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We investigate the global, comparative, and transnational history of Europe since 1400



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Global, comparative, and transnational approaches to the history of Europe in the world since 1400.

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Business and International Order | Call for papers

Organised by the ERC-funded project ECOINT, the ‘Business and International Order’ workshop will examine the interactions of business circles with international organisations, in order to better understand the practice of 20th century international economic thinking | Deadline to apply: 1 September 2022

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New project on queer pasts to diversify our history

A webpage for a major new project on Queer Histories in German-speaking Europe launched this week. In an interview, principal investigator at the EUI Professor Benno Gammerl gives more information about the origins, scope and aim of the network.

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Summer School

Global and Transnational History: What is European History in the 21st Century?

How can European History illuminate the global and transnational dynamics which have shaped the lives of differently situated Europeans?

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VIDEO: Three-minute presentations of Ph.D. research topics

War for Sale in the Nineteenth Century: a study of Peninsular War veterans' memoirs - Matilda Greig

Spiritual Empire: Spanish Diplomacy and Latin America in the 1920s - Gaël Sánchez Cano

National responses to internal displacement and sovereignty - Ileana Dana Nicolau

Department of History

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Via Bolognese, 156
50139 Firenze (FI)

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