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PhD's

Completed

Kristof Loockx

 

Doctoral thesis

From Sail to Steam: Two Generations of Seafarers and the Maritime Labour Market in Antwerp, 1850-1900

Supervisor(s)

Hilde Greefs & Anne Winter

Date of defence

27/05/2020


 

Thomas Verbruggen

 

Doctoral thesis

Maids on the Move: the Migration of Foreign Domestic Servants to Antwerp and Brussels (1880-1910)

Supervisor(s)

Hilde Greefs & Anne Winter

Date of defence

29/04/2020


 

Marjolein Schepers

 

Doctoral thesis

Negotiating Migration Regulation and Access to Welfare in Eighteenth-Century Flanders

Supervisor(s)

Thijs Lambrecht & Anne Winter

Date of defence

31/05/2019


 

Jelten Baguet

 

Doctoral thesis

"The Lords of Ghent": Political Elites and Social Change in the Sixteenth Century

Supervisor(s)

Frederik Buylaert, Anne-Laure Van Bruaene & Anne Winter

Date of defence

7/12/2018


 

Ans Vervaeke

 

Doctoral thesis

With law and reason: The accessibility and use of the civil courts in the Franc of Bruges (1670-1795)

Supervisor(s)

Thijs Lambrecht & Griet Vermeesch

Date of defence

28/06/2018


 

Alexander Coppens

 

Doctoral thesis

Between Policy and Administrative Practice: The Implementation of the Belgian Migration Policy in Nineteenth-century Brussels.

Supervisor(s)

Hilde Greefs & Anne Winter

Date of defence

11/01/2017


 

Ellen Debackere

 

Doctoral thesis

Tussen stad en staat. Het lokale beleid ten aanzien van buitenlanders in Antwerpen, 1830-1880 [Between city and state. The local policy towards foreigners in Antwerp, 1830-1880]

Supervisor(s)

Hilde Greefs & Anne Winter

Date of defence

13/04/2016     


 

Hassan Ben Toutouh

 

Doctoral thesis

Dienstweigeraars en deserteurs in de Franse Tijd (1798-1814). Sociaal-economische en culturele oorzaken van de Brabantse weerspannigheid [Draft evaders and deserters in the French Period (1798-1814). Socio-economic and cultural causes of Brabantine recalcitrance]

Supervisor(s)

Catharina Lis & Anne Winter

Date of defence

16/06/2015


 

Rik Vercammen

 

Doctoral thesis

Life trajectories on the fringe. Vagrants and beggars in the Belgian state benevolent colonies (1870-1930)

Supervisor(s)

Anne Winter

Date of defence

14/05/2014


 

Brigitte Martens

 

Doctoral thesis

De Antwerpse Jezuiëten en het grote mediadebat in de zeventiende eeuw: een communicatiehistorische analyse van de Nederlandstalige controverse-literatuur (1595-1690) [The Antwerp Jesuits and the big media debate in the seventeenth century: a communication-historical analysis of the Dutch controversion-literature (1595-1690)]

Supervisor(s)

Catharina Lis & Caroline Pauwels

Date of defence

14/05/2010


 

Heidi Deneweth

 

Doctoral thesis

Houses and people. Living, building, investing and borrowing in three neighbourhoods of Bruges from the middle ages until the nineteenth century

Supervisor(s)

Hugo Soly

Date of defence

1/07/2008


 

Anne Winter

   

Doctoral thesis

Patterns of Migration and Adaptation in the Urban Transition: Newcomers to Antwerp, c. 1760-1860

Supervisor(s)

Hugo Soly

Date of defence

27/03/2007


 

Bart Willems

   

Doctoral thesis

Krediet, vertrouwen en sociale relaties: kleine producenten en winkeliers te Antwerpen in de 18de eeuw [Credit, trust and social relations: small producents and shopkeepers in Antwerp in the 18th century]

Supervisor(s)

Hugo Soly

Date of defence

1/12/2006


 

Erwin Steegen

 

Doctoral thesis

Een winkel in de buurt? Kleinhandel en kleinhandelaren in Maastricht, 1680-1805 [A shop nearby? Retail and retailers in Maastricht, 1680-1805]

Supervisor(s)

Hugo Soly

Date of defence

25/09/2005


 

Frederik Verleysen

 

Doctoral thesis

Het hemelse festijn: religieuze cultuur, sociabiliteit en sociale relaties in de corporatieve wereld van Antwerpen, Brussel en Gent (Ca. 1585-ca.1795) [The heavenly feast: religious culture, sociability and social relations in the corporative world of Antwerp, Brussels and Ghent (Ca. 1585-ca.1795)]

Supervisor(s)

Hugo Soly

Date of defence

31/05/2005

In progress

Miet Adriaens

 

Project title

Shifting grounds? Nobility, lordship and state formation in the sixteenth century Low Countries (case studies: Brabant and Flanders)

Supervisor(s)

Frederik Buylaert & Anne Winter


 

Esther Beeckaert

 

Project title

Community, control and commons. Access to land, use rights and social power relations in the Belgian Ardennes between 1750 and 1900

Supervisor(s)

Wouter Ryckbosch & Eric Vanhaute


 

Matthijs De Graeve

 

Project title

Building Brussels. Brussels’ city builders and the production of urban space (1795-2015)

Supervisor(s)

Inge Bertels, Heidi Deneweth & Stephanie Van de Voorde


 

Dennis De Vriese

 

Project title

Managing the Meat Market. Governance, regulation and consumer interest in late- and post-corporative Brussels (1770-1860)

Supervisor(s)

Wouter Ryckbosch


 

Ayfer Erkul

 

Project title

Policing mobility. Daily interactions between the Brussels police and ‘marginal’ migrants, c. 1880-1914.

Supervisor(s)

Margo De Koster & Anne Winter


 

Janna Everaert

 

Project title

Power in the Metropolis. Urban elite formation during the demographic and commercial expansion of Antwerp (c. 1450 - c. 1550)

Supervisor(s)

Frederik Buylaert, Peter Stabel & Anne Winter


 

Inès Glogowski

 

Project title

Social Hotspots. High Courts of Justice files, sources for Low Countries history

Supervisor(s)

Griet Vermeesch & Anne Winter


 

Lore Helsen

 

Project title

Agriculture, wage labour and household economies in eighteenth-century Flanders. A regional and integrated analysis

Supervisor(s)

Thijs Lambrecht & Anne Winter


 

Boris Horemans

 

Project title

Contractors, master craftsmen, workers and merchants. Productionrelations in construction in Brussels, 1685-1789

Supervisor(s)

Anne Winter


 

Ward Leloup

 

Project title

The leather industry in late medieval Bruges and Mechelen (14th-16th century). Production processes, persons and places in a comparative perspective.

Supervisor(s)

Frederik Buylaert, Heidi Deneweth & Jan Dumolyn



Nick Van den Broeck

 

Project title

Paying for deservingness? Poor relief administration, entitlement and local economies in the Southern Low Countries, 1750-1830

Supervisor(s)

Thijs Lambrecht & Anne Winter


 

Vicky Vanruysseveldt

 

Project title

Artists or Beggars? Itinerant Entertainers and Popular Culture in Brabant (1750-1914)

Supervisor(s)

Anne Winter


 

Anke Verbeke

 

Project title

Surviving through old age. Coping strategies of the elderly labouring poor in Ghent, Brussels and Antwerp, 1750-1850.

Supervisor(s)

Anne Winter


 

Jurriaan Wink

 

Project title

Managing Markets: Commercial Institutions in the Principalities of the Burgundian-Habsburg Low Countries Compared

Supervisor(s)

Bart Lambert & Louis Sicking