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


Showing: room H (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
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

Wednesday 4 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
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

Wednesday 4 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
H-3 - THE02 : The Public Dimension of Memory - Concepts, Approaches, Fields of Research
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Network: Theory Chair: Franziska Metzger
Organizers: Markus Furrer, Franziska MetzgerDiscussant: Franziska Metzger
Markus Furrer : Remembering and Teaching the Cold War - How does Memory Culture Influence History Teaching?
Nicole Immler : How the Colonial Past became a Colonial Present. Human Rights as a Social Imaginary in the Field of Transitional Justice
Slawomir Kapralski : The Public Sphere of Memory and its Transformation: Social Memory and Distorted Communication
Susanne Popp : Schools and Public History – an Approach of History Didactics
Katarzyna Stoklosa : Public Controversies of Memory with a Focus on Border Regions

Wednesday 4 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
H-4 - WOR04 : Extensions of the State and Cultural Encounters in Africa, Asia and Europe from the 17th to the 20th Century
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Network: World History Chairs: -
Organizer: Otso KortekangasDiscussant: Lisa Hellman
Mari Eyice : Who’s afraid of the Turk?
Federica Guazzini : Questioning Flight and Displacement during the Italo-Ethiopian War and its Aftermath in a Regional Perspective
Patrik Hettula : Influencing British Colonial Policy – Expatriate Euro-Africans and the Gold Coast Press in the Change of the 20th Century
Otso Kortekangas : Inclusions through Exclusions. Education of the Indigenous Sámi in Early Twentieth Century Norway, Sweden and Finland

Thursday 5 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
H-6 - THE05 : Meet the Editors of Rethinking History: What Does it Mean to Rethink History Today?
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Network: Theory Chair: Berber Bevernage
Organizers: Patrick Finney, Kalle PihlainenDiscussants: -

Thursday 5 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
H-7 - THE04 : Economic History, Social Science History and a Historical Social Science
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Network: Theory Chair: Thomas Welskopp
Organizer: Norbert FabianDiscussant: Thomas Welskopp
Norbert Fabian : Structural Network Analyses as Sociohistorical and Didactical Models for a Historical Social Science
Marijn Molema : History, Economy and Policy: what Historians can Learn from Social Scientists (and vice versa)

Thursday 5 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
H-8 - CUL16 : (Trans)national Feminist Practices in the Nordic Countries since the 1960s
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Networks: Culture , Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: Heidi Kurvinen, Arja TurunenDiscussants: -
Elisabeth Elgán : 1970’s Feminist Activism: Archives vs Testimonies
Heidi Kurvinen : Feminist Practices in Swedish and Finnish Newsrooms 1970–1990: Interpreting Oral Histories and Media Texts
Arja Turunen : “I am a Feminist because I don’t fit in”: Life Stories of Finnish Second Wave Feminists
Hannah Yoken : Transnational Influences & Connections: Exploring Finnish and Swedish Feminist Magazines, 1970s–1990s.

Friday 6 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
H-9 - RUR16 : Social Organisation and Agricultural Development
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Network: Rural Chair: Anton Schuurman
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Sanjukta Ghosh : Agricultural Improvement and Elite Roles: Colonial Rural India 1921-29.
Peter Gray : The Agrarian Thought of William Sharman Crawford
Sarah Kunkel : Nkrumah’s Farmers: Agricultural Development under State-Capitalism in Ghana
Piotr Miodunka : The Diversity of the Agro-system in Southern Poland to the Mid-19th Century

Friday 6 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
H-10 - WOR11 : Where do we stand with Global, World and Transnational History
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Network: World History Chair: Holger Weiss
Organizers: -Discussants: Stefano Bellucci, Holger Weiss
Leo Lucassen : Understanding Working Class Populism: the Social Contract as an Analytical Tool to Understand Global Labour History
Matthias Middell : Global History and Transregional Entanglements
Katja Naumann : Histories of International Organisations from a Global Perspective

Friday 6 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
H-11 - THE08 : Meet the Editors: State Sponsored History after 1945
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Network: Theory Chair: Berber Bevernage
Organizers: -Discussants: Stefan Berger, Berber Bevernage, Anna Clark, Maria Grever

Friday 6 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
H-12 - LAB01 : Roundtable: A Phase of Global Revolution (mid 1900s-mid 1920)?
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Networks: Labour , Theory , World History Chair: Christian G. De Vito
Organizers: Stefan Berger, Klaus WeinhauerDiscussants: Christian G. De Vito, Kirwin Shaffer, Thomas Welskopp
Stefan Berger , Klaus Weinhauer : A Phase of Global Revolution (mid 1900s-mid 1920)

Saturday 7 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
H-13 - THE09 : Meet the Editors: Marioa Carretero, Maria Grever an Stefan Berger
MST/03/004 Main Site Tower
Network: Theory Chair: Stefan Berger
Organizers: -Discussants: Stefan Berger, Mario Carretero, Lindsay Gibson, Maria Grever, Chencheng Shen, Holger Thünemann

Saturday 7 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
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