Post Tagged with: "John Brobst"

CLJC Announces Open House on Legal Implications of the Elections, Nov. 14

CLJC Announces Open House on Legal Implications of the Elections, Nov. 14

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture announces an informal open house for all members of the Ohio University campus community from 1 – 5 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 14, to discuss the legal and political implications of the 2016 election and its results. The Open House will take place in […]

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November 1, 2016 at 8:45 pmEvents

Faculty Panel | Understanding the 2016 Election, Nov. 15

Faculty Panel | Understanding the 2016 Election, Nov. 15

Trying to make sense of the presidential election? Still analyzing the outcome? Wondering what the future may hold with the new administration? Perhaps you want to air your own views? The History Department and Contemporary History Institute invite students, faculty, and staff to an informal forum on Tuesday, Nov. 15, […]

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November 1, 2016 at 8:30 pmEvents

History Faculty Active in Research and Publication Over Summer 2016

Bentley Annex, the building housing the History Department

The History Department at Ohio University prides itself on the scholarly productivity of its faculty. During the 2016 summer, a number of its historians published their findings, conducted archival research, appeared on national media, and organized a number of scholarly and public activities.  Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History, published […]

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August 31, 2016 at 8:18 amResearch

Brobst Publishes Chapter on U.S.-British Defense Strategy in Indian Ocean

Dr. John Brobst

Dr. John Brobst, Associate Professor in the History Department, published “‘No Scope for Arms Control’: Strategy, Geography, and Naval Limitations in the Indian Ocean in the 1970s,” in Strategy and the Sea: Essays in Honour of John B. Hattendorf, edited by N. A. M. Rodger, J. Ross Dancy, Benjamin Darnell, and […]

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August 29, 2016 at 5:08 amResearch

Abu-Rish to Co-Convene Ohio Symposium on Middle East Studies

Abu-Rish to Co-Convene Ohio Symposium on Middle East Studies

As more university researchers focus on Middle East Studies, two professors are planning a symposium for fellow professors in the state of Ohio and putting out a call for papers. Over the past several years, numerous universities, colleges, and community colleges across the state of Ohio have hired new faculty […]

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May 26, 2015 at 4:11 pmNews

Brobst Talks ‘Oil, Ohio & World Power’ with Foundation

Dr. John Brobst

Dr. John Brobst, Associate Professor of History, presents a talk on “Oil, Ohio, and World Power” for the Ohio University Foundation Board of Trustees in February. “Oil, Ohio, and World Power” is a play on the title of Brobst’s popular course, “Oil, the Persian Gulf, and World Power.” His talk […]

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January 26, 2015 at 5:16 pmNews

Brobst: ‘Great Game’ Maneuvers Continue on Chessboard of Afghanistan

Brobst: ‘Great Game’ Maneuvers Continue on Chessboard of Afghanistan

Proxies, puppets, pawns. From the “Great Game” of British imperialism in the 19th century through the Cold War in the 20th century—conflict in Central Asia could still be looked at today as a continuation of hundreds of years of “proxy warfare” between the world’s great powers. Dr. John Brobst, Associate […]

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