Dr Troy Sternberg held a British Academy Postdoctoral
Fellowship in 2010-2013. He is a researcher in the School
of Geography at the University of Oxford.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in British Academy Review, Issue 24 (Summer 2014).
A new British Academy book provides the most comprehensive analysis to date of women’s involvement in British political culture in the first half of the 19th century. In these extracts, Dr Kathryn Gleadle describes how women often engaged with politics issues through a prominent male relative – in this case, the leading anti-slavery campaigner Thomas Foxwell Buxton.
Angela Cummine argues the case for citizen control over public wealth.