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Results: 1 - 20 of 598
  • Start 13 Jun 2019
    End 14 Jun 2019
    The multiple materialities of Muslim marriages

    12:00 - 17:30 | Event

    With multiple materialities we revisit and bring together two fields of anthropological research. On the one hand, we engage with a research tradition that investigates the conclusion of marriages as part of ...

  • 12 Jun 2019
    Radicalisering in België en Nederland – kritische perspectieven op geweld en veiligheid

    19:00 - 22:00 | Event

    Nederland en België hebben een belangrijke rol gespeeld in de ontwikkeling van het begrip radicalisering. Geïntroduceerd rond 2001 door de AIVD voor gewelddadige en niet-gewelddadige vormen van politieke islam, is de ...

  • 11 Jun 2019
    Beyond Thucydides’s Trap: The Rise of Sino-Capitalism and the Future of the International Political Economy

    16:00 - 17:30 | Event

    This seminar explores how China is likely to interact with the hitherto dominant US-led liberal order. The most debated outcomes of this interaction – slipping into a Thucydides Trap versus the resilience of the ...

  • 11 Jun 2019
    PhD Career Day

    12:00 - 17:00 | Event

    After two successful editions, AISSR, the VU GSSS (Graduate School Social Sciences) and ASCoR welcome you to the third PhD Career Day, with speakers, trainers, experts and alumni from the academic and non-academic ...

  • 7 Jun 2019
    The Long March of Labour: Radical Change and the Social Reproduction of Migrant Labour

    16:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Honoring the legacy of Prof. W.F. Wertheim, the founding father of Asian studies at UvA, the annual Wertheim Lecture is organized by the Moving Matters programme group of the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science ...

  • 4 Jun 2019
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    Democracy for Sale: Elections, Clientelism, and the State in Indonesia

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    Written on the basis of extensive fieldwork and survey research, Democracy for Sale provides an insider account of Indonesia’s democracy. Edward Aspinall and Ward Berenschot assess the informal networks and political ...

  • Start 3 Jun 2019
    End 4 Jun 2019
    Political animals: an interdisciplinary workshop

    10:30 - 17:00 | Event

    This workshop aims to bring together researchers across the disciplinary boundaries of history, cultural studies, geography, anthropology and sociology to study the political role of animals, and specifically their ...

  • 28 May 2019
    Refuge Beyond Reach: How Rich Democracies Repel Asylum Seekers

    12:00 - 13:30 | Event

    In this event Prof. Fitzgerald will discuss some of the central themes from his recently published book Refuge beyond Reach (OUP). Prof. FitzGerald traces how rich democracies have deliberately and systematically ...

  • 27 May 2019
    Ir/relevance of race
    Citizenship and the Elusiveness of Race in Welfare Encounters in Amsterdam

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    In this seminar series the relevance and irrelevance of race is being discussed as an object and concept of research in order to explore ways to talk about race without naturalizing differences. The series goes ...

  • Start 23 May 2019
    End 24 May 2019
    Bringing Theory to Practice: The Amsterdam Graduate Conference in Political Theory 2019

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    The conference offers graduate students and postdocs the opportunity to present their research in a vibrant intellectual environment and receive feedback from dedicated discussants. The theme for this inaugural event ...

  • 16 May 2019
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    Gelijke kansen in de stad

    20:00 - 22:00 | Event

    De presentatie van 'Gelijke kansen in de stad', essaybundel onder redactie van Herman van de Werfhorst en Erna van Hest.

  • Start 16 May 2019
    End 17 May 2019
    HOUWEL
    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.

  • 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'.

  • 14 May 2019
    Great Thinkers
    Annette Freyberg-Inan introduces the work of Albert Hirschman

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Annette Freyberg-Inan introduces Hirschman, whose insights can be applied to many empirical contexts and issues. We will meet the man and his three most important books and explore how his brilliant “cutting through ...

  • 10 May 2019
    Do Opposites Attract? Marxism, Islamism, Ethno-nationalism and Rebel Alliances

    12:00 - 13:30 | Event

    Do Opposites Attract? Marxism, Islamism, Ethno-nationalism and Rebel Alliances

  • 9 May 2019
    Beyond the border, before the law

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    This lecture is co-organised by the ACES - FMG Migration Network and the Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies (IMES).

  • 8 May 2019
    Unprecedented: Trump’s Endless Rupture as Unbounded Event

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    Critical historical events are shaped and made coherent by fundamental semiotic mechanisms that are representational, demonstrative, and performative. This talk considers the ways in which the Trump administration ...

  • 23 Apr 2019
    Meet & Greet with the eScience Center!

    15:00 - 16:30 | Event

    The eScience Center is a national research institute that contributes to the development of computational methods in science. They are organizing a lot of useful stuff, such as courses on software engineering and ...

  • 11 Apr 2019
    How is marginality part of the dominant order?

    15:00 - 17:00 | Event

    On a global scale marginality seems increasingly entangled and enmeshed in the workings of the larger system. There are currently areas of the world that are so marginal that they have become central for the illegal ...

  • Start 11 Apr 2019
    End 12 Apr 2019
    Muslim marriages: plurality of norms and practices

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    In Muslim minority contexts, particularly in the UK and Europe, some of the prevalent discourses on religious-only Muslim marriages share an underlying assumption of a homogenous, legally recognised and culturally ...