Professor Heather Shore

Heather Shore has published widely in the field of crime and penal history. Her research encompasses the history of youth offending, the historical evolution of the idea of the criminal underworld, and British organised crime in the interwar period of the twentieth century. Heather is co-convenor of History UK (HUK), co-chair for the Criminal Justice Strand of the European Social Science History Conference (ESHHC), and a founding member of the British Crime Historians (BCH).

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  • Our Criminal Past
    Law, Crime and History special edition
    • by Professor Heather Shore
    • 01 May 2015
  • Our Criminal Past
    Borstal Goes to War
    • by Professor Heather Shore
    • 07 Aug 2014