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PhD Workshop ‘Writing history in the Anthropocene’ by Professor Sandra Mass

Professor Peter van Dam (University of Amsterdam) and Dr Mario Daniels (Duitsland Instituut Amsterdam), in cooperation with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD, Deutsche Akademischer Austauschdienst) jointly call for PhD papers for a PhD Workshop with Professor Sandra Mass (Ruhr-Universität-Bochum). While geographers have debated for quite some time whether the Anthropocene as a geological epoch…

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European Social Science History Conference (ESSHC) 2025 – Call for proposals papers and sessions – deadline proposals 15 April 2024

The 15th European Social Science History Conference (ESSHC) 2025 will take place on 26-29 March 2025 in Leiden, organised by the International Institute for Social History in co-operation with Leiden University. The aim of the ESSHC is bringing together scholars interested in explaining historical phenomena using the methods of the social sciences. The conference is…

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Conference ‘Commodities and Environments in Early Modern Global Asia, 1400 – 1800’ – Call for Papers – deadline 20 February 2024

The organisers of the international conference ‘Commodities and Environments in Early Modern Global Asia, 1400–1800’ call for papers. This conference is organised under the auspices of the European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant Project, CAPASIA ‘The Asian Origins of Global Capitalism’, and will be hosted at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy on 13-15…

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