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Detail of Daniel in the lion's den from the Dutch Bible of de Hooghe (1702).
Details of our collaborations with these affiliates may be found under Programs of Study, Research, and Events.
Department of History
The World History Center is set within the Department of History at the University of Pittsburgh, and works closely with all aspects of the department program.
The Center is affiliated with the Global Studies Center, including its undergraduate and graduate programs and its outreach activities. In common, the Center and Global Studies emphasize historical aspects of global studies.
The University Center for International Studies encompasses three federally funded National Resource Centers: the Center for Latin American Studies Center, the Center for Russian and East European Studies and the Global Studies Center. The Center is also affiliated with the Asian Studies Center and European Studies Center, European Union Center of Excellence
The World History Center links global and regional studies through collaboration with these centers, and also with the Program in African Studies.
The World History Center works with these and other organizations on history curriculum.
This organization facilitates global discussion among world historians. The Network of Global and World History Organizations (NOGWHISTO) formed at an international meeting in Dresden, July 2, 2008. At it, representatives from organizations devoted to global and world history formed a network that will create a global discourse on large-scale history, uniting historians from around the world. NOGWHISTO has been admitted to the International Committee of Historical Sciences (CISH, the UNESCO-affiliated world organization of historians) as an affiliate focused on world and global history. The constituent organizations of NOGWHISTO are:
Red Latinoamericana de Historia Global (RLHG, founded 2013)
African Network in Global History /Réseau Africain d'Histoire Mondiale (ANGH/RAHM, founded 2009)
Asian Association of World Historians (AAWH, founded 2008)
European Network in Universal and Global History (ENIUGH, founded 2005)
World History Association (WHA, founded 1982)
Regional Centers in World History
Research centers for world history have begun to form on several continents
Research Institute of Comparative History, Hanyang University, Seoul
Global History and Culture Centre, University of Warwick
Communities, Comparisons, Connections, University of Ghent
Instituto Mora, Mexico City
Global Studies Consortium
The World History Center and Global Studies Center at Pitt are jointly affiliated with the Global Studies Consortium, in which programs at over 30 major universities collaborate to build interdisciplinary graduate degree programs in global studies.
Global Studies Centers
These multidisciplinary centers explore global change and policy issues. The Center seeks to partner with them in exploring the history of global change.