A German academic research institute of the Max Weber Foundation

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16 2016

Public book presentation
On priests and modes. Or how the author finally got to understand Byzantine chant theory and praxis Read more

21 2016

International workshop
Cross-disciplinary approaches to the Hydraulic Landscapes of the Eastern Mediterranean, 1200-1900CE Read more

19 2016

Interlingual Encounters in a Transregional Perspective Read more

11 2016

International workshop
(Call for papers) East Meets West: Western Psychology in Dialogue with Islamic Mysticism Read more

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OIS 4 (2016) - Media Culture in Transformation: Political communication, Social Networking and Transition in Egypt Read more

BTS 81 Gueno, Knost: Lire et écrire l'histoire ottomane Read more

OIS 3 (2015) Divercities: Competing Narratives and Urban Practices in Beirut, Cairo and Tehran now out Read more