Theses completed (UK)

Seyyid Qutb and the development of political Islam.
La Rossa, Christopher, Ph.D. (2010), St. Andrews (Ansari, Ali)
Resemblance and resistance: contacts between the Shang and the south during 'c'.1500-'c'.1045 B.C.
Lai, Celine Y.Y., D.Phil. (2010), Oxford (Rawson, Jessica)
The place of 'Fada'il al-Quds' (Merits of Jerusalem) literature in the Muslim effort to recapture Jerusalem during the crusades.
Latiff, Osman, Ph.D. (2011), London (Phillips, Jonathan)
The 'ingenious moral painter': Edward Penny, the Royal Academy and the reinvention of genre painting, 1768-82.
Lax, Lucinda, Ph.D. (2013), York (Hallett, Mark L.)
Commerce, authority and piracy in the Indian Ocean world, c.1780-1850.
Layton, Simon, Ph.D. (2013), Cambridge (Bayly, Christopher A.)
The face of free China: tourism, Cold War and nation building, 1945-79.
Lee, Hui-Man, Ph.D. (2012), Essex (Smith, Stephen A.)
Football in South and North Korea, c.1929-2002.
Lee, Jong-Sung, Ph.D. (2012), De Montfort (Porter, Dilwyn)
Armed force, prestige and local government in Bengal under the East India Company, 1765-'c'.1820.
Lees, James, Ph.D. (2011), London (Wilson, Jon E.)
Local and transnational institutions in the formation of Chinese migrant communities in colonial Burma.
Li, Yi, Ph.D. (2012), London (Charney, Michael)
Food webs, subsistence and changing culture: the development of early farming communities in the Chifeng region, north China.
Liu, Xinyi, Ph.D. (2010), Cambridge (Jones, Martin)
An examination of the bamboo flute 'dizi' in Taiwan: its history, aesthetics, learning and modernisation process.
Lu, Panling, Ph.D. (2010), Sheffield
Total mobilisation': party, state and citizen in Taiwan under Chinese Nationalist rule, 1944-55.
Ma, Tehyun, Ph.D. (2009), Bristol
Imami sectarianism and the challenge of modernisation: renewal and reform of Shi'i thought in Iraq and Lebanon (1918-58).
Machlis, Elisheva, Ph.D. (2010), Cambridge
Deobandi Islam: religious reaction, Islamic statehood, and communalism, 1857-1947.
Madhani, Radhika, M.St. (2012), Oxford (Devji, Faisal)
Decay of secularism: a study of the main liberal party in Bangladesh in the post-independent era, 1971-2006.
Majumder, Shantanu, Ph.D. (2012), London (Manor, James)
Big game hunting in colonial India.
Mandala, Vijaya, Ph.D. (2011), Manchester (Ghosh, Anindita)
Calcutta, from fort to city: a study of the growth of a planned colonial settlement.
Mansfield, Thomas, Ph.D. (2012), Leicester (Kidambi, Prashant)
The birth pangs of the messiah: transnational networks and cross-religious exchange in the age of Sabbatai Sevi.
Marriott, Brandon ., D.Phil. (2012), Oxford (Hotson, H.N.)
Rooms with a view: the development of tourist accommodation in the central Lake District, c.1770-1914.
Marsh, Terence J., Ph.D. (2013), Lancaster (Walker, Gordon)
Apprenticeship in mid 18th-century England: how did this ancient institution operate during the commencement of industrialisation?
Marshall, Tom, D.Phil. (2013), Oxford (Humphries, K. Jane)