Joshua Specht

Joshua Specht

Visiting Assistant Professor

Email
jspecht@nd.edu
Education
Ph.D., History, Harvard University
Time Period(s)
Modern
Theme(s)
Economic & History of Capitalism, Environmental, Political
Geography(s)
United States

Joshua Specht is an environmental and business historian of the nineteenth-century United States. His first book, Red Meat Republic: A Hoof-to-Table History of How Beef Changed America (Princeton University Press, 2019) explores how American rich and poor came to expect high-quality fresh beef with almost every meal.

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