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
About this Fellow
Nineteenth- and twentieth-century French history; Second World War; Europe's 1968; historical memory and oral history
- Professor of Modern History, University of Oxford
History and politics of southern Africa, especially the rural Eastern Cape; environmental history and the politics of conservation
History of thought in international relations; history of Soviet foreign policy; contemporary history of Chile; biography (E H Carr); origins of the Second World War.
Modern Irish and British politics and history; nationalism, political violence, and intellectual history; the politics and history of terrorism