Dr Michael Cunningham
Senior Lecturer in Politics
- Email address M.Cunningham@wlv.ac.uk
- Phone number 01902 323460
- Location MH121, Mary Seacole Building, City Campus North
- Faculty Faculty of Social Sciences
- Institute School of Social, Historical and Political Studies
- Areas of expertise
Politics of Apology; politics of walking and the Youth Hostels Association
Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Politics at University of Wolverhampton since 1989.
Politics of walking, YHA, the politics of Brexit.
Completed supervisions on Anglo-Irish relations, public policy, the BUF. Current supervisions on war and memory and Nigerian insurgency
PhD Manchester University, 1988, MA Political Sociology, Leeds University 1984, BA Politics, Leeds University 1980
- Ethos and Politics in the Youth Hostels Association in the 1930s’ Contemporary British History 30 (2), 2016
- States of Apology (Manchester University Press, 2014)
- Prisoners of the Japanese and the Politics of Apology: a battle over history and memory’ Journal of Contemporary History 39 (4), 2004
- British Government Policy in Northern Ireland1969-2000 (Manchester University Press, 2001)
Politics of Northern Ireland; Politics of Middle East, British Politics, Political Theory, Globalisation.
External academic roles
Reader for various academic journals