Faculty Emeriti

Buchanan Sharp
  • Title
    • Professor Emeritus
  • Division Humanities Division
  • Department
    • History Department
  • Phone
    831-459-2555 (message)
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • N/A
  • Office Hours N/A
  • Mail Stop Stevenson Academic Services
  • Mailing Address
    • 1156 High Street
    • Santa Cruz CA 95064
  • 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

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.