Buchanan Sharp

TitleProfessor Emeritus
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory Department
Phone831-459-2555 (message)
Office HoursN/A
Campus Mail StopStevenson Academic Services
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
Buchanan Sharp

Research Interests

English history

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Selected Publications

  • Law and Authority in Early Modern England: Essays Presented to Thomas Garden Barnes,Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007.

  • "The Food Riots of 1347 and the Medieval Moral Economy." Moral Economy and Popular Protest: Crowds, Conflict, and Authority, A. Charlesworth and A. Randall, eds. London and New York: Macmillan and St. Martin's Press, 2000.

  • "The Place of the People in the English Revolution." Theory and Society, 13 (1984), 93-110.

  • In Contempt of All Authority: Rural Artisans and Riot in the West of England, 1586-1660. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1980.

Courses Taught

HIS 70A, Modern European History, 1500-1789
HIS 168, Rise of the Dutch Republic
HIS 180A, English History
HIS 180B, English History
HIS 196A, Is British History Possible?
HIS 196B, Social Protests in Late Medieval and Early Modern England
HIS 250A, Readings in European Social and Cultural History