Giovanni Bernardini

Research Fellow
ISIG-FBK, Università di Venezia "Ca' Foscari"
  • HISTORY OF TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONS
  • HISTORY OF GERMAN FOREIGN POLICY
  • HISTORY OF EUROPEAN SOCIAL DEMOCRACY
  • HISTORY OF GERMAN-CHINA RELATIONS
  • HISTORY OF THE POLICIES OF PLANNING IN POST-WWII EUROPE
  • HISTORY OF THE SOUTH TYROL QUESTION
  • HISTORY OF ANTI-BOLSHEVISM AFTER WWI

Biography

2018-2020 | Marie-Sklodovska-Curie Fellow at the European University Institute, Florence

2017-2018 | Research Fellow at the University of Venice “Ca’ Foscari”

2015-2021 | National Scientific Qualification as Associate Professor for the scientific areas: 11/A3 Contemporary History; 14/B2 History of International Relatons

2015 | Visiting Fellow at the University of Heidelberg, Germany

2012-2017 | Adjunct Professor at the University of Bologna

2012-2016 | Adjunct Professor at the University of Trento

2011-2017 | Researcher at the Italian-German Historical Institute in Trento

2006-2011 | Junior Research Fellow at the University of Padua

2005 | Ph.D. in History of International Relations at the University of Florence

2000 | M.A. (“Laurea”) in Political Sciences at the University of Florence

 

Scientific memberships and cooperations

Member of the editorial board of the journal “Ricerche di Storia Politica”

Member of he editorial board of the journal “Annali dell’Istituto storico italo germanico in Trento / Jahrbuch des italienisch-deutschen historischen Instituts in Trient”
Member of the international network “History of Societies and Socialisms” (HOSAS)
Member of the Italian Society for International History (SISI)

Member of the Italian Society for the Contemporary History of the German-speaking Area (SISCALT)

 

Participation in current research projects

“The Age of Planning. Planning as a paradigm for policy history of post-war Europe: national cases and the European integration process (1940s-1960s)”, Marie-Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship, European University Institute, Florence (starting May 2018)

“A cent’anni dal pericolo rosso. L’impatto della rivoluzione bolscevica sulle potenze coloniali europee: un approccio globale” [A hundred years after the red threat. The impact of Bolshevik revolution over the European colonial powers: a global approach], financed by the University of Padua (2016-2018)

 

Curriculum Vitae
Contacts
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Publications

(selected works)

G. Bernardini, Principled Pragmatism: the ‘Eastern Committee of the German Economy’ and West German-Chinese Relations during the early Cold War, 1949-1958, in “Modern Asian Studies”, Cambridge University Press, 1/2017, pp. 78-106

G. Bernardini, G. Pallaver (eds.), Dialogue Against Violence. The question of the Trentino-South Tyrol in the international context, Berlino-Bologna, Duncker & Humblot – Il Mulino, 2017, 250 p. 249

G. Bernardini, Too little, too late? The Socialist International, German reunification, and the Transition in Eastern Europe, in Michael Gehler and Maximilian Graf (eds.), Europa und die deutsche Einheit. Beobachtungen, Entscheidungen und Folgen im gesamteuropäischen Kontext, Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, Göttingen, 2017, pp. 767-788

G. Bernardini (a cura di), L’Accordo De Gasperi-Gruber. Una storia internazionale, Trento, FBK PRESS, 2016, 243 pp.

G. Bernardini, Ideology and Transition. European Social-Democracy Copes with the ‘Consolidation/Dissolution’ of the Postwar Years, in P. Pombeni (ed.), The Historiography of Transition: Critical Phases in the Development of Modernity (1494-1973), London, Routledge, 2016, pp. 199-215

G. Bernardini, M. Marchi (a cura di), A cinquanta anni dal primo centro-sinistra: un bilancio nel contesto internazionale, numero speciale di “Ricerche di Storia Politica”, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2/2014

G. Bernardini, Nuova Germania, antichi timori. Stati Uniti, Ostpolitik e sicurezza europea, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2013, 310 pp.

G. Bernardini, «Americanizzazione» e/o «Occidentalizzazione» della Repubblica Federale Tedesca?, in “Contemporanea”, Bologna, Il Mulino, 4/2012, pp. 757-772

G. Bernardini, La SPD e il socialismo democratico europeo negli anni ’70: il caso dell’Italia, in “Ricerche di Storia Politica”, Bologna, Il Mulino, 1/2010, pp. 3-21

G. Bernardini, West German-American Relations and a New ‘Order of Peace’ for Europe, 1969-1970, in “Journal of Transatlantic Studies”, London, Routledge, 8, 1/2010, pp. 19-31