Scholarly Works - History
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Weak ties in a tangled web? Relationships between the Political Residents of the English East India Company and their munshis, 1798-1818 Although historians have long recognized the important role which Indians played in the English East India Company’s operations, the focus has usually been on the mechanics of direct rule in ‘British’ India. Yet, the ...
Kant’s theory of international politics and his right of hospitality are commonly associated with expansive projects of securing human rights or cosmopolitan governance beyond state borders. This article shows how this ...
Benefiting from the ‘comforts of ease & afluence’: The experience of female business retirement in the diary of Sarah Florry (Taylor and Francis, 2017-07-28)This article examines the unpublished autobiography/diary of a late eighteenth-century Birmingham based businesswoman to explore the phenomenon of female retirement in this period. Despite plentiful recent research on the ...