Writing for the New Yorker, Assistant Professor of Philosophy Olufemi O. Taiwo sheds light on the links between our history, modern global trade, and the climate crisis.
Georgetown is a leader in global, trans-regional, and comparative history.
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This master's program is sponsored by the Department of History. Students both delve deeply into the history of a particular world region and situate that same region within a broader context through the study of transnational, comparative, and thematic trends.
The Department of History sponsors this doctoral program with strengths in the history of the United States, early modern and modern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, Russia and the Soviet Union, and East Asia.
Georgetown's Department of History sponsors this major in history for undergraduate students who want to improve their critical reading, writing, and analytical abilities and develop strong research skills as they learn more about many and diverse world regions and time periods.
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The Georgetown Institute for Global History provides a forum for scholarly exchange and public debate about the historical roots of globalization and the world we live in.