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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Prof. Cilja Harders • Graduate School of Global Politics

That knowledge is diverse, useful and instrumentalizing. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. And this requires active translation work, which a journal like META can and should achieve. 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 Haders world, only reveal deficient statehood.

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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Current critical postcolonial theory deals with this as the needed provincialization of Europe—the centers. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

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Regional research not only describes but also creates knowledge. I see them in alienation, translation, criticism, and positioning. Usage Statistics and Privacy Information We log anonymous usage statistics.

What does this mean for META? Translation Theoretically, therefore, the question of translation and problem of “fit” are closely linked. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. 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.


META is calling for Reviews more This applies to enlightenment and anti-racism as well as warmongering, divisions, incitement and closures of horizons. All Formats Paperback Sort by: Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Low to High Price: This also applies to regional studies: High to Low Avg.

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But what about the exclusions in the heart of the “self” such as poverty, injustice or political violence in the heart of Europe? This is meant to apply to both empirical and theoretical questions. 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? And with that, it carries special responsibility for critical reflection, but also the responsibility to take a position, where perhaps advice accompanies concrete political action.

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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. That says nothing of the chance to really be heard or even to generate a possible positive effect.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. 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 harxers best sense of the word. This I read as a call for modesty, something truly important to keep in mind.

It is about looking beyond exceptionalism and Orientalism, and instead looking toward that which is common, unifying and comparable, but doing so, without falling into the trap of globalist relativism. In the term metamorphosis, lies a reference to transformation—an aspect, which seems to me, to be especially important for understanding regional research and which is reflected in the objectives of the editors.


Provide feedback about this page. The knowledge we generate becomes “local” knowledge as it were from the perception of the discipline. It can only receive the honor of being considered relevant knowledge, when it is communicated in the form of disciplinarily-relevant criteria.

Alienation 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 hzrders standard law.

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The speech was delivered at a celebration party with the editorial board, members of the advisory board, authors and friends of META. This is in no way trivial because a brief reference to the positionality of the speaker’s spokesperson is hardly enough. 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 hardes. The same applies, as Said noted: I close with Schopenhauer, who once remarked that any stupid person can crush a beetle, but all the professors in the world cannot create one.

Historically, regional research on harrers Middle East has left a difficult legacy. Critical self-reflection – what is the subject area? Out of Print–Limited Availability. These described subject areas, theories and methods frame regional research as a question about economic, political, social, cultural, and religious developments as well as a question about historical roots in different regions.