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Growing up in the shadow of the Second World War: European perspectives

Growing up in the shadow of the Second World War: European perspectives

In this Special Issue, the authors explore the various ways in which the Second WorldWar shaped children’s experiences in the post-war period. They map the multifacetedinterest or non-interest of states all over Europe for children in the years after the war,filter out groups of children who recall that the consequences of the Second World Warsignificantly influenced their childhood, and investigate the childhood policies directedtowards them, as well as their childhood experiences and the memories they fosterabout their childhood.

1 January 2015


Machteld Venken
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
Article
Cheat Sheet: Social Network Analysis for Humanists

Cheat Sheet: Social Network Analysis for Humanists

Social Network Analysis concepts and methods are extremely powerful ways to describe complex social relations. The field however has developed their own their concepts, some of which require a little bit of translation. This cheat sheet should help with the … Continue reading →

1 January 2015


Marten Düring
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
  • Contemporary history of Europe
  • Digital history & historiography
Article
Systems genomics evaluation of the SH-SY5Y neuroblastoma cell line as a model for Parkinson’s disease

Systems genomics evaluation of the SH-SY5Y neuroblastoma cell line as a model for Parkinson’s disease

Background: The human neuroblastoma cell line, SH-SY5Y, is a commonly used cell line in studies related to neurotoxicity, oxidative stress, and neurodegenerative diseases. Although this cell line is often used as a cellular model for Parkinson’s disease, the relevance of this cellular model in the context of Parkinson’s disease (PD) and other neurodegenerative diseases has not yet been systematically evaluated.

20 December 2014


Maria Biryukov
Article
The Best Propaganda is Adventure for Children. The Non-Presentation of the Holocaust in the Polish Television Series “Four Tank-Men and a Dog”

The Best Propaganda is Adventure for Children. The Non-Presentation of the Holocaust in the Polish Television Series “Four Tank-Men and a Dog”

4 December 2014


Machteld Venken
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
  • Contemporary history of Europe
Article
On the Route of Dracula: Promoting Romania as a Tourism Destination during the Socialist 1960s-1980s

On the Route of Dracula: Promoting Romania as a Tourism Destination during the Socialist 1960s-1980s

21 November 2014


Adelina Stefan
Article
Comparing Nationalisation and Elite Training in 20th Century European Borderlands

Comparing Nationalisation and Elite Training in 20th Century European Borderlands

20 November 2014


Machteld Venken
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
  • Contemporary history of Europe
Article
Between Limits, Lures, and Excitement: Holidays Abroad in Socialist Romania during the 1960s-1980s

Between Limits, Lures, and Excitement: Holidays Abroad in Socialist Romania during the 1960s-1980s

15 November 2014


Adelina Stefan
Article
Hygiene, Public Health, and the Social Body

Hygiene, Public Health, and the Social Body

14 November 2014


Sean Takats
  • Digital history & historiography
Article
Paul Eyschen, Marie-Adelaïde et la Première Guerre mondiale. Un éclairage sur deux "oubliés" de l'historiographie luxembourgeoise

Paul Eyschen, Marie-Adelaïde et la Première Guerre mondiale. Un éclairage sur deux "oubliés" de l'historiographie luxembourgeoise

13 November 2014


Denis Scuto
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
Article
Podium Discussant on the Round Table: "Publishing in English: Challenges and Chances"

Podium Discussant on the Round Table: "Publishing in English: Challenges and Chances"

7 November 2014


Machteld Venken
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
  • Contemporary history of Europe
Article
Archives without end: the quandary of digital research and scholarly communication

Archives without end: the quandary of digital research and scholarly communication

16 October 2014


Sean Takats
  • Digital history & historiography
Article
Des ressources numériques pour enseigner l’histoire de la fin de la Guerre froide

Des ressources numériques pour enseigner l’histoire de la fin de la Guerre froide

La chute du mur de Berlin, la fin du glacis communiste et l’implosion de l’Union soviétique mettent un terme à la Guerre froide et à ses divisions. Plus de 500 ressources documentaires retracent le bouleversement géopolitique en Europe après 1989.

10 October 2014


Marco Gabellini, Victoria Mouton
  • Public history
  • Contemporary history of Europe
Article
La Bibliothèque de l’Université du Luxembourg (BUL) intégrée aux données du document : « Comparaison internationale de bibliothèque universitaire : étude de cas. Rapport à madame la Ministre de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche…

La Bibliothèque de l’Université du Luxembourg (BUL) intégrée aux données du document : « Comparaison internationale de bibliothèque universitaire : étude de cas. Rapport à madame la Ministre de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche…

1 October 2014


Beth Park
Article
Presentation of the paper: Comparing Nationalisation and Elite Training in 20th Century European Borderlands

Presentation of the paper: Comparing Nationalisation and Elite Training in 20th Century European Borderlands

29 September 2014


Machteld Venken
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
  • Contemporary history of Europe
Article
Activités, usage et effectif de la Bibliothèque de l’Université du Luxembourg (BUL): quelle augmentation entre 2009 et 2013?

Activités, usage et effectif de la Bibliothèque de l’Université du Luxembourg (BUL): quelle augmentation entre 2009 et 2013?

1 September 2014


Beth Park
Article
Dreadful like a Postcard: Portraying War and Destruction in Illustrated Postcards of Luxembourg (1914–1918)

Dreadful like a Postcard: Portraying War and Destruction in Illustrated Postcards of Luxembourg (1914–1918)

1 August 2014


Sandra Camarda
  • Public history
Article
Presentation: Historia mówiona w powiecie lublinieckim (województwo katowickie)

Presentation: Historia mówiona w powiecie lublinieckim (województwo katowickie)

5 July 2014


Machteld Venken
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
  • Contemporary history of Europe
Article
"И засияли золотые купола". История русской православной общины Люксембурга

"И засияли золотые купола". История русской православной общины Люксембурга

The book tells about the Russian Orthodox community in Luxembourg, which exists since 1929. The historical overview covers the path of the White emigration through Eastern Europe to the Grand Duchy, the establishment of the Russian colony in Mertert and Wiltz, and the renovation of the parish after the church was built in 1982.

30 June 2014


Inna Ganschow
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
Article
Abtreibung im Dritten Reich. Ideologie im Frauenstrafvollzug am Beispiel der Strafanstalt Saarbrücken

Abtreibung im Dritten Reich. Ideologie im Frauenstrafvollzug am Beispiel der Strafanstalt Saarbrücken

The aim of the Bachelor's thesis is to examine how national socialist principles about human reproduction and "racial purity" impacted the female inmates in the penal institution in Saarbrücken, Germany. Over 200 personal files of German women accused of illegal abortion were examined for this study. The thesis also elaborates on conceptions of womanhood, sexuality and medical misconceptions as well as the impact of the social strata of the affected women.

17 June 2014


Elisabeth Wingerter
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
  • Contemporary history of Europe
Article
GERMANS IN RUSSIA: Mit dem Krieg begann die Diskriminierung

GERMANS IN RUSSIA: Mit dem Krieg begann die Diskriminierung

Die deutschen Einwanderer prägten Saint Petersburg seit der Gründung der Stadt am Anfang des 18. Jh. Im Ersten Weltkrieg erlebte deren Gemeinde starke Diskriminierung, was zur Auswanderung der Deutschen führte. Jedoch die deutsche Schule (die erste Schule der Stadt überhaupt) gibt es auch heute, 300 Jahre später.

9 June 2014


Inna Ganschow
  • Contemporary history of Luxembourg
Article

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