Fourth ESSHC

CFP: conference in The Hague

Fourth European Social Science History Conference
The Hague, the Netherlands, 27 February-2 March 2002

Call for Papers

The ESSHC aims at bringing together scholars interested in explaining historical phenomena using the methods of the social sciences. The conference is characterized by a lively exchange in many small groups, rather than by formal plenary sessions.

The Conference welcomes papers and sessions on any topic and any historical period. It is organised in a large number of networks:

  • Africa
  • Antiquity
  • Asia
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culture
  • Economics
  • Education and Childhood
  • Elites
  • Ethnicity and Migration
  • Family and Demography
  • Geography
  • Government and Politics
  • Health
  • Labour
  • Latin America
  • Middle Ages
  • Nations and Nationalism
  • Oral History
  • Political Movements
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Religion
  • Rural
  • Sexuality
  • Social Inequality
  • Technology
  • Theory
  • Urban
  • Women and Gender
  • World History

The deadline for sending in a pre-registration form and abstract is 1 March 2001.

The Conference fee will be NLG 300 (at present this is about US $120).

Further information and an electronic pre-registration form can be obtained from the Conference Internet site at from the conference secretariat:


European Social Science History Conference 2002
c/o International Institute of Social History
Cruquiusweg 31
1019 AT Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Telephone: +31.20.66 858 66
Fax: +31.20.66 541 81

Posted: 9 November 2000