Programme

Showing: room B159 (all days)
Tue 11 June
    11.00 - 12.30
    14.00 - 15.30

Wed 12 June
    09.00 - 10.30
    11.00 - 12.30
    14.00 - 15.30
    16.00 - 17.30

Thu 13 June
    09.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 12.30
    14.00 - 15.30
    16.00 - 17.30

Fri 14 June
    09.00 - 17.00

All days
Tuesday 11 June 2024 14.00 - 15.30
B159 -2 FAM1 Labour, gender and social mobility during the industrialization. I: Institutional and organisational changes and social mobility
SAL 32.4
Network: Labour and Family Economy Chairs: -
Organizers: L. F. Alos, C. Lorandini Discussant: M. Martini
M. C. Jou : Labour family mobility of rural artisans in Catalonia: case study of construction artisans (1750-1805)
L. F. Alos : Technical change, changes in labor markets and social mobility in wine-growing and proto-industrial Catalonia (18th-19th centuries)
C. Lorandini : Black swans? Female overseers in the silk industry: evidence from Tyrol in the 19th century
M. Renom : The liberalization of food markets and the social mobility in the horticultural and poultry sectors (Barcelona, 18th-19th centuries)



Wednesday 12 June 2024 09.00 - 10.30
B159 -3 FAM2 Labour, gender and social mobility during the industrialization. II: Education and social mobility
SAL 32.4
Network: Labour and Family Economy Chairs: -
Organizers: L. F. Alos, C. Lorandini Discussant: M. Martini
L. Henderson, M. Kaiser : The political economy of skills, occupational entitlements, and social immobility: evidence from industrialising Coventry, 1790-1830
R. Hettiarachchi : The social mobility of Indian immigrant plantation women workers of British colonial Sri Lanka (19th century)
M. Kaiser, L. Henderson : The political economy of skills, occupational entitlements, and social immobility: evidence from industrialising Coventry, 1790-1830
G. Kitsoleris : Intra-generational social mobility in terms of occupation in Greece. The effect of crisis and overeducation on career mobility in a segmented labour market
A. Mayer : Aspirations to social mobility among the working and lower middle classes in German-speaking Central Europe, 1840-1914



Wednesday 12 June 2024 11.00 - 12.30
B159 -4 FAM3 Labour and Old Age / Labouring Elderly
SAL 32.4
Network: Labour and Family Economy Chair: M. Papathanassiou
Organizers: - Discussants: C. Borderias, C. Mutos Xicola
J. McFarland : Elderly workers, the household, and the parish in seventeenth-century Venice
M. Papathanassiou : Poverty, labour and family economy in old age: Street-workers in mid-19th century London / Rural servants in the early 20th century Austrian Alps
L. Pelzl : Social Mobility between Middle and Old Age in 17th and 18th-century Germany
C. Uppenberg : Challenging the domestic: Care work, generation change and the gendered social reproduction of a semi-landless class in 19th century Sweden.
B. Zucca : Elderly people at work in preindustrial urban Piedmont: an overview from families and charity institutions



Wednesday 12 June 2024 14.00 - 15.30
B159 -5 PRE1 Conceptual debates on precarity
SAL 32.4
Network: Precarious Labour Chair: S. Marti
Organizers: - Discussant: S. Marti
C. Garland : ‘In inverse ratio to the duration of its expenditure’ – compressing the wage relation into as few hours as possible: ‘independent contactors’, employees and zero-hours contracts
D. Karlsson : ‘At least I’ve got this freedom’: self-precarization and subjectivity among digital freelance workers in the cultural industries
L. Mathlouthi : “Our Poor Little White Slaves”: Victorian child labour between precariousness and marginalisation from the 1830’s to the 1880’s
P. Ray : Care Work and Precarity of Life: The Kinship of Gender, Caste and Stigma



Wednesday 12 June 2024 16.00 - 17.30
B159 -6 PRE2 Social groups that work under precarious conditions I: State and business actors creating precarity
SAL 32.4
Network: Precarious Labour Chair: N. T. Andersen
Organizers: - Discussant: N. T. Andersen
D. Antunes, M. Tunes : Labor Market Disorganization and Precariousness: The Occupational Profile of the Poor in Contemporary Brazil
T. Bergholm : Giving access to winter employment
A. Panagopoulos : Precarious Labour in the construction of Digital Society: the case of Digitalization Projects’ workers in Greece, 2004-2020
R. Thyagarajan : Sanitation at Whose Cost? Environmental Public Interest Litigation in 1990s India and the Judicial Construction of Precarity in Public Employment
M. Tunes, D. Antunes : Faculdades de Campinas



Thursday 13 June 2024 11.00 - 12.30
B159 -8 PRE3 Social groups that work under precarious conditions II: Artisan and informalized labour
SAL 32.4
Network: Precarious Labour Chair: M. F. Arellanes
Organizers: - Discussant: M. F. Arellanes
N. Potamianos : : The creation of "regulated professions" in Greece, 1900-1940
K. C. Priemel : The perks of precariousness. ‘Casual’ labour in British printing, c. 1950-1986
S. K. Rai : The Categories of Precarity: Handloom Weavers in early 20th century North India
I. Valassopoulos : From Artisans to Activists: Greek Shoemakers’ Political Mobilization and Radicalization (1880s-1921)



Thursday 13 June 2024 14.00 - 15.30
B159 -9 PRE4 Organizing strategies against precarity
SAL 32.4
Network: Precarious Labour Chair: R. Kösters
Organizers: - Discussants: -
J. Apelt : The organising efforts of workers at the grocery delivery company Gorillas in Berlin
T. Holmlund : The Role of Trade Unions in Precarisation: ILO's Negotiations on Employment Security 1990-2020
W. Koppmann : Yiddish Labor Worlds in Buenos Aires, 1905-1930: Work Relations, Labor Movement, and Trade Union Organization
H. R. Watanabe : Labour market deregulation and union response to precarious work in Japan since the 1990s


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