Historians in the News Historians in the News articles brought to you by History News Network. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 Zend_Feed_Writer 2.1.3 (http://framework.zend.com) http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/category/54 editor@hnn.us (History News Network) History News Network Juan Cole says the postwar Middle East governments were modeled on the Soviet Union, though not communist (interview) Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157645 http://hnn.us/article/157645 Juan Cole Juan Cole 0 Ted Widmer picks the 5 best presidential books worth reading Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157638 http://hnn.us/article/157638 no author cited no author cited 0 AHA backs California's LGBT History law Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157635 http://hnn.us/article/157635 no author cited no author cited 0 Cultural historian traces history of baby food Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157630 http://hnn.us/article/157630 no author cited no author cited 0 Jules Witcover identifies the best and worst veeps in US history in an interview about his new book Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157625 http://hnn.us/article/157625 no author cited no author cited 0 USC history professor studies Civil War experience through the senses Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157606 http://hnn.us/article/157606 no author cited no author cited 0 UVA history professor explores origins of Nazi animus toward Jews Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157605 http://hnn.us/article/157605 no author cited no author cited 0 Native American Studies Professor Steven Salaita says he lost his job for criticizing Israel Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157604 http://hnn.us/article/157604 no author cited no author cited 0 History Professor Publishes Book on World War II War Criminal, Ante Pavelić Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157603 http://hnn.us/article/157603 no author cited no author cited 0 “The rudest man in Britain”? TV historian David Starkey to appear at Stortford literature festival Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157597 http://hnn.us/article/157597 no author cited no author cited 0 Nebraska’s new senator is a historian with a degree from Yale whose dissertation explained why Christians went into revolt in the 1960s Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157590 http://hnn.us/article/157590 no author cited no author cited 0 Hottest subfield in history today may be the history of capitalism ... but The Nation wonders what happens if growth stalls (or if we're better off if it does) Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157588 http://hnn.us/article/157588 Timothy Shenk Timothy Shenk 0 WaPo editorial writer says the fight in Colorado over the AP standards was all about the local teachers union Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157569 http://hnn.us/article/157569 Charles Lane Charles Lane 0 American Studies Assoc. president defends groups' boycott of Israel Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157568 http://hnn.us/article/157568 Lisa Duggan Lisa Duggan 0 Robert Caro says he went 40 years before opening again his book on Robert Moses (video) Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157567 http://hnn.us/article/157567 no author cited no author cited 0 AHA will feature a panel devoted to James McPherson’s Battle Cry of Freedom. It’s 25 years old! Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157566 http://hnn.us/article/157566 no author cited no author cited 0 Historian Timothy Snyder: Ukrainian crisis is not about Ukraine, it’s about Europe Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157564 http://hnn.us/article/157564 no author cited no author cited 0 Self-sufficiency deeply rooted in Iran’s national culture, historian says Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157563 http://hnn.us/article/157563 no author cited no author cited 0 History Bachelors Decline, but Several Upward Trends Persist Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157561 http://hnn.us/article/157561 no author cited no author cited 0 A writer in Paraguay has been sentenced to prison for alleged plagiarism of a historical novel Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:39:59 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157556 http://hnn.us/article/157556 Antoon De Baets Antoon De Baets 0