[H-verkko] CFP: Shocks and Reconstructions: Histories of Long-Term Inequalities (Finland in Comparison V)

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Ke Kesä 1 11:23:44 EEST 2016

Agricolan artikkelipyyntöihin on lähetetty uusi ilmoitus:
Shocks and Reconstructions: Histories of Long-Term Inequalities (Finland in
Comparison V)
University of Tampere, Finland, October 24–25, 2016

The fifth meeting in the international seminar series Finland in Comparison,
organised by  The Finnish Centre of Excellence in Historical Research, will
explore and discuss national histories in comparative perspective.

Keynote Speakers

Professor Jane Humphries, University of Oxford, UK
Professor Peter H. Lindert, University of California, Davis, US
Professor Nils Erik Villstrand, Åbo Akademi University, Finland
Professor Petri Karonen, University of Jyväskylä, Finland


University of Tampere, Finland.

Call for Papers

The special theme of the 2016 conference is the role of long-term inequalities
in societal development: what kind of inequalities and distinctions have been
important in history, how they have been produced and/or overcome. The range of
topics may vary from medieval to current phenomena and from material to social
or spiritual spheres of life. We welcome papers focusing on the history of
Finland, or any society, and especially comparative approaches, in time or in

Researchers interested in proposing an individual paper or a session are invited
to send a short abstract (max 250 words) in English by June 30, 2016 to the
following email address: johanna.annola[at]uta.fi. The accepted / rejected
speakers will be notified in August.

While no travel grants are available, the organisers will provide meals and
accommodation in Tampere for accepted speakers. There is no registration fee.

Ilmoituksen lähetti: Johanna Annola <johanna.annola at uta.fi>
Ilmoitus vanhentuu: 1.7.2016
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