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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 541–542.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Elizabeth Sanders Greenbackers, Knights of Labor, and Populists: Farmer-Labor Insurgency in the Late-Nineteenth-Century South . Matthew Hild . © 2009 Agricultural History Society 2009 2009 BookReviews GreenbackerKs,nightsofLabor,andPopulistsF: armer-LaborInsurgencyin theLate...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (4): 838–840.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Warren Van Tine Terms of Labor: Slavery, Serfdom, and Free Labor . Stanley L. Engerman . Copyright 2000 Agricultural History Society 2000 838 / Agricultural History provides a fascinating description of bleeding, sweating, blistering, purging, and vomiting, all early treatments...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (3): 381–402.
Published: 01 July 2010
... Commission on Migratory Labor in American agriculture in 1950. In its report, the commission recommended extending a variety of social legislation and economic protections to domestic farm labor, and it further recommended slowing or ending the importation of foreign, particularly Mexican, workers...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (4): 554–555.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Jim Norris Florida’s Working-Class Past: Current Perspectives on Labor, Race, and Gender from Spanish Florida to the New Immigration . Robert Cassanello and Melanie Shell-Weiss . © 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 Agricultural History Fall Despite its flaws, there ismuch...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (3): 460–461.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Miriam Pawel They Saved the Crops: Labor, Landscape, and the Struggle over Industrial Farming in Bracero-Era California . By Don Mitchell . Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2012 . 576 pp., $26.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-8203-4176-7 . © the Agricultural History Society...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (4): 491–516.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Jennifer Bess Abstract This study examines the ideologies shaping the first cooperative venture between the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) and the Bureau of Plant Industry (BPI), focusing the BIA's role as a labor contractor and the Pima's efforts to exert control over the conditions and valuation...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (2): 400–402.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Romina Robles Ruvalcaba Sugarcane and Rum: The Bittersweet History of Labor and Life on the Yucatán Peninsula . By John R. Gust and Jennifer P. Matthews . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2020 . 192 pp., $29.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-8165-3888-1. © 2021 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (3): 444–445.
Published: 01 July 2018
.... Julie M. Weise University of Oregon Europe Beasts of Burden: Biopolitics, Labor, and Animal Life in British Romanticism. By Ron Broglio. Albany: SUNY Press, 2017. 178 pp., $80.00, hardback, ISBN 978-1-4384-6567-8. In Beasts of Burden, Ron Broglio analyzes a range of Romantic-era texts and discourses...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 615–617.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Andrew Patrick Book Reviews Global Hemp and the Global Economy: The Rise of Labor, Innovation, and Trade. By Nadra O. Hashim. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2017. 246 pp., $100.00, hardback, ISBN 978-1-4985-2459-9. Nadra O. Hashim s new work tackles an ambitious geographic and temporal scope...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 150–170.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Richard Broome Abstract Agricultural societies have precursor societies that can be misrepresented in the process of writing agricultural history. Also, the interest in environmental history on labor and nature is rarely applied to Indigenous workers. This article addresses these two issues...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 275–276.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Timothy Paul Bowman Of Forests and Fields: Mexican Labor in the Pacific Northwest . By Mario Jimenez Sifuentez . New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press , 2016 . 264 pp., $27.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-8135-7689-3 . © 2017 Agricultural History Society 2017 Book Reviews 275...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 248–249.
Published: 01 April 2017
... so, they have helped to highlight the historically determinative role of the dominant crop of sugar in the creation of these particular capitalist agro-machines. Justin Roberts Dalhousie University Black Labor, White Sugar: Caribbean Braceros and Their Struggle for Power in the Cuban Sugar Industry...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (4): 568–569.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Rebecca Anne Goetz A Tale of Two Plantations: Slave Life and Labor in Jamaica and Virginia . By Richard S. Dunn . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 2014 . 552 pp., $39.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-674-73536-1 . © 2016 Agricultural History Society 2016 North America...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 115–116.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Deborah Cohen Organized Agriculture and the Labor Movement before the UFW: Puerto Rico, Hawai‘i, California . By Dionicio Nodín Valdés . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2011 . 328 pp., $55.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-292-72639-0 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2012...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (3): 104–127.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Elizabeth Lamoree Abstract From the Great Depression to the Great Recession of the 1970s, American agricultural policy institutionalized growers' anti-union politics based on the unique characteristics of farming. California growers argued they needed access to a flexible and cheap labor supply...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 267–268.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Max Grivno Hirelings: African American Workers and Free Labor in Early Maryland . By Jennifer Hull Dorsey . Ithaca : Cornell University Press , 2011 . 244 pp., $45.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8014-4778-5 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2012 2012 2012 Book Reviews...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 266–268.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Jennifer Dorsey Agricultural History Spring promoting and demoting sweet stuff. There is state investment in analytic chemistry techniques to improve import tariff taxation, in crop subsidies, in trust-busting, and in wartime supports for alternative sweeteners; even the Bracero cheap labor...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 278–279.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Peter H. Argersinger Striking with the Ballot: Ohio Labor and the Populist Party . By Michael C. Pierce . DeKalb : Northern Illinois University Press , 2010 . 300 pp., $39.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-87580-418-7 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 Agricultural History...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 419–420.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Patricia Juarez-Dappe The Deepest Wounds: A Labor and Environmental History of Sugar in Northeast Brazil . By Thomas D. Rogers . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2010 . 320 pp., $25.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-8078-7167-6 . © the Agricultural History Society...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (4): 466–492.
Published: 01 October 2004
...J. Elliott Russo Abstract The uses of enslaved labor outside the context of staple crop production become evident through an examination of colonial Somerset County, the southernmost Maryland county on the Chesapeake Bay’s Eastern Shore. By the early eighteenth century, conditions in Somerset...