Published on: 18 October, 2017
Rethinking the Decline of the British-Caribbean Planter Class looks at the British colony of Jamaica during the second half of the eighteenth century.
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Published on: 18 August, 2016
Arts and Humanities research on co-design helping to identify community-based approaches to supporting wellbeing.
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Published on: 4 August, 2016
Arts and humanities research support new approaches to developing craft skills.
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Published on: 16 May, 2016
The Essex Autonomy Project (EAP) has become an international leader in the investigation of issues concerning respect for autonomy in the context of care-relationships.
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Published on: 6 April, 2016
Design Research Fellowship at the heart of the culture of government policy making
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Published on: 25 September, 2015
AHRC funding has helped develop an influential film archive containing material from the South East of England which has had international impact. Further funding has been leveraged over a period of 14 years and totalling over £1 million from a variety of funding bodies.
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Published on: 14 July, 2015
My PhD was funded by the AHRB in 2003. It examined two connected issues: firstly it looked at the way in which protest groups within coalitions such as the anti-globalisation movement and the anti–war movement communicated with each other; and, secondly, it looked at the way in which these communicative dynamics impacted upon their representation in the mainstream.
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Published on: 9 July, 2015
AHRC support has been crucial to my career development, from my PhD to my current role as Professor in Medieval Literature and Culture at the University of Southampton. In particular, AHRC support has given me the opportunity to collaborate with scholars from other disciplines and bring new ways of thinking into my work.
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Published on: 29 May, 2013
A PhD does not mean academia is your only option: I’ve used the knowledge and skills I gained from my research to turn a passion for writing into a career.
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Published on: 23 April, 2013
For a long time academics have debated over the evolution of later medieval state-formation in the quest to understand the origins of the modern political constitution. Dr Helen Lacey’s AHRC funded Fellowship project proposes an alternative model for examining pre-modern politics by focusing on the notion of subjecthood (which refers to the status or position of a subject person) , and therefore aims to develop a clearer picture of the ways in which people experienced royal governance.
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