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23 February 2017

Global Historical Research in the United States and Germany. Comparative Perspectives

Prof. Dominic Sachsenmaier

Room 4.36, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU
23 Feb, 2017 (Thu)

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Dr. Dominic Sachsenmaier is Professor of Modern Chinese and Global History at Georg-August-University Göttingen - in the past, he held faculty positions at Duke University and the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, and the president of the Boston-based Toynbee Foundation (Global History). Among other works, he is the author of Global Perspectives on Global History (Cambridge UP)

Comment: “World Society Studies and Global history”
By Dr. Andreas Leutzsch
DAAD Visiting Associate Professor, European Studies, HKU

Chair of discussion: Prof. Xu Guoqi
Professor, History Department, HKU

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