Professor Michael Hughes

Professor, Head of Department

Research Overview

Michael Hughes is a specialist on nineteenth and twentieth-century Russian history and Anglo-Russian relations in the twentieth century. He also has a particular interest in the impact of religion on international politics.

Lancaster: Remembering 1914-18
Gregory, I.N., Peniston-Bird, C.M., Donnelly, P., Hughes, M.J. 1/08/2017 The History Press. ISBN: 9780750968256.

Far apart but closer together: a quantitative and qualitative analysis of the career structure and organisational culture of the post-war British Diplomatic Service
Hughes, M., Platt, R. 15/06/2015 In: Diplomacy and Statecraft. 26, 2, p. 266-293. 28 p.
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Archbishop Davidson, the "Edwardian Crisis" and the Defence of the National Church
Hughes, M. 2015 In: Journal of Church and State. 57, 2, p. 217-242. 26 p.
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Every picture tells some stories: photographic illustrations in British travel accounts of Russia on the eve of World War One
Hughes, M. 10/2014 In: Slavonic and East European Review. 92, 4, p. 674-703. 30 p.
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Samovars and quills: the representation of bureaucracy in mid-nineteenth-century Russian literature
Hughes, M. 03/2014 In: Archival Science. 14, 1, p. 55-68. 14 p.
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Beyond holy Russia: the life and times of Stephen Graham
Hughes, M. 2014 Cambridge : Open Book Publishers. 370 p. ISBN: 9781783740123. Electronic ISBN: 9781783740147.

Crimson nightmares: tales of invasion and fears of revolution in early twentieth-century Britain
Hughes, M., Wood, H. 2014 In: Contemporary British History. 28, 3, p. 294-317. 24 p.
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Tramps, mountains and unicorns: the Glacier Park hike of Vachel Lindsay and Stephen Graham
Hughes, M. 2014 In: Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture. 8, 3, p. 267-286. 20 p.
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British Opinion on Russian Terrorism in the 1880s
Hughes, M. 2011 In: European History Quarterly. 41, 2, p. 255-277.
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Searching for the Soul of Russia: British Perceptions of Russia during the First World War
Hughes, M. 2009 In: Twentieth Century British History. 20, 2, p. 198-226.
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Peter Kireevskii and the Development of Moscow Slavophilism
Hughes, M. 11/2008 In: Slavonica. 14, 2, p. 89-107. 19 p.
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Conscience and Conflict: Methodism, Peace and War in the Twentieth Century
Hughes, M. 2008 Peterborough : Epworth. 336 p. ISBN: 071620617X, 9780716206170.