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Dr Robert James

Senior Lecturer

  1. 2016
  2. Early online

    'Literature acknowledges no boundaries': book reading and social class in Britain, c.1930-c.1945

    Dr Robert James 25 Aug 2016 In : Journal of Social History.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    "If there’s one man that I admire, that man’s a British tar”: Leisure and Cultural Nation-Building in a Naval Port Town, c. 1850-1928

    Dr Robert James 24 Apr 2016 Port Towns and Urban Cultures: International Histories of the Waterfront, c. 1850-2000. Beaven, B., Bell, K. & James, R. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  4. Published

    Port towns and urban cultures: international histories of the waterfront, c.1700-2000

    Dr Karl Bell (ed.), Professor Bradley Beaven (ed.) & Dr Robert James (ed.) 24 Apr 2016 Palgrave Macmillan. 315 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  5. Accepted/In press

    Book Review: The mass observers: a history, 1937-1949

    Dr Robert James 6 Jan 2016 In : Britain and the World . p. 132-161 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  6. 2014
  7. Published

    Book Review: Powell and Pressburger: a cinema of magic spaces

    Dr Robert James Oct 2014 In : Journal of British Cinema and Television. 11, 4, p. 557-559

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  8. Published

    Book Review: Cinema and society in the British Empire, 1895–1940

    Dr Robert James May 2014 In : The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History. 42, 3, p. 568-570

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  9. Published

    Hollywood and the World: an introduction

    Dr Robert James & Vallis, R. 2014 Hollywood and the World. Vallis, R. & James, R. (eds.). Freeland: Interdisciplinary.Net Publishing

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  10. Published

    Hollywood in the British neighbourhood: local moviegoing in Britain in the first half of the twentieth century

    Dr Robert James 2014 Hollywood and the World. Vallis, R. & James, R. (eds.). Freeland: Interdisciplinary.Net Publishing

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  11. 2013
  12. Published

    Cinema-going in a port town, 1914–1951: film booking patterns at the Queens Cinema, Portsmouth

    Dr Robert James May 2013 In : Urban History. 40, 2, p. 315-335 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. 2012
  14. Published

    Book Review: The food companions: cinema and consumption in wartime Britain, 1939-45

    Dr Robert James Jan 2012 In : Reviews in History.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  15. Published

    The people's amusement: cinemagoing and the BBFC, 1928-48

    Dr Robert James 2012 Behind the scenes at the BBFC: film classification from the silver screen to the digital age. Lamberti, E. (ed.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 16-26 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  16. 2011
  17. Published

    Popular cinema-going in Britain in the early-1930s

    Dr Robert James 2011 In : Journal of Contemporary History. 46, 2, p. 271-287 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. 2010
  19. Published

    Popular culture and working-class taste in Britain 1930-39: a round of cheap diversions?

    Dr Robert James 7 Sep 2010 Manchester: Manchester University Press. 256 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  20. 2009
  21. Published

    Book Review: Hollywood in the neighborhood: historical case studies of local moviegoing

    Dr Robert James 2009 In : Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television. 29, 2, p. 247-249 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  22. 2007
  23. Published

    'A very profitable enterprise': South Wales Miners' Institute Cinemas in the 1930s

    Dr Robert James Mar 2007 In : Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television. 27, 1, p. 27-61 35 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. 2006
  25. Published

    Kinematograph weekly in the 1930s: trade attitudes towards audience taste

    Dr Robert James Nov 2006 In : Journal of British Cinema and Television. 3, 2, p. 229-243 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. 2005
  27. Published

    Book Review: Film and community in Britain and France: from La Règle du Jeu to Room at the Top

    Dr Robert James 1 Jul 2005 In : Reviews in History. p. 461 461

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

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