Professor Peter Burke's latest work

Professor Peter Burke's latest work

16 December 2015

 

Professor Peter Burke (History, 1960) has published his latest work 'What is the History of Knowledge?' (2016) The book in an introduction into a new and fast-growing field of historical research and discusses its main concepts and the problems that it raises. 

This year, Professor Burke gave the Menahem Stern lectures in Jerusalem on 'Exiles and Expatriates in the History of Knowledge', as well as a series of lectures on the history of knowledge in Medellin, Colombia where he was made an honorary professor at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia. 

 

What is the History of Knowledge Burke