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Thesis defence: The Risorgimento and the Southern Question. A Financial History


Department of History and Civilization

This thesis aims to bring back financial history into two of the main topics in Italian historiography, namely the Risorgimento and the Southern Quest...


Examiner:
Marc Flandreau (University of Pennsylvania)
Lucy Riall (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)
Maria Carmela Schisani (Università degli Studi di Napoli, Federico II)

Supervisor:
Prof. Youssef Cassis (EUI)

Defendant:
Maria Stella Chiaruttini (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)

Location:
Sala del Camino, Villa Salviati
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Workshop: Environmental Humanities Workshops


Department of History and Civilization

Researchers from the History and Civilization and Law departments are organizing two days of reflection on environmental issues from multidisciplinary...


Organiser:
Marie-Catherine Petersmann (EUI - Law Department)
Georgios Vlachos (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)
Gilberto Mazzoli (European University Institute)

Contact:
Fabrizio Borchi (EUI - Department of History and Civilization) - Send a mail

Location:
Sala degli Stemmi 1st Floor, V.Sa.
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Seminar: "Fixing the Moves? Maps, State and Mobility in Social Sciences" - Masterclass: Introduction to vector mapping


Max Weber Programme Department of History and Civilization

As part of the Max Weber multidisciplinary workshop "Fixing the moves? Maps, State and Mobility in Social Sciences", to be held on Friday, May 31, 201...


Contact:
Francesca Grassini (EUI - Max Weber Programme) - Send a mail

Location:
Sala del Camino, Villa Salviati
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Thesis defence: Foreign debt, crisis management, systemic transformation. Poland 1989-1994


Department of History and Civilization

This thesis examines the role of foreign debt in the origin, progress and completion of an economic reform in Poland lasting from 1989 until 1994. The...


Examiner:
Prof. Federico Romero (EUI - HEC)
Harold James (Princeton University)
Dariusz Rosati (Warsaw School of Economics)

Supervisor:
Prof. Youssef Cassis (EUI)

Contact:
Miriam Felicia Curci - Send a mail

Defendant:
Franciszek Tyszka (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)

Location:
Sala dei Levrieri, Villa Salviati
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Lecture: Rumour and Manliness between Mughal India and Habsburg Iberia


Department of History and Civilization

In the framework of the HEC colloquia This lecture seeks to present my most recent book, Unwanted Neighbours: The Mughals, the Portuguese, and thei...


Contact:
Francesca Parenti - Send a mail

Organiser:
Jorge Flores (European University Institute)
Stephane Van Damme (European University Institute)

Speaker:
Jorge Flores (European University Institute)

Location:
Sala del Camino, Villa Salviati
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Lecture: Finding Gold for Soviet Industrialization: The State Currency Stores "Torgsin" and Export of Religious Art under Stalin


Department of History and Civilization

Scholars of Stalinism traditionally focus only on one financial source of Soviet industrialization – the collectivization of peasant households – and ...


Organiser:
Alexander Etkind (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)

Contact:
Fabrizio Borchi (EUI - Department of History and Civilization) - Send a mail

Speaker:
Elena Osokina (University of South Carolina)

Location:
Sala degli Stemmi 1st Floor, V.Sa.
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Seminar: "Fixing the Moves? Maps, State and Mobility in Social Sciences" - Masterclass: Introduction to Statistical Mapping


Max Weber Programme Department of History and Civilization

As part of the Max Weber multidisciplinary workshop "Fixing the moves? Maps, State and Mobility in Social Sciences", to be held on Friday, May 31, 201...


Contact:
Francesca Grassini (EUI - Max Weber Programme) - Send a mail

Location:
Seminar Room 4, Badia Fiesolana
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Research seminar: Europe in the World Research Seminar - Business Elites and the European Single Market


Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Department of Political and Social Sciences Department of History and Civilization Max Weber Programme

Scholarship on business and the Single Market Program has focused primarily on the role of the European Roundtable of Industrialists (ERT) in advocati...


Organiser:
Professor Ulrich Krotz (EUI - RSCAS and SPS)
Richard Maher (EUI - RSCAS)
Corinna Unger (EUI - HEC)

Speaker:
Grace Ballor (EUI - HEC)

Contact:
Chiara Tarasco (European University Institute) - Send a mail

Location:
Sala Triaria, Villa Schifanoia
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Workshop: MWP Multidisciplinary Research Workshop - Fixing the Moves? Maps, State and Mobility in Social Sciences


Max Weber Programme Department of History and Civilization

The workshop reflects on the use of maps by social sciences in studying relations between power, space and societies. This leads us to critically revi...


Contact:
Francesca Grassini (EUI - Max Weber Programme) - Send a mail

Location:
Seminar Room 4, Badia Fiesolana
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Thesis defence: Nations on the Drawing Board. Ethnographic Map-Making in the Russian Empire's Baltic Provinces, 1840-1920


Department of History and Civilization

The nineteenth century witnessed an exponential growth in the amount of statistical data collected to define populations, necessitating new ways to pr...


Contact:
Francesca Parenti - Send a mail

Examiner:
Pavel Kolar (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)
Tomasz Kamusella (University of St. Andrews)
Steven Seegel (University of Northern Colorado)

Supervisor:
Pieter Judson (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)

Defendant:
Catherine Gibson (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)

Location:
Sala del Torrino , Villa Salviati
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Discussion Group: A roundtable discussion on “I presidenti della Repubblica. Il capo dello stato e il Quirinale nella storia della democrazia italiana”, edited by Sabino Cassese, Giuseppe Galasso and Alberto Melloni (Bologna: Il Mulino, 2018)


Historical Archives Department of History and Civilization

This innovative, thorough research on the presidents and presidencies of the Italian republic will be presented by two of its editors – Sabino Cassese...


Discussant:
Prof. Bruno De Witte (EUI)
Silvana Sciarra (Judge of the Constitutional Court of Italy)
Prof. Stefano Bartolini (EUI)
Prof. Federico Romero (EUI - HEC)

Speaker:
Professor Sabino Cassese (School of Government - Luiss Guido Carli)
Professor Alberto Melloni (Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia)

Contact:
Micol Visciano - Send a mail

Location:
Emeroteca, Badia Fiesolana
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Lecture: Learning to Love Opacity: Decision Trees and the Genealogy of the Algorithmic Black Box


Department of History and Civilization

My talk concerns the genesis and the development of one of the foremost kinds of algorithms for supervised learning: decision trees. A series of resea...


Organiser:
Stéphane Van Damme

Contact:
Miriam Felicia Curci - Send a mail

Speaker:
Matthew L Jones (Columbia University)

Location:
Sala dei Levrieri, Villa Salviati
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Lecture: Defining ‘religion’ and ‘polytheism’ in the study of ancient religions: how to create appropriate tools?


Department of History and Civilization

Among scholars, the notion of ‘religion’ has been controversial for decades. Many discussions question the relevance of this idea as an operational co...


Organiser:
Stéphane Van Damme

Contact:
Miriam Felicia Curci - Send a mail

Speaker:
Vinciane Pirenne-Delforge (Collège de France)

Location:
Sala del Torrino , Villa Salviati
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Thesis defence: Time Crisis and Western Political Thought, 1550-1660s


Department of History and Civilization

This dissertation examines the evolution of temporal perceptions amid crises in Western Europe, in the period between 1500 an 1660s. Time was especial...


Contact:
Francesca Parenti - Send a mail

Examiner:
Prof. Maurizio Viroli (Princeton University)
Prof. Luca Molà (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)
Christopher Brooke (Cambridge University)

Supervisor:
Ann Thomson (European University Institute)

Defendant:
Grigol Gegelia (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)

Location:
Sala del Torrino , Villa Salviati
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Thesis defence: A New Global Media Order? Debates and Policies on Media and Mass Communication at UNESCO 1960 to 1980


Department of History and Civilization

The 1970s, a UNESCO report claimed, would be the “communication decade”. UNESCO had started research on new means of mass communication for developmen...


Supervisor:
Prof. Federico Romero (EUI - HEC)

Defendant:
Jonas Brendebach (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)

Examiner:
Corinna Ruth Unger
Sandrine Kott (Université de Genève)
Iris Schröder (Universität Erfurt)

Location:
Sala dei Levrieri, Villa Salviati
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Thesis defence: Everyday Zionism in East-Central Europe, 1914–1920: Nation-Building in War and Revolution


Department of History and Civilization

The thesis analyzes Zionism as a nation building project in East-Central Europe during the years of war, revolution, the collapse of Empires and the c...


Contact:
Francesca Parenti - Send a mail

Examiner:
Lucy Riall (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)
Marsha Rozenblit (University of Maryland)
David Engel (New York University)

Defendant:
Jan Rybak (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)

Supervisor:
Pieter M. Judson (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)

Location:
Sala del Torrino , Villa Salviati
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Summer school: Global and Transnational History: Theories, Methodology and Case Studies


Department of History and Civilization

The EUI Department of History and Civilization is a major centre for the study of comparative and transnational European history and of European histo...


Contact:
Francesca Parenti - Send a mail
Miriam Felicia Curci - Send a mail

Organiser:
Alexander Etkind (EUI - Department of History and Civilization)
Stephane Van Damme (European University Institute)
Giancarlo Casale

Location:
Sala del Torrino , Villa Salviati
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