Chair in History
Research InterestsProfessor Harper's research is primarily in the area of Scottish emigration in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, particularly to Canada.
- 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
- Further Info
- David Ditchburn and Marjory Harper, "Aberdeen and the Outside World" in Aberdeen before 1800: A New History (2002), pp.377-407
- "Abraham and Isaac Ride the Range: British Images of the American West" in Journal of the West, vol. 40, no. 1, Winter 2001, pp 8-15.