Department of History

Recent Publications

 

The Department of History is proud of its strong track record in publication.  The faculty publish numerous monographs, peer-reviewed journal articles, and contributions to edited collections each year.  A sample of these publications appears below.

Recent Research

cover image of book named, The Swahili World Daren Ray
The Swahili World "Defining the Swahili", pp. 67-80 in Stephanie Wynne-Jones and Adria LaViolette, eds., (Routledge 2018) View Publication
cover image of book named, The Long Civil War in the North Georgia Mountains Confederate Nationalism, Sectionalism, and White Supremacy in Bartow County, Georgia Keith Hebert
The Long Civil War in the North Georgia Mountains Confederate Nationalism, Sectionalism, and White Supremacy in Bartow County, Georgia (University of Tennessee Press 2017) View Publication
Kenneth Noe Kenneth Noe

"Fateful Lightning: The Significance of Weather and Climate in Civil War History," pp. 16-33, in Brian Allen Drake, ed., The Blue, the Gray, and the Green: Toward an Environmental History of the Civil War (Athens: University of Georgia Press 2015) View Publication

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"Why I Still Assign E. P. Thompson," pp. 574-580, The History Teacher 48:3 (May 2015)
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"The Empty Continent: Cartography and Pedagogy in Native American History," in Susan Sleeper-Smith and Juliana Barr, eds., Why You Can't Teach United States History Without American Indians, (University of North Carolina Press, April 2015)
cover image of book named, German Rocketeers in the Heart of Dixie: Making Sense of the Nazi Past during the Civil Rights Era Monique Laney
German Rocketeers in the Heart of Dixie: Making Sense of the Nazi Past during the Civil Rights Era (Yale University Press June 2015) View Publication
cover image of book named, A Difficult Par: Robert Trent Jones Sr. and the Making of Modern Golf (Revised Edition) James Hansen
A Difficult Par: Robert Trent Jones Sr. and the Making of Modern Golf (Revised Edition) (Gotham Penguin, 2015)
Keith Hebert Keith Hebert
Island Forge Lodge (Washington, D.C.: National Register of Historic Places, National Park Service, 2015)
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"Armchair Expeditionaries: Voyages into the French Musée de la Marine, 1828-1878," pp. 127-147, in Martin Thomas, ed. Expedition into Empire: Exploratory Journeys and the Making of the Modern World (Routledge 2015) View Publication
cover image of article named, Morris Bian
"Explaining the Dynamics of Change: Transformation and Evolution of China's Public Economy through War, Revolution, and Peace, 1928-2008," pp. 201-222, in Barry Naughton and Kellee S. Tsai, eds. State Capitalism, Institutional Adaptation and the Chinese Miracle (Cambridge University Press 2015) View Publication
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"Autobiography as a Micrometer for Empire: How a Nineteenth-Century English Tailor was - and was not - an Absent-Minded Imperialist," pp. 55-84 History 100:339 (January 2015)
cover image of book named, Readings in Technology and Civilization, Vol. 1, Fifth Edition Guy Beckwith, ed.
Readings in Technology and Civilization, Vol. 1, Fifth Edition (Pearson 2015)
cover image of article named, Michael Kozuh
"Manager or Miscreant? The Strange Career of Gimillu of Uruk," The Ancient Near East Today 3:4 (2015)
cover image of article named, Adam Jortner
"Native American Influences on Voodoo," in Jeffrey Anderson, ed., The Voodoo Encyclopedia: Magic, Ritual, and Religion (ABC-CLIO, August 2015)
cover image of article named, Daren Ray, Joshua Gedacht, eds.
"Muslim Modernities: Interdisciplinary Insights [Special Issue]" Muslim World Journal, 105:4 (October 2015)
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"Celebrating Swahili New Year: A Performative Critique of Textual Islam in Coastal Kenya" Muslim World Journal, 105:4 (October 2015)
cover image of book named, Weekend Pilots: Technology, Masculinity, and Private Aviation in Postwar America Alan Meyer
Weekend Pilots: Technology, Masculinity, and Private Aviation in Postwar America (Johns Hopkins University Press December 2015) View Publication
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"The Political Economy of the Street and Its Discontents: Beggars and Pedestrians in Mid-Nineteenth-Century London," pp. 27-50 Cultural and Social History 12:1 (March 2015)
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"'A Hand Anything but Hidden': Institutions and Markets in First Millenium BCE Mesopotamia," pp. 73-100, in Timothy Howe, ed., Traders in the Ancient Mediterranean, Publications of the Association of Ancient Historians, 11 (Chicago: Ares Publishers, 2015 2015) View Publication
cover image of article named, Mythologising the Dominion Fighting Man: Australian and Canadian Narratives of the First World War Soldier, 1914–39 Mark Sheftall
Mythologising the Dominion Fighting Man: Australian and Canadian Narratives of the First World War Soldier, 1914–39 Australian Historical Studies (February 2015)
cover image of article named, Kenneth Noe
"Fateful Lightning: The Significance of Weather and Climate in Civil War History," pp. 16-33, in Brian Allen Drake, ed., The Blue, the Gray, and the Green: Toward an Environmental History of the Civil War (Athens: University of Georgia Press 2015) View Publication

Last Updated: May 23, 2019