Janet Farrell Brodie
Professor of History
Blaisdell House, #2
143 East Tenth Street
Spring 2014 Office Hours
Tuesdays, 11:00 am - 12:00 noon;
Wednesdays, 10:00 am - 11:00 am;
or by appointment.
Ph.D., History, University of Chicago
M.A., History, University of Chicago
B.A., History, University of California, Berkeley
- Cold War secrecy
- War and American cultural history
- Women, gender, and Cold War history
- Cold War history
- War and American social/cultural history
- Material culture in the U.S.
- Gender and women's history
Radiation networks and knowledge production in the U.S., 1945-1959
"Learning Secrecy in the Early Cold War: The RAND Corporation," Diplomatic History 35:4 (September 2011).
High Anxieties; Studies in Addiction and Culture, edited with Marc Redfield (University of California Press, 2003).
Contraception and Abortion in Nineteenth-Century America (Cornell University Press, 1994; paperback, 1996).