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Call for Papers:
The Global History of War and Empire

In collaboration with the Amsterdam School of Historical Studies, the Research School for Political History, the Netherlands Institute for Military History, the Faculty of Military Sciences of the Netherlands Defence Academy, and the University of Amsterdam, SHoW invites proposals for a conference on the global history of war and empire.

This will be a face-to-face conference in
Amsterdam on the 24-25 November 2022.

This conference seeks to provide a space for a measured and informed analysis of war and empire, taking a global and transnational view of the place of violence in the making and remaking of colonial states and societies.

More details can be found here.

The deadline for submissions is 31st July 2022

Please submit proposals to secretary@show.org.uk

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About the Society

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A SOCIETY WITH THE AMBITION TO STIMULATE A BROAD RANGE OF DISCUSSION ABOUT THE PLACE OF WAR IN SOCIETY, ITS IMPACTS ON CULTURES AND INDIVIDUALS AND HOW IT HAS BEEN PERCEIVED, EXPERIENCED AND LEGITIMATED.
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"Whilst our central concern is the history of warfare, we also seek to encourage an open and inter-disciplinary dialogue that facilitates a much wider appreciation for the role of war in generating social, political, economic and military change."