World

History

Filter By:

Type

Fellow

Research Team

Use comma-separated ID numbers for each author

Support the Hoover Institution

Join the Hoover Institution's community of supporters in advancing ideas defining a free society.

Support Hoover

Blank Section (Placeholder)Analysis and Commentary

Pacific Century: Asia’s Chinese Democracy

interview with Michael R. Auslin, John Yoovia The Pacific Century
Wednesday, July 1, 2020

An Interview with Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu.

Uncommon Knowledge new logo 1400 x 1400
Blank Section (Placeholder)

The Case against Revolution with Ayaan Hirsi Ali

interview with Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, June 30, 2020

AUDIO ONLY

As the United States and the world embark on fraught conversations about race, history, law enforcement, and the underpinnings of our very civilization, Ayaan Hirsi Ali joins Peter Robinson for an enlightening conversation.

Analysis and Commentary

The US Could Learn From How Eastern Europe Treats Its Soviet Oppressors’ Statues

by Markos Kounalakisvia Miami Herald
Friday, June 26, 2020

Statues and monuments — from Columbus to Confederates, presidents to priests — are heatedly being removed, defaced or destroyed. Police actions and popular protests have rekindled debates over American history that can be informed by how other countries have managed their tortured pasts and controversial memorials.

Blank Section (Placeholder)

Escape from Pandemics: Triumph of Delusion?

interview with Kyle Harpervia Hoover Podcasts
Thursday, June 11, 2020

A History Working Group seminar with Kyle Harper.

Blank Section (Placeholder)

Stephen Kotkin: China, Russia, And American Freedom | Hoover Virtual Policy Briefing

interview with Stephen Kotkinvia Hoover Podcasts
Thursday, June 25, 2020

Stephen Kotkin Discusses China, Russia, And American Freedom.

Blank Section (Placeholder)

GoodFellows: Condoleezza Rice On COVID, Russia, And Putin

interview with Condoleezza Rice, John H. Cochrane, Niall Ferguson, H. R. McMastervia Hoover Podcasts
Wednesday, June 24, 2020

This week on GoodFellows, we tackle a very complex geopolitical topic: Russia and the effects the COVID-19 crisis has had on that country’s economy, internal politics, international relations and aspirations, and ability to influence other countries and regions. To help us, we are fortunate to have one of the world’s foremost experts on the subject, someone who has years of direct experience in dealing with Russia and with Vladimir Putin himself: Hoover fellow (and soon to be director of the Hoover Institution) Condoleezza Rice, the former secretary of state and national security director under George W. Bush.

Blank Section (Placeholder)Featured

The Pacific Century Writes A Book!

interview with Michael R. Auslin, John Yoovia The Pacific Century
Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Asia’s New Geopolitics: Essays on Reshaping the Indo-Pacific.

Blank Section (Placeholder)

The Doctor Is In: Scott Atlas and the Efficacy of Lockdowns, Social Distancing, and Closings

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, June 22, 2020

AUDIO ONLY

Dr. Scott Atlas’s prescription includes more protection for people in nursing homes, two weeks of strict self-isolation for those with mild symptoms, and most importantly, the opening of all K–12 schools.

Blank Section (Placeholder)Blank Section (Placeholder)Analysis and Commentary

Area 45: San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer: Getting Vocal

interview with Kevin Faulconervia Area 45
Thursday, June 18, 2020

Challenges facing both San Diego as well as many of America’s great cities.   

Blank Section (Placeholder)

Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Identity Politics And Its Tribal Branches | Hoover Virtual Policy Briefing

interview with Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Hoover Podcasts
Thursday, June 18, 2020

Ayaan Hirsi Ali Discusses Identity Politics And Its Tribal Branches.

Pages

Military History Working Group


The Working Group on the Role of Military History in Contemporary Conflict examines how knowledge of past military operations can influence contemporary public policy decisions concerning current conflicts.