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About the Centre for Legal History

The Centre for Legal History provides a lively social and scholarly focus for the active research community – faculty members, postdoctoral researchers, and postgraduate students - in legal…

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Alan Watson Memorial Event

The Alan Watson Memorial Event which took place on the 29th of May 2019 at Edinburgh Law School, Old College. Supported by the Watson family.

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An introduction to MSc History

This short video gives you an introduction to our MSc History programme from Dr Zubin Mistry

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Being an international student at the School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Listen to some of our international students talk about their experience coming to Edinburgh to study in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology. The students featured are also…

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A month in the life of a postgraduate student

See what life can be like as a postgraduate student at University of Edinburgh's School of History, Classics and Archaeology. One of our students created this video using the SE1 app…

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Dr David Doddington (Cardiff University); 'The best man whipped and the other one took it': violence, honour, and solidarity in US slave communities

Public Lecture by Dr David Doddington (Cardiff University) Meadows Lecture Theatre, 10 May 2019, 17:15-18:30 'The best man whipped and the other one took it': violence, honour, and…

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Prof. Andrew Erskine - Roman Power, Greek Reaction

Andrew Erskine, Professor of Ancient History, delivered his inaugural lecture entitled "Roman power, Greek reaction". At the beginning of second century BC, Rome announced that it had…

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Prof. Martin Chick: Time, Economics and a Political Economy of Britain since 1945

Professor Martin Chick, Chair of Economic History, delivers his inaugural lecture entitled, "The Times They Are A-Changin': Time, Economics and a Political Economy of Britain since…

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Professor Ewen Cameron Inaugural Lecture - 'The Political Histories of Modern Scotland'

Professor Ewen A Cameron, Sir William Fraser Professor of Scottish History and Palaeography delivered his inaugural lecture entitled "The Political Histories of Modern Scotland". …

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Professor Clive Bonsall inaugural lecture - 'Farmers, Floods and River Gods: What happened at the Iron Gates of the Danube, between 6300 and 6000 BC'

The inaugural lecture from Professor Clive Bonsall from our School of Arts, Culture & Environment entitled "Farmers, Floods and River Gods: What happened at the Iron Gates of the Danube…

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Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

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Prof Agustin Fuentes - How do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - How do we believe

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Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

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