Conducts research and collects data on the global history of labour, workers, and labour relations

On the Waterfront

On the Waterfront - newsletter of the Friends of the IISH, published twice a year.
All issues can be downloaded as PDF file. 


The Middle East and Central Asia Desk
Documenting Social and Political Movements in a Turbulent Region
Lecture by Touraj Atabaki on 31 January 2013

Sealed Horizons
Motion Picture for the Dutch Union of Christian Factory and Transport Workers
Shown on June 11 2012

Ten Years of Women's Work
Overview of the research project: Women and work in the early modern Northern Netherlands, ca 1550-1800
Elise van Nederveen Meerkerk en Ariadne Schmidt
Lecture held on 26 January 2012

Rena Fuks-Mansfeld: Unknown Sources of Jewish History Hidden in the Collections of the IISH
Lecture held on 23 June 2011, p. 12-15

Aad Blok, Lex Heerma van Voss, Bauke Marinus: History of Labour in Popular Music: Music Collections of the IISH
Lectures held on 20 January 2011, p. 10-14

Hans Daalder and Jelle Gaemers, Willem Drees, the 'Red Father of the Fatherland'
Lecture held on 7 June 2010, p. 13-15

Representing Nature, lectures summarized by Bart Hageraats
Lectures held on 7 January 2010, p. 10-14

Joost Jonker, Utrecht University - 'Crisis? What crisis? Financial crises and their explanation'
Lecture held on 25 June 2009, p. 10-14

Marcel van der Linden and Ulbe Bosma - 'Research on Global Labour History at the Institute'
Lecture held on 22 January 2009, p. 12-16

Jan Lucassen and Jaap Kloosterman - Lecture on the history of censorship
Lecture held on 3 July 2008, p. 11-15