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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 91–127.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., diaries, photographs, and film material that they produced about their study trips to the United States and Canada. These sources are an interesting point of departure for transnational perspectives in agricultural history; they reveal not only a great deal about the expectations, anxieties, perceptions...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (2): 273–310.
Published: 01 May 2023
... hard red spring wheat region. Rust outbreaks originated in US barberry bushes, so one might think that Mexican scientists would have entered the United States to solve this problem with transnational wheat rust. Instead, the reverse occurred. Nevertheless, the MAP successfully produced new rust...
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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 (2013) 87 (1): 93–114.
Published: 01 January 2013
... and the US South. This article reinterprets Poe's segregation campaign by placing it in the context of his decade-long engagement with the transnational Country Life Movement that spanned the Atlantic in the years before World War I. While visiting England, Ireland, and Denmark, Poe engaged with prominent...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Ellen Griffith Spears Toxic Injustice: A Transnational History of Exposure and Struggle . By Susanna Rankin Bohme . Oakland : University of California Press , 2015 . 360 pp., $29.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-520-27899-8. © 2016 Agricultural History Society 2016 2016 Book Reviews...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 677–679.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Casey Walsh Farming across Borders: A Transnational History of the North American West . Edited by Sterling Evans . College Station : Texas A&M Press , 2017 . 488 pp., $65.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-62349-568-8. © 2020 Agricultural History Society 2020 Book Reviews 677...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (4): 720–722.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Thomas Fleischman thomas.fleischman@rochester.edu Saving Nature under Socialism: Transnational Environmentalism in East Germany, 1968–1990 . By Julia E. Ault . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2021 . 300 pp., $99.99, hardcover, ISBN 9781316519141 . Copyright ©...
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Agricultural History (2024) 98 (1): 127–129.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Amanda Kay McVety mcvetyak@MiamiOH.edu Translating Food Sovereignty: Cultivating Justice in an Age of Transnational Governance . By Matthew C. Canfield . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2022 . 264 pp., $26.00 , paperback, ISBN 9781503631304 . Copyright © 2024...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (3): 404–428.
Published: 01 July 2018
... the decade, the Canadians spearheaded an effort to bring about a transnational pooling program, especially among wheat producers in the United States, Australia, and the Soviet Union. Representatives from these countries recognized the Canadian pool as the ideal model and worked closely...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 204–227.
Published: 01 April 2007
... in particular. Three, focusing on settler society and rural culture in regional, national, and transnational variations, describe modernity in particular; they see the very idea of change, once seen as inevitable and inexorable, as constructed, invented, and contrived. Three others are local studies of specific...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (1): 46–73.
Published: 01 January 2010
... opportunities for cooperation on a strictly regional albeit transnational basis that pitted bio-geopolitical spaces against each other. This article retraces the formation of these spaces by analyzing the deliberations of committees and congresses that gathered to define an international agricultural order...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (1): 48–83.
Published: 01 February 2023
... to convince US farmers of the unique “all-natural” attributes of Chilean nitrates. In reconstructing this history, the article reveals the far-reaching impact that Chilean fertilizers had on the modernization of US agriculture and advocates for a transnational approach to understanding that process...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (3): 383–413.
Published: 01 August 2023
.... This essay examines the history of Lancetilla to explore the company's sponsorship of science and the multiple, shifting meanings of “diversification” within this prototypical transnational agribusiness. The history of experimentation at Lancetilla reveals a range of contested visions of economic development...
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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 (2020) 94 (4): 512–544.
Published: 01 October 2020
... wave of migration. This history informs us how refugee communities might be economically and socially empowered today. To that end, the article explores the significance of cooperative institutions, political advocacy, transnational philanthropic engagement, and the application of agro-technical...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 35–63.
Published: 01 January 2006
..., wealthy henequen estate owners enslaved Yaqui Indians from Sonora to work in their fields in the Yucatan. "Dependent Harvests" seeks to introduce these themes and to cast them into their proper transnational and agricultural history perspectives. Dependent Harvests Grain Production on the American...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (1): 4–34.
Published: 01 January 2019
.... The history of the development of the sugar industry in Colombia is yet to be told but is also in a great way very transnational in scope. Started in the 1880s by James Eder, a Prussian entrepreneur and immigrant to Colombia’s Cauca Valley (where he correctly believed sugar cane would flourish...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 488–489.
Published: 01 July 2015
... of eduardo Frei and salvador Allende, the dictatorship of Augusto pinochet, and the subsequent redemocratization during the age of global neoliberalism. Tinsman is writing something more than a traditional commodity history; she makes an eloquent case for the value of transnational history that connects...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (1): 126–127.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., and the transnational transport of cultivars stimulated the pests. Most of the big names in the uS fruit and vegetable industry dole, chiquita (united Fruit), Standard Fruit, del Monte were involved. capital and produce moved easily, but workers attempts to halt exposure and to gain compensation stopped at national...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 545–552.
Published: 01 October 2020
... Obras Públicas, 1972). 9. Issues similar to those described by Dekel-Chen are analyzed in the Mennonite Central Committee resettlement program in Paraguay. See John Eicher, Exiled among Nations: German and Mennonite Mythologies in a Transnational Age (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019...