Grounding Area Studies in Social Practice
The University of Freiburg pursues an interdisciplinary concept of research on Southeast Asia. The disciplines involved include Political Science, Social and Cultural Anthropology, Economics and Asian History. Southeast Asian Studies at Freiburg build on interdisciplinary and internationalized research and teaching. All other program components such as methodology training, regional networking, the graduate program, the alumni program and knowledge transfer are closely linked with the research core
1. Democratization and institutional change in SE Asia
News & Events
Southeast Asian Language Courses in the Summer Term
- The University of Freiburg will offer two language courses in the upcoming summer term: Introduction to Bahasa Indonesia and Advanced Thai.
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Call for Papers: 28th Annual Conference, Association for Southeast Asian Studies in the UK
- The panel "Illiberal Pluralism in Southeast Asia's Economic Reform Experience" is calling for papers until the 28th of February
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Call for Applications: FRIAS Fellowship Program
- In the academic year 2014/2015 the Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS) will organize a one‐year FRIAS Research Focus on "Dynamic Alignments and Dealignments in Global Southeast Asia". As a part of this Research Focus, FRIAS advertises 4 Junior Fellowships and 4 External Senior Fellowships.
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New Website: Center for Transcultural Asian Studies at the University of Freiburg
- The newly created research center has recently launched its website
⇨ An overview of all publications is available here.
Religion Tradition and the Popular, Transcultural Views from Asia and Europe
- Author: Judith Schlehe & Evamaria Sandkühler (Eds.)
- Transcript Press, 2013
Political Budget Cycles in Indonesia at the District Level
Administrative overspending in Indonesian districts: The role of local politics
- Authors: Bambang Suharnoko Sjahrir, Krisztina Kis-Katos & Günther G. Schulze
- World Development, forthcoming
⇨ An overview of all media reports is available here.
Inside Indonesia: Christian von Lübke on Indonesian presidential hopeful Jokowi
- Author: Christian von Lübke
- January 2014
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Badische Zeitung: Reinhart Kößler and Christian von Lübke on the Protest Movements in Thailand and Ukraine
- Author: Reinhart Kößler & Christian von Lübke
- Date: December 7, 2013
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Academic and Policy Roundtable Report: Democratising ASEAN and the role of the European Union
Report on the BMBF-sponsored Roundtable held in Berlin, September 30, 2013.
- Author: Shada Islam
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Badische Zeitung: Stefan Rother reports on the UN General Assembly´s debate on migration
- Author: Stefan Rother
- Date: 5 October 2013
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