Historians in the News Historians in the News articles brought to you by History News Network. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +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 UCLA Economist, Known as Railroad Historian, Dies at 89 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156783 http://hnn.us/article/156783 no author cited no author cited 0 David Rosand, an Art History Scholar Whose Heart Was in Venice, Dies at 75 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156775 http://hnn.us/article/156775 no author cited no author cited 0 NYT interviews Rick Perlstein about his book Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156770 http://hnn.us/article/156770 no author cited no author cited 0 OAH issues a statement in support of the AP standards Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156767 http://hnn.us/article/156767 no author cited no author cited 0 Daniel Pipes says in interview that the absence of anti-Israel protests in Muslim countries is highly significant Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156762 http://hnn.us/article/156762 no author cited no author cited 0 A historian who studies China has discovered an overlooked angle in the debate about the Middle East. Could he have figured out a key reason for Iraq’s failure to defeat ISIS? Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156761 http://hnn.us/article/156761 HNN Staff HNN Staff 0 American Historical Association backs revision of the AP course in history Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156758 http://hnn.us/article/156758 no author cited no author cited 0 Middle East Scholars and Librarians Call for the Boycott of Israeli Academic Institutions Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156757 http://hnn.us/article/156757 no author cited no author cited 0 Cornel West and the Insular World of the Obama-Hating Left Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156753 http://hnn.us/article/156753 no author cited no author cited 0 Fox to turn Doris Kearns Goodwin’s “No Ordinary Time” into a 10 hour series on FDR and Eleanor Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156752 http://hnn.us/article/156752 no author cited no author cited 0 Martin Kramer says Columbia University professors claim Israelis are the new Nazis Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156750 http://hnn.us/article/156750 no author cited no author cited 0 Denying Historians: China’s Archives Increasingly Off-Bounds Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156749 http://hnn.us/article/156749 no author cited no author cited 0 Is this the way to teach history? Mark Carnes thinks so. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156743 http://hnn.us/article/156743 no author cited no author cited 0 A Map To The Roots Of Ferguson's Civic Unrest Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156742 http://hnn.us/article/156742 no author cited no author cited 0 A prominent historian of science dies and no one takes notice Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156738 http://hnn.us/article/156738 Barry Mehler Barry Mehler 0 A pro-Hamas Left emerges among historians, complains Jeffrey Herf Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156736 http://hnn.us/article/156736 Jeffrey Herf Jeffrey Herf 0 Classicist Mary Beard celebrated by the New Yorker as “The Troll Slayer” Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156732 http://hnn.us/article/156732 Rebecca Mead Rebecca Mead 0 Ilan Pappé praised in Iran as a "prominent anti-Zionist Israeli historian and intellectual" Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156726 http://hnn.us/article/156726 no author cited no author cited 0 It's hard to be an optimist today, but Juan Cole is Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156700 http://hnn.us/article/156700 Irshad Manji Irshad Manji 0 Georgetown U. Professor Compares Israel to ISIS Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:05 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/156692 http://hnn.us/article/156692 no author cited no author cited 0