British Politics, Society and Empire, 1852-1945: Essays in Honour of Trevor O. Lloyd, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

British Politics, Society and Empire, 1852-1945

Essays in Honour of Trevor O. Lloyd, 1st Edition

Edited by David W. Gutzke

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200 pages | 6 B/W Illus.

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This book draws together essays on modern British history, empire, liberalism and conservatism in honour of Trevor O. Lloyd, Emeritus Professor of Modern British history at the University of Toronto for some thirty years beginning in the 1960s. With Lloyd best known for his two histories of the Empire and of domestic Britain, published in the Short Oxford History of the Modern World series, as well as his pioneering psephological study of the 1880 General Election, the essays include analyses of Anglo-Irish relations, Florence Nightingale, Canada, muckrackers, the Primrose League and prisoners of war during World War II.

Table of Contents

    1. Trevor O. Lloyd as Teacher, Scholar, Mentor and Friend
    2. David W. Gutzke

    3. Introduction
    4. David W. Gutzke

    5. A Party for "Peers and Parsons?" The Social Composition of the Irish Conservative Party and Its Electoral Consequences, 1852-68
    6. Andrew Shields

    7. Florence Nightingale Reconsidered as the Founder of Modern Nursing
    8. Carol Helmstadter

    9. Britain, Muckraking and Transnational Exchanges
    10. David W. Gutzke

    11. Politics and the Social Sphere: The Primrose League during the First World War Matthew Hendley
    12. Baldwin’s Empire: Canada 1927
    13. Gabrielle Ward-Smith

    14. Experiences of British Prisoners of War in the Far East: Death and Their Relatives at Home from 1942

Patricia Jalland

Trevor O. Lloyd: A Bibliography

About the Editor

David W. Gutzke is Professor of Modern British History at Missouri State University, USA.

About the Series

Routledge Studies in Modern British History

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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HISTORY / General
HIS001010
HISTORY / Africa / Central
HIS006000
HISTORY / Canada / General
HIS006020
HISTORY / Canada / Post-Confederation (1867-)
HIS015000
HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain
HIS018000
HISTORY / Europe / Ireland
HIS029000
HISTORY / North America
HIS037060
HISTORY / Modern / 19th Century
HIS037070
HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century