Call for Applications

Forum Transregionale Studien, Berlin
Up to five postdoc fellowships for the academic year 2021/22
You can find further information here.

Deadline: January 6th, 2021

Call for Papers

56th ITH Conference: Migration Worldwide: Left-wing Strategies, Migrant Actors and Capitalist Interests from the Sixteenth Century to the Present
Linz/Upper Austria, September 23 – 25, 2021

You can find further information here.

Deadline: January 10, 2021

Call for Applications

Research Network Working Futures and Centre Marc Bloch
Summer School: Sustainable Work

May 26 –29, 2021, Caputh near Berlin, Germany

You can find further information here.

Deadline: November 30, 2020

Call for Applications

Graduate School of North American Studies, Freie Universität Berlin

Doctoral grants and doctoral memberships for the academic year 2021/22

You can find further information here.

Deadline: November 30, 2020

New Publications

 

Lentz, Carola. Familie, Arbeit und soziale Mobilität. Ghanaische Perspektiven. Vol. 4. Re:work Lectures. Boston, MA: De Gruyter, 2020.

 

Lentz, Carola, and David Lowe. Remembering Independence. New York, NY: Routledge, 2018.

 

Bellucci, Stefano, and Andreas Eckert, eds. General Labour History of Africa. Workers, Employers and Governments, 20th-21st Centuries. Woodbridge, Suffolk: James Currey, 2019.

 

Sinha, Nitin, Nitin Varma, und Pankaj Jha, Hrsg. Servants’ Pasts. Sixteenth to Eighteenth Century, South Asia. Bd. 01. 02 Bde. New Delhi: Orient Blackswan, 2019.

 

Sinha, Nitin, und Nitin Varma, Hrsg. Servants’ Pasts. Late-Eighteenth to Twentieth-Century, South Asia. Bd. 02. 02 Bde. New Delhi: Orient Blackswan, 2019.

 

Fink, Leon. Deliverance Revisited. Der Triumph von Trump, die liberalen Eliten und die weiße Zombie-Arbeiterklasse. Vol. 2. Re:work Lectures. Boston, MA: De Gruyter, 2019.

 

Cooper, Frederick. Von der Sklaverei in die Prekarität? Afrikanische Arbeitsgeschichte im Globalen Kontext. Vol. 1. Re:work Lectures. Boston, MA: De Gruyter, 2019.

 

Tschurenev, Jana. Empire,Civil Society, and the Beginnings of Colonial Education in India. Cambridge University Press, 2019.

 

Schmidt, Jürgen. August Bebel. Social Democracy and the Founding of the Labour Movement. Translated by Christine Brocks. London: I.B. Tauris, 2019.

 

Holthus, Barbara / Bertram, Hans (eds.). Parental well-being Satisfaction with work, family life, and family policy in Germany and Japan. München: iudicium, 2018.

 

Schmidt, Jürgen. Brüder, Bürger und Genossen. Die deutsche Arbeiterbewegung zwischen Klassenkampf und Bürgergesellschaft 1830-1870. Bonn: Dietz, 2018.

 

Williams, James, and Felicitas Hentschke, eds. To Be at Home. House, Work, and Self in the Modern World. Boston, MA: De Gruyter Oldenbourg, 2018.

 

Bösch, Frank, ed. Wege in die digitale Gesellschaft. Computernutzung in der Bundesrepublik 1955-1990. Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag, 2018.

 

Bösch, Frank, Caroline Moine, and Stefanie Senger, eds. Internationale Solidarität. Globales Engagement in der Bundesrepublik und der DDR. Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag, 2018.

 

Alber, Erdmute. Transfers of Belonging. A Social History of Child Fostering in West Africa. Boston, MA: Brill, 2018.

 

Zimmermann, Susan, ed. 2018. Labour Histories Revisited/L’histoire ouvrière revisitée [= DOSSIER in: European Review of History / Revue européenne d’histoire, 25 (01)].

 

Boris, Eileen, Dorothea Hoehtker, and Susan Zimmermann, eds. 2018. Women’s ILO. Transnational Networks, Global Labour Standards, and Gender Equity, 1919 to Present. Leiden: Brill.

 

Cooper, Frederick. Citizenship, Inequality, and Difference. Historical Perspectives. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2018.

 

Axster, Felix, and Nikolas Lelle, eds. »Deutsche Arbeit«. Kritische Perspektiven auf ein ideologisches Selbstbild. Göttingen: Wallstein, 2018.

 

Beckert, Sven, and Dominic Sachsenmaier, eds. 2018. Global History, Globally. Research and Practice Around the World. London: Bloomsbury.

 

Beckert, Sven, and Christine Desan, eds. 2018. American Capitalism. New Histories. New York, NY: Columbia University Press.

 

Hofmeester, Karin, and Marcel van der Linden, eds. 2018. Handbook Global History of Work. Berlin: De Gruyter.

  

Sarkar, Mahua, ed. 2018. Work out of Place. Berlin: De Gruyter.

  

Kocka, Jürgen, and Jürgen Schmidt, eds. Arbeit und Kapitalismus [= Special Issue Geschichte und Gesellschaft, 43 (2)], 2017.

 

Eckert, Andreas, ed. Global Histories of Work. Berlin: De Gruyter Oldenbourg, 2016.

 

Please find a selection of publications by our fellows here.

International Social History Association (ISHA)

ISHA Newsletter Vol. 7 | No. 1 | December 2018

Eigen-Sinn: Handlungsräume und Herrschaftspraxis

Kollaborative Plattform zur Konzeption der Alltagsgeschichte im Anschluss an Alf Lüdtke (1943-2019)

 

Congratulations

Former re:work fellow Dmitri van den Bersselaar (University of Leipzig) and former Guest of the Director Michel R. Doortmont (University of Groningen) have been awarded the 2019 ASA Service Award by the American African Studies Association (ASA). They receive the award together with their colleagues Jan Jansen (Leiden University) and John Hanson (Indiana University) for their "outstanding dedication to the ASA’s mission of encouraging the production and dissemination of knowledge about Africa, past and present.”