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Janes, Lauren, Colonial Food in Interwar Paris: The Taste of Empire, forthcoming, Bloomsbury Academic Press.

Tseng, Gloria. The Search for a Chinese Church: Protestantism in Twentieth-century China. Continuum, forthcoming.


Janes, Lauren,“Writing about Cannibals and Consuming Black Africans in twentieth-century France,” French Cultural Studies 26, no. 2 (2015), 176-185.

Petit, Jeanne, “Working for God, Country, and “Our Poor Mexicans”: Catholic Women and Americanization at the San Antonio National Catholic Community House, 1919-1924” Journal of American Ethnic History, 34:3 Spring.


Bell, Albert, The Eyes of Aurora: A Fifth Case from the Notebooks of Pliny the Younger, Perseverance Press, 2014.

Lauren Janes, "Curiosité gastronomique et cuisine exotique” [Gastronomic curiosity and exotic cuisine], Vingtième siècle: Revue d’histoire, no 123 (2014), 69-84.

Tseng, Gloria, “Revival Preaching and the Indigenization of Christianity in Republican China.” International Bulletin of Missionary Research. Vol. 38, No. 4 (October 2014).


Baer, Marc. Mere Believers: How Eight Faithful Lives Changed the Course of History, Wipf and Stock, 2013.

Bell, Albert, Death in the Ashes: A Fourth Case from the Notebooks of Pliny the Younger, Perseverance Press, 2013.

Hagood, Jonathan, “Bottling Atomic Energy: Distinguishing Between Science and Technology in Peronist Argentina, 1948-1952,” in Beyond Imported Magic: Science and Technology Studies in Latin America, ed. Eden Medina, Christina Holmes, and Ivan da Costa Marques, MIT Press, 2014.

Hagood, Jonathan, “Foreign Correspondence: International Content in the American Journal of Nursing, 1901-1922,” in Transnational and Historical Perspectives on Global Health, Welfare and Humanitarianism, ed. Inger Marie Okkenhaug, Michael Marten, Sonya Grypma, and Ellen Fleischmann, Oslo, Norway: Portal Forlag, 2013.

Hagood, Jonathan, “Agentes de Enlace: Nurses Connecting Citizens to Public Health in 1930s-50s Argentina,” in Handbook on the Global History of Nursing, ed. Patricia D'Antonio, Julie A. Fairman, and Jean C. Whelan, Routledge, 2013.

Hagood, Jonathan, Review of Workshop of Revolution: Plebeian Buenos Aires and the Atlantic World, 1776-1810, Lyman L. Johnson. Journal of World History 24 (March 2013): 228-30.

Janes, Lauren, "Selling rice to wheat eaters: the colonial lobby and the promotion of Pain de riz during and after the First World War,” Contemporary French Civilization 38, no 2 (2013), 179-200.


Baer, Marc. The Rise and Fall of Radical Westminster, 1780-1890. Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Hagood, Jonathan, “A Brief Introduction to Data Mining Projects in the Humanities,” Bulletin for the American Society for Information Science and Technology

Hagood, Jonathan, “Unidad Médica: Physicians’ Unions and the Rise of Peronism in 1930s–1950s Buenos Aires,” Labor: Studies in Working-Class History of the Americas (Fall 2012).

Petit, Jeanne, "'Up against a Stone Wall': Women, Power and the National Catholic Community Houses" American Catholic Studies 123 (2012): 31-57.

Tseng, Gloria, “Botany or Flowers? The Challenge of Writing the History of Indigenization of Christianity in China,” International Bulletin of Missionary Research (Jan. 2012)

Baer, Marc, King George III (1738-1820), Encyclopedia Virginia http://www.encyclopediavirginia.org/George_III_1738-1820

Bell, Albert, The Corpus Conundrum, 2011.

Bell, Albert, The Flute Player, 2011.

Bell, Albert. Essays in Great Lives from History: The Incredibly Wealthy. Salem Press, 2011.

Tseng, Gloria, “Peter Hessler and His Chinese Fans: A New Generation of Sino-American Realtiosn as Seen Through Chinese Cyberspace Discussions of Hessler’s China Trilogy,” Analysis: Global China Center


Bell, Albert. The Secret of the Bradford House. Ingalls Publishing Group, 2010.

Hagood, Jonathan. World History Encyclopedia. Entries on: Atomic Power and the World's Navies; Authoritarianism in Latin America, 1900-1945; Cyclotrons; Export of English Football, 1900-1945; Fascist Movements in Latin America, 1900-1945; Global Nuclear Industry; Nuclear Reactors; Nuclear Waste Disposal; Oil Fuels in Latin America, 1945-2005; and Socialist Movements in Latin America, 1900-1945. ABC-CLIO, 2010.

Johnson, Fred and Tayannah McQuillar. Tupac Shakur: the Life and Times of an American Icon. Perseus, 2010.

Petit, Jeanne. The Men and Women We Want: Gender, Immigration Restriction and Progressive-Era Literacy Test Debates. University of Rochester Press, 2010.

Petit, Jeanne. “What Challenges Did Catholic Laywomen Face When They Took up Social Work in Post-World War I East St. Louis?” Women and Social Movements Website. Alexander Street Press/SUNY Binghamton.


Gibbs, Janis. “Immigration and Civic Identity in Sixteenth-Century Cologne.” Ideas and Cultural Margins in Early Modern Germany: Essays in Honor of H.C. Erik Midelfort, eds. Robin Barns and Marjorie E. Plummer, 49-62. London: Ashgate, 2009.


Bell, Albert. The Blood of Caesar. Ingalls Publishing Group/Claystone Books, 2008.

Johnson, Fred. "The Chasm is Wide: Unspoken Antagonisms between Africans and African Americans.” The United States and West Africa, eds. Allusine Jalloh and Toyin Falola. University of Rochester Press, 2008.

Petit, Jeanne. “‘Organized Catholic Womanhood: Suffrage, Citizenship and the National Council of Catholic Women.” U.S. Catholic Historian (Winter, 2008).

Petit, Jeanne. “Our Immigrant Co-Religionists: The National Catholic Welfare Conference as an Advocate for Immigrants, 1919-1929.” Immigrant Rights in the Shadow of United States Citizenship, eds. Rachel Ida Buff. New York University Press, 2008.


Bell, Albert. The Secret of the Lonely Grave. Claystone Books, 2007.

Gibbs, Janis. “’From Now On You’ll Be History’: The Transition from Memorization to Analysis.” Beyond Tests and Quizzes: Creative Assessments in College Classrooms, eds. Richard J. Mezeske and Barbara Mezeske, 39-55. San Francisco: John Wiley and Sons, 2007.

Hagood, Jonathan. “Towards a Policy of Nuclear Dissuasion: How Can Dissuasion Improve U.S. National Security?” Debating 21st Century Nuclear Issues. Washington, D.C.: Center for Strategic and International Studies, 2007.

Baer, Marc. Student Online Learning Center to accompany R.R. Palmer, Joel Colton and Lloyd Kramer, A History of the Modern World, 10th ed. http://highered.Mcgraw-hill.com/sites/00731068925/student_view0/

Bell, Abert. Perfect Game, Imperfect Lives. Almont Books, 2006.

Hagood, Jonathan. “Why Does Technology Transfer Fail? Two Technology Transfer Projects from Peronist Argentina.” Comparative Technology Transfer and Society 4, 1 (April - June 2006).


Baer, Marc. “From ‘first constituency of the empire’ to ‘citadel of reaction’: Westminster, 1800-1890." London Politics, 1760-1914, eds. Anthony Taylor and Matthew Cragoe. Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.

Baer, Marc. “Political Dinners in Whig, Radical and Tory Westminster, 1780-1880.” Partisan Politics, Principle and Reform in Parliament and the Constituencies, 1689-1890, eds. Richard Davis, Clyve Jones, and Philip Salmon. Edinburgh University Press, 2005.

Bell, Albert. Death Goes Dutch. Claystone Books, 2005.

Hagood, Jonathan. “Arming and Industrializing Perón’s ‘New Argentina’: The Transfer of German Scientists and Technology after World War II.” ICON: The Journal of the International Committee for the History of Technology 11 (2005).

Hagood, Jonathan. “Dissuading Nuclear Adversaries: The Strategic Concept of Dissuasion and the U.S. Nuclear Arsenal.” Comparative Strategy 24, 2 (April - June 2005), 173-184.

Selected Publications Before 2005

Baer, Marc. Theatre and Disorder in Late Georgian London. Oxford University Press, 1992.

Bell, Albert. All Roads Lead to Murder. High Country, 2002.

Bell, Albert and Bruce Metzger. Exploring the New Testament World. T. Nelson Publishers, 1998.

Gibbs, Janis. Article on “Cologne.” Europe, 1450-1798: Encyclopedia of the Early Modern World. Charles Scribner’s Sons, 2004.

Johnson, Fred. Bittersweet (One World/Random House, January 2002)

Johnson, Fred. A Man Finds His Way (One World/Random House, 2003)

Johnson, Fred. Other Men’s Wives (One World/Random House, 2005)

Petit, Jeanne. “Negotiating their Place: Two Perspectives on American Catholics in the Progressive Era.” Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era (July, 2004).

Petit, Jeanne. “Breeders, Workers and Mothers: Gender and the Congressional Literacy Test Debate, 1896-97.” Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era (January, 2004).



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