Practice of Global History

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Release date: 2019-08-22

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Over recent decades, almost every area of historical study has seen its global turn from consumption to finance, from politics to migration, from social order to cultural patterns. This volume reflects the vibrant state of global history scholarship in Europe and examines to what extent global history is practiced and conceptualised distinctively within Europe.Drawing together contributions from scholars from France, Germany, Hungary, the Netherlands, Switzerland, and the UK, the book offers a sweeping overview of the state of the field. In particular, the contributors look at histories of colonialism and imperial expansion, knowledge circulation and mobility across borders. This book reflects the diversity of current scholarship on global and transnational history and will offer important insights for anyone interested in understanding the cutting edge of research in this area.

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Genre: Historiography

Collection: Bloomsbury Academic

Type: EPub

Pages: 232

ISBN: 9781474292160

Additional Information

Genre: Historiography

Collection: Bloomsbury Academic

Type: EPub

Pages: 232

ISBN: 9781474292160

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