Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR)

AISSR Dissertations 2012

Symbolic markers and institutional innovation in transforming urban spaces

Programmegroup: Planning, Institutions, and Transforming Spaces 
Candidate: S. Dembski
Promotor: Willem Salet
Copromotor: P.J.F. Terhorst
Defense: December, 19, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Is left/right still the 'super glue'? The role of left/right ideology and issues in electoral politics in Western and East Central Europe

Programmegroup: Challenges to Democratic Representation
Candidate: A. Walczak
Promotor: Wouter van der Brug
Copromotor: Catherine de Vries
Defense: December, 19, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Deafness among the Negev Bedouin: an interdisciplinary dialogue on deafness, marginality and context

Programmegroup: Anthropology of Health, Care, and the Body
Candidate: S. Kisch
Promotor: Annelies Moors, Anita Hardon
Defense: December, 17, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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De mens is het verwandlungsdier: Elias Canetti over verwandlung, massa en meer

Programmegroup: Moving Matters: People, Goods, Power and Ideas
Candidate: G.J.E.M. Hageraats
Promotor: Marcel van der Linden
Copromotor: U. Bosma
Defense: December, 14, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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The Red Gold Rush: The Impact of Governance Styles on Value Chains and the Well-Being of Lobster Fishers in the Wider Caribbean 

Programmegroup: Governance and Inclusive Development 
Candidate: I. Monnereau
Promotor: Isa Baud, Michiel Baud
Copromotor: Maarten Bavinck
Defense: November, 23, 2012, Universiteit van  Amsterdam
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Gender, Sex, and Institutions: The Making of Transgender Care in the United States

Programmegroup: Globalizing Culture and the Quest for Belonging
Candidate: Marieke van Eijk
Promotor: Niko  Besnier
Defense: November, 9, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Educational mobility of second-generation Turks in cross-national perspective

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: Philip Schnell
Promotor: Rinus Penninx
Copromotor: Maurice Crul
Defense: September 4, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Residential practices of middle classes in the field of parenthood

Programmegroup: Urban Geographies (UG)
Candidate: Willem Boterman
Promotor: Sako Musterd
Copromotor: Lia Karsten
Defense: July, 5, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Life and death with HIV/AIDS: life stories from Karawang, West Java

Programmegroup: Health, Care and the Body 
Candidate: Irwan Martua Hidayana 
Promotor: Anita Hardon 
Copromotor: Saskia Wieringa 
Defense: June, 27, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Young men in a colourful city: masculinity, young men’s sexual practices, and HIV/AIDS in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Programmegroup: Health, Care and the Body 
Candidate: Saikh Imtiaz 
Promotor: Anita Hardon 
Defense: June, 27, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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The Culture Business Caught in Place. Spatial Trajectories of Dutch Cultural Industries 1899-2005

Programmegroup: Geographies of Globalizations (GoG)
Candidate: Michaël Deinema
Promotor: Robert Kloosterman
Defense:  June, 19, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Mind the gap! Policies and practices of educational reception in Rotterdam and Barcelona

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture
Candidate: Maria Bruquetas Callego
Promotor: Rinus Penninx
Copromotor: Jack Burgers
Defense: June, 15, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Jungle Passports and Metal Fences - Living on the border between Northeast India and Bangladesh

Programmegroup: Moving Matters
Candidate: Malini Sur
Promotor: Willem van Schendel
Defense: June, 13, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam

De jaren zestig herinnerd: over gedeelde idealen uit een linkse periode

Programmegroup: Dynamics of Citizenship and Culture 
Candidate: Noortje Thijssen 
Promotor: Jan Willem Duyvendak 
Copromotor: Christian Bröer 
Defense:  June, 6, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam 
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Peace Education in the Moluccas, Indonesia: Between Global Models and Local Interests

Programmegroup: Moving Matters
Candidate: Alpha Amirrachman
Promotor: Henk Schulte Nordholt
Copromotor: Jan Willem Duyvendak
Defense: June, 6, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam 
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Club Model Politics and Global Financial Governance: The Case of the Group of Thirty

Programmegroup: PETGOV 
Candidate:Eleni Tsingou
Promotor: Geoffrey Underhill
Defense: May, 30, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam 
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Station area developments in Tokyo and what the Randstad can learn from it

Programmegroup: Planning, Institutions and Transforming Places
Candidate: Paul Chorus
Promotor: Luca Bertolini
Defense: May, 25, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam 
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Navigating mega projects through complexity and uncertainty: strategic and adaptive capacity in planning and decision-making

Programmegroup: Planning, Institutions and Transforming Places
Candidate: Giezen, M.
Promotors: Bertolini, L., Salet, W.G.M.
Defense: May, 11, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam 
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Negative campaigning in Western Europe: beyond the vote-seeking perspective

Programmegroup: Challenges to democratic representation
Candidate: Annemarie Walter
Promotor: Brug, van der W.
Copromotor: Praag, van P., Vries, de C.E.
Defense: May, 10, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam 
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A comparative study of education and development in Cambodia and Uganda from their civil wars to the present

Programmegroup: Governance and Inclusive Development (GID) 
Candidate: Un, L.
Promotor: Schulte Nordholt, H.G.C.
Copromotor: Brummelhuis, ten H.C.F.
Defense: April, 19, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Elites and economic policies in Indonesia and Nigeria, 1966-1998 

Programmegroup: Governance and Inclusive Development (GID) 
Candidate: Fuady, A.H.
Promotor: Boomgaard, P.
Copromotor: Henley, D.E.F.
Defense: April, 19, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Ethnic fractionalisation and social cohesion: the relation between immigration, ethnic fractionalisation and potentials for civic, collective action in Germany

Programmegroup:  Challenges to democratic representation
Candidate: Merlin Schaeffer
Promotor: Ruud Koopmans , Wouter van der Brug
Defense: April, 23, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam 
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Foreign Direct Investment and Poverty Alleviation in Tanzania. A case of Bulyanhulu Gold and Geita Gold Mines Limited in Kahama and Geita Districts

Programmegroup: Governance and Inclusive Development (GID)
Candidate: Nyankweli, E.M.
Promotor: Baud, I.
Copromotor: Zaal, F.
Defense: March, 20, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Performing the State: everyday practices, corruption and reciprocity in Middle Indonesian civil service

Programmegroup: Moving Matters
Candidate: Tidey, S.
Promotor: Schulte Nordholt, H.
Copromotor: Verkaaik, O.G.A.
Defense: March, 1, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Partners in palliative care? Perspectives of Turkish and Moroccan immigrants and Dutch Professionals

Programmegroup: Health, Care and the Body 
Candidate: Graaff, de, F.M 
Promotor: 
Geest, van der, S. ,  Francke, A.L.
Copromotor: M.E.T.C. van den Muijsenbergh
Defense: February, 23, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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HIV/AIDS treatment in two Ghanaian hospitals: experiences of patients, nurses and doctors

Programmegroup: Health, Care and the Body
Candidate: Dapaah, J.
Promotor: prof. dr. S van der Geest
Copromotor: dr. R. Spronk
Defense: January, 24, 2012, Universiteit van Amsterdam
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Published by  AISSR

11 March 2013