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Professor Andrew Davies BA PhD FRHistS

Reader in History History

Publications

2020

Reinvestigating the London ‘Hooligan’ Panic of 1898 (Journal article)

Davies, A. M. (2020). Reinvestigating the London ‘Hooligan’ Panic of 1898. The English Historical Review, 135(576), 1229-1259. doi:10.1093/ehr/ceaa257

DOI: 10.1093/ehr/ceaa257

2019

'Who were the Billy Boys, the real Glasgow gang in Peaky Blinders'? (Internet publication)

Davies, A. (2019). 'Who were the Billy Boys, the real Glasgow gang in Peaky Blinders'?. Retrieved from https://www.historyextra.com/

'The real Peaky Blinders' (Journal article)

Davies, A. (2019). 'The real Peaky Blinders'. BBC History Magazine, 34-39.

'The Real Peaky Blinders' (Media)

Davies, A. (2019). 'The Real Peaky Blinders'. [Podcast].

A Fiery and Furious People: AHistory of Violence in England (Journal article)

Davies, A. (2019). A Fiery and Furious People: AHistory of Violence in England. ENGLISH HISTORICAL REVIEW, 134(567), 519-520. doi:10.1093/ehr/cez064

DOI: 10.1093/ehr/cez064

Police violence and judicial bias in the age of mass democracy: Glasgow, 1933–1935 (Journal article)

Davies, A. M. (2019). Police violence and judicial bias in the age of mass democracy: Glasgow, 1933–1935. Social History, 44(1), 57-85. doi:10.1080/03071022.2019.1545363

DOI: 10.1080/03071022.2019.1545363

2017

Youth Gangs, Masculinity and Violence in Late Victorian Manchester and Salford (Chapter)

Davies, A. (2017). Youth Gangs, Masculinity and Violence in Late Victorian Manchester and Salford. In Gangs (pp. 121-141). Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781351157803-10

DOI: 10.4324/9781351157803-10

Youth gangs (Chapter)

Davies, A. (2017). Youth gangs. In A Companion to The History of Crime and Criminal Justice.

2016

"They sing that song": Football and sectarianism in glasgow during the 1920s and 1930s (Chapter)

Davies, A. (2016). "They sing that song": Football and sectarianism in glasgow during the 1920s and 1930s. In Bigotry, Football and Scotland (pp. 50-64).

Mischief, Morality and Mobs (Chapter)

Mischief, Morality and Mobs (n.d.). Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315544960

DOI: 10.4324/9781315544960

2015

Digital Histories of Crime and Research-Based Learning and Teaching (Journal article)

Davies, A., Peel, M., & Balderstone, L. (2015). Digital Histories of Crime and Research-Based Learning and Teaching. Law, Crime and History.

2014

Youth gangs, gender and violence, 1870-1900 (Chapter)

Davies, A. (2014). Youth gangs, gender and violence, 1870-1900. In Everyday Violence in Britain, 1850-1950: Gender and Class (pp. 70-85).

Glasgow: City of Gangs (Journal article)

Davies, A. (2014). Glasgow: City of Gangs. History Scotland, 14(6), 30-34.

2013

City of Gangs: Glasgow and the Rise of the British Gangster (Book)

Davies, A. (2013). City of Gangs: Glasgow and the Rise of the British Gangster. London: Hodder & Stoughton.

2011

'Making an Impact in the Community' (Journal article)

Davies, A. (2011). 'Making an Impact in the Community'. Royal Historical Society Newsletter, 8, 3. Retrieved from http://www.royalhistoricalsociety.org/RHSNewsletterNov2011.pdf

Manchester's Original Gangsters (Journal article)

Davies, A. (2011). Manchester's Original Gangsters. Guardian, 3. Retrieved from http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2011/aug/21/manchesters-original-gangsters

Youth in Crisis? (Chapter)

Youth in Crisis? (n.d.). Routledge. doi:10.4324/9780203832004

DOI: 10.4324/9780203832004

2010

Where Angels Fear to Tread: Academics, Public Engagement and Popular History (Journal article)

Davies, A., & Strange, J. -M. (2010). Where Angels Fear to Tread: Academics, Public Engagement and Popular History. Journal of Victorian Culture, 15(2), 268-279. doi:10.1080/13555502.2010.491663

DOI: 10.1080/13555502.2010.491663

2008

The Gangs of Manchester (Book)

Davies, A. (2009). The Gangs of Manchester. Preston: Milo Books.

2007

Glasgow's ‘Reign of Terror’: Street Gangs, Racketeering and Intimidation in the 1920s and 1930s (Journal article)

Davies, A. (2007). Glasgow's ‘Reign of Terror’: Street Gangs, Racketeering and Intimidation in the 1920s and 1930s. Contemporary British History, 21(4), 405-427. doi:10.1080/13619460601060413

DOI: 10.1080/13619460601060413

The Scottish Chicago? (Journal article)

Davies, A. (2007). The Scottish Chicago?. Cultural and Social History, 4(4), 511-527. doi:10.2752/147800407x243505

DOI: 10.2752/147800407x243505

2006

Youth, violence, and courtship in late-Victorian Birmingham: The case of James Harper and Emily Pimm (Journal article)

Davies, A. (2006). Youth, violence, and courtship in late-Victorian Birmingham: The case of James Harper and Emily Pimm. The History of the Family, 11(2), 107-120. doi:10.1016/j.hisfam.2006.07.001

DOI: 10.1016/j.hisfam.2006.07.001

Football and sectarianism in Glasgow during the 1920s and 1930s (Journal article)

Davies, A. (2006). Football and sectarianism in Glasgow during the 1920s and 1930s. Irish Historical Studies, 35(138), 200-219. doi:10.1017/s0021121400004892

DOI: 10.1017/s0021121400004892

1999

'These viragoes are no less cruel than the lads': young women, gangs and violence in late Victorian Manchester and Salford (Journal article)

Davies, A. (1999). 'These viragoes are no less cruel than the lads': young women, gangs and violence in late Victorian Manchester and Salford. British Journal of Criminology, 39(1), 72-89. doi:10.1093/bjc/39.1.72

DOI: 10.1093/bjc/39.1.72

1998

Youth Gangs, Masculinity and Violence in Late Victorian Manchester and Salford (Journal article)

Davies, A. (1998). Youth Gangs, Masculinity and Violence in Late Victorian Manchester and Salford. Journal of Social History, 32(2), 349-369. doi:10.1353/jsh/32.2.349

DOI: 10.1353/jsh/32.2.349

Street gangs, crime and policing in Glasgow during the 1930s: The case of the beehive boys* (Journal article)

Davies, A. (1998). Street gangs, crime and policing in Glasgow during the 1930s: The case of the beehive boys*. Social History, 23(3), 251-267. doi:10.1080/03071029808568037

DOI: 10.1080/03071029808568037

1992

Leisure, Gender and Poverty (Book)

Davies, A. (1992). Leisure, Gender and Poverty. Buckingham and Philadelphia: Open University Press.

Workers' worlds (Book)

Davies, A., & Fielding, S. (Eds.) (1992). Workers' worlds. Manchester: Manchester University Press.

1991

The Police and the People: Gambling in Salford, 1900–1939 (Journal article)

Davies, A. (1991). The Police and the People: Gambling in Salford, 1900–1939. The Historical Journal, 34(1), 87-115. doi:10.1017/s0018246x00013947

DOI: 10.1017/s0018246x00013947