Editorial: New Directions in Chartist Studies
- The Making of the Chartists: Popular Politics and Working-class Autobiography in Early Victorian Britain.*. Griffin, Emma // English Historical Review;Jun2014, Vol. 129 Issue 538, p578
Chartism has generated one of the liveliest historiographies of the twentieth century, with the development of new linguistic and cultural approaches in the 1980s proving to be a particularly innovative line of enquiry. Yet the shift towards language and meaning has not been without a price. In...
- Notices of Periodicals and Occasional Publications mainly of 2009. // English Historical Review;Oct2010, Vol. 125 Issue 516, p1290
Short abstracts are presented of historical articles of interest published primarily in 2009 in numerous journals, including "20th Century British History," "Anglo-Norman Studies," "Annales de Bretagne," and many others.
- From the Archive. Black, Jeremy // History Today;Nov2009, Vol. 59 Issue 11, p72
The author reviews the article "Crimea: The War That Would Not Boil," by A. J. P. Taylor, which appeared in the February 1951 issue of "History Today."
- 5 REAL REFORM FACTS. Anthony, Susan B. // Calliope;May/Jun2012, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p1
The article offers several facts related to Christian reform which includes, Chartist Movement from 1835-1859 in England, the role of civil rights leader, Susan B. Anthony in the Women's Right to Vote Movement in the U.S. and the Renewable Energy Movement on fossil fuels.
- The Ineffectiveness of Lordship in England, 1200-1400. Dyer, Christopher // Past & Present;2007 Supplement 2, p69
The essay discusses the power of the English aristocracy, especially magnates, in the late Middle Ages and the ways in which modern historians have conceptualized that power. The author argues that such power was relatively weak due to the increasingly autonomous nature of the country's peasant...
- Serfdom and Freedom in Medieval England: A Reply to the Revisionists. Razi, Zvi // Past & Present;2007 Supplement 2, p182
This historiographical essay presents a critique of revisionist histories dealing with the nature of serfdom in medieval England. Particular focus is given to the work of historian John Hatcher and his thoughts on the security of peasant land tenure, rents, and the generally exploitative nature...
- Essayist extraordinary. Kynaston, David // History Today;Jun2010, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p62
The article reviews the book "Theatres of Memory," by Raphael Samuel.
- From the Archive. Wilson, Ben // History Today;Jun2010, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p80
The author considers the article "The Pre-Reform Constitution," by Diana Spearman, which appeared in November 1955 issue of "History Today." He explores the historiography of Great Britain's 18th century constitution and politics. Other subjects include the influences of the Glorious Revolution...
- It Happened Here: Turfing over Irish and English History. Seddon, Peter // Journal of Visual Art Practice;2012, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p263
Taking as an exemplar a work by artist duo, Cornford & Cross, commissioned by Meadow Arts for the newly refurbished Commandery Museum in Worcester, the article examines questions raised by such 'intervention' works in the context of site responsive history, national consciousness and Anglo Irish...