Additional Campus Affiliations
Professor Emeritus, History
Barrett, J. R. (2018). Gatekeepers and "Americanizers": Irish Americans and the Creation of a Multicultural Labor Movement in the United States, 1880s-1920s. In G. Patmore, & S. Stromquist (Eds.), Frontiers of Labor: Comparative Histories of the United States and Australia (The Working Class in American History). University of Illinois Press.
Barrett, J. R. (2018). What Went Wrong? The Communist Party, the US, and the Comintern. American Communist History, 17(2), 176-184. https://doi.org/10.1080/14743892.2018.1463743
Barrett, J. R. (2017). Affordable Higher Education. In F. E. Hoxie (Ed.), The University of Illinois: Engine of Innovation (pp. 87-91). University of Illinois Press.
Barrett, J. R. (2017). History from the Bottom Up and the Inside Out: Ethnicity, Race, and Identity in Working-Class History. Duke University Press. https://doi.org/10.1215/9780822372851
Barrett, J. R. (2017). Review: T. B. Neary's Crossing Parish Boundaries: Race, Sports, and Catholic Youth in Chicago, 1914–1954. Journal of American History, 104(3), 800-801. https://doi.org/10.1093/jahist/jax387