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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (4): 499–501.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Thomas Burnell Colbert There Goes the Neighborhood: Rural School Consolidation at the Grass Roots in Early Twentieth-Century Iowa . David R. Reynolds . Copyright 2001 Agricultural History Society 2001 Book Reviews / 499 during shift in perspective. Corporate dominance, with its "get...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (2): 374–376.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Nicholas J. P. Williams Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat: The Origins of School Lunch in America . By A. R. Ruis . New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2017. 220 pp., $29.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-81358407-2. © 2019 Agricultural History Society 2019 374 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (4): 567–569.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Jeff Charles Free for All: Fixing School Food in America . By Janet Poppendieck . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2010 . 368 pp., $17.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-520-26988-0 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 2011 Book Reviews Societies, working...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (3): 364–366.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Thomas L. Charlton Los Alamos: The Ranch School Years, 1917-1943 . John D. Wirth and Linda Harvey Aldrich . Copyright 2006 Agricultural History Society 2006 364 / Agricultural History study. However, he goes far beyond that more narrow focus and provides us with an extremely good...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Karla Ekquist The Rapid City Indian School, 1898–1933 . Scott Riney . Copyright 2001 Agricultural History Society 2001 Book Reviews / 249 Texans coveted houses seen on neighboring streets and in national magazines and used them as marks of growing affluence. Instead of scrutinizing...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (1): 111–112.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Clair W. Keller The Emergence of the Common School in the U.S. Countryside . Donald H. Parkerson and Jo Ann Parkerson . Copyright 2000 Agricultural History Society 2000 Book Reviews / 111 selves pro or con in each campaign, along with whether their framing process succeeded...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (3): 408–409.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Steven M. Nolt Train up a Child: Old Order Amish and Mennonite Schools . Karen M. Johnson-Weiner . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 Agricultural History Summer additional themes. Regarding gender, for instance, the role of married women in the family economy of Plains...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (3): 358–380.
Published: 01 July 2007
...George Kritikos Abstract This study analyzes the proliferation of agricultural schools in Greece from 1922 to 1932 from a social, economic, and cultural perspective. It examines the role of the Greek vernacular language—demotic—and vernacular education as tools for national and social integration...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 371–379.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Melissa Walker Abstract The vast majority of new PhDs will spend their academic lives at regional universities, liberal arts colleges, and even two-year schools, where the primary focus is on excellence in teaching, and the service load is heavy. In that environment, maintaining a scholarly life...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (3): 452–476.
Published: 01 July 2019
..., inequities in health care, and school segregation. Her family’s work on the farm also helped sustain her activism. © 2019 Agricultural History Society 2019 NOTES 1. “Brief biography of Simkins,” Biographical Papers, General, 1913–1992, Modjeska Simkins Papers, South Carolina Political Collections...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (3): 412–436.
Published: 01 July 2019
... African American education, Jeanes supervisors aided black teachers in rural southern schools as they sought to improve educational quality and access and reform domestic habits. The communities in which they labored often lacked or, more appropriately, were systematically denied the resources to make...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 477–502.
Published: 01 October 2009
... transformed a women’s auxiliary into a female-led commodity organization. Initially, members participated in appropriately ’’ feminine" activities including Pork Queen contests, lard-baking contests, consultations with high school home economics instructors, and the distribution of promotional materials...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (1): 34–49.
Published: 01 January 2004
... and rural school consolidation in four midwestern farm newspapers provides an illustrative case study of this interaction. While publishers and editors promoted reformers’ recommendations, many farmers did not agree with or follow their advice. As a result, farm newspapers are better seen not as expressing...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (2): 131–139.
Published: 01 April 2004
... History Society symposium to an agricultural museum and an invitation for public school teachers to hear current interpretations directly from scholars and museum professionals. Copyright 2004 Agricultural History Society 2004 Notes 1 Linda Cordell , Archaeology of the Southwest , 2...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (4): 434–458.
Published: 01 October 2016
... critiques from ordinary farmers who accused them of having little experience in working the land for a living. Reformers also envisioned that agricultural schools attached to pattern farms could instruct farmers in scientific agriculture, thus transforming them from ignorant commoners to enlightened...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (3): 281–297.
Published: 01 July 2005
... to allow school attendance balanced two positives for farm children--education and work. Restricting child labor in industrialized agriculture simply recognized its divergence from the family farm ideal. Reformers succeeded modestly along this dual track by the 1930s. The boundaries of the agrarian...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 January 2011
... evidence that America's pastime was neither born in the United States nor was a product of rural life. But in their zeal to debunk the myth of baseball's rural beginnings, historians have fallen prey to what Annales School founder Marc Bloch famously called the “idol of origins,” and all but neglected...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 776–778.
Published: 01 October 2019
...: Nature, History, and Narrative (Journal of American History, 1992). Bitar raises important questions about useful fictions, and how prescriptive diet advice offers the stories that people live by, eat with, believe in, and act on (161). Michael S. Kideckel The Hewitt School Baking Powder Wars...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (2): 280–282.
Published: 01 April 2018
... the current cultural ascendancy of craft beer. It should be on everyone s reading lists. Neil Oatsvall Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences and the Arts Producing Predators: Wolves, Work, and Conquest in the Northern Rockies. By Michael D. Wise. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2016. 216 pp...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (1): 200–202.
Published: 01 January 2021
.... The Cigarette is a deeply researched intervention into subfields such as agriculture, public health, law, and business. Scholars searching for power in the twentieth century, particularly in the countryside, should take note. Patrick Mulford O Connor The Putney School Landscape of Migration: Mobility...