Labour In Mining Blog

Publication #4: Managerial Trade-Unionism and the British Association of Colliery Management 0

Publication #4: Managerial Trade-Unionism and the British Association of Colliery Management

We draw your attention on a new article published by two of our members: Andrew Perchard & Keith Gildart, “ʽRun with the fox and hunt with the houndsʼ: Managerial Trade-Unionism and the British Association of Colliery...

ELHN Amsterdam 2019 – Proposals’ Evaluation Results – Labour Conditions in Mining Towns in History 0

ELHN Amsterdam 2019 – Proposals’ Evaluation Results – Labour Conditions in Mining Towns in History

Announcing our CFP “Living Conditions in Mining Towns in History” in May 2018 we did not even imagine to receive that large amount of proposals we actually received in September. We were a brand new Working...

CFP #3: Sous-sol : une histoire d’interdépendances verticales – Traverse 2 / 2020 0

CFP #3: Sous-sol : une histoire d’interdépendances verticales – Traverse 2 / 2020

An interesting CFP for Mining Historians: the complete document here ” Ce numéro thématique profite de ce regain d’intérêt pour sonder l’évolution historique des relations humaines au sous-sol. En partant de l’idée que les niveaux...

CFP #2: TECHNOLOGY AND POWER _ 46th Symposium of ICOHTEC in Katowice, Poland, 22 – 27 July 2019 0

CFP #2: TECHNOLOGY AND POWER _ 46th Symposium of ICOHTEC in Katowice, Poland, 22 – 27 July 2019

A CFP that might interest our members: Social theorists from Max Weber to Jürgen Habermas have argued that power relations are among the defining characteristics of every society, along with culture and economic relations....

Seminar #1: “La mine un affaire d’Etat?” Marseille, october 2018-february 2019 0

Seminar #1: “La mine un affaire d’Etat?” Marseille, october 2018-february 2019

An interesting seminar about French mining history will begin soon in Marseille (France). Here a brief description: The mine, i.e. the vast field of mining operations and the social, economic, political and cultural phenomena...

PhD Defence Announcement #1: Ariane Mak, EHESS 0

PhD Defence Announcement #1: Ariane Mak, EHESS

We are glad to inform our community that Ariane Mak, a member of LIM, is going to defend her thesis on the 25th of September 2018 at 14h in EHESS, Salle du Conseil A (salle BS1_28),...

DEADLINES REMINDER – 3rd ELHN 2019 – Amsterdam 0

DEADLINES REMINDER – 3rd ELHN 2019 – Amsterdam

Our CFPs’ deadlines are approaching !! 5 september 2018 for the CFP “Living conditions in mining towns in history” 14 september 2018 for the CFP “Health Environment and Labour in Mining” (coorganized with the WG Occupational...

CFP #3: Health, Environment and Labour in Mining 0

CFP #3: Health, Environment and Labour in Mining

A new CFP for the Third Conference of the European Labour History Network (ELHN) (Amsterdam, 19-21 September 2019) !! It’s a CFP for a joint session on “Health, Environment and Labour in Mining” organised by (us) the Working...

Media #1 : Interview to our Coordinator, Professor L. Papastefanaki, abour Greek Miners and Communities 0

Media #1 : Interview to our Coordinator, Professor L. Papastefanaki, abour Greek Miners and Communities

INTERVIEW | Leda Papastefanaki : The unknown history of Greek mines: social relations, public policies and the role of French companies Leda Papastefanaki is Associate Professor of Economic and Social History in the Department of...

Publication #3:  Humos y sangre. Protestas en la cuenca de las piritas y masacre en Riotinto 0

Publication #3: Humos y sangre. Protestas en la cuenca de las piritas y masacre en Riotinto

New publication by emeritus professor Gérard Chastagnaret (in Spanish): Gérard Chastagnaret, Humos y sangre. Protestas en la cuenca de las piritas y masacre en Riotinto (1877-1890), Publicacions de la Universitat d’Alacant, Alicante, 2017 (456...

Conference #1: WEHC 2018, Mining history papers and panels 0

Conference #1: WEHC 2018, Mining history papers and panels

Some mining related papers and panels scheduled in the next WEHC 2018   PANELS Global Copper: Mining, Smelting, Minting, and Manufacturing from the Baroque to the Modern From Mining to Currency and Money Markets in the...

Article Release #1 : Expansión minera y reforma liberal – España siglo XIX 0

Article Release #1 : Expansión minera y reforma liberal – España siglo XIX

Take a look to the : “Expansión minera y reforma liberal. Peculiaridades de un cambio institucional en la España del siglo XIX“, Areas, Revista Internacional de Ciencias Sociales, 37, 2018, pp. 145-157 on liberal...

CFP #2 : Living conditions in mining towns in history 0

CFP #2 : Living conditions in mining towns in history

Our CFP for ELHN Amsterdam 2019  is available! * Check it CfP_Living conditions in mining towns in history_ELHN2019[5498] !! Call for papers, deadline 5 September 2018 Third Conference of the European Labour History Network (ELHN)...