Barbara Ramusack

Barbara Nelle Ramusack (born November 5, 1937) is a historian and Charles Phelps Taft Professor of History Emerita at the University of Cincinnati.[1] Her focus was on Indian and Chinese History. She obtained her Ph.D in 1969 from the University of Michigan.[2][3][4]

Barbara Ramusack
Barbara Nelle Ramusack

(1937-11-05) November 5, 1937 (age 82)
Academic background
Alma materUniversity of Michigan
Academic work
InstitutionsUniversity of Cincinnati
Main interestsIndian and Chinese History

Selected bibliographyEdit


  • Ramusack, Barbara N.; Sievers, Sharon (1999). Women in Asia: restoring women to history. Restoring women to history. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press. ISBN 9780253212672.
  • Ramusack, Barbara N. (2004). The Indian princes and their states. The New Cambridge History of India. Cambridge New York: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 9780521039895.
  • Ramusack, Barbara N. History Of contraception In India. India: Penguin. ISBN 9780670081868.

Chapters in booksEdit

Journal articlesEdit

  • Ramusack, Barbara N. (Fall 1989). "Embattled advocates: The debate over birth control in India, 1920-1940". Journal of Women's History. 1 (2): 34–64. doi:10.1353/jowh.2010.0005.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
  • Ramusack, Barbara N. (1990). "Cultural missionaries, maternal imperialists, feminist allies: British women activists in India, 1865–1945". Women's Studies International Forum. 13 (4): 309–321. doi:10.1016/0277-5395(90)90028-V.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
  • Ramusack, Barbara N. (1969). "Incident at Nabha: Interaction between the Indian States and British Indian Politics, The Journal of Asian Studies, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 563–577.[5]


  1. ^ Marquis Who's Who (1994). Who's Who in the Midwest, 1994-1995. Marquis Who's Who, LLC. ISBN 9780837907246. Retrieved 8 October 2014.
  2. ^ "Faculty page at University of Cincinnati". University of Cincinnati. Retrieved 11 April 2015.
  3. ^ BHAGAT, ASHRAFI S (21 October 2008). "Portraiture of Indian royal courts". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 6 February 2010. Retrieved 28 January 2010.
  4. ^ Ahmed, Razi U.; Yaqoob K. Bangash (8 January 2008). "The fog of a legacy". Dawn. Retrieved 28 January 2010.
  5. ^ Ramusack, Barbara N. (1969-05-01). "Incident at Nabha: Interaction between Indian States and British Indian Politics". The Journal of Asian Studies. 28 (3): 563–577. doi:10.2307/2943179. JSTOR 2943179.