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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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (2007) 81 (2): 204–227.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Royden Loewen Abstract This article suggests that the idea of "modernization," the uni-linear transition from peasantry to commercial agriculture, has shaped much of the writing of rural immigrant communities during the twentieth century. It also suggests that the history of immigrant and ethnic...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 380–387.
Published: 01 July 2015
... at the Toronto Berkshire Conference 2014 that dealt with rural women's themes included: “Rural Women and Education: Global Perspectives”; “Popular Culture, Performances, and (Re)presentations of Rural Women”; “Transnational Histories of Lesbian Migration, Rurality, and Politics in Australia and North America...
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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 (2023) 97 (4): 718–720.
Published: 01 November 2023
.... It is an example par excellence of global and transnational history. It integrates seamlessly the stories of cooperatives, among others, in the Northwest of the British Raj, Uganda, Kenya, Malaya, and postwar Britain. Windel does so neither in a superficial nor in an abstractly removed way, narrating rich stories...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 January 2012
... transnational history in order to better understand the nexus between race, gender, labor, citizenship, and immigration policy. Stephanie Lewthwaite University of Nottingham WD Farr: Cowboy in the Boardroom. By Daniel Tyler. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2011. 312 pp., $29.95, hardback, ISBN 978-08061...
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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 (2016) 90 (2): 254–255.
Published: 01 April 2016
.... By championing the commons while forthrightly wrestling with difficulties, conflicts, and limitations, Wall does us all a service. The work ranges widely over the transnational history of the commons, offering examples from England, Mongolia, india, the united states, Canada, iceland, Japan, kenya, Germany, Peru...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 675–677.
Published: 01 October 2020
...: 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. Farming across Borders brings together nineteen chapters about the history of agriculture and society over the last one hundred fifty years...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (1): 163–165.
Published: 01 February 2023
... with deep historical roots enthusiastically rediscovered by Americans. Over a roughly century-long transnational history, Hellyer concludes that the emergence of new sencha tea production and consumption patterns in Japan was “intimately connected to major developments both within Japan...
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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 (2016) 90 (3): 427–429.
Published: 01 July 2016
..., for example, the lynchings of diverse Californians and the transnational nature of the enganche debt labor system are well known, and the approach of doing history along a south-north axis instead of an east-west one is nothing new. Furthermore, Melillo s descriptions of the worlds of Spanish-speaking miners...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 486–488.
Published: 01 July 2015
... a traditional commodity history; she makes an eloquent case for the value of transnational history that connects histories and historiographies across national and regional boundaries. Tinsman systematically complicates stock tropes about chile, particularly those that emphasize radical discontinuities between...