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Trauschweizer’s Book Traces Career of White House Insider, Architect of U.S. Strategy in Vietnam

Trauschweizer’s Book Traces Career of White House Insider, Architect of U.S. Strategy in Vietnam

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer’s new book Maxwell Taylor’s Cold War: From Berlin to Vietnam traces the career of Gen. Taylor, a Kennedy White House insider and architect of American strategy in Vietnam. Trauschweizer is Professor of History and Director of the Contemporary History Institute at Ohio University. The book was published […]

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August 25, 2019 at 3:41 pmResearch

Hill Spends Summer Fellowship at Collaborative Innovation Center of Confucian Civilization in China

Hill Spends Summer Fellowship at Collaborative Innovation Center of Confucian Civilization in China

Dr. Joshua Hill was named a Fellow at the Collaborative Innovation Center of Confucian Civilization at Shandong University in the People’s Republic of China, where he spent three months this past summer. Hills is Associate Professor of History at Ohio University. He gave a talk at Shandong University on “Voting […]

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August 23, 2019 at 11:33 amResearch

History Scholars, Alumni Participate in Britain and the World Conference

History Scholars, Alumni Participate in Britain and the World Conference

Three Contemporary History Institute and Ohio University History Department-affiliated scholars recently attended Britain and the World’s 2019 conference, an annual meeting that attracts experts from around the world who research British interactions with the wider world, held this year in Kansas City. As part of a roundtable discussion inspired by […]

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April 23, 2019 at 11:50 amAlumni Research

Johnson Awarded Funding from U.S. Army Military History Institute

Matt Johnson

Graduate student Matt Johnson, received a General and Mrs. Matthew B. Ridgway Military History Research Grant from the U.S. Army Military History Institute. Johnson, a Ph.D. candidate in History and a Contemporary History Institute student, will use the funds to conduct dissertation research at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education […]

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April 17, 2019 at 11:20 amResearch

Hill Named 2019 Fellow at the National Asia Research Program

Dr. Joshua Hill

Dr. Josh Hill, Assistant Professor of History at Ohio University, was named a 2019 Fellow in the National Asia Research Program. The National Bureau of Asian Research and the Institute for National Security Studies at the National Defense University annually select a group of scholars as National Asia Research Fellows. […]

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February 27, 2019 at 11:32 amNews Research

History Ph.D. Student Secures Grant to Support Research in The Gambia

Sana Saidykhan

Sana Saidykhan, doctoral student in the History Department, recently secured a research grant jointly administered by The Gambia’s National Centre for Arts and Culture and Germany’s The Gerda Henkel Foundation. Saidykhan plans to use the funds, totaling 2,500 euros, to support his preliminary dissertation research in The Gambia this summer. Provisionally […]

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February 8, 2019 at 4:30 pmResearch

Hill Publishes Book on the Discourse of Elections in China, 1840-2018

Hill Publishes Book on the Discourse of Elections in China, 1840-2018

Dr. Joshua Hill, Assistant Professor of History, recently published Voting as a Rite: A History of Elections in Modern China with Harvard University Press. The book offers an in-depth study of the intellectual and cultural history of elections in modern China. Hill covers the period from the Opium War to the present […]

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January 24, 2019 at 10:25 amResearch