Nieuws https://www.uu.nl/en en Sat, 18 May 2024 14:36:10 +0200 Wed, 08 May 2024 12:57:00 +0200 Between Neutrality and Solidarity: Swiss Good Offices in Afghanistan from 1979 to 1992 https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/between-neutrality-and-solidarity-swiss-good-offices-in-afghanistan-from-1979-to-1992 In her new book, Liliane Stadler examines Switzerland's role in Soviet-occupied Afghanistan from 1979 to 1992 and why and how this role changed in this period. 140410 Wed, 08 May 2024 12:57:00 +0200 Nieuws Out of Shadows: A Graphic Novel Set in Lausanne a Century Ago https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/out-of-shadows-a-graphic-novel-set-in-lausanne-a-century-ago The graphic novel, a public engagement activity, aims to tell the complex history of peace-making in the inter-war era in a fun but still thought-provoking manner. 140260 Thu, 02 May 2024 12:57:00 +0200 Nieuws The Making of Technique in the Arts https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/the-making-of-technique-in-the-arts The Making of Techniques in the Arts explores the linguistic, philosophical, and pedagogic history of technique in the arts. 136795 Fri, 12 Jan 2024 11:36:00 +0100 Nieuws Dissertating Geography: An Inquiry into the Making of Student Geographical Knowledge, 1950-2020 https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/dissertating-geography-an-inquiry-into-the-making-of-student-geographical-knowledge-1950-2020 In Dissertating Geography, Assistant Professor of Cultural History Mette Bruinsma examines the history of geography from a bottom-up perspective. 135368 Thu, 09 Nov 2023 14:52:00 +0100 Nieuws Hybridity, Conflict, and the Global Politics of Cybersecurity https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/hybridity-conflict-and-the-global-politics-of-cybersecurity Hybridity, Conflict, and the Global Politics of Cybersecurity explores the hybridity and conflict inherent to new processes of cybersecurity. 134260 Tue, 03 Oct 2023 12:22:00 +0200 Nieuws The Rise and Fall of the People’s Parties https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/the-rise-and-fall-of-the-peoples-parties Associate Professor in Political History Pepijn Corduwener presents a synthetic history of democracy in Western Europe since 1918. 134117 Wed, 27 Sep 2023 15:09:00 +0200 Nieuws Capital Shortage: Credit and Indian Economic Development, 1920-1960 https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/capital-shortage-credit-and-indian-economic-development-1920-1960 Seeking the roots of persistent poverty, Maanik Nath finds that the pervasive high cost and shortage of capital affected the peasant’s ability to invest in land. 133636 Tue, 12 Sep 2023 11:48:00 +0200 Nieuws The Medieval Chronicle 15: Essays in Honour of Erik Kooper https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/the-medieval-chronicle-15-essays-in-honour-of-erik-kooper A Festschrift of The Medieval Chronicle series published by Brill was recently published, with essays dedicated to linguist Erik Kooper. 132261 Fri, 21 Jul 2023 10:15:00 +0200 Nieuws De toekomst van het verleden: Erfgoed en klimaat https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/de-toekomst-van-het-verleden-erfgoed-en-klimaat Climate change means that we have to deal with history in new ways, Professor Thijs Weststeijn argues in his new book The Future of the Past: Heritage and Climate. 131362 Thu, 08 Jun 2023 15:23:00 +0200 Nieuws Artificial Intelligence and International Conflict in Cyberspace https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/artificial-intelligence-and-international-conflict-in-cyberspace In this new volume, authors explore how artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming international conflict in cyberspace. 130859 Tue, 23 May 2023 11:58:00 +0200 Nieuws Letters in the Dust: The Epigraphy and Archaeology of Medieval Jewish Cemeteries https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/letters-in-the-dust-the-epigraphy-and-archaeology-of-medieval-jewish-cemeteries In their new book, Leonard Rutgers and Ortal-Paz Saar open up the field of medieval Jewish archaeology and epigraphy. 129980 Fri, 21 Apr 2023 17:55:00 +0200 Nieuws They All Made Peace – What is Peace? The 1923 Lausanne Treaty and the New Imperial Order https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/they-all-made-peace-what-is-peace-the-1923-lausanne-treaty-and-the-new-imperial-order Ozan Ozavci and Jonathan Conlin (University of Southampton) have recently published their new book about Treaty of Lausanne and the post-Ottoman world. 129860 Wed, 19 Apr 2023 17:08:00 +0200 Nieuws Genesis and Nemesis of the First Dutch Colonial Empire in Asia and South Africa, 1596–1811 https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/genesis-and-nemesis-of-the-first-dutch-colonial-empire-in-asia-and-south-africa-1596-1811 In this publication, Professor by Special Appointment Gerrit Knaap examines the construction of the Dutch East India Company’s (VOC) empire. 129668 Thu, 13 Apr 2023 12:14:00 +0200 Nieuws The European Experience: A Multi-Perspective History of Modern Europe, 1500-2000 https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/the-european-experience-a-multi-perspective-history-of-modern-europe-1500-2000 Nearly one hundred historians from across Europe contributed to this book that aims to diversify the study of modern European history. 128116 Mon, 27 Feb 2023 13:02:00 +0100 Nieuws Revolutionary Worlds: Local Perspectives and Dynamics During the Indonesian Independence War, 1945-1949 https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/revolutionary-worlds-local-perspectives-and-dynamics-during-the-indonesian-independence-war-1945 Edited by Roel Frakking among others, ‘Revolutionary Worlds’ looks at the Indonesian Revolution (1945-1949) from a local and regional perspective. 127336 Thu, 02 Feb 2023 15:03:00 +0100 Nieuws Moderate Modernity: The Newspaper Tempo and the Transformation of Weimar Democracy https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/moderate-modernity-the-newspaper-tempo-and-the-transformation-of-weimar-democracy Assistant Professor of Cultural History Jochen Hung traces the history of “Germany's most modern newspaper” during the rise of the Nazis. 127342 Thu, 02 Feb 2023 15:00:00 +0100 Nieuws Living with the Land: Rural and Agricultural Actors in Twentieth-Century Europe https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/living-with-the-land-rural-and-agricultural-actors-in-twentieth-century-europe Professor of International History and the Environment Liesbeth van de Grift edited a new book on agriculture in the 20th century. 124973 Thu, 10 Nov 2022 11:06:00 +0100 Nieuws National Champion: Statoil and Equinor since 2001 https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/national-champion-statoil-and-equinor-since-2001 In this book, business historian Marten Boon describes the history of Norwegian energy concern Equinor on the occasion of its 50th anniversary. 124196 Wed, 12 Oct 2022 14:20:00 +0200 Nieuws Serbian Paramilitaries and the Breakup of Yugoslavia: State Connections and Patterns of Violence https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/serbian-paramilitaries-and-the-breakup-of-yugoslavia-state-connections-and-patterns-of-violence This publication, written by Iva Vukušić, is the first to offer a comprehensive analysis of Serbian paramilitary units during the violent breakup of Yugoslavia. 123953 Tue, 04 Oct 2022 16:46:00 +0200 Nieuws Hawija: The Destructive Realities of Our Remote War Against IS https://www.uu.nl/en/publication/hawija-the-destructive-realities-of-our-remote-war-against-is-0 Jip van Dort, Lauren Gould and Marrit Woudwijk investigated the Dutch attack on Hawija and have compiled their findings in the new publication ‘Hawija’. 123498 Thu, 22 Sep 2022 14:58:00 +0200 Nieuws