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|Paul Werth received his B.A. from Knox College (1990) and his Ph.D.
from the University of Michigan (1996). He has also studied
at the University of Copenhagen (1989) and the University of Wisconsin
(1993). He joined the faculty of the University of Nevada, Las
Vegas in 1997 and is now Professor in the History Department.
In 2004-2005 he was visting fellow at the Slavic Research Center
at the University of Hokkaido, Japan; a fellow
at the National Humanities Center in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina in
2007-2008; and a visting fellow at the Center for Advanced study at
Ludwig-Maximilians Universitšt in Munich, Germany in 2011. He is
currently editor of the journal Kritika: Explorations
in Russian and Eurasian History, having served as associate editor in 2007-2009.
His research interests include issues of ethnic and religious minorities in the Russian empire and the problem of religious toleration in the Russian Empire. In conducting research, he has worked in archives and libraries in St. Petersburg, Kazan, Moscow, Kirov, Ufa, Ioshkar-Ola, Samara, Sapporo, Saratov, Riga, Tbilisi, Tartu, and Vilnius. He has published articles in Social History, Slavic Review, Nationalities Papers, Kritika, Comparative Studies in Society and History, Russian Review, Ab Imperio, Cahiers du Monde russe, Journal of Modern History. His book, At the Margins of Orthodoxy, was published with Cornell University Press in 2002, and a book of his essays in Russian translation has been published as Православие, инославие, иноверие: Очерки по истории религиозного разнообразия Российской Империи (Новое литературное обозрение, 2012). He is currently completely a monograph entitled The Tsar's Foreign Faiths: Toleration and the Fate of Religious Freedom in Imperial Russia, to be published with Oxford University Press.
Terrorism in the Russian Empire
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STUDENT EVALUATIONS. Here I provide access to numerical student evaluations from previous courses that I have taught. Do with them what you will.
HIST 348: World War I (Fall, 2012)
HIST 732: Religion in Modern European History (Fall, 2012)