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Latest Announcements

International Congress "Transitions. Trajectories, Languages, and Structures in Times of Change"

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 10, 2016 to October 12, 2016
Location: 
Portugal
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, European History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies, Italian History / Studies

This congress is co-organised by the Institute of Contemporary History - FCSH/NOVA and the CEFID - Centre d’Estudis sobre les Èpoques Franquista i Democràtica (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona).


Framework:

A Late Night Wake Up Call:  The 1916 Mexican Punitive Expedition and the Foundations of American Air Power

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
August 10, 2016
Location: 
Colorado, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Military History, Mexican History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

The Rocky Mountain Military Affairs Society (RMMAS) presents a free public lecture . . . A Late Night Wake Up Call: The 1916 Mexican Punitive Expedition and the Foundations of American Air Power, by Dr Craig Morris, US Air Force Academy

7:00 p.m., Wednesday, 10 August, 2016

ENT Conference Center, Library 21C

1175 Chapel Hills Drive, Colorado Springs, CO

The Future of Scholarly Knowledge: Principles, Pressures and Prospects - 35th Social Research conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 13, 2016 to October 14, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Intellectual History, Literature, Research and Methodology, Social Sciences, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

In the mid-20th century when pure science needed no defense, the Ivory Tower metaphor celebrated the university as a site protected from political interference, commercial pressures and short-term problem solving.  The scholarly knowledge generated there, and at similar institutions and academies, depended heavily on public funding, private philanthropy, and university donors.

Missions, museums and scientific collections: when missionaries spread the word of science

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
November 25, 2016
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Religious Studies and Theology

With the organization of this international workshop funded by the Pays de la Loire région, we hope to gather historians, anthropologists, sociologists, philosophers and other researchers to come back on the ambiguous ties that might have brought missionaries and scientists together in the 19th and 20th centuries. The workshop will take place at Université du Maine in Le Mans, France, on November 25th and 26th, 2016.

Call for Papers: Direct and Collateral Impacts of Warfare on the Medieval Environment (ESEH Conference, Zagreb, Croatia, June 28th – July 2nd, 2017)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 28, 2017 to July 2, 2017
Location: 
Croatia
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

In recent decades, as modern societies inevitably turned their attention towards the growing environmental crisis, medievalists have become increasingly interested in the complex interactions between humans and their natural environment. Recent scholarship has underlined the undeniable significance of environmental history in our understanding of the medieval world by providing ample evidence of the impacts of environmental and biological factors on human societies, as well as on the effect of human activity, whether positive or negative, on the natural world.

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