Dr. Jerry H. Bentley (1949-2012)



He passed away being Professor of World History, Early Modern History, and the Expansion of Europe at the University of Hawaii, and editor of Journal of World History.


Some Recent Publications

Bentley, J. H. & Curtis, K. R., eds. (2014). Architects of World History: Researching the Global Past. Hoboken, New Jersey: Wiley-Blackwell.

Bentley, J. H. (2013). The Oxford Handbook of World History. New York & Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Bentley, J. H.; Ziegler, H. F. (2008). Traditions and Encounters: A Global Perspective on the Past. Boston: McGraw-Hill.



Bentley, J. H. (2007). "Early Modern Europe and the Early Modern World", in J. H. Bentley and C. H. Parker, eds. Between the Middle Ages and Modernity: Individual and Community in the Early Modern World. New York...: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, pp. 13-31.

Bentley, J. H. (1998). "Hemispheric Integration, 500–1500 c.e.". Journal of World History, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 237-254.

Bentley, J. H. (1996). "Cross-Cultural Interaction and Periodization in World History". American Historical Review, no. 101, pp. 749-770.