Dr Andrew Dowling obtains a Visiting Scholar grant
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Andrew Dowling has obtained a Visiting Scholar grant from the Ministerio de Educaciˇn, Cultura y Deportes (Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport), Spain in the Overseas Scholars Programme.
He will be hosted by the Universitat Auton˛ma de Barcelona (Autonomous University of Barcelona) Department of History, in the 'Centre for the Study of Francoism and the Transition' between April and July 2012.
The Centre is a research centre that celebrated its fiftieth anniversary in 1999, which makes it one of the oldest and most enduring institutions of the University of Barcelona. Jaume Vicens i Vives founded the Centre in November 1949. At the beginning of the 1950s, the Centre published two journals: Estudios de Historia Moderna and Índice Histórico Español , which continues to be published today