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Ferber, Sarah S. Prof.

Professor of History

  • Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities
  • School of Humanities and Social Inquiry

Overview


Professor Ferber researches in two fields of cultural history: early modern European religion and contemporary bioethics. 

Research Overview


  • Current Research Projects

    • 'IVF and Assisted Reproduction, the Global Experience' (With Professor Vera Mackie and Dr Nicola Marks, ARC-funded collaborative research project:ARC DP 2015-2017, $518,593)
    • 'Magic, Witches and Demons in Pre-modern Europe and its colonies’ (monograph) 

Selected Publications


  • Journal Article

    Year Title
    2014

    Published In
    American Historical Review
    2014

    Published In
    Social History of Medicine
    2007

    Published In
    The Journal of Clinical Ethics
    2007

    Published In
    The Journal of Clinical Ethics
  • Book

    Year Title
    2013

    Publisher
    Houndmills, United Kingdom
  • Chapter

    Year Title
    2019

    Published In
    The Reproductive Industry: Intimate Experiences and Global Processes
    Publisher
    Lanham
    2019

    Published In
    The Reproductive Industry: Intimate Experiences and Global Processes
    Publisher
    Lanham
    2016

    Published In
    Violence and Emotions in Early Modern Europe
    Publisher
    London
    2016

    Published In
    Emotions in the history of witchcraft
    Publisher
    London, United Kingdom
    2015

    Published In
    Everyday Magic in Early Modern Europe
    2013

    Published In
    Illness and Healing Alternatives in Western Europe
    Publisher
    London, United Kindgom
    2013

    Published In
    The Oxford Handbook of Witchcraft in Early Modern Europe and Colonial America
    2011

    Published In
    The Body Divided: Human Beings and Human 'Material' in Modern Medical History
    Publisher
    Farnham, England
    2009

    Published In
    Witchcraft and masculinities in early modern Europe
    2008

    Published In
    The Witchcraft Reader
    2008

    Published In
    Women, Identities and Communities in Early Modern Europe
  • Other Publications

    Year Title
    2020

Potential Supervision Topics


    • Late Medieval and Early modern European history
    • Modern medical history
    • Medical ethics history

     

Research Overview


  • Current Research Projects

    • 'IVF and Assisted Reproduction, the Global Experience' (With Professor Vera Mackie and Dr Nicola Marks, ARC-funded collaborative research project:ARC DP 2015-2017, $518,593)
    • 'Magic, Witches and Demons in Pre-modern Europe and its colonies’ (monograph) 

Selected Publications


  • Journal Article

    Year Title
    2014

    Published In
    American Historical Review
    2014

    Published In
    Social History of Medicine
    2007

    Published In
    The Journal of Clinical Ethics
    2007

    Published In
    The Journal of Clinical Ethics
  • Book

    Year Title
    2013

    Publisher
    Houndmills, United Kingdom
  • Chapter

    Year Title
    2019

    Published In
    The Reproductive Industry: Intimate Experiences and Global Processes
    Publisher
    Lanham
    2019

    Published In
    The Reproductive Industry: Intimate Experiences and Global Processes
    Publisher
    Lanham
    2016

    Published In
    Violence and Emotions in Early Modern Europe
    Publisher
    London
    2016

    Published In
    Emotions in the history of witchcraft
    Publisher
    London, United Kingdom
    2015

    Published In
    Everyday Magic in Early Modern Europe
    2013

    Published In
    Illness and Healing Alternatives in Western Europe
    Publisher
    London, United Kindgom
    2013

    Published In
    The Oxford Handbook of Witchcraft in Early Modern Europe and Colonial America
    2011

    Published In
    The Body Divided: Human Beings and Human 'Material' in Modern Medical History
    Publisher
    Farnham, England
    2009

    Published In
    Witchcraft and masculinities in early modern Europe
    2008

    Published In
    The Witchcraft Reader
    2008

    Published In
    Women, Identities and Communities in Early Modern Europe
  • Other Publications

    Year Title
    2020

Potential Supervision Topics


    • Late Medieval and Early modern European history
    • Modern medical history
    • Medical ethics history

     

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