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 Friday 28 August afternoon


Friday 28 August afternoon/Vendredi 28 août après-midi



2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Shandong High Speed Hall, Shandong Hotel


Session 3:  Migration of Religious Ideas

Chairs: Raymond Mentzer (University of Iowa, Member of the Board of CIHEC)

              Robert N. Swanson (University of Birmingham, Member of the Board of CIHEC)


- Li Huacheng (Shaanxi Normal University, Xian):

   Multiple Interpretations of Over-Enthusiasm: A Study Centering on the Flagellations of Medieval East and West

- Stephen Warren (University of Iowa):

   Native American Migrations and the Transformation of Religious Identities in Early America

- Yudha Thianto (Trinity Christian College, Illinois):

   Singing the Metrical Psalms in the Seventeenth-Century Dutch East Indies: Migration of Religious Ideas through Hymns

- Peter James Yoder (Berry College, Georgia):

   The Transformation of Early Eighteenth-Century Lutheran Pietist Thought after the Danish-Halle Mission's Contact with India

- Martin Millerick (National University of Ireland, Maynooth):

   Revising Whelan's Model of Tridentine Catholicism in Ireland: The Experience of Cloyne Diocese, County Cork, c.1700-1830

- Catherine Refran Laririt (Polytechnic University of the Philippines):

   Beaterio de la Compañia de Jesus – In the Service of the Fatherland (1896-1899)

- Kristy Nabhan-Warren (University of Iowa):

   The Cursillo Movement as Ushering in a New Lay-Focused and Globalized Catholicism


Business Meeting





2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Lu Xin VIP Hall, Shandong Hotel


Session 3: Parliaments and Public Opinion

Chair: Joseba Agirreazkuenaga


- Claudia Giurintano (University of Palermo):

   The “Broglie Commission” and the Anti-slavery Movement in France

- Cristina Senigaglia (University of Trieste):

   Parliament and Public Opinion in Max Weber’s Analysis

- Coleman A. Dennehy (University College Dublin):

   Parliament Judicature. Ireland, Britain and shared judicial authority


Business Meeting





2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Jinan Hall, Shandong Hotel


Session 2

Chair: Israel Bartal (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)


- Meron Medzini (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem):

   Jewish Communities in South East Asia – Comparisons and Contrasts

- Zohar Segev (University of Haifa):

   Diaspora Nationalism, National Identity and Cultural Revival: American Jewry and the Challenge of Jewish Diaspora in the Shadow of the Holocaust





2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Qingdao Hall, Shandong Hotel


Session 2

Chair: Zheng RuoLing (Xiamen University)


- Mariko Ichimi (National Institute for Educational Policy Research, Tokyo):

   The Study of East Asian Educational History in Modern Japan: Its Past Development and Future Direction

- Atsuko Shimbo (Waseda University, Tokyo):

   Intermixing Imaginations: The Perception of East Asia by Japan, China, and its Neighboring Ethnicities

- Kaiyi Li (University of Braunschweig /Beijing Normal University):

   The League of Nations and Educational Reform in China

- Kim Ja-Joong (Korea University):

   The Formation of Higher Education System in Korea under Japanese Colonial Rule





2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Linyi Hall, Shandong Hotel


Session 4: The French Revolution in National Historiographies

Chair: Koichi Yamazaki (Hitotsubashi University)


- Alexander Tchoudinov (Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow):

   The ‘New Russian School’ and the image of the other

- Nikolay Promyslov and Evgeniya Prusskaya (Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow):

   The Image of Russia in French Newspapers during the Revolution and Empire

- Anna Maria Rao (Università degli studi di Napoli « Federico II »):

   Patriotisme, oubli, micro-histoire : les études italiennes de la révolution française 25 ans après le bicentenaire

-  Choi Kab Soo (Seoul National University):

   Recherche sur la Révolution Française en Corée du Sud


Session 5: The French Revolution in a Comparative Perspective

Chair: Rachida Selaouti Tlili (Université Tunis La Manouba)


- Paul Hanson (Butler University, Indianapolis):  

   Jacobins and Red Guards: Revolutionary Terror in Comparative Perspective

- Ian Coller (University of California, Irvine):

   Muslim Jacobins? Radicalization and Islam in the French Revolution

- Luigi Mascilli Migliorini and Rosa Maria Delli Quadri (Università degli studi di Napoli « L’Orientale »):

   Révolutions d’Italie, d’Espagne et de Grèce: un regard comparé

 - Tami Sarfatti (Tel Aviv University):

   The Revolutionary Era in a Global Context: The Advantages of a Case-Study Approach





2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

VIP Room Mu Dan, Shandong Hotel


Business Meeting





2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Dezhou Hall, Shandong Hotel


Session 3: Remembering and Recounting the Cold War – Commonly Shared History

Chair: Markus Furrer (University of Teacher Education Luzern/Université de Fribourg)


- Markus Furrer (University of Teacher Education Luzern/Université de Fribourg):

   Introduction into the topic

- Alfons Kenkmann (University of Leipzig):

   Ideologies in the classroom of the GDR

- Daniel Moser (Bern):

   China after 1949 in Swiss history textbooks from 1950-2000

- Joanna Wojdon (University of Wroclaw and Institute of National Remembrance):

   Col. Ryszard Kuklinski (Jack Strong) - a case study in the Polish debates on the Cold War

- Markus Furrer and Nora Zimmermann (Georg-Eckert-Institut – Leibniz-Institut für internationale Schulbuchforschung):

   Remembering the Cold War in pictures and imaginations

- Karl Benziger (Rhode Island College):

   Propaganda and Dissent: The American War in Vietnam, Hungary, and the Narrative of Dissent

- Anu Raudsepp (Tartu University):

   The image of the Enemy during the Cold Era in Estonia used history textbooks





2 PM-6:15 PM/14 h-18 h 15

Session 11(2 PM-4 PM), Plenary Session(4:15 PM-6:15 PM) at Liaocheng Hall.

Session 12(2 PM-4 PM) at Binzhou Hall,Session 13(2 PM-4 PM) at Yantai Hall, handong Hotel.


Session 11 : Women and Migration, 16th – 21st Centuries (Part 2)

Organizers: Claudia Contente (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

                     Cristina Cacopardo (Universidad Nacional de Luján)

Chair: Ioan Bolovan (Romanian Academy, Center of Transylvanian Studies, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca)

Discussant: Marie-Pierre Arrizabalaga (Université de Cergy-Pontoise)


- Mary Louise Nagata (Francis Marion University, Florence, South Carolina):

   Women, Gender, Migration and Mobility in 19th Century Kyoto


Session 12 : The Development of Historical Demography in China and the World

Organizer, Chair and Discussant : Zhongwei Zhao (The Australian National University, Canberra)


- Yang Wenshan (Institute of Sociology) and Xing-chen C.C. Lin (Institute of European and American Studies, Academia Sinica, Taipei):

   Household Registration Database and the Social Configuration of Colonial Taiwan: 1905-1945

- Dong Hao (Hong Kong University of Science and technology) and Lee Youjin (Seoul National University):

   From EAP I to EAP II: Advances in Comparative Population History, 1994-2004

- Cameron Campbell (UCLA) and Kurosu Satomi (Reitaku University):

   Historical demography in Asia


Session 13 : Late Marriages

Organizer: Ofelia Rey Castelao (University of Santiago de Compostela)

Chair: Antoinette Fauve-Chamoux (EHESS, Paris)

Discussant: Murayama Satoshi


- Michel Poulain (Université catholique de Louvain), Anne Herm (Tallinn University), Dany Chambre (Université catholique de Louvain) and Gianni Pes (Università degli Studi di Sassari):

   The role of late marriage alongside the different phases of the fertility transition in a village of Sardinia: Villagrande (1800-2012)

- Dora Celton, Mónica Ghirardi, Sonia Colantonio and Andrés Peranovich (Universidad Nacional de Córdoba):

   Two hundred years of late marital behavior in Argentina

- Llorenç Ferrer-Alòs (Universitat de Barcelona):

   Late marriage to save dowries. The strategies of the heirs and the second born in Catalonia (17th – 19th centuries)

- Qiao Xiaochun (Beijing University):

   Late marriage and never married in 20th century China


Plenary session

General Assembly/Assemblée Générale




IC 1

2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Zaozhuang Hall, Shandong Hotel


Session 3: Digital Public History

Chair: Serge Noiret (European University Institute, Florence)


- Jairo Antonio Melo Florez (AHISAB, Asociación Historia Abierta, Bucaramanga, Colombia):

   Digital Public History of Violence in Columbia

- Jenny Gregory (University of Western Australia):

   Public History and the Use of Social Media

- Patrick Moore (University of West Florida):

   The Many Faces of an Historical APP:  Next Exit History,” the Classroom and Community





2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Dongying Hall, Shandong Hotel


Session 3: Translations

Chair: Krzysztof Makowski (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań)

Comment: Makoto Hayasaka (Tokyo Institute of Technology)


- Márta Font (University of Pécs), Jan Hrdina (Prague City Archives), Monika Saczyńska (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw):

   Between East and West. Translation as a Means of Cross-Cultural Communication in Central Europe in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Times

- Andrea Trovesi (University of Bergamo):

   Slavic Languages in Times of Globalization: Changes and Challenges

- Joanna Trzeciak (Kent State University, Ohio), Izabela Kalinowska-Blackwood (Stony Brook University, New York): 

   What Lurks Beneath: A Comparative Study of Subtitles of Slavic Films Before and After 1989

- Anna Arustamova (University of Perm):

   Russian Literature and Western Cultures of the Nineteenth- and Twentieth Centuries




IAO 10

2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Zibo Hall, Shandong Hotel


CHIR General Assembly




IAO 11

2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Main Theme Panel 9(2 PM-4 PM ), Closing Words and Business Meeting(3:45 PM -5 PM) at Auditorium, Nanjiao Hotel.

Main Theme Panel 8b(2 PM-3:45 PM ) at Room 3012, Club.

Main Theme Panel 10(2 PM-3:45 PM ) at Room 3013, Club.

Main Theme Panel 11(2 PM-3:45 PM ) at Room 3015, Club.

Sub-Theme A Panel 3(2 PM-3:45 PM) at Room 3018, Club.


MAIN THEME: Women and Modernity

Panel 9:  Domesticity and Family Life: Modern Homes

Chair and Discussant: Mary ODowd (Queen's University Belfast)


- Eleanor Gordon (University of Glasgow):

   What’s love got to do with it? Working-class courtship in Scotland, 1880-1939

- Natalia Mitsyuk (Russian Academy of Sciences):

   Contraception in the everyday Life of the Russian noblewomen at the beginning of the 20th century

- Florence Kyomugisha (California State University-Northridge):

   Historical Forces behind the status of women in African urban society

- Asha Isam Nayeem (Dhakha University):

   Did the women of Bengal not have a childhood? A study of colonialism, education and the evolution of the girl child in Bengal



MAIN THEME: Women and Modernity

Panel 8b: ‘New Women’: Transnational Perspectives and Global Political Contexts – part 2

Chair and Discussant: Clare Midgley


- Jennifer Lynn (Montana State University, Billings):

   Defining  Modernity: Constructing the Modern Woman in the German Illustrated Press, 1920-1945

- Nilanjana Bhattacharya (Visva-Bharti University):

   Editing modernity: The New Women editors in Bengal and Argentina

- Mary Vanlalthanpui (Calcutta University):

   The changing roles of Church women

- Pippa Virdee (De Montfort University):

   Great people to fly with: Pakistan International Airlines, women, and modern Pakistan


MAIN THEME: Women and Modernity

Panel 10: Trans-Pacific Subjects and the Modern State

Discussant: Karen Leong  (Arizona State University)


- Rumi Yasutake (Konan University, Kobe):

   Mothering citizens of democracy in Hawaii: women’s politics from a transnational perspective

- Brian Hayashi (Kyoto University):

   From Mata Hari to Girl Friday: Nisei female agents, Euro-American female handlers, and the Office of Strategic Services during World War II

- Judy Wu (Ohio State University):

   US Congressional Women’s Tour of China: Patsy Takemotoand Women’s Cold War Diplomacy


MAIN THEME: Women and Modernity

Panel 11: Women and Political Modernity


- Dusica Ristivojevic (Academia Sinica,Taipei):

   Gender and Political Modernity in China: Chinese women and political autonomy in the 1898 reform period

- Nupur Chaudhuri (Texas Southern University):

   Some Bengali/Indian women’s concepts of nationalism under the British Raj

- Barbara Molony (Santa Clara University):

   Gender and the Politics of Modernity: From the pre suffrage interwar years to the post suffrage  1970s [in Japan]      


SUB-THEME A: Resistant Subjectivities

Panel 3: Everyday Acts of Resistance

Chair and Discussant: Uma Chakravarti (University of Delhi , [Retired])


- Elaine Farell (Queen’s University, Belfast):

   Icorrigible and incurable? Criminal re-offenders in nineteenth-century Ireland

- Katie Witz (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee):

   Not so docile after all: how Native American girls and women challenged the Indian boarding school  system 1879-1934 with everyday acts of resistance

- Krassimira Daskalova (University of Sofia):

   Fragile loyalties: A woman politician’s life in Cold War Balkans between state socialism and feminism

- Aisha Bawa (Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokokoto):

   Islam, Feminism, Identity : A survey of Muslim Organisation FOMWAN in Nigeria


Closing Words and IFRWH Business Meeting (including election of new Officers and Board)




IAO 12

2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Conference Room on the 4th Floor, Southern Building, Nanjiao Hotel


Session 3: L’histoire du livre et de l’édition dans une perspective transnationale

Introduction and chair:  Jean-Yves Mollier (Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin)

Conclusion: Martyn Lyons (University of New South Wales)


- Pierre Fandio (Université de Buea):

   Et si le développement de l’Afrique passait par la production et la consommation locales du livre ?

- Michela Bussotti (École Française d’Extrême Orient):

   Une histoire transnationale du livre asiatique par le biais du cas chinois ?

- Jacques Michon (Université de Sherbrooke):

   Enjeux Transnationaux autour de la propriété littéraire : Le Canada et le modèle américain

- Gustavo Sorá(Université de Cordoba):

   Modèles nationaux et transnationaux dans l’historiographie de l’édition en Amérique Latine

- François Vallotton (Université de Lausanne):

   Les circulations du livre en Europe : réseaux commerciaux, acteurs et supports




IAO 13

2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Conference Room on the 5th Floor, Nanjiao Hotel


Session 3: World War II in Asia: Problems and Legacy


- Hu Dekun (Council of Chinese Association for the WWII):

   The Legacy of World War II: An Investigation on the Early Post War Territorial Polices of Japan and the Cause of the Territorial Disputes in East Asia

- Kiyofumi Kato (The National Institute of Japanese Literature, Tokyo):

   The Soviet Entry into the Pacific War and the Establishment of a New Order in Northeast Asia: Japanese Repatriation in International Politics

- Richa Malhotra (University of Delhi):

   Rumours in II World War and Individual Satyagrah: A Case Study

- Tristan Moss (Australian National University):

   Papua New Guinean Anzacs? The PNG Defence Force the legacy and of the Second World War

- Joan Beaumont (Australian National University):

   The politics of burying the dead in Asia after World




IAO 14

2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Conference Room on the 3rd Floor, Southern Building, Nanjiao Hotel


Business Meeting




IAO 15

2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Room 1018, Club of  Nanjiao Hotel


Session 3: Business Meeting of the Network on Global and World History Organizations

Chair: Patrick Manning (University of Pittsburgh)


- Katja Naumann (GZWO Leipzig):

   Report on Activities and Finances from the Headquarters

- Weiwei Zhang (Nankai University, Tianjin):

   Reports on Activities from the Member Organizations

- Launch of the Publication “A Commented Bibliography on World, Global, and Big History, 2010-2015

- Elections




IAO 16  Commission internationale d’histoire militaire*


2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Room 1012, Club of Nanjiao Hotel


Business Meeting

Organizer : Erwin A. Schmidl  


*After the Jinan Congress, the International Commission of Military History organizes its 41st Congress in Bejing, the 30 August-4 September 20015 (see : http://icmh41.ams.ac.cn) /Après le Congrès de Jinan, la Commission internationale d’histoire militaire organise son 41e Congrès à Pékin, les 30 août-4 septembre 2015 (voir : http://icmh41.ams.ac.cn)




IAO 17  International Commission for the History and Theory of Historiography (ICHTH)


2 PM-5:15 PM/14 h-17 h 15

Room 1013, Club of Nanjiao Hotel


General Assembly

Organizer : Antonis Liakos

Evening Session

History and Ethics

7:45 PM-9:30 PM/19 h 45-21 h 30

Shandong Energy Hall, Shandong Hotel


Organizer: Jie-Hyun Lim (Critical Global Studies Institute, Sogang University)


Keynote Speaker: Matthias Middell (University of Leipzig):

The transnational turn in historiography - New ethical challenges?



- Patrick Manning (University of Pittsburg)

- Stefan Berger (University of Bochum)

- Edhem Eldem (Boğaziçi University)

- Naoki O’Danaka (Tohoku University)