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Michael Bennett

Michael Bennett

Emeritus Professor
History and Classics

Sandy Bay Campus

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Michael.Bennett@utas.edu.au

Teaching Responsibilities

Educated at the University of Liverpool and the University of Lancaster, Michael was a lecturer at the University of Sydney prior to moving to Tasmania in 1977, and was appointed Professor of History in 1993. He is Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, Life Member of Clare Hall, University of Cambridge and Fellow of the Australian Academy of Humanities.

Research Interests

Politics, religion, society and culture in late medieval and early modern Britain; the royal succession in Britain; the global diffusion of vaccination in the early nineteenth century.

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Fields of Research

  • British History (210305)
  • Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History) (210303)
  • European History (excl. British, Classical Greek and Roman) (210307)
  • Historical Studies (210399)
  • History and Philosophy of Medicine (220205)
  • Asian History (210302)
  • Economic History (140203)
  • Australian Literature (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Literature) (200502)
  • Archaeology of Europe, the Mediterranean and the Levant (210105)
  • Language Studies (200399)
  • British and Irish Literature (200503)
  • Cultural Studies (200299)
  • North American History (210312)

Research Objectives

  • Expanding Knowledge in History and Archaeology (970121)
  • Understanding Past Societies (950599)
  • Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences (970117)
  • Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society (970116)
  • Understanding Europe's Past (950504)
  • Understanding Australia's Past (950503)
  • Health Education and Promotion (920205)
  • Preventive Medicine (920412)
  • Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies (970122)
  • Languages and Literature (950203)

Publications

Total publications

62

Highlighted publications

(11 outputs)
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2010Journal ArticleBennet M, 'Note-taking and data sharing: Edward Jenner and the global vaccination network', Intellectual History Review, 20, (3) pp. 415-32. ISSN 1749-6977 (2010) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/17496977.2010.492619 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 2

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2009Chapter in BookBennett MJ, 'France in England: Anglo-French Culture in the Reign of Edward III ', Language and Culture in Medieval Britain: the French of England c. 1100-c.1500, York Medieval Press, J. Wogan-Browne (ed), Woodbridge, pp. 320-33 . ISBN 9781903153277 (2009) [Research Book Chapter]

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2009Journal ArticleBennett MJ, 'Smallpox and Cowpox under the Southern Cross: The Smallpox Epidemic of 1789 and the Advent of Vaccination in Colonial Australia', Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 83, (1) pp. 37-62. ISSN 0007-5140 (2009) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0167 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 13Web of Science - 13

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2008Journal ArticleBennett MJ, 'Jenner's ladies: women and vaccination against smallpox in early nineteenth-century Britain', History, 93, (312) pp. 497-513. ISSN 0018-2648 (2008) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-229X.2008.00434.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 10Web of Science - 7

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2008Chapter in BookBennett MJ, 'Henry IV, the Royal Succession and the Crisis of 1406', The Reign of Henry IV: Rebellion and Survival, 1403-1413, York Medieval Press, Gwilym Dodd and Douglas Biggs (ed), York, pp. 9-27. ISBN 9781903153239 (2008) [Research Book Chapter]

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2007Journal ArticleBennett MJ, 'Passage through India: global vaccination and British India, 1800-1805', Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, 35, (2) pp. 201-220. ISSN 0308-6534 (2007) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/03086530701337492 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 5Web of Science - 3

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2006Chapter in BookBennett MJ, 'Spiritual Kinship and the Baptismal Name in Traditional European Society', Studies on The Personal Name in Later Medieval England and Wales, Medieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University, Dave Postles and Joel T. Rosenthal (ed), Kalamazoo, pp. 115-46. ISBN 1580440258 (2006) [Research Book Chapter]

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2006Journal ArticleBennett MJ, 'Mandeville's Travels and the Anglo-French Moment', Medium Aevum, 75, (2) pp. 273-292. ISSN 0025-8385 (2006) [Refereed Article]

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Citations: Scopus - 10Web of Science - 9

2004Chapter in BookBennett MJ, 'Prophecy, providence, and the Revolution of 1399', Prophecy, Apocalypse, and the Day of Doom : Proceedings of the 2000 Harlaxton Symposium, Shaun Tyas, N. Morgan (ed), Donnington, pp. 1-18. ISBN 1-900289-68-7 (2004) [Research Book Chapter]

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2003Chapter in BookBennett MJ, 'Henry of Bolingbroke and the Revolution of 1399', Henry IV: The Establishment of the Regime, 1399-1406, York Medieval Press, G Dodd, D Biggs (ed), Woodbridge, pp. 9-33. ISBN 1-903153-12-3 (2003) [Research Book Chapter]

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2003Chapter in BookBennett MJ, 'Forms of Cultural Expression', The Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries, Oxford University Press, R Griffiths (ed), Oxford, pp. 117-146. ISBN 0-19-873142-6 (2003) [Research Book Chapter]

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Journal Article

(29 outputs)
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2017Bennett M, 'Curing and inoculating smallpox: The career of Simeon Worlock in Paris, Brittany and Saint-Domingue in the 1770s', French History and Civilization, 7 pp. 27-38. ISSN 1832-9683 (2017) [Refereed Article]

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2015Bennett M, 'The son of Scotangle: Sir John Steward (d. 1447)', Journal of the Sydney Society for Scottish History, 15 pp. 17-47. ISSN 1320-4246 (2015) [Refereed Article]

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2015Bennett M, 'The life and opinions of William Bugby, schoolteacher of Brighton', Tasmanian Historical Research Association Papers and Proceedings, 62, (1) pp. 34-54. ISSN 0039-9809 (2015) [Non Refereed Article]

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2013Bennett Michael, 'Smallpox, Vaccination and the Launceston Epidemic, 1887', Tasmanian Historical Studies, 18 pp. 61-74. ISSN 1324-048X (2013) [Refereed Article]

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2012Bennett Michael, 'The longer history of human rights: Refuge in early modern Europe', History Australia, 9, (1) pp. 6-25. ISSN 1449-0854 (2012) [Refereed Article]

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2012Bennett Michael, 'William called Long Will', Yearbook of Langland Studies, 26 pp. 1-25. ISSN 0890-2917 (2012) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1484/J.YLS.1.103202 [eCite] [Details]

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2010Bennett MJ, 'Quaker Missions in Launceston and Northern Tasmania', Papers and proceedings / Launceston Historical Society, 21 pp. 11-21. ISSN 1034-1625 (2010) [Non Refereed Article]

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2010Bennett MJ, 'Review of David R. Carlson (ed), The Deposition of Richard II: 'The Record and Process of the Renunciation and Deposition of Richard II' (1399) and Related Writings', JEGP: Journal of English and Germanic Philology, 109, (1) pp. 134. ISSN 0363-6941 (2010) [Letter or Note in Journal]

DOI: 10.1353/egp.0.0106 [eCite] [Details]

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2010Bennet M, 'Note-taking and data sharing: Edward Jenner and the global vaccination network', Intellectual History Review, 20, (3) pp. 415-32. ISSN 1749-6977 (2010) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/17496977.2010.492619 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 2

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2010Bennett MJ, 'Review of Janet Hollinshead, Liverpool in the Sixteenth Century: A Small Tudor Town', The sixteenth century journal, 41, (1) pp. 211-12. ISSN 0361-0160 (2010) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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2010Bennett MJ, 'Review of Lynda Payne, With Words and Knives: Learning Medical Dispassion', Sixteenth Century Journal: Journal of Modern Studies, 41, (1) pp. 147-49. ISSN 0361-0160 (2010) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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2010Bennett MJ, 'Review of Ordelle G. Hill, Looking Westward: Poetry, Landscape and Politics in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight', Studies in The Age of Chaucer, 32 pp. 421-423. ISSN 0190-2407 (2010) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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2010Bennett MJ, 'Review of Stephanie J. Snow, Blessed Days of Anaesthesia: How Anaesthetics Changed the World', History, 95, (317) pp. 100. ISSN 0018-2648 (2010) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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2010Bennett MJ, 'The beginnings of vaccination in Lithuania', Lithuanian Papers: Annual Journal of the Lithuanian Studies Society at the University of Tasmania , 24 pp. 23-8. ISSN 1031-3958 (2010) [Non Refereed Article]

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2009Bennett MJ, 'Smallpox and Cowpox under the Southern Cross: The Smallpox Epidemic of 1789 and the Advent of Vaccination in Colonial Australia', Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 83, (1) pp. 37-62. ISSN 0007-5140 (2009) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1353/bhm.0.0167 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 13Web of Science - 13

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2009Bennett MJ, 'Review of H. Barr and A. M. Hutchison, eds., Text and Controversy from Wyclif to Bale: Essays in Honour of Anne Hudson (Turnhout: Brepols, 2005)', Parergon, 26, (1) pp. 201-203. ISSN 0313-6221 (2009) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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2008Bennett MJ, 'Jenner's ladies: women and vaccination against smallpox in early nineteenth-century Britain', History, 93, (312) pp. 497-513. ISSN 0018-2648 (2008) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-229X.2008.00434.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 10Web of Science - 7

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2007Bennett MJ, 'Passage through India: global vaccination and British India, 1800-1805', Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, 35, (2) pp. 201-220. ISSN 0308-6534 (2007) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/03086530701337492 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 5Web of Science - 3

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2006Bennett MJ, 'Mandeville's Travels and the Anglo-French Moment', Medium Aevum, 75, (2) pp. 273-292. ISSN 0025-8385 (2006) [Refereed Article]

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Citations: Scopus - 10Web of Science - 9

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2004Bennett MJ, 'Lambert Simnel', Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, 50 pp. 649-51. ISSN 1747-1001 (2004) [Refereed Article]

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2004Bennett MJ, 'Sir William Stanley', Oxford Dictionary of National Biography EJ ISSN 1747-1001 (2004) [Refereed Article]

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2004Bennett MJ, 'Thomas Stanley, first Earl of Derby', Oxford Dictionary of National Biography EJ ISSN 1747-1001 (2004) [Refereed Article]

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2004Bennett MJ, 'Review of Peter Coss and Maurice Keen, eds. Heraldry, Pageantry and Social Display in Medieval England (2002)', Parergon , 21, (1) pp. 235-36. ISSN 0313-6221 (2004) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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2002Bennett MJ, 'Richard II, Henry Yevele and a New Royal Mansion on the Thames', The Antiquaries Journal, 82 pp. 343-348. ISSN 0003-5815 (2002) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1017/S000358150007387X [eCite] [Details]

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1998Bennett MJ, 'Edward III's Entail and the Succession to the Crown, 1376-1471', The English Historical Review, 113, (452) pp. 580-609. ISSN 0013-8266 (1998) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1093/ehr/CXIII.452.580 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 15Web of Science - 8

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1998Bennett MJ, 'Abulafia, David, ed., The French Descent into Renaissance Italy, 1494-95: Antecedents and Effects', Parergon: Journal of the Australian and New Zealand Association for Medieval and Early Modern Studies, 16, (1) pp. 105-107. ISSN 0313-6221 (1998) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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1998Bennett MJ, 'John Watts. Henry VI and the Politics of Kingship', Albion, 30 pp. 656-657. ISSN 0095-1390 (1998) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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1996Bennett MJ, 'A Botany Bay Mirage: Australia's First Political Cartoon', Tasmanian Historical Studies, 5, (1) pp. 16-28. ISSN 1324-048X (1996) [Refereed Article]

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1995Bennett MJ, 'The Impact of the Black Death on English Legal History', Australian Journal of Law and Society, 11 pp. 191-204. ISSN 0729-3356 (1995) [Refereed Article]

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Book

(3 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2007Bennett MJ, 'Quaker Life in Tasmania: The First Hundred Years', University of Tasmania Library, Hobart, pp. 64. ISBN 1862953678 (2007) [Authored Other Book]

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1999Bennett MJ, 'Richard II and the Revolution of 1399', Sutton Publishing, Phoenix Mill, UK, pp. 248. ISBN 0750922834 (1999) [Authored Research Book]

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1998Bennett MJ, Walker D, 'Intellect and Emotion Perspectives on Australian History Essays in Honour of Michael Roe', Centre for Australian Studies, Deakin University and Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies, Geelong, pp. 245. ISBN 0859017834 (1998) [Edited Book]

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Chapter in Book

(21 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2018Bennett M, 'Late Medieval Ireland in a Wider World', The Cambridge History of Ireland, Cambridge University Press, B Smith (ed), United Kingdom, pp. 329-352. ISBN 9781316275399 (2018) [Research Book Chapter]

DOI: 10.1017/9781316275399.016 [eCite] [Details]

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2016Bennett M, 'The Plantagenet Empire as 'Enterprise Zone': War and Business Networks, c.1400-50', The Plantagenet Empire, 1259-1453, Shaun Tyas, Crooks P, Green D and Ormrod WM (ed), Donington, United Kingdom, pp. 335-358. ISBN 9781907730528 (2016) [Research Book Chapter]

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2015Bennett M, 'English rule confirmed: the Isle of Man, 1389-1406', A New History of the Isle of Man. Vol. III :The Medieval Period 1000-1406, Liverpool University Press, S Duffy and H Mytum (ed), Liverpool, pp. 170-184. ISBN 9780853236276 (2015) [Research Book Chapter]

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2013Bennett MJ, 'Foreword', Haughton Forrest (1826-1925). Biography, Catalogue and Gallery of Paintings, The Forrest Project, Geoffrey M. Ayling, Ian C. Smith and others (ed), United Kingdom, pp. 3. (2013) [Other Book Chapter]

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2013Bennett Michael, 'Henry V and the Cheshire Tax Revolt of 1416', Henry V: New Interpretations, York Medieval Press, Gwilym Dodd (ed), York, pp. 171-186. ISBN 9781903153468 (2013) [Research Book Chapter]

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2012Bennett M, 'Hony soit qui mal y pense: Adultery and Anxieties about Paternity in Late Medieval England', The Medieval Python: The Purposive and Provocative Work of Terry Jones, Palgrave Macmillan, RF Yeager and T Takamiya (ed), New York, pp. 119-135. ISBN 9780230112674 (2012) [Research Book Chapter]

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2012Bennett Michael, 'Inoculation of the Poor against Smallpox in Eighteenth-Century England', Experiences of Poverty in Late Medieval and Early Modern England and France, Ashgate, Anne M. Scott (ed), Farnham, UK, pp. 199-223. ISBN 978-1-4094-4108-3 (2012) [Research Book Chapter]

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2012Bennett Michael J., 'Heritage, History and the Crown in Late Medieval England', Personalities and Perspectives of Fifteenth-Century England, Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, A. Compton Reeves (ed), Tempe, Arizona USA, pp. 21-40. ISBN 978-0-86698-462-1 (2012) [Research Book Chapter]

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2009Bennett MJ, 'John Audelay: Life Records and Heaven's Ladder', My Wyl and My Wrytyng, Medieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University, Susanna Fein (ed), Kalamazoo, pp. 30-53. ISBN 978-1-58044-135-3 (2009) [Research Book Chapter]

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2009Bennett MJ, 'France in England: Anglo-French Culture in the Reign of Edward III ', Language and Culture in Medieval Britain: the French of England c. 1100-c.1500, York Medieval Press, J. Wogan-Browne (ed), Woodbridge, pp. 320-33 . ISBN 9781903153277 (2009) [Research Book Chapter]

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2008Bennett MJ, 'Henry IV, the Royal Succession and the Crisis of 1406', The Reign of Henry IV: Rebellion and Survival, 1403-1413, York Medieval Press, Gwilym Dodd and Douglas Biggs (ed), York, pp. 9-27. ISBN 9781903153239 (2008) [Research Book Chapter]

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2006Bennett MJ, 'The Heritage of 'Old England'', Memory, Monuments, and Museums: The Past in the Present, Melbourne University Press, Marilyn Lake (ed), Melbourne, pp. 79-90. ISBN 9780522852509 (2006) [Research Book Chapter]

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2006Bennett MJ, 'Spiritual Kinship and the Baptismal Name in Traditional European Society', Studies on The Personal Name in Later Medieval England and Wales, Medieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University, Dave Postles and Joel T. Rosenthal (ed), Kalamazoo, pp. 115-46. ISBN 1580440258 (2006) [Research Book Chapter]

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2005Bennett MJ, 'Table Tittle-Tattle and the Tudor View of History', People, Places and Perspectives: Essays on Later Medieval Early Tudor England in Honour of Ralph A. Griffiths, Nonsuch Publishing Ltd, K Dockray and P Fleming (ed), Stroud, pp. 155-165. ISBN 1-84588-094-3 (2005) [Research Book Chapter]

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2004Bennett MJ, 'Prophecy, providence, and the Revolution of 1399', Prophecy, Apocalypse, and the Day of Doom : Proceedings of the 2000 Harlaxton Symposium, Shaun Tyas, N. Morgan (ed), Donnington, pp. 1-18. ISBN 1-900289-68-7 (2004) [Research Book Chapter]

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2003Bennett MJ, 'Henry of Bolingbroke and the Revolution of 1399', Henry IV: The Establishment of the Regime, 1399-1406, York Medieval Press, G Dodd, D Biggs (ed), Woodbridge, pp. 9-33. ISBN 1-903153-12-3 (2003) [Research Book Chapter]

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2003Bennett MJ, 'Forms of Cultural Expression', The Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries, Oxford University Press, R Griffiths (ed), Oxford, pp. 117-146. ISBN 0-19-873142-6 (2003) [Research Book Chapter]

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2001Bennett MJ, 'Clark's 'The Commonwealth versus Cromwell': Clark, Cromwell, and the English Republic', A Living Force. Andrew Inglis Clark and the Ideal of Commonwealth, Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies, Ely, Richard; Haward, Marcus; Warden, James (ed), Hobart, pp. 208-36. ISBN 0859019667 (2001) [Other Book Chapter]

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2001Bennett MJ, 'Isabelle of France, Anglo-French Diplomacy and Cultural Exchange in the Late 1350s', The Age of Edward III, York Medieval Press, J S Bothwell (ed), York, UK, pp. 215-225. ISBN 1-903153-06-9 (2001) [Research Book Chapter]

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1999Bennett MJ, 'Richard II and the Wider Realm', Richard II: The Art of Kingship, Clarendon Press, Anthony Goodman & James Gillespie (ed), Oxford, pp. 187-204. ISBN 0198201893 (1999) [Research Book Chapter]

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1997Bennett MJ, 'The Historical Background', A Companion to the Gawain-Poet, DS Brewer, D Brewer & J Gibson (ed), Cambridge UK, pp. 71-90. ISBN 085991433X (1997) [Research Book Chapter]

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Review

(2 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2018Bennett MJ, 'John Gower, Squire of Kent, the Peasants' Revolt, and the Visio Anglie', Chaucer Review, 53, (3) pp. 258-282. ISSN 0009-2002 (2018) [Substantial Review]

DOI: 10.5325/chaucerrev.53.3.0258 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 1Web of Science - 1

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1996Bennett MJ, 'S C Rowell, Lithuania Ascending: a Pagan Empire within East-Central Europe, 1295-1345', Lithuanian Papers, 10 pp. 74-77. (1996) [Review Single Work]

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Entry

(6 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2005Bennett MJ, 'Owen Michael Roe (b 1931)', The Companion to Tasmanian History, A Alexander (ed), Hobart, pp. 312 (2005) [Entry]

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2004Bennett MJ, 'Sir John Stanley', Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, H.C.G. Matthew and B.H. Harrison (ed), Oxford, 52, pp. 226-7 (2004) [Entry]

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2004Bennett MJ, 'Thomas Stanley, first Baron Stanley', Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, H.C.G. Matthew and B.H. Harrison (ed), Oxford, 52, pp. 236-7 (2004) [Entry]

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2004Bennett MJ, 'William Worsley', Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, H.C.G. Matthew and B.H. Harrison (ed), Oxford, 60, pp. 350 (2004) [Entry]

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1998Bennett MJ, 'Henry VII (1457-1509; r. 1485-1509)', Medieval England: an Encyclopedia, Paul E. Szarmach, M. Teresa Tavormina, Joel T. Rosenthal (ed), New York & London, 1, pp. 349 (1998) [Entry]

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1998Bennett MJ, 'Wars of the Roses', Medieval England: An Encyclopedia, Paul E. Szarmach, M. Teresa Tavormina, Joel T. Rosenthal (ed), New York & London, 1, pp. 774-776 (1998) [Entry]

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Other Public Output

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2011Bennett MJ, 'A long line of discrimination but should succession to the throne be changed?', The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group, Australia, Politics + Society, October 27, Website (2011) [Magazine Article]

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Grants & Funding

Funding Summary

Number of grants

16

Total funding

$2,244,225

Projects

2012: 21st International Congress on Medieval Studies (2012)$1,200
Funding
University of Tasmania ($1,200)
Scheme
Grant-Conference Support Scheme
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ
Year
2012
Donation - Australian POW's in World War 1 (2008)$2,500
Funding
University of Tasmania Foundation Inc ($2,500)
Scheme
Donation - Individual
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ
Year
2008
The Global Vaccination Revolution: A Transnational and Comparative Perspective (2008 - 2010)$307,525
Funding
Australian Research Council ($307,525)
Scheme
Grant-Discovery Projects
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ
Period
2008 - 2010
Grant Reference
DP0878387
Australian Soldiers in Captivity in World War I (2006)$10,000
Funding
Commonwealth Department of Veterans Affairs ($10,000)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ; Coombes DG
Year
2006
Australian Soldiers in Captivity in World War I (2006 - 2008)$22,500
Funding
Department of Premier and Cabinet ($22,500)
Scheme
Agreement
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ; Coombes DG
Period
2006 - 2008
The World Arm-to-Arm. The Spread of Smallpox Vaccination and Global Networks of Knowledge and Power, 1799 - 1805 (2004)$50,000
Funding
Australian Research Council ($50,000)
Scheme
Grant-Discovery Projects
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ
Year
2004
Grant Reference
DP0449909
ARC Research Networks for Early European Research (2004 - 2009)$1,600,000
Funding
Australian Research Council ($1,600,000)
Scheme
Grant-Research Networks Program
Administered By
University of Western Australia
Research Team
Scott Anne; Sharpe P; Barnes G; Bennett MJ; Broomhall S; Freeman EM
Period
2004 - 2009
Grant Reference
RN0460223
The World Arm to Arm: The Spread of Smallpox Vaccination and Global Networks of Power and Knowledge, 1800-1805 (2003)$17,000
Funding
University of Tasmania ($17,000)
Scheme
Grant-Institutional Research Scheme
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ
Year
2003
Memory and Memorial: Uses of the Past in English History, c.1100-1500 (2001 - 2003)$100,000
Funding
Australian Research Council ($100,000)
Scheme
Grant-Large
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Thomson RM; Bennett MJ
Period
2001 - 2003
Grant Reference
A00105812
The Issue of the Succession in English Politics, c. 1300-1600 (1999)$10,000
Funding
Australian Research Council ($10,000)
Scheme
Grant-Small
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ
Year
1999
1999 Supplementary Funding (1999)$15,000
Funding
University of Tasmania ($15,000)
Scheme
Grant-Supplementary
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Maxwell-Stewart HJ; Bennett MJ
Year
1999
The issue of the succession in English politics 1300-1600 (1998)$7,700
Funding
Australian Research Council ($7,700)
Scheme
Grant-Small
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ
Year
1998
Penal labour in Van Diemen's Land, 1922-1850 (1998)$13,000
Funding
Australian Research Council ($13,000)
Scheme
Grant-Small
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ; Maxwell-Stewart HJ
Year
1998
Materials to sustain and further develop cross-disciplinary and interdisciplinary research into Colonial Australia (1997)$50,000
Funding
University of Tasmania ($50,000)
Scheme
Grant-Research Infrastructure Support Scheme
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Frost L; Mead P; Bennett MJ
Year
1997
The impact of the Black Death. Economic, social and cultural change in England, c. 1300-1500 (1994)$13,300
Funding
University of Tasmania ($13,300)
Scheme
Grant-Supplementary
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Bennett MJ
Year
1994
English political and intellectual history, c. 1066-1500: studies in the sources (1990 - 1992)$24,500
Funding
Australian Research Council ($24,500)
Scheme
Grant-Small
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Thomson RM; Bennett MJ
Period
1990 - 1992

Research Supervision

Current

2

Completed

22

Current

DegreeTitleCommenced
PhDThe Reform Treatises and Discourse of Early Tudor Ireland, c. 151515412013
PhDAndrew Mitchell, New Diplomatic History, and Cultural Networks in Britain and Europe2015

Completed

DegreeTitleCompleted
PhDConfronting Barbary: Reappraising the responses of Britons to engagement with Moroccans, and their influence on Anglo-Moroccan relations,16251684
Candidate: Rickie Lette
2019
PhDGambling In Elizabethan England: Perspectives on Englands Lotterie Generall of 156769
Candidate: Patrick Seymour Ball
2018
PhDWrestling Der Wurgengel: Smallpox and inoculation in German society and culture, 1754 -1800
Candidate: Jennifer Diane Penschow
2016
PhDStage-Coach Enterprises in Van Diemen's Land and Tasmania
Candidate: Steven Walker
2016
PhDChurch and Community: The changing social role of Holy Trinity Church in Hobart, 1833-1945
Candidate: Patricia Jane Graham
2015
Masters'un mal pequeno para un gran bien': Smallpox Prevention and the Dissemination of New Ideas in Spain 1725-1775
Candidate: Jacqueline Mary Gratton
2012
PhDFlora Tasmaniae: Tasmanian Naturalists and Imperial Botany, 1829-1860
Candidate: Eleanor Catherine Cave
2012
PhD'Wandering stars': The Impact of British Evangelists in Australia, 1870s-1900
Candidate: Elisabeth Kay Wilson
2011
PhDIdentity and Nation in the Australian Public Library: The Development of Local and National Collections 1850s-1940s Using the Tasmanian Public Library as Case Study
Candidate: Heather Meredith Gaunt
2010
PhDBeggary, Vagabondage and Poor Relief: English Statutes in the Urban Context, 1495-1572
Candidate: Nicholas Dean Brodie
2010
PhDWar and Society in Medieval Norfolk: The Warrior Gentry, c. 1350-c. 1430
Candidate: Philip Jonathan Caudrey
2010
PhDMemories, Dreams and Inventions: The Evolution of Tasmania's Tourism Image 1803-1939
Candidate: Marian Jeane Walker
2008
PhDLaunceston Wesleyan Methodists 1832-1849 Contributions, Commerce, Conscience
Candidate: Anne Valeria Bailey
2008
PhDLymph or Liberty: Responses to Smallpox Vaccination in the Eastern Australian Colonies
Candidate: Rebekah Erin McWhirter
2008
MastersPolitical Society in Cumberland and Westmorland 1471-1537
Candidate: Edward William Fredrick Purkiss
2008
PhDContributions to the Textual History of the Medieval Latin Redactions of the Visio Pauli
Candidate: Mary Elizabeth Dwyer
2004
PhDFor the Best of Reasons: The Evandale Subscription Library 1847 - 1861
Candidate: Keith Edwin Adkins
2004
PhDCelt and Saxon: Interaction in pre-Viking Britain, c.600-800
Candidate: Martin Rae Grimmer
2003
MastersA memoir of the Court of Henry VII
Candidate: Emma Suzanne Cavell
2001
MastersLouis XIV's youthful spirit: The 1699 redecoration of the Versailles menagerie
Candidate: Jennifer Susan Spinks
2000
PhDTitle: Fifteenth Century Clergy in the Diocese of Norwich: A study of clerical calling, career and culture
Candidate: Emese Carolin Kathleen Underwood
1994
PhDGentry politics of southern England: 1461-1485 with reference to the crisis of October 1483
Candidate: Mary Louise Gill
1993