Personal Details: Hughes-Warrington, Marnie
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Marnie Hughes-Warrington, PhD, *1970, is Professor of History and Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research and Enterprise at the University of South Australia and the author of seven books in history theory.
Her current book project, Big and Little Histories, looks at how the scales of histories are connected with ethics. She is patron of the New South Wales History Teachers’ Association and in 2008 was named Prime Minister’s University Teacher of the Year.
History’s Trolley Problem
Should history be taught on big scales, or should it focus on the experiences of small groups or even individuals over shorter times?