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Project for digitisation and online presentation of the "Gothaische Zeitung" started at the Gotha Research Library

At the Gotha Research Library of the University of Erfurt, the project for the digitisation and online presentation of the "Gothaische Zeitung. Gothaer neueste Nachrichten" with a total of 86,000 pages from the years 1850 to 1918 has started.

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Ethics of National Socialism - a contribution to understanding National Socialist moral justifications

If one wants to understand how the crimes of National Socialism were possible, it makes sense to look at the moral reasons that shaped the normative self-image of the acting actors. This topic is explored in the annotated volume of sources "Supposed…

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New Publication: "Gustav Landauer - Zwischen Anarchismus und Tradition"

Hentrich & Hentrich, the publishing house for Jewish culture and contemporary history, has published a new publication entitled "Gustav Landauer - Zwischen Anarchismus und Tradition" by Sebastina Kunze, a member of the professorship for Jewish…

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University of Erfurt again announces Herzog-Ernst scholarships

With the support of the Ernst Abbe Foundation, the University of Erfurt is once again offering Herzog-Ernst scholarships. The scholarship programme at the Gotha Research Library and the Gotha Research Centre at the University of Erfurt promotes…

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University of Erfurt will also award doctoral scholarships in 2020

The University of Erfurt will award a total of up to twelve scholarships to support doctoral projects in the structured programmes of the EPPP-certified junior research groups or the Max-Weber-Kolleg as of 1 January 2021. Applications can be…

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University of Erfurt announces initialisation scholarships

In order to promote young academics, the University of Erfurt offers initial scholarships to support postdocs in preparing their own application for external funding.

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Preaching in the modern world

Preaching in the modern world is the subject of a new book that Itzchak Weismann and Jamal Malik have just published under the title "Culture of Da'wa".

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New database "Gender: Identity and Social Change"

Within the framework of a national licence, a new database "Gender: Identity and Social Change" is now freely available at the University of Erfurt.

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