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Dr Richard D Sheldon

B.A.(Hons.), M.A.(Lond.), Ph.D.(Birm.)

  • BS8 1TB

19962021

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Research Output

2021

Figuring out the population bomb. Politics, science and demography 1948-2030

Sheldon, R. D., 2021, Sustainability and complexity: towards a post-disciplinary approach. Springer London

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2020

Famine, Colonialism and Underdevelopment

Sheldon, R. D., 2020, (In preparation) Palgrave Encyclopedia of Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism. 2 ed. Palgrave Macmillan

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2015

Adam Smith

Sheldon, R., 2015, Encyclopedia of World Poverty. New York

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Famine

Sheldon, R. D., 2015, Encyclopedia of World Poverty. SAGE Publications Inc.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

French Revolution

Sheldon, R., 2015, Encyclopedia of World Poverty. New York

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Laissez-Faire

Sheldon, R. D., 2015, Encyclopedia of World Poverty. SAGE Publications Inc.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Oxfam

Sheldon, R., 2015, Encyclopedia of World Poverty. New York

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Physiocrats

Sheldon, R., 2015, Encyclopedia of World Poverty. New York

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

2014

Figuring Out the Population Bomb: Politics, Science and Demography, 1945-2004

Sheldon, R. D., 2014, Bristol Institute for Research in the Arts and Humanities. Final Countdown Workshop.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

2013

Review: Carl J. Griffin, The Rural War (Manchester University Press, 2012

Sheldon, R. D., 2013, (Accepted/In press) In : Economic History Review. 66, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review: John Bohstedt, The Politics of Provisions in England

Sheldon, R. D., 2013, (Accepted/In press) In : Economic History Review. 66, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review of Sophus A. Reinert, Translating Empire: Emulation and the Origins of Political Economy (Harvard, 2011)

Sheldon, R. D., 2013, In : Journal of Modern History. Journal of Modern History, 85

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

‘From “Old Corruption” to Crony Capitalism’

Sheldon, R. D., 13 Apr 2013, Fifty years of EP Thompson’s The Making of the English Working Class’ People’s History Museum Manchester 13 April 2013.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

2012

Adam Smith's Invisible Hand

Sheldon, RD., 16 Apr 2012, The Invisible Hand, Hordaland kunstsenter.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

2011

"Can we feed the starving millions": Economics morals and politics c. 1945-1980

Sheldon, RD., Feb 2011, Historical Studies departmental seminar University of Bristol.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Radical Protest and the Enlighhtenment

Sheldon, RD., 16 Jun 2011, Luna: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

2010

Review: Famine: a Short History

Sheldon, RD., May 2010, In : Economic History Review. 63, p. 564 - 565 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2009

'A Loud, a Fervid, and Resolute Remonstrance with our Rulers': John Thelwall, the People and Political Economy

Sheldon, RD., 2009, John Thelwall: Radical Romantic and Acquitted Felon. Poole, S. (ed.). Pickering and Chatto, p. 61 - 70 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Coment on Reform States - Ideal and Reality

Sheldon, RD., Jan 2009, Re-imagining Democracy 1750-1850, Institute for Advanced Studies, Ludwig-Maximilian University, Munich.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Development, Poverty and Famines: The Case of British Empire

Sheldon, RD., 2009, Empire, Development and Colonialism: The Past in the Presesnt. Duffield, M. & Hewitt, V. (eds.). Boydell & Brewer, p. 74 - 87 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

What is / who are the people? Reflections on the Burke-Thelwall Deabte

Sheldon, RD., 3 Apr 2009, Languages of Politics: Mapping Britain's Long Nineteenth Century. Durham University.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

2008

Monitoring the Market: The British State and the Politics of Grain Trade Information c. 1750-1820

Sheldon, RD., 2008, ‘Numbers, Norms and the Public Sphere: Statistics and the Public c.1750-1980’ Oxford Brookes University.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Practical economics in eighteenth-century England: Charles Smith on the grain trade and the Corn Laws, 1756-72

Sheldon, RD., Nov 2008, In : Historical Research. 81, p. 636 - 662 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

6 Citations (Scopus)

Review: Hunger: A modern History

Sheldon, RD., Nov 2008, In : Economic History Review. 61.4, p. 1037 - 1039 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2007

Development, Poverty and Famines: The Record of British Empire

Sheldon, RD., Apr 2007, International Development and Governance Research Group, Institute for Advanced Studies, Bristol.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

John Thelwall, The Rights of Man and the Right to Live: Radical Politics, The People and Political Economy

Sheldon, RD., Jan 2007, Thelwall Symposium, Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, University of the West of England.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Review: Consuming Cultures: Global Perspectives, Historical Trajectories, Transnational Exchanges

Sheldon, RD., 2007, In : Economic History Review. 60, p. 225 - 226 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review: Gender, Taste and Material Culture in Britain and North America, 1700-1830

Sheldon, RD., 2007, In : Economic History Review. 60, p. 832 - 834 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

The Rights of Man and the right to live: Debating subsistence in the 1790s

Sheldon, RD., Feb 2007, Departmental Seminar, University of Bristol.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

2006

Review: A Mad, Bad and Dangerous People? England 1783-1846

Sheldon, RD., 2006, In : Economic History Review. 59, p. 850 - 851 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Review: On Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations: A Philosophical Companion

Sheldon, RD., 2006, In : Economic History Review. 59, p. 408 - 409 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2005

Review: The Character of Credit: Personal Debt in English Culture, 1740-1914

Sheldon, RD., 2005, In : Historical Journal. 48, p. 839 - 841 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2004

Barbon, Nicholas

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Beeke, Henry

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Bernard, Sir Thomas

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Brand, John

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Cooke, Sir Thomas

Sheldon, RD., 2004, Oxford New Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

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Forster, Nathaniel

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

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Howlett, John

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

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King, Charles

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

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Massie, Joseph

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Page, Frederick

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Philips, Erasmus

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

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Pinto, Isaac de

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Review: Weights and Measures in Scotland: A European Perspective

Sheldon, RD., 2004, In : Economic History Review. 57, p. 774 - 775 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Smith, Charles

Sheldon, RD., 2004, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Matthew, HCG. & Harrison, B. (eds.). Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Zouch, Henry

Sheldon, RD., 2004, New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book