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


Showing: Wednesday 4 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
Wednesday 4 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
A-1 - AFR01 : Roundtable: Labour, Education and Children in Africa
LAN/OG/049 Lanyon Building
Network: Africa Chair: Elise Van Nederveen Meerkerk
Organizers: Pedro Goulart, Joan-Pau Jordà, Elise Van Nederveen MeerkerkDiscussant: Erik Green
Kleoniki Alexopoulou : Education and Child Labour as Communicating Vessels: Portuguese Africa (1890s-1970s)
Pedro Goulart : Child Labour, Agency and Africa’s Colonial System
Joan-Pau Jordà : The Race for Education in Africa

B-1 - SOC22 : Fashion, Luxury, Credit and Trust. Early-modern and Modern Bankruptcies in Europe, North America or Elsewhere
OSCR Lanyon Building
Network: Social Inequality Chair: Heiko Droste
Organizers: Heiko Droste, Klas NybergDiscussant: Heiko Droste
Axel Hagberg : The Argumentation in Bankruptcy Proceedings. Social and Financial Networks in Stockholm 1760-1850
Mats Hayen : Bankruptcies in the Book Printing Industry in Stockholm, 1750-1850
Håkan Jakobsson : The Economic and Social Argumentation in Bankruptcy Proceedings Relating to the Stockholm Silk Textile Industry, c. 1800-1850
Klas Nyberg : Credit and Trust in Early Modern Stockholm
Paula von Wachenfeldt : Luxury and Credit in Nineteenth-Century France

C-1 - HEA01a : Emotions and Subjectivation in Patient-Doctor Relationships: Interdisciplinary and Gender Perspectives (I)
Senate Room Lanyon Building
Network: Health and Environment Chair: Pilar León Sanz
Organizers: Pilar León Sanz, Rosa Medina-DomenechDiscussant: Dolores Martin-Moruno
Alina Danet : Doctor-patient Interaction and Gender in Contemporary Spanish Written Press
Dresda Emma Méndez de la Brena : Feeling Shattered - Feeling Hopeful: Affective Structures of Pain and the Potentialities of Hope in Online Women’s Chronic Pain Support Groups
Beatriz Pichel : Doctors and Patients in the Photographic Studio

D-1 - WOR06 : Close Encounters of the Third World: East European Engagements with the Global South, 1955-1975
MAP/OG/005 Maths and Physics
Network: World History Chair: Luciana-Marioara Jinga
Organizer: Jill MassinoDiscussants: Luciana-Marioara Jinga, Steffi Marung
Madigan Fichter : Imagined Solidarities: Yugoslavia Student Activism and Revolution in the Global South: 1965-1975
Rosamund Johnston : Ambassadors with a Microphone? Czechoslovak Radio’s Foreign Correspondents, 1958-1968
Jill Massino : My Brother’s Keeper: Ordinary Romanians and the Vietnam War

E-1 - CRI01 : Collective Confrontations: Studies from a Nordic Perspective
MAP/OG/006 Maths and Physics
Network: Criminal Justice Chair: Stefan Nyzell
Organizer: Stefan NyzellDiscussant: Stefan Nyzell
Andrés Brink Pinto , Martin Ericsson : A Repertoire of Unrulyness? The Stockholm Easter Riots 1948 and the Limits of Contentious Politics
Anne Hedén : State Visit and Stone Throwing: the Protests against Finnish White Regent Mannerheim in Stockholm in 1919
Matias Kaihovirta : The Culture of Contestation and the Formation of Modern Politics Among Ironworkers in Early 20th Century Finland

F-1 - RUR11 : Specialisation or Diversification? Income Strategies of Farmers in Times of Economic Downturn
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Labour , Rural Chair: Tim Soens
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Elisa Botella-Rodríquez : Inward-looking Development in Cuba (1990-2008): Income and Employment Opportunities for Small Farmers
Christiane Cheneaux-Berthelot : Vegetable Growers on the Outskirts of Paris during the 19th Century: Competition or Emulation between Small-scale and Large-scale Agriculture?
Omar Mazzotti : Sharecroppers and Farmers of Romagna facing Agricultural Invasion: Income or Survival Strategies?
Mats Morell : Smallholders’ and Large Estates’ Reaction to Changed Market Conditions in the Late 19th Century

G-1 - MID01 : Kings, Courts, and the People in Medieval Europe
MAP/OG/018 Maths and Physics
Network: Middle Ages Chair: Jelle Haemers
Organizers: Jelle Haemers, Jesus Angel Solorzano-TelecheaDiscussants: -
Jesús de Inés Serrano : King and Kingdom’s Words. Communication Types between Castilian Monarchy and Valley Communities during the 15th Century in Asturias de Santillana
Miguel José López-Guadalupe Pallarés : Trade, Merchants and Economic Policies: Commercial Activity at Castile-Leon Estremadura’s Medium-size Councils
Bruno Marconi da Costa : From Revolt to "Revolution" - the Avis Dynastic Crisis as seen from Below (1383-1385)
Annabelle Marin : Do Women Embody the Power of the Elite in Cities? The Role of High Noblewomen in the Process of Urban Hierarchization in Fifteenth-Century Castile

H-1 - LAB19 : Roundtable:Wobblies of the World
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Networks: Labour , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: David Struthers
Organizer: David StruthersDiscussant: Peter Cole
Marjorie Murphy : Jim Larkin, James Connolly, and the Dublin Lockout of 1913: the Transnational Path of Global Syndicalism
Dominique Pinsolle : How the American Reinterpretation of a French Concept Gave Rise to a New International Conception of Sabotage
Johan Pries : Tracing the Translocal Effects of the Early IWW’s Defeat: P.J. Welinder and “American Syndicalism” in Interwar Sweden

I-1 - CUL01 : Cultural Transfers among Early Modern Courts (16th - 18th Centuries)
MST/OG/009 Main Site Tower
Network: Culture Chair: Gloria Alonso de la Higuera
Organizer: Natalia González HerasDiscussant: Gloria Alonso de la Higuera
Stefano Boero : Circulation of Writings and Devotions. Comparisons between Religious Experiences at Court
Natalia González Heras : Material and Inmaterial Cultural Transfers among European Courts: Rome, Madrid and Paris in Eighteenth Century
Juan Jiménez Castillo : The Kingdom of Peru in the European Courts: Cultural and Material Contributions of a Transatlantic Court
Giuseppe Mrozek Eliszezynski : Spanish Viceroys and Neapolitan Nobility. Political Divisions and Cultural Exchanges in the XVII Century (1610-1665)

J-1 - URB01 : Sinful Cities
MST/OG/010 Main Site Tower
Network: Urban Chair: John Davis
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Peter Jones : The Strange Case of Ann Copeland Corruption in the Belfast Public Housing Sector 1953-54
Christine Wall : Lost Lesbian Spaces: Memories of an Urban Community in 1970s London

K-1 - ECO04 : Comparative Historical Analyses of Economic, Occupational, and Geographical Change in Europe, Latin America, and Canada
PFC/02/011 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Economic History Chair: Leigh Shaw-Taylor
Organizer: Keith SugdenDiscussant: Carmen Sarasua
Marc Badia-Miró , Anna Carreras-Marín : Latin America Occupational Structure: a Case Study of Chile, 1854-1907
M. Erdem Kabadayi , Uygar Karaca : A Comparative Analysis of Regional Economic Development and Urbanisation in Southeast Europe and West Anatolia, 1840-2000
Keith Sugden , Sebastian Keibek & Leigh Shaw-Taylor : Adam Smith Revisited: the Importance of Coal to the Location of the Woollen Manufacture in England Before Mechanization, c. 1500-1800
Roger Sugden : Economic Development and the Long Run Occupational Structure of Canada, British Columbia, and the Okanagan, British Columbia, 1881 - 2011

L-1 - SPA11 : Connectedness
PFC/02/013 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Spatial and Digital History Chair: Douglas Brown
Organizers: -Discussant: Richard Zijdeman
Aleksandra Dul : Popularity and Socialising in Early 19th Century Poland Rural Community
Albertina Ferreira , Fernanda Olival : An Integrated Model to Analyse Geo-temporal Networks
Sebastian Klüsener , Martin Dribe & Francesco Scalone : Social and Spatial Connectivity in the Fertility Transition
Peter Meyer : A Wiki for Linking Records of Aeronautics and Early Aviation, 1800-1916
Diogo Paiva , Francisco Anguita : Filling the Gap: Completing Individual Life Courses by Linking Dutch and American Data

M-1 - ELI01 : Anarchism and Republicanism: Elites
PFC/02/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chair: Ruth Kinna
Organizers: Bert Altena, Ruth KinnaDiscussant: Ruth Kinna
Bert Altena : Lèse Majesté, Republicanism and the Dangers of Zoology
Federico Ferretti : Anarchism and Republicanism: James Guillaume, Elisée Reclus and the ‘true’ République
Jose Gutierrez : Anarchist Views: Britain-based Activists and Irish Republicanism (1886-1922)

O-1 - POL01 : 1989/91 in the Central and East European Politics of History
PFC/02/026 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Balazs Apor
Organizer: Michal KopecekDiscussants: -
Maria Falina : Narratives of Political Change in Ukraine and Belarus as a Story of State-building and National Emancipation
Michal Kopecek : “Coming to Terms” with the Transitional Past: East Central Europe on the Way from “Liberal Consensus”
Eva Clarita Pettai : Legacies of Political Struggle: Competing Memories and Narratives of Re-independence in the Baltic States
Nikolai Vukov : The Complexities of Geopolitical Belonging and the Politics of History in Bulgaria after 1989

P-1 - FAM16a : Disabilities, Partnership and Family across Time and Space
PFC/02/025 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Family and Demography , Social Inequality Chair: Sören Edvinsson
Organizer: Lotta VikströmDiscussants: Lisa Dillon, Sonali Shah
Pierre Brasseur : A Calling to Love the Disabled. Jean Adnet and the Failure to Mobilize
Gildas Bregain : The Changing Status of Blind Women in France (1900-1975): from Godly Celibate to Recognized ‘Housewives and Mothers’
Kristin Bylund : Ableist Life-paths, Possible and Impossible Family Formations for People with Dis/abilities in the Pre Peak and Austerity Swedish Welfare State
Karin Ljuslinder , Josefine Wälivaara : Families, Relationships, and Futures: Portrayals of Disability in Swedish Cinema
Paul van Trigt : Equal Reproduction Rights? The Right to have a Family in the United Nations’ Disability Policy since the 1970s

R-1 - EDU01 : Exploring the Impact of Constitutional Context and Jurisdictional Difference on the Development of Mechanisms for Addressing Historical Child Abuse: the Challenge of doing Comparative Research
PFC/03/006A Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Education and Childhood Chair: Pirjo Markkola
Organizers: -Discussant: Bengt Sandin
Malin Arvidsson , Shurlee Swain, Johanna Sköld : The Role of Commissioned Historiography in Scandinavian State Redress Processes
Katie Wright , Shurlee Swain & Johanna Sköld : Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiries – Challenges for Comparison and Classification

S-1 - SEX01a : Birth Control Movements and Activism in the Twentieth Century: Transnational Perspectives from Catholic Countries I
PFC/03/006B Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Sexuality , Women and Gender Chair: Laura Kelly
Organizers: Agata Ignaciuk, Laura KellyDiscussant: Caroline Rusterholz
Anne-Sophie Crosetti : Pro Vita and Catholic Planned Parenthood: A Conflict on Abortion Right amidst Catholics Groups in Belgium (1960-1970)
Sylwia Kuzma-Markowska : Local and International Activities of the Society for Conscious Motherhood in State-Socialist Poland
Lucia Pozzi : Practices, Discourses and Oppositions to Birth Control in Twentieth Century Italy
Cassia Roth : Malthus in the Tropics: Sterilization, Medicine, and the Catholic Church

T-1 - ETH01 : Analysis of Migration Dynamics
PFC/03/011 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Ethnicity and Migration Chair: Philippe Rygiel
Organizers: -Discussant: Philippe Rygiel
Aviva Ben-Ur : Identity Imperative: Ottoman Jews and Christians in Interwar and Wartime Britain
Frank Caestecker : A Quantitative Analysis of Immigration to Belgium during the Belle Epoque
Denis Scuto : Flight of Jews from Germany to Luxemburg in the 1930s

U-1 - REL01 : Christian Modernities in Britain and Ireland in the Twentieth Century
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Religion Chair: Hugh McLeod
Organizer: John C. WoodDiscussant: Hugh McLeod
Samuel Brewitt-Taylor : The Changing Meanings of ‘Secularization’: Radical Christianity and the Invention of the ‘Secularization’ Teleology in Britain, 1930-1966
Peter Catterall : The Churches and the Rise of Mass Democracy
Gladys Ganiel , Therese Cullen : The Communications Revolution in Ireland and the Changing Role of the Catholic Media: Fr Gerry Reynolds and Intercom, 1969-1975
Alana Harris : Reframing the ‘Laws of Life’? Catholic Doctors, Birth Control Advice and the Evolution of Catholic Sexology, 1923-1963
John C. Wood : “Going Part of the Way together”: Christian Intellectuals, Secularity, and the European Crisis, 1937–1949

V-1 - LAB28 : People, Trade and Society in Sicily and Calabria between Middle and Modern Ages
6 CP/01/035 6 College Park, School of Sociology
Network: Labour Chair: Salvatore Bottari
Organizer: Salvatore BottariDiscussants: -
Alessandro Abbate : Expansion and Decline of the Sicilian Manna between the Modern and Contemporary Ages
Giuseppe Campagna : The Slave Trade in a Mediterranean Emporium: Messina in the Early Modern Age
Mirella Mafrici : Calabrian Cities Trading in the Mediterranean between 18th and 19th Centuries
Elisa Vermiglio : Sericulture in Valdemone: Production, Organization and Trade in the Middle Ages

X-1 - WOM05 : Loss and Loneliness.
6UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Anne Montenach
Organizer: Katie BarclayDiscussants: -
Katie Barclay : Loneliness and Community in Early Modern Scotland
Elaine Chalus : Quite Alone? Considering Separation and Loneliness during the Napoleonic Wars
Marjo Kaartinen : “There is a trace of you in the air of that room” – Practices of Coping with Separation from a Friend. The Case of Vera Hjelt (1857–1947)
Nina Koefoed : Marriage, Protestantism and Loneliness
Deborah Simonton : Voices from Lost Homelands

Z-1 - SOC01 : Biography and Humanitarianism
Music Lecture Theatre School of Music
Network: Social Inequality Chair: Pat Thane
Organizer: Melanie OppenheimerDiscussant: Pat Thane
Joy Damousi : Celia John and Save the Children Fund: Internationalism, Humanitarianism, and Pacifism in the Inter-War Years.
Rebecca Gill , Helen Dampier : Constructing a Humanitarian Self: Emily Hobhouse's Auto/Biographical Traces, 1899 - 1926
Melanie Oppenheimer : ‘In the Service of Others her Life was Spent’: Re-creating the Humanitarian Life of Helen Munro Ferguson & her Impact on the Red Cross Movement in the First Decades of the Twentieth Century
Rosemary Wall : Voluntarism, Politics, and Humanitarianism: the Role of Lord Woolton as the Chair of the Executive Committee of the British Red Cross, 1943-1963

ZA-1 - ORA01 : Children Born of War in Different Historical and Geopolitical Settings in the 20th Century. Current Research Results, Theoretical and Methodological Challenges
Mc Mordie Hall School of Music
Network: Oral History Chair: Heide Glaesmer
Organizer: Heide GlaesmerDiscussants: -
Marie Kaiser , Heide Glaesmer : The Impact of Life Story Research on its Participants. A Sustainable Approach
Michal Korhel : Expulsion, Maltreatment and Carefree Childhood. Life Stories of Czech-German Children in Early Post-WWII Czechoslovakia
Sophie Roupetz : Discussing the Attachment Development of Occupation Children Born of Rape after WW II in Germany by using a Mixed-method Approach
Lukas Schretter : Coming to Terms with – or Repressing – the Past. Analysing the Narratives of Children of British Soldiers and Austrian Mothers after WW II
Nastassia Sersté : Children Born of the Vietnam War in Vietnam, in the US and in Europe. Different Life Courses and Social Experiences. Context and Environment as an Issue?