Dr John Welshman

Senior Lecturer

Current Teaching

From October 2016, John will be teaching:

HIST250: 'The Nature and Practice of History'

HIST251: 'Writing History: Questions, Methods, Conclusions'

HIST300: 'Dissertation'

Troubles and the family: changes and continuities since 1943
Welshman, A.J. expected in 2017 In: Social Policy and Society. 16, 1, p. 109-117. 9 p.
Journal article

Titanic: The Last Night of a Small Town
Welshman, A.J. expected in 2017 Paperback ed. Oxford : Oxford University Press.
Book

Wealthy city, healthy people?
Welshman, J. 09/2016 In: Leicester. Lancaster : Carnegie Publishing p. 244-266. 23 p. ISBN: 9781859362242, 9781859362310.
Chapter

Wardens, letter writing, and the welfare state, 1944-1974
Welshman, J. 08/2015 In: Mental health nursing. Manchester : Manchester University Press p. 190-212. 23 p. ISBN: 9780719096938.
Chapter

The last night of a small town: child narratives and the Titanic
Welshman, J. 18/12/2014 In: Displaced heritage. Woodbridge : Boydell & Brewer p. 143-149. 7 p. ISBN: 9781843839637.
Chapter

Where is the border?: screening for tuberculosis in the United Kingdom and Australia, 1950-2000
Welshman, J., Convery, I., Bashford, A. 2014 In: Medicine at the border. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan p. 97-115. 19 p. ISBN: 9781137444660.
Chapter

From the cycle of deprivation to troubled families: ethnicity and the underclass concept
Welshman, J. 30/10/2013 In: Migration, health and ethnicity in the modern world. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan p. 174-194. 21 p. ISBN: 9781137303226.
Chapter

Underclass: a history of the excluded since 1880
Welshman, J. 10/10/2013 2nd ed. London : Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781472513717 .
Book

Time, Money, and Social Science: The British Birth Cohort Surveys of 1946 and 1958
Welshman, J. 02/2012 In: Social History of Medicine. 25, 1, p. 175-192. 18 p.
Journal article

From Transmitted Deprivation to Social Exclusion: Policy, Poverty, and Parenting
Welshman, J. 2012 Paperback ed. Bristol : The Policy Press. 326 p. ISBN: 9781447305866.
Book

Medical examination (for immigration)
Welshman, J. 2012 In: Encyclopaedia of Immigrant Health . Springer p. 1061-1062. 2 p. ISBN: 978-1-4419-5655-2.
Chapter

Titanic: The Last Night of a Small Town
Welshman, J. 2012 Oxford : Oxford University Press. 324 p. ISBN: 9780199595570.
Book

Supporting poor children in working families
Welshman, J. 2011 In: A minority view. London : Alliance Publishing Trust p. 30-38. 9 p. ISBN: 9781907376115 .
Chapter

From Head Start to Sure Start: Reflections on Policy Transfer
Welshman, J. 03/2010 In: Children and Society. 24, 2, p. 89-99. 11 p.
Journal article

Churchill's Children: The Evacuee Experience in Wartime Britain
Welshman, J. 2010 Oxford : Oxford University Press. 354 p. ISBN: 9780199574414.
Book

Importation, deprivation, and susceptibility: tuberculosis narratives in postwar Britain
Welshman, J. 2010 In: Tuberculosis then and now. Montreal : McGill-Queens University Press p. 123-147. 25 p. ISBN: 9780773536005.
Chapter

Where Lesser Angels Might Have Feared to Tread: The Social Science Research Council and Transmitted Deprivation
Welshman, J. 2009 In: Contemporary British History. 23, 2, p. 199-219. 21 p.
Journal article

Britain, tobacco use and policy
Welshman, J. 2008 In: Encyclopedia of drugs, alcohol, & addictive behavior . Detroit : Macmillan Reference USA ISBN: 9780028660646. Electronic ISBN: 9780028661148.
Chapter

Recuperation, Rehabilitation, and the Residential Option: The Brentwood Centre for Mothers and Children.
Welshman, J. 2008 In: Twentieth Century British History. 19, 4, p. 502-529. 28 p.
Journal article

The Cycle of Deprivation: Myths and Misconceptions.
Welshman, J. 2008 In: Children and Society. 22, 2, p. 75-85. 11 p.
Journal article

Knights, Knaves, Pawns, and Queens: Attitudes to Behaviour in Postwar Britain.
Welshman, J. 02/2007 In: Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 61, 2, p. 95-97. 3 p.
Journal article

From Transmitted Deprivation to Social Exclusion: Policy, poverty, and parenting.
Welshman, A.J. 2007 Hardback ed. Bristol : The Policy Press. 320 p. ISBN: 978 1 86134 835 7.
Book

Social Science, Housing, and the Debate Over Transmitted Deprivation.
Welshman, J. 2007 In: Health and the Modern Home. London and New York : Routledge p. 266-284. 19 p. ISBN: 0-415-95610-2.
Chapter

Searching for social capital : historical perspectives on health, poverty, and culture.
Welshman, J. 11/2006 In: The Journal of the Royal Society for the Promotion of Health. 126, 6, p. 268-274. 7 p.
Journal article

Compulsion, localism, and pragmatism : the micro-politics of tuberculosis screening in the United Kingdom, 1950-1965.
Welshman, J. 08/2006 In: Social History of Medicine. 19, 2, p. 295-312. 18 p.
Journal article

The Concept of the Unemployable.
Welshman, J. 08/2006 In: Economic History Review. 59, 3, p. 578-606. 29 p.
Journal article

Tuberculosis, Migration, and Medical Examination: Lessons from History.
Welshman, J., Bashford, A. 04/2006 In: Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 60, 4, p. 282-284. 3 p.
Journal article

The evacuation of children in wartime Scotland : culture, behaviour, and poverty.
Welshman, J., Stewart, J. 03/2006 In: Journal of Scottish Historical Studies. 26, 1-2, p. 100-120. 21 p.
Journal article

Community Care in Perspective: Care, Control, and Citizenship.
Welshman, J., Walmsley, J., Welshman, J., Walmsley, J. 2006 Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN: 1-4039-9265-7.
Book

Conclusion.
Welshman, J., Walmsley, J. 2006 In: Community care in perspective : care, control and citizenship.. Basingstoke : Palgrave p. 233-241. 9 p. ISBN: 9781403992659.
Chapter

From the Cycle of Deprivation to Social Exclusion: Five Continuities.
Welshman, J. 2006 In: The Political Quarterly. 77, 4, p. 475-484. 10 p.
Journal article

Ideology, ideas, and care in the community, 1948-1971.
Welshman, J. 2006 In: Community care in perspective : care, control and citizenship.. Basingstoke : Palgrave p. 17-37. 21 p. ISBN: 9781403992659.
Chapter

In the shadow of the poor law : workforce issues.
Welshman, J., Mitchell, D. 2006 In: Community care in perspective : care, control and citizenship.. Basingstoke : Palgrave p. 187-200. 14 p. ISBN: 9781403992659.
Chapter

Inequalities, Regions, and Hospitals: The Resource Allocation Working Party.
Welshman, J. 2006 In: Financing Medicine : The British Experience Since 1750. London and New York : Routledge p. 221-241. 21 p. ISBN: 0-415-35025-5.
Chapter

Inside the Walls of the Hostel, 1940-74.
Welshman, J. 2006 In: Mental Illness and Learning Disability Since 1850: Finding a Place for Mental Disorder in the United Kingdom. London and New York : Routledge p. 200-223. 24 p. ISBN: 0-415-36491-4.
Chapter

Introduction.
Welshman, J., Walmsley, J. 2006 In: Community care in perspective : care, control and citizenship.. Basingstoke : Palgrave p. 1-16. 16 p. ISBN: 9781403992659.
Chapter

Mills, migration, and medicine : ethnicity and the textile industry, 1950-2000.
Welshman, J., Convery, I. 2006 In: Occupational health and public health : lessons from the past - challenges for the future.. Stockholm : Swedish Institute of Working Life p. 145-164. 20 p.
Chapter

Organisations and structures and community care 1948-1971 : from control to care?
Welshman, J. 2006 In: Community care in perspective : care, control and citizenship.. Basingstoke : Palgrave p. 59-76. 18 p. ISBN: 9781403992659.
Chapter

Provident funds.
Welshman, J. 2006 In: International Encyclopedia of Social Policy. London : Routledge
Chapter

Social Science,Housing, and the Debate Over Transmitted Deprivation.
Welshman, J. 2006 In: Science, Culture, and Politics: European Perspectives on Medicine, Sickness, and Health: Conference Proceedings. Bergen, Norway : Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies p. 83-95. 13 p. ISBN: 8280950486.
Chapter

Speenhamland system
Welshman, J. 2006 In: International Encyclopedia of Social Policy. London : Routledge
Chapter

The workhouse.
Welshman, J. 2006 In: International Encyclopedia of Social Policy. London : Routledge
Chapter

Underclass: A history of the excluded 1880-2000.
Welshman, A.J. 2006 Hambledon : Continuum. ISBN: 1-85285-322-0.
Book

Work tests.
Welshman, J. 2006 In: International Encyclopedia of Social Policy. London : Routledge
Chapter

Workfare.
Welshman, J. 2006 In: International Encyclopedia of Social Policy. London : Routledge
Chapter

Change ... and Continuity, 1959-71.
Atkinson, D., Ingham, N., Welshman, J. 2005 In: Witnesses to Change: Families, Learning Difficulties, and History. Kidderminster : British Institute of Learning Difficulties p. 125-200. 76 p. ISBN: 1-904082-75-0.
Chapter

General Introduction.
Welshman, J., Nind, M., Rolph, S. 2005 In: Witnesses to Change: Families, Learning Difficulties, and History. Kidderminster : British Institute of Learning Disabilities p. 11-32. 22 p. ISBN: 1-904082-75-0.
Chapter

Health
Welshman, J. 2005 In: A companion to contemporary Britain 1939-2000. Oxford : Blackwell p. 297-314. 18 p. ISBN: 0631220402 .
Chapter

Hospital Provision, Resource Allocation, and the Early National Health Service: The Sheffield Regional Hospital Board, 1947-1974.
Welshman, J. 2005 In: The Practice of Reform in Health, Medicine, and Science, 1500-2000. Aldershot : Ashgate p. 279-301. 23 p. ISBN: 0-7546-3933-9.
Chapter

Ideology, Social Science, and Public Policy: The Debate Over Transmitted Deprivation.
Welshman, J. 2005 In: Twentieth Century British History. 16, 3, p. 306-341. 36 p.
Journal article

Witnesses to Change: Families, Learning Difficulties and History.
Rolph, S., Atkinson, D., Nind, M., Welshman, J. 2005 Kidderminster : Unknown Publisher. ISBN: 1-904082-75-0.
Book

The unknown Titmuss
Welshman, J. 04/2004 In: Journal of Social Policy. 33, 2, p. 225-247. 23 p.
Journal article

Smoking, Science, and Medicine.
Welshman, J. 2004 In: Smoke: A Global History of Smoking. London : Reaktion Books p. 326-331. 6 p. ISBN: 1-86189-200-4.
Chapter

Sports
Welshman, J. 2004 In: Tobacco in history and culture. Detroit : Gale Cengage p. 597-599. 3 p. ISBN: 9780684314051. Electronic ISBN: 9780684314532.
Chapter

Youth tobacco use
Welshman, J. 2004 In: Tobacco in history and culture. Detroit : Gale Cengage p. 694-699. 6 p. ISBN: 9780684314051. Electronic ISBN: 9780684314532 .
Chapter

Physical activity monitoring in Europe : the European physical activity surveillance system (EUPASS) approach and indicator testing.
Rütten,, A., Vuillemin, A., Ooijendijk, W.T.M., Schena, F., Sjöström, M., Stahl, T., Vanden Auweele, Y., Welshman, J., Ziemainz, H. 06/2003 In: Public Health Nutrition. 6, 4, p. 377-384. 8 p.
Journal article

Using different physical activity measurements in eight European countries. Results of the European Physical Activity Surveillance System (EUPASS) time series survey.
Rütten, A., Ziemainz, H., Schena, F., Stahl, T., Stiggelbout, M., Vanden Auweele, Y., Vuillemin, A., Welshman, J. 06/2003 In: Public Health Nutrition. 6, 4, p. 371-376. 6 p.
Journal article

Child health, national fitness, and physical education in Britain, 1900-1940.
Welshman, J. 2003 In: Cultures of child health in Britain and the Netherlands in the twentieth century. Amsterdam : Rodopi p. 61-84. 24 p.
Chapter

On the ropes : boxing and the medical establishment in Britain, 1920-1990.
Welshman, J. 2003 In: Loisirs and societe Britannique au XXe siecle. Valenciennes : Presses Universitaires de Valenciennes p. 77-90. 14 p.
Chapter

Towards a European health monitoring system : results of a pilot study on physical activity.
Rutten, A., Rzewnicki, R., Ziemainz, H., Ooijendijk, W.T.M., Schena, F., Stahl, T., Vanden Auweele, Y., Welshman, J. 2003 In: Global behavioural risk factor surveillance. New York : Kluwer Academic Publishers p. 73-93. 21 p.
Chapter

Tuberculosis, 'Race', and Migration, 1950-70.
Welshman, J. 2003 In: Medical Historian: The Bulletin of the Liverpool Medical History Society. 15, p. 36-53. 18 p.
Journal article

The cycle of deprivation and the concept of the underclass.
Welshman, J. 10/2002 In: Benefits. 10, 3, p. 199-205. 7 p.
Journal article

From home help to home care.
Welshman, J. 2002
Other chapter contribution

In search of the 'problem family' : public health and social work in England and Wales, 1940-1970.
Welshman, J. 2001 In: Good breeding : science and society in a Darwinan age. Milton Keynes : Open University Press p. 237-246. 10 p.
Chapter

Tuberculosis and ethnicity in England and Wales.
Welshman, J. 11/2000 In: Sociology of Health and Illness. 22, 6, p. 858-882. 25 p.
Journal article

Municiple medicine : public health in twentieth-century Britain.
Welshman, J. 2000 Oxford : Peter Lang. 340 p.
Book

The missing relative : the home help service in England and Wales, 1918-1974, part II.
Welshman, J. 2000 In: International Journal for the History of Nursing. 5, 2, p. 48-58. 11 p.
Journal article

The Social History of Social Work: The Issue of the 'Problem Family', 1940-70.
Welshman, J. 06/1999 In: British Journal of Social Work. 29, 3, p. 457-476. 20 p.
Journal article

'The missing relative': the home help service in England and Wales, 1918-1974.
Welshman, J. 1999 In: International Journal for the History of Nursing. 5, 1, p. 4-11. 8 p.
Journal article

Evacuation, Hygiene, and Social Policy: The Our Towns Report of 1943.
Welshman, J. 1999 In: The Historical Journal. 42, 3, p. 781-807. 27 p.
Journal article

Rhetoric and reality : community care in England and Wales, 1948-74.
Welshman, J. 1999 In: Outside the walls of the asylum : the history of care in the community, 1750-2000. London : Athlone Press p. 204-226. 23 p. ISBN: 0485121476.
Chapter

Only Connect: The History of Sport, Medicine and Society.
Welshman, J. 08/1998 In: International Journal of the History of Sport. 15, 2, p. 1-21. 21 p.
Journal article

Dental health as a neglected aspect of medical history: the school dental service in England and Wales
Welshman, J. 07/1998 In: Medical History. 42, 3, p. 306-327. 22 p.
Journal article

Physical Culture and Sport in Schools in England and Wales, 1900-40.
Welshman, J. 04/1998 In: International Journal of the History of Sport. 15, 1, p. 54-75. 22 p.
Journal article

Evacuation and Social Policy During the Second World War: Myth and Reality.
Welshman, J. 1998 In: Twentieth Century British History. 9, 1, p. 28-53. 26 p.
Journal article

The medical officer of health in England and Wales, 1900-74: watchdog or lapdog?
Welshman, J. 12/1997 In: Journal of Public Health Medicine. 19, 4, p. 443-450. 8 p.
Journal article

"Bringing beauty and brightness to the backstreets": health education and public health in England and Wales, 1890-1940
Welshman, J. 06/1997 In: Health Education Journal. 56, 2, p. 199-209. 11 p.
Journal article

Eugenics and public health in Britain, 1900-40: scenes from provincial life
Welshman, J. 05/1997 In: Urban History. 24, 1, p. 56-75. 20 p.
Journal article

School meals and milk in England and Wales, 1906-45
Welshman, J. 01/1997 In: Medical History. 41, 1, p. 6-29. 24 p.
Journal article

Boxing and the historians
Welshman, J. 1997 In: International Journal of the History of Sport. 14, 1, p. 195-205. 11 p.
Journal article

Family visitors or social workers?: health visiting and public health in England and Wales, 1890-1974
Welshman, J. 1997 In: International Journal for the History of Nursing. 2, 4, p. 5-22. 18 p.
Journal article

The Issue of Never-Married Motherhood in Britain, 1920-70.
Lewis, J., Welshman, J. 1997 In: Social History of Medicine. 10, 3, p. 401-418. 18 p.
Journal article

In search of the "problem family": public health and social work in England and Wales, 1940-70
Welshman, J. 12/1996 In: Social History of Medicine. 9, 3, p. 447-465. 19 p.
Journal article

Images of youth: the issue of juvenile smoking, 1880-1914
Welshman, J. 09/1996 In: Addiction. 91, 9, p. 1379-1386. 8 p.
Journal article

Growing old in the city: public health and the elderly in Leicester, 1948-74
Welshman, J. 01/1996 In: Medical History. 40, 1, p. 74-89. 16 p.
Journal article

Physical Education and the School Medical Service in England and Wales, 1907-1939.
Welshman, J. 1996 In: Social History of Medicine. 9, 1, p. 31-48. 18 p.
Journal article