Dr Philip Salmon

Current Research

Published Volumes

Senior Research Fellow Commons 1820-1832

History of Parliament Research

I joined the History of Parliament in 1997 after completing a doctorate and teaching at Oxford University. For the next eleven years I worked on the 1820-32 House of Commons volumes, which were published by Cambridge University Press in 2009. In 2009 I was appointed editor of the new 1832-1868 House of Commons project.

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Research and Publications

My interests include:

• The development of early democratic institutions (national, local and colonial) in Britain, Ireland and Australia, c.1800-1914; their practical workings and impact on the emergence of distinctive