Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR)

AISSR Dissertations 2014

Out of character: debating Dutchness, narrating citizenship

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: R. van Reekum
Promotors: J.W. Duyvendak, E. Tonkens
Defense: December, 18, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Subaltern urbanism in India beyond the mega-city slum: The civic politics of occupancy and development in two peripheral cities in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region

Programmegroup: Governance and Inclusive Development
Candidate: T.K. van Dijk
Promotor: I.S.A. Baud
Copromotors: N. Sridharan, K. Pfeffer, J. Martinez
Defense: December, 18, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Bewonersparticipatie in de Bijlmermeer: Inbreng en invloed bij stedelijke vernieuwing

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: P. van Beveren 
Promotors: J.W. Duyvendak, F. Hendriks
Defense: December, 17, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Nieuwe centra in Nederland: Het krachtenspel in de arena van de stedelijke ontwikkeling

Programmegroup: Urban Planning 
Candidate: P.C.M. van der Heijde
Promotors: W.G.M. Salet, E.F. Nozeman
Defense: December, 12, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Verplicht vrijwilligerswerk: De ervaringen van bijstandscliënten met een tegenprestatie voor hun uitkering

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture 
Candidate: T.G. Kampen
Promotor: E.H. Tonkens
Copromotor: J.W. Duyvendak
Defense: December, 12, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Soulmates: Reinvention of ethnic identification among higher educated second generation Moroccan and Turkish Dutch

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: M.W.Slootman
Promotors: J.W. Duyvendak, J.C. Rath
Copromotor: M.R.J. Crul
Defense (with honors): December, 5, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Disentangling processes of neighbourhood change: Towards a better understanding of upgrading and downgrading of neighbourhoods in the highly-regulated context of the Netherlands

Programmegroup: Urban Geographies
Candidate: A.B. Teernstra
Promotor: S. Musterd
Copromotor: F.M. Pinkster
Defense: December, 3, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Urban decline within the region: Understanding the intra-regional differentiation in urban population development in the declining regions Saarland and Southern-Limburg

Programmegroup: Urban Geographies
Candidate: J.J. Hoekveld
Promotor: S. Musterd
Copromotor: M.A. Bontje
Defense: November, 28, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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The neo-liberal restructuring of urban housing markets and the housing conditions of low-income households: An international comparison

Programmegroup: Urban Geographies
Candidate: J. Kadi
Promotor: S. Musterd
Copromotor: R. Ronald
Defense: November, 26, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Spirits, devils and trauma: Dissociation in south-west Uganda

Programmegroup: Anthropology of Health, Care and the Body
Candidate: E.M. van Duijl
Promotor: J.T.V.M. de Jong
Defense: October, 22, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Trouwen met een vreemdeling: afstand en nabijheid in de relaties van 'Turken' en 'Marokkanen' in een gemengd huwelijk

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: L. Sterckx
Promotor: J.C. Rath
Copromotor: M.L.J.C. Schrover
Defense: October, 7, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Entertainment & leisure consumption in Istanbul

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: V. Aytar
Promotor: J.C. Rath
Defense: September, 10, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Urban peripheries: The political dynamics of planning projects

Programmegroup: Urban Planning
Candidate: F. Savini
Promotor: W.G.M. Salet
Copromotor: S.J.H. Majoor
Defense: July, 4, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Aspirations and sex: Coming of age in western Kenya in a context of HIV

Programmegroup: Anthropology of Health, Care and the Body
Candidate: E. Blommaert
Promotors: A.P. Hardon, M.E. de Bruijn
Copromotor: A. Buvé
Defense: July, 2, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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What did you just call me? A study on the demonization of political parties in the Netherlands between 1995 and 2011

Programmegroup: Challenges to democratic representation
Candidate: S.C. van Heerden
Promotors: W. van der Brug, M. Fennema
Copromotor: S.L. de Lange
Defense: June, 25, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Four faces of political legitimacy: An analytical framework

Programmegroup: Challenges to democratic representation
Candidate: B. Netelenbos
Promotor: V.M. Bader
Defense: June, 13, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Magical or monstrous? Hybridity in social housing governance: Understanding market oriented reforms of social rental housing

Programmegroup: Urban Planning 
Candidate: A.P. Blessing
Promotor: W.G.M. Salet
Copromotors: L.B. Janssen-Jansen, E. Buitelaar
Defense: May, 27, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Disputing about taste: Practices and perceptions of cultural hierarchy in the Netherlands

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: M.A. van den Haak
Promotors: N.A. Wilterdink, G.M.M. Kuipers
Defense: May, 27, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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From shop fronts to home offices: Entrepreneurship and small business dynamics in urban residential neighborhoods

Programmegroups: Geographies of Globalizations; Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: E.C. Folmer
Promotors: R.C. Kloosterman, J.C. Rath
Defense: May, 23, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Understanding the varieties of green-driven growth: Cities and renewable energy in the Global South

Programmegroup: Governance and Inclusive Development 
Candidate: U. Mans 
Promotors: I.S.A. Baud 
Copromotor: P.J.F. Terhorst 
Defense: May, 22, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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From employee to retiree: Life histories and retirement in the Netherlands

Programmegroup: Institutions, Inequalities and Life courses
Candidate: M. Damman
Promotors: C.J.I.M. Henkens, M. Kalmijn
Defense: May, 22, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Growing up and being young in an Indonesian provincial town

Programmegroup: Moving Matters: People, Goods, Power and Ideas
Candidate: W.M. Minza
Promotor: M.A.F. Rutten, B.N.F. White
Defense: May, 14, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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May 1968 au Sénégal, Senghor face au mouvement syndical

Programmegroup: Globalizing Culture and the quest for belonging: Ethnographies of the everyday
Candidate: O. Gueye
Promotor: M.M. van der Linden
Copromotor: B. Fall
Defense: May, 6, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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The good, the bad, and the ugly: Patterns of issue competition between government, challenger and mainstream opposition parties in Western Europe

Programmegroup: Challenges to democratic representation
Candidate: M. van de Wardt 
Promotor: W. van der Brug
Copromotors: S.L. deLange, C.E. de Vries
Defense: April, 23, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Community responses to malaria: interventions in sub-Saharan Africa

Programmegroup: Anthropology of Health, Care and the Body
Candidate: C.L. Pell
Promotor: R.C. Pool
Defense: April, 9, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Sisters in Islam. Women's conversion and the politics of belonging: a Dutch case study

Programmegroup: Globalizing Culture and the quest for belonging
Candidate: V.E. Vroon
Promotor: A.C.A.E. Moors
Defense: April, 9, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Win-wins in forest product value chains? How governance impacts the sustainability of livelihoods based on non-timber forest products from Cameroon

Programmegroup: Governance and Inclusive Development
Candidate: V.J. Ingram
Promotor: A.J. Dietz
Copromotor: M.A.F. Ros-Tonen
Defense: March, 18, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Stille krachten van de verzorgingsstaat: de precaire professionalisering van de sociaal-culturele beroepen

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: M.J.S. Spierts
Promotor: J.W. Duyvendak
Copromotor: D. Wildemeersch
Defense: March, 7, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Taking a stand in times of violent societal changes: Belgrade and Zagreb feminists' positionings on the (post-)Yugoslav wars and each other (1991-2000)

Programmegroup: Challenges to democratic representation
Candidate: A. Miškovska Kajevska
Promotor: M.E. Glasius
Copromotors: A. Freyberg-Inan, M.V. Koinova
Defense: March, 3, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Get ready for the flood! Risk-handling styles in Jakarta, Indonesia

Programmegroup: Moving Matters: People, Goods, Power and Ideas
Candidate: R.S. van Voorst
Promotor: M.A.F. Rutten
Copromotor: G. Nooteboom
Defense: February, 26, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Transformation of television systems: Implications for media content, political parties and political attitudes

Programmegroup: Challenges to democratic representation
Candidate: B. Arbaoui
Promotor: W. van der Brug
Copromotor: P. van Praag
Defense: February, 21, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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The making of Dutch flower culture: Auctions, networks, and aesthetics

Programmegroup: Globalizing Culture and the quest for belonging
Candidate: A.C. Gebhardt
Promotor: F. Gouda
Copromotor: A.T. Strating
Defense: February, 6, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Cape Verdeans in Cova da Moura, Portugal, an ethno-historical account of their destinies and legacies

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: E.M. Valadas Casimiro
Promotor: J.C. Rath
Copromotor: M. Monteiro-Sieburth
Defense: January, 30, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Why education matters to employers: a vignette study in Italy, England and the Netherlands

Programmegroup: Institutions, Inequalities, and Life courses
Candidate: V. Di Stasio
Promotor: H.G. van de Werfhorst
Copromotor: K. Gërxhani
Defense: January, 23, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Burgerschap als ambacht: Jongerenraden in Nederland

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: D.R. Feringa
Promotor: E.H. Tonkens
Defense: January, 23, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Socialized choices: Labour market behaviour of Dutch mothers

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: J.F. Ruitenberg
Promotors: P.T. de Beer, C.D.A. Brinkgreve
Defense: January, 15, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Lof der oppervlakkigheid: Contact tussen mensen met een verstandelijke of psychiatrische beperking en buurtbewoners

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: F.H. Bredewold
Promotors: E.H. Tonkens, M.J. Trappenburg
Copromotor: J. Hoogland
Defense; January, 10, 2014, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Published by  AISSR

16 January 2015