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prof. dr. P. (Peter) Romijn

History of the 20th Century, with a specific focus on the History of Public Administration During Times of War and Crises (chair in co-operation with the NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies)
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Humanities
Photographer: Eduard Lampe

Visiting address
  • Spuistraat 134
Postal address
  • Postbus 1610
    1000 BP Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications

    2017

    • Romijn, P. (2017). [Review of: Koll (2015), Arthur Seyss-Inquart und die deutsche Besatzungspolitik in den Niederlanden (1940-1945)]. Historische Zeitschrift, 2017(304), 274-275.
    • Romijn, P., & Tames, I. M. (Accepted/In press). How to integrate transnational identities into the national community: The case of the Dutch Nazi collaborators. Journal of Modern European History, 16(2018/2), 247.

    2016

    • Romijn, P. (2016). Arthur Seys-Inquart: niet langer een raadsel: [Bespreking van: J. Koll (2015) Arthur Seyß-Inquart und die deutsche Besatzungspolitik in den Niederlanden (1940-1945)]. Tijdschrift voor Geschiedenis, 129(3), 484-486. https://doi.org/10.5117/TVGESCH2016.3.RECE [details]

    2015

    • Romijn, P. (2015). 'Liberators and Patriots': Military Interim Rule and the Politics of Transition in the Netherlands, 1944-1945. In S-L. Hoffmann, S. Kott, P. Romijn, & Wieviorka (Eds.), Seeking Peace in the Wake of War: Europe, 1943-1947 (pp. 117-144). (NIOD Studies on War, Holocaust, and Genocide; No. 2). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. [details]

    2014

    • Romijn, P. (2014). Learning on 'the job': Dutch war volunteers entering the Indonesian war of independence, 1945-49. In B. Luttikhuis, & A. D. Moses (Eds.), Colonial Counterinsurgency and Mass Violence: the Dutch empire in Indonesia (pp. 91-110). (Routledge studies in the modern history of Asia; No. 99). London: Routledge. [details]
    • Romijn, P., & Schumacher, E. (2014). Transitional Justice in the Netherlands after World War II. In N. Wouters (Ed.), Transitional Justice and Memory in Europe (1945-2013) (pp. 133-170). (Series on Transitional Justice; No. 17). Cambridge/Antwerp/Portland: Intersentia. [details]

    2012

    2010

    • Romijn, P. (2010). Chapter on The Netherlands. In A Study on how the memory of crimes committed by totalitarian regimes in Europe is dealt with in the Member States Madrid: Institute for Public Goods and Policy. Centre of Human and Social Sciences (CSIC).

    2017

    • Romijn, P. (2017). Der Lange Krieg der Niederlande: Besatzung, Gewalt und Neuorientierung in den vierziger Jahren . (Vorträge und Kolloquien des Jena Center Geschichte des 20. Jahrhunderts; Vol. 19). Göttingen: Wallstein Verlag. [details]
    • Romijn, P. (2017). De oorlog (1940-1945). In H. Blom, D. Wertheim, H. Berg, & B. Wallet (Eds.), De geschiedenis van de Joden in Nederland (2nd ed., pp. 360-406). Amsterdam: Balans. [details]

    2013

    • Romijn, P. (2013). Managing the integration of the occupied Dutch territories in Hitler’s empire. In P. Eigner, H. Matis, & A. Resch (Eds.), Entrepreneurship in schwierigen Zeiten: Unternehmertum, Karrieren und Umbrüche während der ersten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts: Beiträge gesammelt zu Ehren von Peter Berger (pp. 309-330). Wien/Münster: LIT Verlag. [details]

    2012

    • Romijn, P. (2012). The 'lesser evil': the case of the Dutch local authorities and the Holocaust. In P. Romijn, B. van der Boom, P. Griffioen, R. Zeller, M. Meeuwenoord, J. Houwink ten Cate, & W. ten Have (Eds.), The persecution of the Jews in the Netherlands, 1940-1945: new perspectives (pp. 12-26). Amsterdam: Vossiuspers UvA. [details]
    • Romijn, P., Scott-Smith, G., & Segal, J. (2012). Divided dreamworlds? The cultural cold war in East and West. (Studies of the Netherlands Institute for War Documentation; No. 5). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. [details]

    2010

    • Romijn, P. (2010). Administration Under Occupation: Legal and Moral Evaluations of a Dilemma. In Hu Dekun (Ed.), Zhan ling li shi yan jiu, 1931-1949: "1931-1949 Zhan ling li shi yan jiu", guo ji xue shu hui yi lun wen ji = The experience of occupation, 1931-1949: proceedings: an international conference: Wuhan, China, April 14-16, 2008 (pp. 224-231). Wuhan: Wuhan University Press. [details]
    • Romijn, P. (2010). [Review of: K. von Lingen (2009) Kriegserfahrung und nationale Identität in Europa nach 1945: Erinnerung, Säuberungsprozesse und nationales Gedächtnis]. English Historical Review, 125(516), 1287-1289. https://doi.org/10.1093/ehr/ceq281 [details]
    • Romijn, P. (2010). [Review of: M. Berg, B. Schaefer (2009) Historical justice in international perspective: how societies are trying to right the wrongs of the past]. English Historical Review, 125(514), 790-791. https://doi.org/10.1093/ehr/ceq153 [details]

    2007

    • Romijn, P., & Conway, M. (2007). 'Belgium and the Netherlands'. In R. Gerwarth (Ed.), Twisted Paths. Europe 1914-1945 (pp. 84-110). Oxford: Oxford University Press. [details]

    2006

    • Romijn, P. (2006). "Um Schlimmeres zu verhindern..." Die Niederländische Verwaltung unter deutscher Besatzung 1940-1945. Jahrbuch (Zentrum für Niederlande-Studien), 17, 119-132. [details]

    2002

    • Blom, J. C. H., & Romijn, P. (2002). Srebrenica. Een 'veilig'gebied. Reconstructie achtergronden en analyses van de val van een Safe Area. Amsterdam: Unknown Publisher. [details]

    2017

    • Romijn, P. (2017). De brand van Middelburg: Enige beschouwingen aan de hand van het eindrapport van het NIMH. De Wete: gedaan aan de leden van de Heemkundige kring Walcheren, 46(3), 3-7. [details]

    2016

    • Romijn, P. (2016). Joodse ambtenaren, ambtenaren en Joden. In Sjacheren met Stereotypen: Essays over “de Jood” als Sjabloon. (XII ed., Vol. 2016, pp. 46-51). (Menasseh Ben Israel Studies).

    2013

    • Romijn, P. (2013). Dagboek als bron [Bespreking van: B. van der Boom (2012) ‘Wij weten niets van hun lot': gewone Nederlanders en de Holocaust]. Openbaar Bestuur, 23(2), 28-29. [details]
    • Romijn, P. (2013). Verraad aan principes [Bespreking van: L. Feuchtwanger (2012) Succes]. Openbaar Bestuur, 23(7), 32-33. [details]

    2010

    • Romijn, P. (2010). Burgemeester in oorlogstijd. In M. de Keizer, & M. Plomp (Eds.), Een open zenuw: hoe wij ons de Tweede Wereldoorlog herinneren (pp. 115-124). Amsterdam: Bert Bakker. [details]
    • Romijn, P. (2010). [Bespreking van: P. Longerich (2009) Heinrich Himmler: Hitlers belangrijkste handlanger: biografie; K. Groen (2009) Fout en niet goed: de vervolging van collaboratie en verraad na de Tweede Wereldoorlog]. Binnenlands Bestuur, 31.

    2003

    • Romijn, P. (2003). Boosaardig bestuur. (Oratiereeks Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen). Amsterdam: Vossiuspers UvA. [details]

    Media appearance

    • Romijn, P. (28-09-2016). NOS Journaal [Television] NOS TV Journaal. 'De brandende kampongs van generaal Spoor'-.
    • Romijn, P. (25-09-2016). het Buitenhof [Television] NPR - Buitenhof. Nederlands Militair Geweld in de Indonesische onafhankelijkheidsoorlog.

    Talk / presentation

    • Romijn, P. (speaker) (5-7-2016). 'Wars of our World': Caught Between Global and Local Warfare Since the Late-19th Century, World History Association, Ghendt, Belgium.
    • Romijn, P. (speaker) (6-2-2016). 'Debating the Cold war from a Dutch Perspective', Birkbeck College, London.

    Others

    • Romijn, P. (participant) (30-11-2016 - 3-12-2016). AHDA Annual Conference in Amsterdam (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Romijn, P. (examiner) (28-11-2016). PhD defense Raymund Schutz, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (examination).
    • Romijn, P. (participant) (11-11-2016). 'Mein Kampf': Reception, Edition, Analysis. Participation in an international workshop on the possible conceptualization of a commented edition of Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' in Dutch. (participating in a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Romijn, P. (participant) (21-9-2016). Four Centuries of Labor Camps, Amsterdam. A workshop organized in the framework of the NOW/NIOD/IISG research program 'Four centuries of Labor Camps', organized in cooperation with Ulbe Bosma (…) (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Romijn, P. (participant) (27-6-2016 - 2-7-2017). Summerschool for the Research School in Polkitical History (OPG). A summerschool for MA students in political history, organized as a cooperative project of OPG (Margit van der Steen), Utrecht University (Ido de (…) (organising a conference, workshop, ...).
    • Romijn, P. (examiner) (18-3-2016). Ph D Defense P. Corduwener, Utrecht University (examination).
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  • Ancillary activities
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