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  • 19 Mar 2019
    Ibn Khaldun
    Eric Schliesser presents the work of Ibn Khaldun

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Eric Schliesser on the work of historiographer and historian Ibn Khaldun (1332 – 1406).

  • 18 Mar 2019
    Intercountry Adoption and Transnational Politics.The Early Development of Korean Adoption to Sweden (1964-1979) - Youngeun Koo (Universität Tübingen)

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This talk focuses on the early development of intercountry adoption from South Korea (hereafter ‘Korea’) to Sweden between 1964 and 1979.

  • 14 Mar 2019
    South-America
    The Legal Construction of the Foreigner: Two Centuries of European Immigration in South America

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Between 1870 and 1930 South America was the second largest recipient of migrants in the world only after the USA. Millions of Europeans emigrated notably to Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay. How have countries with 200 ...

  • Start 21 Feb 2019
    End 22 Feb 2019
    Weaponized Volunteering: New Configurations Between Civil Society and Armed Organizations

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    The symposium is aimed to lead to a special issue in a peer-reviewed journal. To this aim, the sessions are designed to provide in-depth feedback on all contributions.

  • 19 Feb 2019
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    Brexit and Dispute Settlement

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Since the June 2016 referendum result in favour of leaving the European Union, questions have arisen regarding the role of courts in the process of exiting the EU, as well as their future role once the United Kingdom ...

  • 14 Feb 2019
    The Anthro Screening Room invites you to the screening of: Empty Home

    17:00 - 19:00 | Lecture

    We are happy to invite you to the screening of Empty Home, a project by Sanderien Verstappen & Willy Sier. The screening of the film will be followed by a discussion on the text they are currently writing.

  • 12 Feb 2019
    Bergrede door Amade M’charek: het spoor van het zout

    20:00 - 22:00 | Lecture

    UvA-hoogleraar Amade M’charek spreekt op deze avond de Amersfoortse Bergrede uit. De invloedrijke antropoloog en expert in forensisch onderzoek neemt ons mee naar de randen van Europa.

  • 8 Feb 2019
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    Two paths for the creation of an EU political identity: cultural heritage policy

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Political identity has become a central question in European politics. A key issue is that whilst the EU has greatly expanded its powers in key policy domains that traditionally have been the preserve of nation ...

  • 7 Feb 2019
    The politics of measuring poverty in South Africa

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Charles Meth (Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit, University of Cape Town) on the politics of measuring poverty in South Africa.

  • 7 Feb 2019
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    The Impact of Populist Parties on EU Institutions and Civil Society Organizations

    13:00 - 15:00 | Lecture

    This presentation focuses on how the ‘populist turn’ of recent years has affected EU institutions and the non-state actors interacting with them. On the basis of a set of in-depth interviews and text analyses, it ...

  • 6 Feb 2019
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    Lucio Baccaro: Political Economy of Growth in Europe

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Based on ongoing research, this presentation will provide an overview of the "Growth Models Perspective" in political economy. Growth models are characterized by different demand drivers, which map onto various key ...

  • 4 Feb 2019
    Violence, Stigma, Trauma & Resilience – How to open spaces to address intergenerational legacies of violence?

    13:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    The University of Humanistic Studies (co-applicant) and the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR, UvA) have received the KNAW-Anticipation Grant Indonesia-The Netherlands (ANGIN). The grant provides ...

  • 31 Jan 2019
    Hopes for Unity, Self-Articulation and Sustainability of a Group

    17:00 - 19:00 | Lecture

    The AnthroScreeningRoom is happy to invite you to the first screening of 2019; a work by visual artist Eamonn Harnett. Join for film, discussion and drinks!

  • Start 28 Jan 2019
    End 15 Feb 2019
    Annelies Moors
    Call for Papers: Multiple Materialities of Muslim Marriages

    09:00 - 17:00 | Workshop

    This workshop is organized as part of the ERC-funded research project on ‘Problematizing “Muslim Marriages”: Ambiguities and Contestations’ hosted by the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research and the ...

  • 22 Jan 2019
    European Academy of Sociology
    Beate Volker presents the work of Diego Gambetta

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Beate Volker on the work of the Great Thinker Diego Gambetta.

  • 15 Jan 2019
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    Populism and Liberal Democracy: 10 Summary Takeaways

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Based on the conceptual, empirical, and theoretical framework developed in his forthcoming Populism and Liberal Democracy: A Comparative and Theoretical Analysis (Oxford University Press, April 2019), Takis Pappas ...

  • 10 Jan 2019
    Master’s programme Conflict Resolution and Governance
    Workshop on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution

    09:30 - 17:00 | Workshop

    This intensive workshop on negotiation and conflict resolution combines skill building with the developing of a command of analytic theory in a ‘hands-on’ format. It follows what is sometimes referred to as the ...

  • Start 20 Dec 2018
    End 15 Feb 2019
    Master's Week Homepage 2018
    UvA Masterweek

    14:17 - 00:00 | Event

    Wil jij verder studeren na je bachelor of overweeg je een 2e master? Kom dan naar de UvA Masterweek van Graduate School of Social Sciences op dinsdag 12 februari 2019.

  • Start 12 Dec 2018
    End 14 Dec 2018
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    Collective Identities and Integration of Core State Powers

    09:00 - 11:40 | Conference

    This conference aims to explore the relationship between collective identities and the integration of State Powers in the European Union.

  • 11 Dec 2018
    Masterclass: The Political Value of Time: Citizenship, Duration and Democratic Justice.

    15:00 - 16:30 | Workshop

    This masterclass will braid together ideas about citizenship and immigration research with more practical suggestions about academic trajectories in the field.