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E. A. Wrigley

AKA Edward Anthony Wrigley

Born: 17-Aug-1931

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Continuity, Chance and Change

Wife: Syliva (until his death)

    University: BA, Peterhouse College, Cambridge University
    Lecturer: Geography, Cambridge University (1958-74)
    Professor: Population Studies, London School of Economics (1979-88)
    Fellow: All Souls College, Oxford University (1988-94)
    Professor: Economic History, Cambridge University (1994-97)
    Master: Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University (1994-2000)

    American Academy of Arts and Sciences 2001
    American Philosophical Society 2001
    British Academy President (1997-2001)
    British Society for Population Studies President (1977-79)
    Economic History Society President (1995-98)

Author of books:
Industrial Growth and Population Change: A Regional Study of the Coalfield Areas of North-West Europe in the Later Nineteenth Century (1961, history)
Population and History (1969, history)
The Population History of England, 1541-1871: A Reconstruction (1981, social studies)
People, Cities and Wealth: The Transformation of Traditional Society (1987, social studies)
Continuity, Chance and Change: The Character of the Industrial Revolution in England (1988, history)
English Population History from Family Reconstitution, 1580-1837 (1997, social studies)
Poverty, Progress, and Population (2004, history)
Energy and the English Industrial Revolution (2010, history)

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