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Student activists and international cooperation in a changing world, 1919–60

Internationalists in European History : Rethinking the Twentieth Century

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...Mentions of student activism inevitably conjure up images of 1968 – a year in which protests on university campuses across the world were often framed in internationalist terms. For studies that emphasize the internationalism of student...

Global Histories of Migration(s)

Global History, Globally : Research and Practice around the World

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...[T]he world we live in is one in which human motion is more often definitive of social life than it is exceptional.—Arjun Appadurai...

Afterword

Internationalists in European History : Rethinking the Twentieth Century

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...Some forty years ago, in 1980, Charles S. Maier published a devastating critique of the state of the art in the history of international relations. Once the pivot for the rise of history to become an academic discipline in its own right...

The World History Project: Global History in the North American Context

Global History, Globally : Research and Practice around the World

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...North America was not the birthplace of global approaches to the past, but it has offered a fertile environment for global historical approaches of several distinctive species. Indeed, since the 1960s and especially since the 1980s, North...

The Anthropocene

Historiography: Critical Readings Volume IV : Challenges and Criticisms: From the 1990s to the Present

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

Critical Readings in Historiography

...One contribution of 13 to a Theme Issue ‘The Anthropocene: a new epoch of geological time?’. 1. INTRODUCTION Climate change has brought into sharp focus the capability of contemporary human civilization to influence the environment...

Towards a Transnational and Global History of Demographic and Migratory Processes and Discourses

The Practice of Global History : European Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Introduction Fifty years ago, due to a focus on national frameworks and national political communities, there were strong arguments against making demography a global science. Alfred Sauvy – the famous French demographer and author...

World History Sacred and Profane

Historiography: Critical Readings Volume I : Ancient and Medieval Traditions

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

Critical Readings in Historiography

...Presently, world history is a topic increasingly in the spotlight. Current talk of a global village reflects the world-wide intertwining of commerce and communication, but contrasts oddly with the complex problems historians encounter when...

‘Colonizers in the cause of aviation’: Geopolitics and the emergence of transnational cuisine

Bryce Evans

Bryce Evans is Associate Professor of History at Liverpool Hope University, UK. This is his fourth book, and he has published extensively on food during the 20th century. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Food and Aviation in the Twentieth Century : The Pan American Ideal

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...In an age of global mass communication and travel it is easy to overlook the extent to which Pan Am’s pioneering routes across the Americas and the Pacific transformed the interconnectivity of people and nations. For example, when...

Is There History after Eurocentrism?

Historiography: Critical Readings Volume IV : Challenges and Criticisms: From the 1990s to the Present

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

Critical Readings in Historiography

...Ours would seem to be another age of paradoxes. Localization accompanies globalization, cultural homogenization is challenged by insistence on cultural heterogeneity, denationalization is more than matched by ethnicization. Capitalism...

Knowledge as aid

Internationalists in European History : Rethinking the Twentieth Century

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...We tend to assume that international aid programmes, whether for ad hoc relief or long-term rehabilitation, are top-down initiatives formulated by politicians, with the scientists, engineers, doctors and relief workers only stepping...