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Modern British Isles

 

 

 

Project

Name/

Project Director

Institutional Affiliation

Website

Political & Social Range

Geographical Range

Chronological Range

Auteurs actifs dans le champ de l'histoire et du politique en Angleterre, 1300-1600; English Book Owners, 1250-1550

GENET, JEAN-PHILIPPE

Professor, LAMOP, Department of History, University of Paris I (Pantheon-Sorbonne)

http://lamop.univ-paris1.fr/W3/lamop11.html

book owners

England

1250 1600

Britain's Debt to Slavery: Evidence from the Slave Compensation Commission

DRAPER, NICHOLAS

Department of History, UCL

not specified

British slave-owners, London merchants

not specified

1800 - 1850

Clergy of the Church of England Database, 1540-1835

BURNS, ARTHUR

TAYLOR, STEPHEN

Department of History, King's Collge London

http://www.kcl.ac.uk/humanities/cch/cce/final/content/index.html

Clergy, lay and ecclesiastical patrons, schoolmasters

England and Wales; Scotland, Ireland, America, British Colonies

1540 1835

Communism and the British Labour Movement: A Prosopographical Analysis

COHEN, GIDON

Politics Subject Group, University of Northumbria

http://les1.man.ac.uk/cpgb/

Communism and the British Labour Movement

Britain

1920 1991

Cultural Means of Power: Britain and the Netherlands, circa 1380 circa 1570

BOYLE, ANDREW

Faculty of Modern History & Modern History Research Unit, University of Oxford

not specified

Courtiers, wider court circles

England, The Netherlands

circa 1380 circa 1570

Demise of the Royal African Company

PETTIGREW, WILLIAM

Lincoln College, Universtiy of Oxford

not specified

independent slave traders

Atlantic region

1688-1713

Elite Groups in Modern Britain: Social Origins and Career Patterns

RUBINSTEIN, WILLIAM D.

Department of History, University of Wales-Aberystwyth

not specified

members of 'elite' groups and/or office holders, defined by office, wealth, political position

Britain

circa 1750 2000, esp. circa 1830 1970

Health of Cecils, c. 1550-1660

BOWDEN, CAROLINE

Royal Holloway, University of London

not specified

England

England

1550 1660

History of Parliament

SEAWARD, PAUL

PALEY, RUTH

ROBERTS, STEPHEN K.

History of Parliament Trust

http://www.history.ac.uk/hop/

British Isles

British Isles

1386 1832

Labour Party Activism: A Multiple Recapture Study of Lewisham, 1952-1970

COHEN, GIDON

Politics Subject Group, University of Northumbria

not specified

Labour Party Activism

Britain

1952 1970

London's Past Online

TOMKINS, DAVID

London's Past Online, Centre for Metropolitan History, Institute for Historical Research

http://www.history.ac.uk/cmh/lpol/

Greater London

Greater London

All periods spanning London history

Monastic Database for England and Wales in the Sixteenth Century

CUNICH, PETER

University of Hong Kong, Dept. of History

http://www.hku.hk/history/cunich/monast1.html

monks, nuns, friars

England and Wales

1485 1603

National Freight Corporation, 1947-1982

CARROLL, ALAN

School of Business Strategy, Leeds Business School

http://www.business.mmu.ac.uk/research/gsb/students/details.php?uref=5

Business Studies

England

18 c. 20 c.

Network of Chess Players, Chess Organisers and Chess Editors in UK to 1914

HARDING, TIMOTHY DAVID

Department of Modern History, Trinity College, Dublin

not specified

chess players

UK (inc. Ireland)

1820 1914

not specified

RICHARDSON, SARAH

Department of History, University of Warwick

not specified

Middle-class women politicians/intellectuals/activists

Britain; Europe

1750 1870

not specified

TOMKINS, ALANNAH

School of History, Keele University

not specified

Paupers

provincial English towns

1680 1840

not specified

BLISS, ZOE

AHDS History, UK Data Archive

not specified

Justices of the Peace

East Midlands

circa 1660 circa 1695

not specified

LINDQUIST, THEA

University of Colorado

not specified

diplomats, government officials, courtiers

Holy Roman Empire, Britain

1600 - 1650

Nurses in Victorian London

HAWKINS, SUE

Kingston Universtiy, Dept. of History

not specified

Nurses as sub-group of working women in Victorian era

England, esp. Londno

1850 1900

Performance of European Business in the 20th Century

BRAUTASET, CAMILLA

London School of Economics & Political Science

http://www.lse.ac.uk/collections/BHU/performanceEB.htm

not specified

Britain, Sweden, Spain, Italy, Germany, France, Belgium

1911 2000

Politics and Idelogy in pre-civil war England

VAN DUINEN, JARED

University of New South Wales

not specified

dissenting groups under Charles I

England

1620's - 1642

Prosopography of 19th century Women Religious in England and Wales

MANGION, CARMEN

not specified

not specified

Women Religious

England & Wales

19 c.

Studies of the British Chemical Community, 1880-1970: The Principal Institutions

MACKIE, ROBIN L.

ROBERTS, GERRYLYNN K.

Department of History of Science, Technology and Medicine, Faculty of Arts, The Open University

http://www5.open.ac.uk/Arts/chemists/

British & foreign chemists belonging to the major British chemical societies

British & foreign chemists belonging to the major British chemical societies

1880 1970

Victoria County History of Cornwall: vol. iii, The Medieval Church; History of Education

ORME, NICHOLAS

Professor, Department of History, University of Exeter

not specified

England; Devon and Cornwall

England; Devon and Cornwall

Up to 1550

Victorian Blackmail

GORDON-KELTER, JANICE

University of St. Thomas

not specified

Servants

England

1850 1910

Worcester Cathedral Bedesmen

MCGRATH, EILEEN

Keele University

not specified

Cathedral bedesmen; The Poor; St. Oswald's Hospital Alms People

Worcestershire

Reformation to 1900

 

 

Last updated on 5 February 2006.