Recent Faculty Publications of the History Department

From the time of its founding, the faculty members of Western Connecticut State University's History Department have maintained active research agendas.   This page highlights some of the recent publications of the department's faculty.

Katherine Allocco

"Putting the Grail Back Into Girl Power: How a Girl Saved Camelot, and Why It Matters," Girlhood Studies 4:1 (Summer 2011): 114-135.

"Five Good Reasons to Show Great Guy (1936) in our US History and American Studies Classes (and the Challenges We'll Face," History Teacher 44:1 (Nov. 2010): 19-33.


Jennifer Duffy, Who's Your Paddy? Cover

Jennifer Duffy

Who's Your Paddy? Racial Expectations and the Struggle for Irish-American Identity (New York: NYU Press, 2013)

 

James Madison and the Making of America

Kevin Gutzman

James Madison and the Making of America (New York: St. Martin's Press, 2012). 
Named February 2012 History Book Club Main Selection

 

The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Constitution

Kevin Gutzman

The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Constitution.  (Washington, DC: Regnery Publishing, 2007).

 

Virginia's American Revolution: From Dominion to Republic

Kevin Gutzman

Virginia's American Revolution: From Dominion to Republic.  (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2007). 

 

Lindenauer, I Could Not Call Her Mother

Leslie Lindenauer

I Could Not Call Her Mother: The Stepmother in Popular Culture (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2013).

 

Women's Roles in Twentieth-Century America

Martha May

Women's Roles in Twentieth-Century America.   Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2009. 

 

The Inverted Mirror: Mythologizing the Enemy in France and Germany 1898-1914

Michael Nolan

The Inverted Mirror:  Mythologizing the Enemy in France and Germany 1898-1914 (New York: Bergahn Books, 2005).

 

Salt and the Colombian State 

Joshua Rosenthal

Salt and the Colombian State  (Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2012). 

 

Salt and the Colombian State

Wynn Gadkar-Wilcox

Allegories of the Vietnamese Past.  (New Haven, CT: Yale Southeast Asia Studies, 2011).

 
Allegories of the Vietnamese Past

Wynn Gadkar-Wilcox

Editor, Vietnam and the West: New Approaches.  (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Southeast Asia Publications, 2010). 

 
 

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