‘A medieval mêlée’
This issue shows the activities of the British Academy contributing to policy and other topical issues.
There are also a range of articles with a medieval theme – drawing both on the British Academy’s ‘Medieval Week’ held in November 2010, and on the rich variety of longstanding British Academy Research Projects that produce resources for the study of medieval history.
The issue concludes with some appreciations of the value of humanities and social sciences subjects.
You may download the whole issue, or click on the links below for individual articles.
The coalition starts its white-knuckle ride
The recession and stress at work
Britain, Germany and Social Europe, 1973-2020
Social mobility: drivers and policy responses revisited
Anthony Heath and Anna Zimdars
Conflict resolution and reconciliation: An Irish perspective
The medieval Welsh poetry associated with Owain Glyndwr
Gruffydd Aled Williams
Propaganda in the Mongol ‘World History’
The stone sculptures of Anglo-Saxon England
Rosemary Cramp and Richard N Bailey
The survival of stained glass in Sefton, Lancashire
Medieval British philosophers
The value of area studies
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Number of pages: 64
Publication date: 2011