Social history

Results
An investigation of the social and cultural history of the apple during the Victorian era (1837-1901), with consideration of how its status influenced, and was affected by, its commercial value.
Crosby, Joanna, Ph.D. (2012), Essex (Gurney, Peter J.) in progress
Theses in progress
‘Remembering hardship’: poverty, charity and memory in Greater Manchester, 1945-90.
Crosher, Mark, Ph.D. (2008), Manchester (Carden-Coyne, Ana; Kirby, Peter) in progress
Theses in progress
The display of fashion in urban Scotland, *c*.1780-1825.
Cross, Louisa, Ph.D. (2010), Dundee (McKean, Charles A.; Willson, Perry) in progress
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Aspects of sport and social provision in the workplace, *c*.1880-*c*.1970: a comparative cross-sector case study
Crewe, Steve, Ph.D. (2012), De Montfort (Porter, Dilwyn) in progress
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The visualisation of communism in British culture, 1945-63.
Clulow, Jacqueline, Ph.D. (2009), Liverpool (Hughes, Michael J.) in progress
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Rationing has not made me like margarine.
Chevalier, Natacha, D.Phil. (2012), Sussex (Gazeley, Ian S.; Langhamer, Claire L.) in progress
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Collecting magic in late 19th-century and early 20th-century England.
Cadbury, Tabitha, M.Litt. (2012), Bristol (Hutton, Ronald; Thompson, James) in progress
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The material culture of the household: consumption and domestic economy in the 18th and early 19th centuries.
Caddick, B., M.Phil./Ph.D. (2007), Wolverhampton (Hussey, David) in progress
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Public ritual and festive culture in English towns, 1630-70.
Calladine, Amy, Ph.D. (2012), Nottingham (Merritt, Julia) in progress
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Renegotiating identity: continental incomers to Britain at the time of the Second World War.
Burton, Hannah, Ph.D. (2004), London (Muhs, Rudolf) in progress
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Hidden mysteries and open secrets: negotiating age in 17th- and 18th-century culture.
Butler, Rachel, Ph.D. (2009), Cardiff (Walker, Garthine) in progress
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'A curious process of action and reaction': the Webbs, the Poor Law Commission, the Campaign for the Minority Report and Edwardian social reform, 1905-14.
Byham, Vanessa, M.Phil. (2009), London (Feldman, David) 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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Noblemen and furnishing the home, 1650-1730.
Brodie, Antonia, Ph.D. (2012), London (Vickery, Amanda) in progress
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A social history of Scottish homicide, 1840-69.
Brown, Alison, Ph.D. (2011), Leicester (King, Peter J.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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Men and women in love: marriage, sexuality and emotional intimacy in Britain, *c*.1955-75.
Brown, Lucy, Ph.D. (2012), Sheffield (Bingham, Adrian C.) in progress
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What thought of 'head office' to 'one off his head': escaping 'clerkly lives' in middlebrow fiction, 1892-1945.
Bishop, Nicola, Ph.D. (2010), Lancaster (Taylor, James; Schad, John) in progress
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Children who kill: Victorian responses to the passionate child, 1830-95.
Betts, Eleanor, Ph.D. (2012), London (Dixon, Thomas M.) in progress
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Working-class homes in three urban communities, 1870-1918.
Betts, Oliver, Ph.D. (2010), York (Bessel, Richard) in progress
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The impact of First World War conscription on British society.
Barker, Jim, M.Litt. (2012), Bristol (Thompson, James; Pemberton, Hugh) 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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Vice beyond the pale: (re)presenting 'white-slavery' in Britain, 1879-1912.
Attwood, Rachael, Ph.D. (2010), London (Hall, Catherine M.) in progress
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Breaking the shackles of convention: Elizabeth Le Blond in the mountains, 1880-1920.
Armstrong, Madeline, Ph.D. (2012), De Montfort (Williams, Jean) in progress
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The terrain of the English social worker, 1936-68.
Bray, Tom, Ph.D. (2013), Warwick (Thomson, Matthew) in progress
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Child abuse: the construction of a contemporary crisis.
Crane, Jennifer, Ph.D. (2013), Warwick (Thomson, Matthew) in progress
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Alteration and authenticity: the afterlife of 18th-century dress.
Dyer, Serena, Ph.D. (2013), Warwick (Riello, Girogio) in progress
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Mary Sumner and her networks: religion, mission, education and womanhood, 1885-1926.
Anderson-Faithful, Sue, M.Phil./Ph.D. (2009), Winchester (Goodman, Joyce F.; Leach, Camilla; de Sousa, Janice) in progress
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The British only child, 1800-1950.
Violett, Alice, Ph.D. (2014), Essex (Higgs, Edward) in progress
Theses in progress
Women under the jackboot: representations of women in the public history of the Channel Islands occupation.
Watkins, Nicolle, Ph.D. (2014), Essex (Grant, Matthew; Rossol, Nadine) in progress
Theses in progress