Our State of the Field essays provide introductions to a wide variety of topics. Largely written by Early Career Researchers, each article is intended as an accessible synthesis of work on a particular field of study. Look out for future essays on the histories of emotions, senses, childhood, empire and many more.
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History (Volume 106, Issue 370). May 2021.
Image: Willow pattern nineteenth-century plate. Public Domain.
W. G. Burgess
History (Volume 106, Issue 369). January 2021.
Image: The British Museum, Public Domain.
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Danielle Charette and Max Skjönsburg
History (Volume 105, Issue 366). July 2020.
Image: Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan, frontispiece. Public Domain.