For the past 50 years, Perspectives on History has been the principal source for news and information about the historical discipline. Published monthly during the academic year, Perspectives on History offers articles and commentary on teaching, computers and software, history in the media, museum exhibitions, and archives and research. Also includes the most comprehensive current listings of employment openings and historical activities, both within and outside academia.
Highlights from this issue:
- Retirement as a Stage in the Academic Life Cycle By Jan Goldstein
- The “Proper Study of History”: What the Public Thinks about Historical Thinking By James Grossman
- Why I Belong to the AHA By Philippa Levine
- More than “Map Porn”? The Pleasures and Pitfalls of the Historical Gaze By Robert K. Nelson
- Launching Pad—PhD, Target—TBD By Robert Oxnam
- The Historians in Collaboration Forum with essays by Angela Firkus, Bridget Maria Chesterton, Shawn Graham, Ian Milligan, and Scott Weingart