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


Showing: Saturday 7 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00 (single time slot)
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Fri 6 April
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Sat 7 April
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All days
Saturday 7 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
A-14 - ETH19 : Refugees and Refugee Policy
LAN/OG/049 Lanyon Building
Networks: Asia , Ethnicity and Migration Chair: Thierry Hinger
Organizers: -Discussant: Thierry Hinger
Ildiko Barna : Unaccompanied Hungarian Jewish Displaced Children in the IRO Care and Maintenance Program
Emma Meyer : Resettling Burma's Refugees: Labor and Rehabilitation in Visakhapatnam, India, 1941-1948
Aiko Nishikida , Yutaka Takaoka and Shingo Hamanaka : Comparative Study of the Dynamics of the Syrian Refugees in Jordan, Turkey and Sweden

B-14 - MAT11 : Energising the Home: the Role of Women in Energy Choices
OSCR Lanyon Building
Networks: Material and Consumer Culture , Science & Technology Chair: Graeme Gooday
Organizer: Abigail Harrison MooreDiscussant: Graeme Gooday
Abigail Harrison Moore : Suggestions for Domestic Energy Decisions: a Womens’ Guide to Lighting the Home.
Sorcha O'Brien : Electrical Demonstrators and Irish Countrywomen: Official and Voluntary Promotion of Irish Rural Electrification
Ruth Sandwell : Women as Energy Agents: the Case of Rural Canada, 1880-1950
Karen Sayer : Light Assembling and Reflecting Gender in the Provincial English Middle Class Home, 1815-1900

C-14 - HEA16 : Concepts and Perceptions of Health and Disease
Senate Room Lanyon Building
Network: Health and Environment Chair: Salvador Cayuela
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Nelleke Bakker : Child Guidance, Dynamic Psychology and the Psychopathologization of Dutch Child-rearing Culture (c. 1920-1940)
Stephan Curtis : The Correspondence of a Late 19th- Century Swedish Physician as a Tool to Understanding the Appropriation of Medical Knowledge

D-14 - HEA06 : Nutrition, Identity and Improving the Indian Body Politic, 1925-1957
MAP/OG/005 Maths and Physics
Network: Health and Environment Chair: Harald Fischer-Tiné
Organizer: Ashok MalhotraDiscussant: Harald Fischer-Tiné
Catriona Ellis : 'If you cannot feed the Body of a Child you cannot feed the Brain’: Eduation and Nutrition in Late Colonial Madras
Julia Hauser : Internationalism or Nationalism? The World Vegetarian Congress of 1957 in India
Ashok Malhotra : Race, Class, Rats in Robert McCarrison's Coonoor Experiments
Joanna Simonow : Securing India’s Equal Share: American Delegations, the Indian Food Crisis and the World’s Hunger in the Aftermath of the Second World War

E-14 - CRI15 : The Criminal Women
MAP/OG/006 Maths and Physics
Networks: Criminal Justice , Women and Gender Chair: David Churchill
Organizers: -Discussant: David Churchill
Haia Shpayer-Makov : Police Encounters with Women in the Streets of British Cities, 1880-1920
Jo Turner : Discharged Prisoners’ Aid Societies: Assisting Women Leaving Prison in Late Nineteenth Century England
Charlotte Wildman : Deviant Domesticity: Gender, Crime and the Family in Britain, 1918-1979

F-14 - RUR07b : Policies of Innovation and Technological Change in European Atlantic Agricultures (1945 – 2000) II
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Network: Rural Chair: Daniel Lanero Táboas
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Lourenzo Fernández-Prieto : Two Social Behaviour in the Technological Change in 20th Century
Dulce Freire : Agricultural or Rural Extension Services? Modernizing Ambitions and Political Decisions in Portugal during the Green Revolution
Laurent Herment : Were Belgian Farmers better than French Farmers? North of France at the Beginning of the French Agricultural Revolution 1945-1955

G-14 - MID09b : Management and Transfers of Real Estate by Women in the Pre-industrial Period II (Economic History)
MAP/OG/018 Maths and Physics
Network: Middle Ages Chair: Lies Vervaet
Organizer: Heidi DenewethDiscussant: Elise Van Nederveen Meerkerk
Ann M Carlos , Laura Anne Wreshnig : City Women: Women in Housing and Financial Markets. London 1720-1725
Pieter De Reu : The Major Losers of the Land Market? Single Women, Spouses and Widows and the Transfer of Real Estate in Flanders and Württemberg, c. 1750-c. 1850
Elise Dermineur : Women and the Management of Land in Eighteenth-Century France
Juliet Gayton : Transfers of Real Estate by Rural Women Copyholders in Seventeenth Century England

H-14 - WOR08 : What is Holding Societies Together? Social Cohesion and Disintegration in Historical Perspective
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Network: World History Chair: Antje Dietze
Organizers: Antje Dietze, Christiane ReineckeDiscussant: Christiane Reinecke
Almuth Ebke : The English Riots of 1981 and Concepts of Society, Community, and the Nation
Klaus Nathaus : Officially the Happiest People on Earth: how Norway became a Model Nation and its People dealt with Difference and Change, 1945-2017
Helke Rausch : The American Dilemma: Dissection – and Atrophy? – of the American Social Order in the 1930s and 40s

I-14 - CUL14 : Media, Society and Consumer Culture
MST/OG/009 Main Site Tower
Network: Culture Chair: Emre Güler
Organizers: -Discussant: Jukka Kortti
Marguerite Corporaal , Lotte Jensen : European Disasters, Identity Formation and Periodical Cultures, 1840-90.
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
David Meier : Historicism: Friedrich Meinecke's New Historical Outlook
Marusa Pusnik : Histories of Cinemagoing: Ritualization and Early Mediatisation of Slovenian Society
Mari-Leen Tammela : Portraying Party Leaders in Soviet Estonian Cinema from 1940s to 1980s: the Example of Viktor Kingissepp

J-14 - ELI15 : Elites as Frontiers
MST/OG/010 Main Site Tower
Networks: Elites and Forerunners , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Micu Cornel Aurelian
Organizers: -Discussant: Marja Vuorinen
Aappo Kähönen : Border Control as Tool of State-building of Finnish and Russian Elites 1917–2017
Radu Nedici : Re-catholicization and Elite Formation: Financing the Parish Clergy in the Eastern Lands of the Habsburg Monarchy before Josephism
Liviu Pilat : Moldavian Elites and the Ottoman Lifestyle in the Sixteenth Century

K-14 - ECO13b : Towards an Integrated Quantitative Account of European Economic Development at the Regional Level 1500-1914: the Promise of Occupational Structure. II
PFC/02/011 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Economic History Chair: Sebastian Keibek
Organizers: Sebastian Keibek, Leigh Shaw-TaylorDiscussant: Leigh Shaw-Taylor
Erik Buyst : Changes in the Occupational Structure of the Belgian Provinces, 1846-1910
Stanislav Knob : Occupational Structure of Austrian Silesia 1880-1910
Alexis Litvine , Laurent Heyberger : Reconstructing French Occupational Structure before the Censuses. A Case for using Conscription Records (1818-1901)
Michael Pammer : The Occupational Structure of Austrian Districts: a Comparison of Census Records and Church Registers, 1890

L-14 - TEC04 : Scientific and Technological Expertise about Natural Resources: Cases from Russia and Neighboring Countries
PFC/02/013 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Science & Technology Chair: Alessandro Nuvolari
Organizer: Julia LajusDiscussants: -
Alexandra Bekasova : Emergence of Material Scientists’ Expert Community in Imperial Russia: Intensive Industrial and Transport Network Development, Quality of Construction Materials and “the Cement Question”, 1880-1915
Evgeniya Dolgova : Was the Scientific Community in the USSR Communist (?): Statistical Documents on Scientists in 1929-1937
Julia Lajus : Concept of ‘Natural Resources’ and Changing Attitudes towards Resources and its Users in the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union
Jonathan Oldfield : The Commission for the Study of the Natural Productive Forces of Russia (KEPS) and the Development of Russian Geography, 1915-1930

M-14 - ETH21 : In and Out of Africa
PFC/02/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Africa , Ethnicity and Migration Chair: Mark McQuinn
Organizers: -Discussant: Mark McQuinn
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

O-14 - POL14b : State Building from Below II: Negotiations and Protests in the State Building: the Lay People in Discourse with the Crown
PFC/02/026 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Knut Dørum
Organizer: Mats HallenbergDiscussant: Magne Njåstad
Trond Bjerkås : ‘Taxing our Dear Subjects’ - Tax Protests and Negotiations in the Aftermath of the Great Northern War
Kimmo Katajala : Conquered Provinces “from Below” in the Swedish Great Power of the 17th Century – Case Province of Kexholm
Sari Nauman : Trusting the Untrustworthy. Oaths in Political Conflicts in Early Modern Sweden
Joakim Scherp : Political Servants. The Inclusion of Rural Servants in Swedish Local and National Politics 1630-1730

P-14 - FAM09b : Stepfamily Relations in Europe II
PFC/02/025 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Family and Demography Chair: Lyndan Warner
Organizers: Gabriella Erdélyi, Lyndan WarnerDiscussant: Lyndan Warner
Maria Cannon : ‘For my Ladies your Daughters, and for my Lady’s Daughters’: Bonds of Affection between the Children of Blended Families in Early Modern England
Gabriella Erdélyi : Negotiating Aristocratic Stepfamily Relations in Early Modern Habsburg Hungary and Transylvania
Tim Stretton : Stepchildren and Inheritance in England 1500-1833
Adrienn Szilágyi : Interests and Emotions: the Making of Noble Stepfamilies and Kinship Networks in the First Half of the 19th Century.

Q-14 - SPA06 : New Methods for Spatial and Digital History
PFC/03/005 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Spatial and Digital History Chair: Sebastian Klüsener
Organizers: -Discussant: Peter Meyer
Ashkan Ashkpour : LOCS AND KEYS: Linked Open Classification System and Opening up Knowledge
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
Richard Zijdeman , Albert Meroño-Peñuela & Ashkan Ashkpour & Rinke Hoekstra : Making Social Science More Reproducible by Encapsulating Access to Linked Data
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

R-14 - EDU13 : Streetchildren, Media and Institutions
PFC/03/006A Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Education and Childhood Chair: Stephen Lassonde
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Maria Papathanasiou : Street Children in European Cities during the Late 19th and Early 20th Centuries: Looking into the Pages of Late Imperial Austrian Press
Joana Paulino : Abandoning Children in the Second Half of 19th Century Lisbon: Continuities and Changes
Bengt Sandin : Street Children in Urban Stockholm

S-14 - SEX04 : Monitoring Teenage Sexuality in Europe in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century
PFC/03/006B Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Sexuality Chair: Anne-Françoise Praz
Organizers: Yuliya Hilevych, Caroline RusterholzDiscussant: Agata Ignaciuk
Sean Brady : “Our One Continuing Problem is that of the Protesters:” Religion, Reproductive Rights and the Controversies of the Brook Advisory Clinic in Northern Ireland in the 1990s.’
Yuliya Hilevych , Evelien Walhout : From Adoption to Abortion. Experiences of Teenage Sexuality through the Eyes of Dutch Birth Parents in the Post-War Decades, 1956-1984
Agnieszka Koscianska : An Adolescent Writes to a Sex Educator. What does the Mail Counseling Center Answer? Dealing with Teenage Sexuality during Late State Socialism in Poland
Caroline Rusterholz : Counselling Teenagers around Sexual Issues: the Opening of the Brook Advisory Centres in London

T-14 - ETH15 : Where do Migrants and Refugees Belong? Understanding Migration and Settlement in Twentieth-century Britain
PFC/03/011 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Ethnicity and Migration Chair: Johan Svanberg
Organizer: Gavin SchafferDiscussant: Johan Svanberg
Agata Blaszczyk : The Polish Resettlement Bill and Polish Resettlement Camps – the Experience of British Migrant Settlement Policy after the Second World War
Sarah Hackett : ‘Rethinking Muslim Integration in Britain: a Rural Perspective’
Samantha Knapton : ‘I was a Polish Dog… now I am wretched Pole’: Problems with Housing Polish Displaced Persons in the British Zone of Occupation, 1945-1951
Gavin Schaffer : British Jews and Aliyah: Belief and Belonging in Postwar Jewish History
Marc Tommasi : Settling in the ‘Auld Reekie’: Work Commutes and Neighbour Effects

U-14 - WOM24 : Gender, Migration and Mobility
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Kristina Hodelin-ter Wal
Organizers: -Discussant: Kristina Hodelin-ter Wal
Carolyn Eichner : Reconceptualizing Frenchness: Feminists and Late 19th-Century Global Empire"
Allyson Hobbs : Safe Travels: African American Women and the Myth of the “Open Road” in Mid- Twentieth Century America
Conchi Villar : Female Immigration in an Industrial City of Southern Europe, Barcelona 1930

V-14 - LAB14 : Rethinking Labour in Eastern Europe: Workers under State Socialism
6 CP/01/035 6 College Park, School of Sociology
Network: Labour Chair: Sándor Horváth
Organizer: Tibor ValuchDiscussants: -
Natalia Koulinka : Workers' Life in the Soviet Union
Tibor Valuch : Everyday Life of Hungarian Factory Workers after WWII
Hubert Wilk : Driving towards Socialism. Workers', Cars and State. Case of Poland

W-14 - WOR01b : 1919-2019, the Long Century of Labour and the Internationalisation of the Labour Question II
6 CP/01/037 6 College Park, School of Sociology
Network: World History Chair: Stefano Bellucci
Organizers: Stefano Bellucci, Holger WeissDiscussant: Lars Berggren
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)
Limin Teh : Free/Unfree Labor and National Sovereignty: Republican China and the ILO in the Interwar Years
Holger Weiss : Radicalizing Colonial Seamen – Anticolonial and Anti-Imperialist Agitation and Propaganda of the International of Seamen and Harbour Workers and its Predecessors, ca 1921–1935

X-14 - WOM18 : Oral Histories and Representaion of Women's Work
6UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Lessie Jo Frazier
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Eloisa Betti , Liliosa Azara : Women and Mines in Sardinia Island (1920-1970): Archives, Oral History and Audio-visual Sources
Pilar Dominguez Prats : The Representation of Labor in the International Labor Organization (ILO) through Autobiographical Accounts of two Union Leaders Women
Nicola Hille : Gender and Memory: Marie Curie, Lise Meitner, Hedy Lamarr

Z-14 - SOC17 : Social Stratification and Mobility
Music Lecture Theatre School of Music
Networks: Labour , Social Inequality Chair: David Kilgannon
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Raluca Botos : Education as a Vehicle for Social Mobility in 19th Century in Transylvania a Comparative View on Romanians and Hungarians in the Gurghiu Valley.
Sudhi Mandloi : Social Inequality, Stratification and the Hindu Social Order: the Socio-Cultural Mobility among the Mahar Community
Anne Mccants , Dan Seligson : Polygamy, Social Institutions and Long Run Economic Growth
Ulla Rosén : Marital Status, Gender and Class.

ZA-14 - ORA14 : Constructing Community History
Mc Mordie Hall School of Music
Network: Oral History Chair: Jesper Johansson
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Brenda Gaydosh : Genocide Case Study: Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia
Essi Jouhki : ‘It gave courage to go forward and participate’ – Memories and Recollections of Student Communities in Post-war Finland
Leslie McCartney : Gwich’in Elders Life Stories: 20 Years in the Making
Claudia Graciela Perez , Monica Graciela Gatica : The Rawson Harbor and its Past. And Evocation from the Present