PIANCIOLA Niccolò, Prof.

  • 8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun

    Hong Kong

  • 49 Scopus Citations
  • 3 Scopus h-Index

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Research interests

History of the Tsarist Empire and the Soviet Union, history of Inner Asia, history of communist systems, comparative history of settler colonialism, comparative history of famines, nomad-sedentary relations in historical perspective, history of forced population transfers

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Research Output

  • Scales of violence: the 1916 Central Asian Uprising in the context of wars and revolutions (1914-1923)

    PIANCIOLA, N., 2020, The Central Asian Revolt of 1916: Rethinking the History of a Collapsing Empire in the Age of War and Revolution. Morrison, A., Drieu, C. & Chokobaeva, A. (eds.). Manchester University Press, p. 169-190 22 p.

    Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook ChapterResearchpeer-review

  • Cossacks and Sturgeons: Fisheries, Colonization, and Science around the Aral Sea (1873-1906)

    PIANCIOLA, N., May 2019, In : Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient. 62, 4, p. 626-673 48 p.

    Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

  • Prizes

    LU RGC Competitive Grants Award 2018

    Niccolò PIANCIOLA (Recipient), Mar 2018

    Prize: Prize / Award


    • 1 Organizing Conference
    • 1 Keynote Speech

    Layers and Vectors of Violence in Revolutionary Central Asia

    Niccolò PIANCIOLA (Keynote speaker)
    5 Nov 2017

    Activity: Invited Talk or Oral PresentationKeynote Speech


    Empires of Water: Water Management and Politics in the Arid Regions of China, Central Eurasia and the Middle East (16th-20th centuries)

    Niccolò PIANCIOLA (Co-organizer)
    26 May 201627 May 2016

    Activity: Involvement in Research-related EventsOrganizing Conference