Volume 56 part 1 (April 2011)


IRSH 56-1

Nicola Pizzolato, 'Transnational Radicals: Labor Dissent and Political Activism in Detroit and Turin (1950-1970)' [summary]

Sigrid Wadauer, 'Establishing Distinctions: Unemployment versus Vagrancy in Austria from the Late Nineteenth Century to 1938' [summary]

Jerònia Pons Pons and Margarita Vilar Rodríguez, 'Friendly Societies, Commercial Insurance, and the State in Sickness Risk Coverage: The Case of Spain (1880-1944)' [summary]

Andy Croll, 'Starving Strikers and the Limits of the "Humanitarian Discovery of Hunger" in Late Victorian Britain' [summary]

Review Essay

Michael Hanagan '"Shall I compare thee...?" Problems of Comparative Historical Analysis'

Book reviews

Ivan Evans Cultures of Violence. Lynching and radical killing in South Africa and the American South (Karl von Holdt)
Shiping Hua Chinese Utopianism. A Comparative Study of Reformist Thought with Japan and Russia, 1898-1997 (Baogang Guo)
Andreas Seifert Bildgeschichten für Chinas Massen. Comic und Comicproduktion im 20. Jahrhundert (Stefan R. Landsberger)
Paul R. Josephson Would Trotsky Wear a Bluetooth? Technological Utopianism under Socialism, 1917-1989 (Lewis H. Siegelbaum)
David Meskill Optimizing the German Workforce. Labor Administration from Bismarck to the Economic Miracle (Dieter G. Maier)
Derek Nystrom Hard Hats, Rednecks, and Macho Men. Class in 1970s American Cinema (Andrew Dawson)
Martin Klimke The Other Alliance. Student Protest in West Germany and the United States in the Global Sixties (Jacco Pekelder)



Notes on contributors