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  • Yoked to the Plough; Male Convict Labour, Culture and Resistance in Rural Van Diemen's Land, 1820-40. 

    Hindmarsh, Bruce (The University of Edinburgh. College of Humanities and Social Science, 2002-06)
    This thesis is a study of assigned male convict labour in rural Van Diemen’s Land in the period 1820-40. Throughout this period agriculture and pastoralism were centxal to the colonial economy, and this sector was the ...
  • Youth, sexuality and courtship in Scotland, 1945-80 

    O'Neill, Jane (The University of Edinburgh, 2017-07-05)
    The decades following the Second World War witnessed a number of important developments affecting young people’s relationships and sexual lives, including the expansion of sex education initiatives and access to reliable ...
  • Φιλία in Cicero’s Correspondence 

    Evangelou, Gabriel (The University of Edinburgh, 2016-06-28)
    This thesis uses Cicero’s letters as evidence for an interpretation of Cicero’s φιλίαι that is at variance with his professed views on φιλία as well as with the conclusions of modern scholars. As the use of the term φιλία ...