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Dr McClure, Alastair Richard

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Assistant Professor

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Dr McClure, Alastair Richard

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Assistant Professor

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Dr Alastair McClure is a historian of modern South Asia and the British Empire. His research focuses largely on the relationship between violence, law and sovereignty in the context of nineteenth and twentieth century India and the Indian Ocean world. His current publications tackle components of this wider question through the history of royal amnesty and corporal punishment. Before joining the University of Hong Kong, Dr McClure completed fellowships at McGill University and the University of Chicago. His research has been supported by grants from the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the British Academy.

Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
Cardiff UniversityBA
Cardiff UniversityMA
University of CambridgePhD
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
Managing EditorJournal of Indian Ocean World Studies
MemberAmerican Society for Legal History
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