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Research projects at the Max-Weber-Kolleg Erfurt

An overview of Research Groups and Centers at the Max-Weber-Kolleg can be found here (pdf). The coordinator of each Research Group and Center can be found here (pdf).

Projects of the members of the Max-Weber-Kolleg

Individual projects in the context of the Max-Weber-Research-Program can be found on the personal websites

Research Groups at the Max-Weber-Kolleg

"Social Theory and Social Philosophy"

Humanities Centre for Advanced Studies: "Religion and Urbanity: Reciprocal Formations" (FOR 2779)
funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG)

International Graduate School: "Resonant Self-World-Relations in Ancient and Modern Socio-Religious Practices" in cooperation with the University of Graz
funded DFG and FWF

"Ordering Dynamics"
funded by the State Excellence Initiative of the Land of Thuringia

Max Planck Research Prize: "Religion and Modernity: Secularization, Social and Religious Plurality" (Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Hans Joas)
funded by
Max Planck Research Prize to Hans Joas and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

The M.S. Merian – R. Tagore International Centre of Advanced Studies ‘Metamorphoses of the Political’
MWK Subproject: "Normative Conflicts and Transformation"
funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research

"The Local Politicization of Global Standards"
sponsored by the Thuringian Ministry of Education, Science and Culture

"Dynamics of ritual practices in Judaism in pluralistic contexts from antiquity to the present"
sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research

MWK-FELLOWS COFUND International Fellowship Programme of the Max Weber Centre for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies for Experienced Researchers
funded by the European Union

Forthcoming MWK Research Institute: “Attraction, repulsion, indifference - a culture-comparative analysis of world relations”



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