Doing and Teaching Development History

  On a flight from Beijing to Chicago last week, the man sitting by my right asked me what kind […]

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Elements of Historical Thinking

History is not simply the recalling of past events. It is more complex. It is an attempt to look into […]

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Questions on Development in Africa

Each year, billions of US dollars are sent to Africa as aid from the US government, foundations, charities, etc. These […]

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Teaching and Learning History

A substantial number of students come to my history classes telling me they are not good with history. There is […]

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Oral History Metadata Synthesizer

The Oral History Metadata Synthesizer developed by the University of Kentucky has great potentials in effectively managing oral interviews. In […]

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