College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Barbara Cutter

  • History

    Faculty - Associate Professor of History




    Degrees

    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.