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31 January 2019

The Rise and Fall of Pan-Arabism

Was pan-Arabism essentially but a phase in the political history of the Middle East and North Africa? Yes, concludes Professor Mohammad-Mahmoud Ould Mohamedou after retracing the history of the movement in his contribution to The Handbook of South-South Relations, published by Routledge in December 2018. Can you remind us of what pan-Arabism is and of its place within the Global South – especially...
07 January 2019

Romanian Nation-Building and American Foreign Assistance (1917–1940)

In her recent PhD thesis, Doina Anca Cretu looks at the case of American humanitarianism and philanthropy in Romania to broadly explore the reception of international aid diffusion in Central and Eastern...

07 January 2019

Professor Susanna Hecht Awarded the David Livingstone Centenary...

Recipient of the David Livingstone Centenary Medal and Professor of International History, Susanna Hecht, pictured on far right. Susanna Hecht, Professor of International History, was awarded the David...