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Dr James Davis

School Of History, Anthropology, Philosophy And Politics
James Davis

Dr James Davis

School Of History, Anthropology, Philosophy And Politics

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.

Research opportunities

Open to PhD applications in the field of

  • Medieval social and economic history
  • Medieval urban history
  • Pre-modern markets and trade

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Research students

PhD Title Friars, Identity and Space in Medieval Irish Towns
Country UK
   

 


Alumni: Where are they now

PhD Title Bristol, Norwich and the Three Edwards, 1272-1350
Country UK
Current Position  QA Scientist at Almac
   
PhD Title  Contested Urban Spaces: Protest and Identity in Norwich, 1400-1800
Country  UK
   

 

 


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