Publications:

Articles:
"On Their Own Terms:  Peasant Households' Response to Capitalist Development" in History of Political Thought 21:3 (Autumn 2000), pp. 391-403.

"Protoindustrialization and Agriculture in the Eastern Netherlands" in Social Science History 20:2 (Summer 1996), pp. 235-258.

"By-Employment and Agriculture in the Eighteenth-Century Rural Netherlands:  the Florijn/Slotboom Household" in Journal of Social History 29 (Spring 1996), pp. 591-612.

"The Role of Eastern Gelderland in Dutch Economic Development, 1650-1850" in Recent Doctoral Research in Economic History, Proceedings Eleventh International Economic History Congress, Milan, 1994, pp. 93-100.

"Agriculture, Technology, and Industrialization:  The Rural Textile Sector in the Netherlands, 1830-1860" in Rural History: Economy, Society, Culture, 5 (1) 1994, pp. 41-61.

"Guild or Union?  A Case Study of Rural Dutch Weavers, 1682-1750" in International Review of Social History 39, 1994, pp. 57-75.

"The Debate over Proto-industrialization:  Can it Explain the Economic Development of the Eastern Netherlands?", published in Working Papers No. 1:  Proto-industrialization in Three Countries (Summer 1992) by the Atlanta Seminar in the Comparative History of Labor Industry, Technology, and Society, pp. 42-68.


Conference papers and presentations:
"Teaching the Social History of the Western Front", presented at the Western Front Association Great Lakes Chapter Seminar, October 21, 2006.

Commentator at a session entitled "Something Terrible Yet Splendid": Women, Sexuality, and the First World War" held at the North American Conference on British Studies, November 2-4, 2001.

"WWI:  Snap-shots in Images and Words", presented at the History Department Colloquia Series, October 24, 2001.

"Origins and Development of the ┬┐Social History and the City" Program" presented at the Ohio Academy of History, April 25, 1998.

"Controlling Water Control:  Local Water Management in the Early Modern Netherlands", presented at the Cleveland Renaissance/Early Modern Seminar, April 10, 1998.

Chair and Commentator at a session entitled "Reconsidering Guilds and Economic Growth in Early Modern Europe" held at the European Social Science History conference, Amsterdam, March 5-7, 1998.

"Families, Flexibility, and Economic Change:  the Achterhoek in the Netherlands."  Paper presented at the American Historical Association meetings, January 5, 1996.

"Water, Water Everywhere:  the Politics of Water in the Netherlands", presented at the History Department Colloquia Series, May 17, 1995.

"From Wood to Grain:  By-Employment and Agriculture in the Eighteenth Century Rural Netherlands".  Paper presented at the Social Science History Association meetings, Atlanta, October 16, 1994.

Dissertation summary presented at the D-Session of the Eleventh Congress of the International Economic History Association, in Milan, Italy, September 15, 1994.

"Guild or Union?  A Case Study of Rural Dutch Weavers, 1682-1750."  Paper presented at the American Historical Association meetings, December 28, 1992.

"Rural Weavers vs. Merchants in the 17th Century Netherlands".  Paper presented to Women Historians of Greater Cleveland, May 8, 1992.

"The Debate over Proto-Industrialization:  Can it Explain the Economic Development of the Eastern Netherlands?"  Paper presented at the Atlanta Seminar in the Comparative History of Labor, Industry, Technology, and Society, held at the Georgia Institute of Technology, May 2, 1992.

"The Struggle to Survive:  Rural Weavers vs. Merchants in the Eastern Netherlands."  Paper presented at the interdisciplinary symposium 17th Century Dutch art and Life at Hofstra University, May 7, 1991.

"The Emergence of an Independent Farmer in the Netherlands:  an Analysis of the Customer Book of Three Generations of Peasant/Carpenters, 1750-1810."  Paper presented at the American Historical Association meetings, December 1990.

"Agriculture, Technology and the State:  The Textile Sector in the Netherlands, 1830-1860."  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for the History of Technology, October 21, 1990.

"The Relationship Between Agriculture and Proto┬┐Industry:  the Case of the Achterhoek in the Netherlands, 1650-1850."  Paper presented at the New York State Association of European Historians meeting, October 17, 1987.

"The Development of Agriculture and Textiles in the Eastern Achterhoek, 1650-1850."  Presentation made at the annual meeting of the Vereniging van Vrouwen met Academische Opleiding, Utrecht, the Netherlands, 1984.