Social history

Results
A social history of swimming and the working classes in Victorian England.
Myerscough, Keith, Ph.D. (2013), De Montfort (Williams, Jean) in progress
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Revered or reviled? The Victorian bachelor as a new form of masculine identity.
Newland, Peter, Ph.D. (2015), Leeds Trinity (Mitchell, Rosemary; de Gay, Jane) in progress
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Maternal child murder, insanity and the law, c.1830-1890.
Pedley, Alison, M.Phil./Ph.D. (2014), Roehampton (Arnot, Margaret L.; Brown, Michael) in progress
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The outdoor-poor of Leeds, 1829-51.
Rawson, Graham, Ph.D. (2014), Leeds (Chase, Malcolm S.) in progress
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Working-class female agency in 'outcast London': the East End of London, 1840-1914.
Shepherd, Dianne, Ph.D. (2014), Hertfordshire (Navickas, Katrina; Lloyd, Sarah) in progress
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The Boys' Brigade in the Victorian and Edwardian city.
Spackman, Chris, Ph.D. (2014), Portsmouth (Beavan, Brad; Bell, Karl) in progress
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Gender and institutional confinement in England: from the New Poor Law to the 1912 Lunacy Act.
Williams, Lucy, Ph.D. (2011), Liverpool (Davies, Andrew) in progress
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Nineteenth-century social Darwinism, criminology, eugenics.
Baldwin, Jonathan, M.Phil./Ph.D. (2012), London (Claeys, Gregory R.) in progress
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Masculine display of exotic luxury goods.
Brown, Charlotte, Ph.D. (2011), London (Hamlett, Jane) in progress
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The female music fan in sociological and historical discourse since the 19th century.
Bruseker, Nancy, Ph.D. (2012), Liverpool (Leonard, Marion) in progress
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Representations of celebrity, sex, and power in Regency England: Harriette Wilson and her memoirs.
Brzezinska, Katarzyna W., M.St. (2015), Oxford (Charters, Erica) in progress
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Hipolito Jose da Costa (1774-1823): a Luso-Brazilian man of letters in English freemasonry (1807-23).
De Magalhaes Arruda, Paulo Henrique, M.Phil./Ph.D. (2015), King's College London (Bethencourt, Francisco; Pereira, Anthony) in progress
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Gardeners: their accommodation and remuneration, 1800-1914.
Denby, Peter J., D.Phil. (2015), Oxford (Humphries, Jane) in progress
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Investigation of the development of living standards during the 19th and early 20th century using anthropometric evidence.
Henle, Caspar, M.Sc. (2015), Oxford (A'Hearn, Brian) in progress
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A corpus-based investigation of the representation of places in 19th-century British newspapers.
Joulain-Jay, Amelia, Ph.D. (2014), Lancaster (Gregory, Ian; Hardie, Andrew) in progress
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By reason of insanity; marriage, divorce, and the madness of violent female criminals in 19th-century Britain.
Lloyd, Kaitlin J., M.Sc. (2015), Oxford (Mahone, Sloan) in progress
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Cultural negotiations of empire: gender and race in juvenile missionary literature.
McColl, Julie, Ph.D. (2012), Liverpool (Towsey, Mark) in progress
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Refiguring radicalism: exploring gender, class and 'the body' in popular protest, 1819-48.
Mutlow, Katharine, D.Phil. (2015), Oxford (Gleadle, Kathryn) in progress
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'The best of all boys' or 'mild term for thief'? A representational history of the English poacher c.1800-2000.
Ridgwell, Stephen, D.Phil. (2015), Sussex (Langhamer, Claire L.) in progress
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The advantages and disadvantages of 'living in' on identity and the perpetuation of a standard of care.
Shearer, Claire Brough, Ph.D. (2014), Stirling (Mills, Catherine; Smyth, James J.) in progress
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The British only child, 1800-1950.
Violett, Alice, Ph.D. (2014), Essex (Higgs, Edward) in progress
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Morality and 19th-century British female emigration.
Weber, Brooke, M.Phil./Ph.D. (2015), London (Laidlaw, Zoe) in progress
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Production and consumption of the 19th-century crinoline.
Windle, Lucy-Clare, M.Phil. (2008), Southampton (McDermid, Jane) in progress
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Inside the 'homes of mercy': the domestic, the material and the moral in the reform of 'fallen' women in 19th-century England.
Woodall, Susan, M.Phil./Ph.D. (2013), London (Hamlett, Jane) in progress
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An oral history of rugby union.
Hall, Joe, Ph.D. (2014), De Montfort (Collins, Tony) in progress
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A history of English women's hockey.
Halpin, Joanne, Ph.D. (2014), De Montfort (Williams, Jean) in progress
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Understandings of habitual criminality and the trajectory of criminal stereotyping in England from 1770 to 1870.
Churcher, Helen, Ph.D. (2014), Sheffield (Shoemaker, Robert B.) in progress
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Conspicuous consumption in fashionable clothing in urban Scotland, c.1780-1830.
Cross, Louisa, Ph.D. (2010), Dundee (Livesey, James; Ward, Matthew C.) in progress
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The social and cultural history of the English fair, c.1750-1850.
Davidson, Jessica A., M.St. (2015), Oxford (Harris, Bob) in progress
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Emotionalism and violence amongst male elites, 1770-1820.
Davies, Caroline, Ph.D. (2014), East Anglia () in progress
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