Contemporary History is a discipline which attempts to make sense of the modern world. In research it has traditionally focused on politics peculiar to modern European societies, whose influence has spread all over the world during the last couple of centuries.
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Contemporary History aims at making sense of today’s society and politics by means of a history-based analysis. The Department is focused on teaching and researching the recent history of politics, international relations and the society.