Dr Philip Constable
Dr. Philip Constable lectures on 19th and 20th-century Asia with an emphasis on empire, nationalism and the Cold War in Asia. His research focuses on the modern history of South Asia and South-east Asia, particularly on the interaction between religion, politics and society in India and Thailand.
Dr. Philip Constable is Senior Lecturer in History with a research focus on South Asia and South-east Asia. He lectures on a range of undergraduate programmes on 19th and 20th-century Asia, especially on empire, nationalism and the Cold War in Asia. His research expertise is on South and South-east Asia with a particular emphasis on India and Thailand. He is Research Degrees Tutor in the School of Humanities, Languages and Global Studies.
Dr Philip Constable has previously taught and/or researched on the history of South Asia at a range of leading universities in Italy, India, USA and United Kingdom. At the University of Central Lancashire, he established and was Course Leader of the very successful B.A. (Hons) Modern World History programme.