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Dr Penny Tinkler - publications

List of publications

Authored book

  • Using Photographs in Social and Historical Research. London: Sage, 2013. eScholarID:185153
  • Tinkler, P. and Jackson, C. A Guide for Internal and External PhD Examiners. Issues in Postgraduate Education: Management, Teaching and Supervision. London: Society for Research in Higher Education Series, 2008. eScholarID:32120
  • Tinkler, P. Smoke Signals: Women, Smoking and Visual Culture in Britain. Berg, 2006. eScholarID:4b2084
  • Tinkler, P., C Jackson. The PhD Examination Process: a handbook for students, examiners and supervisors. Open University Press, 2004. eScholarID:4b95

Book contribution

  • Penny Tinkler. "Teenagers, Photography and Self-Fashioning, 1956-65." In Consuming Behaviours, ed. E, Rappaport, S, T. Dawson, M, J. Crowley, 87-101. London: Bloomsbury, 2015. eScholarID:290814
  • Penny Tinkler. "'When I as a girl...' Women talking about their girlhood photo collections." In Oral history and photography, ed. A. Freund and A. Thomson, 45-60. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011. eScholarID:147009
  • Tinkler, P. and Jackson, C. "The Viva." In The Postgraduate's Companion, ed. Hall, G. and Longman, J, 369-384. London: Sage, 2008. eScholarID:32213
  • Tinkler, P. "Sapphic Smokers and English Modernities." In Sapphic Modernities, ed. Doan, L. Garrity, J, 75-90.Palgrave, 2006. eScholarID:3b721
  • Tinkler, P. "Advertising." In Tobacco: Scribner’s Turning Points in History Series, ed. Goodman, J, Charles Scribner & Sons, 2004. eScholarID:3b722
  • Tinkler, P. "Sexual Politics." In Tobacco: Scribner’s Turning Points in History Series, ed. Goodman, J, Charles Scribner & Sons, 2004. eScholarID:3b723
  • Tinkler, P. "Growing Up: Girlhood." In Women in 20th Century Britain: Economic, Social & Cultural Change, ed. Zweiniger-Bargielowska, I, 35-50.Longman, 2001. eScholarID:3b209
  • Tinkler, P. "A Material Girl? Adolescent Girls and Consumer Culture, 1920-1958." In All the World and Her Husband: Women in 20th Century Consumer Culture, ed. Andrews, M. Talbot, M, 97-112. London: Cassell, 2000. eScholarID:3b4161
  • Tinkler, P. "Girlhood in Transition: Preparing English Girls for Adulthood in a Reconstructed Britain." In When the War Was Over: Women, War and Peace in Europe, 1944-52, ed. Duchen, C. Bandhauer-Schoffman, I, 59-70. London: Leicester University Press, 2000. eScholarID:3b4279
  • Tinkler, P. "Constructing Girlhood. Madchenzeitschriften in England, 1920-1939." In Sag mir, wodie Madchen sind .., ed. Benninghaus, C. Kohtz, K, 55-78.1999. eScholarID:3b4162
  • Tinkler, P. "Introducing Miss Modern: popular literature and the cultural management of difference and social change." In Women's History, Britain 1850-1945, ed. Purvis, J, UCL Press, 1996. eScholarID:3b107
  • Tinkler, P. "Learning through Leisure: feminine ideology in girls' magazines 1920-1950." In Lessons for Life: The Schooling of Girls & Women, 1850-1950, ed. Hunt, F, 60-79.Basil Blackwell, 1987. eScholarID:3b233

Journal article

  • Penny Tinkler. "'Seeing' into the past and 'looking' forward to the future: Visual methods and gender and education research." Gender and Education 27, no. 7(2015) : 791-811. eScholarID:290805 | DOI:10.1080/09540253.2015.1091919
  • Penny Tinkler. "'Are you really living?' If not,'Get with it!': The teenage self and lifestyle in young women's magazines, Britain 1957-70." Cultural & Social History 11, no. 4(2014) : 597-619. eScholarID:290739 | DOI:10.2752/147800414X14056862572186
  • Penny Tinkler. "The Past in the Present: Historicizing contemporary debates in gender and education." Gender and Education 26, no. 1(2014) : 70-86. eScholarID:252725
  • Penny Tinkler. "œPicture me as a young woman: researching girls™ photo collections from the 1950s and 1960s." Photography and Culture 3, no. 3(2010) : 261-282. eScholarID:118438 | DOI:10.2752/175145109X12804957025516
  • Tinkler. "A fragmented picture: reflections on the photographic practices of young people." Visual Studies 23, no. 3(2008) : 255-266. eScholarID:31978 | DOI:10.1080/14725860802489916
  • Penny Tinkler and Cheryl Warsh. "Feminine Modernity in Interwar Britain and North America: Cars, Corsets and Cigarettes." Journal of Women’s History 20, no. 3(2008) : 113-143. eScholarID:118439 | DOI:10.1353/jowh.0.0024
  • Tinkler, P., Cheryl K. warsh. "In Vogue: North American and British Representations of Women Smokers in Vogue, 1920s-1960s." Canadian Bulletin of Medical History vol. 24, No. 1(2007) : 9-48. eScholarID:1b5088
  • Tinkler, P., Carolyn Jackson. "'Ladettes' and 'Modern Girls': 'troublesome' young femininities." The Sociological Review 55, no. 2(2007) : 251-272. eScholarID:1b5089 | DOI:10.1111/j.1467-954X.2007.00704.x
  • Tinkler, P. "Cause for concern: young women and leisure, 1930-50." Women's History Review 12(2)(2003) : 233-262. eScholarID:1b466 | DOI:10.1080/09612020300200695
  • Tinkler, P. "Refinement and Respectable Consumption: the acceptable face of women?s smoking in Britain , 1918-1970." Gender & History 15(2)(2003) : 342-360. eScholarID:1b1457 | DOI:10.1111/1468-0424.00306
  • Tinkler, P. "Refinement and Respectable Consumption: the acceptable face of women's smoking in Britain, 1918-1970." Gender & History 15(2)(2003) : 343-360. eScholarID:1b465 | DOI:10.1111/1468-0424.00306
  • Tinkler, P., C Jackson. "In the dark? Preparing for the PhD Viva." Quality Assurance in Education 10(2)(2002) : 86-97. eScholarID:1b445 | DOI:10.1108/09684880210423573
  • C Jackson, Tinkler, P. "Back to Basics: a consideration of the purpose of the PhD viva." Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education 26(4)(2001) : 355-366. eScholarID:1b446 | DOI:10.1080/02602930120063501
  • Tinkler, P. "English girls and the International Dimensions of British Citizenship in the 1940s." European Journal of Women's Studies 8(1)(2001) : 103-126. eScholarID:1b449 | DOI:10.1177/135050680100800106
  • Tinkler, P. "Rebellion, Modernity and Romance: smoking as a gendered practice in popular young women's magazines, Britain 1918-1939." Women's Studies International Forum 24(1)(2001) : 111-122. eScholarID:1b447 | DOI:10.1016/S0277-5395(00)00165-5
  • Tinkler, P. "Red Tips for Red Lips: Advertising cigarettes for young women in Britain, 1920-70." Women's History Review 10(2)(2001) : 249-270. eScholarID:1b448 | DOI:10.1080/09612020100200574
  • Tinkler, P. "Youth's Opportunity? The 1944 Education Act and proposals for part-time continuation education." History of Education 30(1)(2001) : 77-94. eScholarID:1b450 | DOI:10.1080/00467600010002095
  • Tinkler, P., C Jackson. "Examining the doctorate: Institutional policy and the PhD examination process in the UK." Studies in Higher Education 25,2(2000) : 167-180. eScholarID:1b74
  • C Jackson, Tinkler, P. "The PhD Examination: An exercise in community building and gatekeeping?" Higher Education & its Communities(2000) : 38-50. eScholarID:1b467
  • Tinkler, P. "Introduction to special issue: women, imperialism and identity." Women's Studies International Forum 21,3(1998) : 217-222. eScholarID:1b212
  • Tinkler, P. "At your service: The nation's girlhood and the call to service in England, 1939-50." European Journal of Women's Studies 4, 3(1997) : 353-377. eScholarID:1b7555
  • Tinkler, P. "Sexuality & Citizenship: the state & girls' leisure provision in England, 1939-1950." Women's History Review 4(2)(1995) : 193-217. eScholarID:1b468
  • Tinkler, P. "An All-Round Education: the Board of Education's policy for the leisure-time training of girls, 1939-1950." History of Education 23(4)(1994) : 385-403. eScholarID:1b469

Conference contribution

  • C Jackson, D Leonard, Tinkler, P., M David. 2001. The PhD: gender dimensions and feminist issues. In Politics of Gender & Education Conference Proceedings. Institute of Education. eScholarID:2b21


  • Tinkler, P. Constructing Girlhood: popular magazines for girls growing up in England, 1920-1950. 1995. Taylor and Francis.