College of Arts and Sciences

Department of History

Photo: Steven HochSteven Hoch

Professor of History
WSU Tri-Cities – 509-372-7145


Ph.D., Princeton University, 1983

Academic & Professional Interests

Hoch's research focuses on modern Russian history, European agrarian history, and historical demography.


Hoch's publications include the prize-winning Serfdom and Social Control in Russia: Petrovskoe, a Village in Tambov, a translation from French into Russian of Louis Henri's Metodika analiza v istoricheskoi demografii, and numerous articles and essays on Russian social and economic history.













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