Professor Christopher Dyer

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Contact details

Name:
Professor Christopher Dyer
Position/Fellowship type:
Senior Research Fellow
Institute:
Institute of Historical Research
Home institution:
Leicester
Email address:
cd50@le.ac.uk

Research Summary and Profile

Research interests:
History
Summary of research interests and expertise:
The main project is to complete work on ‘Peasant farming 1200-1540’ which is being funded by the Leverhulme Trust. This is intended to make a new assessment of the types of farming practised by peasants, and to evaluate their role in the economy. In addition publication of various projects in landscape history such as surveys of Admington, Compton Scorpion, Westcote and Bretford in Warwickshire.
Publication Details

Related publications/articles:

Date Details
19-Oct-2017 The midland economy and society, 1314-1348: insights from changes in the landscape

Journal articles

'The midland economy and society, 1314-1348: insights from changes in the landscape’, Midland History, 42 (2017), pp.36-57.

10-Feb-2017 The Archaeology of the 11th Century: Continuities and Transformations

Edited Book

(with Dawn Hadley), The Archaeology of the 11th Century: Continuities and Transformations. Society for Medieval Archaeology Monograph, 38, 2017.

01-Jan-2017 Tawney and Postan: two pathways to understanding the pre-industrial economy’

Chapters

in J. P. Bowen and A.T. Brown (eds.), Custom and Commercialisation in English Rural Society: Revisiting Postan and Tawney (Hatfield, 2016), pp. 23-35

01-Sep-2016 Farmers, Consumers, Innovators. The World of Joan Thirsk

Edited Book

With Richard Jones (Hatfield, 2016), pp.1-8.

21-Jul-2016 Landscape, farming and society in an English region: the Inquisitions Post Mortem for the West Midlands, 1250-1509

Journal articles

 ‘Landscape, farming and society in an English region: the Inquisitions Post Mortem for the West Midlands, 1250-1509’, in M. Hicks (ed.), The Later Medieval Inquisitions Post Mortem. Mapping the Medieval Countryside and Rural Society (Woodbridge, 2016), pp. 59-83.

Richard Hugh Britnell 1944-2013

Articles

‘Richard Hugh Britnell 1944-2013’, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the British Academy, XV (2016), pp. 2-21

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