Global History, Imperial History and Connected Histories of Empire

  title={Global History, Imperial History and Connected Histories of Empire},
  author={S. Potter and Simon J. Jonathan Saha},
  journal={Journal of Colonialism and Colonial History},
  pages={ - }
The turn towards Global history shows no sign of abating. It seems that across the discipline, historians are becoming increasingly interested in understanding the past on a planetary scale. Prominent Imperial historians, in particular, have been among the most fervent advocates of Global history. So close are the concerns of some Imperial history—particularly British Imperial history—to those of Global history, that it is getting harder to disentangle the two. Despite this we argue that… Expand
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