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The research interests of members of the Oxford History Faculty cover the entire spectrum of history since Antiquity. They range from the early middle ages to the present, from Britain to Asia, and from the history of population to the history of art and ideas. In this section you can find out about the historical periods and research centres we work within, our numerous research projects, and our rich international programme of research seminars.

Featured Research Projects

China's War with Japan

China's War with Japan

The Second World War in China was the single most wrenching event in modern...

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The Gascon Rolls

The Gascon Rolls

In 1152 the future King Henry II Plantagenet of England married the divorced...

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Cultures of Knowledge

Cultures of Knowledge

Established in 2009, and <link>now...

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Britain and Continental Europe in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

Britain and Continental Europe in the...

Study of nineteenth century British, Irish, European and Jewish history at Oxford is unrivalled in its range and variety. The faculty is a dynamic centre for historians whose work ranges from the local and urban to national, imperial, international, transnational and comparative approaches. Geographically, we specialize in Britain and Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, the Habsburg Monarchy and...

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Faculty of History
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Oxford OX1 2RL
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