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Researcher: McLeod, S (Dr Shane McLeod)

Fields of Research

British history
European history (excl. British, classical Greek and Roman)
Archaeology of Europe, the Mediterranean and the Levant
Historical studies

Research Objectives

Understanding Europe's past
Expanding knowledge in history, heritage and archaeology

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Client kings and new boundaries: the establishment of the ninth-century Viking kingdoms in England; Journal of the Australian Early Medieval Association
Feeding the micel here in England, c. 865-878; Journal of the Australian Early Medieval Association
Gender and Mobility in Viking-Age Scotland; Gender and Mobility in Scotland and Abroad
Human sacrifice in Viking Age Britain and Ireland; Journal of the Australian Early Medieval Association
Know Thine Enemy: Scandinavian identity in the Viking Age; Vikings and their Enemies: Proceedings of a symposium
Legitimation through Association? Scandinavian Accompanied Burials and Pre-historic Monuments in Orkney; Journal of the North Atlantic
Scandinavia and the Baltic Sea Region
Shieldmaidens in Anglo-Saxon England: historical possibility or wishful thinking?; Vikings and the vikings: essays on television's history channel series
Sound, movement, and emotion: an historically-informed performance at a Viking burial site; Northern Scotland
The Acculturation of Scandinavians in England: A Consideration of the Burial Record; Australian Early Medieval Association. Journal
The Beginning of Scandinavian Settlement in England The Viking 'Great Army' and Early Settlers, c. 865-900; Brepols Publishers
The dubh gall in southern Scotland: the politics of Northumbria, Dublin, and the Community of St Cuthbert in the Viking Age, c. 870-950 CE’; Limina (Online): a journal of historical and cultural studies
The Rediscovery of U 170: Runestones, Churchyards, and Burial Grounds in Sweden; Journal of the North Atlantic
Viking Age Scandinavian Churchyard burial in Scotland, c. 850-950 CE; Beyond Borealism: New Perspectives on the North
Warriors and Women: the sex ratio of Norse migrants to eastern England up to 900 AD; Early Medieval Europe
‘A traveller’s end?? - a reconsideration of a Viking Age burial at Carronbridge, Dumfriesshire; Dumfriesshire and Galloway Natural History and Antiquarian Society. Transactions
‘Ardvonrig’, Isle of Barra: an appraisal of the location of a Scandinavian accompanied burial; Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision