Faculty Publications

Book cover for Prof. Carole Emberton's To Walk About in Freedom.

Emberton, Carole. To Walk About in Freedom: The Long Emancipation of Priscilla Joyner (W. W. Norton & Co., 2022)

Book cover for Prof. Gene Zubovich's Before the Religious Right.

Zubovich, Gene. Before the Religious Right Liberal Protestants, Human Rights, and the Polarization of the United States (University of Pennsylvaia Press, 2022)

Book cover for Prof. Victoria Wolcott's, Living in te Future.

Wolcott, Victoria. Living in the Future Utopianism and the Long Civil Rights Movement (University of Chicago Press, 2022)

Book cover for Prof. jenifer Barclay's The Mark of Slavery.

Barclay, Jenifer. The Mark of Slavery Disability, Race, and Gender in Antebellum America (University of Illinios Press, 2021)

Book cover of Prof. Yan Liu's Healing with Poisons.

Liu, Yan. Healing with Poisons Potent Medicines in Medieval China (University of Washington Press, 2021)

David Herzberg, White Market Drugs Big Pharma and the Hidden History of Addiction in America (University of Chicago Press, 2020).

Herzberg, David. White Market Drugs Big Pharma and the Hidden History of Addiction in America (University of Chicago Press, 2020)

Zubovich, Katherine. Moscow Monumental: Soviet Skyscrapers and Urban Life in Stalin's Capital (University of Princeton Press, 2020).

Katherine Zubovich, Moscow Monumental: Soviet Skyscrapers and Urban Life in Stalin's Capital (University of Princeton Press, 2020)

Book cover for The Empires of the Near East and India: Source Studies of the Safavid, Ottoman, and Mughal Literate Communities.

Khafipour, Hani, The Empires of the Near East and India: Source Studies of the Safavid, Ottoman, and Mughal Literate Communities (Columbia University Press, 2019)

Emergent Masculinities: Gendered Power and Social Change in the Biafran Atlantic Age (Ohio University Press, 2019).

Mbah, Ndubueze. Emergent Masculinities: Gendered Power and Social Change in the Biafran Atlantic Age (Ohio University Press, 2019)

Speaking with the Dead in Early America book cover.

Seeman, Erik. Speaking with the Dead in Early America (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2019)

Pack, Sasha. The Deepest Border: The Strait of Gibraltar and the Making of the Modern Hispano-African Borderland (Stanford University Press, 2019)

Bodies in Blue: Disability in the Civil War North book cover.

Handley-Cousins, Sarah. Bodies in Blue: Disability in the Civil War North (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2019)

Alexander Von Humboldt book cover.

Daum, Andreas. Alexander Von Humboldt (Munich: Beck Publishers, 2019)

Emberton, Carole and Bruce Baker, eds. Remembering Reconstruction: Struggles Over the Meaning of America’s Most Turbulent Era (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2017)

Rembis, Michael. Disabling Domesticity (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016)

Rembis, Michael, Catherine Kudlick, and Kim Nielsen, eds. The Oxford Handbook of Disability History (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018)

Muller, Dalia. Cuban Emigres and Independence in the 19th Century Gulf World (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017)

Stapleton, Kristin. Fact in Fiction: 1920s China and Ba Jin’s Family (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2016)

Cover of From the Mountains to the Cities: A History of Buddhist Propagation in Modern Korea.

Nathan, Mark, From the Mountains to the Cities: A History of Buddhist Propagation in Modern Korea (University of Hawaii Press, 2018)

Trumper, Camilo. Ephemeral Histories: Public Art, Politics and the Struggle for the Street in Chile (Berkeley: The University of California Press, 2016)

Thornton, Tamara, Nathaniel Bowditch and the Power of Numbers: How a Nineteenth-Century Man of Business, Science, and the Sea Changed American Life (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016)

Daum, Andreas. The Second Generation: Émigrés from Nazi Germany as Historians, New York: Berghann Books, 2016)

Dewald, Jonathan. Status, Power, and Identity in Early Modern France: The Rohan Family, 1550-1715 (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2015

Langfur, Hal. Native Brazil: Beyond the Convert and Cannibal, 1500-1900 (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2014)

Nathan, Mark. Buddhism and Law: An Introduction, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014)

Book cover: Disability Histories, Michael Rembis and Susan Burch, eds.

Rembis, Michael and Susan Burch, eds. Disability Histories (University of Illinois Press, 2014)

Emberton, Carol. Beyond Redemption: Race, Violence and the American South after the Civil War (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2013)

Rembis, Michael. Defining Deviance: Sex, Science, and Delinquent Girls, 1890-1960 (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2013)

Vardi, Liana. The Physiocrats and the World of the Enlightenment (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012; paperback, 2014)

Wolcott, Victoria. Race, Riots, and Roller Coasters: The Struggle Over Segregated Recreation in America (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012)

Seeman, Erik. The Huron-Wendat Feast of the Dead: Indian-European Encounters in Colonial North America (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011)

Seeman, Erik. Death in the New World: Cross-Cultural Encounters, 1492-1800 (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010)

Herzberg, David. Happy Pills in America: From Miltown to Prozac (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009)

Rhoads Murphey with Kristin Stapleton. East Asia: A New History, Fifth ed. (London: Pearson Longman, 2009)

Daum, Andreas. Kennedy in Berlin, New York: (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008)

Seeman, Erik and Jorge Canizares-Esguerra, eds. The Atlantic in Global History, 1500-2000, (Prentice-Hall, 2007)

Stapleton, Kristin and Kenneth Hammond, eds. The Human Tradition in Modern China. (Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, December 2007)

Langfur, Hal. The Forbidden Lands: Colonial Identity, Frontier Violence, and the Persistence of Brazil’s Eastern Indians, 1750-1830. (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2006; paperback, 2009.)

Dewald, Jonathan. Lost Worlds: The Emergence of French Social History 1815-1970 (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2006)

Pack, Sasha. Tourism and Dictatorship: Europe’s Peaceful Invasion of Franco’s Spain (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006)

Dewald, Jonathan (editor-in-chief). Europe 1450-1789: Encyclopedia of the Early Modern World, 6 vols., (New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 2004)

Book cover: McDevitt, Patrick. May The Best Man Win: Sport, Masculinity and Nationalism in Great Britain and the Empire 1880-1935.

McDevitt, Patrick. May The Best Man Win: Sport, Masculinity and Nationalism in Great Britain and the Empire 1880-1935, (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004; paperback 2008)

Book cover: Schen, Claire. Charity and Lay Piety in Reformation London, 1500-1620.

Schen, Claire. Charity and Lay Piety in Reformation London, 1500-1620 (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002, St. Andrews Studies in Reformation History 2002)

Book cover: Wolcott, Victoria. Remaking Respectability: African-American Women in Interwar Detroit.

Wolcott, Victoria. Remaking Respectability: African-American Women in Interwar Detroit (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2001)

Book cover: Stapleton, Kristin. Civilizing Chengdu: Chinese Urban Reform, 1895-1937.

Stapleton, Kristin. Civilizing Chengdu: Chinese Urban Reform, 1895-1937. (Cambridge: Harvard University Asia Center, 2000)

Cover of Die Freiheitsglocke in Berlin -- The Freedom Bell in Berlin.

Daum, Andreas, Die Freiheitsglocke in Berlin -- The Freedom Bell in Berlin (Jaron Verlag GmbH, 2000)

Book cover: Dewald, Jonathan. The European Nobility, 1400-1800.

Dewald, Jonathan. The European Nobility, 1400-1800, (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996)

Book cover: Daum, Andreas. Wissenschaftspopularisierung im 19. Jahrhundert: Bürgerliche Kultur, naturwissenschaftliche Bildung und die deutsche Öffentlichkeit, 1848-1914.

Daum, Andreas. Wissenschaftspopularisierung im 19. Jahrhundert: Bürgerliche Kultur, naturwissenschaftliche Bildung und die deutsche Öffentlichkeit, 1848-1914. (Munich: R. Oldenbourg 1998; 2nd edition 2002)

Book cover: Stapleton, Kristin (co-edited with P. Karans). The Japanese City.

Stapleton, Kristin and P. Karans, eds. The Japanese City. (Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1998)

Book cover: Seeman, Erik. Pious Persuasions: Laity and Clergy in Eighteenth-Century New England.

Seeman, Erik. Pious Persuasions: Laity and Clergy in Eighteenth-Century New England (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999)

Book cover: Thornton, Tamara. Handwriting in America: A Cultural History.

Thornton, Tamara. Handwriting in America: A Cultural History (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996)

Book cover: Dewald, Jonathan. Aristocratic Experience and the Origins of Modern Culture: France, 1570-1715.

Dewald, Jonathan. Aristocratic Experience and the Origins of Modern Culture: France, 1570-1715, (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993)

Book cover: Vardi, Liana. The Land and the Loom, Peasants and Profit in Northern France, 1680-1800.

Vardi, Liana. The Land and the Loom, Peasants and Profit in Northern France, 1680-1800, (Durham: Duke University Press, 1993)

Book cover: Thornton, Tamara. Cultivating Gentlemen: The Meaning of Country Life among the Boston Elite, 1785-1860.

Thornton, Tamara. Cultivating Gentlemen: The Meaning of Country Life among the Boston Elite, 1785-1860 (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989)

Book cover: Dewald, Jonathan. Pont-St-Pierre, 1398-1789: Lordship, Community, and Capitalism in Early Modern France.

Dewald, Jonathan. Pont-St-Pierre, 1398-1789: Lordship, Community, and Capitalism in Early Modern France (Berkeley, University of California Press, 1987)

Book cover: Dewald, Jonathan. The Formation of a Provincial Nobility: The Magistrates of the Parlement of Rouen, 1499-1610.

Dewald, Jonathan. The Formation of a Provincial Nobility: The Magistrates of the Parlement of Rouen, 1499-1610, (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1980)

Emeritus Publications

Book cover of Disability Rights and Religious Liberty in Education.

Gerber, David and Bruce J. Dierenfield, Disability Rights and Religious Liberty in Education: The Story behind Zobrest v. Catalina Foothills School District (University of Illonois Press, 2020)

Book Cover Disabled Veterans In History (University Of Michigan Press, 2000; revised and expanded, 2012).

Gerber, David, Disabled Veterans In History (University Of Michigan Press, 2000; revised and expanded, 2012)

Book cover for Authors Of Their Own Lives: Personal Correspondence In The Lives Of Nineteenth Century British Immigrants To The United States (New York University Press, 2006).

Gerber, David, Authors Of Their Own Lives: Personal Correspondence In The Lives Of Nineteenth Century British Immigrants To The United States (New York University Press, 2006)

Book cover for Cultural Centrality and Political Change in Chinese History: Northeast Henan in the Fall of the Ming (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2003);.

Des Forges, Roger, Cultural Centrality and Political Change in Chinese History: Northeast Henan in the Fall of the Ming (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2003);

Book cover for "The Word of God and the Languages of Man: Interpreting Nature in Early Modern Science and Medicine. Vol. 1, Ficino to Descartes." Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1995.

Bono, James, The Word of God and the Languages of Man: Interpreting Nature in Early Modern Science and Medicine, Vol. 1, Ficino to Descartes (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1995.)

Book cover for The Making Of An American Pluralism: Buffalo, New York, 1825-1860 (University Of Illinois Press, 1989).

Gerber, David, The Making Of An American Pluralism: Buffalo, New York, 1825-1860 (University Of Illinois Press, 1989)

Book cover for Coming on Strong.

Cahn, Susan, Coming On Strong: Gender and Sexuality in Women's Sport, Second Edition (University of Illonois Press, 2015)

Book Cover for American Immigration: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press, 2011).

Gerber, David, American Immigration: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press, 2011)

Book cover for Letters Across Borders: The Personal Correspondence of International Immigrants (Palgrave, 2006).

Edited by Gerber, David, Bruce Elliot, and Suzanne Sinke, Letters Across Borders: The Personal Correspondence of International Immigrants (Palgrave, 2006)

Book cover for "Ethical Issues in Health Care on the Frontiers of the Twenty-First Century." Ed. Stephen E. Wear, James J. Bono, Gerald Logue, and Adrianne McEvoy. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2000.

Edited by Bono, James, Stephen E. Wear, Gerald Logue, and Adrianne McEvoy,
Ethical Issues in Health Care on the Frontiers of the Twenty-First Century  (Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2000)

Book cover for Chinese Democracy and the Crisis of 1989: Chinese and American Reflections (Albany: SUNY Press, 1993).

Edited by Des Forges, Roger, Luo Ning and Wu Yenbo, Chinese Democracy and the Crisis of 1989: Chinese and American Reflections (Albany: SUNY Press, 1993)

Book cover for Working-Class America: Essays on Labor, Community, and American Society, Co-edited with Daniel J. Walkowitz (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1982).

Edited by Frisch, Michael and Daniel J. Walkowitz, Working-Class America: Essays on Labor, Community, and American Society (University of Illinois Press, 1982)

Book Cover for Ethnic Historians and the Mainstream: Shaping America's Immigration Story.

Gerber, David and Alan Kraut, Ethnic Historians and the Mainstream: Shaping America's Immigration Story (Rutgers University Press, 2013)

Chinese Walls in Time and Space: A Multidisciplinary Perspective, edited by Roger Des Forges, Minglu Gao, Liu Chiao-Mei, Haun Saussy, with Thomas Burkman. Ithaca: Cornell East Asia Series, 2010.

Edited by Roger Des Forges, Minglu Gao, Liu Chiao-Mei, Haun Saussy, with Thomas Burkman, Chinese Walls in Time and Space: A Multidisciplinary Perspective,  (Ithaca: Cornell East Asia Series, 2010)

Book cover of American Immigration and Ethnicity: A Reader.

Edited by Gerber, David and Alan Kraut, American Immigration and Ethnicity: A Reader (Palgrave, 2005)

Book Cover for The Renaissance in Rome (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1985; pb. ed. 1998).

Stinger, Charles, The Renaissance in Rome (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1985; pb. ed. 1998)

Book cover for Portraits in Steel.

Frisch, Michael with photographer Milton Rogovin, Portraits In Steel (Ithaca: Cornell University Press. 1993)

Book cover for Town Into City: Springfield, Massachusetts and the Meaning of Community, 1840-1880, (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1980).

Frisch, Michael, Town Into City: Springfield, Massachusetts and the Meaning of Community, 1840-1880 (Cambridge: Harvard University Press,1980)

Book cover for The Rise of the Public Authority: Statebuilding and Economic Development in Twentieth-Century America (University of Chicago Press, 2013).

Radford, Gail, The Rise of the Public Authority: Statebuilding and Economic Development in Twentieth-Century America (University of Chicago Press, 2013)

Book cover for Sexual Reckonings: Southern Girls in a Troubling Age (Harvard University Press, 2007).

Cahn, Susan, Sexual Reckonings: Southern Girls in a Troubling Age (Harvard University Press, 2007)

Book cover for The Asian World, 600-1500.

Des Forges, Roger and John S. Major, The Asian World, 600-1500 (Oxford University Press, 2005)

Book Cover for Modern Housing for America: Policy Struggles in the New Deal Era (University of Chicago Press, 1996).

Radford, Gail, Modern Housing for America: Policy Struggles in the New Deal Era (University of Chicago Press, 1996).

Book cover for A Shared Authority: Essays on the Craft And Meaning of Oral and Public History.

Frisch, Michael, A Shared Authority: Essays on the Craft And Meaning of Oral and Public History (Albany: SUNY Press, 1990)

Book cover for Humanism and the Church Fathers: Ambrogio Traversari (1386-1439) and Christian Antiquity in the Italian Renaissance ( State University of New York Press, 1977).

Charles Stinger, Humanism and the Church Fathers: Ambrogio Traversari (1386-1439) and Christian Antiquity in the Italian Renaissance (SUNY Press, 1977)

Book cover for Black Ohio And The Color Line (University Of Illinois Press, 1976).

Gerber, David, Black Ohio And The Color Line (University Of Illinois Press, 1976)