News of the Max-Weber-Kolleg

"Attacks on free science are attacks on our democratic society"

They are the target of "hate speech" in social media, find themselves in tendentious press articles or have to defend themselves against the manipulation of their Wikipedia portraits: Scientists of all disciplines who critically deal with the Corona…

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International conference examines religious phenomena in urban space

Under the title "Blurring Boundaries: Diffusing and Creating Urban Religion beyond Urban Space", the Kolleg Research Group (KFG) "Religion and Urbanity: Mutual Formations" at the University of Erfurt invites you to an international conference from 23…

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Discussion event: "I want to be happy NOW!

The Max-Weber-Kolleg of the University of Erfurt and the Catholic Forum in the State of Thuringia cordially invite all interested parties to an event on Monday, 25 October, dealing with modern life design and religious hope. It is entitled "I want to…

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New publication: "Spätmoderne in der Krise – Was leistet die Gesellschaftstheorie?"

Under the title "Spätmoderne in der Krise - Was leistet die Gesellschaftstheorie?" (Late Modernity in Crisis - What Does Social Theory Achieve?) a new book by Hartmut Rosa and Andreas Reckwitz will be published by Suhrkamp/Insel in October.

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Young female scientists at the University of Erfurt receive support in the Rowena Morse Mentoring Programme

The Thuringia-wide Rowena Morse Mentoring Programme (RMMP) enters its fourth round in November with 21 new mentees.

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Max-Weber-Kolleg supports "Jena Declaration on Cultural Sustainability"

In the "Jena Declaration on Cultural Sustainability", numerous signatories call for a cultural approach to sustainability policy. The declaration is implemented in the three programme lines art, education and civil society, which are coordinated in a…

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University of Erfurt is a member of the ORCID Germany Consortium as of 1 September

The University of Erfurt will become a member of the ORCID Germany Consortium on 1 September.

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