This is a list of coming events at the IISH.


public lecture focusing on social inequality

Social inequality: what's got work to do with it?

  • lecture/debate
  • 22 November, 20 h., IISH
  • drinks afterwards 

Since the publication of Piketty’s Capital in the twenty-first century in 2014 social inequality has become the talk of the town. Although the field as such is not new, with the ongoing process of globalisation and the rise of populist political movements,  the topic has gained urgency.

Sarah Hackett

"Britain’s Rural Muslims: Rethinking Integration (post 1960s)"

  • Lecture
  • November 5th, 15.30 o'clock, Max Nettlau Room with drinks afterwards

We are happy to invite you to the lecture by Sarah Hackett. Hackett is Reader in Modern European History. Her research focuses on European Muslim immigration in the post-1945 era, particularly to Britain and Germany.

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Workshop: Social inequality: what has work got to do with it?

  • Workshop @ IISH
  • 22 November 2019

The International Institute of Social History (IISH) organizes this workshop in Amsterdam on November 22, 2019 as part of its long tradition in the study of social movements and its long running research programme on global labour relations. 

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ESSHC Conference 2020

  • Wednesday 18 - Saturday 21 March 2020
  • Leiden (the Netherlands)

The IISH organizes the ESSHC conference once every two years. The aim of the ESSHC is to bring together scholars who explain historical phenomena using the methods of the social sciences.