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"The 'Urban Question' is Now at the Center of Intellectual Life": A Conversation with Rosemary Wakeman

The Conversations section of our blog seeks to foster critical exchange about the theoretical and methodological implications of bringing together global and urban history. The blog’s editors will occasionally interview scholars to discuss questions of global urban history, spanning across different regional and thematic concerns. 2,171 more words

20th Century

TRANSLATION WORKS IN ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION

By: Mohamad Ika Danial Bin Abdullah

What is the definition translation? When it was started? and how it was developed? To undergo a thorough study and research on the translation works in Andalusia during the age of Muslim Spain, I will be emphasizing on… 1,933 more words

Islamic Civilization

2016: Year in Reading

I am not relevant enough to give recommendations for books published in 2016; for that, you can check out editor John Wilson’s excellent list here… 3,506 more words

Books

Santuni Sejarah dan Nilai-nilai Sastera Melayu

Oleh: Ku Siti Aminah Ku Mat

Istilah ‘kesusasteraan’ atau ‘sastera’ merujuk pada karya-karya lisan dan tulisan yang membawa unsur-unsur cereka dan disampaikan melalui bahasa dan berbagai-bagai alatannya. 1,145 more words

Intellectual History

History or Ghost Story? Marshall Berman

by guest contributor Max Ridge

“One of the most important things for radical critics to point to,” Marshall Berman writes in his first book, “is all the powerful feeling which the system tries to repress—in particular, every man’s sense of his own unique, irreducible self” (xiii). 1,530 more words

Think Pieces

History of Ideas at AHA2017

For the third year, your trusty blog editors have combed through the behemoth that is the AHA Annual Meeting’s program in search of panels and events related to intellectual history. 564 more words

Conferences