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Results: 251 - 272 of 272
  • 29 Jun 2012
    Upcoming lecture: Exploring the Deviant Case of Hong Kong`s Public Rental Sector

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Hong Kong retains an unusually large public housing sector. Ray Forrest, Professor of Housing and Urban Studies at City University of Hong Kong and Professor Emeritus of Urban Studies at University of Bristol, will ...

  • 14 Jun 2012
    Upcoming lecture: Is there a South perspective in assessing cities and urban growth?

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    As urban theory engages with global urban experiences, it has become caught by tensions. Has urban theory rarefied the idea that theories representing the urban experience can be universalised and conceptualised as ...

  • 14 May 2012
    Urban China Research Seminar 2012: Context and Methodology

    13:00 - 16:30 | Conference

    This seminar considers the barriers in adapting western frameworks in both methodological and communicational senses to the study of urban China.

  • 15 Dec 2011
    Why Detroit is the way it is

    14:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    Prof. George Galster uncovers how 'Motor City' fares in the postindustrial era. He argues that Greater Detroit can be understood as a dual dialectic: one between capital and labour, the other between blacks and whites.

  • 12 Dec 2011
    Opening Centre for Urban Studies

    11:00 - 13:00 | Event

    The official opening of the University of Amsterdam's Centre for Urban Studies will take place on 12 December 2011. International expert on globalisation and urban issues Prof. Saskia Sassen will deliver a lecture on ...

  • 1 Nov 2011
    Quasi-Experimental Analysis of Neighborhood Effects on Socioeconomic Wellbeing

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    In this Amsterdam Inequality Lecture Prof. Douglas Massey of Princeton University analyses neighborhood effects on socioeconomic wellbeing based on a new study that enables a systematic comparison of poor residents ...

  • 6 Oct 2011
    Urban Studies Lecture: The Payoffs of Organizational Involvement for Political Participation

    16:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    University of Amsterdam Visiting Professor Lecture October 6th 2011

  • 28 Jun 2011
    Urban Studies Lecture: Urban Policy in the Obama Administration.

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    By Prof. John Mollenkopf, director of the Center for Urban Research of the City University of New York and Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Sociology at the Graduate Center.

  • 21 Jun 2011
    Urban Studies Lecture: Geo-Narrative: Analyzing Qualitative Data With GIS In Mixed-Method Research

    15:15 - 17:00 | Lecture

    With Prof. Mei-Po Kwan, The Ohio State University

  • 30 May 2011
    Urban Studies Workshop: 'Changing Households and Housing Markets'

    14:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    On the afternoon of May 30th from 14:00 to 16:00 (in the VOC room, Oost Indisch Huis) there will be a special Urban Studies Postgraduate Workshop on 'Changing Households and Housing Markets' by Prof. Ken Gibb ...

  • 8 Dec 2010
    "Mosque construction in Rotterdam, Marseilles, and Cologne: Changing urban landscapes and the integration of Islam in secular European societies"

    10:00 - 11:15 | Lecture

    Urban Studies Visitor, Patricia Ehrkamp, and host, Marcel Maussen, present the next Urban Studies Lecture: "Mosque construction in Rotterdam, Marseilles, and Cologne: Changing urban landscapes and the integration of ...

  • 29 Nov 2010
    Private Rented Housing: Explaining the International Differences; Tenure, Meaning and Significance

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Prof. dr. Oxley (housing market economist) examines the reasons for differences in investment in the private rented sector in high income countries.

  • 24 Nov 2010
    "Places of Worship and the Politics of Citizenship in Germany and the U.S. South"

    14:30 - 16:00 | Lecture

    Urban Studies/GLOBE lecture by Patricia Ehrkamp. To be held November 24.

  • 9 Nov 2010
    Urban lives, urban places: change, conflict and segregation

    14:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    As part of the Urban Studies Research Priority Area the three new Urban Studies faculty members present: 'Urban lives, urban places: change, conflict and segregation'

  • 4 Nov 2010
    Ethnic voting in Belgium: Voting patterns among ethnic minorities in Brussels

    14:00 - 15:30 | Lecture

    Urban Studies Lecture: Dirk Jacobs

  • 27 Oct 2010
    Seminar, part of the IMES Series on Regulating Difference: States, Migration and Classification

    11:00 - 12:30 | Lecture

    This is to invite you to the seminar that the Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies (IMES) and the AISSR Program Group Dynamics of Culture and Citizenship will organize on Wednesday October 27, 11:00-12:30 in ...

  • 21 Sep 2010
    Urban Studies Lecture by Prof. David Varady

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The Geographic Concentration of Housing Vouchers, Poverty and Blacks over Time: A Study of Cincinnati, Ohio

  • 18 Jun 2010
    Urban Studies Lecture by Prof. John Forester

    14:30 - 16:30 | Lecture

    ‘Participation that Works: Making citizens – Making policy.’

  • 8 Jun 2010
    Urban Studies Lecture by Nicholas De Genova

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The postponed lecture by Nicholas De Genova; Tuesday, 8 June 2010.

  • 3 Jun 2010
    Urban Studies Lecture by Kimberlyn Leary

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    'Rethinking Leadership: Making for or making with?’

  • 8 Dec 2009
    Urban Studies Lecture by visiting professor Dr. Elvin Wyly

    14:00 - 16:00 | Lecture

    Elvin Wyly is Associate Professor and Chair of Urban Studies Programme at the Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

  • 23 Nov 2009
    PhD Workshop on Politics and Methods in Social Science

    12:30 - 16:30 | Event

    Dr. Elvin Wyly of UBC-Vancouver, visiting professor in the Urban Studies Priority Research Area, discusses the past, present, and future of these interdependent dichotomies.