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Dr. Nitin Sinha joins New Perspectives series

Posted on Thursday 27 March 2014

Dr Nitin Sinha (University of York) joins New Perspectives in South Asian History (published by Orient BlackSwan) as a series editor

Global Health Histories Seminars: 2014’s Topics Unveiled

Posted on Tuesday 21 January 2014

In 2014 the focus of the popular annual seminar series turns to the history of universal health coverage. And once again, people from all over the world will be able to register to listen and discuss the issues under consideration live over the internet.

Clergy, Church and Society in England and Wales

Posted on Wednesday 8 January 2014

Clergy, Church and Society in England and Wales essays published

Research activity



Mexico: Uneven development and Primary Health Care - GHH Seminar 77

77th GHH seminar on Primary Health Care in Mexico


History Anniversary Lecture

'South African Communists: Their History and Impact', Professor Tom Lodge, University of Limerick

Undergraduate study

Postgraduate study

Scholarships for Postgraduate Study

The White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities (WRoCAH) will be offering 66 studentships to support PhDs for the academic year 2014-15. We are also pleased to announce three scholarships supporting the MAs in Public History and Contemporary History and International Politics.