Social history

Results
Eating the imperial: London's food culture and metropolitan identity, 1747-1860.
Dow, Elspeth, Ph.D. (2013), London (Conway, Stephen) in progress
Theses in progress
Social and commercial influences on early black writing in Britain, 1770-1830.
Hanley, Ryan J., Ph.D. (2012), Hull (Hamilton, Douglas; Evans, Nicholas) in progress
Theses in progress
Newspaper reporting and robbery in London, c.1780-1830.
Hopps, Robert, Ph.D. (2008), Open University (Lawrence, Paul; Goodrich, Amanda; King, Peter) in progress
Theses in progress
Aspects of female criminality in Wales, c.1730-1830.
Horler, Catherine, Ph.D. (2012), Cardiff (Walker, Garthine) in progress
Theses in progress
Accessing illness: perceptions of illness as a construct, commodity and pretence in British literature and society, 1730-1810.
Monaghan, Jessica, M.Phil. (2012), Exeter (Barry, Jonathan; Groom, Nick) in progress
Theses in progress
Romany families in eastern England: social geography and lineage, 1750-1950.
Sears, Matthew, Ph.D. (2013), Leicester (Snell, Keith D.M.) in progress
Theses in progress
The relationship between English rural magistrates and their communities, and the decline of paternalism, 1790-1832.
Wallis, Rose, Ph.D. (2007), West of England (Poole, Steven W.) in progress
Theses in progress
An examination of the country houses and architectural and landscaping activities of selected landowning families and of their reliance on non-landed sources of income to fulfil their aspirations.
Wells, Andrew, M.Phil./Ph.D. (2012), London (Williamson, Elizabeth; Taylor, Miles) in progress
Theses in progress
Lust, marriage and murder in 18th-century Scotland: the trial of Katharine Nairn and Patrick Ogilvie.
Antoff, Theresa, Ph.D. (2014), Aberdeen (Macknight, Elizabeth; Brown, Michael) in progress
Theses in progress
The emergence of the concept of respectability during the 18th century.
Darby, Jonathan, M.Phil. (2014), Oxford (Innes, Joanna) in progress
Theses in progress
A social history of humour in early 18th-century England
Davison, Kate, Ph.D. (2013), Sheffield (Withington, Phil) in progress
Theses in progress
Public representations and secret lives of 18th-century actresses: Mrs. Dorothy Jordan and her questionable locks.
Droney, Lorraine, Ph.D. (2008), Hull (Capern, Amanda) in progress
Theses in progress
Trained to consume: consumers of dress in 18th-century Britain.
Dyer, Serena, Ph.D. (2013), Warwick (Riello, Girogio) in progress
Theses in progress
Gang crime and moral panics in 18th-century England.
Hammerton, Christopher, M.Phil. (2011), Southampton (Gammon, Julie) in progress
Theses in progress
'The still small voice within this house': the impact of religious faith and practice on the domestic lives of elite women in 18th-century Norfolk and Suffolk.
Hinsley, Lindsay J., M.Phil./Ph.D. (2013), Roehampton (Arnot, Margaret L.; Pennell, Sara) in progress
Theses in progress
The bachelor in Georgian Britain.
Metcalfe, Helen, Ph.D. (2013), Manchester (Barker, Hannah; Gladfelder, Hal) in progress
Theses in progress
Death and the dead in 18th-century Britain.
Mihailovic, Natasha, Ph.D. (2008), Exeter (Walsham, Alexandra; Barry, Jonathan) in progress
Theses in progress
Bankruptcy in 18th-century England: a social account.
Nantes, Robert, M.Phil. (2011), Exeter (French, Henry; Barry, Jonathan) in progress
Theses in progress
Houses and homes: the management of a network of great households, c.1709-1827.
Purcell, Emma, Ph.D. (2014), Leicester (Sweet, Rosemary H.) in progress
Theses in progress
An in-depth investigation of the Doddershall court mantua and petticoat and what it reveals about the 18th-century embroidery trade.
Taylor-Davies, Rosemary, M.Phil. (2014), Southampton (Hayward, Maria; Gammon, Julie) in progress
Theses in progress
Shoplifting in 18th-century England.
Tickell, Shelley, Ph.D. (2010), Hertfordshire (Styles, John; Lloyd, Sarah) in progress
Theses in progress
‘Negative’ emotions and emotional communities in 18th-century and Regency women's private writing and culture, 1700-1830.
Alston, Laura, Ph.D. (2014), Sheffield (Harvey, Karen) in progress
Theses in progress
The village shop in the 18th and 19th centuries: image and reality.
Bailey, Lucy, Ph.D. (2014), Northampton (Stobart, Jon V.; Bennett, Phillippa) in progress
Theses in progress
Perceptions and experiences of illegitimate birth, c.1700-1830.
Gibson, Kate, Ph.D. (2015), Sheffield (Harvey, Karen) in progress
Theses in progress
The consumption and life-cycle of English papers, 1700-1834.
Harley, Joseph, Ph.D. (2013), Leicester (King, Peter J.R.) in progress
Theses in progress
The trade and consumption of English wallpapers, 1700-1830.
Mapes, Phillippa, Ph.D. (2013), Leicester (Sweet, Rosemary H.) in progress
Theses in progress
The incidence of illegitimate births in east Yorkshire in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Oliver, Margaret, Ph.D. (2008), Hull (Turner, Michael E.) in progress
Theses in progress
The construction and appraisal of multiple masculinities during the reign of King William III.
Brittan, Owen, Ph.D. (2015), Cambridge (Klein, Lawrence) in progress
Theses in progress
Leisured women and the English spa town in the long 18th century: a case-study of Bath and Tunbridge.
McCormack, Rose, Ph.D. (2011), Aberystwyth (Borsay, Peter; Powell, Martyn J.) in progress
Theses in progress
'Powerful and active atoms': scent and smelling in Britain, 1690-1800.
Tullett, William, Ph.D. (2014), King's College London (Gowing, Laura) in progress
Theses in progress