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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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. The CNMS is perhaps currently the only place in Germany, where there is enough critical and creative mass for such a task, and where the needed time, energy, money and stable organizational framework is available. Social Media Twitter Follow us on Twitter.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. This I read as a call for modesty, something truly important to keep in mind.

With words as facts, the stranger becomes understandable and therefore controllable. Provide feedback about this page. 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?

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The metaphor further reminds us that, because it springs from certain intellectual, social and economic contexts, knowledge is in need of careful translation. And this requires active translation work, which a journal like META can and should achieve.

The same applies, as Said noted: 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: But there is a second problem of “fit”. Historically, regional research on the Middle East has left a difficult legacy. Consistently stimulating, innovative and at the height of debate, META simultaneously sets the topics for current discussion.


Facebook Find us on Facebook. Reflecting on these historical contexts of knowledge production and the associated structures, exclusions and renewed power relationships are, for me, a core component of any critical regional research, which is also reflected in the self-expressed mission of our birthday girl.

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. English Choose a language for shopping.

Please read the privacy information for details. Thank you for the invitation and the opportunity to be here with you and to celebrate 1 year and 2 issues of META. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. The central contribution of regional research for the core disciplines and the wider public is, in the spirit of Said’s position, the capacity for astonishment and fundamental questioning of the normative and empirical as standard law. The use of the prefix META often implies a spatial or mental superiority such as in metacommunication, metalanguage or meta-level.

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Here, the title says it all, as META seeks to stimulate intellectual debates. We log anonymous usage statistics.

Skip to main content Skip to main navigation menu Skip to site footer. The areas are the foreign and the outside. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. A good example of this is the discussion of statehood, which implicitly or explicitly, OECD law takes as a model and which can, in the light of these categories within the Arab world, only reveal deficient statehood. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. On the other hand, therein lies a compulsion to unify and to respect the great narratives of the subject such as: A look at the past and present of our subject shows how intertwined politics and science are.


Regional research not only describes but also creates knowledge. 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. Post-war political science joined in this democratic tradition by re-establishing itself as democracy science. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

In JulyProf. I believe the contributions of the journal should examine the excluded and subordinate and politics from below. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Under what conditions can, for example, political science properly describe, understand, and explain, when it believes itself to be a phenomenon.

This applies to enlightenment and anti-racism as well as warmongering, divisions, incitement and closures of horizons. 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. And conversely, there is the problem that regional research must be able to communicate its findings inside the discipline.

Translation Theoretically, therefore, the question of translation and problem of “fit” are closely linked. That says nothing of the filja to really be heard or even to generate a possible positive effect. Out of Print–Limited Availability. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

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This also applies to regional studies: Firstly, this concerns the specific problem of intersubjective understanding of the stranger. 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. Theoretically, therefore, the question of translation and problem of “fit” are closely linked.