School of Humanities

  • United Kingdom

Student theses

Scotland's Castles: rescued, rebuilt and reoccupied, 1945 - 2010

Author: Inglis, J., 2011

Supervisor: McKean, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Kinship and politics in the art of plaster decoration

Author: Napier, W. J., 2012

Supervisor: McKean, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Scottish culture and the First World War, 1914-1939 v.2

Author: Petrie, A., 2006

Supervisor: Brown, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

The Council for the Encouragement of Music and the Arts (CEMA) and the development of the Arts Council in Scotland: background, politics, visual art policy 1919-1947

Author: McArthur, E., 2005

Supervisor: Macdonald, M. (Supervisor) & Paterson, L. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Exile, Authorship, and 'The Good German': A Reconsideration of the Screenplays and Novels of Emeric Pressburger

Author: McDonald, C. E., 2018

Supervisor: Hoyle, B. (Supervisor) & Williams, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

...the horsemen got the start. Horse ownership and advantage in Kentucky, 1770-1830

Author: Paul, C. M., 2012

Supervisor: Ward, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

George MacDonald and Victorian Society

Author: Smith, J. W., 2013

Supervisor: Robb, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Women's Liberation Movement in Scotland c.1968-1979

Author: Browne, S., 2007

Supervisor: Brown, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Holding the line: the changing policies of the British Army with respect to Native Americans, 1759-1774

Author: Watson, D., 2012

Supervisor: Ward, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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"Injustice on Their Backs and Justice on Their Minds": Political Activism and the Policing of London's Afro-Caribbean Community, 1945-1993

Author: Fevre, C., 2019

Supervisor: Colley, Z. (Supervisor), Johansen, A. (Supervisor) & Graham, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Reading the Transatlantic Gothic Fiction of Walter Scott and Edgar Allan Poe

Author: Williams, G. S., 2019

Supervisor: Morris, T. (Supervisor) & Varvogli, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Women and Paid Work in Industrial Britain, c.1945 - c.1971

Author: Paterson, L., 2014

Supervisor: Tindley, A. (Supervisor), Brown, C. G. (External person) (Supervisor) & Tomlinson, J. D. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Modern Scottish Theatre: the Creation of a Tradition

Author: Brown, M., 2017

Supervisor: George, J. (Supervisor) & Robson, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

The acquisition and use of Norwegian timber in seventeenth century Scotland, with reference to the principal building works of James Baine, His Majesty's Master Wright

Author: Newland, K., 2010

Supervisor: McKean, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Rise of the New Elite: the Evolution of Leadership in Kentucky, c.1770-1800

Author: Smith, B. M., 2013

Supervisor: Ward, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Eco-socialism in the early poetry and prose of William Morris

Author: Macdonald, G. E., 2015

Supervisor: George, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Katherine Mansfield and Visual Culture

Author: Harland, F., 2017

Supervisor: Williams, K. (Supervisor) & Modeen, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The nature of appropriation: Eric Linklater's 'Juan in America'

Author: Marsh, R., 2011

Supervisor: Morris, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Philosophy

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A matter of time? Temporality, agency and the cosmopolitan in the novels of Kazuo Ishiguro and Timothy Mo

Author: Spark, G. A., 2011

Supervisor: Low, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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A Question of Listening: Nancean Resonance and Listening in the Work of Charlie Chaplin

Author: Giunta, C. S., 2013

Supervisor: Williams, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Photographic dissemination: iterations of difference in the text of landscape and photographic writing

Author: Wall, G., 2011

Supervisor: Davey, J. (Supervisor), Modeen, M. (Supervisor) & Robertson, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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A fractured dialectic: Søren Kierkegaard between idealism and materialism

Author: Burns, M., 2013

Supervisor: Mei, T. (Supervisor) & Jones, R. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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A study of aspiration and ambition: the Scottish Treasury Commission and its impact upon the development of Scottish country house architecture 1667-1682

Author: Wemyss, C., 2008

Supervisor: McKean, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Changing British Perceptions of Spain in Times of War and Revolution, 1808 to 1838

Author: Holsman, J. R., 2014

Supervisor: Storrs, C. (Supervisor) & Patrick, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Philosophy

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On the Function of Ground in Deleuze’s Philosophy Or An Introduction to Pathogenesis

Author: McGinness, J. N., 2013

Supervisor: Williams, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Walking the line of fire: violence, society, and the war for the Kentucky and Trans-Appalachian Frontier, 1774-1795

Author: Reid, D., 2011

Supervisor: Ward, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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An Ontology of Images and Painterly Subjectivity: Towards a Bergsonian Philosophy of Art

Author: Lewis, R. D., 2013

Supervisor: Mei, T. (Supervisor) & Mullarkey, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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A New Promised Land? Denominations, Local Congregations, Camp Meetings, and the Creation of Community in Early Kentucky, c.1780-1830

Author: De Vries, J. P., 2016

Supervisor: Ward, M. (Supervisor), Livesey, J. (Supervisor) & Brown, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Visual form, visible nature: radical landscape poetry and Romantic environmental aesthetics

Author: Widger, E., 2018

Supervisor: Roberts, A. (Supervisor) & Macdonald, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Paintings and their irreducibility to explanation : myth and multiform aesthetic experience

Author: Milburn, J. H., 2011

Supervisor: Macdonald, M. (Supervisor) & Modeen, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Lass o' Pairts: Social mobility for women through education in Scotland, 1850-1901.

Author: McCall, A. T., 2013

Supervisor: Brown, C. (Supervisor) & Willson, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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'Fall in the Children' : a regional study of the mobilisation of the children of the 42nd Regimental Area during the Great War

Author: Brown, N. F., 2015

Supervisor: Kenefick, W. (Supervisor) & Patrick, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Scottish Noblewomen, the Family and Scottish Politics from 1688-1707

Author: Cowmeadow, N. M., 2012

Supervisor: Patrick, D. (Supervisor) & Whatley, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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New Caledonia´s Wake: Expanding the Story of Company of Scotland Expeditions to Darien, 1698-1700

Author: Orr, J. M., 2014

Supervisor: Storrs, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Self Against Others: A Psychoanalytical Reading of Harold Pinter's Work

Author: Fox, A., 2015

Supervisor: Roberts, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Revenant Signifier: The Zombie in Comics and Cinema

Author: O'Donnell, S., 2015

Supervisor: Murray, C. (Supervisor) & Hoyle, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Britain and Upper Silesia 1919 - 1922

Author: Lesniewski, P., 2000

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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From ‘Sacred’ to ‘Secular’?: The Hermeneutical Future of Religion in the Thought of Gianni Vattimo and Charles Taylor

Author: Thomas, R., 2018

Supervisor: Davey, J. (Supervisor) & Woodward, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Development of Medical Services in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, 1843-1936

Author: Whatley, P. E., 2013

Supervisor: Tomlinson, J. (Supervisor) & Dingwall, H. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Authorities and naturalness beyond neo-pragmatism and deconstructionism. Optimization of economic distribution and well-being as a means of going beyond dialectical failures

Author: Cortese, D., 2017

Supervisor: Williams, J. (Supervisor), Smith, D. (Supervisor) & Klaes, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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International Perspectives on Data Protection and its Relationship to Records Management: Recommendations for Emerging Practice in the West Indies

Author: Beckles, C., 2014

Supervisor: Reid, C. (Supervisor) & Whatley, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The 'physiological turn' of Scottish philosophy: the Scottish Enlightenment, the body and popular philosophy in the early nineteenth century

Author: Rosset, N., 2007

Supervisor: Brown, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

A Mongrel Tradition: Contemporary Scottish Crime Fiction and its Transatlantic Contexts

Author: Kydd, C., 2013

Supervisor: Varvogli, A. (Supervisor) & Robb, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The evolving role of philosophy within the novels of Samuel Beckett

Author: Rushton, R., 2012

Supervisor: Morris, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Scottish culture and the First World War, 1914-1939 v.1

Author: Petrie, A., 2006

Supervisor: Brown, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

‘There is only one P in Perth - And, it stands for Pullars!': the Labour, Trade-Union, and Co-operative Movements in Perth, c. 1867 to c. 1922

Author: Philippou, P. S., 2015

Supervisor: Kenefick, W. (Supervisor) & Whatley, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Objects as Portals: Material Engagement and the Arts as a Catalyst for Social Change. Reflecting on the Kapodistrian Orphanage and Aegina Prison

Author: Vlachaki, E., 2019

Supervisor: Smith, D. (Supervisor) & Modeen, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Technologies in Practice: Paul Ricoeur and the Hermeneutics of Technique

Author: Carney, E., 2018

Supervisor: Smith, D. (Supervisor), Mei, T. (Supervisor) & Davey, N. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Patrick Geddes and the Celtic Renascence of the 1890s

Author: Ferguson, M., 2011

Supervisor: McKean, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Jewish Identity and Attitudes toward Militarism in Scotland c.1898 to the 1920s

Author: Hansen, K., 2015

Supervisor: Kenefick, W. (Supervisor) & Morton, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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