Lucy Salyer

PROFESSOR
Phone: (603) 862-3021
Office: History, Horton Social Science Center Rm 410, Durham, NH 03824
Lucy Salyer

Education

  • Ph.D., Law and Legal Studies Related, University of California - Berkeley
  • M.A., Law and Legal Studies Related, University of California - Berkeley
  • B.A., History, University of California - San Diego

Research Interests

  • American legal history
  • Progressive era; race, ethnicity, and immigration

Courses Taught

  • COLA 653: Intro to British Culture
  • COLA 670: The London Project
  • HIST 406: History of Modern US
  • HIST 498: Expl/Before the Muslim Ban
  • HIST 509: Law in American Life
  • HIST 609/809: Spc Top/Int'l Law&Human Rights
  • HIST 615/815: Rise of Modern US
  • HIST 797: Collq/MigrantsRefugeesModAmer.
  • HIST 940: Read/Modern American History
  • HIST 990: Research Sem Modern Amer Hist
  • JUST 602: Research Internship
  • JUST 701: Sem/Migration & Global Justice

Selected Publications

Salyer, L. E. (2018). Under the Starry Flag How a Band of Irish Americans Joined the Fenian Revolt and Sparked a Crisis Over Citizenship. Belknap Press.

Salyer, L. E. (2017). The Fenian Spirit of John Warren. Clonakilty Historical & Archaelogical Journal, 2, 1-27.

Salyer, L. E. (2016). The California Supreme Court in an Age of Reform: 1910-1940. In H. N. Scheiber (Ed.), Constitutional Governance and Judicial Power: The History of the California Supreme Court (pp. 141-243). Berkeley, CA: Institute of Governmental Studies.

Salyer, L. E. (2004). Baptism by fire: Race, military service, and US citizenship policy, 1918-1935. JOURNAL OF AMERICAN HISTORY, 91(3), 847-876. doi:10.2307/3662858

Salyer, L. E. (2001). If they don't bring their women here: Chinese female immigration before exclusion.. AMERICAN HISTORICAL REVIEW, 106(5), 1813-1814. doi:10.2307/2692818

Salyer, L. E. (2000). Laws Harsh As Tigers Chinese Immigrants and the Shaping of Modern Immigration Law. Univ of North Carolina Press.

Salyer, L. E. (1996). The chief Justiceship of Melville W. Fuller, 1888-1910 - Ely,JW. JOURNAL OF SOUTHERN HISTORY, 62(4), 826-827. doi:10.2307/2211176

SALYER, L. E. (1994). MAKING AND REMAKING ASIAN AMERICA THROUGH IMMIGRATION POLICY, 1850-1990 - HING,BO. JOURNAL OF AMERICAN HISTORY, 81(3), 1310-1311. doi:10.2307/2081523

SALYER, L. E. (1991). AUTHORIZED BY NO LAW - THE SAN-FRANCISCO-COMMITTEE-OF-VIGILANCE-OF-1856 AND THE UNITED-STATES-CIRCUIT-COURT-FOR-THE-DISTRICT-COURT-OF-CALIFORNIA - GORDON,JD. JOURNAL OF THE WEST, 30(3), 99. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Most Cited Publications