Markiert: Migration

Research Project: Revolutionary Arabesque: Palestinian Groups and the West German Radical Left, 1967-1979

In April 1974, the magazine of the PLO’s Palestine Research Center, Shu’un Filastiniyya, dedicated an eight-page article to “the left” and “the solidarity movement with the Palestinian revolution” in West Germany. The author listed a variety of groups in the … Continue reading

Table Topics: Fighting Complex Structures with New Concepts: How “Superdiversity” Can Help Us Understand Contemporary Migration Flows

Since Steven Vertovec coined the notion of „super-diversity“ in 2007, it has gained in popularity in academic and policy circles. Talking about super-diversity is meant to provide a better understanding of changes ongoing in Western societies, especially among their populations, … Weiterlesen

Knut Graw: Phenomenologies of Passage

Phenomologies of Passage: African Migratory Trajectories in the Eastern Mediterranean The research project ‘Phenomenologies of Passage: African Migratory Trajectories in the Eastern Mediterranean’ (2015-2018) envisages ethnographic research with African migrants…

Dilek Özkan: Immigration, Settlement and Conflict

Immigration, Settlement and Conflict in the Eastern Mediterranean Following the Greek Revolution (1821-1876) This research project examines the migration and population movements in the long 19th century, focusing on the…