Understanding Society

Tilburg University has been a reliable provider of high-quality education and research for more than eighty years. We specialize in the social sciences and humanities and we seek to make a structural contribution to society.

New Updated version of the I-HILT E-Lecture Schedule


All lectures take place in Tilburg Law School Room M020. Stream lectures at your convenience after the fact.

In the Shadow of Vitoria - A History of International Law in Spain, 1770-1953

13 FEBRUARY 2-3 pm, Ignacio de la Rasilla del Moral (Brunel University London)

Hague-iography? Historicising the Hague peace conferences of 1899 and 1907

28 FEBRUARY 2018, 11 am -12 pm, Maartje Abbenhuis (University of Auckland)

Lex Mercatoria Traditions

6 MARCH 2018, 2-3 pm, Dave de ruysscher (Tilburg University)

Colonial Wars and the History of International Humanitarian Law

5 JUNE 2018, 2-3 pm, Inge Van Hulle (Tilburg University)