Nachrichten

Working Lunch with Teresa Pullano

On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at 12.15pm, the Institute for European Global Studies invites to a Working Lunch with Teresa Pullano, assistant professor of European Global Studies. The topic of her talk is “Statehood Restructuring in the EU: a Relational Approach”.

Vortrag über das Verhältnis der Schweiz zu Europa

„Verflechtungen und Abgrenzung: Historische Betrachtungen zur ‚condition d’être‘ des Kleinstaats“ ist das Thema eines Vortrags von Prof. André Holenstein. Die Veranstaltung des Transversalen Kolloquiums der Basel Graduate School findet am Mittwoch, dem 4. März 2015, um 18.15 Uhr im Departement Geschichte statt.

New Book on Delimiting Modernities

"Delimiting Modernities: Conceptual Challenges and Regional Responses" is the title of a new book edited by Ralph Weber, professor for European Global Studies at the Institute for European Global Studies, and Sven Trakulhun. The volume aims to transcend the sometimes narrow debates over modernity within established disciplines to provide original and insightful new scholarship on the topic.

E-Journal "Global Europe" on Managing Diversity

Can the Indian subcontinent be taken as a role model for managing diversity in Europe? This question discusses Dr. Malcolm MacLaren in the next issue of the e-journal "Global Europe - Basel Papers on Europe in a Global Perspective".

International Research Award in Global History 2015

The Universities of Basel, Heidelberg and Sydney are proud to announce that Dr. Adam Clulow is the recipient of the International Research Award in Global History 2015. He receives the award for his conference "The Global Company".

Workshop on Historical Mapping with WorldMap

“Exploring WorldMap” is the title of a workshop with Professor Suzanne Preston Blier (Harvard). The event aims to demonstrate historical mapping on the web through a hands-on approach. It takes place on Friday, March 13th, 2015, at the Department of History.

Workshop: Altern in Südasien und Europa

Mit der Frage, wie Menschen mit dem Altern umgehen und welche Auswirkungen die immer grössere Zahl älterer Menschen auf die Gesellschaft hat, beschäftigt sich eine Konferenz des Exzellenzclusters "Asien und Europa im globalen Kontext" der Universität Heidelberg. Das vom Europainstitut inititierte Forschungsnetzwerk "Europe and Global Aging" wird durch Prof. Madeleine Herren-Oesch an der Veranstaltung beteiligt sein.

Lecture on European Global Studies by Madeleine Herren in India

"Decolonizing Epistemologies at 90° 0′ N ..?: European Global Studies through the lenses of a global rescue mission" is the title of lecture by Prof. Dr. Madeleine Herren-Oesch. The event will take place on February 24, 2015, at the Centre for European Studies (CES) of the O.P. Jindal Global University in Haryana, India.

Call for Applications: Visiting Fellowships 2016

The Institute for European Global Studies, University of Basel, Switzerland welcomes applications for 3 Visiting Fellowships (three months in the academic year 2016) within European Global Studies with focus on “Scaling Regions“.