History seminars at the IHR

Voluntary Action History

This seminar series is organised by the Committee of the Voluntary Action History Society (VAHS). VAHS aims to advance the historical understanding and analysis of voluntary action through seminars, occasional conferences and symposia. Please see http://www.vahs.org.uk for further information.

Convenor: Michael Nelles MDRNelles@live.co.uk

Co-conveners:  Cait Beaumont (London South Bank University), Kerrie Holloway (Queen Mary, University of London) Sarah Lloyd (University of Hertfordshire), Kevin O’Sullivan (National University of Ireland, Galway), Alison Penn (Open University), Bob Snape (University of Bolton),  Megan Webber (University of Hertfordshire), Brenda Weeden (Campaign for Voluntary Sector Archives),  Meta Zimmeck (Practical Wisdom R2Z) 


Venue: Athlone Room 102, Senate House, South block, 1st floor 

Time: Monday 5.30pm

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Summer Term 2014
DateSeminar details
12 May Work Motivation Experiments at the Interwar Cocoa Works

Michael Weatherburn (Imperial College London)

Venue:  Room G21A, ground floor, Senate House

9 June International NGOs: New Directions for Historical Research

Thomas Davies, City University London

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Venue: Room G21A, Ground floor, Senate House

23 June Some reflections on Philanthropy with special reference to Higher Education

Bill Squire

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