History Vrije Universiteit Brussel
"The History department of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel has a long tradition in historical research, involving a wide range of themes, periods and approaches. The research is organised at Research Centres, while individual staff members devote much attention to both teaching and researching, and often conduct research projects dealing with specific themes. Research results are both published in Dutch and in more international languages, in ...
Centre for Urban History University of Antwerp
History of Social Change Vrije Universiteit Brussel
This research group creates a platform that focuses on long-term research into social developments. The History curriculum of the VUB has a long tradition in this field, which goes back to the creation of the autonomous VUB in 1969, and in which all current ZAP members can easily find themselves. The HIST Research Group will have a unique place in Flanders (and even Europe) where such long-term approaches are ...
Fundaments of Economic Thinking : Economic and Social History Vrije Universiteit Brussel
The Centre for Contemporary Social History, that has been incorporated in EDSG, is currently conducting research in two distinct veins. The first line of research belongs to the well-established tradition, especially at the VUB, of "structuralist" research in social and economic history. Exploiting in particular sources that lend themselves to quantitative analysis, the focus is on the inequality of personal wealth in Belgium in the 19th ...
History of the City Vrije Universiteit Brussel
A concrete goal is to set up projects jointly (in the event of an opportunity for renewal of the IUAP project, if not through other research projects, such as the FWO) and involve more closely than currently VUB research unit in the design and development of the initiatives in the IUAP such as the series 'Studies in European Urban History, 1200-1800' at Brepols publishing house and specific study days and colloquia that often provide themes ...
History, Archeology, Arts, Philosophy and Ethics Vrije Universiteit Brussel
History, Archeology, Arts, Philosophy and Ethics
History Research Unit, Leuven KU Leuven
The History Research Unit, Leuven, consists of the following five reseach groups:
- Ancient History, Leuven
- Medieval History, Leuven
- Early Modern History (15th-18th Centuries), Leuven
- Cultural History since 1750, Leuven
- Modernity & Society 1800-2000, Leuven
Medieval History, Leuven KU Leuven
The research group for the History of the Middle Ages explores the western Middle Ages from a viewpoint of continuity between the Middle Ages and Late Antiquity, on the one hand, and the Early Modern period, on the other. Our research focuses on church, city and society and on their interaction. The geographical scope of the research unit covers the Southern Low Countries in a comparative European context. We attach great importance to ...
The Research Group Economic History, Leuven has two aims: (1) To analyze the macro-economic history of Flanders, Belgium and Europe from ca. 1750 until today. The task is defined broadly and includes business history and the history of economic thought. (2) Housing economics, with emphasis on the analysis of residential markets.