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Mark Andrew Peel (born 17 October 1959), historian and academic, is Pro Vice Chancellor (Student Experience) at the University of Leicester. He was formerly the Head of the College of Arts, Humanities and Law at that university, a Professor of Modern Cultural and Social History and Head of the School of the Arts at the University of Liverpool and a Professor and Head of the School of Historical Studies in the Faculty of Arts at Monash University in Australia. He is the author of Good Times, Hard Times: The Past and the Future in Elizabeth (Melbourne University Press, 1995, Shortlisted for The Age Non-Fiction Book of the Year Award); A Little History of Australia (Melbourne University Press, 1997); The Lowest Rung: Voices of Australian Poverty (Cambridge University Press, 2003, Shortlisted for the Victorian Premier's Literary Awards) and Miss Cutler and the Case of the Resurrected Horse: Social Work and the Story of Poverty in America, Australia, and Britain (University of Chicago Press, 2011). With a former Monash University colleague, Christina Twomey, he has also written A History of Australia (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011). He holds degrees from Flinders University (BA (Hons), 1980 and MA, 1983), Johns Hopkins University (MA, 1985) and Melbourne University (PhD, 1993) and was appointed a full Professor in 2007. He was elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia in 2008 and became a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society in 2010.

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Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
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Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2003
Uniform title: Little history of Australia. German
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Munchen : Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag, 2000
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Canberra : Urban Research Program, Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University, 1992
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