Urban History Review

Volume 32, Number 1, Fall 2003 Perspectives internationales sur l’histoire urbaine : un aperçu des tendances récentes International Perspectives on Urban History: A Review of Recent Trends Guest-edited by Michèle Dagenais

Table of contents (13 articles)


  1. Introduction : redonner à la ville son autonomie comme objet de recherche
  2. L’histoire urbaine en France. Nouvel objet, nouvelles approches
  3. L’urbain : un entre-deux historiographique. Les villes italiennes à l’époque contemporaine. Parcours de lectures à travers les thèmes de l’historiographie récente
  4. North American Urban History: The Everyday Politics and Spatial Logics of Metropolitan Life
  5. L’histoire urbaine au Canada : l’espace, les citadins et les gouvernants
  6. Taking Stock: Perspectives on British Urban History
  • Contributors / Collaborateurs
  • Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

    1. Clark, Peter and Raymond Gillespie, eds. Two Capitals: London and Dublin, 1500–1840. Proceedings of the British Academy, volume 107. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2001. Pp. xiii, 311. Black and white illustrations, maps, tables, index. $140.00
    2. De Barros, Juanita. Order and Place: In a Colonial City. Patterns of Struggle and Resistance in Georgetown, British Guiana, 1889–1924. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2003. Pp. xii, 252, Illustrations, bibliography, index / Myers, Garth Andrew. Verandahs of Power: Colonialism and Space in Urban Africa. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2003. Pp. xii, 199. Illustrations, bibliography, index
    3. Rodger, Richard. The Transformation of Edinburgh: Land, Property and Trust in the Nineteenth Century. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. Pp. xix, 540. Illustrations, maps, tables, bibliography, index. US$80.00
    4. Brumfield, William Craft; Boris V. Anan'ich; Yuri A. Petrov, eds. Commerce in Russian Urban Culture, 1861–1914. Washington DC: Woodrow Wilson Center Press / Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001. Pp. xiii, 239. Illustrations, index. US$49.50 (hardcover)
    5. Sheard, Sally; and Power, Helen, eds. Body and City: Histories of Urban Public Health. Historical Urban Studies. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2000. Pp. xvii, 221, tables, figures, index. US$84.95
    6. Mayne, Alan, and Tim Murray, eds. The Archaeology of Urban Landscapes: Explorations in Slumland. New Directions in Archaeology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Pp. xi, 192. Illustrations, bibliography, index. US$25.00 (paperback)

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