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


Showing: room U (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
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

Wednesday 4 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
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

Wednesday 4 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
U-3 - REL02 : Deviant Devotions? Stigmatic Cults and Lived Religion in Modern Europe
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Religion Chair: Mary Heimann
Organizers: Andrea Graus, Leonardo Rossi, Kristof Smeyers, Tine Van OsselaerDiscussant: Mary Heimann
Andrea Graus : On Deviance and Religious Cults in Fin-de-siècle France
Leonardo Rossi : “Shocking Devotion”: Sensory Perception, Popular Cult and Religious Practices to Non-approved Stigmatics in Modern Italy. The Case of Palma Mattarelli d’Oria (1825-1888)
Kristof Smeyers : Christ in Curls. Devotion, Ridicule and Mary Ann Girling
Tine Van Osselaer : On Coughing and other Rebellious Acts: the Faithful, the Church and Deviant Devotions in the 19th and early 20th Centuries

Wednesday 4 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
U-4 - REL04 : Religion and Economic Resources in a Catholic Society (Portugal, 16th-19th centuries)
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Religion Chair: Sarah Moran
Organizer: Isabel dos Guimarães SáDiscussant: Silvia Evangelisti
Paula Bessa : Donations for Portuguese Parish Churches and Chapels in the Sixteenth Century
Luciana Gandelman : Rituals of Exchange: Conflicts over Economic Relations in Daily Life through Felipe III’s Pardon Letters in Portugal (1598-1621)
Ana Mafalda Lopes : "As Soon as God Takes Me: Widows and Provisions for the Afterlife
Isabel dos Guimarães Sá : Material Provisions for Spiritual Concerns: Profane and Sacred Objects in the Afterlife (Porto, 1500-1700)

Thursday 5 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
U-5 - FAM19 : Family Systems and Kinship Systems: Exploring a Conundrum
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Family and Demography Chair: Violetta Hionidou
Organizer: Mikolaj SzoltysekDiscussant: Jean-François Mignot
Réka Gyimesi , Péter Öri : East of the Hajnal-line: Household Structure, First Marriage and Out-migration in Hungary (Zsámbék and Bonyhád in the 1850s and 1860s)
Mary Louise Nagata : Intersecting Communities: Household, Family and Neighborhood in Early Modern Kyoto
Christopher Neumaier : From Patriarchy to Partnership: a Path Not Taken? The Negotiation of Gender Roles in West German Families, 1950s – 1980s
Mikolaj Szoltysek , Radoslaw Poniat & Siegfried Gruber : Family Systems and the “Woman’s Property Complex”: Testing the Unity of Western Eurasia with Historical Census Microdata Samples

Thursday 5 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
U-6 - REL10 : Revolution, Reform, Religion
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Religion Chair: Tine Van Osselaer
Organizers: -Discussants: Liise Lehtsalu, Tine Van Osselaer
Tobias Budke : European Reformers and their Network(s)
Juan Ibáñez Castro : Judgments on Feminine Religiosity in 17th Century Spain. Women Mystics and Visionaries under Examination in the Writings of Fray Jerónimo Gracián (1604) and Fray Jerónimo Planes (1639)
Tiina Lintunen : Revolution and Religion: the Attitudes of Socialist Rebels towards Religion
Martin Nykvist : Abstinent Masculinity: Christian Responses to the Sexual Revolution in Sweden

Thursday 5 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
U-7 - REL12a : The Man Behind the Curtain. The Social Life of Clergy (session 1)
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Criminal Justice , Material and Consumer Culture , Religion Chair: Beverly Tjerngren
Organizers: Jon Stobart, Beverly TjerngrenDiscussant: Janine Maegraith
William Gibson : The Finances of the Anglican Episcopate, 1689-1800
Jonas Lindström : The Economic Network of an Eighteenth-century Clergyman
Jon Stobart : Genteel or Respectable? The Material Culture of Rural Clergy in Late Georgian England

Thursday 5 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
U-8 - REL12b : The Man Behind the Curtain. The Social Life of Clergy (session 2)
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Material and Consumer Culture , Religion Chair: Jon Stobart
Organizers: Jon Stobart, Beverly TjerngrenDiscussant: Mikael Alm
Jackie Eales : The Social Identity of the Clergy Family in Early Modern England
Craig Kelly : On the Frontline of a Social Disciplinary Revolution: the Case of Church Ministers in Aberdeen and Perth
Rosamund Oates : Clerical Hospitality and Sociable Eating in Early Modern England
Beverly Tjerngren : If these Walls could Talk: the Rectory, the Clergy Household, and Social Identity in Early Modern Sweden

Friday 6 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
U-9 - REL05 : Religion and the Body in the North of Europe, c.1400—1700
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Religion Chair: Katie Barclay
Organizer: Raisa Maria ToivoDiscussant: Katie Barclay
Louise Nyholm Kallestrup : An Ungodly Body. Embodied Emotions in Danish Witchcraft Prosecutions
Rose-Marie Peake : Kissing the Sacred Wounds – an Expression of Same-sex Desire in Seventeenth-century France?
Karin Sennefelt : The Body and the Word in Seventeenth Century Sweden
Raisa Maria Toivo : Taming the Mother of God: Virgin Mary, the Lived Reformation and Bodily Practices in the North?

Friday 6 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
U-10 - REL06 : Mission History: New Approaches
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Religion Chair: Patrick Pasture
Organizers: -Discussant: Patrick Pasture
Jordan Bratt : Mapping the Gathering: Visualizing Mormonism's Perpetual Emigrating Fund using R
Pia Lundqvist : Missionary Life Stories in the Contact Zone
Igor Sosa Mayor : The Costs of Early Modern Global Expansion for the Religious Orders: a First Approach

Friday 6 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
U-11 - REL07 : Christian Home Missions and Revivals
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Religion Chair: Patrick Pasture
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Svein Ivar Langhelle : Self-confident Farmers and Nordic Revivals
Mary Clare Martin : Catechising and Family Relationships in Britain, 1740-1870: Instruction, Communication and Denomination
Yvonne Maria Werner : Catholic Mission and Conversion in Scandinavia: Some Reflections on Religion, Modernization, and Identity Construction

Friday 6 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
U-12 - REL08 : Life Histories
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Religion Chair: Yvonne Maria Werner
Organizers: -Discussant: Yvonne Maria Werner
Galina Novikova : Spirituality and Religiosity in Transformation: Lived Orthodoxy in Biographies of Rrthodox Christians in Post-soviet Russia
Ilona Pajari : Cemeteries: Location, Use, and Social and Emotional Significance
Matleena Sopanen : Division of Work between Lay Preachers and Priests of the Finnish Evangelical Lutheran Church at the Beginning of the 20th Century

Saturday 7 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
U-13 - SPA05 : Text Mining and GIS
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Antiquity , Spatial and Digital History Chair: Ivo Zandhuis
Organizers: -Discussant: David Bodenhamer
Ruth Byrne : The Language of Immigration in the Victorian Press: A Corpus Approach
Matti La Mela : Diffusion and Conflict: Spatial Analysis of Wild Berry-picking in the Nordic Area in the Late Nineteenth Century
François Dominic Laramée : Important Matters from Afar: Curiosity about America in Late Ancien Régime French Print Media
Rada Varga , Angela Lumezeanu : The Process of Record Linkage on Roman Epigraphical Sources

Saturday 7 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
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

Saturday 7 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
U-15 - REL11 : Roundtable: Imagining European Unity Since 1000 AD
PFC/03/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Religion , Theory Chair: Thomas Welskopp
Organizer: Patrick PastureDiscussants: Stefan Berger, Liesbeth van de Grift, John C. Wood