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Harrison, Brian Howard

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Works: 182 works in 315 publications in 1 language and 7,249 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biography‡vDictionaries  Dictionaries  Pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, Inscriber, Signer
Classifications: DA589.4, 941.0855
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Seeking a role the United Kingdom, 1951-1970 by Brian Harrison ( )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An impressively detailed but also unusually wide-ranging analysis of post-war Britain in the 1950s and 60s, covering everything from international relations to family life, the countryside to manufacturing, religion to race, cultural life to political structures. - ;In this, the first of two self-standing volumes bringing The New Oxford History of England up to the present, Brian Harrison begins in 1951 with much of the empire intact and with Britain enjoying high prestige in Europe. The United Kingdom could still then claim to be a great power, whose welfare state exemplified compromise betwe
Drink and the Victorians; the temperance question in England, 1815-1872 by Brian Harrison ( Book )
23 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oxford dictionary of national biography : in association with the British Academy : from the earliest times to the year 2000 ( Book )
18 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over a twelve-year period a distinguished supervisory committee from the University of Oxford, with a grant from the British Academy, has coordinated the work of 10,000 specialists worldwide to recreate one of the great English reference works. The result is the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography--a collection of 50,000 specially written biographies of men and women who have shaped all aspects of the British past, from the earliest times to the end of the year 2000
A hundred years ago : Britain in the 1880s in words and photographs by Colin Ford ( Book )
15 editions published between 1933 and 1994 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Separate spheres : the opposition to women's suffrage in Britain by Brian Harrison ( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The British feminist movement has often been studied, but so far nobody has written about its opponents. Dr Harrison argues that British feminism cannot be understood without appreciating the strength and even the contemporary plausibility of 'the Antis', as the opponents of women's suffrage were called.In a fully documented approach which combines political with social history, he unravels the complex politics, medical, diplomatic and social components of the anti-suffrage mind, and clarifies the Antis' central commitment to the idea of separate but complementary spheres for the two
The transformation of British politics, 1860-1995 by Brian Harrison ( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brian Harrison's broad-ranging, authoritative analysis runs continuously from the 1860s to the 1990s. He investigates such topics as civil liberties, pressure groups, parliament, elections and the parties, central and local government, cabinet, and monarchy. He examines the international and cultural influences on the working of the political system, and concludes by surveying current proposals for reform. With an ample guide to further reading, and a full chronology of leading events, this book will be essential reading for students of politics and history
Finding a role? : the United Kingdom 1970-1990 by Brian Harrison ( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven analytic chapters in this book pursue the massive changes wrought in Britain between 1970 and 1990. They look in detail at the changes in international relations, landscape and townscape, social framework, family and welfare structures, economic policies and realities and government which had occurred by 1990
Prudent revolutionaries : portraits of British feminists between the wars by Brian Harrison ( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Civil histories : essays presented to Sir Keith Thomas ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These essays, presented to Sir Keith Thomas on his retirement as President of Corpus Christi College, Oxford, concentrate on one of the broad themes illuminated by his work - changing notions of civility in the past. They explore its implications and shifts in its meaning since the 16th century
Robert Lowery, radical and chartist by Robert Lowery ( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drink and sobriety in an early Victorian country town: Banbury 1830-1860 by Brian Harrison ( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great Britons : the great debate ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Twentieth century ( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History at the universities: a comparative and analytical guide to history syllabuses at universities in the United Kingdom by George Barlow ( Book )
5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dictionary of British temperance biography by Brian Harrison ( Book )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of the University of Oxford ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study surveys how one of the world's major universities has responded to the formidable challenges offered by the 20th century. It presents the reader with insight into many aspects of British life and assesses the influence of the University of Oxford in the world sphere
Oxford dictionary of national biography : from the earliest times to the year 2000 ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oxford dictionary of national biography : Oxford dictionary of national biography index of contributors by H. C. G Matthew ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drink and the Victorians by Brian Harrison ( )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Corpuscles : a history of Corpus Christi College, Oxford in the twentieth century ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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