Global Connections and Comparisons  

and Comparisons

DFG Projects

Processes of Spatialization under the Global Condition - SFB 1199

The SFB 1199 is based on a wide spectrum of area studies as well as disciplines in the social sciences and humanities. Introducing the two main categories of spatial formats and spatial orders, the SFB 1199 develops a systematic approach that establishes a typology of spatial formats as well as a historical narrative about the change of spatial orders under global conditions. [...] Read more

Multiple Secularities - FOR 2344

The project aims to develop a conceptual framework that allows for a better understanding of contemporary and historical contestations over relationships between religion and secularity. [...] Read more

Adaptation and Creativity in Africa - Technologies and Significations in the Production of Order and Disorder - SPP 1448

The African continent and its role in the world are changing again. Political and economic liberalisation, changing state-society relations, new local and translocal dynamics as well as accelerated processes of globalisation are posing wide-ranging challenges. [...] Read more

BMBF Projects

Centre for Area Studies der Universität Leipzig (CAS)

The Centre for Area Studies (CAS), founded in 2009, is an interdisciplinary and interdepartmental research institute at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Philosophy of the University of Leipzig. [...] Read more

Technical School in Vietnam (FiVe)

Since the opening of the SR Vietnam for the global market also German companies have settled in Vietnam. [...] Read more

Joint Projects

Leibniz-Campus "Eastern Europe - Global Area"

Information about the Project can be found on the german-language web page. Read more

last update: 05.04.2018 


Prof. Dr. Christoph Kleine
Institute for the Study of Religions
Schillerstraße 6
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-37162

Prof. Dr. Matthias Middell
Global and European Studies Institute
Emil-Fuchs-Straße 1
04105 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-30232
Fax: +49 341 96-05261