To bring together scholars who explain historical phenomena using the methods of the social sciences

Preliminary Programme

Showing: Saturday 7 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30 (single time slot)
Wed 4 April
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Thu 5 April
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Fri 6 April
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Sat 7 April
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All days
Saturday 7 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
A-13 - AFR08 : African Mobilities in the Long Twentieth Century (1850-2000)
LAN/OG/047 Lanyon Building
Network: Africa Chair: Mirjam de Bruijn
Organizer: Hugo Silveira PereiraDiscussants: -
Nuno Ferrand , Eduardo Beira & Scott Edwards & Fernanda Lages & José Luis Mateus & Anne Mccants : Exploring the Cultural Opportunities of one Century of History, from Deep Sea to Far Jungle: Moçamedes Railway and Lubango Natural History Collections
Hugo Silveira Pereira : Beira Railway – a Technodiplomatic Enigma
M. Luísa Sousa : Modernising Angola and Mozambique during the Colonial Wars: Discourses, Practices and Road Engineering at the Service of the War Effort


B-13 - THE09 : Meet the Editors: Marioa Carretero, Maria Grever an Stefan Berger
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Network: Theory Chair: Stefan Berger
Organizers: -Discussants: Stefan Berger, Mario Carretero, Lindsay Gibson, Maria Grever, Chencheng Shen, Holger Thünemann


C-13 - MAT10 : Pre-industrial Textiles: Geographic Mobility, Innovation and Networks
OSCR Lanyon Building
Network: Material and Consumer Culture Chair: Lena Dahrén
Organizer: Lili-Annè AldmanDiscussant: Jane Anne Malcolm-Davies
Lili-Annè Aldman : Imitation or Innovation in Textiles: Distinguishing Regional Swedish Production from Imported Textiles c1690-1760
Hanna Bäckström : The Publication and Mediation of Knitting and Crochet Patterns c1800-1850: International Transfer of Norms, Ideals and Values
Cecilia Candréus : Textile Guilds in the Baltic Sea Region - Mobility, Conflict and Collaboration during the 17th Century
Vibe Martens : Industrial Espionage, Privilege and State-supported Textile Manufactures of Eighteenth-century Denmark-Norway


D-13 - HEA13 : International Health Cooperation
Senate Room Lanyon Building
Network: Health and Environment Chair: Iris Borowy
Organizers: -Discussant: Iris Borowy
Josep Lluís Barona : Venereal Emergency after WWI. League of Nations Reactions and Spanish Policies
Helena da Silva : The Portuguese Red Cross Hospital in France during World War I
Martin Gorsky , Christopher Sirrs : The International Labour Organisation, Health and Social Security, c.1930-2000
Lourdes Mariño-Gutiérrez , Noelia-María Martin-Espinosa & María-Victoria Caballero-Martínez : The Role of Spanish Philanthropic Organisations in the Control of Contagious Diseases in the Franco Era


E-13 - RUR17 : Rural Families and their Economic Strategies
MAP/OG/005 Maths and Physics
Network: Rural Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Haim Kim , Kwon Nae-Hyun : Strategies for the Survival of Local Elite Families against Natural Disasters in the Mid-18th Century to Early 20th Century
Olaf März : Spatial Aspects of Economic Diversity in Rural and Urban Societies. A Microstructural Comparison in Mid-18th Century Northern Germany
Manoela Pedroza : Some Possibilities of Accumulation Outside Market by Brazilian Tenants in the Nineteenth Century (Imperial Farm of Santa Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, 1808-1888)
Lucas Rappo : Social Ties in Corsier-sur-Vevey (Switzerland) at the End of 18th Century: the Role of Neighbourhood and Kinship


F-13 - CRI13 : Rethinking Criminal Justice
MAP/OG/006 Maths and Physics
Network: Criminal Justice Chair: Joanne Klein
Organizers: -Discussant: Joanne Klein
Alison Adam : The Development of Forensic Science in Scotland in the Twentieth Century
David Churchill , Iain Channing, Henry Yeomans : What is Historical Criminology? Reflections on what it means to think Historically about Crime and Criminal Justice
Guus Meershoek : The Cultural Revolution in Dutch Criminal Justice 1965-1995
Elizabeth Wilburn : How does the Example of the Interwar Period Police-led Boys’ Club Movement inform Modern Approaches to Youth Justice?


G-13 - RUR07a : Policies of Innovation and Technological Change in European Atlantic Agricultures (1945 – 2000)
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Rural , Science & Technology Chairs: -
Organizers: Bruno Esperante Paramos, Lourenzo Fernández PrietoDiscussants: -
Alba Díaz Geada : Dairy Specialization in Rural Galiza. Resistances and Adaptations in Capitalist Modernization under Franco Dictatorship
Bruno Esperante Paramos : Policies of Technological Change and Moto-mechanization in the Galician Agriculture 1939-1986
Lourenzo Fernández Prieto : Two Social Behaviour in the Technological Change in 20th Century
Daniel Lanero Táboas : A Successful Experience of Dairy Specialization: the Región of Beira Litoral, 1960 – 1980 (Portugal)


H-13 - MID09a : Management and Transfers of Real Estate by Women in the Pre-industrial Period I (Middle Ages)
MAP/OG/018 Maths and Physics
Networks: Economic History , Middle Ages Chair: Heidi Deneweth
Organizers: Heidi Deneweth, Lies VervaetDiscussant: Ann M Carlos
Andrea Bardyn : Managers or Carriers of Property? A Comparative Perspective on Women’s Participation in Property Markets in Late Medieval Brabant
Helen Manning : Quantifying Women’s Property Ownership during Periods of Parliamentary Enclosure (1750-1850)
Rebecca Mason : Female Proprietorship and the Transfer of Landed Estate by Remarrying Widows in Early Modern Scotland, c.1600-c.1750
Miriam Muller : Women and Land in a Late Medieval Coastal Manor in England, c. 1270 to 1340
Lies Vervaet : Women and the Management of Farms in Flanders, 14th-16th Centuries


I-13 - CUL13 : Politics, Culture and Identity Formation
MST/OG/009 Main Site Tower
Network: Culture Chair: Kristina Hodelin-ter Wal
Organizers: -Discussant: Ilona Pajari
Marguerite Corporaal , Lotte Jensen : European Disasters, Identity Formation and Periodical Cultures, 1840-90.
Magdalena Elchinova : Religion and National Politics in Turkey: the Case of an Unrecognized Minority
Anna Huhtala : Role of Death in the Construction of the New Nation—Public Handling of Violent and Accidental Death in Finland in the 1920s and 1930s


J-13 - SPA06 : New Methods for Spatial and Digital History
MST/OG/010 Main Site Tower
Network: Spatial and Digital History Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Ashkan Ashkpour : LOCS AND KEYS: Linked Open Classification System and Opening up Knowledge
Albert Meroño-Peñuela , Albert Meroño-Peñuela & Ashkan Ashkpour & Richard Zijdeman & Rinke Hoekstra : Making Social Science More Reproducible by Encapsulating Access to Linked Data
Bogumil Szady : On the Method of Registering Changes in Religious Administration Units. Spatio-temporal Database for Multiconfessional Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the Early Modern Era
Dan Trepal , Don Lafreniere, Sarah Scarlett, John Arnold, Robert Pastel : Historical Spatial Data Infrastructures for Postindustrial Archaeology: the Copper Country HSDI
Tomasz Zwiazek , Michal Gochna : Manuscript, Image and Database. A Digital Approach to Publishing Mass Sources from the Middle Ages and Early Modern Period Using INDXr2


K-13 - ECO13a : Towards an Integrated Quantitative Account of European Economic Development at the Regional Level 1500-1914: the Promise of Occupational Structure. I
PFC/02/011 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Economic History Chair: Erik Buyst
Organizers: Sebastian Keibek, Leigh Shaw-TaylorDiscussant: Guido Alfani
Maciej Bukowski , Piotr Korys, Maciej Tyminski : Late Feudalism or Start to Development? Evolution of Regional Occupational Structure of Polish Lands during Partitions (1750-1810)
Sebastian Keibek , Leigh Shaw-Taylor : The Occupational Structure in England and Wales 1580-1911: an Integrated Quantitative Account of Economic Development at National, Regional and Local Levels
Piotr Korys , Maciej Bukowski & Maciej Tyminski : The Road from Serfdom. Regional Occupational Structure of Polish Lands in the Nineteenth Century (1810-1921)
Carmen Sarasua : More Industrial than once thought. Occupational Structure in Eighteenth Century Spain


L-13 - TEC05 : Public Statistics and Quantification Tools to Measure the Rich and the Poor in Europe
PFC/02/013 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Economic History , Science & Technology Chair: Cecilia Lanata Briones
Organizers: Cecilia Lanata Briones, Béatrice TouchelayDiscussant: Béatrice Touchelay
Helena Bergman , Johan Edman & Lena Erikson : Scientific State or State Science? The Knowledge-base of Swedish Welfare Research and Welfare Policy 1915–2015
Florence Jany-Catrice : Conflicts in Measuring and Using a Price Index - the Case of France over the Twentieth Century
Andrew Newell , Hector Gutierrez Rufrancos : Inequality among Working Households in Europe, 1890-1960
Benedicte Reynaud : Unemployment and Poverty in Britain (1601-1931): the Counting of the Unemployed
Elise Van Nederveen Meerkerk , Corinne Boter : Household Consumption in the Dutch Empire, 1890-1930


M-13 - ELI14 : Elites in Transformation: Individual and Family Strategies
PFC/02/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chair: Konstantinos Raptis
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Eeva Kotioja : “Lone Soldier of the Women’s Movement”: Family Network as a Source of Social Capital for a Woman of the Intelligentsia in 19th Century Finland
Maria Malatesta : The Nobility, Marriage and the State in the Kingdom of Italy (1861-1943)
Pablo Ortega-del-Cerro , Juan Hernández-Franco : Becoming a Respectable Elite: Cadiz Trade Families in the 19th Century
Jose Miguel Sanjuan : Everything stays in the Family. Intergenerational Transfer of Capital between Elites. Barcelona 1850- 1920
Marie Steinrud : Beyond Patriarchy? Family, Hierarchy and Property among Wives of Swedish Ironmasters during the 18th and 19th Century


N-13 - POL26 : Remembering War and Political Violence: Narratives and Silences, Heroism and Suffering
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: David Kilgannon
Organizers: -Discussant: David Kilgannon
Karin Dupinay-Bedford : Politics of Memories: Evolution and Theorization of Political Survivors Memories. Specifics Associations Cases in Isère. 1945-1995
Michal Kofman , Jeffrey Bloodworth : Poland: the 312,000 Square Kilometers Museum
Vaclav Smidrkal : Hierarchies of War Heroism: Czechoslovak World War I Veterans in the Interwar Period
Elena Soler : Nation Building and the Meaning and Uses of Silences in Central and Eastern Europe


O-13 - POL14a : State Building I: the Early Modern State Building Process at the Local and Regional Level.
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Knut Dørum
Organizer: Mats HallenbergDiscussant: Henrik Ågren
Jenni Merovuo : Justification of the Cross-border Congregations from Below
Jørgen Mührmann-Lund : “In Accordance with Particular Circumstances” – the Influence of Danish Towns on the Making and Implementation of Early Modern Police Ordinances
Martin Neuding Skoog : Pride of the Communes? Social Shifts in the 16th Century Recruitment of Peasant Militiamen
Ella Viitaniemi : The Parish Meetings as the Breeding Ground of Democracy in the Late 18th Century


P-13 - FAM09a : Stepfamily Relations in Europe I
PFC/02/025 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Family and Demography Chair: Gabriella Erdélyi
Organizers: Gabriella Erdélyi, Lyndan WarnerDiscussants: -
Grace E. Coolidge , Lyndan Warner : Evolving Families: Realities and Images of Stepfamilies, Remarriage, and Half-siblings in Early Modern Spain
Judit Majorossy : Remarriage and Kinship Networks in Late Medieval Central-European Urban Context
Mónika Mátay : Wicked Stepparents? Myth and Reality - Stories from the Archives
Sophie Ruppel : “I loved him, as if he had been my brother” - Morganatic Half-siblings in Aristocratic Families in Late Seventeenth-Century


Q-13 - FAM25 : The Economic and Demographic Benefits of Family Co-operation- Making the Invisible Visible
PFC/03/005 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Family and Demography Chair: Marie Clark Nelson
Organizer: Beatrice MoringDiscussant: Marie Clark Nelson
Dan Bäcklund , Kristina Lilja : Working children’s impact on family economy during the first decades of the 20th c. in Sweden
Matteo Manfredini : Maternal mortality in 19th and early 20th century Italy Abstract
Beatrice Moring : Economy and the Household – Female Contributions to the Household Economy in 19th and Early 20th Century Finland
Matt Nelson : Improving the Big Woods: Families, Farm Laborers and Neighbors in Nineteenth Century Minnesota
Kai Willführ : The Impact of Kinship on Maternal Mortality


R-13 - EDU12 : Learning Identitybuilding
PFC/03/006A Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Education and Childhood Chair: Karin Zetterqvist Nelson
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Abigail Branford : New Generations, Old Wounds: Learning History at Home and School in Northern Ireland
Ivan Bulatov : The Ways of Preservation of National Identity among Youth in the First Wave of Russian Emigration
Mehdi Kamus : War Literature for Children and Teenagers: Yes or No? (The Oral History of War Literature Genesis for Children and Teenagers in Iran)
Lampros Papadimas , Anthony L. Smyrnaios : ‘Paidomazoma’: the Gathering of Children during the Greek Civil War, through School Historiography


S-13 - SEX08 : Sexual Violence from the Seventeenth to the Nineteenth Century
PFC/03/006B Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Sexuality Chair: Marianna Muravyeva
Organizer: Sarah ToulalanDiscussant: Marianna Muravyeva
Satu Lidman : One Flesh, Two Bodies. The Blurred Lines of Spousal Intimacy and Violence
Angela Muir : Single, Pregnant and Murdered: Narratives of Intimate Partner Homicide in Eighteenth-Century Wales
Christel Radica : Was Child Rape Possible? The Courts and Sexual Violence against Children in Florence in the Nineteenth Century
Sarah Toulalan : Speaking in Signs: Children’s Bodies and Sexual Abuse in Early Modern England


T-13 - REL03 : Gender, Religion and Action in Early Modern Europe
PFC/03/011 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Religion , Women and Gender Chair: Isabel dos Guimarães Sá
Organizer: Silvia EvangelistiDiscussants: -
Silvia Evangelisti : Imagining Missions in the Early Modern Spanish Empire
Liise Lehtsalu : A Welcome Presence: Third Order Women Religious in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-century Bergamo and Bologna
Sarah Moran : Women at Work: Financial Administration at the Court Beguinages of the Low Countries


U-13 - ETH21 : In and Out of Africa
PFC/03/030 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Africa , Ethnicity and Migration Chair: Stefano Bellucci
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Julien Charnay : Panislamim or Arab Nationalism? Colonial Fear and Shii Lebanese Migrants' Politization in Colonial French West Africa in the Interwar Period
Mirjam de Bruijn : Radicalisation in the History of the Fulbe in West Africa
Francesca Fauri , Donatella Strangio : One-way Trip: Italian Migration and Labour Return from Africa – the Cases of Tunisia and Libya
Catherina Wilson : Moving across the Waters of the Ubangi: a Contemporary Cross-Border History of Mobility in Central Africa


V-13 - LAB13 : Can Changes in Remuneration Cause Changes in Labour Relations?
6CP/01/035 6 College park, School of Sociology
Networks: Economic History , Labour Chair: Erik Green
Organizer: Karin HofmeesterDiscussant: Erik Green
Michiel de Haas : The Paradox of Low Wages in a Land Abundant Economy: Poverty, Policy and Labour Migration from Colonial Ruanda-Urundi to Buganda
Karin Hofmeester : Brief Introduction
Jan Lucassen , Paulo Teodoro de Matos & Pim de Zwart : Wage Levels and Labour Relations in India and Ceylon c. 1515-1870
Rombert Stapel : Coin Evidence as a Proxy for Spatial and Temporal Changes in Wage Labour in Late Medieval England and Wales


W-13 - WOR01a : 1919-2019, the Long Century of Labour and the Internationalisation of the Labour Question I
6CP/01/037 6 Collega Park/ School of Sociology
Network: World History Chair: Marcel van der Linden
Organizers: Stefano Bellucci, Holger WeissDiscussants: David Mayer, Marcel van der Linden
Joost Augusteijn : The impact of the Irish struggle for independence on the Labour movement in County Mayo 1912-1923
Bernhard Bayerlein : Modelling Internationalisation and Re-Nationalisation in the Name of the Workers: The Communist International, its Ever Changing Workers’ Politics and Global Workers’ Activism, 1919-1943
Eileen Boris : Woman’s Labors and the Definition of the Worker: Legacies of 1919
Peter Cole : The Split between the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) and Red International of Labor Unions (RILU)
Leyla Dakhli : The Mandates on Syria and Palestine, politics without workers?
Reiner Tosstorff : After the War a New Role for Organised Labour? The refounding process of the International Federation of Trade Unions (IFTU) in 1919 and its impact


X-13 - WOM17 : Gender Ideologies and Stereotypes
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Audrey Bonvin : Faith, Family and Feminism Gender Expectations and Perceptions through the Revolution of Moral Re-Armament
Emre Güler : Being a Modern Man: Representations of Masculinity In Early Turkish Republican Novels (1924-1951)
Lenka Kratka : From Independence to Dependence and Back – Everyday Life of Czechoslovak Seafarers’ Wives under State Socialism


Y-13 - SOC24 : Land, Housing, Property and Inheritance: Inequalities in the 19th and 20th Centuries
11UQ/01/010 University Square
Network: Social Inequality Chair: Jeroen Touwen
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Mazhar Abbas : Role and Influence of Landed Aristocrats in the General Elections in Pakistan
Martin Dackling : In Search of Fairness: Transformation of Inheritance Rules in Scandinavia, 1800-2000
Sinikka Okkola : Senior Housing – a Case Study of Socio-Economic Inequality in St. John`s, Newfoundland, Canada 1991 to 2011
Kjartan Emil Sigurðsson : The Icelandic "Million Homes Program". Housing and Social Corporativist Agreements 1964-65


Z-13 - ORA13 : Dealing with Emotions in Oral History Work
Mc Mordie Hall School of Music
Network: Oral History Chair: Anna Green
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Kirsi-Maria Hytönen : “My mom was a whore, but I am a good mother”: Emotions Connected to Parenthood in Life Stories of Care Leavers
Sofia Laine , Kirsti Salmi-Niklander : Oral History in the Present Tense? Analysing the Interviews of the Volunteers helping Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Finland
Caoimhe Nic Dhaibheid : Crying for Ireland: Emotion in the Bureau of Military History
Dieter Reinisch : “The best time of my life“: Feelings and Emotions expressed in Oral History Interviews with Former Irish Republican Prisoners
Irena Saleniece : Past Fear in Present Perception


ZA-13 - SOC16 : Business Interests and the Development of the Modern Welfare State
Music Lecture Theatre School of Music
Networks: Economic History , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: Pierre Eichenberger, Dennie Oude NijhuisDiscussant: Nils Edling
Pierre Eichenberger : No Monster Like the Beveridge Plan: Employers and the Shaping of the Welfare Mix in Switzerland
Susanna Fellman : Private or Public? Employer Attitudes and Strategies towards Welfare Reforms in Finland in the 1950s and 60s
Dennie Oude Nijhuis : Business Interests and the Development of the Dutch Welfare State
Thomas Paster : Business Interests and the Development of the German Welfare State


ZC-13 - ETH13 : The Making of Nationalised Labour Markets. Restriction and Regulation of Labour Migration vs. Everyday Practice in the 20th Century
PFC/03/028 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Ethnicity and Migration Chair: Veronika Helfert
Organizers: Jessica Richter, Anne UnterwurzacherDiscussant: Christoph Rass
Marcel Berlinghoff : Migration.Regime.Change – Origins and Outcome of the European Immigration Stops in the Early 1970s
Thierry Hinger : The “Portuguese Communities” – the Imperial Background of a Central Semantic Figure in Portugal’s Emigration Policy since April 25 1974
Jessica Richter : Nationalising the Agricultural Labour-market: Struggles over Migration Policy in Austria (1919-1938)
Johan Svanberg : Migration at the Crossroads of Internationalism and Nationalism: European Integration, Labour Mobility and International Trade Unionism in the Engineering, Textile and Garment Industry 1947-2009
Anne Unterwurzacher : "Thirty Foreign Workers needed Immediately": the Austrian „Guest Worker“-Scheme in Practice – a Case Study (1962 – 1975)