Dr Greg Burgess

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer In History

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Doctorate by Research, University of Melbourne, 2002
Master of Arts, University of Melbourne, 1998
Bachelor of Letters, University of Melbourne, 1994
Bachelor of Arts, University of Newcastle, 1981

Contact

greg.burgess@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 72987

Research interests

My research concerns the history of refugees, citizenship, belong and exclusion in modern France since the Revolution. My publications examine issues pertaining to responses to
political refugees and foreign nationals and addresses questions of policy formation, cultural identity, perceptions of nationality and national difference, and citizenship.

Affiliations

Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, UK.
George Rud Society, Australia

Teaching interests

Revolutionary France; World History; Europe and the Age of Ideologies; International Migration; Honours: History, Theory and Method
Bachelor of Arts

Professional activities

Honours Coordinator for the School of History, Heritage and Society. Member of the School's research committee, and on the Faculty of Arts and Education Progress and Discipline Committee

Publications

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2019

Refugees as migrant settlers: the ambiguous humanitarian narrative of Australia's refugee history

Greg Burgess

(2019), Vol. 15, pp. 45-68, Monde(s) histoire, espace, relations, Rennes, France, C1

journal
2017

L'office franais de protection des rfugis et apatrides et le droit d'asile constitutionnel

G Burgess

(2017), pp. 211-223, Rfugis et apatrides: administrer l'asile en France (1920-1960), Rennes, France, B1

chapter

The repatriation of Soviet prisoners of war and displaced peoples from the Auvergne after the second world war

G Burgess

(2017), Vol. 7, pp. 169-181, French history and civilisation, [Charleston, Ill.], C1

journal
2016

The League of Nations and the Refugees from Nazi Germany. James G. McDonald and Hitler's victims

G Burgess

(2016), London, Eng., A1

book
2014

Remaking asylum in post-war France, 1944-52

G Burgess

(2014), Vol. 49, pp. 556-576, Journal of contemporary history, London, England, C1

journal

The foreign presence in the early-industrial Haut-Rhin, 1820-22 : a short history from the 'pre-history' of immigration to France

G Burgess

(2014), Vol. 28, pp. 366-384, French history, Oxford, England, C1

journal
2011

The demographers' moment : Georges Mauco, immigration and racial selection in liberation France, 1945-46

G Burgess

(2011), Vol. 4, pp. 167-177, French history and civilization, [Melbourne, Vic.], C1

journal
2008

Refuge in the land of liberty: France and its refugees, from the revolution to the end of asylum, 1787-1939

G Burgess

(2008), pp. 1-287, Refuge in the Land of Liberty: France and its Refugees, from the Revolution to the End of Asylum, 1787-1939, A1

book
2005

Selection, exclusion and assimilation: the project lambert of 1931 on the reform of French immigration policy

G Burgess

(2005), Vol. 1, pp. 197-205, French history and civilization : papers from the George Rud seminary, Clayton, Vic., C1

journal

Exiles, patriots and war refugees. The revolutionary practice of asylum, 1787-1795

G Burgess

(2005), 20th International Congress of Historical Sciences : programme, 3-9 July 2005 : University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, Sydney, N.S.W., E1-1

conference
2004

The Forgotten French. Exiles in the British Isles, 1940-44

G Burgess

(2004), Vol. 18, pp. 249-252, French History, C1-1

journal
2002

France and the German refugee crisis of 1933

G Burgess

(2002), Vol. 16, pp. 203-229, French history, Oxford, England, C1-1

journal
2001

Into the protecting arms: the League of Nations and the extension of international assistance to unprotected persons in the Middle East and Europe, 1926 - 1928

G Burgess

(2001), Eras, Monash University, C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2010

Mark Humphries

Thesis entitled: Understanding Euthanasia Debate: The Northern Territory Experience in Historical Context

Doctor of Philosophy, School of History, Heritage and Society

Associate Supervisor
2009

Tony Joel

Thesis entitled: Dresden as Opferstadt? The Politics of Commemorating Destruction, 1985-2005

Doctor of Philosophy, School of History, Heritage and Society