2017

Myisha Eatmon, Public Wrongs, Private Rights: Tort Law, Black Legal Culture, and Racial Violence During Jim Crow

 

2017

Anne Gray Fischer, Arrestable Behavior: Women, Police Power, and the Making of Law-and-Order America, 1930-1980

 

2017

Myra Houser, International Law and Solidarity in Frontline States

 

2017

Brianna Nofil, Gender, Community Policing, and Crime Control in Late 20th Century America

 

2016

Amanda Kleintop, The Terms of Emancipation: Conflicts over the Value of Slaves during the Civil War and Reconstruction

 

2016

Jonathan Lande, Disciplining Freedom: Union Army Slave Rebels and Emancipation in the Civil War Courts-Martial

 

2016

Maria Montalvo, All Could Be Sold: Making and Selling Enslaved People in the Antebellum South

 

2015

Brian Cuddy, Wider War: American Force in Vietnam, International Law, and the Transformation of Armed Conflict, 1961-77

 

2015

Nancy Gallman, American Constitutions: Life, Liberty, and Property in Colonial East Florida

 

2015

Allison Powers, Settlement Colonialism: Territory, Arbitration, and Compensation in American International Law, 1898-1948

 

2014

Kellen Funk, The Lawyers' Code: The Transformation of Legal Practice in 19th-Century America

 

2014

Sara Mayeux, A History of the Right to Counsel in America

 

2014

Jameson Sweet, The Mixed-Blood Moment: Race, Land, and Law among Dakota Mixed-Bloods in the Nineteenth Century

 

2013

Sara Damiano, Gender, Law, and the Culture of Credit in New England, 1730-1790

 

2013

Ryan Johnson, Enemies of the State: Knowing, Producing, and Policing Anarchism in the Making of the Modern American National Security State, 1901-21

 

2013

Heather Lee, The Right to Enter: Chinese Restaurant Owners, U.S. Immigration Laws, and the Federal Courts, 1894-1945

 

2013

Michael Schoeppner, The Moral Contagion of Liberty: Black Atlantic Sailors, Citizenship, and Quarantine in the Antebellum United States

 

2013

Moira Gillis, The Evolution of the Colonial American Corporation under the Stuart and Hanoverian Crowns, 1606-1763

 

2012

Ananda Burra, From Mandates to Trusteeship: Forging a Right to Petition in International Law

 

2012

Cynthia Greenlee, Daughters of the Nadir: Black Girls and Childhood on Trial in South Carolina Courts, 1885-1905

 

2012

Melissa Hayes, Sex in the Witness Stand: Legal Culture, Community, and Out-of-Wedlock Sexual Governance in 19th-Century America

 

2012

Derek Miller, Judicial Criticism: Theater and Music in Anglo-American Copyright Law, 1833-1911

 

2011

Oliver Bateman, Esq., Engines of Change, Hotbeds of Conflict: State Supreme Courts and the Pursuit of Educational Equity

 

2011

Maroon David, III, Off the Land: The Homestead Act and the Politics of Dispossession

 

2011

Allison Gorsuch, Before Dred Scott: Citizenship and Slavery in the Territorial Midwest

 

2011

Heather Hawkins, Regulating the Family: Children, Families, and the State, 1820-1919

 

2011

Grainne McEvoy, American Catholic Social Criticism and the Immigration Question in the Restriction Era, 1917-65

 

2011

Chantel Rodriguez, The Politics of Health and Citizenship in the Railroad Bracero Program, 1942-47

 

2011

Jeffrey Vernon, Esq., The Fertility Frontier: Assisted Reproductive Technologies and the Boundaries of Legal Solutions

 

2010

Clara Altman, American Law from Across the Pacific: Statebuilding, the US, and the Philippines, 1898-1935

 

2010

Thomas Bahde, The Life and Death of Gus Reed: Race and Justice in the World of a 19th-Century Thief

 

2010

Aaron Cavin, Bordering the Metropolis: Race, Law, and Politics in the Silicon Valley, 1945-2000

 

2010

Jeffrey Gonda, Home Front: The Restrictive Covenant Cases and the Making of the Civil Rights Movement

 

2010

Doug Kiel, The Oneida Resurgence: Modern Indian Renewal in the Heart of America

 

2009

Dr. Helen J. Knowles, Rethinking the Abolitionists' Constitution

 

2009

Kristin Olbertson, Criminally Impolite: Speech Transgressions and Social Order in Provincial Massachusetts

 

2009

Leah Weinryb Grohsgal, Reinventing Civil Liberties: Religious Groups, Organized Litigation, and the Rights Revolution

 

2009

Kimberly Welch, Public Confrontations: Southern Subordinates and Local Legal Cultures in the Old South

 

2008

Jill Fraley, The War on Poverty: The Myth of Classless Society and the Block for Constitutional Change

 

2008

Hidetaka Hirota, Nativism, Citzenship, and Civil Liberties: Immigration Control and the Deportation of Paupers in Massachusetts, 1846-78

 

2008

Melissa Milewski, From Slave to Litigant: African Americans in Court in the Postwar South

 

2007

Lisa Blee, Framing Chief Leschi: Memory, Justice, and American Empire in Nisqually History, 1854-2004

 

2007

Kathryn Burns-Howard, 'No Vote, No Friends, No Hope': Insanity and the Conditions of Citizenship

 

2007

Sophia Lee, 'Almost Revolutionary': Labor Politics, Civil Rights Constitutionalism, and the Administrative State, 1935-78

 

2007

Jonathan White, 'To Aid Their Rebel Friends': The Law of Treason in the North during the American Civil War

 

2006

Jennifer Armiger, The Women of Western Electric: Reconsidering Gender Discrimination, Civil Rights, and the Meaning of Equity in Post-1960s America

 

2006

Ethan Blue, Hard Time in the New Deal: The Cultures of Punishment in Texas and California in the 1930s

 

2006

Francesca Gamber, The Radical Heart: The Politics of Love in the Struggle for African-American Equality, 1833-2000

 

2006

C. Joseph Genetin-Pilawa, A Seneca Sachem in the Indian Bureau: Ely S. Parker and the Unintended Consequences of Native-Centered Policy Reform

 

2006

Linda Tvrdy, Constitutional Rights in a Common Law World: The Reconstruction of North Carolina's Legal Order, 1863-83

 

2005

H. Robert Baker, The Rescue of Joshua Glover: Lawyers, Popular Constitutionalism, and the Fugitive Slave Law in Wisconsin

 

2005

Brian Behnken, Fighting Their Own Battles: Blacks, Mexican Americans, and the Struggle for Civil Rights in Texas, 1950-1975

 

2005

Dominic DeBrincat, Yankee Jurisprudence: The Court and Legal Culture of New London County, Connecticut, 1660-1820

 

2005

C. Joseph Genetin-Pilawa, Ely S. Parker and the State: 'Legibility,' Unintended Consequences, and the Evolution of Nineteenth Century Colonial Policy

 

2005

Gabriel Loiacono, The People and the Poor: Ideas and Experiences of Poverty in Rhode Island, 1780-1935

 

2005

J. Douglas Smith, An Unfinished Revolution: Reapportionment and the Quest for Democracy in 20th-Century America

 

2005

Susan Spellman, Pure Faith: Grocers, Consumers, and the 1906 Pure Food and Drug Act, 1900-1920

 

2005

Allison Tirres, American Law Comes to the Border: Law and Colonization on the Edge of the U.S.-Mexico Divide, 1848-1890

 

2005

Jennifer Uhlmann, The ILD and the NAACP: Bitter Rivals in a Common Cause

 

2004

Willoughby Anderson, "Against the Peace and Dignity of the State of Alabama": The 1977 Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing Trial and the Remaking of Birmingham

 

2004

Susan Bragg, Marketing the ‘Modern Negro’: Race, Gender, and NAACP Activism, 1909-1945

 

2004

Gregory Dorr, Protection or Control?: Women’s Health, Sterilization Abuse, and Relf v. Weinberger

 

2004

Lisa Ford, Subjects of Empire: Imperial Sovereignty and the Land and Bodies of Indigenous People

 

2004

Lisa Lindquist-Dorr, Shinny Makers and Drinkers: Gender, Respectability, and the Enforcement of Prohibition in the Deep South

 

2004

Kevin McCarthy, Fit Custodians: Gender, Race, and the Law in Lower-South Trial Courts, 1830-1925

 

2004

James McGowan, Too Brave to Fight: American Conscientious Objectors and the War for Democracy, 1917-1920

 

2004

Lisa Ramos, George I. Sanchez and the ‘Class Apart’ Theory: The Politics of Mexican-American Citizenship

 

2004

Heather Thompson, Attica: Race, Rebellion and the Rise of Law and Order America

 

2003

Kathleen Brosnan, A Contested Vintage: Law, Land, and Labor in California's Wine Culture

 

2003

Brett Gadsden, 'All We Wanted was a Bus for the Colored': The Desegregation of Public Education in Delaware

 

2003

Daniel Hamilton, The Limits of Sovereignty: Legislative Confiscation in the Union and Confederac

 

2003

Laura Mihailoff, Protecting Our Children: A History of the California Youth Authority and Juvenile Delinquency, 1938-1978

 

2003

George Milne, Today We Are Walking as Slaves: the Evolution of French and Indian Relations, 1650-1740

 

2003

Rebecca Rix, Gender and Reconstitution: The Family and Individual Basis of Democracy Contested, 1880-1932

 

2003

Sharon Romeo, Reconstructing Race, Gender and Citizenship in St. Louis: The Politics of Unlawful Sex in the Era of Emancipation, 1861-1877

 

2003

Donna Schuele, From Californio to Anglo Hands: The Role of Probate in Nineteenth-Century California Land Transfer

 

2002

Margot Canaday, The Straight State: Sexuality and American Citizenship before Stonewall

 

2002

Martha Jones, Constructing 'Rights' and 'Respect': African Americans in the Legal Culture of Baltimore's Middle Ground, 1820-1860

 

2002

Jason Martinek, Mightier than the Sword: Working-Class Reading, Educational Politics, and Socialists' Printed Culture of Dissent, 1884-1917

 

2002

Ajay Mehrotra, The Emergence of the Modern American Fiscal State: The Political Economy of U.S Tax Policy, 1880-1930

 

2002

William Nancarrow, Vox Populi: Democracy and the Progressive Era Judiciary

 

2002

Jeanne Petit, The Men and Women We Want: Gender, Citizenship, and Immigration Restriction Debates, 1896-1929

 

2002

Michael Ross, The Legal Obstruction of Reconstruction in the Deep South

 

2002

Christopher Schmidt, Postwar Liberalism and the Origins of Brown v. Board of Education

 

2002

Diana Williams, 'They Call it Marriage': Interracial Families in Post-Emancipation Louisiana

 

2002

Ann Woodward, Between Growth and Entitlement: Fiscal Conservatism, Postwar Tax Policy, and the Politics of 'Pay-as-you-Go'

 

2001

Carlos Aguirre, Tinterillos and Leguleyos: Towards a History of Legal Intermediaries in Modern Peru

 

2001

K. Walter Hickel, Disability, Law, and Social Citizenship in America: Evidence from War Risk Insurance Case Files, 1920-1940

 

2001

Christian McMillen

 

2001

Stephen Mihm, The Alchemists: Counterfeiters and Counterfeits, 1837-1877

 

2001

Gary Murrell, Biography of Herbert Aptheker

 

2001

Matthew Raffety, The Republic Afloat: Work, Manhood, and 'Liberty' in 19th-Century Mutinies

 

2001

Brett Shadle, 'Girl Cases:' Runaway Wives, Eloped Daughters, and Abducted Women in Gusiiland, Kenya, c. 1890-1965

 

2001

Rickie Solinger, The First Welfare Case: Civil Rights and Welfare Rights in Selma, Alabama

 

2001

John Sweet, The Troubled Childhood of Jim Crow: Deference, Democracy, and the Emergence of the American North

 

2000

Charles Bethel, Business Origins of the Modern First Amendment

 

2000

Christopher Capozzola, Legislating Loyalty: Citizenship and Obligation in American Law, 1917-1925

 

2000

Lisa Cardyn, Engendering Traumatic Experience: Legal, Medical, and Psychological Conceptions of Sexual Trauma in American Culture, 1865-1950

 

2000

Elizabeth Hillman, Cold War Crime and American Military Culture: Courts-Martial in the U.S. Military, 1950-1975

 

2000

Linda Janke, Prisoners of War: Gender, Venereal Disease, and Incarceration during World War I

 

2000

Paul Kemeny, The Protestant Establishment, Modernity, and Cultural Pluralism: The New England Watch and Ward Society and the Transformation of Moral Reform Activities, 1878-1930

 

2000

Jill Silos, 'Everybody Get Together': The Counterculture and Public Space, 1964-1970

 

1999

Louis Anthes, Law and the Ways of Strangers: A History of Legal Representation in Immigrant New York, 1870-1930

 

1999

Eliza Clark, Building a Woman's House: Responses to Domestic Violence in the Northeastern United States, 1830-1860

 

1999

Christopher Corley, Paternal Authority, Legal Practice, and State Building in Early Modern France, 1477-1750

 

1999

Sara Dubow, Ourselves Unborn: Fetal Meanings in Modern America

 

1999

Richard Hantzmon, Fur, Fin, and Feather: Hunting and Fishing Regulation and the Legal Origins of American Conservation, 1607-1900

 

1999

Alexander Haskell, Defending Good Names: Authority, Identity, and the Politics of Reputation in Colonial Virginia, 1670-1770

 

1999

Mark Miller, Ambiguous Tribalism: Unrecognized Tribes and the State

 

1999

Mary Mitchell, Raising Freedom's Child: Race, Politics, and the Lives of Black Children in 19th-Century Louisiana

 

1999

Robert Perkinson, Prisoner Activism in the Cradle of Modern American Punishment

 

1999

John Witt, Accident and Design: Workmen's Compensation and the Making of American Personal Injury Law, 1870-1930

 

1998

Elizabeth Borgwardt, In Their Own Image: Law, Ideas, and Conceptual Change in American Diplomacy, 1944-1947

 

1998

Dawn Flood, Hard to Prove: Victims in Chicago Rape Cases, 1926-1966

 

1998

Elaine Parsons, Slaves to the Bottle: Drink in Legal Discourse

 

1998

John Logan, Defining Industrial Citizenship: The State and Workers' Rights in the U.S. and Canada, 1933-1961

 

1998

Ellen Pearson, American Transformations of Blackstone's Commentaries, 1769-1830

 

1998

Dana Rabin, The Criminal Self and Legal Responsibility in England, 1660-1800

 

1998

Susan Wyly-Jones, The Impact of Abolitionist Postal and Petition Campaigns on Society, Law, and Politics in the U.S. South, 1835-44

 

1997

Susanna Blumenthal

 

1997

Jacob Cogan

 

1997

Kathleen Cummings

 

1997

Bruce Eelman

 

1997

Cheryl Hicks

 

1997

Derek Krissoff

 

1997

Michael Millender

 

1997

Elizabeth Rosen

 

1995

Matthew Babcock

 

1995

Kathleen Brosnan

 

1995

Andrew Cohen

 

1995

Mara Dodge

 

1995

Daniel Hulsebosch

 

1995

Dr. Felicia Kornbluh

 

1995

Karen Murphy

 

1995

Stephen Robertson

 

1995

Jo Ann Woodsum

 

1994

Sharon Block, Coerced Sex in British America, 1700-1820

 

1994

Tracy Fessenden, Invisible Colors, Thin Disguises: Supernaturalism and Racial Policy in Victorian America

 

1994

Ann Fidler, Surveying the Nineteenth-Century Legal Landscape: Law and Society in Small Ohio Communities, 1830-80

 

1994

Leslie Harris, Creating the African American Working Class: Black and White Workers, Abolitionists and Reformers in New York City, 1785-1863

 

1994

Robert Johnston, The Local Roots of Muller v. Oregon and the Social Bases of the Modern American Welfare State

 

1994

Scott Sandage, Freeing the Slaves: Bankruptcy Law and the Coming of the Civil War

 

1994

Bruce Smith, Petty Crime and the Law in London and New York City, 1785-1860

 

1994

Dr. David Tegeder, Peonage in the Lower South: Cultural and Economic Change in the Florida, Georgia, and Alabama Timber Industry, 1900-40