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dr. Helen Hintjens

dr. Helen Hintjens

Academic Staff Unit

International Institute of Social Studies (ISS)

Erasmus University Rotterdam

 

Senior Lecturer

 

T: +31 70 4260481

E: hintjens@remove-this.iss.nl

Room: 2.23

Personal website: http://www.iss.nl/cv_hintjens


 

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Professional experience

Senior Lecturer
University Erasmus University Rotterdam
School International Institute of Social Studies (ISS)
Department Academic Staff Unit
   

Research

Hellen Hintjens is an Assistant Professor at the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) at Erasmus Univeristy Rotterdam.

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  • Hintjens, H.M. & Guemar, L. (2013). Is the peer ethnographic approach a suitable method for researching lives of undocumented migrants? Tijdschrift over Cultuur & Criminaliteit, 3(1), 69-81.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2013). Screening in or out? Selective non-surveillance of unwanted humanity in EU cities. Surveillance & Society, 11(1/2), 87-105.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2012). Nowhere to run: Iraqi asylum seekers in the UK. Race & Class, 54(2), 88-99.
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Hodge, D. (2012). The UK Caribbean Overseas Territories: governing unruliness amidst the extraterritorial EU. Journal of Commonwealth & Comparative Politics, 50(2), 190-225.
  • Zarkov, D., Handmaker, J.D. & Hintjens, H.M. (2011). Rhonda Copelon: Activist, Lawyer, Feminist. Development and Change, 42(1), 387-398.
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Pavan, S. (2011). Africa: Illusions of Peace, Illusions of War. Development and Change, 42(3), 859-871.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). Book Review Augustin Cyiza: Un homme libre au Rwanda & Exilés, réfugiés, déplacés en Afrique central et orientale & Rwanda 1994: Les politiques du genocide à Butare. Review of Political Economy, 343-347.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). Post-genocide Identity Politics in Rwanda. Ethnicities, 8(1), 37.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). UNIFEM, CEDAW and the Human Rights-based Approach. Development and Change, 39(6), 1181-1192.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). Citizenship under siege in the brave new Europe. European Journal of Cultural Studies, 10(3), 409-414.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2006). Appreciating the Movement of the Movements. Development in Practice, 16(6), 628-643.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2006). Global Social Justice in a Cold Climate. Peace Review Journal, 18(3), 369-378.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2006). Conflict and Resources in Post-genocide Rwanda and the Great Lakes Region. International Journal of Environmental Studies, 63(5), 599-615.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2006). 'Like Leaves in the Wind'. Desperately Seeking Asylum in the UK. Race and Class, 48(1), 79-85.
  • Brocklesby, M.A., Fisher, E & Hintjens, H.M. (2003). Editorial. Community Development Journal, 38(3), 181-184.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2002). with Laurent Medea ¿Reunion: celebrating150 years since the Abolition of Slavery¿,. Africa, XXVI.
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Medea, L. (2001). Reunion: inside Fortress Europe. Africa Contemporary Record, 25, 457-462.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2001). When Identity becomes a knife: Reflecting on the Genocide in Rwanda¿. Ethnicities, 1(1), 25-55.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2000). Reunion island: catching up and cleaning up (ratrappage et nettoyage)¿. Africa Contemporary Record, 24.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2000). Environmental Direct Action in Australia: the case of Jabiluka Mine (for special edition in Community Development: Globalisation from Below). Community Development Journal, 35(4), 377-90.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1999). ¿The Emperor¿s New Clothes: a Moral Tale for Development Experts?¿. Development in Practice, 9(4), 382.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1999). Explaining Genocide in Rwanda¿. Journal of Modern African Studies, 37(2).
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1998). ¿Reunion island: being there and being French¿. Africa Contemporary Record, 23.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1998). ¿Community Development in the Third World: continuity and change¿, Special edition. Community Development Journal, 33(4).
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1997). "Governance Options in Europe's Caribbean Dependencies: the End of Independence". The Round Table.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1997). ¿What has God to do with Sustainable Development? A Sahelian Dialogue". Worldviews: Environment, Culture, Religion, 1(2).
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1996). "Structural Adjustment and Politics at the Grassroots: two West African case studies" in I. Hampsher-Monk & J. Stanyer (eds), Political Studies Association, Exeter. Contemporary Political Studies, 1.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1992). Ten Common Arguments against Immigration. International Migration, 21(1).
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1992). The Political Economy of Small, Tropical Islands: the Importance of Being Small. Exeter: University of Exeter Press.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2013). Land Reform, Social Justice and Reconstruction: Challenges for Post-Genocide Rwanda. In C.R. Veney & D. Simpson (Eds.), African Democracy and Development: Challenges for Post-Conflict African Nations (pp. 81-108). Lanham (MD): Lexington Books.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2013). Genocide, War and Peace in Rwanda. In Yih-Jye Hwang & L. Cerna (Eds.), Global Challenges: Peace (pp. 195-217). Amsterdam: Brill/Nijhoff.
  • Hintjens, H.M., Kumar, R & Pouri, A. (2011). Pro-asylum Advocacy in the EU: Challenging the State of Exception. In T-D Truong & D. Gasper (Eds.), Transnational migration and human security: the migration-development-security nexus (Hexagon Series on Human and Environmental Security and Peace, 6) (pp. 209-223). Berlin: Springer.
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Bayisenge, F (2011). Urunana Audiences at Home and Away: Together 'Hand in Hand'? In A. Skuse, M. Gillespie & G. Power (Eds.), Drama for Development: Cultural Translation and Social Change (pp. 246-272). New Delhi: SAGE.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2010). Gender and Social Justice beyond the Millennium Development Goals: Challenging Human Insecurity. In J. Leckie (Ed.), Development in an Insecure World: The Relevance of the Millennium Goals (pp. 91-113). Ashgate.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2009). Reconstructing Political Identities in Rwanda. In P. Clark & Z. Kaufman (Eds.), After Genocide: Transitional Justice, Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Reconciliation in Rwanda and Beyond (pp. 105-127). London: Hurst & Company.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2009). Rwanda and Burundi. In G..H. Herb & D..H. Kaplan (Eds.), Nations and Nationalism: a Global Historical Overview, Vol. 4 (pp. 1668-1682). Oxford: ABC-CLIO.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2009). Social Movements. In G Honor Fagan & R Munck (Eds.), Globalization and Security, an Encyclopaedia, Volume 2: Social and Cultural Aspects (pp. 369-386). Santa Barbara, CA: ABC Clio.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). Reconstructing Political Identities in Rwanda. In P. Clark & Z. Kaufman (Eds.), After Genocide: Transitional Justice, Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Reconciliation in Rwanda and Beyond (pp. 105-127). London: Hurst & Company.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). Reconstructing Political Identities in Rwanda. In P. Clark & Z.D. Kaufman (Eds.), After Genocide: Transitional Justice, Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Reconciliation in Rwanda (pp. 77-99). London: Hurst & Company.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). Rwanda and Burundi. In Nations and Nationalism: a Global Historical Overview, Volume 4: 1989 to present (pp. 1668-1682). Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). "Reconstructing Political Identities in Rwanda". In Z. Kaufman & P. Clark (Eds.), After Genocide: Transitional Justice, Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Reconciliation in Rwanda and Beyond (pp. 105-127). London: Hurst & Company.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). Witness for Peace. In Encyclopaedia of Activism and Social Justice (pp. 1473-1474). London: Sage.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). Ya Basta! In G.L. Anderson & K. Herr. (Eds.), Encyclopaedia of Activism and Social Justice (pp. 1501-1502). London: Sage.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). Free Movement Activism. In G.L. Anderson & K. Herr (Eds.), Encyclopaedia of Activism and Social Justice (pp. 585-587). London: Sage.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). Quakers. In G.L. Anderson & K. Herr (Eds.), Encyclopaedia of Activism and Social Justice (pp. 1185-1187). London: Sage.
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Kiwuwa, D. (2006). Not Ethnicity but Race: Unity and Conflict in Rwanda since the Genocide. In S.C. Saha (Ed.), Perspectives on Contemporary Ethnic Conflict: Primal Violence or the Politics of Convition? (pp. 77-105) Lanham: Lexington.
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Hodge, D. (2005). Partnership and Pragmatism: UK Policies towards the Caribbean Overseas Territories in the New Millennium. In D. Killingray & D. Taylor (Eds.), The United Kingdom Overseas Territories. Past, Present and Future (pp. 87-110). London: Institute Commonwealth Studies/OSPA.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2003). Acting for Asylum: The Nexus of Pro-Refugee Activism in Melbourne. In M. Leach & F. Mansouri (Eds.), Critical perspectives on refugee policy in Australia : proceedings of the Refugee Rights Symposium (pp. 59-87). Australia: Deakin University Press.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2003). From French Slaves to French Citizens: the African Diaspora in Reunion Island. In The African diaspora in the Indian Ocean (pp. 99-121). Trenton, NJ and Asmara: Africa World Press.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2000). Stories of Yallambee People, Community History of Mount Isa Aboriginal Community. In (pp. 72) Melbourne: Fransiscan Press.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2000). Immigration and Citizenship Debates: Reflections on Ten Common Themes. In Edward Elgar.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1998). Gender, ethnicity and cultural identity: women¿s ¿places¿¿, with Nickie Charles, Introductory chapter in , Ethnicity and Political Ideologies,. In .
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1996). ¿African Views of Europe as Reflected in African Literature¿, in A. Doogan et al (eds) Winners and s: African Society and Development South of the Sahara, Oxfam Publications. In .
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1994). ¿The Status of Maritime and Insular France: the DOM-TOM and Corsica¿, pp. 110-31 in J. Loughlin & S. Mazey (eds) The End of the French Unitary State? Ten Years of Regionalisation in France. In London: Frank Cass.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1994). ¿Constitutional and Political Change in the French Caribbean¿, in R. Burton & F. Reno (eds) French and West Indian: Martinique, Guadeloupe and Guiana Today,. In London: MacMillan.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1992). ¿France¿s Love Children? The French Overseas Departments¿, in H.Hintjens and M. Newitt (eds) The Political Economy of Small, Tropical Islands: the Importance of Being Small. In .
  • Hintjens, H.M. (1991). France in the Caribbean¿, in Paul Sutton (ed.) Europe and the Caribbean. In London: MacMillan.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). [Book review of]. [Bespreking van de boeken Augustin Cyiza: Un homme libre au Rwanda & Exilés, réfugiés, déplacés en Afrique central et orientale & Rwanda 1994: Les politiques du genocide à Butare]. Review of African Political Economy, 35(116), 343-356.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). [Book review of two books] The State of Resistance: Popular Struggles in the Global South, Francois Polet (ed.) Zed Books, London-New York, 2007 [and] Globalizing Resistance: The State of Struggle. Francois Polet et al (eds), Pluto Press, London, 2004) [Bespreking van de boeken Globalizing Resistance: The State of Struggle & The State of Resistance: Popular Struggles in the Global South]. Development and Change, 39(4), 709-711.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). [Book review of] Global Unions: Challenging Transnational Capital through Cross-Border Campaigns (Kate Bronfenbrenner (ed.), Ithaca, NY and London: Cornell University, Press, 2007) [Bespreking van het boek Global Unions: Challenging Transnational Capital h Cross-Border Campaigns]. Development and Change, 39(3), 500-501.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). [Book review of] The Cinema of Globalization: A Guide to Films about the New Economic Order [Bespreking van het boek The Cinema of Globalization: A Guide to Films about the New Economic Order]. Development and Change, 39(2), 351-352.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). [Book review of] Intimate Enemy: Images and Voices of the Rwanda Genocide (S. Straus ed., New York, Zone Books, 2006) [Bespreking van het boek Intimate Enemy: Images and Voices of the Rwanda Genocide]. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 30(4), 666-667.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). Book Review of " The Killing Trap: Genocide in the Twentieth Century" (M. Midlarsky Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2005) [Bespreking van het boek The Killing Trap: Genocide in the Twentieth Century]. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 30(2), 333-334.
  • Agbonifo, J.O. & Hintjens, H.M. (2007). Book Review of 2 Books on Citizenship: (N. Kabeer, ed. Inclusive citizenship : meanings and expressions - London : Zed, 2005. - xiv, 274 p / R. Mohanty and R.Tandon eds. Participatory citizenship : identity, exclusion, inclusion- New Delhi [etc.] : Sage, 2006. - 249 p) [Bespreking van de boeken Inclusive citizenship : meanings and expressions & Participatory citizenship : identity, exclusion, inclusion]. Development and Change, 38(4), 773-775.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). Book Review of "5 books on Social Movements and Collective Action" [Bespreking van de boeken Global Collective Action & Global Movements: Action and Culture & International Zapatismo: The Construction of Solidarity in the Age of Globalization & Reflections and Mobilizations: Dialogues with Movements and Voluntary Organizations & The Porto Alegre Alternative: Direct Democracy in Action]. Development and Change, 38(4), 767-771.
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Medea, L. (2005). 'Which Future for this French <> Département'. In C. Legum (Ed.), Vol. 29. Africa Contemporary Record (pp. 639-644). New York and London: Africana Publishing Company.
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Medea, L. (2004). 'Réunion island: Getting closer to Paris by surfing the 'Blue Wave''. In C. Legum (Ed.), Vol. 28. Africa Contemporary Record (pp. 618-624). New York: Africana Publishing Company.
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Medea, L. (2003). 'Réunion: One Département or Two? The Great Debate'. In C. Legum (Ed.), Vol. 27. Africa Contemporary Record (pp. 594-597). New York: Africana Publishing Company.
  • Hintjens, H.M., Siegmann, K.A. & Staring, R.H.J.M. (2013). 'Count us in': Towards Realising Health Rights among Undocumented People in Two Dutch Global Cities. Granted research proposal. http://www.rotterdamglobalhealthinitiative.nl/: Rotterdam (2013, april 01 - 2015, april 01).
  • Hintjens, H.M., Siegmann, K.A. & Staring, R.H.J.M. (2013). 'Count us in': Towards Realising Health Rights among Undocumented People in Two Dutch Global Cities. Granted research proposal. http://www.rotterdamglobalhealthinitiative.nl/: Rotterdam (2013, april 01 - 2015, april 01).
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2008). Through the Looking Glass: Learning from Simulating Rwanda (Paper presented at E-Learning conference, AACE, Las Vegas, 17-21 November 2008).
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Nour, R. (2008). Pro-Asylum Advocacy in Fortress Europe and Beyond: reflecting on context, tactics and strategy (Paper presented at the 11th Conference of IASFM, hosted by Forced Migration and Refugee Studies Programme of American University of Cairo, 6-10 January 2008).
  • Hintjens, H.M. & Pouri, A. (2007). Advocates in Fortress Europe: Working for Refugee Rights (Paper presented at the conference on " International Migration, Multi-local Livelihoods and Human Security: Perspectives from Europe, Asia and Africa" organised by ISS on 30-31 August in The Hague).
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). The War for Illegals (web article in web journal; published byin Bad Subjectis Articles Vol. 78 Hope available in http://bad.eserver.org/issues/2007/78/illegals.html).
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). The World in a city: lessons from Marseilles (web article published by The Porcupine website; web link at : http://theporcupine.org/?m=200612.
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2007). Consensual and Participatory Forms of Democracy (Draft paper to be published as : UNRISD Working paper).
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2006). Resistance Politics and the Movement of Movements (Paper presented at the State and Society Seminars, ISS, The Hague, 21 February 2006).
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2006). Two very Dutch fires (web article published on-line by the Independent Race and Refugee News Network, an on-line bulletin of the Institute of Race Relations, London, 9 February 2006; weblink at: http://www.irr.org.uk/2006/february/ha000012.html).
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2005). "Quixotic Moves on-line: Simulating Conflict and Democracy in Action in Venezuela".
  • Hintjens, H.M. (2005). Desperately seeking asylum (published in Independent Race & Refugee Newsletter (IRR, London), 14.12; available at : http://www.irr.org.uk/2005/december/ha000014.html).