Dr Gareth Curless

Publications

Books

with Thomas M, Decolonization and Conflict: Colonial Comparisons and Legacies, Bloomsbury Academic, 2017.

Articles

'Better housing conditions are of vital importance to the ordinary man': slum clearance in post-war Khartoum, Urban History, vol. 43, 2016, 557-576

Introduction: trade unions in the global south from imperialism to the present day, Labor History, vol. 57, no. 1, 2016, 1-19

'The people need civil liberties': trade unions and contested decolonisation in Singapore, Labor History, vol. 57, no. 1, 2016, 53-70

with Hynd S, Alanamu T, Roscoe K, Networks in Imperial History, Journal of World History, vol. 26, no. 4, 2015, 705-732

The Sudan is 'Not Yet Ready for Trade Unions': The Railway Strikes of 1947-1948, The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, vol. 41, no. 5, 2013, 804-822

with Peen Rodt A, Sudan and the Not So Comprehensive Peace, Civil Wars, vol. 15, no. 2, 2013, 101-117

THE TRIUMPH OF THE STATE: SINGAPORE'S DOCKWORKERS AND THE LIMITS OF GLOBAL HISTORY, C. 1920-65, The Historical Journal, Cambridge University Press

Chapters

with Thomas M, Introduction: Decolonization, Conflict, and Counter-Insurgency, in Thomas M (eds) Decolonization and Conflict: Colonial Comparisons and Legacies, Bloomsbury, 2017

The Sten Gun is Mightier than the Pen: Labour Unrest and the Failure of Colonial Police Reform, in Thomas M, Curless GM (eds) Decolonization and Conflict: Colonial Comparisons and Legacies, Bloosmbury Academic, 2017

Trade Unions, Decolonisation and the Myth of 'Anti-Nationalism', in Loh KS, Thum PJ (eds) Living with Myths in Singapore, Singapore: Select Books, 2017, 123-132