David Christian

David Christian
David Christian
Professor of History, Macquarie University, Sydney; Author, Maps of Time: An Introduction to Big History

DAVID CHRISTIAN is an historian and scholar of Russian history notable for creating and spearheading an interdisciplinary approach known as Big History. He taught the first Big History course in 1989 which examined history from the Big Bang to the present using a multidisciplinary approach and has subsequently published and lectured widely on the subject.

He is the author of This Fleeting World: A Short History of Humanity, Maps of Time: An Introduction to Big History, and Big History: Between Nothing and Everything.

 

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