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Mark Mazower

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Mark Mazower

Mark Mazower teaches history at Columbia University. His new book, Hitler's Empire: How the Nazis Ruled Europe (Penguin Press), is just out.


News and Features

How the twentieth century’s confidence in social solidarity, human dignity and a better future died a slow, quiet death.

Perry Anderson deftly punctures the EU's self-serving myths, but his own pieties make him a better prosecutor than judge.

Four authors examine the evolution of the social sciences and how academic theorizing impacted global affairs before and after Vietnam.

The European Union needs to get Serbia focused on the future.

A modern-day Rip Van Winkle challenges the view that Europeans are too wrapped up in their past to move on.

Two new books explore Turkey's place in the world and what EU
membership would imply for international affairs.

Over the century that followed the Napoleonic wars, the Ottoman Empire contracted and eventually disappeared from the map.