Professor Marjory Harper

Professor Marjory Harper

Chair in History

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Professor Marjory Harper
Professor Marjory Harper

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The University of Aberdeen School of Divinity, History and Philosophy
Crombie Annexe
Meston Walk
King's College
University of Aberdeen
Old Aberdeen
AB24 3FX
Room 211

Research

Research Overview

Professor Harper's research is primarily in the area of Scottish emigration in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, particularly to Canada.
Teaching

Teaching Responsibilities

  • HI 1012 Scotland's New Horizons, c.1690-1820
  • HI 1511 Scotland and the Modern Age: The 1820s to the Present
  • HI 3035/3535 The Highlands and Islands, 1850-1950
  • HI 3031/3531 Emigrants and Immigrants
  • HI 4015 Special Subject I: The Scot in Canada
  • HI 5011 The Scottish and Irish Diaspora
Publications

Publications 

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  • A Controversial Scottish Pioneer in New Zealand: James MacAndrew and the identity of Otago

    Harper, M. D.

    Bridging Boundaries in British Migration History. Ruiz, M. (ed.). Anthem Press, pp. 141-158, 18 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Rhetoric and reality: the quest for "freedom" in the Scottish diaspora

    Harper, M. D.

    Arbroath 1320-2020: Myths, Concepts, Adaptations and Realities (preliminary title). Muller, K. P. (ed.). Peter Lang, pp. 201-227, 27 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Testimonies of Transition: Voices from the Scottish Diaspora

    Harper, M.

    Luath Press, Edinburgh. 264 pages

    Books and Reports: Books

  • Scotland and Prince Edward Island: A Professional and Personal Insight

    Harper, M. D.

    The Island Magazine

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Migration and Health Webinar Two: Mental health of refugees and migrants: myths and realities

    Daod, E., Flint, P., Hanna, F., Harper, M., Schinina, G.

    Non-textual Forms: Web Publications and Websites

  • Moving Out and Moving On? Emigration from Scotland to Australia in the Twentieth Century

    Harper, M.

    Emigrants and Historians. Payton, P. (ed.). Wakefield Press, pp. 58-76, 19 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Emigrant homecomings: The return movement of emigrants, 1600-2000

    Harper, M.

    Manchester University Press. 276 pages

    Books and Reports: Books

  • Emigration from scotland between the wars

    Harper, M.

    Manchester University Press. 243 pages

    Books and Reports: Books

  • Homecoming Emigrants as Tourists: Reconnecting the Scottish Diaspora

    Harper, M.

    Tourism and Memories of Home. Marschall, S. (ed.). Channel view publications, pp. 32-52, 20 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Migration and Mental Illness

    Harper, M. D.

    The Psychologist, vol. 30, pp. 76-79

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Initiatives, impediments and identities: Scottish emigration in the twentieth century

    Harper, M.

    Scotland, Empire and Decolonisation in the Twentieth Century. Glass, B., MacKenzie, J. M. (eds.). Manchester University Press, pp. 25-43, 19 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • A vicious and soulless propaganda: Dr Lachlan Grant and emigration

    Harper, M. D.

    Dr Lachlan Grant of Ballachulish, 1871–1945. Tindley, A., Cameron, E. A. (eds.). Birlinn

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Dysfunctional diasporas?: Migration and mental illness

    Harper, M.

    Wellcome History, vol. 54

    Contributions to Specialist Publications: Articles

  • Minds on the Edge: Immigration and Insanity among Scots and Irish in Canada, 1867-1914

    Harper, M. D.

    Journal of Irish and Scottish Studies, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 56-79

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • A dysfunctional diaspora?: Causes of mental illness among Scottish emigrants to Canada, 1867-1914

    Harper, M.

    Neurosciences and History, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 8-14

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Migrants and Migration

    Harper, M. D.

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Entries for Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

  • "Come to Corby": a Scottish steel town in the heart of England

    Harper, M.

    Immigrants & Minorities, vol. 31, no. 1, pp. 27-47

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Arctic encounters: twentieth-century Scots in the Hudson's Bay Company

    Harper, M. D.

    Irish and Scots Encounters with Indigenous People. Morton, G., Wilson, D. A. (eds.). McGill-Queen's University Press, 18 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • The land struggle and emigration

    Harper, M. D.

    Recovering from the Clearances. Cameron, E. A. (ed.). The Islands Book Trust, 21 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Scotland No More?: The Scots who left Scotland in the twentieth century

    Harper, M. D.

    Luath Press, Edinburgh. 224 pages

    Books and Reports: Books

  • Migration and empire

    Harper, M., Constantine, S.

    Oxford University Press, Oxford, United Kingdom. 380 pages

    Books and Reports: Books

  • 'Missions and emigration/colonization'

    Harper, M.

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Entries for Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

  • The persuaders: recruiting Scots for New Zealand

    Harper, M.

    History Scotland, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 15

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Arctic Encounters: Scots in the Hudson's Bay Company

    Harper, M. D.

    Contributions to Conferences: Papers

  • Rhetoric and reality: British migration to Canada, 1867-1967

    Harper, M. D.

    Canada and the British Empire. Buckner, P. (ed.). Oxford University Press, pp. 160-180, 21 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Socio-economic Dislocation and Inter-war Emigration to Canada and the United States: a Scottish Snapshot

    Harper, M. D., Evans, N. J.

    Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, vol. 34, no. 4, pp. 529-552

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Exiles or entrepreneurs? Snapshots of the Scots in Canada

    Harper, M.

    Kingdom of the Mind. McGill-Queen's University Press, pp. 22-39, 18 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • 'The Marchioness of Aberdeen and Temair', 'Anne Drysdale', 'Lady Emily Gordon Cathcart', 'Annie Macpherson', 'Emma Stirling': 5 entries in E. Ewan, S. Innes and S. Reynolds (eds), A Biographical Dictionary of Scottish Women from the earliest times to 2004 (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press)

    Harper, M. D.

    Dictionary entries. Dictionary entries.

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Other Contributions

  • Entrepeneurs or Exiles? Snapshots of the Scots in Canada

    Harper, M. D.

    A Kingdom of the Mind. How the Scots helped make Canada, ed. P.Rider & H.McNabb, pp. 22-39, 17 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Emigrant Homecomings: The Return Movement of Emigrants, 1660-2000

    Harper, M. D.

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    Other Contributions: Other Contributions

  • 'Personal Contact is Worth a Ton of Text-Books': Educational Tours of the Empire, 1926-39

    Harper, M. D.

    Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 48-76

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Crossing the Atlantic: Snapshots from the migration album

    Harper, M. D.

    In: Canadian Migration Patterns from Britain and North America (ed. Messamore, B.J.) Ottawa University Press 2004, pp. 13-32, 19 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Enticing the Emigrant: Canadian agents in Ireland and Scotland, c.1870-1920

    Harper, M. D.

    Scottish Historical Review, vol. 83, pp. 41-58

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Pains, perils and pastimes: The Emigrant Voyage in the Nineteenth Century

    Harper, M. D.

    In: MaritimeEmpires: British Maritime History in the Nineteenth Century (eds. Killingray, D.;Lincoln, M.; Rigby, N.) Boydell & Brewer: Woodbridge 2004, pp. 159-172, 13 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Adventurers and Exiles: The Great Scottish Exodus

    Harper, M. D.

    Unknown Publisher, Profile Publishing

    Books and Reports: Books

  • No English Need Apply? Saskatchewan's English Settlers, 1878-1914

    Harper, M. D.

    British Journal of Canadian Studies, vol. 16, pp. 88-101

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Aberdeen and the Outside World

    Ditchburn, D. M., Harper, M. D.

    In: Aberdeen 1100-1800: A New History (eds. Dennison, P.; Ditchburn, D.; Lynch, M.) Tuckwell Press 2002, pp. 377-407, 30 pages

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Enticing the Emigrant: Agency Activity in the Highlands

    Harper, M. D.

    Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness, vol. LXII

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Scotland and the Americas, 1650-1939: A Documentary Source Book

    Harper, M. D., MacInnes, A. I., Fryer, L.

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    Other Contributions: Other Contributions

  • 'Highlands and Islands, emigration' and 'emigration, post-1750, excl. Highlands', two entries in M. Lynch (ed), The Oxford Companion to Scottish History (Oxford, 2001)

    Harper, M. D.

    Dictionary entries. Dictionary entries.

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Other Contributions

  • Abraham and Isaac Ride the Range: British Images of the American West

    Harper, M. D.

    Journal of the West, vol. 40, pp. 8-15

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Myth, Migration and the Making of Memory: Scotia and Nova Scotia, c. 1700-1990

    Harper, M. D. (ed.), Vance, M. (ed.)

    Books and Reports: Anthologies

  • Cossar's colonists: Juvenile migration to New Brunswick in the 1920s

    Harper, M.

    Acadiensis, vol. 28, pp. 47-65

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

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