Teaching the Early Modern Period

Teaching the Early Modern Period

Author: D. Conroy

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9780230307483

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 273

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This innovative project unites leading scholars of English, History and French to examine the challenges of teaching early modern literature, history and culture within higher education. The volume sets out a variety of approaches to teaching the period and aims to revitalize the connection between teaching and research.
The Oxford Handbook of Early Modern European History, 1350-1750
Language: en
Pages: 736
Authors: Hamish Scott
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-23 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

This Handbook re-examines the concept of early modern history in a European and global context. The term 'early modern' has been familiar, especially in Anglophone scholarship, for four decades and is securely established in teaching, research, and scholarly publishing. More recently, however, the unity implied in the notion has fragmented,
The Information Revolution in Military Affairs in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: E. Goldman, T. Mahnken
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-07-22 - Publisher: Springer

The contributors to this volume seek to explore the multi-dimensional (institutional, cultural, technological, and political) environments of several Asian states to determine the amenability of those host environments for the adoption/adaptation of the Revolution in Military Affairs (RMS).
The Limits of Empire: European Imperial Formations in Early Modern World History
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: William Reger
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-03 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume, published in honor of historian Geoffrey Parker, explores the working of European empires in a global perspective, focusing on one of the most important themes of Parker’s work: the limits of empire, which is to say, the centrifugal forces - sacral, dynastic, military, diplomatic, geographical, informational - that
Cultural Exchange in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: William Monter
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-03 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A ground-breaking reassessment of the status of information in early modern Europe, first published in 2007.
Language: en
Pages: 904
Authors: Ann Blair, Paul Duguid, Anja-Silvia Goeing, Anthony Grafton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-26 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

"Information technology shapes nearly every part of modern life, and debates about information--its meaning, effects, and applications--are central to a range of fields, from economics, technology, and politics to library science, media studies, and cultural studies. This rich, unique resource traces the history of information with an approach designed to