Markiert: cultural history

“Islam” as an Epistemic Field: Imperial Entanglements and Orientalism in the German-Speaking World since 1870

This article is part of the TRAFO series “Emerging Topics. Insights from ‘Behind the Scenes’”. Today, we put the spotlight on the conference „“Islam“ as an Epistemic Field: Imperial Entanglements and Orientalism in the German-Speaking World since 1870″ which will take place on October 11-12 2018 in Berlin. The conference is a collaboration of the Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient Berlin (Research Cluster „Trajectories of Lives and Knowledge”) and the Freie Universität Berlin.

The Paradoxical Internationalization of the History of Sciences: From Modern Science to Indigenous Knowledge

Short presentation by Dhruv Raina (Professor for History and Philosophy of Science, Jawaharlal Nehru University, India) at the conference “Areas and Disciplines: Lessons from Internationalization Initiatives in the Humanities and...