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Professor Bernard Wasserstein FBA

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About this Fellow

Modern European & Middle Eastern History, with special reference to the Jews & Israel



Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of History, University of Chicago

Past Appointments

  • Emeritus Professor of History, The University of Chicago, 2015

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Nineteenth- and twentieth-century French history; Second World War; Europe's 1968; historical memory and oral history

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History of science, especially the natural history sciences of the 18th and 19th centuries; the rise and spread of evolutionary thought; Charles Darwin; the role of commemorations and biography in science

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Modern history of China; 20th century international & transnatioanl history; Cold War history; comparative history of revolutions & political change; the public practice of history

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