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CFP for a CASS forum on historical materialism and Marxist theory of history

中国社会科学院首届唯物史观与马克思主义史学理论论坛征文通知

社科院世界历史研究所

来源:中国社会科学网 2015年04月29日

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The sheltered childhood of the working class in New Zealand: 1890-1912

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A comment on dystopian scholarship

One of the ideas that didn’t make it into my thesis:

In reading through dystopian scholarship, there is a pervading belief that writing about novels that write about society’s ills somehow makes the world a better place. 409 more words

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Opinion on how to be clear-headed about history (from 红旗)

怎样才能做到真正的历史清醒

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来源:《红旗文稿》2015/07

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习近平总书记十分重视历史和历史经验对治国理政、以史为鉴的作用,他说:“历史是最好的清醒剂”。他特别强调:“历史就是历史,事实就是事实,任何人都不能改变历史与事实。”这不仅是对我国治史、学史、用史的史学传统的弘扬,而且有很强的现实针对性。多年以来泛起和泛滥的历史虚无主义思潮,打着“反思历史”、“还原历史”的旗号,按照自己的政治诉求,任意歪曲历史事实,颠覆科学的历史结论,制造思想混乱,危害至深。因此,在当前各种社会思潮相互激荡的格局中,如何做到真正的历史清醒就成为一个重要问题。

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As If a Tree in Spring

The grass outside my window follows the gentle slope of the earth toward the pond. Royal purple violets wind between the green blades, in some spots a trickling line, in others a meandering patch. 989 more words

Rethinking Old Ideas