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


Showing: Wednesday 4 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00 (single time slot)
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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 11.00 - 13.00
A-2 - MAT04 : Global Goods in Early Modern Europe
LAN/OG/049 Lanyon Building
Networks: Material and Consumer Culture , World History Chair: Janine Maegraith
Organizers: Christine Fertig, John JordanDiscussant: Lex Heerma van Voss
Henning Bovenkerk : Cupboards, Clothes and Crockery. Material Culture and Consumer Revolution in 18th Century (Northwestern Germany )
Christine Fertig : Sweet Coffee, Pretty Scarves: Global Goods and Rural Households in 19th Century (Northwestern Germany)
Josef Loeffler : Material Culture and Consumption of Austrian Aristocrats in Religious Exile in the 17th Century

B-2 - CRI18 : Crime Victims in the Twentieth-century Justice System
OSCR Lanyon Building
Network: Criminal Justice Chair: Louise Jackson
Organizer: Andy KaladelfosDiscussant: Louise Jackson
Robyn Blewer : The Testimony of Child Victims: Reform and Corroboration in Twentieth Century Australia
Andy Kaladelfos : Comparing Victimisation in Trials of Personal and Property Crimes
Tanya Mitchell : Victims in the Summary Courts: Eroding Agency to Increase Effectiveness
Sarah Wilson : Financial Crime and its Victims in ‘Mother England’ and her ‘Unruly Child’

C-2 - HEA01b : Emotions and Subjectivation in Patients-doctors Relationships: Interdisciplinary and Gender Perspectives (II)
Senate Room Lanyon Building
Network: Health and Environment Chair: Rosa Medina-Domenech
Organizers: Pilar León Sanz, Rosa Medina-DomenechDiscussant: Beatriz Pichel
Rob Boddice : Negotiated Mercy in the United States: Gender, Emotions and the Council on the Defense of Medical Research’s Public Strategy, 1908-1914
Pilar León Sanz : ‘A Matter of Confidence’: Trust in the Medical Encounter
Marie Leyder : Exploring the Diaries and Letters of War Nurses: World War I and the Nurse/Patient Relationship
Dolores Martin-Moruno : Who cares about Soldiers’ Suffering? Compassion in Florence Nightingale’s Letters from the Crimea

D-2 - ANT04 : Ancient Social Structures: Patronage and Labour
MAP/OG/005 Maths and Physics
Network: Antiquity Chair: Arjan Zuiderhoek
Organizers: -Discussant: Arjan Zuiderhoek
Simone Ciambelli : 'The Roman Patronage, the Potlatch Ceremony and the Gift Theory by Marcel Mauss
Uiran Gebara da Silva : Late Roman Colonate, Patronage and Rural Labor Legislation
Charlotte Van Regenmortel : The Labours of War: Soldiers as Wage Labourers in the Late Classical and Early Hellenistic World

E-2 - CRI02 : Crime and Criminal Justice in Rural Europe (17th-19th centuries)
MAP/OG/006 Maths and Physics
Networks: Criminal Justice , Rural Chair: Xavier Rousseaux
Organizer: Dieter BruneelDiscussant: Xavier Rousseaux
Sander Berghmans : Optimising Forest Management by the Arenberg Family in the 18th Century: Making Use of Legal Power in the “Land of Enghien” (Southern Netherlands)
Dieter Bruneel : Liberating the Land? Use-Rights Conflicts and the Limits of Legal Sanction (Southern Netherlands, c. 1800 - c. 1820)
Riikka Miettinen : Pleading Insanity in Criminal Trials: Establishing the Insanity Defense in the Early Modern Swedish and Finnish Rural District Courts (17th Early 18th Century)
Stephan Sander-Faes : Struggling for Existence During ‘Hard Times’: Thievery, Justice, and Survival Strategies in Rural Bohemia, c. 1700

F-2 - WOM02a : Gender in the Global City. New Research on Gendered Urban Spaces I
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Urban , Women and Gender Chair: Sanne Muurling
Organizer: Danielle van den HeuvelDiscussant: Elizabeth Cohen
Bebio Amaro : Gender and Urban Space in Edo (1600-1850)
Lisa Hellman : The City of Women: the Gendered Spaces of Eighteenth-century Canton
Bob Pierik : Gender in the Streets of Amsterdam (1600-1850)
Danielle van den Heuvel : Freedom of the Streets. Some Thoughts on Gender and Urban Space in the Pre-modern Era

G-2 - LAT06 : Traveling Scientists and the Politics of Translating Science in the Americas
MAP/OG/018 Maths and Physics
Networks: Latin America , Science & Technology Chair: Brett Troyan
Organizer: Jadwiga E. Pieper MooneyDiscussants: -
Philipp Altmann : Imported Sociology and Local Marxism: Ecuadorian Social Sciences between the Blocs
Benjamin Cowan : Race, Gender, Cold War Fears, and the Subjectivities of Etymology: the Linguistic Purchase of Machismo
Jadwiga E. Pieper Mooney : Traveling Experts in the Americas: Doctors, Demographers, and the Deployment of Science in the Cold War
Peter B. Soland : ‘Tickling the Dragon's Tail': Technocracy, Moral Politics, and Nuclear Policy in Latin America

H-2 - THE01 : Historical Consciousness and Public History: a Contested Nexus?
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Network: Theory Chair: Stefan Berger
Organizers: Anna Clark, Maria GreverDiscussants: -
Robbert-Jan Adriaansen : The Play-Element of Historical Culture
Mario Carretero : How to Teach Trump’s Wall? Historical Consciousness and Representations of National Territories
Anna Clark : Intersections of Historical Consciousness: History, Historical Thinking and 'Ordinary Australians'
Maria Grever : The Reality of Fake History and How to Respond: Using Popular Genres to Enhance Critical Historical Consciousness

I-2 - CUL02 : Carnival, Class and Gender in the Mediterranean, 18th-20th Centuries
MST/OG/009 Main Site Tower
Network: Culture Chair: Steven Thompson
Organizer: Nikos PotamianosDiscussant: Steven Thompson
Stelios Georgiades : Class and Gender in the Limassol Carnival, 1898-2000
Panayota Noti Klagka : 18th Century Representations of Carnival in Italian Art
Nikos Potamianos : Gender Relations and the Transformation of the Urban Carnival Culture: Athens, 1800-1940
Katerina Sergidou : Seeking the Collective Memory in Cadiz Carnival. Gender Resistance in the Carnival Festivities

J-2 - URB02 : Shaping the City
MST/OG/010 Main Site Tower
Network: Urban Chair: David Do Paço
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Ros Costelo : Constructing the Ideal City: Public Works and Spain´s Sanitation Policy in the Philippines in the Nineteenth Century
Mika Mäkelä : Urban Renewal of Helsinki´s Kallio District between the 1930s and 1980s

K-2 - ECO05 : Economic Inequality in Preindustrial Europe
PFC/02/011 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Economic History Chair: Cormac O'Grada
Organizer: Guido AlfaniDiscussant: Wouter Ryckbosch
Erik Bengtsson : Peasant Aristocrats? Wealth Inequality between Parliamentarians and their Voters in Sweden before 1865
Gabriel Brea Martinez , Joana-Maria Pujadas-Mora : (De)composing Inequality along Four Centuries in the Barcelona Area, 1481-1880
Matteo Di Tullio : Long-term Trends in Wealth Inequality and the Rise of the Fiscal-military State in the Republic of Venice (ca. 1450-1800)
Alpay Filiztekin , Hulya Canbakal & Irfan Kokdas : Inequality in the Ottoman Balkans 1660-1840
Walter Scheidel : Income and Wealth Inequality in the Ancient Greco-Roman World: what can we know?

L-2 - WOM01 : Formal and Informal Networks of Migrant Women and Men in Settlement Process (14th-19th Centuries)
PFC/02/013 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Amy Erickson
Organizer: Beatrice Zucca MichelettoDiscussants: Amy Erickson, Beatrice Zucca Micheletto
Fabrice Langrognet : Gender in Crossings: Identifications and Networks of Migrant Men and Women in the Plaine-Saint-Denis, 1880-1914
Charmian Mansell : ‘I canne staye away no Longer’: Gendered Patterns of Servant Migration in the Church Court Depositions of Early Modern England
Thomas Verbruggen : The Strategies of Foreign Women and their Employers in the Belgian Domestic Service Labour Market (1850-1910)

M-2 - ELI03 : From State to Local: Governing a Region
PFC/02/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Elites and Forerunners Chair: Marja Vuorinen
Organizers: -Discussant: Marja Vuorinen
Micu Cornel Aurelian : Land Owners or Office Workers? Rural Elites in Interwar Romania
Ovidiu Iudean : Building Middling Elites as Part of Minority Nation-building: the Romanian Middle Clergy and Law Graduates from Transylvania during Dualism
Svitlana Potapenko : Serving the Empire? Ukrainian Nobility in Late 18th and Early 20th Centuries
Maciej Tyminski , Piotr Korys & Dariusz Standerski : The Local Communist Party Elites and the Enterprises in the Years 1950-1980

N-2 - POL18 : Non-State Nations and Nationalism: Identity, Agency, Resistance
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Nupur Chaudhuri
Organizers: -Discussant: Nupur Chaudhuri
Kennan Ferguson : Indigenous Nations Across Borders
Annarita Gori : Intellectuals, Journalists but, above all, Latin People
Jaime Hervás : National-building and Region-building in Spain: the Construction of the Castilian Regional Identity in Comparative Approach (1880s-1930s)
Gozde Orhan : The Alevi Policy of the Kurdish Movement in Turkey: the Case of Dersim

O-2 - POL02 : A Mutually Beneficial Relationship? Professional Advocacy, Social Movements and Democratization Processes
PFC/02/026 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Nikolaos Papadogiannis
Organizers: Tamar Groves, Inbal OferDiscussant: Nikolaos Papadogiannis
Holger Nehring : Science in Movement: Protests against Nuclear Weapons and Scientific Expertise in the Cold War
Roseanna Webster : Encounters Between Women Activists During the Spanish Transition to Democracy

P-2 - FAM16b : Disabilities, Partnership and Family across Time and Space II
PFC/02/025 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Family and Demography Chair: Sören Edvinsson
Organizer: Lotta VikströmDiscussants: -
Carol-Ann Howson , Elizabeth A McKay : Older Parents of Adults with Learning Disabilities: Perspectives on Caregiving and Quality of Life
Fredinah Namatovu , Erling Häggström Lundevaller & Lotta Vikström : The Impact of Disability on Family Formation in Recent Sweden: a Life Course Perspective
Jon Symonds , Daryl Dugdale : Fathers with Learning Disabilities: Experiences of Fatherhood
Lotta Vikström , Helena Haage & Erling Lundevaller : Marital Prospects and Spouse Selection among Disabled People in 19th-century Sweden

Q-2 - ETH24 : Captivity in the Napoleonic Wars
PFC/03/005 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Culture , Ethnicity and Migration Chair: Guido Hausmann
Organizer: Guido HausmannDiscussant: Guido Hausmann
Aleksandr Lavrov : The Lost Soldiers of Suvorov. Russian Prisoners of War of the Swiss Campaign1799
Sybille Scheipers : ‘I don’t despair at our fate’: Carl von Clausewitz in French Captivity, 1806-1807

R-2 - EDU02 : Missed Opportunities in Child Welfare History: International Perspectives
PFC/03/006A Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Education and Childhood Chair: Shurlee Swain
Organizer: Nell MusgroveDiscussant: Shurlee Swain
Rebecka Andersen : Child Welfare in a Religious Setting: a Case from Sweden
Frank Golding : Please Sir, Will you be Kind to tell me if I have got Brothers or Sisters…
Pirjo Markkola , Antii Malinen : Child Welfare or Poor Relief? Missed Opportunities in Finland in the 1920s
Nell Musgrove : Foster Homes for Mothers and their Children: a Forgotten Strategy for Preventing Separation

S-2 - SEX01b : Birth Control Practices, Gender and Sexuality in the Twentieth Century Oral Testimonies: Transnational Perspectives from Catholic Countries II
PFC/03/006B Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Oral History , Sexuality Chair: Sylwia Kuzma-Markowska
Organizers: Agata Ignaciuk, Laura KellyDiscussant: Agnieszka Koscianska
Ramón Castejón-Bolea : Feminism, Sexuality and Contraception in the Spanish Periphery, 1980-1982
Agata Ignaciuk : “Mothers – Coffins”? Abortion Culture and Women’s Experiences in State-Socialist Poland (1950s-1980s)
Erin Jessee : “There Are no Other Options:” Rwandan Gender Norms and Family Planning in the 20th Century
Laura Kelly : Birth Control Practices, Class and Access to Contraception in Ireland, C.1950s-1970s

T-2 - ETH02 : Cold War Emigration and Exile: a View from the West
PFC/03/011 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Ethnicity and Migration Chair: Anna Mazurkiewicz
Organizer: Bethany HicksDiscussant: Anna Mazurkiewicz
Anna Fin : Displaced Borderland: an Exploration of Relations between Polish and Ukrainian Emigrants in the United States
Bethany Hicks : Invisible Emigration: East German Exiles in the Federal Republic of Germany, 1969-1989.
Katalin Kádár Lynn : The MHBK and Cold War Intelligence: Paper Mills or Valuable Sources?
Beatrice Scutaru : Dynamics of Exile in Cold War France: the Cahiers de l’Est initiative

U-2 - ETH18 : Migrants, Organisations and Institutions
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Ethnicity and Migration Chair: Sarah Hackett
Organizers: -Discussant: Sarah Hackett
Chiara Candaele : Parenthood without Borders? Practices of Intercountry Adoption and the Notion of Transnational Parenthood, Belgium (1970-2000)
Marlou Schrover : Supporting Migrants
Andrew Shield : Global Migration and LGBTQ Identities, Media, Networks: 1970s-present
Emeline Vezzu : Assistance and Control of Italian Emigrants by the Italian Authorities in France, after 1945

V-2 - LAB02 : Commercial Farming and Rural Relations in a Global Context
6 CP/01/035 6 College Park, School of Sociology
Networks: Labour , Rural Chair: Mats Greiff
Organizer: Fredrik LiljaDiscussant: Mats Greiff
Onur Ada : Making the Roads of the Turkish Republic: Resistance of the Peasants against the Road Tax as a Matter of Life and Death
Mark Hailwood : The Gender Division of Labour in Rural England, 1500-1700: New Evidence from Court Depositions
Fredrik Lilja : Land and Labour in Zambia from the 1920s to the 1990s. Settler Farmers, Investments and Resistance towards Proletarianisation
Dionicio Valdés : Entre Boss y Vaca. The New Mexico Dairy Worker from Family Farm to Corporate Industry

W-2 - LAB15 : Rethinking Oil, Labour and Politics II
6 CP/01/037 6 College Park, School of Sociology
Networks: Economic History , Labour , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Touraj Atabaki
Organizer: Peyman JafariDiscussants: -
Peyman Jafari : Linkages of Oil and Politics: Oil Strikes and Dual Power in the Iranian Revolution
Maral Jefroudi : Embeddedness in the Iranian Oil Industry before Revolution: Labour, Capital , and State
Gemma Jennings : Oil, Identity and Inequality: a Transnational History of Labour
Marta Musso : Algerian Oil Workers' and the Independence War
Shira Pinhas : From the ‘a’ in Haifa to the Last ‘k’ in Kirkuk: Oil Workers', Infrastructure and the Structuring of the Post-Ottoman Middle East

X-2 - WOM06 : Militant Women. Gender, Class and Militancy in Revolutionary Movements 1916–1920
6UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Jessica Richter
Organizers: Veronika Helfert, Katharina HermannDiscussant: Jessica Richter
Veronika Helfert : Is there a Female Austrian Revolutionary? On the Configuration of the Revolutionary Worker, 1916–1920
Katharina Hermann : Without a Revolution – Militancy in the Workers Movement in Switzerland during First World War
Matthew Stibbe : Understanding Socialist Women’s Perspectives on Violence and Revolution: the Case of Germany and Austria, 1916–1920
Judith Szapor : Gender, Violence and Militancy: Reactions to Rosa Luxemburg’s Murder in Revolutionary Hungary, 1918–1919

Y-2 - SOC15a : Social Mobility I: Settlers Societies
11UQ/01/010 University Square
Networks: Elites and Forerunners , Family and Demography , Social Inequality Chair: Thomas M. Adams
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Heidi Ing : Social Mobility in Colonial South Australia: a Three-generation Study of Occupational and Geographic Mobility
Felix P. Meier zu Selhausen , Marco H.D. van Leeuwen, Jacob Weisdorf : Father-to-Son Mobility in British Africa: Long-Run Evidence from Anglican Marriage Registers, 1880-2010
Marco H.D. van Leeuwen , Ineke Maas : Who Benefits, Stayers in the Motherland or Movers to the Colonies? Social Mobility and Migration to Algeria 1870-1910.

Z-2 - SOC04 : Financing Institutions: Making Money and Making Places in Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century England
Music Lecture Theatre School of Music
Network: Social Inequality Chair: Lynn Lees
Organizer: David GreenDiscussants: -
Douglas Brown : ‘The caprice of a local Board of Guardians’: Geographies of new poor law procurement in England and Wales
David Green : Making Money from Making Places
Alannah Tomkins : The Business of Poverty: Poor Relief and Local Economies of Welfare