Institut für Weltgesellschaft
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Institute for World Society Studies


Lecture series: 'Signaturen der Weltgesellschaft':

24.10.2018, 6.15 p.m., room X-C3-107
Benjamin Tallis (Prague):
Identities, Borderscapes, (Dis)orders: Understanding the EU’s Migration and Neighbourhood Crises


18.12.2018, 6.15 p.m., room X-C3-107
Teresa Koloma Beck (München):
Globalisation and the Everyday. How sociologies of everyday life can contribute to globalisation research


08.01.2019, 6.15 p.m., room X-C3-107
Anja Weiß (Duisburg-Essen):
Sociology of Global Inequalities




New Working Report available

A new Working Report, collecting the Institute's activities from the years 2015 - 2017, has been released. It is available for download at the bottom of this page, and printed copies can be ordered from the Institue Manager.


Research Training Group World Politics (RTG 2225)

The Reasearch Training Group can now be found at

We are pleased to announce that the DFG has approved our Research Training Group application. The new Research Training Group `World politics: The emergence of political arenas and modes of observation in world society´ has begun work on 01 October 2017.


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Working report 2015 - 2017: