John PowellProfessor of History Owens Hall 316405.585.4160 OBU Box 61222500 W. UniversityShawnee, OK 74804
Educational Background:M.A., Texas Tech UniversityPh.D., Texas Tech University
Courses Taught:HIST 2003: Introduction to HistoryHIST 2013: European Civilization: HistoryHIST 2023: Western Civilization: HistoryHIST 3123: East Asia: Politics and CultureHIST 3463: Modern Europe, 1815-PresentHIST 3513: Britain from 1603
Selected Publications and/or Professional Activities:
Fellow, Royal Historical Society Editorial Board, Journal of Liberal History
Editor. "Religion and Prose," a special number of Nineteenth-Century Prose 39/1-2 (Spring/Fall 2012).
Encylopedia of North American Immigration , 2nd ed. (New York: Facts on File, 2012).
"Gladstone and the Colonial Church Clause: An Episode in Church-State Relations, 1849-1850," in Tradition and Formation: Claiming an Inheritance: Essays in Honour of Peter C. Erb, ed. Michel Desjardins and Harold Remus (Kitchener, Ont: Pandora Press, 2008): 153-172.
"This Ball of Liberty," Books & Culture, (Jan./Feb. 2008): 36-38.
"Eric Clapton: Suspectible to Truth," in First Things, On the Square, 7 Jan. 2008: online http://www.firstthings.com/onthesquare/index.php?paged=3
Modern Britian, Liberal Party Politics, William Gladstone
Honors Theses or Student Research Directed:
Sara Wilson, "Creating a New Church through Episcopal Mission: The Colonial Bishoprics Fund, 1841-1850," Honors Thesis, Oklahoma Baptist University, March 2011