Maxine Berg

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Maxine Louise Berg (born 22 February 1950) is a Professor of History at the University of Warwick. She has taught at Warwick since 1978, joining the Department of Economics, before transferring to History. She is a Fellow of the British Academy and of the Royal Historical Society.[1][2][3]

Dr Berg obtained a doctorate from the University of Oxford. Her thesis was entitled The machinery question: Conceptions of technical change in political economy during the industrial revolution, c. 1820 to 1840.

Selected books[edit]

  • Berg, Maxine (2005) Luxury and Pleasure in Eighteenth-Century Britain, OUP
  • Berg, Maxine (1996) A Woman in History; Eileen Power 1889-1940, Cambridge
  • Berg, Maxine (1994) The Age of Manufactures. Second Edition Routledge