H-Women's purpose is to enable historians more easily to discuss research interests, teaching methods, and the state of the field and historiography of women's studies. H-Women is especially interested in methods of teaching history to graduate and undergraduate students in diverse settings.

Recent Discussions

Kuehn on Pullan, 'Tolerance, Regulation and Rescue: Dishonoured Women and Abandoned Children in Italy, 1300-1800'

The following book review from H-Italy may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

Brian S. Pullan

Reviewer: 

Thomas J. Kuehn

Brian S. Pullan. Tolerance, Regulation and Rescue: Dishonoured Women and Abandoned Children in Italy, 1300-1800. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2016. x + 240 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78499-129-6.

Roth on Rivers, 'Beyond the Call: Three Women on the Front Lines in Afghanistan'

The following book review from H-War may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

Eileen Rivers

Reviewer: 

Tanya L. Roth

Eileen Rivers. Beyond the Call: Three Women on the Front Lines in Afghanistan. New York: Da Capo Press, 2018. 288 pp. $27.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-306-90307-6.

Reviewed by Tanya L. Roth (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Walls on Giesberg, 'Sex and the Civil War: Soldiers, Pornography, and the Making of American Morality'

The following book review from JHistory may be of interest to some H-Women list members.

Author: 

Judith Ann Giesberg

Reviewer: 

Eric Walls

Judith Ann Giesberg. Sex and the Civil War: Soldiers, Pornography, and the Making of American Morality. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 152 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3127-1.

Reviewed by Eric Walls (East Carolina University) Published on Jhistory (January, 2019) Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

H-Net Job Guide from 7 January 2019 to 14 January 2019

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
 7 January 2019 to 14 January 2019.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Women.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.



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