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City University of New York - Queensborough
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Intellectual History, Modern Europe, Genocide, Human Rights, history of Geographers, Nationalism
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About Me

intellectual historian focusing on concepts and ideas of mass violence, rights and identity. Professor Danielsson is currently working on a book on Pan-Nationalism, among other research projects.  Trained in Modern Germany and early modern and modern intellectual history, Professor Danielsson teaches undergraduate courses on Modern European history, Genocide, Holocaust, Fascism, Nazism, Communism and Nationalism. She has taught graduate courses on Transformations of Modernity, Readings in Fascism, and Enlightenment and Critique.

Recent Publications

War and Sexual Violence (ed.) (Ferdinand Schöningh [Brill]: Paderborn, Forthcoming 2018)

Intellectual Antisemitism, (ed.) (Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann, 2017)

War and Geography (ed.) (Ferdinand Schöningh, Paderborn; 2016) (with Frank Jacob)

The Explorer’s Roadmap to National Socialism: Sven Hedin, Geography, and the Path to Genocide, (Ashgate: Aldershot, 2012; Routledge: New York, 2016)

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
France, Germany, Scandinavia, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
4, 5, 7, 8
Expertise by Topic
Colonialism, Genocide, Human Rights, Politics, Race, Science