Internal Commissions
Commissions Internes

1. Association Against the Manipulation of History
Association contre la manipulation de l'histoire

Programme not available

2. African Historians Association
Association des Historiens Africains

Programme not available

3. International Commission on Latin Paleography
Comité International de Paléographie Latine

Programme not available

4. International Commission for Historical Metrology
Comité International pour la Métrologie Historique

Friday 11 August 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00

Building A, Auditorium 10

The Merchants' Books: Collection of Historical Sources from the Middle Ages to the 19th Century
Les livres de marchands, ensemble de sources historiques, du Moyen Age au XIXe siècle»

5. International Commission on the History of the French Revolution
Commission Internationale d´Histoire de la Révolution Francaise

Friday 11 August 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00
Saturday 12 August, 09:00-12:00

Building H, Auditorium 1

From the Directory to the Consulate: The Closing of the Revolutionary Episode
Du Directoire au Consulat: la clôture de l'épisode révolutionnaire

Friday 11 August


Introduction: Michel Vovelle, President of the commission




Round Table: What is left of the revolutions when they have come to an end? (France, Mexico, Russia)
Table Ronde: Que reste-t-il des révolutions après leur achèvement? (France, Mexique, Russie)

Saturday 12 August


Modérateur: Claude Mazauric, Vice President of the commission




Assemblée générale de la commission

6. International Commission on Historical Journals

Friday, 11 August, 14:00-17:00
Saturday, 12 August, 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00

Building F, Auditorium 4

Historical Journals Between Generalist approach and extreme Specialisation

7. International Commission on Historical Demography
Commission Internationale de Démographie historique

Friday 11 August 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00 and Saturday 12 August 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00

Building A, Auditoriums 3, 4

Friday, 11 August, 09:00-12:00
Family Strategies Revisited

Organiser: Tamara Hareven

Friday, 11 August, 09:00-12:00
Parallel sessions

1. The Role of Purposive Behaviour in Mortality Reduction

Organiser: Bruce Fetter, USA

A. Culture and Demography

1. 19th Century Europe

2. Infants and Children

3. Ethnic Differentials in Mortality

Friday, 11 August, 14:00 -17:00
B. Politics and Mortality

4. Political Philosophy of Mortality Control

5. Health policy

6. Expenditure Studies

Friday, 11 August, 14:00 -17:00
(Parallell sessions, to be continued Saturday)

Demographical characteristics of migrants: pools of departure and arrival

Organisers: Anne-Lise Head, Rene Leboutte, Tamas Farago

1. Female In-migrants into Towns: Integration, Labour, Marriage
L'émigration des femmes vers les villes: integration, travail mariage

Friday, 11 August, 17:30
ICHD General Assembly

Saturday, 12 August, 09:00-12:00
Mortality Session (continued)

C. Measuring Mortality Reduction

7. Genetic and Natural Environments

8. Central Governments and Mortality Measurement

9. Mortality Transitions

Saturday, 12 August, 14:00-17:00
Migration Session (continued)

2. Mass Migration/Emigration de Masse; Networks and Specialized
Migration/Réseaux et migration de main d'oeuvre specialisée

Conclusion/Closing Session

8. International Commission of Diplomatics
Commission Internationale de Diplomatique

Friday 11 August, 14:00-17:00

Building A, Auditorium 5

Presentation of the current Research Programs and of the Programs patronized by the C.I.D.
Présentation des projets scientifiques en cours et des projets patronnés par la C.I.D.

There will be an exhibition of the published projects and reports.
Une exposition des rapports et des publications parues est prévue

Saturday 12 August 09:00-12:00

Cultural Factors and Intellectual and Material Conditions in the Elaboration of Diplomatic Documents
Facteurs culturels et conditions intellectuelles et matérielles dans l'élaboration des documents diplomatiques -

Saturday 12 August 14:00-17:00

Assemblée Générale de la Commission Internationale de Diplomatique.

session introduction

9. International Commission on the History of the Russian Revolution
Commission Internationale pour l´histoire de la Révolution russe

Friday 11 August 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00
Saturday 12 August, 09:00-12:00

Building D, Auditorium 7

I. Historiography of the October Revolution 1995-2000

II. Ethnopsychology of Russian Revolution

III. Parties and Masses in Revolution

IV. Gender and Revolution

10. Commission for the Conservation and Publication of Contemporary Sources
Commission pour la Conservation et la Publication des Sources Contemporaines

Programme not available

11. International Association for Media and History (IAMHIST)

Friday, 11 August, 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00
Saturday, 12 August, 09:00-12:00

Building A, Auditorium 1

Friday, 11 August, 09:00-12:00

Factual Film and the Portrayal of History

Chair: Pierre Sorlin, France

Friday, 11 August, 14:00-17:00

Film and History: Using Film and History in the University Classroom as Representations of the Past

Chair: John Whiteclay Chambers II, USA

Saturday, 12 August, 09:00-12:00

Audiovisual Media in the 21st Century: Access and Use

Chair: Christine Whittaker, United Kingdom

12. International Commission for the Application of Quantitative Methods in History

Programme not available

13. International Standing Conference for the History of Education

Saturday 12 August, 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00

Building A, Auditorium 2

The Uses and Misuses of Gender in the History of Education
L'éducation dans l'école et dans la famille du point de vue du rapport masculin/féminin

Panel 1
The Use and Abuse of Biography in the History of Education

Panel 2
Education and the Creation of Gendered Role Expectations

Panel 3
Breaking the Mould of Educational Traditions

Panel 4
Women's Identity Through Education

Discussion and closing comments

14. Study of Sovereignty
Majestas, Études de la Souveraineté

Friday 11 August 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00

Building F, Auditorium 5

Rulership at the End of the First and the Beginning of the Third Millenium

Chair: Richard A. Jackson, USA

Part I: Around A.D. 1000

Part II: Around A.D. 2000

15. Peace History Society

Friday 11 August 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00
Saturday 12 August, 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00

To be held at the Nobel Institute, Drammensveien 19 (see city map)

Orienting the Twentieth Century to Peace

Friday, 11 August, 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00

Welcome and Opening Remarks by Scott Bills (President of the Peace History Society) and Geir Lundestad (Director of the Nobel Institute)

Session 1
A century of Nobel Peace Prizes
(Break, 10:45-11:15)

Chair: Irwin Abrams, with introductory personal reflections on a century of Peace Prizes

Session 2
Arms Control and disarmament since 1945

Chair: Lawrence Wittner

Saturday, 12 August, 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00

Session 3
Gender, Peace and Peace Research
(Break, 10:30-11:00)

Chair: Sandi E. Cooper

Chair: Regina Braker

Toward a Culture of Peace

Session 4
Culture and Peace in the 20th Century

Chair: Peter van den Dungen

Session 5
Past Paradigms and cultures of Peace in the twenty-first century

Chair: Charles Chatfield

16. Society for the Study of Crusades and the Latin East
Société pour l'Étude des Croisades et de l´Orient latin

Friday 11 August 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00

Building E, Auditorium 3

Cultural Encounters in the Frankish Levant

Presider: Benjamin Z.Kedar, Israel

The Turks and the Crusade: 1400-1540

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