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9th European Social Science History Conference Glasgow, Scotland, UK Wednesday 11 - Saturday 14 April 2012
 
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Wednesday 11 April
   8.30 - 10.30
   11.00 - 13.00
   14.00 - 16.00
   16.30 -18.30
Thursday 12 April
   8.30 - 10.30
   11.00 - 13.00
   14.00 - 16.00
   16.00 - 18.30
Friday 13 April
   8.30 - 10.30
   11.00 - 13.00
   14.00 - 16.00
   16.30 - 18.30
Saturday 14 April
   8.30 - 10.30
   11.00 - 13.00
   14.00 - 16.00
   16.30 - 18.30

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Counting the People: Street Numbers and Population Statistics in the Habsburg Monarchy in the 18th Century
This paper investigates the development of a key administrative technique to get hold of the territory: the set-up of street numbers and the implementation of population statistics in the 18th century Habsburg Monarchy. The focus will be put on the difficulties the administrative personel was confronted with when implementing this registration process and the rationales behind the resistance to it.