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The Empire of Plants
, 27 September 2018
About: Samir Boumediene, La Colonisation du savoir. Une histoire des...
Scotland: Nation, Enlightenment and Empire
Clarisse Godard Desmarest
, 13 September 2018
About: The Remaking of Scotland: Nation, Migration, Globalisation...
What Nero Says about Us
, 16 November 2017
About: Donatien Grau, Néron en Occident. Une figure de l’histoire,...
Augustus: The Eternal Emperor
, 7 July 2016
Augustus, the founder of the Roman Empire in 27 BC, was a thoroughly...
Not Quite White? The Lebanese of West Africa
, 13 April 2015
Why do people migrate? How can they live in several worlds and many nations...
African Independence Reconsidered
, 8 September 2014
Denouncing the neglect of the independence era by African historians,...
The “science of man”
, 1 September 2014
Winner of the 2013 David Pinkney Book Prize, Alice L. Conklin’s most recent...
How the Indians Conquered the West
, 20 January 2014
American History Turned Upside-Down
Globalization under Alexander the Great
, 9 September 2013
Alexander the Great has a special place in Enlightenment thinking. Pierre...
America, Not An Empire ? Really?
, 18 July 2013
Elizabeth C. Hoffman claims that America has never been an empire. From the...
China: Back to the Imperial Sense of the State
, 17 February 2012
Historian Pierre-Etienne Will decodes the current official reevaluation in...
Protectionism and the Birth of Catalanism
, 16 September 2011
Critics of Catalanism often reduce the movement to a reaction based on...
Sprouts of Democracy in Chinese History
, 30 May 2011
In this article derived from a conference given at Princeton University in...
The Persistence of Empires
, 14 February 2011
Empires are not necessarily the obsolete political form that the...
Liberté, égalité, fraternité… empire
, 22 June 2009
In his new salvo, Olivier Le Cour Grandmaison seeks to lay bare the...
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