Vossius Center for the History of Humanities and Sciences

Mr M. (Mathijs) Boom MA

  • Faculty of Humanities
    Capaciteitsgroep Geschiedenis
  • Visiting address
    Kloveniersburgwal 48  
  • Postal address:
  • m.boom@uva.nl

Mathijs Boom is a PhD candidate at the Department of Early Modern History at the University of Amsterdam. His PhD project investigates the history of historical thought in the early earth sciences, historiography and antiquarianism. It focusses on the intersection of cultural and natural concepts of time and history in Netherlands in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. This research is funded by The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO).


  • Boom, M. (2014). Against Enlightened abstraction: The historical thought of Adriaan Kluit. De achttiende eeuw, 46(2), 128-154.
This list of publications is extracted from the UvA-Current Research Information System. Questions? Ask the library  or the Pure staff  of your faculty / institute. Log in to Pure  to edit your publications. Log in to Personal Page Publication Selection tool  to manage the visibility of your publications on this list.
  • No ancillary activities

edit contact information edit tabs