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Why do a PhD in History? A look at the data

17 June 2019

Brodie Waddell Hundreds of people complete a doctorate in History each year at UK universities, a process with huge implications for the strength and sustainably of academic history...

Alice Clark 100 Reading Group: ‘Agriculture’

4 June 2019

This post is part of our #AliceClark100 Online Reading Group. In it Jane Whittle offers some reflections on the second main chapter of The Working Life of Women in the Seventeenth Century,...

Alice Clark 100 Reading Group: ‘Capitalists’

14 May 2019

This post is part of our #AliceClark100 Online Reading Group. In it Amy M. Froide offers some reflections on the first main chapter of The Working Life of Women in the Seventeenth Century,...

Images of Alice Clark

9 May 2019

As an ‘extra’ to our ongoing #AliceClark100 Online Reading Group – which will resume shortly with a post on Chapter II: ‘Capitalists’, so get reading...