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Lisa Chilton

Degrees: 

2002  Ph.D. - York University, History

1993   M.A. - York University, History

1992   B.A.  - York University, English Literature

Position: 
Associate Professor
Department: 
history
Faculty: 
Arts
Phone: 
(902) 566-0692
Research Interests: 
  • International migrations
  • Canadian immigration
  • British imperialism
  • Gender history
Citations: 

Books

Agents of Empire: British Female Migration to Canada and Australia, 1860s-1930 (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2007). 

Articles

"Managing Migrants: Toronto, 1820-1880," Canadian Historical Review, 92:2 (June 2011): 231-62.

“Canada and the British Empire: A Review Essay.” Canadian Historical Review, (March 2008): 89-95.

 “Single Female Immigration and Australia’s Early National Identity,” British Journal of Australian Studies, 20 (2007): 209-31.

“A New Class of Women for the Colonies: The Imperial Colonist and the Construction of Empire,” in Carl Bridge and Kent Fedorowich, eds, The British World: Diaspora, Culture and Identity (London: Frank Cass, 2003), pp. 36-56.

“Migrants in Montreal: Managing Female British Immigrants at the End of the Nineteenth Century,” British Journal of Canadian Studies, 16:1 (November 2003): 59-70.