AP World Unit 1
“When Any of You Intend to Divorce”: Teaching Continuity and Divorce in the Medieval Islamic Middle East, c.600 - c.1600
A discussion of teaching continutiy using examples of divorce in the Islamic Middle East
Discussion of how to facilitate student-centered discussions using Southernization
Discussion of using Benjamin of Tudela as an example of travelers in premodern Afroeurasia
Discussion of integrating Jewish history into world history with an emphasis on Jewish participation in Afroeurasian trade
A discussion of the Song Chinese economy.
Discussion of how to teach the Indian Ocean exchange network between 1000 and 1500 C.E.
A discussion of how to use creative essays in world history courses.
A collection of all recent posts about medieval West Africa and a list of resources for teaching.
A discussion of the challenges of teaching gender in medieval West Africa and how we can use historical imagination to help students understand different perspectives.
A discussion of how to teach arrival of Islam in medieval West Africa.