Kategorie: Migrationsgeschichte

Mapping Black Central Europe: Digital History in the Classroom

The GHI benefits tremendously from the help of its many talented interns. The following post was written by GHDI project intern Milena Kagel, who first learned of this website at the Defining Black European History conference at the GHI in June 2018.  — Editorial note, Href By Milena Kagel  Every spring, Kira Thurman teaches an undergraduate course on “Germany and the Black Diaspora” at the University of Michigan. Since 2016, this course has included a digital history component – Thurman and her students have worked to … Continue reading Mapping Black Central Europe: Digital History in the Classroom

Caroline Schöpf presented ‘An integrated theory of migrant incorporation’ at the conference ‘Migration and Diasporas’

Caroline  Schöpf presented the paper ‘An integrated theory of migrant incorporation’ at the conference  ‘Migration and Diasporas – Emerging Diversities and Development Challenges’ 22-23. March 2017, at Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi, India. The following paper was presented: An integrated theory of migrant incorporation Caroline Schöpf, Hong Kong Baptist University; Max Weber Foundation Matthew M. Chew, Hong Kong Baptist University Sociological theorizing on migrant incorporation lacks integration and contains the following problems: A too strong, uncritical reliance of human capital, a too limited investigation of the causes of discrimination, a too narrow investigation of influences of supra-national power relations, and a lack of linkage between acculturation and power … Continue reading Caroline Schöpf presented ‘An integrated theory of migrant incorporation’ at the conference ‘Migration and Diasporas’

Call for Papers: In Global Transit. Jewish Migrants from Hitler’s Europe in Asia, Africa, and Beyond [DHI London u. DHI Washington]

Deadline: 28. Februar 2017 Conveners: GHI Washington (Simone Lässig/Anne Schenderlein), GHI London (Andreas Gestrich/Indra Sengupta)                                                                                                            Conference, Expected to take place in mid-February, 2018, Kolkata, India                    …