Magda Fahrni

Magda Fahrni

Regular member

Affiliation

Associate Professor, Department of History (Université du Québec à Montréal)

Research interests

Quebec and Canadian history (20th century); women’s history; history of the family; welfare state history; accidents and diseases in urban context; family policy; Montreal history

 

Contact information


400, Sainte-Catherine St. East
Office A-6205
Montreal (Quebec), Canada H2L 2C5
Phone: (514) 987-3000, ext. 8300

fahrni.magda [at] uqam.ca (> Email)

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Ongoing project


  • "Modernité et savoir à Montréal, 1815-1985" (co-researcher, 2017-2021)

 

Selected publications


Magda Fahrni. "La Première Guerre mondiale et l’intervention étatique au Québec : le cas des accidents du travail", in C.-P. Courtois and L. Veyssière (dir.), Le Québec dans la Grande Guerre. Engagements, refus, héritages, Québec, Septentrion, 2015, p. 131-141.

Magda Fahrni and Esyllt W. Jones (dir.). Epidemic Encounters: Influenza, Society, and Culture in Canada, 1918-1920, Vancouver, University of British Columbia Press, 2012.

Madga Fahrni. "La Deuxième Guerre mondiale : territoires d’armement et de l’effort de guerre", in Dany Fougères (dir.), Histoire de Montréal et de sa région, tome 2 « De 1930 à nos jours », Québec, Presses de l’Université Laval, 2012, p. 835-966.

Gail Cuthbert Brandt, Naomi Black, Paula Bourne and Magda Fahrni. Canadian Women: A History, 3e édition, Toronto, Nelson Education, 2011.

Madga Fahrni and Robert Rutherdale (dir.). Creating Postwar Canada: Community, Diversity, and Dissent, 1945-1975, Vancouver, University of British Columbia Press, 2008.

Magda Fahrni. Household Politics: Montreal Families and Postwar Reconstruction, Toronto, Toronto University Press, 2005.

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