Ph.D. Theses since 1938 and Selected MA Theses


Cooper, John Irwin. "French-Canadian Conservatism in Principle and Practice 1873-1891." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1938.

Ross, Dorothy Jean.The Country Justice in English Local Government during the First Half of the Seventeenth Century.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1939.

Lunn, Jean. "Economic Development in New France, 1713-1760." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1942.

Millman, Thomas.Jacob Mountain, First Lord Bishop of Quebec, 1793-1825: A Study in Church and State.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1943.

Cragg, Gerald R. "The Church and Transition : A Study of Changes in Religious Thought in the Church of England, 1660 to 1695." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1946.

Arthur, Elizabeth. "The French-Canadian under British Rule, 1760-1800." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1949.

Reid, Allana Gertrude. "The Development and Importance of the Town of Quebec, 1608-1760." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1950.


Johnston, John Alexander.Factors in the Formations of the Presbyterian Church in Canada, 1875.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1955.

Lucas, Sidney.The Peasants’ Revolt of 1381 in History and Legend: A Critical Study of Contemporary and Post-Contemporary Accounts.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1955.

Eccles, William.Frontenac and New France, 1672-1698.” Thesis (Ph D.), 1955.

Farmakides, Anna.Foreign Policy under the “Bloc des Gauches.”” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1959.

Senior, Hereward.The Influence of the Orange Lodges on Irish and British Politics, 1795-1836.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1959.

Vogel, Robert. “British Diplomatic Blue Books, 1919-1939.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1959.

Khan, Mohammed Anwar.British Attitude to the Growth of Russian Influence in the Central Asian States, 1857-1878.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1962.

Straka, Waclaw Wladyslaw Stefan.The Scottish Industrial Labourer During the Age of Reform, 1792 – 1832.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1963.

Smith, Irving Harold. "The Political Ideas of Daniel Defoe.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1963.

Dorotich, Daniel.History in the Soviet School, 1917-1937: Changing Policy and Practice.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1964.

Hunte, Keith Donnerson.The Ministry of Public Instruction in Quebec, 1867-1875: A Historical Study.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1965.

Mouratides, Anastasia I.Byzantine Immunity System.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1965.

Pidhainy, Oleh Semenovych.The Formation of the Ukrainian Republic in the First World War, 1917-1918.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1965.

Vallely, Lois Mary.G.W. Stephens and the Saar High Commission.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1965.

Balawyder, Aloysius.Canadian-Soviet Relations, 1920-1933.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1966.

Malik, Salah-ud Din.Mutiny, Revolution or Muslim Rebellion? British Public Reaction Towards the Indian Crisis of 1857.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1966.

Maxwell, Michael Perceval.The Migration of Scots to Ulster during the Reign of James I.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1966.

Vuckovic, Milorad Nicholas.Parliamentary Opinion and British Foreign Policy, 1936-1938, With Special Reference to Germany.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1966.

Cassar, George.The Dardanelles Operation: The French Role.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1967.

Orchard, G. Edward.Economic and Social Conditions in Muscovy during the Reign of Ivan III.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1967.

Tarnovecky, Joseph. The Purchase of Alaska: Background and Reactions.” Thesis (Ph.D), 1968.

Black, Joseph L.N.M. Karamzin as an Historian.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1968.

Akhtar, Mushtaq Ahmad.The Royal Titles Bill: Public Opinion in the United Kingdom, India and Canada.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1969.

Kendall, John Charles. "Blueprint Defiance of Manifest Destiny : Anti-Americanism and Anti-Republicanism in Canada West, 1858-1867." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1969.

McDougall, Elizabeth Ann. "The Presbyterian Church in Western Lower Canada, 1815-1842." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1969.

Spira, Thomas. "The Growth of Magyar National Awareness under Francis I, 1792-1835." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1969.

Anick, Norman.The Embassy of Lord Ponsonby in Constantinople, 1833-1841.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1970.

Feledy, Jules Alexander.Hungaro-German Economic Relations, 1919-1939.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1970.

Hill, Robert Andrew. "Robert Sellar and the Huntingdon Gleaner : The Conscience of Rural Protestant Quebec, 1863-1919." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1970.

Laloux-Jain, Geneviève. "Les manuels d'histoire du Canada et le nationalisme en Ontario et au Quebec, 1867-1914." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1970.

Launitz-Schurer, Leopold.Loyal Whigs and Revolutionaries: New York Politics on the Eve of the American Revolution, 1760-1776.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1970.

Spira, Thomas.The Growth of Magyar National Awareness Under Francis I, 1792-1835.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1970.


Gibbs, Elizabeth.Canadian Hansard: Interpreting the Canadian Parliamentary Press during the Period of the Canadian Union.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1971.

Bosnitch, Sava D.The Foreign Policy ‘Line' of the Communist Party of Yugoslavia in the ‘Second Imperialist War,’ September 1, 1939-June 22, 1941.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1971.

Dupont, Antonin.Les relations entre L’Église et l’État sous Louis-Alexandre Taschereau, 1920-1936.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1971.

Majerus, Yvette Viviane.L’Éducation dans le Diocèse de Montréal d’après la correspondence de ses deux Premiers Évéques, Mgr Lartigue et Mgr Bourget, de 1820 à 1967.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1971.

McCullough, Edward Eastman.Labour’s Policy in Africa, 1900-1951: The Theory and Practice of Trusteeship.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1971.

Roy, Jean Louis. "Edouard Raymond Fabre, Bourgeois Patriote Du Bas-Canada 1799-1854." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1971.

Gavin, Joseph Benjamin.An Elizabethan Bishop of Durham: Tobias Matthew, 1595-1606.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1972.

West, Dalton Arthur.La Question Française in Russia, 1806-1812.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1972.

Hickey, Daniel.The Socio-Economic Context of the French Wars of Religion. A Case Study: Valentinois-Diois.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1973.

Burridge, Trevor D.The British Labour Party and the ‘German Question' During the Second World War, 1929-1945.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1973.

Charteris, Joan Nancy.The Evolution of the English Party in Scotland, 1513-1544.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1973.

Desmarais, John Philip.‘Au Profit Exclusif de la France': Four French Savants and Russia, 1870-1896.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1973.

Wilson, Frederick Charles. "Anglo-French Relations in the Reign of King Henry IV of England, 1399-1413.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1973.

Bishop, Russell K.From Knox to Melville: The Social Background of Conflicts with the Reformed Church of Scotland, 1555-1580.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1974.

Hidas, Peter I.Imperial Liberal Centralists and the Hungarian Ruling Class: The Impact of Franz Joseph’s Administration on Hungary, 1849-1853.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1974.

Laine, Edward W.Finland’s Road from Autonomy to Integration into the Russian Empire, 1808-1910.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1974.

Knoppers, Jake V.Dutch Trade with Russia From the Time of Peter I to Alexander I: A Quantitative Study in Eighteenth Century Shipping.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1975.

Porter, (Hill) Mary Armfield.Charlotte Perkins Gilman: A Feminist Paradox.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1975.

Sainsbury, John A.The Pro-American Movement In London, 1769-1782: Extra-Parliamentary Opposition to the Government’s American Policy.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1975.

Serbyn, Roman.The Character of the Rus Commonwealth, 1140-1200.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1975.

Buckley, Roger Norman.The Early History of the West India Regiments, 1795-1815: A Study of British Colonial Military History.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1975.

Horton, Donald James.Gilles Hocquart, Intendant of New France: 1729-1748.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1975.

Natufe, Omajuwa Igho.Soviet Policy in Africa, 1945-1970: A Study in Political History.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1975.

Burns, Robin B.Thomas D’Arcy McGee: A Biography.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1976.

Lefort, André.Les deux missions de Denis-Benjamin Viger en Angleterre, en 1826 et de 1831 à 1834.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1976.

Senior, Elinor.An Imperial Garrison in its Colonial Setting: British Regulars in Montreal, 1832-1854.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1976.

Nicosia, Francis R.Germany and the Palestine Question, 1933-1939.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1976.

Bacchi, Carol.Liberation Deferred: The Ideas of the English-Canadian Suffragists, 1877-1918.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1977.

Frankman, Ottolenghi Patricia.Anglo-Chilean Relations: The Vicissitudes of a Treaty.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1977.

Pidhainy, Alexander S.The Formation of the Communist Party (Bolsheviks) of Ukraine.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1978.

Mulhall, David.The Missionary Career of A.G. Morice, O.M.I.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1979.

Waring, Patricia N.Administrative Conflict with the Wilhelmine Navy: A History of the German Marine Corps.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1979.

Weiss, Eva.The Vienna Conferences of 1819-1820: Metternich and Article 19 of the Federal Act.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1979.

Fidler, Geoffrey Charles.Aspects of History of the Labour Movement in Liverpool in Relation to Education c. 1870-1920.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1980.

Khan, Farzana A.Political Problems of British India with Special Reference to the Introduction of Montagu-Chelmsford Reforms, 1919-1928.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1980.


Ray, Karen A.The Abolition of Indentured Emigration and Politics of Indian Nationalism, 1894-1917.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1981.

Shlosser, Franziska E.Military and Civil Administration under Emperor Maurice, 582-602: A Reassessment.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1981.

Weems, Constance Dulles. The Intellectual Odyssey of Henri Barbusse (1873-1935).” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1981.

Del Giudice, Martine N.The Young Bakunin and Left Hegelianism: Origins of Russian Radicalism and Theory of Praxis, 1814-1842.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1982.

Lalande, Jean-Guy.'Russia and the Soviet as Seen in Canada': Une recherche de l’opinion politique de la presse canadienne, de 1914 à 1921.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1982.

Krishtalka, Aaron. "The Old Tories and British Foreign Policy 1930-1939." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1983.

Lane, Alec W. A. "Freight Rate Issues in Canada, 1922-25: Their Economic and Political Implications." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1983.

L’Espérance, Jeanne.Prostitution, Purity and Feminism: A Study of the Campaign to Repeal the Contagious Diseases Acts, 1864-1886.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1983.

Robinson, James. "Reification and Hegemony: The Politics of Culture in the Writings of Georg Lukács and Antonio Gramsci, 1918-1938." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1983.

Noël, Françoise.Gabriel Christie’s Seigneuries: Settlement and Seigneurial Administration in the Upper Richelieu Valley, 1764-1854.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1984.

Vaudry, Richard W. "The Free Church in Canada, 1844-1861." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1984.

Ainley, Marianne Gosztonyi. "From Natural History to Avian Biology: Canadian Ornithology, 1860-1950." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1985.

Ferland, Jacques. "Evolution des rapports sociaux dans l'industrie canadienne du cuir au tournant du 20e siècle." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1985.

Filipovich, Jean. "The Office du Niger under Colonial Rule: Its Origin, Evolution, and Character, 1920-1960." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1985.

Michel, Robert. "English Marriage and Morals 1640-1700: Issues and Alternatives." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1985.

Sweeny, Robert. "Internal Dynamics and the International Cycle: Questions of the Transition in Montréal, 1821-1828." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1985.

Vardi, Liana. "The Land and the Loom: Rural Industry in the North of France, the Example of Montigny-en-Cambrésis, 1680-1800." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1985.

Bregman, Abigail Sibley. "The View from the Classroom: English School-Teachers' Responses to Domestic and International Problems of the Interwar Years 1919-1939." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1986.

Childs, Michael James. "Working Class Youth in Late Victorian and Edwardian England." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1986.

Maire, Claude. "Commerce et marché eu fer à Paris d'environ 1740 à environ 1815." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1986.

Rutledge, Vera L. "The Commission of Sir George Carew in 1611: A Review of the Exchequer and the Judiciary of Ireland." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1986.

O'Neill, Thomas J. "Business, Investment and Revolution in Russia: Case Studies of American Companies, 1880's - 1920's." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1987.

Zweigman, Leslie Jeffrey. "The Role of the Gentleman in County Government and Society: The Gloucestershire Gentry, 1625-1649." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1987.

Dépatie, Sylvie. "L'Évolution d'une société rurale: L’Île Jésus au XVIIIe siècle." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1988.

Wien, William Thomas. "Peasant Accumulation in a Context of Colonization: Rivière-du-Sud, Canada, 1720-1775." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1988.

Bravo, Juan Alfonso. "The Peruvian Expropriation of the Tarapaca Nitrate Industry, 1875-1879." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1990.

Costello, Paul. "The Goals of the World Historians: Paradigms in World History in Twentieth Century." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1990.

Hall, Michael.Anglo-American Naval Relations and Naval Policy, 1919-1930.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 1990.


Danysk, Cecilia. "Against the Grain: Accommodation to Conflict in Labour-Capital Relations in Prairie Agriculture, 1880-1930." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1991.

Fish, Cynthia S. "Images and Reality of Fatherhood: A Case Study of Montreal's Protestant Middle Class, 1870-1914." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1991.

Gerolymatos, André. "British Intelligence and Guerrilla Warfare Operations in the Second World War: Greece 1941-1944, a Case Study." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1991.

Lemelin, Bernard. "Les hommes politiques de l'État de New York et les débats d'immigration, 1945-1953." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1991.

Doré, Gilbert. "United States Foreign Assistance Diplomacy: Congressional Policy on Aid to Vietnam, 1952-1963." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1992.

Farrell, Brian P. "War by Consensus: Power, Perceptions and British Grand Strategy 1940-1943." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1992.

Millman, Brock. "The Anglo-Turkish Alliance 1939-1940: Anatomy of a Failure." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1992.

Desbarats, Catherine M. "Colonial Government Finances in New France, 1700-1750." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1993.

Good, Robert. "The Philosophy and Social Thought of Alfred Fouillée." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1993.

Roy, Christian. "Alexandre Marc et la jeune Europe, 1904-1934: L'Ordre nouveau aux origines du personnalisme." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1993.

Boterbloem, Cornelis N. "Communists and the Russians: The Kalinin Province under Stalin." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1994.

Davies, Megan Jean. "Institutionalizing Old Age: Residential Accommodation for the Elderly in British Columbia, 1920-1960." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1994.

Wicken, William C. "Encounters with Tall Sails and Tall Tales: Mi'kmaq Society, 1500-1760." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1994.

De Waele, Michel. "Une question de confiance?: Le Parlement de Paris et Henri IV, 1589-1599." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1995.

Kuyas, Ahmet. "'The Ideology of the Revolution': An Inquiry into Şevket Süreyya Aydemir's Interpretation of the Turkish Revolution." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1995.

Coggins, Patrick John. "Philippe Henriot: The Voice of France, 'The French Goebbels', 1924-1944." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1996.

Langlois, Suzanne. "La Résistance dans le cinéma français de fiction (1944-1994)." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1996.

Myers, Tamara. "Criminal Women and Bad Girls: Regulation and Punishment in Montreal, 1890-1930." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1996.

Sundaram, Chandar S. "A Grudging Concession: The Origins of the Indianization of the Indian Army Officer Corps, 1817-1917." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1996.

Woolner, David B. "The Frustrated Idealists: Cordell Hull, Anthony Eden and the Search for Anglo-American Cooperation, 1933-1938." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1996.


Baird, Catherine. "The 'Third Way': Russia's Religious Philosophers in the West, 1917-1996." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Bruce, Gary. "Resistance in the Soviet Occupied Zone/German Democratic Republic, 1945-1955." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Durflinger, Serge Marc. "City at War: The Effects of the Second World War on Verdun, Québec." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Güentzel, Ralph Peter. "In Quest of Emotional Gratification and Cognitive Consonance: Organized Labour and Québec Separatist Nationalism, 1960-1980." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Housez, Janis Claire. "The Impact of the Dissolution of the Monasteries on Patronage Structures in Yorkshire and East Anglia." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Jarymowycz, Roman J. "The Quest for Operational Maneuver in the Normandy Campaign: Simonds and Montgomery Attempt the Armoured Breakout." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Konstadatos, Spiridon. "Principes de relations étrangères: Une Analyse contextuelle de quelques discours de Démosthène." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

MacLeod, Roderick. "Salubrious Settings and Fortunate Families: The Making of Montreal's Golden Square Mile, 1840-1895." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Malowany, Maureen. "Medical Pluralism: Disease, Health and Healing on the Coast of Kenya, 1840-1940." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Reynolds, Kenneth W. "'A Wish in Fulfillment': The Establishment of the German Reichsgericht, 1806-1879." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Stingel, Janine. "Social Credit and the Jews: Anti-Semitism in the Alberta Social Credit Movement and the Response of the Canadian Jewish Congress, 1935-1949." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Szanajda, Andrew. "The Restoration of Justice in Hesse, 1945-1949." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1997.

Amyot, Eric. "La Bataille pour le Québec: Vichy, la France libre et les Canadiens français, 1940-1945." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1998.

Halbwidl, Dieter Anton. "The Teaching of History at the Habsburg Universities of Vienna, Graz and Innsbruck, compared to Padova and Pavia between 1848 and 1855." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1998.

Rashid, Ismail O. D. "Patterns of Rural Protest: Chiefs, Slaves and Peasants in Northwestern Sierra Leone, 1896-1956." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1998.

Veilleux, Denis. "'La motorisation, ou, "La rançon du progrès': tramways, véhicules-moteurs et circulation (Montréal, 1900-1930))." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1998.

Villemaire, Diane Elizabeth Davis. "The Metaphysical Foundations of Modern Physical Science: A Window on the Life and Work of E. A. Burtt, Twentieth-Century Pragmatist and Postmodernthinker." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1998.

Charpentier, Marc. "Broadway North: Musical Theatre in Montreal in the 1920s." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1999.

Gray, Linda Breuer. "Narratives and Identities in the Saint Lawrence Valley, 1667-1720." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1999.

Mancuso, Rebecca. "This is our work': The Women's Division of the Canadian Department of Immigration and Colonization, 1919-1938." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1999.

Rhéaume, Charles. "Science et droits de l'homme: le soutien international à Sakharov, 1968-1989." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1999.

Vuoto, Grazia. "The Imperial Ideas of Lord Salisbury, 1851-1902." Thesis (Ph.D.), 1999.

Byers, Daniel Thomas. "Mobilizing Canada: The National Resources Mobilization Act, the Department of National Defence, and Compulsory Military Service in Canada." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000.

Claveau, Cylvie. "L'autre dans les cahiers des droits de l'homme, 1920-1940: une sélection universaliste de l'altérité à la Ligue Des Droits de l'Homme et du Citoyen en France." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000.

De Sousa, Rui. "Martin Heidegger's Interpretation of Ancient Greek Aletheia and the Philological Response to It." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000. (Classics)

Dughi, William Christian. "Shabashniks: A History of the USSR's Dissenting Protagonists of Free Enterprise." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000.

Dumas, Geneviève. "Les pratiques de la santé à Montpellier à la fin du Moyen Age (1293-1506)." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000.

Dutsch, Dorota. "Boundless Nature: The Construction of Female Speech in Plautus." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000. (Classics)

Jantzen, Kyle. "Protestant Clergymen and Church-Political Conflict in National Socialist Germany: Studies from Rural Brandenburg, Saxony and Wurttemberg." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000.

Jones, Carolyn. "Pindar's Nemean Odes: A Poetic Commentary." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000. (Classics)

Kohn, Edward P. "This Kindred People: Canadian-American Relations and North American Anglo-Saxonism during the Anglo-American Rapprochement, 1895-1903." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000.

Lord, Kathleen. "Days and Nights: Class, Gender and Society on Notre-Dame Street in Saint-Henri, 1875-1905." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000.

Sams, Katherine.Political Thought and Action in the Life of Adam von Trott, 1909-1941,” Thesis, (Ph.D.), 2000.

Vourkoutiotis, Vasilis. "The German Armed Forces Supreme Command and British and American Prisoners-of-War, 1939-1945: Policy and Practice." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2000.

Butorac, Mark. "From the Other Oil Field: Mendeleev, the West and the Russian Oil Industry." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2001.

Caron, Caroline-Isabelle. "Se créer des ancêtres. Les écrits historiques et généalogiques des de Forest et des Forest d'Amérique du Nord, 19e et 20e siècles." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2001.

Gogan, Tanya Lee. "Accounting for Legitimacy: Leading Retailers, Petty Shopkeepers, and Itinerant Vendors in Halifax, Nova Scotia, c.1871 to 1901." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2001.

Harvey, Janice. "The Protestant Orphan Asylum and the Montreal Ladies' Benevolent Society: A Case Study in Protestant Child Charity in Montreal, 1822-1900." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2001.

Iuliano, Susanna. "Sebben che siamo donne (Although we are women): A Comparative Study of Italian Immigrant Women in Post-War Canada and Australia." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2001.

Nadeau, Martin. "Théâtre et esprit public: le rôle du Théâtre-Italien dans la culture politique parisienne à l'ère des Révolutions (1770-1799)." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2001.

O'Hara, David A. "English Newsbooks and the Irish Rebellion of 1641, 1641-1649." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2001.

Otis, Lise. "The Numan Tradition and its Uses in the Literature Rome's 'Golden Age'." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2001. (Classics)

Rudy, Robert Jarrett. "Manly Smokes: Tobacco Consumption and the Construction of Identities in Industrial Montreal, 1888-1914." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2001.

Van Eyck, Masarah. "'We Shall Be One People': Early Modern French Perceptions of the Amerindian Body." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2001.

Drolet, Marc. "The North American Squadron of the Royal Navy, 1807-1815." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2002.

Hele, Karl. "'By the rapids': The Anishinabeg-Missionary Encounter at Bawating (Sault Ste. Marie), c. 1821-1871." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2002.

O'Donnell, Lorraine Frances. "Visualising the History of Women at Eaton's, 1869 to 1976." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2002.

Temelini, Mark A. "Cicero's Concordia: The Promotion of a Political Concept in the Late Roman Republic." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2002. (Classics)

Tombs, George. "Man the Machine: A History of a Metaphor from Leonardo da Vinci to H. G. Wells." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2002.

Usitalo, Steven A. "Lomonosov: Forging a Russian National Myth." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2002.


Blake, Timothy R. "British Foreign Relations with the United States During Lord Curzon's Tenure as Foreign Secretary." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2003.

Bozeva-Abazi, Katrin. "The Shaping of Bulgarian and Serbian National Identities, 1800s-1900s." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2003.

Carrier, Isabelle. "Virtuosité procédurière: pratiques judiciaires à Montpellier au Grand Siècle." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2003.

Cookson, Robert J. "Archibald Johnston of Wariston, Religion and Law in the Covenanting Revolution, 1637-1641." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2003.

Delaney, Monique. "'Le Canada est un païs de bois': Forest Resources and Shipbuilding in New France, 1660-1760." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2003.

Neal, Derek. "Meanings of Masculinity in Late Medieval England: Self, Body and Society." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2003.

Perreault, Stéphane-D. "Intersecting Discourses: Deaf Institutions and Communities in Montreal, 1850-1920." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2003.

Robichaud, Marc. "Making Hospitals 'Worthy of their Purpose': Hospitals and the Hospital Reform Movement in the Généralité of Rouen (1774-1794)." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2003.

Bédard, Éric. "Le moment réformiste: La pensée d'une élite canadienne-française au milieu du XIXe siècle." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2004.

Bernheim, Robert B. "The Commissar Order and the Seventeenth German Army: From Genesis to Implementation, 30 March 1941-31 January 1942." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2004.

Gray, Colleen Allyn. "A Fragile Authority : Power and the Religious Life in the Congrégation de Notre-Dame of Montreal, 1693-1796." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2004.

Hunter, Jennifer Lynn. "'Is It Even Worthwhile Doing the Dishes?': Canadians and the Nuclear Threat, 1945-1963." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2004.

Peksevgen, Sefik. "Secrecy, Information Control and Power Building in the Ottoman Empire, 1566-1603." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2004.

Szabo, Jason. "'Suffering, Shame and the Search for Succour': Incurable Illness in Nineteenth-Century France." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2004.

Bélanger, Damien-Claude. "Pride and Prejudice: Canadian Intellectuals Confront the United States, 1891-1945." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2005.

Carle, Emmanuelle. "Gabrielle Duchêne et la recherche d'une autre route: entre le pacifisme féministe et l'antifascisme." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2005

Ducharme, Michel. "Aux fondements de l'état canadien: la liberté au Canada de 1776 à 1841." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2005.

Gauville, Jean-Luc. "Abbreviated Histories: The Case of the Epitome de Caesaribus (AD c. 395)." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2005.

Normandin, Sebastien. "Visions of Vitalism: Medicine, Philosophy and the Soul in Nineteenth Century France." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2005.

Clermont-Legros, Jean-Francis. "The Quest for a Social Ethics : An Intellectual History of U.S. Social Sciences : The Case of Herbert Hoover, Wesley C. Mitchell, Charles E. Merriam and Mary Van Kleeck." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2006.

Harvey, Kathryn Nancy. "David Ross McCord (1844-1930): Imagining a Self, Imagining a Nation." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2006.

Suescun-Pozas, María del Carmen.Modern Femininity, Shattered Masculinity: The Scandal of the Female Nude during Political Crisis in Colombia, 1930-1948.” Thesis (Ph.D), 2005.

Tousignant, Noémi.Pain and the Pursuit of Objectivity: Pain-Measuring Technologies in the United States, c1890-1975.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 2006.

Zhang, Yimin.The Role of Literati in Military Activities of Ming-Qing Transition Period.” Thesis (Ph.D.), 2006.

Champion, Christian Paul. "'Nova Britannia' Revisited: Canadianism, Anglo-Canadian Identities and the Crisis of Britishness, 1964-1968." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2007.

Ingram, Darcy James. "Nature's ImprovementL Wildlife, Conservation, and Conflict in Quebec, 1850-1914." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2007.

Brydon, Thomas Robert. "Christ's Last Ante: Charles Booth, Church Charity and the Poor-but-Respectable." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2008.

Cook, Peter Laurence. "Vivre comme freres: Native-French Alliances in the St. Lawrence Valley, 1535-1667." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2008.

Gibson, Sarah Katherine "The Emigration of Adam Smith's Ploughman: A Case Study of the Intellectual Culture of Scots Emigrants to Lower Canada, 1760-1650." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2008.

Meren, David John. "Strange Allies: Canada-Quebec-France Triangular Relations, 1944-1970." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2008.

Olsen, Stephanie. "Raising Fathers, Raising Boys: Informal Education and Enculturation in Britain, 1880-1914." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2008.

Pearson, Timothy Graham. "Becoming Holy in Early Canada: Performance and the Making of Holy Persons in Society and Culture." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2008.

Herman, Dana. "Hashavat Avedah: A History of Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, Inc." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2009.

Necochea, Raul. "A History of the Medical Control of Fertility in Peru, 1895-1976." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2009.

Dubé, Alexandre. "Les biens publics. Culture politique de la Louisiane française 1730-1770." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2010.

Van Isschot, Luis. "The Social Origins of Human Rights: Popular Responses to Political Violence in a Colombian Oil Refinery Town (1919-1993)." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2010.


Smeall, Cheryl. "How to Become a Renowned Writer: Francesco Algarotti (1712-1764) and the Uses of Networking in Eighteenth-Century Europe." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2011.

Newfield, Timothy. "The Contours of Disease and Hunger in Carolingian and Early Ottonian Europe (c. 750–c. 950)." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2011.

Wemp, Brian. "The Grands Magasins Dufayel, the Working Class, and the Origins of Consumer Culture in Paris, 1880-1916." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2011.

Durand, Caroline. "Le laboratoire domestique de la machine humaine: la nutrition, la modernité et l'Etat québécois, 1860-1945." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2011.

Kirkland, Mary Elizabeth. "Mothering Citizens: Elite Women in Montreal, 1890-1914." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2011.

Cote, Marie-Hélène. "La culture diplomatique des années 1650, ou son imaginaire." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2011.

Villeneuve, Hubert. "Teaching Anticommunism: Fred C. Schwartz, the Christian Anti-Communism Crusade and American Postwar Conservatism." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2011.

Sahin, Emrah. "Responding to American Missionary Expansion: An Examination of Ottoman Imperial Statecraft, 1880-1910." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2011.

Chowdhury, Rashed. "Pan-Islamism and Modernisation During the Reign of Sultan Abdulhamid II, 1876-1909." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2012.

Gosselin, Etienne. "Constructing International Health: The Communicable Disease Center, Field Epidemiologists and the Politics of Foreign Assistance." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2012.

Steinhaus, Kathryn. "Valkyrie: Gender, Class, European Relations, and Unity Mitford's Passion for Fascism." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2012.

Rath, Andrew. "The Global Dimensions of Britain and France's Crimean War Naval Campaigns against Russia, 1854-1856." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2012.

Serels, Steven. "Feasting on Famines: Food Insecurity and the Making of the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan, 1883-1956." Thesis (Ph.D.), 2012.

Khan, Tanya. "A Part of and Apart from the Mosaic: A Study of Pakistani Canadian Experiences in Toronto During the 1960s and 1970s." (Ph.D.), 2012.

Carlyle, Margaret. "Cultures of Anatomy in Enlightenment France (c.1700-c.1795)." (Ph.D.), 2012.

Rueck, Daniel. "Enclosing the Mohawk Commons: A History of Use-Rights, Land-Ownership, and Boundary-Making in Kahnawá:ke." (Ph.D.), 2012.

Walker, Glenn. "The Changing Face of the Kawarthas: Land Use and Environment in Nineteenth Century Ontario." (Ph.D.), 2013.

Ng, Wee-Siang Margaret. "Male Brushstrokes and Female Touch: Medical Writings on Childbirth in Imperial China." (Ph.D.), 2013.

Tesfaye, Facil. "Medical Expeditions and Scramble for Africa: Robert Koch in Africa 1896-1907." (Ph.D.), 2013.

Bouchard, Gregory. "The Philosophical Publishing Life of David Hume." (Ph.D.), 2013.

Ferguson, Michael John. "The African Presence in Late Ottoman Izmir and Beyond." (Ph.D.), 2014.

Laurent, Corbeil. “Identities in Motion: The Formation of a Plural Indio Society in Early San Potosí, New Spain, 1591-1630.” (Ph.D.), 2014.

Sandwell, Rachel. “Building a State in Exile: Women in the African National Congress, 1960-1990.” (Ph.D.), 2014.

Ghabrial, Sarah. “Le ‘fiqh francisé’?: Muslim Personal Status Law Reform and Women’s Litigation in Colonial Algeria (1870-1930).” (Ph.D.), 2014.

Ermisch, Marie-Luise. “Children, Youth and International Assistance: How the British Red Cross Society and Oxfam Engaged Young People in Britain and Its Empire with International Development Projects in the 1950s and 1960s.” (Ph.D.), 2014.

Guerrero-Quintero, Saúl José. “The Environmental History of Silver Refining in New Spain and Mexico, 16c to 19c: A Shift of Paradigm.” (Ph.D.), 2015.

Wallace, James McKenzie. “Printers, News and Networks: The Cheap Press in Scotland, 1680-1820.” (Ph.D.), 2015.

Gauthier, François. "Financing war in the Roman republic 201 BCE-14 CE." (Ph.D.), 2015.

Wyman-McCarthy, Matthew. “Rethinking Global Empire: The Imperial Origins and Legacies of British Abolitionism C. 1783-1807.” (Ph.D.), 2015.

McAuley, Alexander. "Basking in the Shadow of Kings: Local Culture in the Hellenistic Greek Mainland." (Ph.D.), 2015.

Ricci, Amanda. “There’s No Place like Home: Feminist Communities, Social Citizenship and (Un)belonging in Montreal’s Long Women’s Movement, 1952-1992.” (Ph.D.), 2015.

Grittner, Colin. “Privilege at the Polls: Culture, Citizenship, and the Electoral Franchise in Mid-Nineteenth-Century British North America.” (Ph.D.), 2015.

Dumas, Alexandre. “L’Église face à Duplessis: le clergé catholique face à la politique québécoise de 1930 à 1960.” (Ph.D.), 2015.

Sanagan, Mark Andrew. “Lightning Through the Clouds: Islam, Community, and Anti-Colonial Rebellion in the Life and Death of 'Izz al-Dīn al-Qassām, 1883-1935.”  (Ph.D.), 2016.

McNally, Marie Carolynn. "'L'Union fait la force': les réseaux de famille, les mariages exogames et l'identité acadienne, 1881-1937." (Ph.D.), 2016.

Irwin, Justin. "Benjamin Keach and Baptist Confessional Identity in Post-Restoration London, 1664-1704." (Ph.D.), 2016.

Solomon, Vlad. "Straining the Law: The Creation of a British Model of Political Policing, 1881-1914." (Ph.D.), 2016.


Robinson, Rebecca. "Cult and calendars in the ancient empires of Qin, Han, and Rome." (Ph.D.), 2017.

Bassewitch Fenkel, Omri. "Transplantation of Asian Spices in the Spanish Empire 1518-1640: Entrepreneurship, Empiricism, and the Crown." (Ph.D.), 2017.

Dangl, J. Benjamin. "Centuries March the Streets: The Power of the Past in Bolivian Indigenous Movements, 1970-2000." (Ph.D.), 2017.

Ryder, John. "Slovak Society, the Second World War, and the Search for Slovak 'Stateness'." (Ph.D.), 2017.

Ulmer, Catherine Mary. "Canadian Planning through a Transnational Lens: The Evolution of Urban Planning in Canada, 1890-1930." (Ph.D.), 2017.

Ahmed, Hussam E. "Statecraft and Institution Building between Two Revolutions: Taha Hussein and Egypt's Road to Independence (1919-1952)." (Ph.D.), 2017.

Huang, Wen-Yi. "Negotiating Boundaries: Cross-Border Migrants in Early Medieval China." (Ph.D.), 2017.

Harvey, Isabel. "(Re)construire une identité monastique à travers le corps: normalisations, traductions et utilisations des discours et pratiques corporelles entre les murs des cloitres féminins dans l'Italie de la réforme Catholique." (Ph.D.), 2017.

Hamon, Michael Max. "The Many Worlds of Louis Riel: A Political Odyssey from Red River to Montreal and Back 1840-1875." (Ph.D.), 2017.

Saini, Raminder Kaur. "Imperial Responsibilities: Britain's Destitute Indians and Questions of (Un)belonging, 1834-1914." (Ph.D.), 2017.

Simeone, Daniel. "State of Failure: Bankruptcy and Imprisonment for Debt in Nineteenth-Century Montreal." (Ph.D.), 2018.

Ketchum, Alex D. "Serving Up Revolution: Feminist Restaurants, Cafés, and Coffeehouses in the United States and Canada from 1972-1989." (Ph.D.), 2018.

Dial, Andrew. "The 'Lavalette Affair': Jesuits and Money in the French Atlantic." (Ph.D.), 2018.

Greven, Jeannette Franziska. "Palestine and America's 'Global War on Terror': A History 2000-2008." (Ph.D.), 2018.

Gilmour, Colin. "Heldenpolitik: Ritterkreuz, Ideology and the Complexities of Hero Culture under National Socialism." (Ph.D.), 2019.

Shultz, Daniel. "Environmental Variability, Wealth Inequality, and Empire: Agent-Based Simulation of Nomadic Pastoral Complexity." (Ph.D.), 2019.

Yank, Tyler. "Women, Slavery, and British Imperial Intervention in Mauritius, 1810-1845." (Ph.D.), 2019.

Zhang, Qian. "China's India war: Sino-Indian relations, 1945-64." (Ph.D.), 2019.


Beattie, Ian. "Taming modernity: The rise of the modern state in early industrial Manchester." (Ph.D.), 2021.

Canache, Ruxandra. "Spaces of Marginality and Cultures of Dissent at the Black Sea Socialist Romania." (Ph.D.), 2022.

Coulter, Eleanor. "Geographies of space and time: narrative structures in the maps of Jean-Baptiste Bourguignon D'Anville." (Ph.D.), 2022.

Davis, Michael. "Brothers in Arms: The Le Moyne Family and the Atlantic World, 1685-1745." (Ph.D.), 2020.

Desai, Urvi. "Birth Control in Bombay: Market, technology, and health, 1930-1960." (Ph.D.), 2022.

Dionne, Fannie. "Encrer la parole: écrit et oralité dans les dictionnaires jésuites en francais et wendat (XVII-XVIII siècles)." (Ph.D.), 2020.

Giroux, Chandra. "Plutarch's Chaironeia: The Local Horizon of the World Empire." (Ph.D.), 2021.

Ince, Nathan. "An empire within an empire: the upper Canadian Indian department, 1796-1845." (Ph.D.), 2022.

Karabicak, Yusuf. "Local Patriots and Ecumenical Ottomans: The Orthodox Patriarchate of Constantinople in the Ottoman Configuration of Power, 1768-1828." (Ph.D.), 2020.

Krolikoski, Courtney. "Neither sinner nor outcast: communal responses to leprosy in Bologna, 1116-1347." (Ph.D.), 2022.

Nicholls, Carleigh. "The Scottish inquisition?: Perceptions of authority and the law in late restoration Scotland." (Ph.D.), 2022.

Pigeon, Stephan. "Scissors-and-Paste: The labour, law and practice of circulating journalism in the British newspaper and periodical press, 1842-1911." (Ph.D.), 2020.

McCarthy, Caley. "Civic Religion in Late Medieval Marseille: The Hospital of Saint-Esprit, 1306-1457." (Ph.D.), 2020.

McCallum, Rebekah. "The Business of Tea: British Tea Companies and Plantation Labor Law in India, 1901-1951 (with Special Emphasis on James Finlay & Co.)." (Ph.D.), 2021.

McCutcheon, Shawn. "Honnêtes et gentilshommes: L'éducation classique des garçons et la formation du soi masculin au Bas-Canada à l'âge des révolutions (1791-1840)." (Ph.D.), 2021.

Tozer, Angela. "Universal Nation: Settler Colonialism and the Canadian Public Debt over Mi'kma'ki, 1820-1873." (Ph.D.), 2020.

Selected MA Theses

Annau, Catherine. "Canada's First Birth Control Clinic : The Birth Control Society of Hamilton, 1931-1940." Thesis (M.A.), 1992. Filmmaker Just Watch Me: Trudeau and the 70s Generation

Black, Conrad M.Career of Maurice L Duplessis as Viewed through his Correspondence, 1927-1939.” Thesis (M.A.), 1973. Lord Black of Crossharbour, Businessman, Author

Brooke, Stephen J. "Public Opinion in Wartime Britain, 1939-1945." Thesis (M.A.), 1984. Associate Professor, Department of History York University

Copp, J. Terry.The Canadian General Election of 1908.” Thesis (M.A.), 1962. Professor, Department of History and Co-Director of the Centre for Military, Strategic, and Disarmament Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University

Deslandres, Dominique. "Attitude de Marie de l'Incarnation à l'égard des Amerindiens." Thesis (M.A.), 1985. Professeure titulaire, Département d'histoire, Université de Montréal

Durflinger, Serge Marc. "The Royal Canadian Navy and the Salvadorean Crisis of 1932." Thesis (M.A.), 1987. Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Ottawa

Echenberg, Myron.The British Attitude toward the Congo Question with Particular Reference to the Work of E.D. Morel and the Congo Reform Association, 1903- 1913.” Thesis (M.A.), 1964. Professor Emeritus, Department of History, McGill University

Fahmy-Eid, Nadia.Les 'Mélanges Religieux' et la révolution romaine de 1848.” Thesis (M.A.), 1967. Retired, Professeure associée UQAM

Ferland, Jacques. "Le role des déterminismes sociaux dans le développement des forces productives de l'industrie textile du Canada, 1870 à 1910." Thesis (M.A.), 1982. Associate Professor of History, University of Maine

Fyson, Donald William. "Eating in the City: Diet and Provisioning in Early Nineteenth-Century Montreal." Thesis (M.A.), 1989. Professeur agrégé, Département d'histoire, Université Laval

Güentzel, Ralph Peter. "The Confédération des Syndicats Nationaux, the Idea of Independence, and the Sovereigntist Movement, 1960-1980." Thesis (M.A.), 1991. Associate Professor, Department of History, Director, Centre for Canadian Studies

Heaman, Elsbeth.Anticontagionism in France in the Nineteenth Century.” Thesis (M.A.), 1990. Professor, Department of History, McGill University.

James, Kevin. "The Saint Patrick's Society of Montreal: Ethno-Religious Realignment in a Nineteenth-Century National Society." Thesis (M.A.), 1997. Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Guelph

Lee, Steven Hugh. "Power, Politics and the Cold War: The Canadian Civil Defence Program and the North Atlantic Alliance, 1945-1959." Thesis (M.A.), 1987. Associate Professor, Department of History, University of British Columbia

Monod, David.Soldiers of the Plough: Popular Protest And Insurgency In The Canadian Middle-West, 1918-1948.” Thesis (M.A.) 1983. Professor, Department of History, Wilfrid Laurier University.

Perceval-Maxwell, Michael.Scottish Migration To Ireland, 1585-1607.” Thesis (M.A.), 1961. Professor Emeritus, Department of History, McGill University

Tulchinsky, Gerald.The Construction Of The First Lachine Canal, 1819-1826.” Thesis (M.A.), 1960. Professor Emeritus, Department of History, Queens University

Wallis, Faith.Structure And Philosophy In Mediaeval Encyclopedias.” Thesis (M.A.), 1974. Professor Emerita, Department of History, McGill University.

Wright, David. "The Study of Idiocy: The Professional Middle Class and the Evolution of Social Policy on the Mentally Retarded in England, 1848 to 1914." Thesis (M.A.) ), 1990. Associate Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University

Wright, Donald A. "W.D. Lighthall: Sometime Confederation Poet, Sometime Urban Reformer." Thesis (M.A.), 1991. Department of Political Science, Department of Political Science University of New Brunswick

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