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Harry Thomas Dickinson

Harry Thomas Dickinson, British history educator. Fellow Royal History Society (council 1986-1990, vice president, 1991-1995), History Association Great Britain (council since 1982, president branch since 1975, vice president since 1995).

Background

  • Dickinson, Harry Thomas was born on March 9, 1939 in Gateshead, England. Son of Joseph and Elizabeth (Warriner) Dickinson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Durham University, (England), 1960, Master of Arts, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, Newcastle University (England), 1968. Doctor of Letters University Edinburgh, Scotland, 1986.

    Career

    • Research fellow Newcastle University, 1964-1966. Lecturer British history Edinburgh University, 1966-1973, reader, 1973-1980, professor, since 1980, concurrent professor Nanjing University, since 1987.

    Works

    • Author: Bolingbroke, 1970. Walpole, 1973
    • Liberty and Property, 1977. British Radicalism and the French Revolution, 1986.

      Caricatures and the Constitution 1760-1832, 1986, Politics of the People in Eighteenth Century Britain, 1995. Editor books in field, History journal., since 1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.

      Fulbright scholar, 1973. Folger Library fellow, 1973. Huntington Library fellow, 1973.

      Winston Churchill fellow, 1980, University of California at Los Angeles Clark LIbrary fellow, 1987.

    Membership

    Fellow Royal History Society (council 1986-1990, vice president, 1991-1995), History Association Great Britain (council since 1982, president branch since 1975, vice president since 1995).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, cinema.

    Connections

    • Married Jennifer Elizabeth Galtry, August 26, 1961. Children– Mark James, Anna Elizabeth.
    • father: Joseph Dickinson
    • mother: Elizabeth (Warriner) Dickinson
    • spouse: Jennifer Elizabeth Galtry
    • children: Mark James Dickinson
    • Anna Elizabeth Dickinson
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