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Liberty, Property and Popular Politics: England and Scotland, 1688-1815. Essays in Honour of H. T. Dickinson

Gordon Pentland and Michael Davis


Few scholars can claim to have shaped the historical study of the long eighteenth century more profoundly than Professor H. T. Dickinson, who, until his retirement in 2006, held the Sir Richard Lodge Chair of British History at the University of Edinburgh. This volume, based on contributions from Dickinson's students, friends and colleagues from around the world, offers a range of perspectives on eighteenth-century Britain and provides a tribute to a remarkable scholarly career. Dickinson's work and career provides the ideal lens through which to take a detailed snapshot of current research in ... More

Keywords: eighteenth-century Britain, Professor H. T. Dickinson, Jacobitism, French Revolution, popular radicalism, conservatism, English history, Scottish history

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Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9781474405676
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: January 2018 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474405676.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Gordon Pentland, editor
University of Edinburgh

Michael Davis, editor
Griffith University

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Gordon Pentland

Part I Parliament and Political Cultures

Part II Beyond Liberty and Property

Part III The Long and Wide 1790s