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  • Start 21 Feb 2019
    End 31 Mar 2019
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    Call for 2019-2020 ARC-GS Visiting Scholars

    09:00 - 09:00 | Event

    ARC-GS offers non-stipendiary visiting scholarships to excellent scholars who are conducting research related to gender and/or sexuality in the social sciences, specifically anthropology, sociology, political science ...

  • 27 Feb 2019
    Matthew Gichohi
    With Hands Tied: A Woman Presidential Candidate’s Pursuit of Programmatic Politics

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    In this lecture, Gichohi examines how gender affects African women’s ability to act as either ethnic or national flag bearers.

  • 28 Feb 2019
    Philipp Rehm. Photo: European University Institute
    AMCIS Seminar Philipp Rehm: The past and future of welfare state politics

    15:30 - 16:45 | Lecture

    In 1880, not a single country had a nationally compulsory social policy program. A few decades later, every single one of today's rich democracies had adopted programs covering all or almost all of the main risks ...

  • 28 Feb 2019
    Het belang van een inclusieve werkvloer

    17:00 - 18:45 | Lecture

    We organiseren dit seizoen een reeks voordrachten over (homo)seksualiteit, diversiteit, gender, en homocultuur. Initiatiefnemers zijn Gert Hekma, voormalig docent homostudies aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam, en ...

  • 1 Mar 2019
    Gouda from Blaeu's Toonneel der Steden
    Seminar Omgevingswet

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    There is a lot of talk about the Omgevingswet (the Environment and Planning Act), but what is really written into the new law? The new Environment and Planning law will be effective in 2021 and changes the way ...

  • 4 Mar 2019
    Ir/relevance of race
    Black Citizenship, Afropolitan Critiques: Vernacular heritage making and the negotiation of race in the Netherlands

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    This talk addresses the relationship between the contested terrain of race and the politics of cultural heritage and belonging in post-colonial Europe.

  • 7 Mar 2019
    Deconstructing "Ideal Power Europe": The EU and the Arab Change

    12:30 - 13:30 | Event

    Deconstructing “Ideal Power Europe”: The EU and Arab Change criticizes the dominant discourse on European foreign policy, which represents the EU as a force for good in world politics. Using a poststructuralist ...

  • 7 Mar 2019
    Decent incomes for all - Improving policies in Europe

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    In 'Decent incomes for all – improving policies in Europe', the authors shed new light an recent poverty trends in the European Union and the corresponding responses by European welfare states.

  • 8 Mar 2019
    ACES Workshop: EU-Brazil Cooperation on Migration and Borders

    09:00 - 17:00 | Event

    What makes European policies designed to manage migration and combat transnational crime travel more or less successfully around the world? This workshop uses the example of Europe-Brazil migration and border ...

  • 14 Mar 2019
    Acting Like a State: Kosovo and the Everyday Making of Statehood

    14:00 - 15:00 | Event

    How do emerging states obtain international recognition and secure membership of international organisations in contemporary world politics?

  • 14 Mar 2019
    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 ...

  • 14 Mar 2019
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    AMCIS Lecture Clemens Kroneberg

    15:30 - 16:45 | Lecture

    More information will be announced soon.

  • 15 Mar 2019
    Ravinder Barn
    ‘She asked for it’, ‘He didn’t mean to’: Rape myth acceptance among university students in England and India

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Much of the literature on rape, victim blaming, and rape myth acceptance (RMA) is focused on the United States, and there is a general dearth of such scholarly activity in other countries.

  • 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.

  • 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).

  • 21 Mar 2019
    De Vallende Man: lezing, diner en toneel

    17:30 - 22:30 | Event

    Traditioneel bezoeken we enekle keren per jaar een toneelstuk van Toneelgroep Amsterdam die thematisch ingeleid wordt in de Amsterdamse Academische Club. Op 21 maart gaan we naar De Vallende Man. In de club zullen ...

  • 26 Mar 2019
    Working mothers around the world

    14:00 - 17:30 | Event

    Symposium following the PhD Defense Ceremony of Janna Besamusca, 'Working Mothers around the World'.

  • 27 Mar 2019
    Alumni Talks: Waarom slagen wetenschappelijke disciplines (niet)?

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    In de interdisciplinaire AUV-serie Alumni Talks staat dit keer de vraag waarom wetenschappelijke disciplines al dan niet slagen centraal. De organisatie van deze editie is in handen van de alumnikringen Andragologie ...

  • 11 Apr 2019
    Kristian Karlson. Photo: University of Copenhagen
    AMCIS Seminar Kristian Karlsson

    15:30 - 16:45 | Lecture

    More information will be announced soon.

  • 12 Apr 2019
    Akosua Adomako Ampofo
    ‘I Can Weep but not Wail’: Contemporary Young African Men's Masculinities

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Changing socio-historical contexts notwithstanding, decades after feminist scholars first applied the lens of patriarchy to examine constructions and performances of masculinity to explain gender inequalities, many ...

  • Start 9 May 2019
    End 10 May 2019
    Ivan Moskalev
    Gentrification Throughout the Ages

    00:00 - 00:00 | Workshop

    This workshop, jointly organised by Amsterdam Centre for Urban History and Centre for Urban Studies, aims to develop long-term perspective on urban displacement, social transformation and resistance.

  • Start 15 May 2019
    End 17 May 2019
    PPA+ - Philosophy, Politics, Anthropology & Allied Disciplines

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    Keynote: David Graeber (LSE) & David Wengrow (UCL), 'The Myth of the Stupid Savage: Rousseau's Ghost and the Future of Political Anthropology'.

  • Start 16 May 2019
    End 17 May 2019
    Between Property Wealth Accumulation and Private Renting

    14:00 - 17:00 | Event

    The Home Ownership and Private Rented Markets ENHR Working Groups are joining forces in 2019 to host a collaborative workshop on the theme; Between Property Wealth Accumulation and Private Renting.

  • 17 May 2019
    Nicola Mai
    Migrant Sex Workers: The Impact of Different Policymaking Approaches in the Global North

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    What is the impact of different sex work policymaking frameworks on the rights and lives of migrant sex workers?

  • Start 4 Jul 2019
    End 6 Jul 2019
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    European Conference on Politics & Gender (ECPG)

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    ECPG is the world-leading conference on politics and gender. ECPG offers a platform for exchange and dialogue about how understanding gender is central to understand politics and where diversity and plurality in ...

  • Start 17 Jul 2019
    End 20 Jul 2019
    5th International Conference on Computational Social Science

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    For four days, from July 17 to 20, the University of Amsterdam will be the epicenter of computational social science, hosting the 2019 edition of International Conference on Computational Social Science (IC2S2).

  • Start 28 Aug 2019
    End 29 Aug 2019
    De zichtbare hand. Hoe neoliberaal is Nederland?

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    Hoe neoliberaal is Nederland? Wat is de ontstaansgeschiedenis van het Nederlandse neoliberalisme?