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  • Start 28 Jun 2019
    End 8 Dec 2019
    Slow tourism
    The Right to Build

    Exhibition

    All over the world, people are building their own homes. Sometimes this stems from a strong personal desire, at other times it follows from necessity. The Right to Build presents a snapshot of iconic, diverse types ...

  • 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?

  • 12 Sep 2019
    Harvest Poster
    Early Harvest Day - AISSR PhDs pitch their research!

    13:00 - 17:00 | Event

    The yearly AISSR Harvest Day showcases our new research results – and it is now time to hear about the research of our PhD students during our Early Harvest Day! All PhD students of the AISSR are invited to present ...

  • 13 Sep 2019
    Nice to Meet You
    Nice to Meet You

    14:15 - 15:15 | Event

    How are gender-neutral toilets, headscarf debates, working mothers, lipstick lesbians, sexual intimidation at festivals, Trump, underrepresentation of women in political leadership, Gay Pride, and more, interrelated, ...

  • 13 Sep 2019
    Sylvia Yanagisako
    The Gender of Labor Value and Social Dependence

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    The evolution of global capitalism in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries has raised unsettling questions about the increase in social dependence resulting from the decline in manufacturing jobs, the ...

  • 17 Sep 2019
    Great Thinkers
    Revisiting Garrett Hardin. The Tragedy of Inequality in the Global Commons, by Joyeeta Gupta

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Garrett Hardin (1915-2003) was an American ecologist and philosopher who warned for the dangers of overpopulation. In this lecture, professor Joyeeta Gupta discusses the continuing relevance of Hardin and the growing ...

  • 25 Sep 2019
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    Alternative Urban Futures

    20:00 - 22:00 | Event

    More than ever, alternative urban futures are needed for an urban world that is socially just, environmentally sustainable, and capable of caring for the diversity of urban life. How can policy makers, activists, ...

  • 15 Oct 2019
    Master’s programme Urban and Regional Planning
    Urban Infrastructures

    00:00 | Workshop

    This interdisciplinary playshop, funded by a joint ACHI-CUS seed grant, aims to bring together UvA scholars from different faculties and disciplines, working on different regions, and offers an opportunity to share ...

  • 18 Oct 2019
    Barbara Arneil
    Disability: Between Equality and Difference?

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Disability provides a useful window through which to examine divisions that have emerged in feminist/gender/sexuality scholarship in the last forty years over equality, difference, and intersectionality.

  • 15 Nov 2019
    Anja Abendroth
    Home-based Telework and the Gender Pay Gap. The Relevance of Different Forms of Implementation.

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Home-based telework is increasingly discussed as a solution for problems in reconciling demands in work and personal life. It is, however, unclear to what extent home-based telework can also contribute to reducing ...