Center for Middle Eastern Politics. Department of Political and Social Sciences. Freie Universität Berlin. Professor for Middle Eastern Politics. Address. Dr. Cilja Harders. Prof. Dr. Cilja Harders. Cilja Harders. Research Project B6. Principal Investigator. Address. Ihnestraße Room Berlin. Telephone. Freie Universität Berlin. Otto-Suhr-Institut für Politikwissenschaft. CRC ” Affective Societies”. Professor. Head of Project C Address. Otto-Suhr-Institut für.

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It can only receive the honor of being considered relevant knowledge, when it is communicated in the barders of disciplinarily-relevant criteria. In JulyProf. On these considerations, I would now like to focus.

With words as facts, the stranger becomes understandable and therefore controllable. Said Translated from German. Skip to main content Skip to main navigation menu Skip to site footer.

All Formats Paperback Sort by: This is meant to apply to both empirical and theoretical questions. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. This does not mean that there is no state failure or poor governance with SWANA, but this perspective obscures the political dynamics beyond the formal institutions.

In the term metamorphosis, lies a reference to transformation—an aspect, which seems to me, to be especially important for understanding regional research and which is reflected in the objectives of the editors.

Fortunately, upon giving it a second and deeper thought, one must determine that the chosen name and the acronym of the journal have been perfectly selected.

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Consistently stimulating, innovative and at the height of debate, META simultaneously sets the topics for current discussion. Out of Print–Limited Availability. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. On the one hand, this is not evident, but it does ciljs the necessity of meaningful engagement with the debates and concepts of each discipline.


Of course, an important shortcoming in the interpretation of Area Studies by the respective disciplines must not be concealed. The terms and concepts, the empirical findings and their producers alike must give answers about the product of current conditions and what those realizations imply for the possibilities of knowledge.

The theories must therefore travel, but ciilja both directions! Are you an author? Social Media Twitter Follow us on Twitter. Narrowing focus solely to political, economic, or cultural factors seems, in the age of inter- and transnational interdependence, reductionist and inappropriate.

What does all this mean for the relationship between research and policy today: We log anonymous usage harddrs. Finally, I will look specifically at the newest issue and ask the question: Against this background, I will reflect on our digital birthday boy—what does META want to accomplish something, and what should META accomplish, in today’s research environment? How is that connected with the phenomena that we study as regional researchers from a distance?

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Facebook Find us on Facebook. High to Low Avg. Here, we clearly see that which Edward Said strongly reminded us of so long ago—namely that “the Orient” is an extremely lively and productive construct—a political invention of the “other”.

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META has set high standards and goals for itself, but a look at the two editions published thus far, proves that such aims can be achieved. And this requires active translation harderrs, which a journal like META can and should achieve.


The ethnographic, linguistic and political mapping of alien others served, as we have know since Foucault and Said, as containment and description, and as monitoring and control through description and categorization: I believe the contributions of the journal should examine the excluded and subordinate and politics from below.

Popularity Popularity Featured Price: With that, the birthday gifts may be unwrapped and the cake can be cut. I see them in alienation, translation, criticism, and positioning. Current critical postcolonial theory deals with this as the needed provincialization of Europe—the centers. Provide feedback about this page. I close with Schopenhauer, who once remarked that any stupid person can crush a beetle, but all the professors in the world cannot create one.

The journal should appeal to young academics as well as the more established scholars, Arab as well as European or American readers— essentially, it seeks metacommunication in the best sense of the word.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. With Edward Said, it became clear that the Middle East had become a project area that the West required in order to rationally design itself as modern, advanced, and orderly.

Becker was convinced that the democratic elites of young democracies should be trained in political science.