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Sailors, Slaves, and Immigrants: Bondage in the Indian Ocean World, 1750–1914

On Wednesday, September 2, 2015, a book review of two recent works by Prof. Alessandro Stanziani (School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences/École des hautes études en sciences sociales, Paris) was held at the Institute for Advanced Studies...

ANR PROPHET: Between God and Man: Representations of the Prophet in Literature, Arts, and Media

This second workshop of the ANR/DFG Project "The Presence of the Prophet: Muhammad in the Mirror of His Community in Early Modern and Modern Islam", will examine the different modes of literary, artistic and media-related representations of the...

Tsuneno’s Tales: Narrating Domestic and Global History in Eurasia, 1600–1900

Conférence d'Amy Stanley, Professeur à l'Universite Northwestern, dans le cadre du séminaire collectif du Centre de recherches sur le Japon.Microhistory and global history are often seen as opposing approaches to historical inquiry, with...

Visual arts « Concrete Mirror »

The Cité Internationale des Arts in collaboration with L’École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) presents « Concrete Mirror », a dialogue between the processual elements of anthropology and contemporary art research. From September 2017...

Representing Political Representation in India

La journée d'études "Representing Political Representation in India" est organisée dans le cadre du programme ANR-DFG (New) political representative claims: a global view (France, Germany, Brazil, India, China). Session I. Président : Yves...

Properties without owners

The study day "Properties without owners. Inheritance in abeyance and vacant succession in comparative perspective during the early modern period", hosted by Alessandro Buono and Luca Gabbiani, will take place on Friday November 10th 2017 from 9am...

Properties without owners

The study day "Properties without owners. Inheritance in abeyance and vacant succession in comparative perspective during the early modern period", hosted by Alessandro Buono and Luca Gabbiani, will take place on Friday November 10th 2017 from 9am...

Summer School EHESS 2016: The Unity of Social Sciences?

Hyper-specialization characterizes most, or all fields of academic studies. Medicine, history, economics or anthropology, are divided in internal subfields, often compartmentalized from each other and bearing little connection to the mother...

EHESS Summerschool 2017: The Unity of Social Sciences? Rethinking the concept of Revolution

The 2017 EHESS Summerschool : The Unity of Social Sciences? Rethinking the concept of Revolution took place from 3rd to 14th July 2017.The study of the “longue durée” and the study of “Revolutions” have long been two of the holy grails of the social...

Reaction-diffusion and propagation in non-homogenous media

Reaction-diffusion and propagation in non-homogenous media - Abstract: The classical theory of reaction-diffusion deals with nonlinear parabolic equations that are homogenous in space and in time. It analyses travelling waves, long time behavior and...

Citizens of Nowhere

Night of IdeasHosted by the London School of Economics and Political Science as part of a worldwide series of events coordinated by the Institut français, the Night of Ideas will bring together leading researchers from France, the UK and Europe to...

Catch-up Cycles and Changes in Industrial Leadership

The Fondation France-Japon de l'EHESS has organized a conference by Professor Keun Lee (Seoul National University) in which he will present his article, "Catch-up Cycles and Changes in Industrial Leadership: Windows of Opportunity and Responses...