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
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Expertise by Topic
Disability, Family, Gender, Local & Regional, Religion, Women, World War I