Social and Labour History News

Subscribe to Social and Labour History News feed
Updated: 1 hour 37 min ago

L'impact des normes de l'OIT sur la scène internationale

Mon, 2019-07-29 10:30

L'impact des normes de l'OIT sur la scène internationale

Mardi 24 septembre 2019

Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne

Institutions organisatrices et partenaires :
Institut des Sciences Sociales du Travail
Réseau International CIELO Laboral
Réseau d'excellence
Red de estudio y difusión del impacto de las nuevas TICS en la empresa

 

 

8:30 -8h45- Accueil

Du travail au lieu de vie. Quelles mobilisations contre les risques professionnels et les atteintes à l’environnement ?

Mon, 2019-07-29 10:22

Organisé à l’initiative de militants de la santé au travail et de chercheurs en sciences humaines et sociales, ce colloque se fonde sur le constat du développement de pathologies d’origine industrielle et de leur sous-estimation dans les statistiques existantes. Ces maux sont dits et dénoncés par les populations qui les subissent depuis les années soixante-dix, et plus encore dans un contexte de désindustrialisation au cours duquel les travailleurs restent exposés à l’héritage toxique des entreprises qui ferment.

Digital museum on Makronissos detention camp (Greece)

Mon, 2019-07-29 09:27

The Archives of Contemporary Social History (ASKI), a Greek institution member of the IALHI, has just launched a digital museum (in English) on the detention camp of Makronissos.

The collection is available here: https://www.makronissos.org/en/

CfP: Minorities and Self-determination – 100th Anniversary of the Post-World War I Plebiscites

Mon, 2019-07-22 14:19

Scholars working in the fields of history, political science, economics, sociology, law and related disciplines are invited to submit paper proposals for the international conference “Minorities and Self-determination – 100th Anniversary of the Post-World War I Plebiscites”. The organizers welcome paper abstracts within predefined thematic panels listed below. The deadline for abstracts submission is 15 October 2019.

Overview

CfP: Working Environments, Unruly Natures. World-Ecology 2020

Mon, 2019-07-22 12:24
Working Environments, Unruly NaturesNo Politics of Work without Nature, No Politics of Nature without Work! Call For Papers Sixth Annual Conference of the World-Ecology Research Network, Bonn, July 28-30, 2020 In the unfolding climate crisis, two questions loom large in the search for p

14º Jornadas Nacionales de Historia de las Mujeres / 9º Congreso Iberoamericano de Estudios de Género

Mon, 2019-07-22 12:11

Desde el 29 de Julio y hasta el 01 de agosto se realizan en la Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata el encuentro sobre Estudios de Género e Historia de las Mujeres con más tradición en nuestra región en habla hispana. Las 14º JORNADAS NACIONALES DE HISTORIA DE LAS MUJERES Y EL 9º CONGRESO IBEROAMERICANO DE ESTUDIOS DE GÉNERO vienen desarrollándose desde 1991, época en que como sostiene Mónica Tarducci “el feminismo era mala palabra”.

CfP: 4th International Conference in Economic and Social History: Varieties of Capitalism in the Mediterranean (18th-20th c.)

Wed, 2019-07-17 15:43

GREEK ECONOMIC HISTORY ASSOCIATION
IONIAN UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY

4th International Conference in Economic and Social History
Corfu, 1-3 October 2020
Varieties of Capitalism in the Mediterranean (18th-20th c.)

Call for papers and sessions

Tags: ELHN

JHES special issue: Siting Nuclear Installations at the Border

Wed, 2019-07-17 14:52

JHES3 2018 now available!

Volume 3: Special Issue: Siting Nuclear Installations at the Border

JHES-Journal for the History of Environment and Society is an open access journal that welcomes submissions on articles concerning Environmental History. JHES is published in collaboration with Brepols Publishers and can be obtained both online and in print.

CONTENTS

Editorial
JHES Editorial Board

Nuclear Installations at the Border. Transnational Connections and International Implications. An Introduction
Arne Kaijser, Jan-Henrik Meyer

Tags: ELHN

CfP: The British Labour Movement and Internationalism (special issue of Socialist History)

Mon, 2019-07-15 11:00

In this era of Brexit, the British Labour Party and the wider labour movement face the twin challenges of globalised capitalism on the one hand, and an upsurge in backward-looking nationalism on the other. Siren voices call on Labour to embrace one side or the other. In this context it seems more necessary than ever to re-examine the internationalist tradition within British labour and democratic movements over the preceding two centuries.

CfP: World Making and the City

Mon, 2019-07-15 10:49

World Making and the City

RHS Symposium

13-15 May, 2020

University of Warwick

Keynote: 
Prof. Michael Goebel, The Graduate Institute, Geneva

CfP: Making it Real. Historical Authenticity in Museums and Collections in the UK, Germany, and Europe

Mon, 2019-07-15 10:42
Location: CambridgeWhipple Museum of the History of Science Liba Taub (Whipple Museum of the History of Science, Cambridge); Ulf Hashagen (Deutsches Museum, Munich & LMU, Munich); Achim Saupe (Leibniz-Research Alliance Historical Authenticity – Centre for Contemporary History Potsdam) 

CfP: Revue Dynamiques. Nucléaire et démocratie

Mon, 2019-07-15 10:05

Argumentaire

1° Encuentro Internacional de Investigadores en Estudios Afrolatinoamericanos

Mon, 2019-07-15 10:00

1er Encuentro Internacional de Investigadores en Estudios Afrolatinoamericanos

Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

27-29 de mayo de 2020

En el centenario del natalicio de Manuel Zapata Olivella (1920-2004)

PRIMERA CIRCULAR

II Congreso internacional de investigadorxs sobre anarquismo

Tue, 2019-07-09 11:41

Los días 11, 12 y 13 de julio tendrá lugar en la Facultad de Humanidades y Ciencias de la Educación el II Congreso Internacional de Investigadorxs sobre Anarquismo(s),
coorganizado por una comisión formada por docentes, estudiantes y egresadxs de la Universidad de la República (Uruguay), así como por investigadorxs independientes y
activistas y por el Cedinici (Centro de Documentación e Investigación de la Cultura de Izquierda en Argentina, Universidad Nacional San Martín - Argentina).

Child refugees from the Spanish Civil War: a scrapbook tells a story

Mon, 2019-07-08 11:18

The aerial bombardment of Spanish towns by German and Italian planes during the Spanish Civil War prompted the co-ordination of an unprecedented mass-evacuation of refugee children. 4,000 arrived in Britain in 1937. Deprived of support from the British government, the children were cared for in ‘colonies’ across the UK supported entirely by volunteers in the local community. 

Inventario dei materiali che hanno attinenza con la donna e le questioni di genere nei fondi archivistici della Fondazione Pellegrini Canevascini

Mon, 2019-07-08 11:16

Riteniamo utile, in concomitanza con il secondo sciopero generale nazionale delle donne del 14 giugno 2019, raccogliere tutte le informazioni che possono guidare i/le interessati/e a muoversi fra i diversi fondi della FPC che contengono materiale sul tema.

La collocazione segnala il numero della scatola del fondo, quello della cartella al suo interno; eventualmente anche quello della camicia e, in casi eccezionali, il numero progressivo del documento nella camicia.

(See attachment)

CfP: North and South. Forms of Inequality within International Politics of Scientific Production

Mon, 2019-07-08 10:19

The debate around the North-South divide accumulates a significant amount of literature since the late 1960s. South is a concept addressing spatial representations of inequality, relevant for analyzing issues affecting peripheral societies, but not having much to say on issues relevant to societies labeled as ‘Northern’.

Museum Collections in Motion. Colonial and Postcolonial Encounters

Mon, 2019-07-08 09:54
Museum Collections in MotionColonial and Postcolonial Encounters

July 15-17, 2019

CfP: Transforming Capitalism through Real Utopias. Featuring Erik Olin Wright’s legacy

Mon, 2019-07-08 09:42

Transforming Capitalism through Real Utopias. Featuring Erik Olin Wright’s legacy

January 23 and 24, 2020

Faculty of Economics of the University of Coimbra >> CALL FOR PAPERS until July 30

Appel à candidatures pour le Prix Francis Blanchard 2019 sur l'histoire de l'Organisation internationale du travail.

Mon, 2019-07-08 09:32

A l'occasion de son dixième anniversaire, l'AFOIT (Association Française pour l'Organisation Internationale du Travail), a créé le prix Francis Blanchard. Elle veut ainsi honorer la mémoire de Francis Blanchard, ancien Directeur Général (1974-1989) du BIT (Bureau International du Travail) et l'un des membres fondateurs de l'AFOIT.

Pages