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Workshop "Digital Prosopography: The Case of Natural Law"

The "Research Network for Early Modern Natural Law" (Forschungsstelle für Frühneuzeitliches Naturrecht”), a joint institution of the Max-Weber-Kolleg and the Gotha Research Centre of the University of Erfurt, invites all interested parties to an…

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International Online Conference: "Humanities and Social Sciences for Sustainability"

Under the title "Humanities and Social Sciences for Sustainability", an international online conference will take place on 21/22 October, to which Prof. Dr. Benno Werlen, Fellow at the Max-Weber-Kolleg of the University of Erfurt, cordially invites…

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University of Erfurt develops quiz about language development disorders

On October 16, 2020, the international day of language development disorders (DLD awareness day) will take place under the motto "DLD - See me! For the third time, various activities will raise awareness of language development disorders (SES) among…

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Academia Europaea appoints Prof. Dr. Hartmut Rosa

Prof. Dr. Hartmut Rosa, Director of the Max Weber College for Cultural and Social Studies at the University of Erfurt, has been appointed a full member of the Academia Europaea. He is part of the section "Social Change and Social Thought".

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Citizen science platform "Cinema in the GDR" will be officially launched

For the official start of the digital citizen science platform "Cinema in the GDR", the responsible scientists at the University of Erfurt invite you to the "Haus Dacheröden" on Saturday, October 10, from 2 to 6 pm. The entrance is free, admission is…

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Further funding for project "Annexations and Secessions during the Cold War"

The Fritz Thyssen Foundation is funding the project "Annexations and Secessions in the Age of the Global Cold War" at the University of Erfurt for another year with around 80,000 euros.

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URKUND replaces plagiarism detection software Ephorus

Up to now, the University of Erfurt has used the Ephorus software to detect plagiarism. Now the license has expired and will be replaced in the future by the software URKUND via a framework agreement of SAGS licenses.

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New Publication: The Behavioral Economics of Inflation Expectations

Behavioral economics and inflation expectations are the subject of a new book by Tobias F. Rötheli, Professor of Macroeconomics at the University of Erfurt, now published by Cambridge University Press.

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