Is Twitter effective as a learning tool?

New research carried out by Edge Hill academics has shown that using Twitter as a learning tool to engage students may not be as effective as previously thought.

Conflict and Imperialism in the Middle East

Dr James Renton, Senior Lecturer in History at Edge Hill University, is investigating the interactions between the West and the Middle East in the twentieth century

University project is Making History on Radio 4

An Edge Hill University project which bridges the gap between school and independent study has featured on Radio 4′s Making History programme.

West’s war against Palestinian ‘extremism’ doomed to fail?

Dr James Renton, Reader in History at Edge Hill, has published a new article stating that the West’s war against Palestinian ‘extremism’ is doomed to fail and arguing for a complete overhaul of the international framework for handling conflict in Gaza.