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New Book from Professor Alice Nash: The Routledge Handbook to the History and Society of the Americas

Monday, September 16, 2019

Professor Alice Nash recently co-edited The Routledge Handbook to the History and Society of the Americas (Routledge 2019), working with a team of fifteen international scholars through the Inter...
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New Book from Professor Kevin Young: “Making the Revolution: Histories of the Latin American Left”

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Professor Kevin Young has recently published a new book, an edited volume titled Making the Revolution: Histories of the Latin American Left (Cambridge University Press). ...
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Team Including UMass Historian and Political Scientist Libby Sharrow Receives $1 Million NSF Award

Friday, August 16, 2019

A team of researchers including Elizabeth Sharrow, assistant professor of political science and history at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, has received a three-year ADVANCE Partnership...

Emily Hamilton Featured in PBS Documentary Series "Ancient Skies"

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

  Professor Emily Hamilton was recently featured in the PBS series, Ancient Skies. Appearing in both the second and third episodes, Hamilton discusses Isaac Newton (setting the record straight that...

Greg Bradsher ’73MA, ‘84PhD Receives National Archives Lifetime Achievement Award

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Dr. Greg Bradsher, a 1973 (MA) and 1984 (PhD) alumnus of the UMass Amherst Department of History, was presented with the prestigious National Archives Lifetime Achievement Award on June 19, 2019 in...
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New Book Edited by Professor Dan Gordon: “The Anthem Companion to Alexis de Tocqueville”

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Professor Daniel Gordon edited and contributed an introduction and two chapters, to The Anthem Companion to Alexis de Tocqueville (Anthem Press). The Anthem Companion to Alexis de Tocqueville...