Papers of Professor Michael Anderson
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- Anderson, Michael, b. 1942 (Professor Emeritus in History, and Senior Vice-Principal of the University) (Person)
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Anderson became a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 1990 and was awarded with an OBE in 1999. He has an Honorary Doctorate from Edinburgh University, 2007, and is a Fellow of the British Academy, a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, and an Honorary Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries.
His publications include Family structure in nineteenth century Lancashire (1971), editor of Sociology of the family (1972), Approaches to the history of the western family, 1500-1914 (1981), The 1851 census: a national sample of the enumerators returns (1987), Population change in northwestern Europe 1750-1850 (1988), editor of Social and political economy of the household (1995), and editor of British population history (1996).
Michael Anderson OBE, MA, PhD, Dr H.C., FBA, FRSE, FRHist Soc, HonFFA is currently Emeritus Professor of Economic History at Edinburgh University.
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- Papers of Michael Anderson, Professor Emeritus in History, and Senior Vice-Principal of the University for 2000-2007
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