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The 2012 Haskins Prize Lecture

"A Life of Learning"by Joyce Appleby


Joyce Appleby, professor emerita of history at the University of California, Los Angeles, delivered the 2012 Charles Homer Haskins Prize Lecture on May 11, during the ACLS Annual Meeting in Philadelphia,PA. Named for the first chairman of ACLS, the lecture series was established in 1983 and has as its theme "A Life of Learning."  


2011 Haskins Prize Lecturer


Joyce Appleby has long studied how economic developments have changed perceptions about human capacities and convictions about political order. Her research on the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries in England, France, and America has focused on the impact of an expanding world market on people’s understanding of their society and their place in it. Read more.

Charles Homer Haskins Prize Lectures

2012 Annual Meeting