Research

CETREN is a new transregional research network at the University of Göttingen, funded by the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The CETREN network fosters collaborations between area studies and disciplines in the humanities and social sciences to contribute to the production of critical “place-based” knowledge.

 

Pilot Project A: The Politics of Secularism and the Emergence of New Religiosities

Pilot Project B: Entrepreneurial Citizenship: New Economies and the Respatialisation of Citizenship in China, India, and Europe

Seed Grants

Through the seed grant program, CETREN is providing competitive seed funding to Göttingen-based scholars from the humanities and social sciences, who wish to extend their work into new directions of transregional research.

2014/2015
Safe childbirth in Indonesia
Sebastian Vollmer (Development Economics)

"Islam Mondain" and Private Piety: New Forms of Muslim Religiosity
Roman Loimeier (Social and Cultural Anthropology)

2015 / 2016
Materializing Urban Futures
Andrea Lauser / Michael Dickhardt (Social and Cultural Anthropology)

The Confessional Divide in Monotheistic Religions
Thomas Kaufmann (Church History)

SUMMER SCHOOL

Our postgraduate Summer School on Cityscapes and New Religiosities in Asia took place August 10-17th, 2014, in Göttingen. CETREN co-organised the event with the BMBF-funded research network of “Dynamics of Religion in Southeast Asia” (DORISEA). 

Program

Photo gallery

Resources

Nellie Chu. Uncertain Encounters: African Migrant Entrepreneurs and Chinese Manufacturers. China Policy Institute Blog/University of Nottingham. 7 October 2015.

Contact

T: +49 551 39 21286
F: +49 551 39 21284
cetren@uni-goettingen.de

Location

Georg-Universität-Universität Göttingen
Heinrich-Düker-Weg 14
37073 Göttingen
Germany

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