Stock, Paul


Dr Paul Stock  

Department

Position held

Department of International History

Assistant Professor in Early Modern International History 1500-1850

Experience keywords:

literature and history; eighteenth century; spatial and geographical thought; space; nineteenth century; intellectual history; Enlightenment; Romanticism; idea of Europe

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Paul Stock specialises in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century intellectual history. His current research focuses on the history of the idea of Europe, and on the history of spatial thought, particularly in late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Britain. His other interests include the Enlightenment; Romanticism; travel writing; nationalism; cosmopolitanism; the history of 'racial' thought; cultural encounters; and the 'spatial turn' in the humanities.

Sectors and industries to which research relates:

Creative Industries and Culture

Countries and regions to which research relates:

Europe; Britain

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 7092

Publications

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2015

Stock, Paul (2015) Introduction: history and the uses of space In: Stock, Paul, (ed.) The Uses of Space in Early Modern History. Palgrave studies in cultural and intellectual history. Palgrave Macmillan, New York. ISBN 9781137490032

Stock, Paul, ed (2015) The uses of space in early modern history Palgrave studies in cultural and intellectual history. Palgrave Macmillan, New York. ISBN 9781137490032

2014

Stock, Paul (2014) Diverse maniere: Piranesi, fantasy and excess Criticks: the reviews website of British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (28 Apr 2014) Website

Stock, Paul (2014) Ships, clocks and stars: the quest for longitude Criticks: the reviews website of British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (21 Aug 2014) Website

2013

Stock, Paul (2013) Tourist treasures: plunder and collection on the grand tour Eighteenth-Century Studies, 46 (2). 323-326. ISSN 0013-2586

Stock, Paul (2013) The real-and-imagined spaces of philhellenic travel European Review of History, 20 (4). 523-537. ISSN 1350-7486

2011

Stock, Paul (2011) The Shelleys on display: exhibiting lives and letters Eighteenth-Century Studies, 45 (1). 177-180. ISSN 0013-2586

Stock, Paul (2011) "Almost a separate race": racial thought and the idea of Europe in British encyclopaedias and histories, 1771-1830 Modern Intellectual History, 8 (1). 3-29. ISSN 1479-2443

2010

Stock, Paul (2010) The Shelley-Byron circle and the idea of Europe Palgrave Studies in Cultural and Intellectual History. Palgrave Macmillan, New York. ISBN 9780230619630

2009

Stock, Paul (2009) Liberty and independence: the Shelley–Byron Circle and the State(s) of Europe Romanticism, 15 (2). 121-130. ISSN 1354-991X

Stock, Paul (2009) Book review: Iain Chambers, Mediterranean crossings: the politics of an interrupted modernity (Duke University Press, 2008) Ethnic and Racial Studies, 32 (4). 739-753. ISSN 0141-9870

2008

Stock, Paul (2008) The Shelleys and the Idea of Europe European Romantic Review, 19 (4). 335-349. ISSN 1050-9585

2006

Stock, Paul (2006) Imposing on Napoleon: the Romantic appropriation of Bonaparte Journal of European Studies, 36 (3). 363-388. ISSN 0047-2441


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Paul Stock's recent book, ‘The Shelley-Byron Circle and the Idea of Europe’, investigates the geographical, cultural and ideological concepts associated with the term 'Europe' in early nineteenth-century Britain.

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