College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Barbara Cutter

  • History

    Faculty - Associate Professor of History


    Ph.D., Rutgers University, 1999

    Research Interests

    Professor Cutter’s research specialties are U.S. Gender, Cultural, and Environmental History. She is the author of Domestic Devils, Battlefield Angels: the Radicalism of American Womanhood, 1830-1865 (2003). Her current book project is titled: “Away from the barbarisms of civilization:’ Northwoods Vacations and the Culture of Outdoor Recreation in America, 1850s-1920s.

    Teaching Interests

    Dr. Cutter's teaching interests include: Women’s and Gender History, Environmental History, Animals in History, Historiography, and Feminist Theory.