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CHORD workshop cfp - 'Retailing, Distribution and Reputation: Historical Perspectives'

CHORD Workshop and Call for Papers:

Tuesday 23 May 2017

University of Wolverhampton

The Centre for the History of Retailing and Distribution invites submissions for a workshop that explores the role of reputation in retailing and distribution.

Free access Business History Review

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The editors of the Business History Review are pleased to announce FREE ACCESS until February 2017 to Volume 90, Issue 3 (A Special Issue on Food and Agriculture):




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Professor of Business History and Bank Management

Hartman Center Travel Grants & Fellowships

The John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising and Marketing History, part of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Duke University, announces the availability of three grants for research travel to our collections: the Alvin Achenbaum travel grant, FOARE Fellowship for Outdoor Advertising Research, and the John Furr Fellowship for research in the J. Walter Thompson Co. Archives.

CFP (International Workshop): Representations of External Threats in History (Ancient World to 19th Century)

CFP: Representations of External Threats in History (Ancient World to 19th Century)

The Group of Asian and Pacific Studies, Institute of History of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), and the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Project Phil-Threats (Horizon 2020, nr. 653508) invite researchers to present papers for the international workshop “Representations of External Threats in History (Ancient World to 19th Century)”, focusing on human threats.