Projects

Lost between Cultures? Emotional Ambivalences in First Name Giving Practices of Migrants

Coordinator Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards
Researchers Dr. Sylvia Kämpfer | Dr. Damir Softic
Student Assist. NN
Funding German Research Foundation (DFG)
Duration 2015-2019
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How strong is European Solidarity between the Citizens and Member States of the European Union?

Coordinators Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards & Zsófia Ignácz, Ph.D.
Researchers Maximilian Priem, M.Sc.
Student Assist. NN
Funding German Research Foundation (DFG)
Duration 2015-2018

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Collective Memory as a Basis for Identification with Europe. Interpretations of the Past between Globalization, Europeanization, Renationalization and Hybridization

Coordinators Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards
Researchers Dr. Lars Breuer | Anna Delius (née Leidinger), M.A.
Funding German Research Foundation (DFG)
Duration 2012 - 2015

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Transnational Human Capital and Social Inequality

Coordinators Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards | Dr. Silke Hans
Researcher Dipl. rer. soc. Sören Carlson | Daniel Drewski, M.A.
Funding German Research Foundation (DFG)
Duration 2011 - 2016

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About Legitimacy of Equality of all Citizens of the European Union. A Comparative Analysis.

Coordinators Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards | Prof. Dr. Holger Lengfeld
Project researcher Dipl.-Soz. Kristin Haker
Funding German Research Foundation (DFG)
Duration 2008 - 2011

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Globalisation, Europeanization and the Importance of Transnational Linguistic Capital

Coordinator Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards
Funding German Research Foundation (DFG) / Excellence Cluster “Language of Emotion”
Duration 2008 - 2010

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Adolescent Migrants' Integration into Sports and Society

Coordinator Prof. Dr. Ulrike Burrmann (TU Dortmund)
Researcher M.A. Soz. Michael Mutz
Funding German Federal Institute of Sport Science
Duration 2008 - 2010
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Images of Fear. Comparing Constructions of Terrorist Threats in Western and Arabic Mass Media

Coordinators Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards | Dr. Mike S. Schäfer
Researchers Ishtar Al-Jabiri | Antje Glück | Juliane Seifert
Funding Cluster of Excellence "Languages of Emotions"
Duration 01.09.2008 - 31.08.2010

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Marriage Market and Immigration in an Ange of Globalization. German Men's Motives for Marriage with Women from Poor Countries

Coordinator Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards
Researcher David Glowsky, M.A.
Funding Fritz-Thyssen-Stiftung
Duration 01.10.2007 - 30.09.2009

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Cultural Homogeneity and Heterogeneity Between Present and Future Member States of the European Union

Coordinator Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards
Researcher Michael Hölscher, M.A.
Funding VolkswagenStiftung
Duration 01.01.2002 – 31.03.2005

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Media Debates on Human Genome Research in Germany and the USA

Coordinator Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards
Researcher Mike S. Schäfer, M.A.
Funding Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung
Duration 01.08.2002 – 31.12.2005

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The European Union and Attribution of Responsibility in Mass Media

Coordinator
Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards
Researchers
Dr. Jochen Roose | Anke Offerhaus, M.A.
Funding
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Duration
01.04.2004 – 31.03.2006

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Given Names as Indicator for Measuring Social Change

Coordinators Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards | Prof. Dr. Gert Wagner (German Institute for Economic Research (DIW) Berlin, SOEPP)
Researcher Denis Huschka, M.A.
Funding Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Duration 01.04.2004 – 31.03.2006

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Effects of Environmental Protest in the Federal Republic of Germany

Coordinator Dr. Jochen Roose
Researcher Manuela Beer, M.A.
Funding Fritz Thyssen Stiftung
Duration 01.11.2003 – 31.10.2004

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Fans and Fandom

Coordinators Dr. Jochen Roose | Mike S. Schäfer, M.A.
Duration 01.04.2004 – 31.12.2009

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Media - Means and Mediators for Adolescents' Views on Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Modern Medicine and Biotechnology

Coordinator Prof. Dr. Bernd Schorb (University of Leipzig, Department of Communication and Media Sciences)
Researcher Mike S. Schäfer, M.A.
Funding Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung
Duration 01.08.2005 - 31.07.2006

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