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  • Summer holiday full time paid internship opportunities[26 September 2014]

    Allianz internships for Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences students
    Applications close Tuesday 7 October 2014

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  • Professor James Der Derian discusses historian Barbara Tuchman's book on the WWI [8 August 2014]

    Barbara Tuchman's The Guns of August was a suprisingly popular book that won the Pulitzer prize after its publication in 1962. in it, Tuchman describes in great detail the opening events of the WWI conflict. So, what were the effects and lessons learned from this major world event? CISS Director, Professor James Der Derian, was interviewed about the significance of The Guns of August for contemporary global politics. Margaret MacMillan, Professor of History at St. Anthony's College in Oxford, and Anthony D'Agostino, Professor of History at San Francisco State University, were also among those interviewed.