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Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research / AISSR

Results: 1 - 16 of 16
Results: 1 - 16 of 16
  • Urban Dialogue #8: Commoning with children in the fringes of cities
    28 Sep 2021 17:00 - 18:00 Event
    The goal of this project is to creatively experiment with children’s perception and experience of the urban commons. To this end, we worked with an art teacher and a film-maker, and involved children from four ...
  • A Return to “Normal”? Fiscal Futures in Post-Pandemic Europe
    29 Sep 2021 16:00 - 17:30 Event
    The pandemic and the associated lockdowns produced the deepest and most disruptive downturn in the EU since World War II. This prompted the Council to lift all constraints on debt and deficits embedded in the ...
  • AMCIS Seminar
    30 Sep 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Lecture
    This AMCIS Seminar will be given by dr. Natasha Quadlin (UCLA).
  • Religion and State: The Relationship between the Shia Ulama and the State in Iraq 1921-2015
    6 Oct 2021 10:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Dhr. M.M.A. Alshahman will defend the dissertation 'Religion and State: The Relationship between the Shia Ulama and the State in Iraq 1921-2015'. Supervisor is Prof. J.N. Tillie. The co-supervisor is Dr M. Parvizi ...
  • Stay close, go far: The stepwise migration of Iranian students and academics
    7 Oct 2021 13:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Mw. J.E.J. Zijlstra will defend the dissertation 'Stay close, go far: The stepwise migration of Iranian students and academics'. Supervisors are Prof. H.G. de Haas and Prof. J.C. Rath.
  • Symbolic pride Understanding violence against the cisgender and non-cisgender women in Vietnam
    20 Oct 2021 13:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Mw. T.A. Hoang will defend the dissertation 'Symbolic pride Understanding violence against the cisgender and non-cisgender women in Vietnam'. Supervisor is Prof. A.P. Hardon. The co-supervisor is Prof. S.E. Wieringa.
  • We know the hazards in our work
    21 Oct 2021 13:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Mw. F.J. Afolabi will defend the dissertation 'We know the hazards in our work: Perception of occupational health problems among informal automobile artisans in Nigeria'. Supervisor is Prof. P.T. de Beer. The ...
  • How do students create identities on social media?
    25 Oct 2021 12:00 - 13:00 Event
    During this lunch meeting, we will hear from prof. Mimi Nichter. She will speak about her new book “A Filtered Life. Social Media on a College Campus”. This is the first comprehensive ethnographic account to explore ...
  • Urban Dialogue #9: Pathways towards a Wellbeing Economy in European cities
    26 Oct 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    The panel session will be hosted by the Centre for Urban Studies, on the 26th of October from 16.00-17.00. We aim to bring together researchers, practitioners and policymakers from across European cities to exchange ...
  • De/Legitimizing Global Migration Control
    28 Oct 2021 - 29 Oct 2021 09:00 - 18:00 Event
    We are delighted to announce an upcoming international conference titled “De/Legitimizing Global Migration Control”, to be convened at the University of Amsterdam.
  • Critical Race Theory in the German-speaking context
    28 Oct 2021 16:00 - 17:05 Event
    This is the second episode in the new monthly ACES conversation series 'Racism & Law in Europe' with Mathias Moschel. The series aims to offer a space for academic and practise-oriented reflections on how law is ...
  • AISSR Harvest Day Inaugural Edition of 2014
    AISSR Harvest Day 2021
    4 Nov 2021 15:00 - 17:30 Event
    We will host our annual Harvest Day on the 4th of November.
  • Online Early Career Seminar: Research at the Intersection of Planning and Real Estate Studies
    19 Nov 2021 14:00 - 17:00 Event
    The real estate industry is fast paced and dynamic – producing complex landscapes of investors and developers within cities globally. Tomorrow’s generation of planners and planning scholars must grapple with this ...
  • Structural Racism and Race Discrimination
    23 Nov 2021 16:00 - 17:05 Event
    This is the third episode in the new monthly ACES conversation series 'Racism & Law in Europe' with Shreya Atrey. The series aims to offer a space for academic and practise-oriented reflections on how law is ...
  • Racism and Law a conversation with Thomas Spijkerboer
    8 Dec 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    This is the fourth episode in the new monthly ACES conversation series 'Racism & Law in Europe' with Thomas Spijkerboer. The series aims to offer a space for academic and practise-oriented reflections on how law is ...
  • Mapping the 'White International' through fiction
    25 Jan 2022 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    This is the fifth episode in the new monthly ACES conversation series 'Racism & Law in Europe' with Christopher Gevers. The series aims to offer a space for academic and practise-oriented reflections on how law is ...