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Historiker*innen und Politik. Streit um eine aktuelle VHD-Resolution
A "VHD-Resolution" adopted by the Association of German Historians General Assembly “on current threats to democracy” attracted attention.
Uluslararası Siyaset ve Türkiye’de Ulusal Belleğe Dönüş | Internationale Politik, Rückkehr zur nationalen Erinnerung in der Türkei
Turkey has been confronted with an array of domestic and international problems. To face them, the state uses new means to strengthen a national...
Déboulonner le “passé”: les sites officiels de la mémoire | “Vergangenheit” entfernen: Debatten über staatliche Erinnerungsorte
How should governments respond to demands for removing historic monuments and renaming sites of memory? What role could historical...
Jetzt aber Feyerabend!
Paul Feyerabend’s essay “Against method” (1975) is rarely mentioned when scientists try to contextualise and justify their research projects. Or at...
Über das Zuhören II – Zwischenakademisches
What does a text about listening have to do with academia? As humanities scholars, are we not “brought up” to listen, to read carefully, to weigh up...
Über das Zuhören I – Zwischenmenschliches
The forest has been a favourite retreat for Germans for centuries. It has also been romantically transfigured by the poets and thinkers of this country. It ...
Gegen Empathie in der Geschichte?
Empathy is undoubtedly a good thing, right? Barack Obama certainly thought so. He declared before and during his presidency that America’s federal deficit was less of a problem than its...