World History Matters is a portal to world history websites developed by the Center for History and New Media

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Project art for World History Sources

World History Sources

A resource center designed to help high school and college world history teachers and students locate, analyze, and learn from online primary sources and further their understanding of the complex nature of world history issues.

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Project art for Women in World History

Women in World History

An online curriculum resource center designed to help high school and college teachers and students analyze online primary sources.

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Project art for Gulag

Gulag: Many Days, Many Lives

An online exhibit that immerses viewers in the varied experiences of gulag prisoners.

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Project art for Imaging the French Revolution

Imaging the French Revolution

In essays, seven scholars analyze forty-two images of crowds and crowd violence in the French Revolution.

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Project art for Children and Youth in History

Children and Youth in History

Explore the history of children and youth through primary sources, website reviews, teaching modules, and case studies.

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Project art for Making the History of 1989

Making the History of 1989

Explore the fall of Communism in Eastern Europe through essays, primary sources, and case studies.

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Project art for Liberty, Equality, Fraternity

Liberty, Equality, Fraternity: Exploring the French Revolution

This site offers a lively introduction to the French Revolution with an extraordinary archive of documentary evidence.

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