Trevor Dean
1986 …2023

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Personal profile


Main areas of research
  • the history of crime and criminal justice in the later Middle Ages and Renaissance, currently homicide and policing, together and separately
  • social history of Italy in the later Middle Ages and Renaissance

Currently working on: A new history of medieval homicide, to be published by Routledge, possibly in 2025

Convening and editing

My enjoyable double-term as Co-editor, Papers of the British School at Rome comes to an end this summer (2024).  Please contact the new editors for all enquiries.




A full, uptodate list of my publications may be found on



As Professor Emeritus, I shall continue to use [email protected] for journal editing, review requests, project-evaluations, references and research enquiries.





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