The historical context, and the disease’s current place within legal and social fora, are fascinating and vital areas of research across the College.
As the gender divide continues to dissolve and morph, opportunities are created for researching women’s position in contemporary society.
The contributions of women to society, industry and academia, and women’s representation in history, is a fascinating multi-disciplinary area of research – one that can be seen across Birkbeck’s research community.
Research itself is a regular topic of investigation and reflection at Birkbeck.
Birkbeck researchers are prominent expert voices on the UK, from historical, political and arts perspectives.
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Birkbeck’s five academic Schools and more than 40 specialist research centres work with government, business and educational and scientific institutions globally to extend the boundaries of knowledge.