Professor Charles Townshend

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

Elected 2008

2008
History

Current post

Professor Emeritus of International History, Keele University

Past appointments

Keele University Professor Emeritus of International History, Keele University

Jan 2014 -

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Fellow

Jan 1991 - Jan 1992

National Humanities Center Fellow

Jan 1987 - Jan 1988

Keele University Professor of International History, Keele University

Jan 1987 - Jan 2014

Publications

Political Violence in Ireland (Oxford University Press) 1983

Making the Peace (Oxford University Press) 19963

Easter 1916 2005

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