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Professor Charles Townshend FBA

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About this Fellow

Modern British and Irish history; the history of war, particularly political violence, and terrorism, public security, emergency powers and counter-insurgency in Ireland and Palestine under British rule

Website: http://www.keele.ac.uk/history/people/townshendcharles/

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor Emeritus of International History, Keele University

Past Appointments

  • Fellow, National Humanities Center, 1987 - 1988
  • Fellow, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 1991 - 1992
  • Professor of International History, Keele University, Keele University, 1987 - 2014
  • Professor Emeritus of International History, Keele University, Keele University, 2014

Publications

Political Violence in Ireland (Oxford University Press) 1983

Making the Peace (Oxford University Press) 19963

Easter 1916 2005

Other Modern History from 1850 Fellows