Oct 13, 2015 - How We Became the “Jailhouse Nation”: Historians Discuss Mass Incarceration in the US
How did the United States become what The Economist magazine recently referred to as the “jailhouse nation”? This was the question that three leading historians of incarceration addressed in the National History Center’s latest congressional briefing, held in The post How We Became the “Jailhouse Nation”: Historians Discuss Mass Incarceration in the US appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
By Rob Townsend As tuition and student debt rise, questions from students, parents, and administrators about the future value of a history major have become more pointed. Thankfully, the Internet provides a host of data sources that can help orient The post Where Can You Find Data on Career Prospects for History Majors? appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Oct 9, 2015 - ACLS Fellowships for the African Humanities Program, China Studies, and Buddhist Studies
Every week, AHA Today showcases a new grant, fellowship, or scholarship of interest to historians which has been posted to our free Calendar. This week we are featuring ACLS fellowships in African, China, and Buddhist Studies. African Humanities Program The American The post ACLS Fellowships for the African Humanities Program, China Studies, and Buddhist Studies appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
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Assistant Professor in Medieval Europe | University of Pennsylvania, Department of History - added Oct 13
US - PA - Philadelphia, MEDIEVAL EUROPE: The Department of History at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Medieval Europe, fi…
US - OH - Dayton, We require a PhD in U.S. history or closely related field such as American Studies completed by December 31, 2015. Applicants must have a specialty in U.S. cultural or U.S. economic…
US - NY - New York, The Division of Humanities and Arts at The City College of New York (CCNY) announces a major expansion of its Jewish Studies program, aided by a generous gift from Michael and Ire…
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