Monthly Archives: June 1998

A place to govern or a place to live? Canada’s capital


Speaker:
Session: The Politics of Capitals in Europa and North America
Conference:

Institutional Barriers to Social and Economic Well-Being in Canada’s Capital


Culture, Recreation and Questions of Dominance in the Queen City c. 1900


House of Desire: Post-War Reconstruction and a Politics of Seduction


Disclosing the Moneybox: Urban Strategies for Italian Bank Buildings (Late 19th – Early 20th Century)


Parish Radicals and the ‘Constitutional Discourse': The Anti-Poor Law Movement in London 1834-1867


Valuation Cycles of Pre-Industrial Townscape during the Industrial and Post-Industrial Era


La France et les ‘secteurs sauveguardés': le cas du centre ancien


Preservation of Old City Centers: Surveying Medieval Genoa


Rome 1889-1907. The ‘Archeaological Way’ and Giacomo Boni’s (Non) Contribution


La loi et la nature. Procédures institutionelles pour la sauvergarde du panorama à Naples (1922-1939)


Charles Buls et le Comitè d’Études du Vieux Bruxelles


La question de la beautè urbaine et la Commission du Vieux Paris


Le processus décisionel par rapport à l’organisation de l’espace et à la construction de Turin (‘Ville Industrielle’) au début de XXe siècle


La vie culturelle à Bordeaux de 1945 à 1975


L’Augagneurisme ou l’expérience du socialisme municipal à Lyon (1900-1905)


Voluntary Hospitals in British Cities: The Nature and Causes of Uneven Provision, 1871-1944


Public Health Provision in Greece: The Case of Syros and Chios in the 19th Century


Urban Politics and Institutions of Economic Development: The Ruhr-Valley and the West-Midlands in Comparison, 19th-20th Century


The Urbanisation of Infrastructure: An Interpretative Design Model


The Transformation of the East European Cities: Main Trends


Colonialism and Urban Transformation. The Role of the British Military Engineers on the Development of Corfu During the Protectorate 1814-1864


At the Crossroads of Urban and Housing Reform: The International Federation for Housing and Town Planning and its Congresses (1913-1948)


The Changing Face of Urban Governance: Wolverhampton 1848-1889


Imperial Planning in Quaker Philadelphia in the 1960s: The Case of Independence Mail


Hamburg as a Media Metropolis


Sleaze, Scandals, and City Politics in the Late Nineteenth Century


South African Municipalities, Segregation and Apartheid, the Leaders or the Led?


Anciens et modernes dans l’administration municipale: analyse comparée des services techniques et des services d’urbanisme


Les ingénieurs municipaux à Rome 1870-1925


Social Norms and Urban Forms: The Regulation of the City and the Shaping of Municipal Space in Late Nineteenth Century Barcelona


Social Factors in Urban Environmental Policies: The Case of the First Modern Waste Management Program in Paris, France


Making Homes by Machine: Decision Making Processes and the Diffusion of Non-Traditional Housing in Britain 1942-1954


The New Ospizio di Carità in Turin: Power Strategies in Professional Conflicts in a Huge Pavillon Building


Urban Improvement in Early 18th Century London


Hungarian Provincial Towns in the Late 18th Century: Economic and Social Problems


The Changing Nature of Charity in the 18th Century: Bristol


Environment and Improvement in Hungarian Towns in the 14th Century


Health, Hygiene and Municipal Policy, Amsterdam 1578-1815


The Management of Environmental Problems in Italian Cities in the Early Modern Period


Food Supply in Madrid 16th-18th Century


Municipal Politics and Urban Landscape: Urban Water Supply in Aragon in the 16th Century


Preachers and Council of Ten: An Example of Conflict in 16th Century Venice


Civic Pride and Religious Intolerance: The Domenicans Observant and the ‘Signoria’ in the Renaissance Siena


De Collegis Fundandis Urban Strategy in the Chierici Regolari di San Paolo (Barnabiti) 1535-1792


Bourgeois or Aristocratic Control of Town Councils: Porto and Lisbon in the 16th Century


The Transformation of Castelnuovo at Naples in the 15th Century


General Characteristics of the Town-Planning Policy of the Aragonese Court in the Kingdom of Sardinia


Structure économique, répartition du travail et espace urbain. L’exemple de Vérone durant le bas Moyen Age


Revival or Renewel: Defining Civic Identity in Renaissance Siena


Espaces publics dans les flamandes au Moyen Age, l’apport de l’archéologie urbaine


Crosses, Conduits and Other Street Furniture in South West of England


The Spaces of Late Medieval Urbanity


The Political Use of Economic Space: The Market Place and the City in the Southern Low Countries (14th-16th Centuries)


La Fête des mendiants: fictions et réalités au Bas Moyen Âge (Bâle et Cologne)


Formes du developpement d’une identité urbaine dans les villes de France du Nord aux XIIe et XIIIe siècles


Princely Power in Urban Development in North-Italian Towns: The Significance of Citadels


Urban Colonisation in England and Wales in the Later Middle Ages: Examples and Implications


Cultures et contre-cultures: à propos des logiques spatiales de l’espace public Vénetien


The Confessional Hospital in Nineteenth Century Germany with Special Regard to Düsseldorf


The Experience of Female Lunacy in Extra-Metropolitan London: Brookwoord Asylum 1867-1891


The Perished Poor: The Impact of Hospitals on Death in London (1860-1914)


Hospitals and Leper Houses in the Rhine/Meuse/Moselle Regions


Constructing an Urban Hierarchy: The Negotiate of a Social Status at the Georgian Bath Hospital, c. 1739-1830


Hospitals in Seventeenth Century Rome: Charity, Urban Speculation, and the Formation of the Modern City


Charities and their Communities: Family Service Units 1940-1985


Charity, Status and Power in Nineteenth Century Manchester


The Town of ‘Charitable Foundations’. Trondheim in the Eighteenth Century


Strategies for Management of a Charitable Institution’s Real Estate: The Case of the ‘Albergo dei Poveri’ in Genoa, 1656-1798


Contributing to Real Socialist Commonwealth: Municipal Socialism and Health Care in Sheffield 1918-1930


Portrait d’une classe moyenne: les Immeubles à Loyer Modéré à Paris, 1923-1933


Le socialisme municipal en France: le cas de Saint-Étienne. Modèle ou exception?


L’Impossible socialisme municipal en Espagne


Le débat sur le ‘socialisme municipal’ en Allemagne avant 1914 et la municipalisation de l’électricité


Venice Belongs to the World


Speaker:
Session: Imagining the City
Conference:

Fiorenza': A New Name for the Fifteenth Century Image of Florence in the ‘View with a Chain’


Speaker:
Session: Imagining the City
Conference:

Imagining More’s ‘Utopia’ in the Later Medieval English City


Speaker:
Session: Imagining the City
Conference:

Surveying Medieval City Centres: The Genoa Case


Professional Groups and Practices Regarding Centers: Professional and Symbolic Strategies in the Rebuilding of Via Roma in Turin, 1930-1935


La capitale face à l’autre pôle. Florence et le port de Livourne au temps du Risorgimento


Le ‘Conseil des Bâtiments Civils et Palais Nationaux’ (1870-1935): pratique professionelle entre administration publique et construction de la ville


Mutations sociales des élites et géographie sociale des élites à Lyon (XVIe-XVIIe siècles


Let Your Riches Show! Changing Attitudes of the Urban Elite in Trondheim in the 18th Century


Transitional Stage or Professional Elite? The Grammar School Teachers of Schwäbisch Hall


Change and Continuity of Political Elites in Geneva at the End of the Ancient Regime


Städtische Bedienstete unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Amteselite am Beispiel Regensburgs 1660-1810


Education, Schooling, and the City of Tampere, 1920-1975


The University and the City, Case Turku and Helsinki, 1640-1995


Schools, Colleges and Universities in Birmingham, 1870-1914


For an Image of the City in Italy during the Reconstruction. Venice soon after the Second World War


The Representation of Japanese Urban Space and Tower Buildings in Historic Illustrations: The Transition from Medieval to Early Modern Cities


The Ideals and Reality of Chinese Cities Represented in Historical Pictures and Old Maps: Kaifeng, Suzhou and Beijing from the 12th Century


Maps and Bird’s Eye Views of Crete and its Major Urban Centers in the Early 17th Century: A Collective Work of a Generation of Engineers


La ville entre nature et artifice, en cas de Bergame du XVIe au XIXe siècle


Images de Cipango et d’Edo: cartes et représentations de la ville et du paysage entre l’Orient et l’Occident


Relationship between the Culture of Town and its Visual Representation (14th-18th Centuries)


Changes in the Countryside in Asolo Region (17th-20th Centuries)


The City and the Cabinet: Iconographical Study of City Views on late 16th and 17th Century Antwerp Cabinets


Evolution of the Center of Mexico City


Policities for Cleaner Air: The Air Pollution Nuisance in Athens


Environmental Problems and Zoning in Germany. The Rise and Rule of a Concept, 1860-1960


Environnement et révolution industrielle: le sol urbain en France au XIXe siècle


Industrial Pollution and Urbanisation. Ancient and New Industrial Areas in the Early 20th Century Italy


Environmental Consciousness and Discussions on Traffic Emissions in Berlin and Paris 1900-1930s


Re-Focusing Public Health Policy in British and Swedish Cities, 1890-1920. The ‘Disappearance’ of Environmental Problems


Victorian Sanitary Reform: Where Were the Innovators?


Where Did All the Waters Go? The Introduction of Sewage Systems in Urban Settlements


Dire le désagrément. Les citadins face à la pollution urbaine, dans la France du XIXe siècle


The Municipalization of Firefighting: Volunteerism, Expertise, and Reform in the 19th Century City


Bureaucratie, corporatisme et politique, place et rôle du syndicalisme dans le gouvernement municipal d’une ville française (Toulouse, 1910-1970)


Le profil des gestionnaires municipaux de la Ville de Montréal 1920-1970


Municipal Government in Milwaukee: The Power and the Glory of the Institution


Innovations municipales versus attentisme national: autour des politiques du travail dans l’ Allemagne du Kaiserreich 1871-1918


Ingénieurs et édiles à Turin au XIXe siècle: les bureaux techniques municipaux après 1848


Politics, Professionalism and the Contradictions of Municipal Management in Early 20th Century Glasgow


Les secrétaires de mairie de la Seine – banlieu: contours d’une identité professionnelle XIXe-XXe siècles


Functionnaires ou ‘professionals’? Les ingénieurs des administrations locales en Italie et le développement des organisations professionnelles au début du XXe siècle: formation du groupe sociale et processus de professionnalisation


Les employés, auxiliaires et ouvriers de la mairie du Pirée au XIXe siècle


Municipal Politics and Social Order: Civic Ceremonies and Religious Festivities in the Spanish Town (16th and 17th Centuries)


Hamburg and Marseilles: Cultural Institutions, Civic Exhibitions and International Trade 1890-1930


Speaker:
Session: Urban Cultural Life
Conference:

Tourism as a Typical Cultural Phenomenon of Urban Consumer Society


Speaker:
Session: Urban Cultural Life
Conference:

Les politiques musicales des metropoles françaises depuis 1945


The Contact with Nature as Urban Culture in the Modern Age: Illustrated by the Gardening Movement in the Second Imperial Age in Germany


Speaker:
Session: Urban Cultural Life
Conference:

Victorian London as an Artists Mecca


Institution Building and Class Formation: New York City’s Bourgeoisie, 1850-1896


Associations and the Middle-Class in Hallein (Austria) from the 19th to the Beginning of the 20th Century


Voluntary Societies and Urban Elites in Nineteenth Century Naples


Middle Class Identities in a Multicultural City, Associations in Bratislava in the Nineteenth Century


Urban Associations in England and Scotland, 1750-1914: The Formation of the Middle Class or the Formation of a Civil Society?


Historiographical Migrant: A Student of Provincial Towns Looks at the Social Organisation of Elizabethan and Early Stuart London


The Transformation of the Taxation System of Land and Houses in the Early Modern Kyoto


The Song Capital Kaifeng: A Capital City at the Turning Point of China


Edo in the Seventeenth Century


Faut-il limiter la croissance de Naples? Débats et réflexions sur le développement d’une capitale méridionale du XVIe au XVIIIe siècle


The Limits of a Capital City in a Regional Economy: Madrid (1561-1630)


Capital City or Trading Port? The Growth of Stockholm in the Seventeenth Century


Future Planning and City Discourse, Trondheim during the 1960s


Speaker:
Session: Future Cities in History
Conference:

Conflicts over the Future City. The Case of Alma-Gare, Roubaix – France


Depicting the Future City. The 1920s German Discourse Interpreted through the Silent Movie ‘Metropolis’ (1925-1927)


Speaker:
Session: Future Cities in History
Conference:

Les socialistes français et la ville du futur. Le fouriérisme: de la ville utopique à la prise en compte des aménagements urbains


Speaker:
Session: Future Cities in History
Conference:

A Taste of Vienna


Speaker:
Session: The City and the Senses
Conference:

Visions of the City: The Experience of Berlin in Imperial Germany


Speaker:
Session: The City and the Senses
Conference:

Engineering Vision. The Pont Neuf in paris and the Material Origins of Modernity


Speaker:
Session: The City and the Senses
Conference:

Stench and Renaissance Venice


Speaker:
Session: The City and the Senses
Conference:

Women, Sexuality and Sociability in Early Modern Venice


Speaker:
Session: The City and the Senses
Conference:

Towns and Touch: Coins and Counters. Circulation and the Anxiety of Exchange in Eighteenth Century London


Speaker:
Session: The City and the Senses
Conference:

Noise in the 19th and 20th Century Cities


Acoustic Landscapes: Sound Histories and the Place of Urban Static in Early Modern London


Speaker:
Session: The City and the Senses
Conference:

Street Noises: Celebrating the Liberation of Paris in Music and Dance


Speaker:
Session: The City and the Senses
Conference:

La mobilité intra-urbaine à Venise au milieu du XIXe siècle


Les trajectoires individuelles à Dijon à la fin du XIVe siècle


Les parcours à l’intérieur de Milan au XIXe siècle


Le chemin des nouveaux immigrés dans la ville: Châtelet, 1856-1890


La mobilité résidentielle des élites parisiennes au XXe siècle


Travelling to Work in 20th Century Britain: Changing Patterns and Processes


Longue durée et changement: la deuxième nature des ports


Speaker:
Session: Port Cities
Conference:

Hongkong and Macau: The Urban Development of Two Colonial Port Cities on the South China Sea


The Blach Sea Coastal Cities in the Economic and Political Interrelations among Medieval Bulgaria, Venice and Greece


Speaker:
Session: Port Cities
Conference:

The Political Economy of a Port City in Distress: Hamburg and National Socialism 1933-1939


Speaker:
Session: Port Cities
Conference:

Port Cities and their Development in Modern Europe


Speaker:
Session: Port Cities
Conference:

Ports, Urban Places and Location Theory: The Evolution of Mechanical Engineering in Liverpool as a Case Study


Speaker:
Session: Port Cities
Conference:

Circumstance rather than Intention': The Creation of New Port Cities, Bremerhaven and Wilhelmshaven, 1827-1918


Speaker:
Session: Port Cities
Conference:

Genoese Consulates and the Genoese ‘Nation’ in the Port Cities of the Mediterranean (First Half of the 16th Century)


Speaker:
Session: Port Cities
Conference:

Naples from Port-City to City with Port. The Renovation of the Late Medieval Town in the Spanish Viceroy Period (1501-1707)


Speaker:
Session: Port Cities
Conference:

Beirouth ville et port – association or autonomie?


Speaker:
Session: Port Cities
Conference:

The Acqua Vergine and the Urbanization of Tridente: Rome (1450-1600)


Speaker:
Session: Water and the City
Conference:

The Water Supply System in Medieval Bulgarian Settlements. Its Developments and Decline


Speaker:
Session: Water and the City
Conference:

Aqueductor – qu’était-il dans la ville m…di…vale?


Speaker:
Session: Water and the City
Conference:

The Water in the Portuguese Medieval Towns


Speaker:
Session: Water and the City
Conference:

Water Supplying and Removal in Genoa


Les problèmes d’eau dans une petite ville française au Moyen Âge. Le cas de Riom en Auvergne


Speaker:
Session: Water and the City
Conference:

Issue of Water in Medieval London, to c. 1300


Speaker:
Session: Water and the City
Conference:

Longing for Paris. The European-Oriented Dream of the Caracas Elite, 1870s-1930s


Budapest and its Image


Street Vendors and Public Markets as Urban Archetypes in Nineteenth Century New York and Philadelphia


The City in Contemporary Dutch Novels and Children’s Books, c. 1850-1920


With a Baedeker in Hand set out for the Levant: Cartography and Descriptions of Multiethnic Cities from Guidebooks 1870-1915


In a Search of a Leisure Hierarchy: Spa Towns and their Place in the Urban System


Speaker:
Session: European Spa Towns
Conference:

The Spa Towns of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and the Growth of Tourist Culture: 1860-1914


Speaker:
Session: European Spa Towns
Conference:

An Offspring of the Spa Town: The Seaside Resort


Speaker:
Session: European Spa Towns
Conference:

Competing Visions of Urban Grandeur: Planning and Developing Nineteenth Century Spa Towns in France


Speaker:
Session: European Spa Towns
Conference:

Rivalité et coopération entre les ordres religieux et les villes dans la Transylvanie aux temps des Habsbourg (XVIIe-XVIIIe siècles)


Ordres religieux et stratégies urbaines à Gênes à l’époque moderne


Behind Closed Doors: Urban Strategies of Aristocratic Female Religious Orders in 17th Century Naples


Observant Franciscan Friars and the Pawnshop: The Fortune of an Invention


Introduction, Grafted and Local History: The Jesuits in Prague


Ungeduldete e Medizin in Early Modern Augsburg


Medical Core and Medical Penumbra in Early Modern France


Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow: Medical Control and Enlightenment


Sources of Authority: the College of Physicians in Early Modern London