Academic Freedom in the U.K. (comment)

Courtesy of the National Coalition of Independent Scholars (NCIS.org) below is a link to a story that appeared in The Boar--a student-run newspaper of the University of Warwick, alleging that some professors feel their controversial work is stifled because their universities fear social-media trolling.

https://theboar.org/2018/01/academics-suggest-research-hindered-university-fear-online-bac...

H-Diplo Article Review 739 on “Filling the Void?: Anglo-American Strategic Relations, Philippine Independence, and the Containment of Japan, 1932-1937.”

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Article Review
No. 739
24 January 2018

Article Review Editors: Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
Web and Production Editor: George Fujii

CFP: African Studies Association of the United Kingdom conference (11-13 September 2018, University of Birmingham): DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS 16 FEBRUARY 2018

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February 16, 2018

CFP 'Monarchy and Modernity, 1500-1945', University of Cambridge, 8-9 January 2019

Europe’s past is overwhelmingly monarchical, yet the monarchies that remained in place at the end of the Second World War hardly resembled those that governed Europe at the end of the Middle Ages. Modernity transformed monarchy from a matter of fact into one of opinion, and enabled moving from a world where everything was sacred to one where all was profane. If words, then, remained the same – along with many of the families, their properties and places of residence – their meaning changed profoundly overtime and across countries.

H-Diplo Article Review 728 on “Breaking the Monopoly System: American Influence on the British Decision to prohibit Opium Smoking and End its Asian Monopolies, 1939-1945.”

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Article Review
No. 728

28 November 2017

Article Review Editors: Thomas Maddux and Diane Labrosse
Web and Production Editor: George Fujii

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PDF version of H-Diplo Article Review 728 on John Collins.  “Breaking the Monopoly System: American Influence on the British Decision to prohibit Opium Smoking and End its Asian Monopolies, 1939-1945.”  The International History Review 39:5 (2017):  770-790.  DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1080/07075332.2017.1280519.

Historians of the Twentieth Century United States (HOTCUS) 2018 Conference, Cambridge, UK: CfP

HOTCUS 2018 Annual Conference: Call for Papers
 
Madingley Conference Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, 13-15 June 2018
 
Plenary Speaker: Brooke L. Blower (Boston University, editor of Modern American History)
 
Historians of the Twentieth Century United States (HOTCUS) is delighted to request paper and panel proposals for our 2018 annual conference.

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