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Mary P. Ryan

Mary P. Ryan is an American historian, and John Martin Vincent Professor of History at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. She is also Margaret Byrne Professor Emeritus of History, University of California, Berkeley.[1]


  • Life 1
  • Awards 2
  • Works 3
    • Editor 3.1
  • References 4
  • External links 5


She graduated from the University of Wisconsin–Madison, and from University of California, Santa Barbara with a PhD. She taught at Pitzer College, Binghamton University, University of California, Irvine.[2]



  • , February 8, 2001The New York Review of Books"The Election Mess",
  • Womanhood in America. New York: New Viewpoints. 1975.  
  • Cradle of the Middle Class: The Families of Oneida County New York 1790-1865. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1981.  
  • Women in Public: Between Banners and Ballots, 1825-1880. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 1990.  
  • Civic Wars: Democracy and Public Life in American Cities During the 19th Century. Berkeley: University of California Press. 1997.  
  • "A Laudable Pride in the Whole of Us": City Halls as Civic Materialism" American Historical Review, October 2000.
  • Mysteries of sex: tracing women and men through American history. UNC Press. 2006.  


  • Judith Lowder Newton, Mary P. Ryan, Judith R. Walkowitz, ed. (1983). Sex and class in women's history. Routledge.  
  • Mary P. Ryan, ed. (1985). Empire of the mother: American writing about domesticity, 1830-1860. Routledge.  


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External links

  • History News Network (University of North Carolina Press, 2006)", Mysteries of Sex: Tracing Women & Men through American History"Erika Kuhlman: Review of Mary P. Ryan's

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