Concepts in Public History for Marketplace Dialogue

Persons, Ideology, and Cognitive Mapping

Persons, Ideology, and Cognitive Mapping

Ideologies are like social science models. Historians point out that that such boxes are useful for mapping (another form of modelling) but persons and their cognition do not fit with mathematic precision into such spaces.   Such hardline arguments...

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The Case of Birkbeck and Adult Education

The Case of Birkbeck and Adult Education

From Times Higher Education, 12 January 2023 Tom Williams, How Birkbeck was squeezed by years of neglect for adult education, London’s revered ‘night university’ enters bicentenary year mired in financial crisis. Quotes: “Professor Michie, president of Kellogg...

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