A German academic research institute of the Max Weber Foundation

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History, Space and Social Conflict in Beirut. The Quarter of Zokak el-Blat Read more

Das beduinische Rechtssystem: Konzepte – Modelle – Transformationen Read more

Entangled Education: Foreign and Local Schools in Ottoman Syria and Mandate Lebanon (19-20th Centuries) Read more

Schrift, Offenbarung, Dogma im christlich-muslimischen Dialog Read more

Ḥallāl al-ʿuqad fī bayān aḥkām al-muʿtaqad Read more

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08 2016
December

Public research seminar
Changing frameworks of transmission. The circulation of Arabic grammar treatises across the Western Indian Ocean region, 1400-1700 Read more

12 2016
December

International workshop
Left-Wing Trends in the Arab World (1948-1979): Bringing the Transnational Back in Read more