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Proceedings of the British Academy

Proceedings of the British Academy

Since 1905 this series has provided a unique record of British scholarship in the humanities and social sciences. It now publishes themed volumes of essays that drive scholarship forward and are landmarks in their field.

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ISSN 0068-1202

Volumes are published by Oxford University Press. Some older volumes are available from Oxbow Books.


Proceedings Volumes 182-219 are included in British Academy Scholarship Online (BASO). Newly published volumes will be added to BASO three times a year.


226. The Anglosphere: Continuity, Dissonance and Location, edited by Ben Wellings and Andrew Mycock
248 pages
978-0-19-726661-8  hbk    2019    volume available from OUP    £65.00


225. Confessionalisation and Erudition in Early Modern Europe: An Episode in the History of the Humanities, edited by Nicholas Hardy and Dmitri Levitin
426 pages
978-0-19-726660-1  hbk    2019    volume available from OUP    £85.00


224. Power and Place in Europe in the Early Middle Ages, edited by Jayne Carroll, Andrew Reynolds, and Barbara Yorke
496 pages
978-0-19-726658-8  hbk    2019    volume available from OUP    £10.500


223. The Music Road: Coherence and Diversity in Music from the Mediterranean to India, edited by Reinhard Strohm
416 pages
978-0-19-726656-4  hbk    2019    volume available from OUP    £90.00


222. Changing Names: Tradition and Innovation in Ancient Greek Onomastics, edited by Robert Parker
306 pages
978-0-19-726654-0  hbk    2019    volume available from OUP    £65.00


221. Ariosto, the Orlando Furioso and English Culture, edited by Jane E Everson, Andrew Hiscock, and Stefano Jossa
372 pages
978-0-19-726650-2  hbk    2019    volume available from OUP    £75.00


220. Researching Forced Labour in the Global Economy: Methodological Challenges and Advances, edited by Genevieve LeBaron
218 pages
978-0-19-726647-2  hbk    2018    volume available from OUP    £45.00


219. Sensory Substitution and Augmentation, edited by Fiona Macpherson
326 pages
978-0-19-726644-1  hbk    2018    volume available from OUP    £70.00


218. The Translation of Films, 1900-1950, edited by Carol O’Sullivan and Jean-François Cornu
344 pages + 8 colour plates
978-0-19-726643-4  hbk    2019    volume available from OUP


217. Governing England: English Identity and Institutions in a Changing United Kingdom, edited by Michael Kenny, Iain McLean and Akash Paun
308 pages
978-0-19-726646-5  hbk    2018    volume available from OUP    £65.00


216. Legal Strategies for the Development and Protection of Communal Property, edited by Ting Xu and Alison Clarke
254 pages
978-0-19-726638-0  hbk    2018    volume available from OUP    £65.00


215. Growing Up in Diverse Societies: The Integration of the Children of Immigrants in England, Germany, the Netherlands and Sweden, edited by Frank Kalter, Jan O Jonsson, Frank van Tubergen and Anthony Heath
420 pages
978-0-19-726637-3  hbk    2018    volume available from OUP    £85.00


PBA 214 cover214. Philosophy and the Historical Perspective, edited by Marcel van Ackeren with Lee Klein
264 pages
978-0-19-726629-8  hbk    2018    volume available from OUP    £65.00


PBA 213 cover213. The First World War: Literature, Culture, Modernity, edited by Santanu Das and Kate McLoughlin
282 pages
978-0-19-726626-7  hbk    2018    volume available from OUP    £65.00


PBA 212 cover212. Archives & Information in the Early Modern World, edited by Liesbeth Corens, Kate Peters and Alexandra Walsham
344 pages
978-0-19-726625-0  hbk   2018   volume available from OUP   £70.00


PBA 211 cover211. Defining the Discographic Self: Desert Island Discs in Context, edited by Julie Brown, Nicholas Cook and Stephen Cottrell
328 pages
978-0-19-726617-5  hbk   2017   volume available from OUP   £80.00


PBA 210 cover210. The Practical Turn: Pragmatism in the Long Twentieth Century, edited by Cheryl Misak and Huw Price
184 pages
978-0-19-726616-8  hbk    2017    volume available from OUP    £45.00


PBA 209 cover209. Russian Music since 1917: Reappraisal and Rediscovery, edited by Patrick Zuk and Marina Frolova-Walker
448 pages
978-0-19-726615-1  hbk    2017    volume available from OUP    £85.00


PBA 208 cover208. The Middle Ages in the Modern World: Twenty-first Century Perspectives, edited by Bettina Bildhauer and Chris Jones
368 pages
978-0-19-726614-4  hbk    2017    volume available from OUP    £85.00


PBA 207 cover207. How the Past was Used: Historical Cultures, c. 750-2000, edited by Peter Lambert and Björn Weiler
328 pages
978-0-19-726612-0  hbk    2017    volume available from OUP    £90.00


PBA 206 cover206. Latin in Medieval Britain, edited by Richard Ashdowne and Carolinne White
374 pages
978-0-19-726608-3  hbk    2017    volume available from OUP    £80.00


PBA 205 cover205. Gertrude Bell and Iraq: A Life and Legacy, edited by Paul Collins and Charles Tripp
324 pages
978-0-19-726607-6  hbk    2017    volume available from OUP    £75.00


PBA 204 cover204. The Politics of Counsel in England and Scotland, 1286-1707, edited by Jacqueline Rose
316 pages
978-0-19-726603-8  hbk    2016    volume available from OUP    £70.00


PBA 203 cover203. Illusions of Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism, edited by Richard English
184 pages
978-0-19-726590-1  hbk    2015 (from 2017 manufactured on demand)    volume available from OUP    £40.00
[British Academy Blog piece by Richard English]


PBA 202 cover202. Making History: Edward Augustus Freeman and Victorian Cultural Politics, edited by G A Bremner & Jonathan Conlin
332 pages
978-0-19-726587-1  hbk    2015     volume available from OUP     £70.00
[interview with editors:  audio version (Soundcloud)  |  British Academy Review version]


PBA 201 cover201. Insular Books: Vernacular Manuscript Miscellanies in Late Medieval Britain, edited by Margaret Connolly & Raluca Radulescu
342 pages
978-0-19-726583-3  hbk    2015     volume available from OUP     £70.00


PBA 200 cover200. From Anatolia to Aceh: Ottomans, Turks and Southeast Asia, edited by A C S Peacock & Annabel Teh Gallop
364 pages
978-0-19-726581-9    hbk    2015     volume available from OUP     £80.00


PBA 199 cover199. Endangered Languages: Beliefs and Ideologies in Language Documentation and Revitalization, edited by Peter K Austin & Julia Sallabank
442 pages
978-0-19-726576-5    hbk    2014 (from 2016, manufactured on demand)     volume available from OUP     £90.00


PBA 198 cover198. Early Farmers: The View from Archaeology and Science, edited by Alasdair Whittle & Penny Bickle
460 pages + 12 colour plate pages
978-0-19-726575-8    hbk    2014, repr 2015 (from 2017 manufactured on demand)     volume available from OUP     £95.00


PBA 197 cover197. When the Party’s Over: The Politics of Fiscal Squeeze in Perspective, edited by Christopher Hood, David Heald & Rozana Himaz
296 pages
978-0-19-726573-4   hbk    2014 (from 2016, manufactured on demand)     volume available from OUP     £65.00
[British Academy Blog piece by Christopher Hood, David Heald & Rozana Himaz]


PBA 196 cover196. Unequal Attainments: Ethnic Educational Inequalities in Ten Western Countries, edited by Anthony F Heath and Yaël Brinbaum
294 pages
978-0-19-726574-1  hbk    2014     volume available from OUP     £65.00


PBA 195 cover195. The Articulation of Power in Medieval Iberia and the Maghrib, edited by Amira K Bennison
282 pages
978-0-19-726569-7  hbk    2014     volume available from OUP     £60.00


PBA 194 cover194. Strings Attached: AIDS and the Rise of Transnational Connections in Africa, edited by Nadine Beckmann, Alessandro Gusman & Catrine Shroff
374 pages
978-0-19-726568-0  hbk    2014     volume available from OUP     £75.00


PBA 193 cover193. China-India: Pathways of Economic and Social Development, edited by Delia Davin & Barbara Harriss-White
236 pages
978-0-19-726567-3  hbk    2014     volume available from OUP     £50.00 


PBA 192 cover192. Understanding Human Dignity, edited by Christopher McCrudden 
782 pages 
978-0-19-726564-2    hbk    2013, reprinted 2014     volume available from OUP      £110.00 
978-0-19-726582-6    pbk   2014, reprinted 2015     volume available from OUP     £40.00


PBA 191 cover191. Personal Names in Ancient Anatolia, edited by Robert Parker 
256 pages 
978-0-19-726563-5  hbk    2013 (from 2015, manufactured on demand)    volume available from OUP     £60.00


PBA 190 cover190. Liberal World Orders, edited by Tim Dunne & Trine Flockhart 
316 pages 
978-0-19-726552-9  hbk    2013, repr 2013 (from 2017 manufactured on demand)     volume available from OUP     £65.00


PBA 189 cover189. Continuity and Innovation in Medieval and Modern Philosophy: Knowledge, Mind, and Language, edited by John Marenbon
142 pages 
978-0-19-726549-9  hbk    2013      volume available from OUP     £35.00


PBA 188 cover188. Ancient Egyptian Literature: Theory and Practice, edited by Roland Enmarch & Verena M Lepper 
316 pages
978-0-19-726542-0  hbk    2013 (from 2014, manufactured on demand)     volume available from OUP     £75.00


PBA 187 cover187. From Plunder to Preservation: Britain and the Heritage of Empire, c.1800-1940, edited by Astrid Swenson & Peter Mandler 
318 pages 
978-0-19-726541-3  hbk    2013     volume available from OUP     £70.00


PBA 186 cover186. Natural Law and Toleration in the Early Enlightenment, edited by Jon Parkin & Timothy Stanton
254 pages 
978-0-19-726540-6  hbk    2013     volume available from OUP     £60.00


PBA 185 cover185. Red Strains: Music and Communism Outside the Communist Bloc, edited by Robert Adlington
328 pages
978-0-19-726539-0  hbk    2013     volume available from OUP     £70.00


PBA 184 cover184. The Crisis of the Absolute Monarchy: France from Old Regime to Revolution, edited by Julian Swann & Joël Félix
352 pages
978-0-19-726538-3  hbk    2013     volume available from OUP     £70.00


PBA 183 cover183. The United Kingdom’s Statutory Bill of Rights: Constitutional and Comparative Perspectives, edited by Roger Masterman & Ian Leigh 
376 pages 
978-0-19-726537-6  hbk    2013     volume available from OUP        £75.00


PBA 182 cover182. Registration and Recognition: Documenting the Person in World History, edited by Keith Breckenridge & Simon Szreter 
552 pages 
978-0-19-726531-4  hbk    2012     volume available from OUP     £100.00 
[British Academy Review article by Simon Szreter & Keith Breckenridge]


Older volumes up to Volume 181