In the final chapter of Discipline and Punish Michel Foucault places the moment of the ultimate creation of the modern penal system in France in 1840 with the opening of the Mettray colony for delinquent boys. Mettray was part of The post Doing Prison History behind Bars appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Every week, AHA Today showcases a new grant, fellowship, or scholarship of interest to historians which has been posted to our free Calendar. We look for grants of potential interest to a wide range of scholars, but we also seek The post Grant of the Week: Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library Research Travel Grants appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Today’s What We’re Reading features political agendas surrounding history education, thoughts on a potential digital dark age, flamethrowers and other ideas for snow removal, and much, much more! Current Events and Issues D.C. Bible Museum Will Be Immersive Experience, Organizers Say The post What We’re Reading: February 26, 2015 appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
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Assistant Professor/ Research Assistant Professor in Contemporary China | THE CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG - added Feb 27
HKG - Shatin, THE CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG Applications are invited for: Department of History Assistant Professor(s) / Research Assistant Professor(s) (Ref. 1415/175(057)/2) (Closing date: A…
HKG - Shatin, THE CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG Applications are invited for: Department of History Assistant Professor (Ref. 1415/176(057)/2) (Closing date: August 28, 2015) The Department invit…
Visiting Assistant Professor of Public and Modern US History | Saint Francis University - added Feb 27
US - PA - Loretto, PhD expected by time of appointment. The ideal candidate will have experience in public history and/or museum work. Expertise in military history and/or military collections would …