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Intellectual History Research

Researchers in intellectual history study knowledge of the past, with a particular focus on the period from 1500 to 1850. Their studies apply robust technical expertise as well as a keen interest in how institutions and publications have shaped the world of learning. Researchers at Caltech have a special expertise and focus on the history of Europe; other studies include the physical sciences, philosophy, Renaissance humanism, the age of exploration, and the history of art collecting.

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November 1, 2022 4:00 pm

History Seminar

Stefan Link, Associate Professor of History, Dartmouth College,
November 14, 2022 4:00 pm

History Seminar Series

Location to be announced
Yangyang Cheng, Research Scholar in Law and Fellow, Paul Tsai China Center, Yale Law School,