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  • Slave Voyages

    Emory University Center for Digital Scholarship, the University of California at Irvine, and the University of California at Santa Cruz, the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University | Jul 27, 2020

    This digital memorial raises questions about the largest slave trades in history and offers access to the documentation available to answer them.
  • Epidemics in Western Society Since 1600

    Frank Snowden, Yale University | Jul 27, 2020

    This course, taught by Frank Snowden, consists of an international analysis of the impact of epidemic diseases on western society and culture.
  • The History of Paper Money

    Extra Credits, LLC | Jul 27, 2020

    This is an animated global history of “money” as an object of economic exchange around the world and across times periods. 
  • World Economic History before the Industrial Revolution

    Gregory Clark, University of California, Davis | Jul 27, 2020

    This course details the nature and development of economies from pre-history to the Industrial Revolution.

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  • History of Censorship and Information Control During Information Revolutions Project

    Organized by Cory Doctorow, Adrian Johns, and Ada Palmer | Jul 27, 2020

    This discussion series, filmed in 2018 at the University of Chicago, compares early modern to modern and contemporary examples to...
  • Constitute

    Comparative Constitutions Project, Directed by Zachary Elkins, Tom Ginsburg, & James Melton | Jul 27, 2020

    Constitute offers access to the world's constitutions so that users can systematically compare them across a broad set of topics. It also provides instructional material.
  • Through the Lens of History: Biafra, Nigeria, the West and the World

    David Trask, Guilford Technical Community College | Jul 27, 2020

    This unit analyzes a single event in Nigerian history for the purpose of learning more about colonial and post-colonial Africa, the West and the world.
  • Making the History of 1989

    T. Mills Kelly, Principal Investigator, George Mason University | Jul 27, 2020

    Making the History of 1989 includes primary sources, short scholar interviews, teaching modules, and case studies that guide instructors and students through this watershed year.
  • Asia for Educators

    Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University | Jul 27, 2020

    This site takes an interdisciplinary and interactive approach to the study of China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam and Southeast Asia. 
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