Mark Bailey, Grant, Heekin, Major, Martin, Mwantuali and Wu
September 13, 2012
Dean of Faculty Patrick Reynolds announced the promotion of seven Hamilton faculty members to the rank of professor. Mark Bailey, computer science; Kevin Grant, history; Elaine Heekin, dance and movement studies; Seth Major, physics; Robert Martin, government; Joseph Mwantuali, French; and Stephen Wu, economics, were promoted effective July 1.
February 8, 2011
Associate Professor of History Kevin Grant has published an article titled British Suffragettes and the Russian Method of Hunger Strike in the current issue of the journal Comparative Studies in Society and History. Grant explains in this article how British suffragettes adapted the hunger strike as a tactic of prison protest from Russians political prisoners.
May 18, 2010
An essay by Associate Professor of History Kevin Grant has been re-published in German. The essay, “Die Menschenrechte und die staatliche Abschaffung der Sklaverei, 1885-1956,” appears in Stefan-Ludwig Hoffman (ed.), Moralpolitik: Geschichte der Menschenrechte im 20. Jahrhundert
(Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag, 2010). The original essay, “Human Rights and Sovereign Abolitions of Slavery, 1885-1956,” was published in 2007 in Beyond Sovereignty
, a collection co-edited by Grant. More ...
December 15, 2009
Professor of History Maurice Isserman has authored revised versions of Across America: The Lewis & Clark Expedition
and Exploring North America 1800-1900
and Associate Professor of History Kevin Grant has authored a revised version of Exploration in the Age of Empire 1750-1953
. The three books are part of Facts on File's Discovery and Exploration
10-book series revised for a young adult audience. Isserman serves as the co-editor for the entire series. More ...