Journal of the West


ABC-CLIO

Upcoming Issue Schedule

Date Theme Guest Editor
Summer 2009
(48:3)
Writing American Indian History Donald Fixico
Fall 2009
(48:4)
Best of the Decade Steven L. Danver
Winter 2010
(49:1)
American Indians in the Borderlands Andrae Marak and Laura Tunnerman

Current Issue

Vol. 48, No. 2 Spring 2009
"Los Angeles and the Urban West"
Editor: Kenneth Marcus

Past Issues

Vol. 48, No. 1, Winter 2009
"Modern Film and the West"
Editor: Ron Briley

Vol. 47, No. 4, Fall 2008
"Sports in the American West"
Editor: Jorge Iber

Vol. 47, No. 3, Summer 2008
"Borderlands of the Southwest"
Editor: Robert B. Pickering

Vol. 47, No. 2, Spring 2008
"Alaska: The 'Last Frontier' of the West"

Vol. 47, No. 1, Winter 2008
"Archives on the American West"
Editor: Peter Blodgett

Vol. 46, No. 4, Fall 2007
"American Indian Issues in the West"
Editor: Steven L. Danver

Vol. 46, No. 3, Summer 2007
"Medicine in the Frontier West"
Editor: Volney Steele

Vol. 46, No. 2, Spring 2007
"Teaching About The West"
Editor: Richard Slatta

Vol. 46, No. 1, Winter 2007
"Museums on the American West"
Editor: Robert Chandler

Vol. 45, No. 4, Fall 2006
"Hispanics in the West"
Editor: Jorge Iber

Vol. 45, No. 3, Summer 2006
"Place in the West"
Editor: Steven L. Danver

Vol. 45, No. 2, Spring 2006
"Bison in the West"
Editor: Robert Pickering

Vol. 45, No. 1, Winter 2006
"Population in the West"
Editor: Charles Mutschler

Vol. 44, No. 4, Fall 2005
"Conservation in the West"
Editor: Derek Larson and Douglas Dodd

Vol. 44, No. 3, Summer 2005
"Water in the Urban West"
Editor: Jared Orsi

Vol. 44, No. 2, Spring 2005
"African Americans in the West"
Editor: Albert Broussard

Vol. 44, No. 1, Winter 2005
"Energy in the West"
Editor: Christopher Castaneda

Vol. 43, No. 4, Fall 2004
"Immigration in the West"
Editor: Laura E. Ruberto

Vol. 43, No. 3, Summer 2004
"Louisiana Purchase and the West"
Editor: Mark F. Fernandez and Jon Kukla

Vol. 43, No. 2, Spring 2004
"Business Enterprise in the American and Canadian Wests"
Editor: Henry C. Klassen

Vol. 43, No. 1, Winter 2004
"Mining in the West"
Editor: Jeremy Mouat

Vol. 42, No. 4, Fall 2003
"Boosterism in the West"
Editor: Lee M. A. Simpson

Vol. 42, No. 3, Summer 2003
"Women and Politics in the American West"
Editor: Mike Mackey

Vol. 42, No. 2, Spring 2003
"Transportation in the West"
Editor: Richard H. Jackson

Vol. 42, No. 1, Winter 2003
"Cowboys and Cattle Frontiers Around the World"
Editor: Richard W. Slatta

Vol. 41, No. 4, Fall 2002
"Depression Politics in the West"
Editor: R. Alton Lee

Vol. 41, No. 3, Summer 2002
"Military in the West"
Editor: Bruce J. Dinges

Vol. 41, No. 2, Spring 2002
"Urbanization in the West"
Editor: Robert P. Larkin

Vol. 41, No. 1, Winter 2002
"Genetics-The Economic Impact on the West"
Editor: Robin Higham and George Ham

Vol. 40, No. 4, Fall 2001
"Images of the West"
Editor: Robert L. McGrath and Erika Doss

Vol. 40, No. 3, Summer 2001
"Weather in the West"
Editor: Kenneth F. Dewey

Vol. 40, No. 2, Spring 2001
"Mexican Connection in the Southwest Borderlands"
Editor: Scott Cook

Vol. 40, No. 1, Winter 2001
"British Immigrants to the North American West"
Editor: Larry A. McFarlane

Vol. 39, No. 4, Fall 2000
"Western Legal History Undercover"
Editor: Gordon Morris Bakken

Vol. 39, No. 3, Summer 2000
"History, Law, and Indian Claims"
Editor: Kent McNeil and Jill E. Martin

Vol. 39, No. 2, Spring 2000
"Railroads and the American West"
Editor: W. Thomas White

Vol. 39, No. 1, January 2000
"Topics in Native American History"
Editor: Donald Fixico?

Vol. 38, No. 4, October 1999
"The West and Its Forests"
Editor: Robert Bunting

Vol. 38, No. 3, July 1999
"Finding Identities in the Canadian West"
Editor: Patricia E. Roy

Vol. 38, No. 2, April 1999
"Japanese Relocation in the American West"
Editor: Mike Mackey

Vol. 38, No. 1, January 1999
"Property Laws, Lands, and National Parks"
Editor: Robin Higham

Vol. 37, No. 4, October 1998
"Vine Deloria, Jr."
Editor: -

Vol. 37, No. 3, July 1998
"The Changing Faces of the West"
Editor: Richard Francaviglia

Vol. 37, No. 2, April 1998
"Myths and the American West"
Editor: Richard W. Etulain

Vol. 37, No. 1, January 1998
"Women of the West"
Editor: Robin Higham

Vol. 36, No. 4, October 1997
"Small Towns in the West"
Editor: Charles Mutschler

Vol. 36, No. 3, July 1997
"The Aerospace Industry in the West"
Editor: Roger D. Launius

Vol. 36, No. 2, April 1997
"No theme"
Editor: -

Vol. 36, No. 1, January 1997
"Health-Related Issues in the American West"
Editor: Thomas L. Pearcy

Vol. 35, No. 4, October 1996
"Mining in the 20th-Century West"
Editor: Duane A. Smith

Vol. 35, No. 3, July 1996
"Managing Natural Resources in the West"
Editor: Paul H. Carlson

Vol. 35, No. 2, April 1996
"Labor in the West"
Editor: R. Alton Lee

Vol. 35, No. 1, January 1996
"Discrimination in the West"
Editor: Ronald W. Yoshino

Vol. 34, No. 4, October 1995
"Frontiers-A Global View"
Editor: C.L. Higham and Robin Higham

Vol. 34, No. 3, July 1995
"The 20th-Century Urban West"
Editor: Roger W. Lotchin

Vol. 34, No. 2, April 1995
"Presidents and the West, II"
Editor: Ted Hinckley

Vol. 34, No. 1, January 1995
"Harold J. Weiss, Jr."
Editor: -

Vol. 33, No. 4, October 1994
"The Maritime West"
Editor: Ted Hinckley

Vol. 33, No. 3, July 1994
"Geography and the Settlement of the West"
Editor: Richard H. Jackson

Vol. 33, No. 2, April 1994
"The West, Then and Now"
Editor: Peter E. Palmquist

Vol. 33, No. 1, January 1994
"The Victorian Era in the American West"
Editor: Loren N. Horton

Vol. 32, No. 4, October 1993
"Armed Forces in the Canadian West"
Editor: Ken S. Coates and William R. Morrison

Vol. 32, No. 3, July 1993
"Gender in the West"
Editor: Susan Koester

Vol. 32, No. 2, April 1993
"The Military in the West"
Editor: Darlis A. Miller

Vol. 32, No. 1, January 1993
"No theme"
Editor: -

Vol. 31, No. 4, October 1992
"Agricultural History in the West"
Editor: Michael W. Schuyler

Vol. 31, No. 3, July 1992
"Presidents and the West"
Editor: Ted Hinckley

Vol. 31, No. 2, April 1992
"The Irish in the West"
Editor: Timothy J. Sarbaugh and James P. Walsh

Vol. 31, No. 1, January 1992
"Railroads in the American West"
Editor: Al Richmond

Vol. 30, No. 4, October 1991
"No theme"
Editor: -

Vol. 30, No. 3, July 1991
"The Public Library in the American West"
Editor: Antonia Q. Pigno and Leslie A. Manning

Vol. 30, No. 2, April 1991
"Agricultural Technology in the Twentieth Century"
Editor: R. Douglas Hurt

Vol. 30, No. 1, January 1991
"Aviation in the West"
Editor: Robin Higham

Vol. 29, No. 4, October 1990
"Utilization of Arid Lands in the West"
Editor: Paul H. Carlson

Vol. 29, No. 3, July 1990
"Law in the West II"
Editor: Roderick E. Walston

Vol. 29, No. 2, April 1990
"The West and the Western"
Editor: David Daly and Joel Persky

Vol. 29, No. 1, January 1990
"No theme"
Editor: -

Vol. 28, No. 4, October 1989
"Oil in the West II"
Editor: Duane A. Smith

Vol. 28, No. 3, July 1989
"Music in the West II"
Editor: Paul Shull

Vol. 28, No. 2, April 1989
"The Mexican Road: Trade, Travel, and Confrontation on the Santa Fe Trail"
Editor: Mark L. Gardner

Vol. 28, No. 1, January 1989
"Photography in the West II"
Editor: Peter E. Palmquist

Vol. 27, No. 4, October 1988
"Economic Development and the State in Twentieth-Century Mexico"
Editor: David G. LaFrance

Vol. 27, No. 3, July 1988
"Spanish and Mexican Land Grants and the Law"
Editor: Malcolm Ebright

Vol. 27, No. 2, April 1988
"Western Speakers: Voices of the American Dream"
Editor: Susan Koester

Vol. 27, No. 1, January 1988
"Veterinary Medicine in the West"
Editor: Ole H.V. Stalheim

Vol. 26, No. 4, October 1987
"Fur Trade in the West"
Editor: John Philip Langellier

Vol. 26, No. 3, July 1987
"Enviornment in the West"
Editor: Duane A. Smith

Vol. 26, No. 2, April 1987
"Photography in the West"
Editor: Peter E. Palmquist

Vol. 26, No. 1, January 1987
"Sport, Leisure, and Identity in the West"
Editor: Donald J. Mrozek

Vol. 25, No. 4, October 1986
"Civil Rights and the West: Pre-Civil War Issues, 1865 to the Present"
Editor: James Smallwood and J. Herschel Barnhill

Vol. 25, No. 3, July 1986
"The Pacific Northwest in World War II"
Editor: Carlos A. Schwantes

Vol. 25, No. 2, April 1986
"Labor in the West"
Editor: Hugh T. Lovin

Vol. 25, No. 1, January 1986
"Business Entrepreneurs in the West"
Editor: Ted Hinckley

Vol. 24, No. 4, October 1985
"The Great Depression in the West"
Editor: Richard Lowitt

Vol. 24, No. 3, July 1985
"Western Coal Mining as a Way of Life: An Oral History of the Colorado Coal Miners to 1914"
Editor: Eric Margolis

Vol. 24, No. 2, April 1985
"Félix D. Almeráz, Jr."
Editor: -

Vol. 24, No. 1, January 1985
"Law in the West"
Editor: David J. Langum

Vol. 23, No. 4, October 1984
"Western Canada"
Editor: Ian MacPherson

Vol. 23, No. 3, July 1984
"Indian Leadership"
Editor: Walter Williams

Vol. 23, No. 2, April 1984
"Banking in the West"
Editor: Larry Schweikart

Vol. 23, No. 1, January 1984
"Religion in the West"
Editor: Ferenc M. Szasz

Vol. 22, No. 4, October 1983
"Western Films: A Brief History"
Editor: Richard W. Etulain

Vol. 22, No. 3, July 1983
"Music in the West"
Editor: Paul Shull

Vol. 22, No. 2, April 1983
"J.B. Smallwood, Jr."
Editor: -

Vol. 22, No. 1, January 1983
"Sports in the West"
Editor: Donald J. Mrozek

Vol. 21, No. 4, October 1982
"Natural Resources in Colorado and Wyoming"
Editor: Duane A. Smith

Vol. 21, No. 3, July 1982
"Medicine in the West"
Editor: James O. Breeden

Vol. 21, No. 2, April 1982
"Women in the West"
Editor: Glenda Riley

Vol. 21, No. 1, January 1982
"Agricultural Technology before the Twentieth Century"
Editor: R. Douglas Hurt

Vol. 20, No. 4, October 1981
"Armies in California"
Editor: John Philip Langellier

Vol. 20, No. 3, July 1981
"West Coast Ports"
Editor: Benjamin F. Gilbert and K. Jack Bauer

Vol. 20, No. 2, April 1981
"Mining in the West"
Editor: Alan Probert

Vol. 20, No. 1, January 1981
"Territorial Government"
Editor: Ted Hinckley

Vol. 19, No. 4, October 1980

Vol. 19, No. 3, July 1980

Vol. 19, No. 2, April 1980

Vol. 19, No. 1, January 1980
"The American Literary West"
Editor: Richard W. Etulain

Vol. 18, No. 4, October 1979
"Agriculture in the West"
Editor: Edward L. Schapsmeier and Frederick H. Schapsmeier

Vol. 18, No. 3, July 1979
"Urbanization in the West"
Editor: Gerald D. Nash

Vol. 18, No. 2, April 1979
"No theme"
Editor: -

Vol. 18, No. 1, January 1979
"Latin America and the Spanish Borderlands"
Editor: James C. Carey

Vol. 17, No. 4, October 1978
"Railroads in the West"
Editor: Don L. Hofsommer

Vol. 17, No. 3, July 1978
"Sports and Recreation in the West"
Editor: Donald J. Mrozek

Vol. 17, No. 2, April 1978
"Culture in the West"
Editor: -

Vol. 17, No. 1, January 1978

Vol. 16, No. 4, October 1977

Vol. 16, No. 3, July 1977
"No theme"
Editor: -

Vol. 16, No. 2, April 1977
"The Western Territories in the Civil War"
Editor: LeRoy H. Fischer

Vol. 16, No. 1, January 1977
"Great Plains Studies II"
Editor: Homer E. Socolofsky