Participant Info

First Name
Bethany
Last Name
Rowley
Affiliation
University of Leeds
Website URL
https://menwomenandcare.leeds.ac.uk/
Keywords
First World War, Charity, Religion, Gender, Women and disability
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Personal Info

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About Me

I am a PhD student at the University of Leeds. With a focus on Christianity, my research looks at the relationship between charity, rehabilitation, and the experience of disabled veterans in Britain after the First World War.

Recent Publications

 

  • ‘Anglicanism and The British Limbless Ex-Servicemen’s Association: A Local Case Study’, Men, Women and Care Blog, July 2018.
  • ‘Opportunities for Disabled Great War Veterans Within Toc H’, In Touch, (published March 2018)
  • ‘Sunday Schools And The Four Nations Divide’, Four Nations History Society Blog, February 2018.
  • ‘Unexpected Lessons from Giving A Public Engagement Talk’, Men, Women and Care Blog, January 2018.
  • ‘New Research In Military History Conference, Toc H, and the Battle for Identity In Inter-War Britain’, Men, Women and Care Blog, November 2017.
  • ‘Disabled Ex-Servicemen of the First World War and Christian Charity in Inter-War Britain’, Voluntary History Action Society, October 2017: http://www.vahs.org.uk/2017/10/7221/
  • ‘Disabled Ex-Servicemen of the First World War: A Four Nations Approach To Their Social, Medical and Religious Care Needs’, Four Nations History Society Blog, August 2017: https://fournationshistory.wordpress.com/2017/08/14/disabled-ex-servicemen-of-the-first-world-war-a-four-nations-approach-to-their-social-medical-and-religious-care-needs/
  • ‘We have not forgotten you’: Christmas, Charity and the Leeds ‘A’ Division’, Men, Women and Care Blog, June 2017.
  • ‘Research, Impact and the Local Area’, Men, Women and Care Blog, April 2017.
  • ‘Religious Charities, Artificial Limbs and The State’, Men, Women and Care Blog, March 2017
Media Coverage
Country Focus
United Kingdom
Expertise by Geography
United Kingdom
Expertise by Chronology
20th century
Expertise by Topic
Disability, Family, Gender, Local & Regional, Religion, Women, World War I