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History / Archeology - 17.09.2020

Economics / Business - History / Archeology - 11.09.2020
Why a 19th-century bank failure still matters
In 1865, Congress set up a bank for newly emancipated Black Americans to help accelerate their economic empowerment.

History / Archeology - Religions - 09.09.2020
Paul de Lagarde (1827-1891) - scholar and anti-Semite
Paul de Lagarde (1827-1891) - scholar and anti-Semite
Research team from Göttingen and Potsdam examines the intellectual legacy of the Göttingen Orientalist Who was Paul de Lagarde?

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 28.08.2020

History / Archeology - Life Sciences - 27.08.2020

History / Archeology - 20.08.2020
Negating a Revolution
China historian says ‘state consumerism' evolved as an unofficial policy of the Chinese Communist Party, not anti-capitalism In 1970s China, Chen Yilin became the proud owner of a regionally made wristwatch, a Yangcheng.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 19.08.2020

History / Archeology - 14.08.2020
Britain’s first Viking helmet discovered
A team from our Archaeology Department have been helping to uncover the past of a rare Viking artefact. The origins of a corroded, damaged helmet, which was unearthed in Yarm, Stockton-on-Tees, UK, has caused much debate for many years and Dr Chris Caple and his team were asked to carry out research to find out more about it.

History / Archeology - Art and Design - 13.08.2020

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 12.08.2020
Eating out was a very social matter for early humans
A half-a-million-year-old internationally significant archaeological site in Sussex, England, offers unprecedented insights into the life of a poorly understood extinct human species, according to new UCL research. The findings of a meticulous study led by UCL Institute of Archaeology are detailed in a ground-breaking new book ' The Horse Butchery Site ', published by UCL Archaeology South-East's 'Spoilheap Publications'.

Politics - History / Archeology - 12.08.2020

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 10.08.2020

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 10.08.2020

History / Archeology - Religions - 07.08.2020

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 07.08.2020

History / Archeology - 06.08.2020
Unique piece of Wales' Black history goes online
Unique piece of Wales’ Black history goes online
An extremely rare piece of Wales' Black history has been published online for the first time. Published on the city's Bute Street in 1862, William Hall's “Personal Narrative? is a shocking and graphic account of his birth into slavery in Tennessee, and his arduous journey to Cardiff.

History / Archeology - 05.08.2020
Native American stone tool technology found in Arabia
Native American stone tool technology found in Arabia
Stone fluted points dating back some 8,000 to 7,000 years ago, were discovered on archaeological sites in Manayzah, Yemen and Ad-Dahariz, Oman.

History / Archeology - Art and Design - 04.08.2020

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 27.07.2020

History / Archeology - Astronomy / Space Science - 27.07.2020

Environment - History / Archeology - 22.07.2020
Vale Richard Grove
Vale Richard Grove
Written by Associate Professor Ruth Morgan It is with great sadness that we reflect on the life and career of the environmental historian, Richard Grove, who passed on 25 June aged 64.

Architecture - History / Archeology - 21.07.2020

History / Archeology - Criminology / Forensics - 16.07.2020
Why Confederate monuments are coming down now
Why Confederate monuments are coming down now
As Confederate monuments and memorials are toppled across the United States, Stanford historian James T. Campbell says it is important to think historically not only about the past but also about our own time and what future generations might say about us.

History / Archeology - 15.07.2020
International travel guides of the ancient Greeks
International travel guides of the ancient Greeks
International travel in the ancient world didn't include too many buffet breakfasts. Yet some ancient travellers still had the urge to write travel guides, and Daniel Hanigan couldn't be happier.

History / Archeology - Politics - 01.07.2020
How the meaning of the Declaration of Independence changed over time
When the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, it was a call for the right to statehood rather than individual liberties, says Stanford historian Jack Rakove.

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 30.06.2020
Socially-distanced archaeological dig brings community together
Socially-distanced archaeological dig brings community together
People living near one of Cardiff's most ancient monuments are being invited to help unearth further insights into the area's rich archaeology and history.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 25.06.2020
Food companies plan to rebrand products to become more racially sensitive
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History / Archeology - 19.06.2020

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 18.06.2020

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 12.06.2020

History / Archeology - 11.06.2020
UCL starts process of renaming buildings named after prominent eugenicists
UCL has today initiated the process of reviewing the current naming of spaces and buildings after two prominent eugenicists Francis Galton and Karl Pearson.

Paleontology - History / Archeology - 11.06.2020
Diving for the Bones of the Ice Age
Cave divers carefully maneuver the giant ground sloth's pelvis through Hoyo Negro. Photo Credit: Sam Meacham, CINDAQ F or thousands of years, the massive pelvis lay undisturbed at the bottom of the watery black pit.

History / Archeology - Health - 09.06.2020

Event - History / Archeology - 09.06.2020

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 05.06.2020
Mapping prejudice: A painful part of Minneapolis history
In recent days, the University of Minnesota's  Mapping Prejudice Project  has taken on renewed importance, as it provides a foundation for understanding the history of racism in the Twin Cities and its social and economic effects.

Criminology / Forensics - History / Archeology - 04.06.2020

Law - History / Archeology - 29.05.2020

Life Sciences - History / Archeology - 28.05.2020
Material and genetic resemblance in the Bronze Age Southern Levant
Material and genetic resemblance in the Bronze Age Southern Levant
Different "Canaanite" people from the Bronze Age Southern Levant not only culturally, but also genetically resemble each other more than other populations.

History / Archeology - 21.05.2020
5000 rare and unique maps are now available online
5000 rare and unique maps are now available online
Over 5,000 unique maps from the Asia-Pacific Map Collection are now available online as part of an ongoing project by The Australian National University's College of Asia and the Pacific.
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