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Professor Stephen Smith FBA

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About this Fellow

History of China and Russia/Soviet Union from late nineteenth to late twentieth century; history of popular religion and 'superstition'; comparative history; history of Communism



Current post

  • Senior Research Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford; Professor of History, University of Oxford; Honorary Research Professor, Department of History, University of Essex

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