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The International Institute of Social History (IISH) examines how work and labour relations have developed globally over time. To support its research, IISH collects archives and data from all over the world.

IISH collects and analyses data on social and economic trends from 1500 onwards. Its aim is to study how inequality arises within and between societies. 

IISH is one of the most prestigious institutes for social history research worldwide. It works with the Huygens Institute for Netherlands History and the Meertens Institute in the KNAW Humanities Cluster.


  • Lucassen, L. (Leo)

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    Research Output

    Bredere historische context

    Lucassen, L., 01 Jan 2020, In : Asiel- en Migrantenrecht . p. 8-9 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/periodicalArticleProfessional

    Een debat over (im)migratie moet wel over feiten gaan

    Lucassen, L., 07 Jan 2020, In : De Volkskrant.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/periodicalArticlePopularizing

    Open Access

    Media en politiek moeten ophouden met de kunstmatige 'wij-zij' tegenstelling

    Lucassen, L., 06 Jan 2020, In : rtlz.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/periodicalArticlePopularizing

    Open Access


    Adjunct Professor

    Lucassen, Leo (Recipient), 2016

    Prize: Honorary degree

    Amsterdam School of Historical Studies Valorisation Award

    Klaas Stutje (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)Academic

    Audience Award Hack-a-LOD

    Zijdeman, Richard L. (Recipient) & van Erp, Marieke (Recipient), 12 Nov 2016

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)Societal

  • Activities

    Anarchism in Indonesia

    Eef Vermeij (Speaker)

    15 Feb 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationSocietal

    Harvard University

    Pepijn Brandon (Visiting researcher)

    Jan 2020Jun 2020

    Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting researcher

    Was the Iranian Revolution (1978-1979) Inevitable?

    Touraj Atabaki (Speaker)

    28 Feb 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentationAcademic

    Press / Media


    Leo Lucassen


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Het jaar van het spandoek

    Sjaak van der Velden


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Demonstraties zijn hoopgevend

    Sjaak van der Velden


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment