Marilyn Silverman
Department of
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2006-7   York University, Sabbatical Leave Fellowship

2005-6   York University, Research Development Fellowship

2002-3   York University, Faculty of Arts Leave Fellowship for Irish project

2000       Humanities and Social Sciences Federation of Canada. Aid to Scholarly Publications

Programme, for the manuscript, An Irish Working Class: Explorations in Political Economy and Hegemony, 1800-1950 

1998     York University, Sabbatical Leave Fellowship. Project: Household Survey: Contemporary Change in Rural Ireland

1997   Faculty of Arts, Committee on Research, Grants and Scholarships. Project:  Data Coding and Entry – Contemporary Change in Southeastern Ireland

1997   SSHRC Standard Research Grant. Project: “It’s Different Times Now": Contemporary Processes of Socio-Cultural Change in a Southeastern Irish Locality

1995   SSHRC Small Research Grant. Pilot Research: Socioeconomic Change and the Reproduction of an Irish Parish in the "New Europe," 1985-1998

1994   Social Science Federation of Canada (SSFC).  Grant to support the publication of

Merchants and Shopkeepers: An Historical Anthropology of an Irish Market Town, 1200-1986  (with P.H. Gulliver)

1992   Sabbatical Leave Fellowship. York University. Project: The Political Economy of an

Inland  Irish  Fishery, 1800-1980 - Archival Research and Manuscript Preparation

1991   SSHRC Research Grant and Release Time Stipend – Project title: Historical Anthropology and the  Political Economy of a Southeastern Irish Parish, 1800-1985

1989   Faculty of Arts Research Grant. Project: The Kilkenny Land Registry - A New Source for Agrarian Research

1988 Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research. Small Conference Grant for the conference, Anthropological Approaches to the Past:  Historical Anthropology through Irish Case Studies, April 4-9, 1989 with P. H. Gulliver

1988   SSHRC Small Conference Grant for the above conference

1987 SSHRC Travel Grant for Irish Studies Conference, June 28-July 4, Dublin

1983-4   York University, Faculty of Arts Leave Fellowship for Irish project  (full salary)

1983   Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research

1983   SSHRC Research Grant and Time Release Stipend, in association with P.H. Gulliver, for summer research 1983 and release time 1984-85: Irish project

1982   SSHRC Small Grant

1982   Faculty of Arts Minor Research Grant for Irish project

1980-1   SSHRC Research Grant for Irish research (with P.H. Gulliver)

1980   Canada Council Leave Fellowship and Research stipend, Irish project

1979   Faculty of Arts Minor Research Grant, York University for pilot research in the Republic of Ireland

1978-9   CERLAC (York University) for research on coastal Ecuador

1978-9 Canada Council Leave Fellowship and Research Stipend

1978   Canada Council Travel Grant for Conference:  El Encuentro de Historia y Realidad

Economica y Social del Ecuador, Cuenca, Ecuador

1978   Social Science Federation of Canada Grant to support the publication of Rich People and Rice: Factional Politics in Rural Guyana (declined)

1977   Social Science Research Council of Canada Grant to support the publication of A House Divided?:  Anthropological Studies of Factionalism (ed­ited with R.F. Salis­bury)

1977   Canada Council Small Grant (Social Science and Humanities) for pilot field research in Ecuador

1977   Summer Stipend, Faculty of Arts, York University for field research expenses in Ecuador        

1976   York University Minor Research Grant for Spanish Language Training in Mexico

1975   President's Ad Hoc Committee, Senate Committee on Research, York University

1975   Programme in the Anthropology of Development, McGill University, Montreal

1975   Office of the Dean, Faculty of Arts, York Univers­ity

1975   Canada Council Conference Grant.

1969   Research Institute for the Study of Man (New York), Field Research Grant

1968   Centre for Developing Area Studies, McGill University, Field Research Grant

1966   Research Institute for the Study of Man, New York, Field Research Grant


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