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Mr Robin Briggs FBA

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About this Fellow

The social, religious and political history of early modern Europe, especially France; the French Catholic Church and the history of witchcraft



Current post

  • Emeritus Senior Research Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford

British Academy Appointments

  • Member of Council, 2011 - 2014

Other Early Modern History to 1850 Fellows

Professor Jane Humphries

Eighteenth & nineteenth century economic history: industrialization; wellbeing; labour markets; women's work and family lives; child labour; anthropometrics

Professor Simon Schaffer

Social & intellectual history of experimental philosophy & exact sciences between the seventeenth & nineteenth centuries; historiography & sociology of scientific knowledge; the sciences & European imperialism

Professor Gerald Toomer

The Republic of Letters in Europe in the 17th century, with especial reference to the history of scholarship