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Registration Open - Global History of Violence: Oxford Conference

Registration now open: A Violent World? 

University of Oxford, 29 June – 1 July 2017

This conference brings global approaches to the history of violence, reassessing the nature of violence during the early modern period. Integrating warfare and other crucial forms of large-scale violence with recent scholarship on the history of collective and inter-personal violence, this three-day conference will probe historical assumptions about the limits of violence and its decline during the early modern period. 

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