Prof.Dr. C.A. (Kees) Mandemakers

Kees Mandemakers
Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication
Erasmus University Rotterdam

Kees Mandemakers is professor of History at the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication of Erasmus University Rotterdam where he holds the endowed chair for Large Historical Databases.

Professor Mandemakers studied History at Utrecht University and Philosophy at the University of Amsterdam. He has worked at Utrecht University and VU University Amsterdam, where he taught historical informatics and statistics from 1989 till October 2000. In 1996 he acquired his PhD at Erasmus University Rotterdam.

In 1991 Professor Mandemakers started the Historical Sample of the Netherlands (HSN) at the IISH and since 2000 he has worked there full time. Present position at the IISH: senior research fellow, heading the HSN.

His main research interests include: methodology of large historical databases (topics: data processing, sample designs), social stratification and mobility and social history (topics: secondary education, infant and child mortality, shoe-industry).

  • C.A. Mandemakers, I. Maas & H.D. van Leeuwen (Ed.). (2008). Honderdvijftig jaar levenslopen. De Historische Steekproef Nederlandse bevolking. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press
  • F. Poppel, van, P. Ekamper & C.A. Mandemakers (2018). Season of Birth and Early Childhood Mortality: A Review of the Debate and a Case Study for the Netherlands, 1812-1912. In P. Puschmann & T. Riswick (Eds.), Building Bridges. Scholars, History and Historical Demography. A Festschrift in Honor of Professor Theo Engelen (pp. 590-625). Nijmegen: Valkhof Pers
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2017). En hoe zit het eigenlijk met de getuigen? Professionele en relationele achtergrond van de getuigen in de geboorteakten van Nederland, 1812-1922. In T. Engelen & T. Riswick (Eds.), Van historische informatiekunde naar historische sensatie. Libretto voor Onno Boonstra (pp. 61-78). Nijmegen: Valkhof Pers
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2016). Historical Population Databases and the Intermediate Data Structure, 1980-2050. In The future of historical demography. Upside and down and inside out (pp. 227-232). Leuven Den Haag: Acco
  • C.A. Mandemakers, B. Mönkediek & J. Kok (2016). De rol van gezin en bedrijf bij de migratie van Nederlandse boerenkinderen tussen 1850 en 1940. In P. Puschmann, R. Paping & K. Matthijs (Eds.), Familie en levenskansen in het verleden. Jaarboek historische demografie 2015 (pp. 25-56). Leuven: Acco
  • G. Bloothooft, P. Christen, C.A. Mandemakers & M. Schraagen (2015). Preface. In G. Bloothooft, P. Christen, C.A. Mandemakers & M. Schraagen (Eds.), Population Reconstruction (pp. V-VII). Cham Heidelberg New York Dordrecht London: Springer
  • J. Kok & C.A. Mandemakers (2013). Falend kerngezin? Opvang van zwakkeren in Nederlandse huishoudens, 1850-1940. In K. Matthijs, P. Puschmann, H. Bras & A. Janssens (Eds.), Gender in/en historische demografie. Jaarboek historische demografie 2013 . Leuven/Den Haag: Acco
  • P. Ekamper, F. van Poppel & C.A. Mandemakers (2011). Widening horizons? The geography of the marriage market in nineteenth- and early twentieth century Netherlands. In M. Gutmann, G. Deane, K. Sylvester & E. Merchant (Eds.), Navigating time and space in population studies (pp. 115-160). Dordrecht: Springer
  • J. Kok, C.A. Mandemakers & D. Damsma (2010). Atrophied Hearts? Partner Choice and Social Reproduction of Farmers in the North-Western Part of the Netherlands in the 19th and Early 20th Century. In M.P. Arrizabalaga & e.a. (Eds.), Many Paths to Happiness? Studies in Population and Family History A Festschrift for Antoinette Fauve-Chamoux (pp. 362-387). Amsterdam: Aksant
  • R.L. Zijdeman & C.A. Mandemakers (2010). 'Rol' srednego obrazovaniia v mezhpokolennom perekhode professional' nogo statusa v Niderlandakh 1865-1940 gg. In V.M. Vladimirov & M.H.D. van Leeuwen (Eds.), Istoricheskoe professiovedenie: sozdanie HISCO i issledovaniia professional'noi i sotsial'noi mobil'nosti (pp. 221-252). Barnaul: Izd-vo Altaiskogo gosudarstvennogo universiteta
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2009). De database van de Historische Steekproef Nederlandse bevolking. In C.A. Mandemakers, I Maas & H.D. van Leeuwen (Eds.), Honderdvijftig jaar levenslopen. De Historische Steekproef Nederlandse bevolking (pp. 9-14). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press
  • C.A. Mandemakers & H. Knippenberg (2008). Nation building, the school dispute, economic development, and the rise of education statistics. In G.S.J. van Maarseveen, M.M. Klep & I. Stamhuis (Eds.), The statistical mind in Modern Society. The Netherlands 1850-1940 (Deel I) (pp. 57-182). Amsterdam: Aksant
  • C.A. Mandemakers & R.L. Zijdeman (2008). De rol van het gymnasiaal en middelbaar onderwijs bij de intergenerationele overdracht van status. In C.A. Mandemakers, I. Maas & M.H.D. van Leeuwen (Eds.), Honderdvijftig jaar levenslopen. De Historische Steekproef Nederlandse bevolking (pp. 151-174). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2008). Inleiding. In Honderdvijftig jaar levenslopen. De Historische Steekproef Nederlandse bevolking (pp. 7-8). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press
  • C.A. Mandemakers (1996, april 25). Gymnasiaal en middelbaar onderwijs. Ontwikkeling, structuur, sociale achtergrond en schoolprestaties, Nederland, ca. 1800-1968. Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam (1003 pag.) Prom./coprom.: Prof.Dr. H. van Dijk & J. Dronkers.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2009). Waarom Jan en Cor met elkaar trouwden (2009, juni 11). Amsterdam: Aksant
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2013, december 6). Occupational titles, Netherlands, 19-20th century: standardization and classification. Brabants Historisch Informatie Centrum, 's-Hertogenbosch, Combined MISS LINKS meeting.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). 25 Years of Collaboration: The Historical Sample of the Netherlands and LINKS. In E. Beekink & E. Walhout (Eds.), Frans van Poppel: A Sort of Farewell. Liber Amicorum (pp. 45-48). The Hague: NIDI
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012, september 25). LINKS. Linking Genealogical Data from Large Databases. Maastricht, Invited Lecture Frontiers in Genealogy and Heraldry XXXth International Congress for Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2009). Grote historische databestanden en de disseminatie van gegevens. Archievenblad, 113 (9), 32-35.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2008, juli 12). Over de HSN, Oude levens digitaal. NRC-Handelsblad
  • D. van Lente, C.A. Mandemakers & R.W.M. Rottier (1995). Onderzoek naar status ingenieursberoep tussen 1842 en 1940. De Ingenieur, 107 (8), 23-25.
  • G. Bloothooft, P. Christen, C.A. Mandemakers & M. Schraagen (Ed.). (2015). Population Reconstruction. Cham Heidelberg New York Dordrecht London: Springer
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Discussant session 'New Perspectives and Methods'. 39th Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association (6-9 November 2014): Toronto, Canada (2014, november 7).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Organizer Discussion table 'The European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net)'. 39th Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association (6-9 November 2014): Toronto, Canada (2014, november 7).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). WieWasWie Marriage Certificates Occupations (original values), release 2014_01. International Institute of Social History [Dataset].
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). WieWasWie Marriage Certificates Firstnames (original values), release 2014_01. International Institute of Social History [Dataset].
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Chair first session workshop EHPS-Net Working Group 9 'GIS and the Integration of Individual Level Socio-Demographic Data within Large Urban Areas.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Discussant round table 'Longitudinal Databases and Life Sciences: New Challenges and Novel Perspectives'. 10th European Social Science History Conference (23-26 April 2014): Vienna, Austria (2014, april 26).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Discussant round table 'European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net)'. 10th European Social Science History Conference (23-26 April 2014): Vienna, Austria (2014, april 24).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Chair workshop of Working Group 7 (Education), European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Discussant session 'Family Inequalities and Life Course Transitions'. 7th Day of Historical Demography: Wageningen (2014, december 4).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Co-organizer International Workshop Population Reconstruction.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Organizer round table 'European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net)'. 10thEuropean Social Science History Conference (23-26 April 2014): Vienna, Austria (2014, april 26).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Co-organizer and instructor EHPS-Net International Summer School in Historical Demography - Introductory course.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2014). Organizer fourth meeting of the European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net), European Science Foundation (ESF).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2013). Organiser and chair meeting steering group of the 'European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net)'.
  • J. Kok, C.A. Mandemakers & B. Mönkediek (2013). Flight from the land? Migration flows of the rural population of the Netherlands, 1850-1940. FRESH Meeting: University of Essex (2013, oktober 18).
  • J. Kok & C.A. Mandemakers (2013). Life course and residential career of singles in Dutch cities, 1870-1940. International Conference Singles in the Cities of North-West Europe, c.1000-2000 (March 6th – 8th 2013): Antwerpen (2013, maart 7).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2013). The European Historical Population Sample Network (EHPS-Net). 38th Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association (21-24 November 2013): Chicago (2013, november 22).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2013). Co-organisor and instructor 'EHPS-Net International Summer School in Historical Demography - Introductory course'.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2013). Historical Sample of the Netherlands (HSN). Dataset Linking Historical Lives (LHL), release 2013.01 (n=3,321). International Institute of Social History [Dataset].
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2013). Discussant presentation Gerben Zaagsma 'Inleiding - Digitale geschiedenis'. Studiedag Digitale Geschiedenis: KNHG/Huygens ING, 's-Gravenhage (2013, januari 7).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2013). Historical Sample of the Netherlands (HSN). Dataset HSN Survival Dates, release 2013.01 (n=78,102). International Institute of Social History [Dataset].
  • C.A. Mandemakers, S. Muurling, I. Maas, B. van de Putte, R.L. Zijdeman, P.S. Lambert, M.H.D. van Leeuwen, F.W.A. van Poppel & A. Miles (2013). HSN standardized, HISCO-coded and classified occupational titles, release 2013.01. International Institute of Social History [Dataset].
  • S. Muurling & C.A. Mandemakers (2013). MOSAIC release census data Dutch municipalities, Zeeland and Brabant, 1810-1811 (n=40,037). International Institute of Social History [Dataset].
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2013). Organiser and chair Discussion Table 'European Historical Population Samples Network'. 38th Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association (21-24 November 2013): Chicago (2013, november 22).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Discussant round table 'Historical Census Microdata and the Future of Historical Demography'. 2nd MOSAIC Conference: Budapest, Hungary (2012, september 6).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). HSN Release LMP 2012.01. Long Term Mortality Effects of Potato Crisis, extension of release 2010.01 and 2008.01 (n=3.265). IISH - HSN [Dataset].
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Co-Organizer: Workshop IDS Software of the European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net), European Science Foundation (ESF)'.
  • C.A. Mandemakers Website European Historical Population Sample Network (EHPS-Net). . Retrieved Apr 16, 2013, from http://www.ehps-net.eu/
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Co-Organizer: Introducing Intermediate Data Structure and Demography. Pre-meeting third meeting of the European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net), European Science Foundation (ESF).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Organizer 'Third meeting of the European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net), European Science Foundation (ESF)'.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Organizer 'Implementation of the IDS in Several Databases: Problems and Challenges. Vancouver workshop on the Intermediate Data Structure (IDS) for Historical Longitudinal Databases'. Preconference Social Science History Association: Vancouver, Canada (2012, november 1).
  • S. Muurling & C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Inventory of Micro Data in the Netherlands before the Introduction of the Population Register (1850). Second MOSAIC Conference: Budapest, Hungary (2012, september 6).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Over de HSN, Interview betreffende DANS Data prijs. Interview: E-data & Research, Nieuwsbrief over data en onderzoek in de alfa- en gamma- wetenschappen, jaargang 6, nr. 4, p. 4, juni 2012.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Over LINKS - Interviewer Frank Bosmans. CATCH Midterm Event: CATCH in Context: National Museum of Ethnology, Leiden (2012, december 14).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Delegate at General Assembly of the International Comittee of Historical Sciences (on behalf of ICHD).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Chair and Discussant session: New Methods for Historical Demography. 9th European Social Science History Conference: Glasgow, UK (2012, april 11).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Chairing session `Bursting with New Historical Data on Residence Patterns and Living Arrangements: First Results from the MOSAIC Project'. 9th European Social Science History Conference: Glasgow, UK (2012, april 11).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Organizer 'Second meeting of the European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net), European Science Foundation (ESF)'.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Organizer 'LINKS meeting with Scottish Longitudinal Sample (SLS)'.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Chair. Third meeting of the European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net), European Science Foundation (ESF): Budapest, Hungary (2012, mei 29).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Organizer 'Round table European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net)'. 9th European Social Science History Conference: Glasgow, UK (2012, april 11 - 2012, april 14).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Discussant round table 'European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net)'. 9th European Social Science History Conference: Glasgow, UK (2012, april 11).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2012). Chair. Second meeting of the European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net), European Science Foundation (ESF): IISG, Amsterdam (2012, januari 20).
  • J. Kok, M. VandeZande & C.A. Mandemakers (2011, maart 30). A helping hand. The effect of household extension on infant and child survival, the Netherlands 1850-1915. Centro de sciencias humanas y sociales. Consejo superior de investigaciones cientificas, Madrid, Spanje, Invited lecture at Instituto de Economia, Geografia y Demografia.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2011, mei 26). Large historical databases with Longitudinal Micro Data: New developments in the Netherlands and International Perspectives. Max Planck Institute for demographic research, Rostock, Germany, Invited lecture conference Reconstructing the Population History of Continental Europe by Recovering Surviving Census Records.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2011, januari 19). LINKS. Linking Historical Registrations into Families and Pedigrees. Leuven, Belgium, Bijeenkomst Wetenschappelijke Onderzoeksgemeenschap (WOG), Historische Demografie.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2011, juli 19). Historic sample of the Netherlands: Structure, Results, New Developments and International Framework. ICPSR, Ann Arbor, USA, Invited lecture summer course Longitudinal Analysis of Historical Demographic Data.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2011, februari 2). New developments with Longitudinal Historical Databases: The Intermediate Data Structure (IDS). Centre for Economic Demography, Lund University, Sweden, Invited lecture Workshop on Longitudinal Databases.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2011, maart 10). Presentation Alfalab for the eHumanities Group: Lifelab. eHumanities Group, Amsterdam, Invited lecture.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2011). IDS version 2 and the main differences with version 1. Boston workshop on the Intermediate Data Structure (IDS) for Historical Longitudinal Databases: Boston, USA (2011, november 16 - 2011, november 16).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2011, juni 14). Goals and tasks of the European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net). European Science Foundation (ESF), Strassbourg, France, Kick-off meeting of the European Historical Population Samples Network (EHPS-Net).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2010, juni 18). HSN. Historische Steekproef Nederlandse bevolking. Amsterdam, Presentatie ter gelegenheid nominatie DANS Dataprijs 2010.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2010, juni 10). International Perspectives and New Developments with Longitudinal Historical Databases. Tromso, Invited lecture Norwegian Historical Population Register, workshop on Data Structures.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2010, mei 19). Gathering student data from the perspective of existing databases (HSN and LINKS). Utrecht, Symposium: Digitale Databases en Universiteitsgeschiedenis.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2010, september 20). Large Historical Databases with Longitudinal Micro Data: International Perspectives and New Developments. Paris, Invited lecture: Centre Rouland Mousnier, Université de Paris IV, workshop Phénomènes de Parenté et Informatique: Nouvelles Perspectives.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2010, oktober 19). Large Historical Databases with Longitudinal Micro Data: International Perspectives and New Developments. Vienna, Invited lecture: Supporting Digital Humanities (first conference organised jointly by CLARIN and DARIAH).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2010, december 10). De Historische Steekproef Nederland. Den Haag, Lecture: werkconferentie Biografisch Portaal, Koninklijke Bibliotheek.
  • C.A. Mandemakers & U. Bosma (2009, december 4). Opting for the Indies: Het profijt van een koloniale beroepscarrière. Tilburg, Lezing: Tweede dag van de Historische Demografie, Universiteit van Tilburg.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2009). Pluizen in oude stambomen. Over LINKS in Experiment NL: Wetenschap in Nederland, deel 2: Diemen (2009, mei 8 - 2009, mei 8).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2009, februari 20). LINKing System for Historical Family Reconstruction. Den Haag, Kick-off meeting CATCH Plus, Gemeentehuis Den Haag.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2009, januari 13). LINKS: linken van GENLIAS en andere indexen van de Nederlandse Burgerlijke Stand. Leuven, Workshop: Wetenschappelijke Onderzoeksgemeenschap (WOG), Historische Demografie.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2009, juli 22). Longitudinal Analysis of Historical Demographic Data. Ann Arbor, Invited lecture Summer Course Longitudinal Analysis of Historical Demographic Data.
  • C.A. Mandemakers & J. Kok (2009). Life Curses of Stayers and Movers compared, Netherlands, 1850-2000. Conference: 33rd Social Science History: Miami (2008, oktober 23 - 2006, oktober 26).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2009, januari 21). Structuring and Standardizing Longitudinal Historical Data. Working with an Intermediate Data Structure (IDS). Rostock, Lecture: Max-Planck-Institut für Demografische Forschung.
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2008). Working with Intermediate Structures as a Condition for Easy Building of Datasets from Historical Longitudinal Databases. workshop Internationalizing Historical Longitudinal Databases: Ann Arbor (2008, april 30 - 2008, mei 2).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2008). Intermediate Data Structure (IDS): Goals and New Structure. Pre-conference 33rd Social Science History: Historical Longitudinal Databases: Miami (2008, oktober 22 - 2008, oktober 22).
  • C.A. Mandemakers (2008, oktober 23). Discussant round table `Recent Advances in Systematic Record Linkage with Large Databases. Miami, Conference: 33rd Social Science History.

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