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

Programme

Showing: room F (all days)
Wed 4 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 5 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30
    19.00 - 20.15
    20.30 - 22.00

Fri 6 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 7 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.00 - 17.00

All days
Wednesday 4 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
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



Wednesday 4 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
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



Wednesday 4 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
F-3 - WOM02b : Gender in the Global City: New Research on Gendered Urban Spaces II
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Urban , Women and Gender Chair: Sanne Muurling
Organizer: Danielle van den HeuvelDiscussant: Elizabeth Cohen
Emma Hart : Men and Women in the Eighteenth-Century British American Provisioning Trade
Miki Sugiura : Selling her Possessions Home: Women's Agencies in the Formation of Urban Space in 18th Century Cape Town
Antonia Weiss : Gender and Urban Nature in the Modernising City
Suze Zijlstra : Women in Trans-Atlantic News Networks in Dutch Port Towns



Wednesday 4 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
F-4 - RUR10 : Consumption, Food and Social Change
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Network: Rural Chair: Rosa Congost
Organizer: Rosa CongostDiscussant: Julie Marfany
Gérard Béaur : Patterns of Food Consumption and Social Changes in the Long Run. The Postmortem Inventories of Meaux and the Brie Countryside (1600-1790)
Laurent Heyberger , Laurent Herment : Male Breadwinners’ Food Intakes and Estimations and Height of Conscripts in Nineteenth-century Rural France
Rosa Lluch-Bramon , Maria Soler-Sala : The Imposition of Bread in the Catalan Countryside in the Middle Ages
Rosa Ros , Rosa Congost & Enric Saguer : Consumption and Social Change. The Humble Social Groups in Rural Catalonia (the Girona Reggion, Eighteenth Century)
Ulrich Schwarz : Variation in Food Consumption Practices in Austria during the Crisis of the 1930s



Thursday 5 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
F-5 - RUR01a : Between Abundance and Scarcity: International Grain Markets in Pre-Industrial Europe (XVI-XIX centuries) (session 1)
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Network: Rural Chair: Cormac O'Grada
Organizers: Luca Mocarelli, Giulio OngaroDiscussant: Cormac O'Grada
Daniele Andreozzi : "I grandi commerci portano in groppa i piccoli". Trieste and the Cereal Trade in the XVIII Century (Practices, Merchants, Markets and States)
Andrea Bonoldi , Pier Luigi Novi Inverardi & Isabella Salvador : The Cereal Market in an Alpine Region at the End of the Ancient Regime: Tyrol (1745-1820)
Alida Clemente , Annastella Carrino : Grain Markets in an Emergency Situation: Circuits, Actors and Institutions during the 1763-64 Famine in the Kingdom of Naples
Ida Fazio : Foreign and Domestic Grain Markets meet at the Caricatori: the Sicilian Institutional System of Conservation and Distribution of Wheat
Mikolaj Malinowski : The Power of Consensus: Parlamentarizm and Market Integration in Poland, 1505-1772
Giulio Ongaro , Luca Mocarelli & Fabrizio Constantini & Luciano Maffi : Wheat Prices and Wheat Market in the Republic of Venice and in the State of Milan (XVIIIth Century)



Thursday 5 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
F-6 - RUR01b : Between Abundance and Scarcity: International Grain Markets in Pre-Industrial Europe (XVI-XIX centuries) (session 2)
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Network: Rural Chair: Cormac O'Grada
Organizers: Luca Mocarelli, Giulio OngaroDiscussant: Cormac O'Grada
Federico D'Onofrio , G. Duadin & C. Loïc : France and the European Grain Trade in the Long Eighteenth-century (1700-1820)
Pietro Ficarra : Scarcity in a Land of Plenty: the Case of XV-XVI Century Padua
Aleksander Panjek : Urban Merchants vs. Peasant Traders: the Parallel Grain Trade in Early Modern Slovenia
Laura Prosperi : Famine, Staple Trade and Food Habits: what about the Impact of Grain Losses in the Modern Age?
Donatella Strangio : Between Abundance and Scarcity: “Tratte”, Smuggling of Grain, Merchants



Thursday 5 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
F-7 - RUR03a : Disseminating Rural Knowledge. Transnational Perspectives on Agricultural Education in the 20th Century (session 1)
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Education and Childhood , Rural Chair: Bengt Sandin
Organizer: Julia TischlerDiscussants: -
Dietmar Müller : Agrarianism in East Central Europe. Co-operatives and the Quest for Transforming Rural Societies
Julia Tischler : Agricultural Education, Segregation, and Transnational Knowledge in South Africa, c. 1900-1950
Liesbeth van de Grift : Governing the Rural through Agricultural Education



Thursday 5 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
F-8 - RUR03b : Disseminating Rural Knowledge. Transnational Perspectives on Agricultural Education in the 20th Century (session 2)
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Network: Rural Chairs: -
Organizer: Heinrich HartmannDiscussant: Katja Bruisch
Kalliopi Geronymaki : Forming Farmers and Citizens. Greek Governmental Planning of Agricultural Professional Training and its Transnational Connotations, 1945-1953
Heinrich Hartmann : Building on Old Institutions. The Agricultural Extension Service and the Village Institutes in Post-war Rural Turkey
Cassandra Mark-Thiesen : Postwar Black Atlantic Development Encounters in Liberia: Rural Education, Race and the Question of Revolution and Social Change
Corinne A. Pernet : Getting Closer to the Ground: Agricultural Education Programs at the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation in Agriculture, Costa Rica (1958 to 1978)



Friday 6 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
F-9 - RUR05a : The Nationalisation of Rural Politics in Europe, from the French Revolution to the Second World War (session 1)
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Rural Chair: Daniel Brett
Organizers: Juan Pan-Montojo, Leen Van MolleDiscussant: Daniel Brett
Laurent Brassart : French Revolution and the Dynamics of Nationalisation of Rural Politics on Both Sides of the Northern Border (1789-1830)
Niels Grüne : Participation from a Distance? Paths and Obstacles to Translocal Politics in German Rural Societies (Late 18th to Mid-19th Century)
Florencia Peyrou : Transition to National Politics in the Spanish Rural Society, 1808-1840
Nadine Vivier : Politics in the Village in Nineteenth-century France



Friday 6 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
F-10 - RUR05b : The Nationalisation of Rural Politics in Europe, from the French Revolution to the Second World War (session 2)
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Rural Chair: Leen Van Molle
Organizer: Leen Van MolleDiscussant: Leen Van Molle
Óscar Bascuñán Añover : The Social Conflicts in the Nationalisation of Politics in Rural Spain (1875-1931)
Alexandre Dupont : Below and Beyond the States? Boundary Communities and the Control of the Border in the Age of State-building (France-Spain)
Darina Martykanova : Countryside and Modernisation in the Discourse of Turkish Urban Intellectuals in the Early 20th Century
Jordi Planas , Raimon Soler-Becerro : Agricultural Cooperatives, Farmers’ Unions and the Politicisation of the Catalan Countryside in the Early Twentieth Century



Friday 6 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
F-11 - SPE03 : Book session: Famine in European History, ed. Guido Alfani and Cormac O'Grada, Cambridge: CUP
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Network: Labour Chair: Tamas Vonyo
Organizers: Guido Alfani, Cormac O'GradaDiscussants: Guido Alfani, Gérard Béaur, Ann M Carlos, Daniel Curtis, Jessica Dijkman, Luca Mocarelli, Cormac O'Grada, Mats Olsson, Lucia Pozzi, Donatella Strangio



Friday 6 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
F-12 - RUR12 : Crisis in the Countryside: Managing Problems of Food and Agriculture in the Low Countries, 19th-20th Century
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Network: Rural Chair: Nadine Vivier
Organizers: Dries Claeys, Laura EskensDiscussant: Liesbeth van de Grift
Dries Claeys : Governing the Reconstruction of the Belgian Countryside after the First World War
Laura Eskens : From Farmers to Forks. Belgium’s Changing Agro-Food Policy of the 1930s
Floor Haalboom : Disease as Disaster: Public Debate about Foot-and-mouth Disease Crises in the 1960s and 2001 in the Netherlands
Anton Schuurman : Three is the Magic Number. Dutch Agriculture and the Crises of 1840s, 1880s and 1930s



Saturday 7 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
F-13 - RUR07a : Policies of Innovation and Technological Change in European Atlantic Agricultures (1945 – 2000) I
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Rural , Science & Technology Chair: Mats Morell
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
Daniel Lanero Táboas : A Successful Experience of Dairy Specialization: the Región of Beira Litoral, 1960 – 1980 (Portugal)
Margot Lyautey : Fertilizers in France and Germany from the 1930’s to the 1950’s



Saturday 7 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
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



Saturday 7 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
F-15 - RUR13 : Enduring Transformations: Settler Colonialism in al-Andalus and the Canary Islands (12th-16th Centuries)
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Network: Rural Chair: Ignacio Díaz Sierra
Organizer: Ignacio Díaz SierraDiscussant: Ignacio Díaz Sierra
Ariadna Closa Ribera , Marina Mateu Mercadé : Instruments of Colonisation: the Towers of the Baix Ebre and their Link to the Creation of New Peasant Communities after the Conquest of Tortosa (Catalonia, 12th-13th Centuries)
Esteban López García : Displacement, Destruction and Settlement: the Management of Colonist and Indigenous Populations in the Kingdom of Granada and Gran Canaria (15th and 16th C.)
Núria Pacheco Catalán , Sandra Pérez Herranz : Family Ties: Kinship Structures and Property Management in Muslim and Christian Medieval Communities (Tortosa-Catalonia and Casarabonela–Malaga, 12th and 16th Centuries)
Montserrat Rovira Rafecas : The Irrigated Agriculture of the Muslim Population of Miravet (Catalonia, 12th-16th Centuries)