Global History for Global Citizenship by Patrick Karl O’Brien: A Summary (via Global History @ LSE)

Why is it important to study Global History? Nietzsche said that " knowledge of the past has always been desired in the services of the present." That is still true, because Globalisation is the leitmotiv of our time Global History's diffusion into systems of preparatory and higher education is unavoidable. Secondly, as science heads towards the ever smaller scale, Higgs boson and quarks, so other subjects have scaled in the opposite direction. L … Read More

via Global History @ LSE