Karin Hofmeester

Position / Job title: Senior Research Global Collabatory on the history of Labour Relations 1500-2000

Institution: Antwerpen University

E-mail address: kho@iisg.nl

Jewish history, global labour history, history of global commodities, diamonds.


Book Chapters:

  • Working for Diamonds from the 16th to the 20th Century', in: Marcel van der Linden and Leo Lucassen (eds), Working on Labor. Essays in Honor of Jan Lucassen (Leiden: Brill 2012), pp. 19-46

Journal Articles:

  • 'Shifting trajectories of diamond processing: from India to Europe and back, from the fifteenth century to the twentieth', Journal of Global History, volume 8, no 1 (2013), pp 25-49
  • Les diamants, de la mine à la bague : pour une histoire globale du travail au moyen d'un article de luxe’. Le Mouvement Social, vol 241, no 4 (2012), pp. 65-84
  • Review of David de Vries, Diamonds and War. State, Capital, and Labor in British-Ruled Palestine, International Review of Social History, vol 57, no 3, pp. 480-482