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Call for Papers “International Forum for Postdoctoral Scholars in Cold War International History Studies"

To foster the growth of emerging talents in conducting advanced research in Cold War history in China, East China Normal University will hold an “International Forum for Postdoctoral Scholars in Cold War International History Studies.” The forum will be at the East China Normal University campus at the Northern Zhongshan Road (Zhongshan Beilu), Shanghai. The forum will focus on the theme of “Cold War international history.” Its goal is to provide Chinese and foreign postdoctoral scholars in the field with an opportunity to learn about cutting-edge researches, expand their own scholarly vistas, and carry out in-depth dialogs.

New From the CWIHP Book Series: Rebellious Satellite: Poland 1956, by Pawel Machcewicz

A new book published by the Woodrow Wilson Center Press narrates the social history of Communism in 1956 Poland.

Woodrow Wilson Center, National Defense University Partner to Study Iran-Iraq War

Today Woodrow Wilson Center Director, President and CEO Jane Harman and National Defense University President Vice Admiral Ann E. Rondeau signed a Memorandum of Agreement for a joint research and conference program on Iraqi records captured in the wake of the 2003 invasion.

Political Transition in Hungary, 1989-1990

A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international conference "Political Transition in Hungary, 1989-1990," Budapest, Hungary, 12 June 1999

The Urban Movement and the Planning and Execution of the Tet Offensive

Reviewing Lịch sử Nam bộ kháng chiến (History of the Southern Resistance), Sophie Quinn-Judge argues that the urban political struggle played a major role in the early years of the Vietnam War.

New NPIHP Documents Show Iraqi Responses to US Deterrence Signaling before 1991 and 2003 Wars

NPIHP and CRRC release new Iraqi docs bearing on Iraqi responses to US deterrence signaling before during and after the 1991 Gulf War and the 2003 invasion of Iraq.

New Evidence on the Cold War in Asia

The Khrushchev-Mao Conversations, 31 July - 3 August 1958 and 2 October 1959 by Vladislav M. Zubok***Le Duan and the Break with China introduction by Stein Tonnesson***Document: "Comrade B on the Plot of the Reactionary Chinese Clique Against Vietnam translated and annotated by Christopher E. Goscha***

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Upcoming Events

From Free Europe to Free Poland: Free Europe Committee in the Cold War

September 05, 2014 // 9:00amSeptember 06, 2014 // 6:00pm

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