Jonathan Clark is a historian of Britain, Europe and America. He has been a Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford and Peterhouse, Cambridge and has held the Joyce C. and Elizabeth Hall Distinguished Professorship of British History at the University of Kansas. His publications include A World by Itself: A History of the British Isles, (ed. and contrib.) From Restoration to Reform: The British Isles 1660-1832  and Thomas Paine: Britain, America, and France in the Age of Enlightenment and Revolution. For Politeia he co-authored Triggering Article 50, Courts, Government and Parliament (2017) and History in the Making: The New Curriculum: Right or Wrong? (2013).

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Uncomfortable Truths

  • By Professor Jonathan Clark
  • September 15, 2017

The intolerance of unwelcome views in universities is not confined to 'generation snowflake', says Jonathan Clark. Although the mass of people change only slowly, small groups of...

An Oxford First!

  • By Professor Jonathan Clark
  • September 23, 2016

This week’s World University Rankings put UK universities at the top of the list. But, as Jonathan Clark explains, all may not be as well as it...

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