Journal of Urban History

Journal of Urban History (JUH), peer-reviewed and published bi-monthly, provides scholars and professionals with the latest research, analyses, and discussion on the history of cities and urban societies throughout the world. JUH presents original research by distinguished authors from the variety of fields concerned with urban history. Each insightful issue offers the latest scholarship on such topics as public housing, migration, urban growth, and more.

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Latest articles

Volume 42 (5)

Introduction: Sex and the Colonial City
Semley, L., vol. 42 (5): 831-840
"Refugee from St. Domingue Living in This City": The Geography of Social Networks in Testaments of Refugee Free Women of Color in New Orleans
Neidenbach, E. C., vol. 42 (5): 841-862
Rape, Race, and Respectability in a South African Port City: East London, 1870-1927
Thornberry, E., vol. 42 (5): 863-880
"My Most Beautiful Ornament Is My House": National Womanhood and Urban Modernity in Late Colonial and Postcolonial Senegal, 1956-1968
Fretwell, E. A., vol. 42 (5): 881-899
Trouble on the Docks: Strikes, Scabs, and the Colonial Question in Marseilles Port Neighborhoods
Nasiali, M., vol. 42 (5): 900-918
Opposing Forces: The "Open Housing" Debate among Citizens, the Daily Press, and the Mayor in Milwaukee, 1967-1968
Janecky, P. R., vol. 42 (5): 919-937
About the Ideal Layout of the City Street in the Twelfth to Sixteenth Centuries: The Myth of the Renaissance in Town Building
Boerefijn, W., vol. 42 (5): 938-952
Diversity. Conflict. Empowerment? The Politics of Black Chicago from Abolition to Harold Washington
Mitrani, S., vol. 42 (5): 953-959
The Road (Becoming) Less Traveled: The History of Highways in America
Renne, J. L., vol. 42 (5): 960-964
Is There Real Potential of Sustainable City Life?
Pagan, K. W., vol. 42 (5): 965-971
Tokyo and Beyond: Space and Place in Urban Japan
Hanes, J. E., vol. 42 (5): 972-983

Volume 42 (4)

Living Stones: The House as Actor in Early Modern Europe
Jütte, D., vol. 42 (4): 659-687
The Evolution of an Urban Vision: The Multilevel Pedestrian Networks in Hong Kong, 1965-1997
Tan, Z., Xue, C. Q. L., vol. 42 (4): 688-708
Managing School Integration and White Flight: The Debate over Chicagos Future in the 1960s
Steffes, T. L., vol. 42 (4): 709-732
The International Garden City Campaign: Transnational Negotiations on Town Planning Methods 1913-1926
Geertse, M., vol. 42 (4): 733-752
Navigating by Nose: Fresh Air, Stench Nuisance, and the Urban Environment, 1840-1880
Kiechle, M., vol. 42 (4): 753-771
Queers and the City
Capo, J., vol. 42 (4): 772-781
The Transformation of Jewish Culture in European and American Cities
Shapira, E., vol. 42 (4): 782-787
Dispatches from the Garden State: Urban Studies Approaches to the History of New Jersey
Merin, M., vol. 42 (4): 788-793
Recent Trends in Medieval Urban History
Rollo-Koster, J., vol. 42 (4): 794-799