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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (2): 297–299.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Hayden McDaniel To Raise Up the Man Farthest Down: Tuskegee University’s Advancements in Human Health, 1881–1987 . By Dana Chandler and Edith Powell . Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press , 2018 . 216 pp., $39.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8173-1989-2. © 2020 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (3): 327–351.
Published: 01 July 2010
... in milk. Although consumers’ concerns about food purity became critical in the postwar era, only in the late 1950s and early 1960s did public health officials and consumers take interest in the potential human health effects of antibiotic residues. Veterinarians and milk processors, not consumers, led...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 648–649.
Published: 01 October 2018
...David K. Hecht 648 Agricultural History Chemical Lands: Pesticides, Aerial Spraying, and Health in North America s Grasslands since 1945. By David D. Vail. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2018. 168 pp., $39.95, hardback, ISBN 978-0-8173-1973-1. With Chemical Lands, David Vail provides...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 282–283.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Thomas Roberston DDT and the American Century: Global Health, Environmental Politics, and the Pesticide that Changed the World . By David Kinkela . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2011 . 272 pp., $39.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8078-3509-8 . © the Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (4): 534–535.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Claire Hooker The Bovine Scourge: Meat, Tuberculosis, and Public Health, 1850-1914 . Kier Waddington . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 Agricultural History Fall manifold pathways followed by the different farming and industrial revolu tions are also considered...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (2): 228–230.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Philip L. Frana Goldberger’s War: The Life and Work of a Public Health Crusader . Alan M. Kraut . Copyright 2005 Agricultural History Society 2005 228 / Agricultural History Furthermore, one can certainly query whether all the images Garfinkel claims are dancers really are dancers. He...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 393–404.
Published: 01 April 2002
... " Committee, 14 April1909 Kansas City Commercial Club Minutes, v. 24, 69 4 A. Theodore Brown and Lyle W. Dorsett, K.C.: A History of Kansas City, Missouri (Boulder, Colo.: Pruett, 1978 ) 5 Kansas State Board of Health , First Biennial Report, 1901–1902 (Topeka: State...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 569–570.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Gordon M. Patterson Toxic Drift: Pesticides and Health in the Post World War II South . Pete Daniel . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 2007 BookReviews ToxicDrift:PesticidesandHealth in thePostWorldWar II South.By Pete Daniel. Baton Rouge: Louisiana...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (1): 119–120.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Diana L. Ahmad The Health of the Country: How American Settlers Understood Themselves and Their Land . Conevery Bolton Valenčius . Copyright 2004 Agricultural History Society 2004 Book Reviews The Health of the Country: How American selves and Their Land. By Conevery Bolton Books...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 267–269.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Roger Horowitz The Sausage Rebellion: Public Health, Private Enterprise, and Meat in Mexico City, 1890-1917 . Jeffrey M. Pilcher . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 2008 BookReviews munity nature of migrant farm labor. During four growing seasons begin ning in 2001...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (3): 417–418.
Published: 01 July 2008
... readers with less of an economics background. David J.Lewis UniversitoyfWisconsin-Madison TheBirthofDevelopment:How thWe orld Bank, Food andAgriculture Organization, and World Health Organization Changed theWorld, 1945-1965. By Amy L. S. Staples. Kent: Kent State University Press, 2006. 368 pp., $55.00...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (3): 279–308.
Published: 01 July 2008
... and Wang, 2002) Conevery Bolton Valencius, The Health of the Country: How American Settlers Understood Themselves and Their Land (New York: Basic Books, 2002). Richard White, "Are You an Environmentalist or Do You Work for a Living?" in Uncommon Ground: Rethinking the Human Place in Nature, ed. William...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (3): 415–416.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Mark Coyne The Soil and Health: A Study of Organic Agriculture . Albert Howard . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 2008 BookReviews ate seminars covering a host of topics from cultural interaction to transmis sions of technology in the early modern era. Robinson...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (3): 283–322.
Published: 01 July 2009
...-twentieth century was a watershed event for many Mayan farmers in Guatemala. While some Maya hailed synthetic fertilizers’ immediate effectiveness as a relief from famines and migrant labor, others lamented the long-term deterioration of their public health, soil quality, and economic autonomy. Since...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (3): 393–411.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Yulonda Eadie Sano Abstract This article explores the relationship between African American lay midwives and the Mississippi State Board of Health. Seen as responsible for high rates of infant and maternal mortality, the midwives were targeted for elimination in the 1920s. However, the shortage...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (4): 562–563.
Published: 01 October 2016
... of the Raj: Livelihoods, Livestock and Veterinary Health in North India, 1790 1920. by Saurabh mishra. manchester: manchester university Press, 2015. 208 pp., £70.00, hardback, iSbn 978-0-7190-8972-5. Quite often studies of plant and animal worlds can become mired in examining organizational...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 263–288.
Published: 01 April 2015
..., medical officers of health, chemists, and bacteriologists. These burgeoning professions competed and jostled for authority even as they were being used by elite companies to reorganize the British dairy industry. © the Agricultural History Society, 2015 2015 NOTES 1. J. P. Sheldon , “Dairy...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (4): 451–478.
Published: 01 October 2010
... health, and relieving urban congestion. The failure of the movement illustrates that centralization, which scholars identify as a primary theme of Progressive Era conservation, was neither inevitable nor inexorable. Ironically, the growth of the embryonic administrative and regulatory state sometimes...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (3): 336–353.
Published: 01 July 2014
... of the organic movement, including: soil erosion, soil fertility, nutrition, and health. Crucially, it also reveals some of its more everyday preoccupations with culinary skills and recipe books. Finally, it illustrates that a detailed examination of the journal reveals some of the forgotten figures...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (4): 525–533.
Published: 01 October 2013
... also overtaken the scholarly discipline of agricultural history. Health and longevity, sustainability and environmentalism have assumed center stage. Whether deliberate or en passant, these new metrics have first supplemented and, in many cases finally supplanted, race, gender, and class as useful...