Conference: Ghent 2010

Feminist Theories of the American Cooperative Housekeeping-Reform, 1870-1930


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Session: Feminine theory of urban design, 18th–21st centuries: texts and proposals for the city
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The women’s presence in the “social housing discourse” in New York: Mary Simkhovitch’s contribution to the field of settlement and low-cost public housing


“Rivers and Urban Development” – Marie Frommer’s doctoral thesis as an early example of women’s contribution in urban planning


Elena Gottarelli: une histoire pour une Bologne meilleure


Films of Westphalian towns in the 20th century as means of representation, creation of “image” and gaining publicity


Making Madrid Private and Public: Entrepreneurialism, Power, Democracy


The Entrepreneurial City: Local Government and Historical Strategies to Inner City


Zum Standort von Mendikantenklöstern in der mittelalterliche Stadt: Einige Beispiele aus südwestdeutschen Städten


Towards the West: how Franciscan monasteries designed urban places in Portugal


Influences of Mendicants on structures and developments in Medieval Bosnia and Dalmatia


Mendicants in Towns of Galicia during the Late Medieval and early Modern Times


Urban network and state economic policy: the Milanese case in the second half of the 18th century


Resilient structures. River trade in the IJssel region during the fifteenth century


Transport and urban networks in medieval Holland (1200-1560)


Maritime trades and people mobility in 19th century. The look-out point of a Sicilian port. Catania harbour and the eastern coast of Sicily network


The trickle down of luxury textiles from courtly to bourgeois consumers in late mediaeval Bruges


Luxury textile ensembles of Burgundian urban consumers c. 1384-1550


From Lucca to Venice: Italian silk production between Middle Ages and Early Modern Period


Florence, Nuremberg and beyond: Italian silks in central Europe during the Renaissance


A new Website on the Urban History of Galicia: Making Maps Interact


Lviv Interactive: The Pros and the Cons of Urban History Online


Virtual Grodno Interactive Map as a Work-in-Progress


The urban form in medieval Portugal: a comparative study


Towns, space and powers in medieval Portugal: a comparative approach


European global players: the Northwestern Portuguese ports within the Iberian context during the 15th and 16th centuries


Agents of Globalization: Iberian ports within the European context, 17th and 18th centuries


Contribution de la culture technique de l´ingénieur géographe à la construction de la discipline urbanistique: la trajectoire professionnelle de Carl Friederich Joseph Rath


Importing American engineering: the technical debate in the Allgemeine Bauzeitung


Town planning of Zagreb as a part of European knowledge exchange


La circulation des savoirs sur l’assainissement urbain entre la France et l’étranger (1890-1930)


Cathédrale ou Collégiale? Monuments And Commemoration In Late Medieval Toul


Graves And Memorials As An Expression Of Status: The Case Of Utrecht (1300-1600)


Commemoration in the Community: Memory in the Parish Churches of Medieval London


Baroque Piety And Status Honour: The Elite And The Privatisation Of The Church In Seventeenth-Century Antwerp


Neighbourhoods and Neighbourly Relations in Seventeenth-Century Istanbul


Nocturnal Security in fin de siècle Istanbul


Sailors in Space: Transformations of the Ottoman Naval Academy throughout the 19th Century


The production of public places and spaces in late Ottoman Damascus: contesting public education


A strong sense of neighbourhood in medieval and early modern Utrecht


Création planifiée / évolution spontanée : la formation d’un nouveau quartier à Orléans (1880-1914)


Class, Space and neighbourhood: the local politics of control


Cautious Neighbours: Jewish-Christian Interaction in the Cities of Late Medieval Austria


Jewish Citizen in Southern Portugal during the Middle Ages: Social Topography, Economic Activities and Relationship with the Christian Majority. The Case of Estremoz


Analysis of urban space devoted to sporting facilities for football clubs – The case study of the “IV Municipio” of Rome


Sport, heritage and the environmental psychology of place


New public spaces in the city. The rehabilitation of stone quarries in the metropolitan area of the Athens


The layered leisure landscape of Antwerp’s Nachtegalenpark, 1910-2010


The Population of the Upper Silesian cities – between the Poles and the Germans


Jews in municipal self-governments in the Second Polish Republic, 1918-1939: Cracow and Warsaw


Celebration & Conflict. The Reception of the Hungarian Millennial Monuments (1896)


“”Gipsy ghetto” in Budapest – The case of the 8th district


Les conflits autour de l’usage de l’eau dans les villes du nord du royaume de France et de l’ouest de l’Empire


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Session: Cristina Segura Graiño
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Conflict Resolution, the administration of water in Piacenza


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Session: Cristina Segura Graiño
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Les conflits de l’eau dans les villes d’Auvergne, XIIIe-XVIe siècles


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Session: Cristina Segura Graiño
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Coexistence and conflict in medieval Spain: a case of water management in Al-Andalus


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Session: Cristina Segura Graiño
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“This mighty Arena of shining asphalt”: Establishing the Copenhagen City Hall and Square


A symbol of unity or disunity? Nationalizing the City Hall in Kolozsvár/Cluj (1840- 1940)


The Pride of Prague – A Neverending Story? (Old City Hall in Prague)


The City Hall in Wrocaw, its History, Architecture and Symbolism


National and Municipal Representation in the Austro-Hungarian Empire


Between Imperial and Municipal in Helsinki: An Unrealized Plan for a City Hall 1913


Street lighting in Spanish cities in the nineteenth century: from oil lamp to electricity


Public lighting in Moravian and Silesian towns in the second half of the 19th century and at the beginning of the 20th century


Gaslight comes to the city. Public requirements and private speculation in the Northern cities of Italy


Street lighting in the modern city: a question of atmosphere


City gates and arches in the Castilian Renaissance: Urban embellishment and triumphal emblem


The Changing Historical Gates of Sofia as Invariants


Between form and space: city gates in early modern southern Portugal


Economics and embellishment. Tollgates and the meaning of city entrances in 19th-century Belgium (1800-1860)


Merchant networks and business culture in late medieval Lübeck


Network takers or network makers? Portuguese traders in the Medieval West


Networks and merchant diasporas. Florentine bankers in Lyons in the 16th century


Financial and commercial trade between Milan and Lisbon in the second half of the XVI century


De la ville marocaine à la ville portugaise : milieux citadins et vie urbaine dans les villes côtières marocaines avant et durant l’occupation portugaise (15e-16e siècle)


Building the Portuguese City in North Africa: Continuity and Changes in Ceuta from 1415 to 1640


The Portuguese in Azamor: Social Relations and Military Architecture


Rabat-Salé: Urban and Cultural Hybridity in the Seventeenth Century


Fatih Akin’s Istanbul


Cavalcanti, Cinema and the City


Towards a Minor Photography. John Gutmann in San Francisco


Exporting Environments: Cinematic Urbanisms at the ›New Bauhaus‹


The Lay Aristocracy in the Tuscan March between city and Country (11th-12th centuries)


Urban elites and seigniorial elites in Brussels: cultural links, family ties and social convergence (12th-14th century)


La culture équestre dans la définition des élites urbaines à Gênes à travers les Annales lanuenses (XIIe-XIIIe siècles)


Nobles between town and countryside. The integration of noble residences in the city of Bruges in an age of expansion (12th-14th century)


Sin City Sick City: Representing the Festival of Sayyid Ahmed in the midst of 19th Century Cholera Epidemics


In Memoriam the Sydney International Exhibition, 1879: enduring urban and cultural legacies


The Berlin Trade Exhibition 1896: Not a World Exhibition, but a ‘World City’ Exhibition


The modern city of Bosnia: engineers and hygienist theories 1878-1918


De-ottomanisation, Europianisation, and Austrian Urban Architects in the Balkans


An experiment in urban modernity; the development of Sarajevo during the period of Austro-Hungarian administration, (1878-1918)


The de-Ottomanization of Thessaloníki: culture, urban planning and the ideological treatment of its historic fortifications


The urban setting for the creation and circulation of news


Topographies of News


Rome and Divided Memory. Via Rasella and the Fosse Ardeatine 1944-2010


Space, memory and conflict in the Rome of Clement VII


A Spiralling Crisis: Famine, Finance and Public Works in the Duchy of Parma and Piacenza 1590-1600


The Voice of the People: the economic crisis of the fifteenth century in the Portuguese cities as seen through the parliamentary debates


Une crise? Quelle crise? Rythmes et limites de “la crise de la fin du Moyen Âge” à Paris


La gestion collective d’une crise financière: le cas de Tàrrega (Catalogne) en 1378


Staging urban history, Urban festivities and the creation of historic townscapes in Belgium 1860-1958


The Homecoming of the Martyrs, Inauguration ceremonies in the reconstruction after the First World War in France


Melita renascens – The building of a new European capital


Vienna Festival, Civic Architecture and Archducal Power in a Central European City (14th-16th centuries)


Starring: mother and housewife. Gender in narratives of the home in Post-War Germany


Floorcloth, linoleum and vinyl; the changing technologies of hard flooring materials and their impact on domestic space (1850-1950)


Bulgarian pioneer women architects and their innovating role during the interwar period


Advertising, Consumer Society and the transformation of women’s life in Spain during the first third of 20th Century


Les juifs de la Couronne d’Aragon seraient-ils citoyens?


Entre liberté économique et contrainte spatiale: la condition des juifs dans les villes de l’espace aragonais à la fin du Moyen Âge


Controlling Birth? Relationships between Midwives, Women, and the Medical Profession in Urban England, 1960-1992


The Lure of the City: The Urbanization of Medicine and its Impact on Nursing and Nurse Recruits, 1850-1911


Midwives: Finnish Urban Women in the Service Economy during the Eighteenth Century


The restructuring of the Dapperbuurt: the start of the urban renewal process in Amsterdam in the Seventies


Street Knowledge: Community Needs and Urban Planning


The strategic role of mega events in the reinvention and rethinking process of the European contemporary city as a destination for cultural tourism. Turin: from ‘Europe’s Detroit’ to ‘Capital of the Alps’


The arcane circle of urban memory: the role of history in urban regeneration


The effects of cultural tourism and leisure developments on the daily operation of the historical city of Athens


The effects of the contemporaneity on the urban and tourist development of Ravenna, “Fortress of Falling Empire”


Perpetual (re)building of the urban space: the incidence of heritage tourism on the transformation of the city of Alcobaça, Portugal


Petitioner and target group. Early modern neighbourhoods as corporate actors


Petitioning, colonial policy, constitutional experiment and the development of Dutch political thought


Political participation through visitation in Early Modern Bavaria


Creation of administration of Early Modern Prague Cities as a process of democratisation?


Comparing the Architectural Heritage of Central Lodz with the largely non-extant urban landscape of pre-1914 Warsaw


Croissance et métamorphose d’une ville de la banlieue strasbourgeoise


Why are houses interesting? Some thoughts from eighteenth-century London


Lennep 1746-1929: The urbanistic evidence for the gradual decline of a medieval capital and municipal town


Se repérer à Gênes et à Marseille aux XVIIIe et XIXe siècles : les usages pratiques des plans et des guides


L’évolution des modes de repérage dans le contexte des embellissements urbains : le cas bruxellois (1770-1840)


Aménager l’espace et contrôler la population: la mise en place des bureaux de police à Rome entre l’occupation française et la Restauration


L’invention d’une poste à domicile à Lisbonne à la fin du XVIIIe siècle : description, perception et usage de l’espace urbain


La transparence urbaine au prisme de la numérotation des maisons. Le cas de Genève au XVIIIe siècle


Le numérotage dans l’espace urbain en France au siècle des Lumières


Se repérer à Lyon à l’époque moderne


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Systèmes d’identification de l’espace urbain à Fermo (IT): de la toponomastique spontanée à la numération aménagée des bâtiments


A negotiated city. Viscosity and inertias in the transformations of aristocratic palaces in Pavia (XVI-XVIII c.)


Nella casa alle Quattro Marie vicino alla Punta del Pasquirolo nel circuito del Camposanto ». La pluralité des systèmes de localisation des immeubles milanais entre XVIe et XVIIe siècles


Les lexiques de la localisation urbaine à Naples aux XVIème et XVIIème siècle


Rome comme ville sacrée: lieux, dynamiques, pratiques, représentations (XVIe-XIXe siècles)


Une cartographie écrite: nommer et classer l’espace au Portugal du 16ème siècle


Dans les rues de Florence: système de identification de l’espace urbain entre l’époque médiévale et moderne


La toponymie et l’identification de l’espace dans les villes médiévales portugaises. L’exemple de Coimbra


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Session: Modern and Contemporary Period
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The Industrial City as a Pattern of Development. Reflections on an Unaccomplished Experiment: the Belice Valley between the 1970s and the 1980s


The drawback of being independent. Ambitions and financial limits at the Universite libre de Bruxelles


Moving or Staying: A Matter of Positive Selection?


The City of Men: Urbanization and gender in nineteenth century Moscow


The Changing Culture of Alcohol and Addiction in Brighton, 1878-1948


“”Raggety all over”: slumming, child poverty and imperialism in Dorothy Tennant’s London Street Arabs


“”If it wasn’t for the ‘ouses in between”: Urban crowding in a Victorian music-hall song


Urban Affairs and Urban Actors: Huguenot Refugee Initiatives in Amsterdam, 1681-1685


Merchant Business and Networks in English-German trade of 1668-1680


Le bourreau dans l’espace urbain: acteur et victime de la mise à l’écart. (Hainaut et Brabant-15e-16e s.)


English Monastic Towns and Social Movements in the 14th and 15th Centuries: choice of action


Cortes et Corte sous le règne de Jean II de Castille (1406-1454)


Civic Iconography: The Great Seal of Ghent in Van Eyck and on Stage


Urbanization in Western Orissa: A Discourse on its growth and decline


Cosmopolitanism, minorities and urban spaces in Mediterranean port-cities, 17th to 19th centuries: research questions and theoretical approaches


Spatial Bonds and Boundaries of Minorities in the Ottoman Mediterranean


Mediterranean Port Cities and Institutions (XVIIth century). A Physical Description


Jewish urban spaces – a social development and settlement models in France and Italy before and after emancipation


Jewish Minority (Community) in Ottoman Port of Izmir during 17-19th Centuries


European “nations” put to the test by cosmopolitanism: some reflections starting with the case of Italians in Alexandria in the 19th century


The Qr?na Italian Jewish Community of Tunisia: An example of Transational Dimension


Harboring the Infidel: Urban Accommodations for Ottoman Turks in Venice and Livorno


The Grand Paris Debates and the Public Use of Urban History


Linnaeus doesn’t live in the city. The cataloguing of the XXth Century architecture as a device to transform the contemporary city. Turin and Ivrea as case-studies


The “historical heritage” and its uses in a post-socialist city: the case of Kaliningrad


Road construction and the appropriation of an urban history in Belgium (1928-1962)


Contesting the Research of Relocation in El Paso, Texas: Urban Removal and Counterhegemonic Resistance on the U.S.-Mexico Border


Urban History and Political Militancy. Rome in the 1950s


Social and Economic Development of Russian Regions and Regional Centers after the Reform of the 1860s-1890s


Guberniya City and the Periphery: the Interaction of Socio-cultural Worlds in the Central Black Earth Region of Russia in the Second Half of the 19th Century


«Harbingers of the Metropolitan Region»: Transnational Business and Work Identities in the Basel Border Area, 1890-1914


Gibraltar as City, Nation, and Regional Centre, 1895-1945


Turin: capital-city of Savoy and the control on the territories of the state. Infrastructures and architectures on the territory


Constructing an Architecture of the Region: the case of South-east Queensland


Digging up urban historical influences. From past to present in Iasi – Romania


The notion of regional capital and the decentralization in France in the years 1860-1910


“”City of many villages”: the making of the Rotterdam annexation region in comparative and long-term perspective (1300-2000)


Enfance urbaine en vacances. Projet social et projet architectural dans les colonies de vacances en Italie dans les années 1960


Summer camps at the Belgian seaside (1886-1980): a solution to the problem of loitering teens?


Socialist Cities and Children’s Spaces. The Case of Moscow (1950-70) 


Lived childhood spaces of post-war suburbs in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area from the 1950s to the 1970s


Adoption at the time of allied occupation, USA, Germany, United Kingdom 


Displaced children in Germany after Second World War – Whose responsibility/legacy?


First enemies, then fathers: The GYA program of the U.S. Army and the Americanization of German Youth. The example of Bremerhaven, Germany


Associational life in Russia, 1855-1917


Families without women: fraternal associations in nineteenth century France and Britain


Clubs as vehicles for integration in the urban fabric


Dominant Families, Weak Associations: A Study of 18th and 19th Century Colonial Montreal, Canada


Socio-economic Relations & Civil Society: Alost in the 17th-18th Centuries


Reinforcing the family? Urban expansion, social relations and parochial government in London’s eastern suburb, 1550-1700


Civil Society or Civic Inclusion? The Welfare System in Northern Italian Cities from 1400 to 1800


Heads of households as tools for cartography of the late medieval Dijon


The atlas of the fire boundary. A new urban moving map of Rotterdam


A new Building in an old City: an analysis of the spatial relationship between the seventeenth-century Amsterdam City Hall and the Dam Square


City and Spectacle: a vision of pre-earthquake Lisbon


Understanding the urban tissue history through GIS assisted integration of geologic, geomorphic, historical and architectural data: the case of the history of Ferrara


Twelve Centuries of Landscape Transformation in the Randstad Holland in 6 Maps: ca. 800, 1200, 1500, 1700, 1900 and 2000


Four cornerstones for historical urban topography in the Low Countries. A methodological survey on four map corpuses and their potential for urban history


Cartographier la fabrique de la ville. L’Atlas historique des villes de France, un modèle en mutation


“Oggetto da Principe”. Innovations, growth and mobility in the secondary sector of Trieste in the Eighteenth century


Attracting masters, rebuilding Baroque Rome: The Accademia di San Luca between the late sixteenth and the late seventeenth century


Les villes du verre: privilèges et innovations dans l’Europe moderne


To kill two birds with one stone. Keeping immigrants in by granting free burghership in early modern Antwerp


The role of the guild in the Amsterdam book trade, 1580-1815


Regulating entrance in early modern guilds in the Low Countries


Guilds, skills and technical development among the coopers in de Low Counties in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries


Craft guild’s legislation and woolen production: the case of Florentine Arte della Lana in Fifteenth and Sixteenth centuries


‘The Ordinance for Taking Apprentices and for their Enrolment': the 1469 catalyst for technological innovation in English goldsmithing


Faire de Montréal une véritable ‘ville-nature’ » : une adaptation particulière de la notion de ville durable en contexte nord-américain


Green spaces in the city: comparing environmental policies and urban development in Mainz and Wiesbaden 1960-2010


Inscrire la nature en ville dans la longue durée : l’exemple du Parc de la Caffarella, à Rome


Preservation and Utilization of Tokyo Suburban Green Area. Case Study of Minuma Rice Field


Le Caire, ville durable : une mission impossible? Traductions égyptiennes et déplacement des enjeux pour une mégapole en crise


Points de convergence et singularités des approches du développement urbain durable en Europe et au Canada: l’analyse de Vancouver et Barcelone


Ecoquartiers en Europe: quelles leçons par ceux du Nord de l’Europe, quelles perspectives et quelles politiques dans les pays du Sud?


Urban Environmental Policy in Mainz and Wiesbaden – “intrinsic logic” of urban sustainability in two Rhine cities since the 1950s


Urban Fringe as a Place for Everyday Transgressions


Keeping the Bubble out of Trouble: ‘Outcharming’ Transgressions in a Post Apartheid City


Bad Girls at the Berlin Wall: Adolescence, Provocation and Self-Experience in a Dangerous City Area


Out of Control. Geographies of Crime and Vice in Wartime Berlin (1939-1945)


The socialist city and its ‘melina’ in Polish People’s Republic


Geographical Police Knowledge of Urban Disorder, Antwerp 1880-1914


Policing Street Carnival in Lisbon 1890-1930


Spaces of tolerance or transgression? Zones for prostitution and nocturnal encounters in the early modern city (Mons 14th-16th c.)


Asian Cities depicted by European Painters : In the Case of a Japanese Folding Screen Painting with 28 Cityscapes and 8 World Sovereigns


New discovery – Stockholm in the early 17th century


The use of 16th century Netherlandish artists’ Roman vedute as historical sources


Topography and Mythological Transfiguration in Two 16th Century Genoese Cityscapes: a Jan Massys’ Painting and an Anton van den Wyngaerde’s Etching


Through the Eyes of a Sixteenth Century Reporter : the View of Constantinople by Pieter Coecke van Aelst


A Portrait Unmasked. The Iconology of the Birds’-eye view by Virgilius Bononiensis (1565) as a Source for Typological Research of Private Buildings in 15th and 16th Century Antwerp


Cities in Princely Decorum: Typologies, Meanings and Sources of Urban Views in Sixteenth Century Tapestries


The Image of the City: Representations of Urban Landscape in the Oeuvre of Pieter Bruegel the Elder’


Further reflections on urban limits: the fortified city in Alberti’s De re aedificatoria and the Vitruvian tradition


The Walls of Fez


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Session: Walls and the city
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Architecture of Power and Urban Space in a Divided City: A History of Official Buildings in Nicosia/Lefkosa


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Session: Walls and the city
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The Havana walls


Chronicle of a School Fence. Social Dynamics in a Problematic Neighborhood of Bucharest


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Session: Walls and the city
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We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us’: Peace walls, and the public policy response to civil disorder in Belfast


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Session: Walls and the city
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Town walls do not a prison make: uses to be made of surviving or traceable historic Town Walls in the 21st Century towns and cities.


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Session: Walls and the city
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Invisible Walls: War, Reconstruction and Divisions in Sarajevo and Beirut


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Session: Walls and the city
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The Rise, Partial Supremacy and Decline of the Urban Local Authority in England and Wales since 1835


Urban Development and Municipal Power: Beijing in the Wave of Globalization


Cultural power at war: Belgrade and Budapest 1940-44


Between local belonging and national citizenship: Regulating access to welfare provisions in nineteenth-century Belgian cities


Dictating Democracy: The Impact of Governor Baltia’s ‘Dictatorship’ on Local Government in Eupen-Malmedy, 1919-1925


How to rule a small town in early 20th century Portugal


The rise and fall of Mayor’s power in Greece, 1833-1936


Parceling out municipal power: local democracy and urban governance in Amsterdam, 1880-1940


Municipal power before municipal reform: representations and realities of the English municipal corporations in the age of reform


Markets in Europe. 19th and 20th Centuries: An Interpretive Hypothesis


Designing the ‘heart of consumption': the supermarket as a new model of food market in the contemporary city


The market of San Miguel in Madrid – A historical and monumental site


New order on ancient traditions: Dublin’s Iveagh Markets


The reorganization of the food wholesale markets: the case study of Rome (1870-1930)


Market halls in Scandinavia, Russia and Central and Eastern Europe and they impact on developing of the cities


Jazz Expatriates as Cosmopolitans: the City is the World


Bartók’s hero and the city


Music, social identity and urban experience in the 19th century Greek-orthodox community of Constantinople


The internationalization of musical life in urbanized European capitals. A comparison of the operatic life in re-planned Paris and Rome at the end of the 19th century


Carnival in Paris, Culture for the Masses


Rossini Fever in the Cities of Paris and Milan


Emergence of Commercial Dance Culture in Vienna, 1780-1820


Urban transformations and neighborhood change. Bruges, three neighbourhoods in a comparative perspective


Mobilité intra-urbaine du peuple de Nantes d’après les listes du logement des gens de guerre (1719-1734)


Fashioning the neighbourhood: the role of the parish in the urban topography of London’s East End, 1580-1630


Neighborhood in Bologna’s Streets in the late medieval and early modern Period


Urban development and Jewish communities in Copenhagen 1700-1850


Political neighbourhood in 15th century Paris: the hôtel d’Artois and its “Burgundian” surroundings


Espaces et population : des quartiers « spécialisés » au sein des patrimoines immobiliers des ecclésiastiques vénitiens (XIVe-XVIe siècle)?


Profiling and ranking urban districts: the case of 15th- and 16th-century Brussels


Neighbourhoods, Suburbs and Ethnic Quarters in the Hungarian Towns of the 14th and 15th Centuries


From ‘the People’ to ‘the Citizen': Municipal Leisure in Manchester’s Urban Parks 1890 – 1910


Misread landscapes: the Victorian public park as ideological battleground


Ornamental, outdated or organic? City trees in a shaken environment (Belgium, 1850-1900)


The 19th century urban renewal of Salerno through pleasure gardens (la Villa) and the seafront promenade


Walking on the Urban Edge


The formation of promenades and parks in Zagreb as a part of European cultural exchanges


“”Utile Ducli” : the creation of promenades in Breton ports in the XVIIIth century


La commercialisation des loisirs dans les promenades parisiennes au XVIIIe siècle


Urban partialities in Navarre in the Late Middle Ages


Barons, Towers, and Hospitals: The Formation of a Social and Political Elite in Late Medieval Rome


Urban Conflicts and Royal Politics in Late Medieval Southern Italy. The City of L’Aquila in the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries


Social Networks and Urban Elite´s Conflicts in Valladolid at the End of the Middle Ages


Los Velasco: stratégies lignagères, conflit et négociation à l’intérieur d’une famille de projection urbaine au Moyen Âge castillan


Institutional Pluralism, Coalitions and Revolts: The Case of Late Medieval Bologna


Lineage and faction in the Lombard towns (late 14th – early 16th century)


Regiving birth to a “historical center”: the Pelourinho’s program (Bahia, Brazil)


Changes in historic urban characteristics of Istanbul due to the planning practices in 20th century


Les couches historiques de l’environnement bati – l’example du centre historique de Budapest


Historic Urban Centres in Italy: an unavoidable concept


Making history. Historians and the creation of historic towns in Belgium (1800-1958)


Sight and sense. Armand Heins and the imagination of the historic urban centre at the 1913 Ghent World Fair


Les enjeux de la naissance du terme „centre ville” en Hongrie, première moitié du 19ème siècle


Les franchissements de la Loire au XVIIIe siècle à Blois, Orléans et Tours et la mue contrastée des centres urbains


Quand la ville (se) pose en seigneur. Nuremberg, l’écrit et la maîtrise de l’espace-temps vers 1500


De la ville aux mille rues à la ville exemplaire : la variété des éloges identitaires de la ville et leur récupération par les clercs au service du roi


Londres et le roi à la fin du Moyen Âge


« A requeste de bones genz li sires a la demande ». Recherche sur l’expression d’une identité urbaine dans le dialogue entre le Prince et la ville (espace francophone, XIIIe-XVe siècles)


Le registre de délibérations comme outil de représentation de l’identité urbaine et lieu de dialogue entre autorité communale et pouvoir royal (Brignoles, 1387-1391)


Arguments politiques et culture urbaine dans les raisonnements de Tolède contre Grenade après 1492


La « casa del racional » : mémoire fiscale et identité urbaine dans la couronne d’Aragon (XIVe-XVe siècle)


Les actes urbains, témoins d’une conscience identitaire et instruments de décision politique et de contrôle social en Flandre aux 14e et 15e siècles


Les notaires et la ville (Italie, fin du Moyen Age)


L’écrit et le pouvoir dans l’Italie bas-médiévale : les chancelleries urbaines et la construction de l’Etat territorial (XIVe-XVe siècle)


Pour ce que c’estoit chose non permectable en ville de police ». Violence regulation in the cities of the Low Countries (14th-17th centuries)


A clash of cultures? Violent behavior in Antwerp during the sixteenth century


Crime and gender 1600-1900: a comparative approach


The repression of prostitution in eighteenth century Bruges


Marriage, Law and Religion on the Relationship of Secular and Clerical Penal Power in Early Modern Bremen


Activités économiques des villes du royaume de Galice à partir de la contribution de l’Alcabala


Flemish towns: maritime trade and fighting with piracy in the beginning of the XVth century


Regional and interregional trading networks and commercial practices at the port of Antwerp in the 14th and 15th centuries. The testimony of merchants and skippers in court records


Changing hierarchies among medieval port towns in Holland (1200-1550)


Les espaces fluvio-maritimes contrôlés par les villes portuaires atlantiques au Moyen Âge


Commercial circuits in late medieval Northern Spain: the case of Cuatro Villas of the coast


Nouvelles données à propos du procès de formation des sociétés maritimes basques au cours du haut Moyen Age : le cas de Guipúzcoa (Pays basque)


Current state of art and new directions in research on Medieval Port-towns of Atlantic Europe in the Middle Ages


Disputed Transformations: The Redevelopment of Cologne’s “Stollwerck” Factory


Revealing Hidden Industries: The Impact of Deindustrialization on Edinburgh and Rome


Smoothing the National Landscape: Industrial Decline and Postwar Urban Renewal in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada


“”More than a Lunchbucket Town”: Planning Post-Industrial Cities in North America


Urban decline and the inner city riots of 1981


Industrial crisis and reorganisation in a small city: Bassano del Grappa, 1945-1980


Industrial decline and urban governance: industrial policy in Chicago, 1920-1970


Decentralization Policy and the Decline of the Industrial City in France, 1934-1963


Back to the future: Recent representations of urban history in Vienna, Berlin and Dresden


Museums and archives as mass media: the role of citizens within the transformation of the cities


New paradigms in city museums. Exhibitions, the unrepresented and the knowledge gap


The Free and Hanseatic City Represented – The Historical Museum of Hamburg


Comparative Approach and the Historical Representations of Towns


Anatole Kopp the militant historian


Livable neighbourhoods. A hype or a new label for a continuing process?


Creating an accessible environment. Liveability as a concept in disability politics in the Federal Republic of Germany from the 1970s to the present


The city with the best quality of living worldwide. Theorizing and evaluating concepts and Vienna’s performances of livability


A dirty ruinous city: livability in Amsterdam 1815-1830


Ambiguous Modernism in the Urban Planning of Hanoi and Saigon, 1940-1945


Healthy, Wealthy and Wise: The Struggle for the Livable City in Charleston, South Carolina


Caught between two worlds: ‘livability’ in Indonesia


An African perspective on Livability


Living alone or with others? Elderly widows and widowers in Drammen Norway 1801-1900. Household and family situations


Urban opportunities: Imperial St Petersburg and Helsinki as marriage markets and labour markets for women


“”God has given me a manly spirit” Consumption and generating gender in the early 19th century merchant community between east and west


Married Women Working Independently, 18th century Copenhagen


Gender perspectives on urban crowds, 1700–1850


Noble ladies and the political sociability in the eighteenth-century Stockholm


Seeing is believing : urban gossip and the balcony in early modern Italy


What difference did gender make? Thoughts on writing the history of European towns


The Glocal Waterfront – evaluating standardisation in the docklands of Buenos Aires and Dublin


Contemporary Planning Practices for Municipalities A Case Study on Meherpur Model Town Plan, Meherpur Municipality, Bangladesh


Warsaw – Lodz: Nation-state capital and post-industrial city from global and local perspectives


Dessau, Central Germany: From Industrial City to ‘Bauhausstadt Dessau’


Global tendencies and zones of transition: The “Annenstraße” of Graz as an example for new developments in urban planning and management history


“”Village in the city” and complex development forces


Climate change adaptation in urban slums: overcoming barriers to community-government partnership


How the Global Meets the Local in a Postsocialist Slovak City (The Case of Banska Bystrica)


City twinning and inter-urban co-operation: A regime theory perspective


‘Perfect Ventilation, Good Sewage and Effective Water Closets’: Urban Factors in the Development of Modern Nursing in Dublin, 1858-1898


Ecologie des revendications urbaines à Bruxelles (1985-1995)


Urban Militancy for Urban Planning: the Legacy of Carlo Doglio


“”Urban historians as city brand makers”


The children’s theatre in socialist Yugoslavia – “homeland nook” of the youngest citizens of “new” Yugoslav cities


A nineteenth-century factory as a family replacing domain?


Sortie des énergies fossiles et politiques de développement durable dans quelques villes européennes (Stockholm, Fribourg-en-Brisgau, Hanovre, Grenoble) : l’héritage des années 1960-70


Comment: Critical Perspectives on Geographies of Transgression in the History of the City


Ambitious aspirations: transforming the food system in nineteenth century Stockholm