Industries and environment : awareness, laws and administration of the industrial risk in the province of Namur (late 17th - early 20th century)

Project: PHD

Project Details

Description

Long-time study of the perception and administration of industrial risk in the province of Namur. We will target at three fields (public powers, public opinion and justice), with different objectives: identifying and characterizing the different fears caused by factories; understanding their evolution; drawing up a chronological topography of those factories; drawing up a topography of industrial accidents and estimating their consequences on the awareness and the management of risk.
AcronymRISQUE
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/10/09 → …

Research Output

  • 2 Conference contribution
  • 1 Book
  • 1 Chapter (peer-reviewed)
  • 1 Article

Réguler les nuisances, prévenir les risques : le cas de l'usine Tack à Flawinne (1873-1911)

Maréchal, J., Payen, C. & Ledent, C., 2014, (Accepted/In press) Actes du Congrès de Liège, 23-26 août 2012. Liège

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

L'insoutenable légèreté de l'air. Industrie chimique et territoires de la pollution dans la vallée de la Sambre (1850-1870)

Maréchal, J., Letté, M. (ed.) & Le Roux, T. (ed.), 2013, Débordements industriels. Environnement, territoire et conflit, 18e-21e siècle. Rennes: Presses Universitaires de Rennes, p. 155-177 (Histoire).

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Activities

  • 4 Participation in conference
  • 2 Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Industrie et environnement dans le Namurois au XIXe siècle

Julien Marechal (Speaker)

16 Apr 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Congres de l'association des cercles francophones d'Histoire de Belgique

Julien Marechal (Contributor)

22 Aug 2012

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference