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Subject: Nineteenth Century

The Link Between Female Masculinity and Female Same-Sex Desire in Britain in the Period 1746-1897

  • Author:
  • Samantha Kate Lennon
  • Subjects:
  • cross-dressing
  • Eighteenth Century
  • female masculinity
  • female sexuality
  • feminism
  • gender
  • gender association
  • gender presentation
  • masculinity
  • Nineteenth Century
  • same-sex desire
  • sexuality
  • United Kingdom
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

A Dreamland? Amusement Parks Creating a New Culture for the Masses at Coney Island

  • Author:
  • Caitlin Arnold
  • Subjects:
  • amusement parks
  • childhood
  • Coney Island
  • culture
  • entertainment
  • Nineteenth Century
  • sexuality
  • Victorian
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

Reinforcing and Challenging Gender Identities and Stereotypes in Representations of the Indian Mutiny, 1857-1858

  • Author:
  • Nicola Kirby
  • Subjects:
  • colonialism
  • Empire
  • gender
  • identity
  • Indian Mutiny
  • Nineteenth Century
  • race
  • United Kingdom
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

Buffalo Bill, popular culture and urban, working class masculinity in late nineteenth century America

  • Author:
  • Millie Harris
  • Subjects:
  • America
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Cuba
  • immigration
  • industrialisation
  • masculinity
  • Nineteenth Century
  • popular culture
  • Spanish-American war
  • United States
  • urbanisation
  • Working Classes
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

‘Where are the children?’: The forced assimilation of Dakelh and Tsek’ehne First Nations children at the Lejac Indian Residential School and the making of identity

  • Author:
  • Bronia Anna Kasinka Greening
  • Subjects:
  • abuse
  • Canada
  • children
  • cultural assimilation
  • culture
  • ethnicity
  • First Nation communities
  • gender
  • gender identity
  • genocide
  • identity
  • indigenous voice
  • Nineteenth Century
  • oppression
  • oral history
  • Residential Schools
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

What do the newspaper articles, and trial of Robert Coombes tell us about the representations of criminally insane children in the late nineteenth-century?

  • Author:
  • Niamh Carney
  • Subjects:
  • childhood
  • class
  • Crime
  • criminal insanity
  • criminal law
  • gender
  • historical writing
  • history
  • homicide
  • juvenile criminality
  • matricide
  • mental health
  • moral panic
  • newspaper
  • Nineteenth Century
  • psychology
  • punishment
  • sensationalism
  • testimonies
  • trial
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History