Periodization and Globalization — Jacques Le Goff
The conclusion to “Must We Divide History Into Periods,” by Jacques Le Goff.
“I trust I have not lost sight of the broader question with which I began, namely, whether history is a unified, continuous whole or whether it is broken up instead into segments of greater or lesser length. To put the...
Columbia University Press, in conjunction with the Office of the Provost of Columbia University, is pleased to announce that Wael B. Hallaq is the winner of the first annual Columbia University Press Distinguished Book Award for his book “The Impossible State: Islam, Politics, and Modernity’s Moral Predicament.”