This article explores how we deal with controversial topics, traumatic pasts, and uncomfortable truths about world history.
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In Portugal, the restoration or demolition of the landmarks of the ‘Discoveries’ and colonialism has been extensively debated.
Abstract: Eleni Zanou from Cyprus presents her motivations for teaching history ‘unconventionally’. She explains that using the one and only textbook entails many risks – such as the lack of… Read More ›
Teachers from Jordan, Cyprus, Lebanon and Turkey share the risks they took in the pedagogies they pioneered and histories they unveiled.
This is a dangerous moment, globally, for the liberal arts, education and research, for democratic values generally, and for history and history education specifically.