Britain and the World: Historical Journal of The British Scholar Society

Britain and the World: Historical Journal of The British Scholar Society is a journal of 'British world' history. The editors invite research articles, review essays, and book reviews from historians of all ranks on the ways in which Britain has interacted with other societies since the seventeenth century.  The journal is sponsored by The British Scholar Society.

Britain and the World focuses on Britain’s global history in the modern era, which is defined as beginning with the changes ushered in by the seventeenth century as these set Britain on a course towards world power status. The focus on the history of the 'British world' is unique amongst all journals concerned with British history.

Published March & September

ISSN (print): 
2043-8567
ISSN (online): 
2043-8575

Latest articles

Volume 10 (2)

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‘Bogeys’ Past and Present
John M. MacKenzie, vol. 10 (2): 131-134
Exporting a Prince, Ideas and Institutions to Greece, 1862–4: Mid–Victorian Perceptions of Britain's Stand and Mission in the World
Pandeleimon Hionidis, vol. 10 (2): 135-154
Politics and Ideology: Lord Moyne, Palestine and Zionism 1939–1944
Ronen Yitzhak, vol. 10 (2): 155-169
Policing Communism Across the ‘White Man's World’: Anti-Communist Co-operation between Australia, South Africa and Britain in the Early Cold War
Evan Smith, vol. 10 (2): 170-196
Disease and Civilization: A Scottish Atlantic Network of Physicians in the Enlightenment
Sarah Irving-Stonebraker, vol. 10 (2): 197-216
‘The Case of the Century’: The Supreme Court and Brexit
Simon James, vol. 10 (2): 217-237
Kurt Korneski, Race, Nation, and Reform Ideology in Winnipeg, 1880s–1920s
Graeme Thompson, vol. 10 (2): 238-240
Joseph McKenna, The IRA Bombing Campaign Against Britain, 1939–1940
Bridget Keown, vol. 10 (2): 240-242
Shohei Sato, Britain and the Formation of the Gulf States: Embers of Empire
Tancred Bradshaw, vol. 10 (2): 243-245
Jamie Gilham, Loyal Enemies: British Converts to Islam, 1850–1950
Christopher J. Van der Krogt, vol. 10 (2): 245-247
Angela McCarthy and John MacKenzie (eds), Global Migrations: The Scottish Diaspora Since 1600
Catriona M.M. Macdonald, vol. 10 (2): 247-249

Volume 10 (1)

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War, Policing, Identities, and Female Migration: the Complex Interacting Ethnicities of the British Empire
John M. MacKenzie, vol. 10 (1): 1-5
European Subaltern War Asses: ‘Service’ or ‘Employment’ in the Cypriot Mule Corps during the Great War?
Andrekos Varnava, vol. 10 (1): 6-31
Meriel Talbot and the Society for the Overseas Settlement of British Women, 1919–1937
Bonnie White, vol. 10 (1): 32-52
Policing the British Empire on the Bund: The Origin of the Sikh Police Unit in Shanghai
Cao Yin, vol. 10 (1): 53-73
Another British World? Tamils, Empire, and Mobility
L. M. Ratnapalan, vol. 10 (1): 74-87