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Mobilities, Boundaries, and Travelling Ideas
Rethinking Translocality Beyond Central Asia and the Caucasus
This collection brings together a variety of anthropological, historical and sociological case studies from Central Asia and the Caucasus to examine the concept of translocality. The chapters scrutinize the capacity of ...
Gender and attitudes toward welfare state reform: Are women really social investment promoters?
This article contributes to the study of the demand side of welfare politics by investigating gender differences in social investment preferences systematically. Building on the different functions of social investment ...
Rassismus in der postmigrantischen Gesellschaft
Rassismus ist ein gesellschaftliches Ordnungsphänomen, das sich an den jeweiligen Kontext anpassen kann. In der postmigrantischen Gesellschaft dreht er sich nur an der Oberfläche um Migration. Vielmehr geht es um Anerkennung, ...
Challenges in conceptualizing and measuring meanings and understandings of democracy
Research on meanings and understandings of democracy is growing. But besides useful theoretical and empirical insights, this research produces open questions concerning the conceptualization and the measurement of meanings ...
Measuring meanings of democracy—methods of differentiation
The question of the contested nature of the concept of democracy is neither in doubt within the political science debate, nor new. What is new, however, is the attention paid to the knowledge of competing ideas of democracy ...