Research

Articles:

‘King Edward VII: The Impresario of the Plutocracy’, Great Philanthropists: Wealth and Charity in the Modern World 1815-1945. eds Peter Mandler and David Cesarani (Vallentine Mitchell, 2016.

‘Sense and Nonsense:  John Stuart Mill’s annotations on Ralph Waldo Emerson’s Essays’, History Today, September, 2013.

‘The Changing Fashions and Fortunes of Philanthropy’, Archives, xxxvi, number 123-4, October, 2011.

‘The War and Charity’, Beveridge and voluntary action in Britain and the wider British world. eds. Melanie Oppenheimer and Nicholas Deakin (Manchester University Press, 2011).

‘Victorian England: The Age of Societies’, History and Philanthropy Past, Present and Future, eds. David Cannadine and Jill Pelew (Institute of Historical Research, 2008).

‘Charity and Social Democracy: an Anglo-American historical perspective’, Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work and Development, 17 (1), June, 2007.

‘Oxford Dictionary of National Biography’, 9 articles (Oxford University Press, 2004).

‘George V and Republicanism, 1917–1919’, Twentieth Century British History, vol. 10, no. 1, 1999.

‘The King’s Fund: A Century of Hospital Charity’, The Lancet, vol 349, (February 8, 1997).

‘Philanthropy’ in The Cambridge Social History of Britain, 1750–1950, ed. F.M.L. Thompson, vol. 3 (Cambridge University Press, 1990).

‘A Mother’s Country, Mothers’ Meetings and Family Welfare in Britain, 1850-1950′, vol 74, History (1989).

‘Body and Soul: Bible Nurses and the Poor in Victorian London’, Historical Research, vol. 60 (October, 1987).

‘Female Philanthropy and Domestic Service in Victorian England’, Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research, vol 54 (1981).

‘Little Vessels: Children in the 19th-Century Missionary Movement’, The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, vol vi (January, 1978).

‘Charity Bazaars in Nineteenth-Century England’, Journal of British Studies (Spring, 1977).

‘Women and English Philanthropy, 1790–1830’, International Review of Social History, vol xix (1974).

‘English State Trials in the 1790s: A Case Study’, Journal of British Studies, vol xiii (November, 1973).

‘Thomas Paine’s The Age of Reason Revisited’, Journal of the History of Ideas, vol xxxiii, no 4 (1972).

‘Public Worship: An Eighteenth-Century Debate’, Transactions of the Unitarian Historical Society, vol xv, no 1 (1971).