Sarah Jane Deutsch
Professor of History
My work engages issues of difference, particularly racial, gender, class, and spatial formations. My current book project is “Making a Modern U.S. West, 1898-1942.” I have written three other books, Women and the City: Gender, Space and Power in Boston, 1870-1940 (2000); From Ballots to Breadlines: American Women, 1920-1940 (1994); and No Separate Refuge: Culture, Class, and Gender on an Anglo-Hispanic Frontier in the American Southwest, 1880-1940 (1987).
Deutsch, S. Major Problems in the History of American Families and Children. Edited by Anya Jabour, Houghton Mifflin, 2004.
Deutsch, S. Women and the City: Gender, Space, and Power in Boston, 1870-1940. Oxford University Press, 2000.
Deutsch, S. No Small Courage: A History of Women in the United States. Edited by Nancy F. Cott, Oxford University Press, 2000.
Deutsch, S. “"Learning from Ludlow".” Making an American Workforce: The Colorado Fuel & Iron Company’s Construction of a Workforce During the Rockefeller Years, University of Colorado Press, 2013.
Deutsch, S. “Labor, Land, and Protest since Statehood.” Telling New Mexico: A New History, edited by Marta Weigle, Museum of New Mexico Press, 2009, pp. 269–84.
Deutsch, S. “excerpt from No Separate Refuge.” Major Problems in the History of American Families and Children, edited by Anya Jabour, Houghton Mifflin, 2004.
Deutsch, S. “"Being American in Boley, Oklahoma".” Beyond Black and White: Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in the United States South and Southwest, edited by Stephanie Cole and Alison M. Parker, vol. 35, 2004, pp. 97–122.
Deutsch, S. “The Politics of Race and Sex in Boston’s NAACP, 1920-1940.” Boston’s Histories: Essays in Honor of Thomas H. O’Connor, edited by James O. Toole and David Quigley, Northeastern University Press, 2004, pp. 191–213.
Deutsch, S. “Connections.” Chicana Leadership: The Frontiers Reader, 2002.
Deutsch, S. “excerpts.” Women’s America, 2002.
Deutsch, S. “From Ballots to Breadlines.” No Small Courage: A History of Women in the United States, edited by Nancy F. Cott, Oxford University Press, 2000.
Deutsch, S. “"Contemporary Peoples/Contested Places".” The Oxford History of the American West, Oxford University Press, 1994, pp. 638–69.
Deutsch, S. “Class and Gender Politics in Progressive-Era Seattle. By John C. Putman. (Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2008. xiv, 296 pp. $39.95, ISBN 978-0-87417-736-7.).” Journal of American History, vol. 95, no. 3, Oxford University Press (OUP), Dec. 2008, pp. 893–94. Crossref, doi:10.2307/27694487. Full Text
Deutsch, Sarah. “Review of Labor Rights Are Civil Rights: Mexican American Workers in Twentieth-Century America by Zaragosa Vargas.” The American Historical Review, vol. 112, Feb. 2007, pp. 213–14.
Deutsch, Sarah, and Andrés Reséndez. “Changing National Identities at the Frontier: Texas and New Mexico, 1800-1850.” The Journal of Southern History, vol. 72, no. 2, JSTOR, May 2006, pp. 458–458. Crossref, doi:10.2307/27649090. Full Text
Deutsch, Sarah, and Elliott Young. “Catarino Garza's Revolution on the Texas-Mexico Border.” The Journal of Southern History, vol. 71, no. 4, JSTOR, Nov. 2005, pp. 917–917. Crossref, doi:10.2307/27648948. Full Text
Deutsch, Sarah. “Review of A World of Its Own: Race, Labor, and Citrus in the Making of Greater Los Angeles, 1900-1970 by Matt Garcia.” Social History, vol. 28, May 2003, pp. 267–69.
Deutsch, Sarah, et al. “Mexican Coal Mining Labor in Texas and Coahuila, 1880-1930.” The Journal of Southern History, vol. 68, no. 1, JSTOR, Feb. 2002, pp. 203–203. Crossref, doi:10.2307/3069735. Full Text
Deutsch, Sarah. “Review of Homicide, Race, and Justice in the American West, 1880-1920 by Clare V. McKanna.” Journal of American Ethnic History, vol. 18, Jan. 1999, pp. 146–47.
Deutsch, Sarah, and Priscilla Murolo. “The Common Ground of Womanhood: Class, Gender, and Working Girls' Clubs, 1884-1928.” The Journal of American History, vol. 85, no. 2, Oxford University Press (OUP), Sept. 1998, pp. 696–696. Crossref, doi:10.2307/2567834. Full Text
Deutsch, S. J. “Women, Difference, and the Public Terrain: Commentary on special issue, 'Gender and the City'.” Historical Geography, vol. 26, 1998.