A. Pollard, S. Bordelon, and A. Beck. “Researching Student Learning in a Two-Tiered General Education Program,” Journal of General Education 64, no. 3 (2015): 171-195.

Pollard, E.A. “’So Dearly Do We Pay for Our Luxury and Our Women:’ Women and the Margins of the Roman World.” in The Socio-Economic History and Material Culture of the Roman and Byzantine East: Essays in Honor of S. Thomas Parker. ed. Walter Ward. Gorgias Press, 2017. pp. 327-347. (Forthcoming).

Pollard, Elizabeth. 2017. “Leaky Women and the Fluid Margins of the Roman World.” in The Socio-Economic History and Material Culture of the Roman and Byzantine East: Essays in Honor of S. Thomas Parker. ed. Walter Ward. Gorgias Press, 2017.

Wiese, Andrew, "Friends of Rose Canyon: The Practical Politics of Place and Nature in Early Twenty-First Century San Diego," California History 95, no. 3 (2018): 2-20. 
 

Wiese, Andrew, with Becky Nicolaides. 2017. “Suburbanization in the United States after 1945”. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History.

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