Twentieth Century British History

Twentieth Century British History covers the variety of British history in the twentieth century in all its aspects. It links the many different and specialized branches of historical scholarship with work in political science and related disciplines. The journal seeks to transcend traditional disciplinary boundaries, in order to foster the study of patterns of change and continuity across the twentieth century. The editors are committed to publishing work that examines the British experience within a comparative context, whether European or Anglo-American.


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Latest articles

Volume 27 (1)

'Left out in the Cold: Village Women and Agricultural Labour in England and Wales during the First World War
Verdon, N., vol. 27 (1): 1-25
Nations of Peace: Nuclear Disarmament and the Making of National Identity in Scotland and Wales
Hill, C. R., vol. 27 (1): 26-50
Literature, Criticism, and Politics in the Early New Left, 1956-62
Hutton, A., vol. 27 (1): 51-75
De-industrialization Not Decline: A New Meta-narrative for Post-war British History
Tomlinson, J., vol. 27 (1): 76-99
'Manufacturing Capitalists: The Wider Share Ownership Council and the Problem of 'Popular Capitalism, 1958-92
Edwards, A., vol. 27 (1): 100-123
States of Union: Modern Scotland and British History
OLeary, P., vol. 27 (1): 124-143
Training Minds for the War of Ideas: Ashridge College, the Conservative Party and the cultural politics of Britain, 1929-54. By Clarisse Berthezene.
Thackeray, D., vol. 27 (1): 144-145
The Great War and the Origins of Humanitarianism 1918-1924. By Bruno Cabanes
Murray, P., vol. 27 (1): 146-148
Mosley and British Politics 1918-32. Oswalds Odyssey. By David Howell.
Williamson, P., vol. 27 (1): 148-150
British Fascist Antisemitism and Jewish Responses, 1932-40. By Daniel Tilles
Pugh, M., vol. 27 (1): 150-151
The Battle of the Fields: Rural Community and Authority in Britain during the Second World War. By Brian Short.
Moore-Colyer, R., vol. 27 (1): 152-154
Diary from the Edge, 1940-1944: A Wartime Adolescence. By Anthony Ryle.
McKibbin, R., vol. 27 (1): 154-156
Policing Youth: Britain, 1945-70. By Louise A. Jackson with Angela Bartie
Fowler, D., vol. 27 (1): 156-158
The Liberal Party and the Economy, 1929-1964. By Peter Sloman.
Wrigley, C., vol. 27 (1): 158-160
Monetary Policy and Financial Repression in Britain, 1951-59. By William A. Allen
Tomlinson, J., vol. 27 (1): 160-161
Probation and Rehabilitation in England and Wales, 1876-1962. By Raymond Gard
Niklasson, M., vol. 27 (1): 161-163
The Winter of Discontent: Myth, Memory and History. By Tara Martin Lopez.
Saunders, R., vol. 27 (1): 163-166
The End of Apartheid. Diary of a Revolution. By Robin Renwick
Dubow, S., vol. 27 (1): 166-169

Volume 26 (4)

Familiarity Breeds Consent? Patriotic Rituals in British First World War Propaganda
Monger, D., vol. 26 (4): 501-528
Trouble at the National Trust: Post-war Recreation, the Benson Report and the Rebuilding of a Conservation Organization in the 1960s
Nixon, S., vol. 26 (4): 529-550