Zwanzig Jahre, nachdem sie als Richterin abgesetzt wurde und aus ihrem Heimatland Chile nach Berlin floh, kehrt Laura Larco nach Pampa Hundida zurück, eine in den Weiten der Atacama-Wüste verlorene Kleinstadt.
Regional Free Movement of People Law: A New Field of Study for International Migration Law
A powerful narrative presents the response to migration as the erection of borders. This project explores its apparent converse: the easing of borders at regional level. At least 174 states have policies and laws facilitating free movement of people.
Moral Values and Civil Society: Philosophical and Political Views of Krzysztof Michalski and Marek Siemek
The aim of the project is to conduct a critical comparative analysis of Krzysztof Michalski's and Marek Siemek's philosophical and political views in the context of Polish transformation and Poland's path to the European Union.
Need for Speed? Europe, China, and the Competition for the Green Tech Transition
When Chinese President Xi Jinping announced Beijing’s commitment to net zero carbon emissions by 2060 in September 2020 at the United Nations General Assembly, this came as a surprise to many, not least within China – among his own government, provincial leaders, business elites and i
The aim of the project is, on the one hand, to reconstruct the political philosophies developed by selected early phenomenologists, such as Arnold Metzger, Moritz Geiger, Aurel Kolnai, Kurt Stavenhagen or Gerhart Husserl, and, on the other hand, to identify the specific method of dealing with pol
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