Browse theses from Open University

'Men of good Character, strong, decent and active': Hertfordshire's Petty Constables, 1730-1799
Saunders, Elaine, Ph.D. (2018), Open University (Goodrich, Amanda; Williams, Chris A.)
The Special Operations Executive in Burma, 1941-5.
Duckett, Richard, Ph.D. (2015), Open University (Hack, Karl A.; Mombauer, Annika)
The First World War: history, literature and myth.
Trott, Vincent, Ph.D. (2014), Open University (Haslam, Sara; Mombauer, Annika; Andrews, James)
The Contagious Diseases Acts in 19th-century Hong Kong: imperial policy versus local governance.
Berney, C. Jane, Ph.D. (2013), Open University (Brunton, Deborah; Hack, Karl A.)
Civilising the police(man): police reform, culture and practice in Lisbon, c.1860-1910.
Gonçalves, C. Gonçalo R., Ph.D. (2013), Open University (Emsley, Clive; Lawrence, Paul M.)
Early county chief constables in the north of England, 1880-1905.
Leigh, Juliet E., Ph.D. (2013), Open University (Lawrence, Paul; Williams, Chris)
Crime, policing and social relations in urban England and Wales, with special reference to West Yorkshire, c.1860-1914.
Churchill, David, Ph.D. (2012), Open University (Lawrence, Paul M.; Crone, Rosalind)
'The lamb and the warrior': manhood, militarism and the diocese of London, 1890-1914.
Fountain, Christopher, Ph.D. (2012), Open University (Wolffe, John R.)
The development of Sarajevo during the period of Austro-Hungarian administration (1878-1918).
Sparks, M.W.D., Ph.D. (2012), Open University (Mombauer, Annika; Benton, Tim)
Public history of the U.K. criminal justice system.
Allan, Laura, Ph.D. (2011), Open University (Williams, Chris; Emsley, Clive)
Roman seal-boxes in Britain.
Andrews, Colin J., Ph.D. (2011), Open University
The Protestant-Catholic divide on Prince Edward Island, Canada: its creation, growth and resolution.
Beck, Callum V., Ph.D. (2011), Open University (Wolffe, John R.; Bowman, Manon)
Postcolonial literary publishing: Oxford University Press in Africa and the Three Crowns series.
Davis, Caroline R., Ph.D. (2011), Open University
Regionalist themes in 'Breton' operas, 1850-1954: four case studies.
Millar, Jennifer J., Ph.D. (2011), Open University
An analysis of Dwight Moody's urban social vision.
Quiggle, Greg, Ph.D. (2011), Open University (Wolffe, John R.; Bluenhofer, Edith)
Cleanliness in Thailand: King Rama V's 'strategy of hygiene' from urban planning to dress codes in the late 19th century.
Chitrabongs, M.L. Chittawadi, Ph.D. (2010), Open University
Image and identity: the lives of Scots herring girls, 1900-50.
de Fresnes, Jillian, Ph.D. (2010), Open University
'A certain portion of the whole': inspectors, guardians and anatomists in East Anglia, 1832-1908.
Knowles, Susan, Ph.D. (2010), Open University (Brunton, Deborah; Grell, Olé)
Power and finance at the court of Charles V: Francisco de los Cobos, the emperor's secretary.
Liddle, Dryden, Ph.D. (2010), Open University (Grell, Olé; Goodman, David)
Common ground: horticulture and the cultivation of open space in the East End of London, 1840-1900.
Matheson, Julia, Ph.D. (2010), Open University (Loftus, Donna; Brunton, Deborah)