James Davis’s main research interests focus upon medieval social and economic history, particularly English markets, trades and towns.
He has examined the market culture of medieval England through a variety of literary and legal sources and published Medieval Market Morality: Life, Law and Ethics in the English Marketplace, 1200-1500 with Cambridge University Press in 2012.
His most recent project is on the subject of Medieval Street Life and was supported by a British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship.Find out more
I am open to PhD applications in the fields of…
- Medieval social and economic history
- Medieval urban history
- Pre-modern markets and trade
PUBLIC OUTREACH AND KEY ACHIEVEMENTS
PhD Title: Friars, Identity and Space in Medieval Irish Towns
Name: Rowena McCallum
Years of Study: 2016 - present
Years of Study:
Alumni: where are they now?
Dr Robin McCallum
PhD Title: Bristol, Norwich and the Three Edwards, 1272-1350
Years of Study: 2012-15
Current position: QA Scientist at Almac
Dr Derek Crosby
PhD Title: Contested Urban Spaces: Protest and Identity in Norwich, 1400-1800
Years of Study: 2012-17
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