Urban History Review

Volume 19, Number 2, 1990

Table of contents (10 articles)

  • Introduction: Trends and Questions in New Historical Accounts of Policing
  • Articles / Articles

    1. The History of Policing in the Maritime Provinces: Themes and Prospects
    2. Most Assuredly Perpetual Motion: Police and Policing in Quebec City, 1838-58
    3. Social Control, Martial Conformity, and Community Entanglement: The Varied Beat of the Hamilton Police, 1895-1920
    4. To Love, Honour and Obey: Wife-battering in Working-Class Montreal, 1869-79
  • Contributors
  • Comptes rendus / Book Reviews

    1. Gerber, David A. The Making of an American Pluralism: Buffalo, New York, 1825-60. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1989. Pp. xvii, 531. Map, 6 black and white plates, index / Emmons, David M. The Butte Irish: Class and Ethnicity in an American Mining Town, 1875-1925. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1989. Pp. xii, 443. 13 black and white plates, index / Miller, Randall M. and George E. Pozzetta, eds. Shades of the Sunbelt: Essays on Ethnicity, Race and the Urban South. Boca Raton: Florida Atlantic University Press, 1989. Pp. xvii, 229. Tables, maps, index / Ward, David. Poverty, Ethnicity, and the American City, 1840-1925: Changing Conceptions of the Slum and Ghetto. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989. Pp. xiv, 263. Illustrations, index. $39.50 (U.S.) (cloth), $13.95 (U.S.) (paper)
    2. McMahon, Michael. Metro's Housing Company: The First 35 Years. Toronto: Metropolitan Toronto Housing Company Limited, 1990. Pp. ix, 204. Black and White photographs. Cloth
    3. Reiss, Steven A. City Games: The Evolution of American Urban Society and the Rise of Sports. Urban and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1989. Pp. xii, 332. Tables, maps, illustrations, index
    4. Kemble, Roger. The Canadian City St John's to Victoria: A Critical Commentary. Montreal: Harvest House, 1989. Pp. xiii, 220. Illustrations, appendices. $19.95. Paper

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