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Bodily Punishments

The history of bodily punishments and transportation.

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Prisons

The history of prisons and imprisonment.

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Police

The history of policing.

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Youth Justice

A history of youth justice.

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@BritSocCrim The next Yorkshire & Humberside regional group meeting is at Sheffield Hallam on Weds 8 March 2023: theme is Social Justice Research: Making Change Happen? contact me for more information or to submit abstract!

Join Dr Maya Avis (Max Plank Institute for Social Anthropology, Germany) for: "Geopolitics of Aerial Surveillance in Palestine/Israel"
The first free seminar, as part of the @CrimSocHull Criminology, Sociology & Policing, Rising Star Guest Speaker Series, 2023.
πŸ“… 8th February 23

Bentham wrote to William Pitt (1759–1806) #onthisday in 1791, sending in two parts his 'Outline of the Plan of Construction of a Panopticon Penitentiary House'β€”detailing first the panopticon's basic principles, and second some of his own obligations as its potential governor:

Applications for the 2023 - 25 Past & Present #ECR Scholarships in #SocialHistory tenable @ihr_history have now opened.

Deadline this year is 28th Feb 2023.

Full details on how to apply are here:

https://www.history.ac.uk/join-ihr/fellowships/junior-fellowships/past-present

Please spread the word @IHR_Fellowships #Twitterstorians

Applications are open for The New Curators Project 2023!

For more information visit https://www.ucl.ac.uk/library/collections/special-collections/schools-and-outreach/new-curators-project

Amazing new @HistoryWOΒ website launches today!

This digital magazine is a platform for everyone - to write, read, listen to and discuss radical history and its place in the world today.

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https://www.historyworkshop.org.uk/