For the past 50 years, Perspectives on History has been the principal source for news and information about the historical discipline. Published monthly during the academic year, Perspectives on History offers articles and commentary on teaching, computers and software, history in the media, museum exhibitions, and archives and research. Also includes the most comprehensive current listings of employment openings and historical activities, both within and outside academia.
Highlights from this issue:
Reflections on Current Events
- "Manufacturing Criminals": The Historical Roots of Baltimore's Racialized Criminal Justice System
By Dennis Halpin
- Which History in Obergefell v. Hodges?
By Nancy F. Cott
AHA Roundtable: Religious Freedom in Modern Islamic History
- Freedom of Religion in the Contemporary Middle East: Unsatisfactory Answers to the Wrong Questions
By Nancy Khalek
- Freedom in the Iranian Clerical Debate
By Meir Litvak
- Making Space for Shi'ism in Afghanistan's Public Sphere and State Structure
By Shah Mahmoud Hanifi
- Sectarianism and the Legacy of Empire in Egypt
By Omar Cheta