From “Old Corruption” to the New Corruption? From “Old Corruption” to the New Corruption? Public Life and Public Service in Britain, c. 1780–1940

Event Details

  • Event date: 24/01/2019 – 25/01/2019
  • Venue: Oxford Brookes University

The aim of the conference is to encourage a more integrated approach to the study and conceptualisation of political and administrative corruption during the period when Britain became a mass democracy and open up new historical perspectives through which we might better grasp the present.

Keynote speakers:

  • Professor Graham Brooks (University of West London)
  • Professor Angus Hawkins (University of Oxford)
  • Dr Kathryn Rix (History of Parliament)

The conference fee will be confirmed in September 2018, when registration will open.

This will be a two day conference: 24–25 January 2019, held at the John Henry Brookes Buildings on the Headington Campus of Oxford Brookes University and is supported by Newman University, Birmingham, the History and Policy Unit, King’s College, London and the British Academy.

To register or for more information please visit the conference website.