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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Deborah Fink Sweet Tyranny: Migrant Labor, Industrial Agriculture, and Imperial Politics . By Kathleen Mapes . Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2009 . 336 pp., $30.00 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-252-07667-1 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 2011 Book Reviews...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 266–267.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Robert C. Dash Growing Season: The Life of a Migrant Community . Gary Harwood and David Hassler . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 Agricultural History Spring privation. In his last chapter and epilogue, Wetherington summarizes the impact of Reconstruction...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 600–628.
Published: 01 October 2020
... in Blackfoot. Examining this episode in the history of the Intermountain West highlights the racism and difficulties that migrant workers faced in the late 1910s. It also explores a time when the federal government relaxed immigration restrictions and requirements so corporations and farmers could utilize...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (1): 119–121.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Stephanie Lewthwaite Braceros: Migrant Citizens and Transnational Subjects in the Postwar United States and Mexico . By Deborah Cohen . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2011 . 360 pp., $39.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8078-3359-9 . © the Agricultural History...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 132–134.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Sarah Milov Tobacco Capitalism: Growers, Migrant Workers, and the Changing Face of a Global Industry . By Peter Benson . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2012 . 336 pp., $27.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-691-14920-2 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2015 2015...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (4): 746–747.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Steven D. Reschly Hidden Worlds: Revisiting the Mennonite Migrants of the 1870s . Royden Loewen . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 746 / Agricultural History and corn compare to those of non-slaveholding farmers? How efficient were his slaves in the use of modern...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (1): 195–197.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Amelia Hintzen Empire’s Guestworkers: Haitian Migrants in Cuba during the Age of US Occupation . By Matthew Casey . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2017 . 326 pp., $99.99 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-1071-2769-2. © 2019 Agricultural History Society 2019 Book Reviews 195...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Francis Musoni Zimbabwe’s Migrants and South Africa’s Border Farms: The Roots of Impermanence . By Maxim Bolt . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2015 . 270 pp., $103.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-1071-1122-6 . © 2018 Agricultural History Society 2018 Book Reviews 143...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (3): 442–444.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Julie M. Weise Defiant Braceros: How Migrants Fought for Racial, Sexual, and Political Freedom . By Mireya Loza . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2016 . 254 pp., $29.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-1-4696-2976-6 . © 2018 Agricultural History Society 2018 442...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (3): 298–320.
Published: 01 July 2005
... to the region by the rapidly expanding sugar beet industry. To address these perceived threats, state and local public officials, civic organizations, and the sugar industry launched a campaign to replace Mexican migrant laborers with local teenage workers. Hence, the number of Mexican people in the region...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 164–186.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Marilyn Irvin Holt Abstract During World War II, American agriculture grappled with labor shortages while being expected to produce more for the military and the home front. Historians have studied the use of labor sources such as migrant workers and the Women's Land Army during this time...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (1): 78–95.
Published: 01 January 2017
... the Scottish Highlands—in the Western District of Victoria, it demonstrates how family networks assisted in the accumulation and consolidation of large pastoral properties and enterprises and thus aided the agricultural entrepreneurialism of migrants who saw greater commercial opportunities throughout...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (2): 221–246.
Published: 01 April 2009
...-off of the Prairie wheat economy but, unlike wheat, flax vanished from old land after one or two rotations and reappeared in districts with the most new breaking. Officials explained the migrant crop as preparing native grasslands for cultivation or exhausting soil in old land, but farmers brought...
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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 (2018) 92 (2): 172–189.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Royden Loewen; Ben Nobbs-Thiessen Abstract This article offers a transnational history of migrant material culture by exploring the changing meanings of the steel-wheeled tractor. A defining innovation, the steel wheel transformed North American agriculture but by mid-twentieth century had been...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (2): 331–361.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Mary Summers Abstract Paul Taylor, an agricultural labor economist at Berkeley, worked, often with his wife, the photographer Dorothea Lange, to document the conditions faced by migrant workers during the Depression. In the 1940s, however, he turned to a focus on the Reclamation Act of 1902’s...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (4): 633–658.
Published: 01 October 2021
..., “Hellwig Brothers Selling Farm in Chesterfield after 45 Years,” St. Louis Post-Dispatch , May 16, 1982, 1, 5. 6. For wartime food programs, see Gabrielle E. Clark, “From the Panama Canal to Post-Fordism: Producing Temporary Labor Migrants within and beyond Agriculture in the United States (1904-2013...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 774–776.
Published: 01 October 2019
... a painful episode in its history, an episode that left eleven women and twelve men dead, and dozens injured. The El Paso mass shooting showcased a type of violence fed by the rhetoric of an imminent migrant invasion threatening the well-being of the United States. This rhetoric has roots in processes...
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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 (2002) 76 (4): 659–668.
Published: 01 October 2002
... and in police arrest records, but she can hardly be seen as a repre- sentative rural migrant for that very reason. What about the tens of thousands of other female migrants who poured into cities, large and small, from the countryside every year? What can we know of their lives and their fates? As a result...