• The Politics and Culture of Modern Sports

    Anderson book coverSheldon Anderson. Examines the role of modern sports in constructing national identities....more

  • Cornering the Market: Independent Grocers and Innovation in American Small Business

    Susan V. Spellman

    Spellman book coverIn popular stereotypes, local grocers were avuncular men....more.

  • Rendering Nature: Animals, Bodies, Places, Politics

    Marguerite S. Shaffer and Phoebe S. K. Young.

    Rendering Nature coverWe exist at a moment during which the entangled challenges facing the human and naturals worlds... more

  • Seen and Heard in Mexico

    Elena Jackson Albarrán

    Albarran book coverDuring the first two decades following the Mexican Revolution, children in the country....more.

  • Space and Conversion in Global Perspective

    Wietse de Boer

    de Boer book coverExamines experiences of conversion as they intersect with physical location, mobility, and interiority....more.

  • From Eve to Evolution

    Kimberly A. Hamlin

    Hamlin book coverFrom Eve to Evolution provides the first full-length study of Amrican women's responses to evolutionary theory and illuminates the role science played...more

  • Blockbuster History in the New Russia

    Stephen N. Norris

    Blockbuster History book coverSeeking to rebuild the Russian film industry after its post-Soviet collapse, directors and producers sparked a revival of nationalist and patriotic sentiment....more

  • Enlightened Aid

    Amanda Kay McVety

    Enlightened Aid book cover The book begins with the modern concept of progress in the Scottish Enlightenment, follows the development of this concept in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century economics and anthropology....more

Online Journals

Check out the following journals sponsored by the Department of History.

Origins: Current Events in Historical Perspective, co-edited by Nicholas Breyfogle (Ohio State University and Steven Conn (Miami University)

Journeys into the Past: An Online Journal of the History Department, which features recent work by Miami University History students (general editor, Stephen Norris)

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