Charles Hamilton

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Field & Specialties

Modern Britain/British Empire
Twentieth Century Europe
Human Rights


B.A., summa cum laude, History, UC Davis, 2016


  • Master's Thesis: “X. v. the United Kingdom: Human Rights and the Internationalization of Mental Health Activism, 1971-1983”
  • Senior Thesis: “The Church in the Furnace: Chaplains, Home Church, and the First World War, 1914-1918”
  • “The Evolution of the Akitu Festival”
  • “The Church of England and the First World War”

Current Research

I study twentieth-century Britain with a particular interest in activists, mental health, and human rights.

Corcoran Department of History
University of Virginia
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Charlottesville, VA 22904


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