Rebecca J. Bates

Assistant Professor of History, Berea College


Bates Weaving in Sado

Frost 108
Berea KY, 40404 USA -
Tel: 859.985.3793
Email: rebecca_bates@berea.edu

 

 


 

 

EDUCATION

Ph.D, History, University of Kentucky, 2006
M.T.S.,  Harvard University, 1990
B.A., History, Williams College, 1988


Professional Associations

American Historical Association

British Studies Association

Nineteenth Century Studies Association



Current Favorite Historical Muse

The Village Green Preservation Society, by the Kinks



COURSES

European Surveys
HIS 102             Western Civilization II
HIS/WST 228    Gender and The Modern West

World Surveys:
HIS 224            20th Century World History
HIS/AST 229    Modern Imperialism


UPPER LEVEL COURSES:
HIS 315         19th Century Europe
HIS 316         20th Century Europe


SPECIAL TOPICS & RESEARCH SEMINARS:

HIS 186          The Politics of Textiles
HIS 335          Social Responses to Poverty
HIS 335          Violence in 20th Century Europe

 

 


 


 

 

PUBLICATIONS

"Building Imperial Youth? Reflections on Labour and the Construction of Working-class Childhood in Late Victorian England", Paedagogica Historica, 45:1 (February 2009), 143-156.

"Benevolence and the Limitations of Fighting Child Pauperism on the Eve of the New Poor Law", Proceedings of the American Historical Association, 2008.

 

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Last Updated: January 7, 2009