Jürgen Osterhammel

Dr. Jürgen Osterhammel

Distinguished Fellow at the Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS).

e-mail: juergen.osterhammel@uni-konstanz.de

Some recent publications

  • Osterhammel, J. (2018-2019).

Unfabling the East: The Enlightenment’s Encounter with Asia. Princeton University Press. [German original: Die Entzauberung Asiens. Beck C. H, 2010].

  • Osterhammel, J. (2014).

The Transformation of the World: A Global History of the Nineteenth Century. Princeton University Press.

  • Osterhammel, J. & Petersson, N. P. (2009).

Globalization: A Short History. Princeton University Press.

Texts to download

  • Osterhammel, J. (2006)

Europe, the “West” and the Civilizing Mission. The German Historical Institute London.

  • Osterhammel, J. (2006).

“A ‘Transnational’ History of Society. Continuity or New Departure?”, in Haupt, H.-G. & Kocka, J., eds. Comparative and Transnational History. Central European Approaches and New Perspectives. Bergham Books, pp. 39-51.