Transnational History Discussion Area

Transnational History Discussion Area

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Palgrave Macmillan ()
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United Kingdom
From - Until
01.02.2009 -
Löhr, Isabella

The Palgrave Dictionary of Transnational History - Transnational History Discussion Area

At the links below you will be able to visit the Transnational History Forum to read insightful pieces written by a variety of transnational history academics discussing key areas within the subject. The first session in the forum is dedicated to initiatives in transnational history: learning and research communities, with three contributions by: Wendy Bracewell and Axel Körner (both at University College London, UK), Lasse Heerten, (University of Oxford, UK) and Nora Lafi and Ulrike Freitag (Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO), Germany). The second is dedicated to the relationship between national exceptionnalism and the transnational perspective, with three contributions by Jie-Hyun Lim (Hanyang University, South Korea), Caleb McDaniel (Rice University, United States of America) and Maria Sophia Quine (University of East Anglia, UK). The third session is dedicated to 'Angles on the transnational perspective’ and includes contributions by Shigeru Akita (Osaka University, Japan), Isabella Löhr (University of Heidelberg, Germany), Kiran Klaus Patel (European University Institute, Italy and Dominic Sachsenmaier (Duke University, USA). Our fourth forum is entitled ‘The Nation and What Else’ and features articles by Sel çuk Esenbel (Bogazici University, Turkey), Matt K Matsuda (Rutgers University, USA) and Judith Scheele (University of Oxford, UK)
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Initiatives in Transnational history: learning and research communities
Wendy Bracewell and Axel Körner
Lasse Heerten
Nora Lafi and Ulrike Freitag

The Relationship between National Exceptionalism and the Transnational Perspective
Jie-Hyun Lim
Caleb McDaniel
Maria Sophia Quine

Angles on the Transnational Perspective
Shigeru Akita
Isabella Löhr
Kiran Klaus Patel
Dominic Sachsenmaier

The Nation and what Else
Selçuk Esenbel
Matt K Matsuda
Judith Scheele

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