Preliminary Programme

Showing: Social Inequality (all days)
Wed 18 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 19 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Fri 20 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 21 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.00 - 17.00

All days
Wednesday 18 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
H-1 SOC19 New Research on INGO's
Johan Huizinga, 004
Network: Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussant: Anne Berg
Maria Cullen : Humanitarian Aid- a tool of the Menigistu regime? A comparative analysis of Oxfam and Medecins Sans Frontieres’ emergency responses to the Ethiopian famine, 1984-1986
Agata Troost, Marco van Leeuwen : War and Peace and INGOs


L-1 LAB18 Servant Laws, Compulsion, and Resistance in the Nordic Countries, 1500–1900
Johan Huizinga, 023C
Networks: Labour , Social Inequality Chair: Hanne Østhus
Organizer: Vilhelm Vilhelmsson Discussants: -
Paul Borenberg : Enforcement of Early Swedish Labour Laws in Practice. The Case of 17th Century Stockholm
Dorte Kook Lyngholm : Absolute Obedience. The Legal Status of Servants on Danish Estates in the 19th Century
Carolina Uppenberg : Regulating Masters – how the Swedish Servant Acts Constrained Masters as Employers
Vilhelm Vilhelmsson : Responding to Coercion: Servants, Peasants and Everyday Resistance in 19th Century Iceland


X-1 SOC02 Beyond the "Russian" Empire: History of Economic Development and Social Inequalities in the Russian Controlled Territories
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chair: Tymofii Brik
Organizer: Tymofii Brik Discussant: Tymofii Brik
Yaroslav Andriyenko : Social Inequality in the 18th-Century Ukraine in Comparative Perspective
Volodymyr Kulikov, Alyona Lyasheva : Consumption and Wealth Inequality Among Peasants in the Late Russian Empire: Analysis of the Budget Censuses
Taras Tsymbal : Ukrainian Agricultural Market in the Middle and Late Decades of the 18th Century: Dynamics of Integration, Price Shocks, and Price Formation
Tetiana Vodotyka : Charity as a Way Of Coping With Social Problems in Late Imperial Russia



Wednesday 18 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
C-2 ANT02 Inequality and Social Poverty within Urban and Rural Landscapes. Understanding the Social Geography of the Ancient Society
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 003
Networks: Antiquity , Social Inequality Chair: Lena Larsson Lovén
Organizers: Lisa Hagelin, Birgitta Sjöberg Leppänen Discussants: -
Jesper Carlsen : Imperial Slaves and Freedmen in the Deathscape of Roman Carthage.
Lisa Hagelin : Vir bonus or homo probus? – the Social and Gender Identity of the Roman Freedman
Marja-Leena Hänninen : Religious Activity of Freedmen and the Sacral Topography of Ancient Ostia
Birgitta Sjöberg Leppänen : Inequality and the Social Production of Spaces of Coercion in the Ancient Greek Society


X-2 SOC01 Meet-the-authors: the Changing Meanings of the Welfare State (Histories of a Key Concept in the Nordic Countries)
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chair: Tymofii Brik
Organizers: Tymofii Brik, Nils Edling Discussant: Hagen Schulz-Forberg
Per Haave : The Winding Road of the Norwegian ‘Welfare State’
Gudmundur Jonsson : The Evolving Concept of the Welfare State in Icelandic Politics
Pauli Kettunen : The Conceptual History of Welfare State in Finland
Klaus Petersen : The Concept of ‘Welfare State’ in Danish Public and Political Debates|



Wednesday 18 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
X-3 SOC05 Sources and Methods for the Study of Social Inequality in the Premodern Iberian Peninsula (14th-16th Centuries)
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chair: Pere Verdés
Organizers: Esther Tello, Pere Verdés Discussant: José Antonio Jara Fuente
Luis Almenar Fernández : Inventories, Inequality, and Consumption in Late Medieval Valencia
Gema Rayo : Sources to Analyse the Wealth of the Castilian Church: the Bishoprics of the Kingdom of Granada as a Case Study
Albert Reixach : Testing Fiscal Registers with other Sources for the Study of Inequalities in Premodern Catalan Towns: Girona, c. 1360-c. 1570
Luis Sales : Private Litigation as a Pattern for Determining Social Inequalities (XIV c. Catalonia)



Wednesday 18 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
J-4 POL32 Minorities and the Emerging Nordic Welfare State in the 20th century
Johan Huizinga, 025
Networks: Economic History , Ethnicity and Migration , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Social Inequality Chair: Pauli Kettunen
Organizer: Matias Kaihovirta Discussant: Heidi Vad Jönsson
Matias Kaihovirta : A Minority within or without the Welfare State? Early 20th Century Finland-Swedish Socialist and Bourgeois Conceptions of Welfare and Minority Rights
Otso Kortekangas : Nationalism without a State. The Early Twentieth Century Sámi National Movement as Reflected in Sámi-language Prose and Verse
Hanna Lindberg : Including and Excluding Minorities in the Finnish Welfare State. The Case of the Finland-Swedish Deaf, c. 1950-2000
Jardar Sørvoll : The Norwegian Welfare State in a Comparative Perspective 1945-2020


X-4 SOC04 Negotiating Community in Eighteenth-century Poor Relief Reforms
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: David Briscoe, Marjolein Schepers Discussant: Maarten Prak
Erica G.H. Boersma : Quantifying Solidarity. Giving to Co-relegionists in the Dutch Republic, c.1620-1795
David Briscoe : To whom do the Poor Belong? Conceptualising Community and the Common Good in French Poor Relief Reforms from Turgot to the Revolution, c.1774-1791
David Hitchcock : Imagining Communities without Poverty: from the Poor Man’s Advocate to Benthamite ‘National Charity’, 1649-1800
Marjolein Schepers : The Boundaries of Belonging: Migration, Settlement and Community Formation in the Context of Poor Relief Reforms in the Southern Netherlands, 1750-1800



Thursday 19 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
X-5 SOC15 Income and Wealth Inequality
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
David González Agudo, Mauricio Drelichman : Back to the Sources: Wages in Toledo, 1521-1650
Sinikka Okkola : Income Inequalities in Urban Atlantic Canada 1991 to 2016 – a Multi-level Approach
Sam Willner : Wealth Inequality in 19th Century Rural Sweden



Thursday 19 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
U-6 HEA07 The Epidemiological Transition and Occupational Health in the Late Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Networks: Health and Environment , Social Inequality , Urban Chairs: -
Organizer: David Green Discussants: -
Helene Castenbrandt : Long Term Morbidity in Sweden in the Early Twentieth Century
Stephan Curtis : The Provision of Institutional Medicine during Stockholm’s Industrialisation (c.1870-1900)
David Green, Kathleen McIlvenna : Death after Life: Incapacity and Post-retirement Health Trajectories of Postal Workers in Late Nineteenth and Twentieth-century Britain
Nicola Shelton : Using the ONS Longitudinal Study to Investigate Historical Populations: the Case of Postal Workers


X-6 SOC03 Independence is Everything? Old Age, Care, Family Systems and Wellbeing before the Welfare State, c. 1000-c. 1900
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chair: Antoinette Fauve-Chamoux
Organizers: Henk Looijesteijn, Evelien Walhout Discussant: Jaco Zuijderduijn
Erik Beekink : Vulnerability and Strategies to Survive: a Detailed Study of Widowed People in the 19th Century
Alexandra Esteves : Women and Madness: a Case Study in Portugal in the Early Nineteenth Century
Henk Looijesteijn, Marco H.D. van Leeuwen : Pinnacles of Welfare? Almshouses in the Netherlands before the Welfare State, c. 1350-c. 1950
Anke Verbeke : Last Days. Social Networks and Formal Care Provisions at the Deathbed of Urban Elderly in Ghent, Brussels and Antwerp, 1797



Thursday 19 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
N-7 WOM11A Women's Transnational Activism I, 1800-present
Lipsius, 005
Networks: Social Inequality , Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: Anne Cova, Laura Downs Discussant: Laura Downs
Clarisse Berthezène : Becoming Part of the European Union of Women: British Conservative Women and Transnational Social Action, 1945-1955
Anne Cova : Transnational Women’s Activism in Southern Europe and Latin America, 1888-1918
Dominika Gruziel : The Contentious Membership of the Polish Catholic Organizations in the Fédération Internationale des Ligues Catholiques Féminines
Marco H.D. van Leeuwen, Zoltan Lippenyi : Women’s Transnational Activism 1800-present, as Revealed by Global TSMO-data


X-7 SOC10 Poverty, Marginality, and Innovation: Engaging beyond the Academy
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chair: Sarah Lloyd
Organizer: Alannah Tomkins Discussants: -
Tanya Evans : Family Historians and ‘Ordinary People’s’ History
Susannah Ottaway : Engaging with Structures of the Poor Laws through Collaboration across Institutions
Alannah Tomkins : Unfolding the Poor Law: Archival Volunteers and a New Direction in Welfare Research



Thursday 19 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
N-8 WOM11B Women's Transnational Activism II 1930s-1940s
Lipsius, 005
Networks: Social Inequality , Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizer: Anne Cova Discussants: -
Ángela Cenarro : A Fascist Welfare? Female Social Action in the Spanish Civil War and Early Franco Dictatorship
Julie Gottlieb : British Nationalist Feminism in the Sphere of International Relations in the Interwar Period
Radka Sustrova : Take Your Chance if You Can. Labour, Women’s Voices and Authoritarian Order in Bohemia and Morava of 1940s
Judith Szapor : “The numerus clausus exiles:” the Transnational Networks of Hungarian Jewish Women in the Interwar Period


X-8 SOC07 Probate Records Reconsidered: Common Grounds and Pathways forward in the Study of Historical Inequalities and Living Standards
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: Erik Bengtsson, Oana Sorescu-Iudean Discussants: -
Erik Bengtsson, Patrick Svensson : Living Conditions of the Landless during the Agricultural Revolution, Sweden 1750-1900
Sofia Gustafsson : Probate Inventories as Sources for Studying Social Networks and Credit Relations in Finland and Sweden 1790-1910
Wouter Ryckbosch : Inequality, Living Standards and Social Relations in the Early Modern Low Countries: a View from Probate Inventories
Oana Sorescu-Iudean, Angelina Cristina Lumezeau : Mapping Probate in Eighteenth-century Transylvania: Potential Determinants and Record Linkage Opportunities



Friday 20 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
X-9 SOC06 The Fight against Poverty. Comparative Perspectives in the Mediterranean Area (18th-20th c.)
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: Paola Avallone, Raffaella Salvemini Discussants: -
Mioara Anton : Social History and Economic Realities at the Beginning of the 20th Centuries. The Romanian Version of the Mount of Piety
John Chircop : Social Assistance and Poor-relief in the British Mediterranean Domains: Endurance, Conversion or Coexistence?
Randi Deguilhem : Waqf Pious Foundations: Channeling Resources for Allievating Poverty in the Southeastern Mediterranean Islamic Ottoman World
Raffaella Salvemini, Paola Avallone : The Assistance System in the Kingdom of Naples. The Control of Lay Pious and Religious Places in the Second Half of 18th Century



Friday 20 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
X-10 SOC13 Beyond Charity: Economic Aspects Of Welfare Institutions (16th-19th Centuries)
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chair: Natalia Mora-Sitja
Organizers: Montserrat Carbonell Esteller, Celine Mutos Xicola Discussant: Natalia Mora-Sitja
Jesús Agua de la Roza : Charitable Institutions, Social Capital and Labor Market in Madrid during the 18th Century: the Case of the Colegio de los Desamparados
Celine Mutos Xicola : Knitting Prosperity? An Approach from Some Spanish Poorhouses
Joana Pinho : The City as an Asset: the Properties of the Royal Hospital of All Saint in Lisbon during the 16th Century
Mathilde Rossigneux : Working in a Retirement Homes: Occupation or Beneficial Economic Model? The Example of Paris Welfare Institutions in the Nineteenth Century


ZA-10 POL14b State-Building II: Categories and Classification, Inclusion and Exclusion
Van Wijkplaats 4, 005
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Helga Amesberger : Complexes of Knowledge and Power as a Basis of Administrative Routines and their Contribution to Continued Stigmatization
Yannick Coenders : The Dutch Welfare State and the Reproduction of Race: 1946-1979
Gozde Orhan : On the Margin of Citizenship: from Peace Process to State of Emergency, Turkish-Citizen Kurds in Turkey in the 2000s
Petter Tistedt : The people as numbers: The politics of election statistics in Sweden, 1866–1921



Friday 20 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
X-11 SOC12 Charity in Europe and beyond I
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Thomas M. Adams : Continuity in Europe's Welfare Traditions
Preeti Chopra : Native Charity and the Creation of a Charitable & Religious Infrastructure for European Sojourner Colonialism in Western India
Jan Maas : Max Weber’s Ideal of a Bureaucracy and the Municipal Poor Relief Administration in Amsterdam 1870 – 1940
Fons Meijer : Giving as Word and Deed: Images and Practices of Charity after Disasters in the Netherlands, ca. 1807-1890



Friday 20 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
X-12 SOC12b Charity in Europe ane beyond II
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Maurits den Hollander : Insolvents’ Identities: Economic Failure and Social Politics in Late 17th Century Amsterdam
Eric Melander, Martina Miotto : Austerity and Crime: Evidence from the New Poor Law
Sara Pinto : Supporting Needs: Credit Practices of a Charity House in 17th Century Porto
Joost Snaterse : Confraternities and (In)-formal Networks in Early Byzantine Constantinople



Saturday 21 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
X-13 SOC16 Long-term Studies of Social Inequality
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Gabriel Brea Martinez : Do Mothers pay? Transmission of In(equality) between Mothers and Fathers, Daughters and Sons in Southern Sweden (1947-2015)
Kateryna Karhina, Lotta Vikström & Johan Junkka : Two Centuries of Persistent Inequality: Disability and Partnership in Swedish Populations from the 1800s to 2010s
Ineke Maas, Marco H.D. van Leeuwen : Migration and Status Attainment: a Long-term Perspective
Natalia Mora-Sitja : Social Mobility in Nineteenth-century Barcelona



Saturday 21 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
A-14 ECO18 Inequality and Social Mobility in Preindustrial Europe
P.N. van Eyckhof 1, 003C
Networks: Economic History , Social Inequality Chair: Guido Alfani
Organizer: Guido Alfani Discussant: Jan Luiten van Zanden
Francesco Ammanati : Social Mobility and Inequality in Medieval Tuscany: the Impact of the Black Death
Erik Bengtsson, Mats Olsson : Inequality and Social Class, West Sweden 1715
Antoni Furió : From Peasants to Knights. Inequality and Social Mobility in Mediterranean Spain in the Late Middle Ages
Wouter Ronsijn, Wouter Rijckbosch : Deconstructing Trafficking: Building Migrant Women's Rights
Sergio Sardone : Economic Inequality in the Kingdom of Naples (Apulia), 1500-1800 ca.


X-14 SOC17 Social Strata and Organisations
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Paul Brusse : Wealth and the Political Elite in Amsterdam 1740-1850
Elena Bryukhanova, Natalia V. Nezhentseva : Social and Occupational Identity of the Siberian Urban Population at the Turn of the XIX-XX Centuries (based on the 1897 Census Manuscripts)
Matthijs Degraeve : Social Inequality in Urban Middling Groups: Brussels’ City Builders ca. 1865



Saturday 21 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
X-15 SOC18 Women in Changing Labour Markets
Matthias de Vrieshof 4, 008A
Network: Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Tymofii Brik : Social Strata, Education and Occupations: HISCO in Odesa, 1897
Eider De Dios : De sirvienta a trabajadora de hogar. Women, Class and Gender through Domestic Service in Spain (1939-1995)
Faustine Perrin, Tobias Karlsson & Joris Kok : Female Empowerment and the Process of Development The Case of Sweden


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