The Politics of Law and the Behavioural Sciences. Historical Contexts and Conceptual Sources: Call for Papers

The rationale behind the workshop
This workshop is part of the Max Weber Programme events organized by the MW Fellows series. Franz L. Fillafer (HEC 2014-105) and Magdalena Malecka (LAW 2013-2015) are organizing it.
Current research on law, as well as the practices of contemporary states, is marked by an increasing interest in the findings of the [...]

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Recent Italian Politics in Historical Perspective

New Year welcome back talk by
Paul Ginsborg
(University of Florence)
14 January 2015, 17:00-19:00
Sala Europa, Villa Schifanoia
Paul Ginsborg is a leading authority on contemporary Italy. He taught European Politics at Cambridge University, before moving to Italy in 1992 to take up the chair of contemporary European History at the University of Florence. His impressive bibliography on Italian [...]

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On Aggression: Psychoanalysis as Moral Politics in Post-Nazi Germany

Max Weber Lecture
Dagmar Herzog, City University of New York
10 December 2014, 17:00-18:30,  Badia, Theatre
Dagmar Herzog is distinguished professor of history and the Daniel Rose Faculty scholar at the Graduate Center, City University of New York. She has published extensively on the histories of sexuality and gender, theology and religion, Jewish-Christian relations and Holocaust memory. She gives particular attention in her research to methodological innovations in critical source analysis [...]

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