David Pizzo

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Education:
Ph.D., University of North Carolina, 2007
M.A., University of North Carolina, 2001
B.A., Duke University, 1999

Publications
"African Kingdoms and Empire." In The Encyclopedia of Empire (ed. John MacKenzie). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015.
"Fulani Empire (Sokoto)." In The Encyclopedia of Empire (ed. John MacKenzie). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015.
"Informal Empire." In The Encyclopedia of Empire (ed. John MacKenzie). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015.
"Revolts, Clonial."  In The Encyclopedia of Empire (ed. John MacKenzie). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015 .
"Revolution and Social Change." In The Encyclopedia of Empire (ed. John MacKenzie). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015.
"War, weaponry and empire." In The Encyclopedia of Empire (ed. John MacKenzie). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015.
"Wars of Indepenence." In The Encyclopedia of Empire (ed. John MacKenzie). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2015.
"'Cunning Tactics': Indigenous Responses to the Imposition of German Colonial Rule in East Africa." In History Research 2:2 (Februay 2012): 73-109.
"Ataturk, Mustafe Kemal." In The Encyclopedia of War (ed. Gordon Matel). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
"The Greco-Turkish War of 1897."  In The Encyclopedia of War (ed. Gordon Matel). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
"The Greco-Turkish War of 1919-22."  In The Encyclopedia of War (ed. Gordon Matel). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
"Pacification."  In The Encyclopedia of War (ed. Gordon Matel). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
"Punitive Expeditions."  In The Encyclopedia of War (ed. Gordon Matel). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
"Talat, Mehmed (Talat Pasha)."  In The Encyclopedia of War (ed. Gordon Matel). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
"To Devour the Land of Mkwawa": Colonial Violence and the German-Hehe War in East Africa c.1884-1914. Saarbrücken, Germany: Lambert Academic Publising, 2010.
"A Continuing Discussion on Fascism, Globalization, and the 'Third World.'" in Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East 20: 1 & 2 (2002): 119-25.
"The Museumization of Fascism: 'Functional Substitutes for Fascism' in the Era of Globalization." in Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa, adn the Middle East 18:2 (1998): 96-107.

Courses Taught
World Civilizations & Cultures I
World Civilizations & Cultures II
Empires through Time
Terrorism in World History
The Third Reich & the Holocaust
American Power
Honors Seminar in Social Science I
Honors Seminar in Social Science II
Modern Europe (as part of Paris-London Human Rights Program)
History of World Religions
Europe in Renaissance & Reformation
Special Topics—History in London
History of Modern Germany
Modern Africa
Slavery in Africa
Genocide in World History
Europe During WWI and WWII
Europe since 1914
The Third Reich
Seminar in European History
Europe since 1945
Special Topics II Modern Greece
Special Topics II Modern Italy
Special Topics II Modern Greece & Italy

Courses Taught Abroad
Introduction to German Language and Culture: Summer 2012 (KIIS in Berlin)
Europe in Renaissance & Reformation: Summer 2008 (KIIS in Bregenz, Austria)
History of Modern Germany & Austria: Summer 2008 (KIIS in Bregenz, Austria)
The Third Reich: Summer 2010 and Summer 2012 (KIIS in Berlin)
History Study Abroad: Spring 2009 (linked to HIS 412/612)
Special Topics: The History of Berlin: Summer 2010 (KIIS in Berlin)
Special Topics: The History of Tanzania: Summer 2011 (KIIS in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania)
Special Topics: Conflict, Refugees, & Genocide in East Africa- The Tanzanian Exception?: Summer 2011 (KIIS in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania)
History Study Abroad: Winter 2011-12 (Discover Greece Program)

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Research Interests
European History, particularly Central Europe, Greece, Italy, and the USSR: African History, particularly East, Southern, and Central Africa; The History of Slavery; Religious History and World Religions; Military History; Global History; The History of European Empires;  Global Issues/ International Studies;  Political Economy and Global Capitalism;  Service Learning Courses;  Study Abroad (Greece, Italy, Austria, Germany, the United Kingdom, Tanzania, and South Africa);  Genocide;  Terrorism