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Writing the Globe from the Edges: Approaches to the Making of Global History in Australia

Global History, Globally : Research and Practice around the World

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Global history research has burgeoned in the last decade, as seen in the emergence of journals (i.e., Comparativ, 1990– and Journal of Global History, 2006–), publications lists, professional organizations, electronic discussion forums...

Exploration and Empire

Dane Kennedy

Dane Kennedy is Elmer Louis Kayser Professor of History and International Affairs at George Washington University and Director of the National History Center, USA. His recent publications include How Empire Shaped Us (with Antoinette Burton, 2016), Decolonization: A Very Short Introduction (2016), and The Last Blank Spaces: Exploring Africa and Australia (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Imperial History Wars : Debating the British Empire

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2017

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...Exploration was frequently the founding undertaking of empire, yet it attracted surprisingly little attention from imperial historians for decades after decolonization. When I began research for what would become my book The Last Blank...

The White Man’s World

Dane Kennedy

Dane Kennedy is Elmer Louis Kayser Professor of History and International Affairs at George Washington University and Director of the National History Center, USA. His recent publications include How Empire Shaped Us (with Antoinette Burton, 2016), Decolonization: A Very Short Introduction (2016), and The Last Blank Spaces: Exploring Africa and Australia (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Imperial History Wars : Debating the British Empire

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2017

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...One of the most important developments in British imperial historiography over the past decade or so has been the renewed interest in the so-called white settler colonies. These colonies and their inhabitants have become the subject of two...

British Laws, Colonial Laws

Peter Rushton

Peter Rushton was Professor of Historical Sociology at the University of Sunderland, UK. He published widely on witchcraft, problems of marriage and family life, the poor law and crime in C18th England. He was the joint author of Eighteenth Century Criminal Transportation (Palgrave, 2004). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Gwenda Morgan

Gwenda Morgan teaches early modern Atlantic history at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK. She is co-author, with Peter Rushton, of Eighteenth-Century Criminal Transportation: The Formation of the Criminal Atlantic (2003), and Banishment in the Early Atlantic World: Convicts, Rebels and Slaves (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Treason and Rebellion in the British Atlantic, 1685–1800 : Legal Responses to Threatening the State

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...Varieties of treason This study is one of ‘high treason’ which was judged to be a threat to the state and its monarch, ‘against king and government’ as Blackstone put it, but it is worth noting some parallels...