Experts
Meet the experts

Maartje van der Woude
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(Counter)terrorism, Criminal law, Crimmigration, Empirical legal research, Immigration and border control, Law and society, Public order and safety, Sociology of law
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Elena Burgos Martinez
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Embodiment and place, Environment, Food cultures, Islam, Ocean and island theory, Solidarity, Waste relations, Water ontologies
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Southeast Asia
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Martin Berger
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Museums, Collections and Society
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David Henley
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Area Studies, Southeast Asia
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Indonesia
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Ethan Mark
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Colonialism, imperialism and heritage, History of Japan, History of modern Japan, Japanese studies, Migration
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Japan
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Florian Schneider
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Chinese economy, media and studies, Digital humanities, Political communication, Traditional Chinese political thought
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China
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Kiri Paramore
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East Asian history, Global history, Intellectual history, Sociology of knowledge, Sociology of religion
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Japan
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Willemijn Waal
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Ancient Near East, Ancient Near Eastern literature, Ancient writing systems, Assyriology
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Assyria, Near East
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Koen de Ceuster
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Korean economy, history, language and politics
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Korea
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Martin Baasten
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History of the Hebrew language, Comparitive Semitics, Dead Sea Scrolls
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Israel, Near East
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Margaretha Folmer
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Aramaic Language and Linguistics, Aramaic Philology, Area Studies, Classical Judaism, Linguistics
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Israel, Palestine, Near East
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Thijs Porck
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Anglo-Saxon Studies, Beowulf, Historical Linguistics, Medieval Studies, Old Age, Old English Language, Tolkien
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Europe, England
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Hoko Horii
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Child Marriage, Human Rights Law, Indonesian Law and Society, Japanese Law and Society, Law, Governance and Development
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Japan, Indonesia
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Gerrit Dusseldorp
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Palaeolithic, Later Stone Age, Middle Stone Age, evolution, hunter-gatherers, protection of archaeological heritage
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Northwest Europe, South Africa
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Maikel Kuijpers
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Prehistoric Europe, Bronze Age, craftmanship and skill, material culture, archaeology
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Karwan Fatah-Black
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Dutch colonial history, early modern history, history of slavery, maritime history, migration, globalisation
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Early Modern Atlantic World, the Netherlands, Suriname
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Duncan Money
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Labour, mining, migration, race
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Zambia, Southern Africa, Central Africa
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Abdourahmane Idrissa
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States and institutions, political Islam and political secularism, modern and premodern history
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Niger, Sahel, Burkina Faso, Mali, Senegal, Nigeria
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Dorrit van Dalen
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History of Islam, intellectual history, human rights
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West-Africa, Chad
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Angus Mol
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Interface of digital media & the past, digital culture, videogames, digital humanities, digital archaeology
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Jingjing Li
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Chinese philosophy, East Asian Buddhist philosophy, feminist philosophy, Neo-confucianism
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East Asia
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Stephen Harris
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Indian philosphy, Buddhist philosophy, cross-cultural philosophy
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India, China, Greece
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Ahab Bdaiwi
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Arabic philosophy, Islamic studies, medieval studies
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Douglas Berger
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Cross-cultural philosophy, Chinese, Indian and German philosophy
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China, India
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Marijke van der Wal
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History of Dutch language, historical sociolinguistics, historiography
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The Netherlands
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Marina Terkourafi
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Sociolinguistics, modern Greek, cognitive linguistics, experimental linguistics
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Cyprus
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Johan Rooryck
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French and Dutch linguistics
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Sasha Lubotsky
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Indo-European Linguistics, historical linguistics
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Janet Grijzenhout
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English linguistics, language acquisition, language change, Germanic languages
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Sjef Barbiers
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Dutch linguistics
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the Netherlands
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Loes Oudenhuijsen
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sexuality, gender norms, agenxy, political economy, Islam, secularity
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Senegal
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Tycho van der Hoog
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African history, Korean history, African-Korean relations, liberation wars, international relations
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Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe
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Henk te Velde
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Dutch history
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The Netherlands
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Marlou Schrover
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Gender, class, ethnicity, social history, migration history
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The Netherlands
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Bernhard Rieger
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European history in global contexts, neoliberalism
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Germany, Britain, the USA, and Mexico
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Monika Baar
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Historiography, cultural history, political thought, marginality and disability
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Central Europe, Austria
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Edmund Amann
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Regulation, innovation, development and foreign direct investment.
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Brazil
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Lidewyde Berckmoes
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Conflict, children and youth, intergenerational transmission, resilience, violence
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Rwanda, Burundi
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Harry Wels
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Nature conservation, human-animal studies
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South Africa, Southern Africa
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Marike van Aerde
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Afro-Eurasian trade connectivity, silk roads, Mediterranean archaeology
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Central Asia, East Africa
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Sandrine Gallois
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Human-environment relations, biocultural diversity, cultural transmission, childhood, learning, ethnoecology, social-ecological systems and science-policy interface
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The Congo region
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Tymon de Haas
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Classical & Mediterranean Archaeology, historical development of Rome, pottery, economic systems
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Rome, Roman Italy
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Andrzej Antczak
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Pre-colonial and early colonial archaeology, theory and method in the study of the social past, materiality, non-western ontologies, community archaeology.
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Southeastern Caribbean
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Helbertijn Krudop
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The restoration history of the museum’s Egyptian collection, old restoration materials, and the ethics of restoration over the years.
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Egypt
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Renske Dooijes
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Restoration of ceramics and glass, restoration of (prehistoric) pottery, archaeological field preservation, the history of restoration and restoration techniques
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The Mediterranean region and the Near East
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Petra Hogenboom
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Papyrology, history of the Egyptian Late Period and Graeco-Roman period, history of collecting Egyptian antiquities and early development of museum collections
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Egypt
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Daniël Soliman
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Egyptology, sculpture from the Middle and New Kingdom and its social and administrative aspects, the art market and the trade in pharaonic antiquities
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Egypt
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Jasper de Bruin
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Roman archaeology, rural communities, exchange mechanisms
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Northwest Europe in Roman times
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Annachiara Raia
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African languages literatures, Islamic poetry in Africa, orality and literacy, Swahili literature and practices
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Eastern Africa, Kenya
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Sybille Lammes
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Digital culture, game and play studies, media-studies
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Stijn Bussels
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Early modern art, architectural history, early modern theatre
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The Low Countries, Rome
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Wim van Anrooij
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Medieval Dutch literature
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Carmen van den Bergh
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Italian literature, (neo)realism in film and literature
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Manon van der Heijden
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Urban history, social history, history of citizenship, gender history
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the Low countries
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Sebastiaan Berntsen
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History of Near East studies
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Marten Stol
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Assyriology, history of the Old Babylonian period, Babylonian medicine
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Babylon
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Lucy Bennison-Chapman
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Near Eastern Archeology, administration systems, early writing, material culture, symbolism
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Anatolia, Mesopotamia, Levant
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Carolien Jacobs
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Legal anthropology, law, governance, international development, conflict
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Congo, Mozambique
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Janine Ubink
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African law and governance, customary law, land law and policy, gender, transitional justice, legal empowerment
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Ghana, Namibia, Malawi, Somalia, South Africa
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Dario Fazzi
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US social and foreign policy history, peace history, transatlantic history
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United States
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Nadia Sonneveld
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Family law, Legal rights, Migration
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Morocco, North Africa
Ariadne Schmidt
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Early modern social and economic history, Gender history, Labour history, Urban history, Women's work, Institutions
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Netherlands, Leiden
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Max Bader
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Russian studies, Politics, Democratisation, Corruption, Elections, Eurasia
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Russia, Ukraine
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Martijn Manders
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Cultural heritage, maritime archaeology underwater archaeology
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Koen de Ceuster
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History of modern Korea, socio-cultural history of colonial Korea, historiography and the politics of memory in contemporary Korea, Inter-Korean affairs and North Korean art theory & practice.
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Korea
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Sara Polak
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American studies, Cultural analysis, Cultural history, Memory studies, Public history, Disability studies, Psychoanalysis and storytelling.
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United States, England
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Eduard van der Bilt
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American intellectual history, Political theory, African American history.
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United States, Africa
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Damian Pargas
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Economic and social history, Comparative history, North American slavery and emancipation, Migration in the Atlantic world, American racial and labor relations.
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United States
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Wouter Veenendaal
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Politics and democracy in small states, Political representation, Political competition, Foreign policy, Institutional legitimacy in small jurisdictions
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Dutch Caribbean islands
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David Kloos
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History and Anthropology of Islam in Southeast Asia
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Southeast Asia
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Tom Hoogervorst
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Malay linguistics, Lexical borrowing, Maritime archaeology, Conceptual linguistics, Documentation of endangered languages
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Southeast Asia
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Lara Weiss
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Ancient Egypt, Interdisciplinary methods, Museology, Religion studies
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Deir el-Medina
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Klaas van Walraven
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French Africa; French empire, decolonization, biography
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Niger, West Africa, Central African Republic
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Chibuike Uche
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Political economy, business and financial history, financial institutions regulation and regional integration
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Nigeria
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Rijk van Dijk
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Pentecostalism, globalization and transnationalism, migration, youth and healing
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Botswana, Ghana, Malawi
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Han van Dijk
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Political decentralization, land tenure, natural resource management and farmer-herder strategies in response to climate variability and development policy
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Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Niger
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Wouter van Beek
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Kapsiki-Higi, Dogon, folk tales, oral history, religion, anthropology of religion, tourism, cultural ecology, witchcraft, holy places
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Cameroon, Mali, Namibia, South Africa, Southern Africa
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Azeb Amha
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Descriptive and documentary linguistics, anthropological linguistics, sociolinguistics, Omotic languages
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Ethiopia
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Crystal Ennis
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Gulf political economy, Labour market reform, Entrepreneurship in the Middle East
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Jue Wang
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Chinese economy, Global governance, International political economy, International relations
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China
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Wayne Modest
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Museum theory, Cultural heritage, Material and visual culture, Caribbean studies, Slavery, trauma and memory in the Atlantic World, Heritage and citizenship
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Maaike Warnaar
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Iran, foreign policy, international relations, politics in the Middle East, poststructuralism and constructivism
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Iran
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Miguel John Versluys
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Classical archaeology, cultural interaction
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Mediterranean, Egypt, Near East
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Maurits Berger
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Islam in the West, Islamic law, political Islam, Islam and democracy
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Joanita Vroom
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Medieval and Post-Medieval archaeology, Byzantine archaeology, Islamic archaeology, Ottoman archaeology, ceramics, dining habits and cuisine
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Eastern Mediterranean
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Tesse Stek
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Classical & Mediterranean archaeology, archaeological theory, Roman republican colonization, fieldwork methodology
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Italy, Western Mediterranean
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David Fontijn
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European prehistory (Bronze Age, early Iron Age), metalwork, 'ritual' landscapes
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Netherlands
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André Leliveld
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Frugal innovation, economy, informal insurance and social-support systems, labour protection
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East Africa
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Mayke Kaag
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Social anthropology, Islam, African transnational relations
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Senegal, Chad, Cameroon
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Luuk de Ligt
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Social and economic history, demography, Roman republic, legal sources, epigraphy
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Ancient Rome, ancient Greece, ancient Mediterranean
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Kim Beerden
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Religions of antiquity, food and foodways in antiquity, history of ancient mentalities
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Ancient Greece, ancient Rome, ancient Mediterranean
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Egbert Fortuin
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Russian linguistics, Slavic linguistics, philosophy of language/linguistics
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Russia
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Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade
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Historical sociolinguistics English
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United Kingdom
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Arie Verhagen
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Cognitive linguistics, language and (cultural) evolution, subjectivity/perspective in grammar and discourse, causality, stylistics
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Europe, Netherlands
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Maarten Kossmann
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Berber linguistics, contact linguistics, oral narratives, language contact between Berber languages and Arabic dialects
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North Africa, Sahara, Sahel zone
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Felix Ameka
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African linguistics, anthropological linguistics, West African languages
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West Africa
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Rint Sybesma
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Linguistics, Sinitic and non-Sinitic languages of China
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China
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Aone van Engelenhoven
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Southeast Asian linguistics, Austronesian, Historical linguistics, Oral traditions
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Indonesia , East Timor, Moluccas
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Kathryn Wellen
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Early modern Southeast Asian history, Wajorese diaspora, Bugis language, Soppéng dialect, links between statecraft and warfare
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Indonesia
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Fridus Steijlen
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Anthropology, Contemporary Indonesian history, oral history, ethnic minorities, Moluccans
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Indonesia
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Ward Berenschot
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Ethnic Violence, Political Clientelism and Citizenship, Access to Justice, Religion and Development
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India, Indonesia
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Jacqueline Vel
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Agrarian law, biofuel politics, socio-legal studies, rural development, agrarian change, local governance
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Indonesia, Sumba
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Helen Westgeest
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Contemporary art history, photography, video, interactions in art between East and West
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Germany, France, United States, Japan
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Adriaan Bedner
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Law, governance, development, courts and dispute resolution, Indonesian law, adat law, environmental law, constitutional law
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Southeast Asia, Indonesia
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Annemarieke Willemsen
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Objects of daily use from the Roman era until the 17th century, play, toys, education, family, material culture
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Netherlands
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Luc Amkreutz
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Material culture of European Prehistory, middle and early stone age (Mesolithic and Neolithic), hunter-gathers and agricultural societies
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Netherlands
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Lucas Petit
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Archeology, excavation method and theories, grinding stones and other stone objects
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Levant, Benin, Burkina Faso
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Ruurd Halbertsma
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Archeology, history, history of archaeological collecting, material culture, museum studies
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Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, Etruria
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Mehdi Amineh
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Energy security
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Central Asia
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Pralay Kanungo
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Indian politics, Indian diaspora, ethnic and communal conflicts, indigenous communities, political anthropology
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India
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Philippe Peycam
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Heritage studies, history, colonialism
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Vietnam, Cambodia
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Otto Boele
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Contemporary Russian literature, Russian cinema, Romanticism, Literary reception and reception history
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Russia
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Marika Keblusek
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Art history, early modern museum & collection studies, book and library history, art crime,
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United Kingdom, Netherlands
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Paul Hoftijzer
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Book & publishing studies (early modern), Dutch literature
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Netherlands
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Adriaan van der Weel
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Book trade, publishing, textual transmission, digital media, English literature, Irish literature
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England, Ireland
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Caroline van Eck
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Early modern art, architecture and culture in Europe
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Europe
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Yra van Dijk
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Dutch literature, digital culture, ethics, Shoah, memory
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Netherlands
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Antje Wessels
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Latin, roman drama, literature of the Silver Age, reception of antiquity (19th/20th Century)
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Ancient Rome
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Maria Boletsi
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Greek literature, barbarism, postcolonial literature, literary speech acts, migratory aesthetics and cultural identity in the Balkans
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Greece, Balkans
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Olf Praamstra
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Dutch literature after 1800, literary criticism, literature of the Dutch East Indies, South African Dutch Literature, reception Dutch literature
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Netherlands, Dutch East Indies
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Sara Brandellero
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Brazilian literature and culture, transatlantic exchange in literature and film
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Brazil
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Adriana Churampi
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Latin-American literature and languages, cultural identity
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Andes, Peru, Dominican republic
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Evert van Leeuwen
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Anglo-American fantastic fiction
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United States, United Kingdom
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Peter Liebregts
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English language literature, modernism, religion and ethics in literature
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United States
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Peter Verstraten
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Literature, film
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Frans-Willem Korsten
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Literature, rhetoric, ideology
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Europe
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Ernst van Alphen
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(post) modern literature, visual arts, holocaust
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Herman Siemens
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Continental philosophy, Nietzsche, political philosophy, aesthetics, conflict, law,
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Germany
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Frans de Haas
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Ancient and medieval philosophy, Plato, Aristotle, neoplatonism
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Ancient Greece
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André Gerrits
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Russian history and politics, international relations
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Russia
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Pieter ter Keurs
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Material culture, cultural heritage, museum anthropology
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Mediterranean, Netherlands, Indonesia
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Kitty Zijlmans
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Art history, contemporary art, world art studies
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Europe
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Leo Lucassen
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Social history, (global) migration, integration, urbanisation, police and criminality, gypsies and travelling groups
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Europe
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Ineke Sluiter
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Classical languages and culture
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Ancient Greece
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Paul Smith
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French language and culture, Rabelais, Montaigne, animal fables, reception of French literature in the Netherlands
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France
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Cunera Buijs
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Anthropology, history, material culture, shamanism
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Greenland, Scandinavia, Siberia, Caucasus
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Cisca Hoogendijk
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Greek papyrology, history of Graeco-Roman and Byzantine Egypt
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Egypt
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Luit Mols
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Islamic art and material culture
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West and Central Asia, Middle East
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Hans Theunissen
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Ottoman and Turkish history & art
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Turkey
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Judith Frishman
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Religious studies, Judaism
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Western Europe
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Gabrielle van den Berg
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Persian language and literature
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Persia, Iran, Tajikistan
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Annette Schmidt
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History, archeology, material culture, architecture, tourism
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West Africa
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Robert Ross
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Colonial South Africa, slavery, black consumption patterns, global homogenisation of world material culture
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South Africa
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Maarten Mous
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African linguistics
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Tanzania, Ethiopia, Cameroon, Senegal
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Marleen Dekker
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Development economy, human geography, land reform, social networks
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Zimbabwe, Togo, Ethiopia
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Mirjam de Bruijn
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Information and Communication Technologies (ICT's), nomadism, youth and children, social (in)security, poverty, marginality/social and economic exclusion, violence, slavery, and human rights.
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Cameroon, Chad, Mali, Central African Republic, Sahel
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Akinyinka Akinyoade
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Demography, sociology, fertility dynamics and family planning, human trafficking and forced labor
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West Africa, Nigeria, Ghana
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Ton Dietz
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Economic geography, political ecology, agricultural dynamics
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Kenya, Ghana
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Wonu Veys
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Material culture, history and early contacthistory of Oceania, textiles and clothing, ceremonial objects made by women in West-Polynesia
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Oceania
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Ab de Jong
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Comparative religion, religions of Antiquity, Zoroastrianism and interaction with other religions,
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Iran
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Carolien Stolte
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History of internationalism, independence movements and decolonization
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South Asia, India
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Hilde De Weerdt
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Chinese intellectual history, political culture, information networks, urban and environmental history
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China
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Francine Brinkgreve
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Art and material culture of Indonesia, especially Bali, shared collections with Museum Nasional in Jakarta
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Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Bali
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Marijke Klokke
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Art and material culture, Indonesian archaeology and history (5th BC to 15th AD), intercultural relationships between South and Southeast Asia
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South and Southeast Asia
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David Henley
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Contemporary Indonesia, nationalism and regionalism, environmental, demographic and agricultural history, colonial expansion, political institutions and ideology, economic development and finance
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Southeast Asia, Indonesia
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Peter Meel
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(Dutch) Caribbean politics and culture, colonisation, decolonisation and regional/global integration, contemporary Surinamese history
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Dutch Caribbean, Suriname
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Jan Abbink
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Anthropology, political change and ethnicity, violence and culture, ethnic groups
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Northeast Africa, Ethiopia, Somalia
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Peter Pels
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Global Politics, Ethics, Religion and Magic, History of Anthropology, Colonial History, Anthropology of the Future
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Global Africa, Tanzania
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Sabine Luning
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Goldmining, Economy, Religion and Religious Ideas, Corporate Social Responsibility, Resource Politics, Migration
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Burkina Faso, West Africa
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Bart Barendregt
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Anthropology of information society, Islam, performing arts, new and mobile media and popular music.
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Southeast Asia, Indonesia
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Erik Bähre
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Economic anthropology, conflict, emotions, methodology, emerging markets, Netherlands, South Africa
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South Africa
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Gerard Persoon
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Environmental anthropology, nature conservation, human-environment interactions, natural resources management
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Southeast Asia
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Marlena Antczak
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Archeology, (Re)construction of past social realities, representational material culture
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Venezuelan Caribbean
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Willem Adelaar
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Amerindian languages, oral literature and cultural history of Native American peoples
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Mesoamerica, Andes, Amazone region
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Peter Akkermans
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Near Eastern Archaeology, Late Neolithic settlement and subsistence in Syria
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Near East, Syria
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Wil Roebroeks
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Palaeolithic archeology, Neanderthals, human evolution, hunting
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Europe
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Gerry van Klinken
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Democratisation, regime change, citizenship, Indonesian history
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Southeast Asia, Indonesia
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Henk Schulte Nordholt
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Contemporary politics in Indonesia, Indonesian and Balinese history, political violence, the anthropology of colonialism
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Southeast Asia, Indonesia
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Rosemarijn Hoefte
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Surinamese history in the 19th and 20th centuries, unfree labor, the Javanese diaspora, and the social-cultural history of small Caribbean communities
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Suriname
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Marieke Bloembergen
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(post-)colonial history, heritage, archeology, colonial policing, cultural knowledge production, Greater India
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South-East Asia, Indonesia
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Corinne Hofman
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Settlement archaeology, mobility and exchange, Colonial encounters, Ceramic analysis
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Caribbean
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Gert Oostindie
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Dutch colonial history, decolonization of the Dutch empire, ethnicity and migration in the Caribbean and Latin America, postcolonial migration and Dutch national identity
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Caribbean, Indonesia
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Nanne Timmer
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Literature in postmodern and postcolonial writing, inter-culturality, migrant literature, gender studies, new media and literature
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Latin America
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Patricio Silva
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Contemporary history, political sociology, democratization, the state and social relations
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Latin America
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Judith Pollmann
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The Dutch Revolt, Reformation and Counter-Reformation in Europe, memory, news and public opinion
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Northern Europe, Netherlands,
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Erik-Jan Zurcher
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Ottoman Empire, Republic of Turkey, the Young Turks, social history, language
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Turkey
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Jan-Bart Gewald
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African history, technology and society, history of anthropology
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Ghana, Southern Africa
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Jos Gommans
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Colonial history, world history, Indian and Mughal history
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South Asia
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Alicia Schrikker
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Colonial history, VOC, Disasters, Global history
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Indonesia, Sri Lanka
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Cátia Antunes
Expertise
Empire, intercontinental connections, economic history
Region
Atlantic World
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Johanna Kardux
Expertise
American literature and culture, slavery, gender, trauma and memory studies, migration, 9/11 literature and film
Region
United States
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Pieter Hovens
Expertise
Native American art and material culture, Dutch-Native American contact, history of anthropology, museumantropologie, etnisch toerisme, zigeunerstudies.
Region
North America
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Jacques van der Vliet
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Coptic literature and papyrology, Magical, Apocryphal and Gnostic texts, Christian epigraphy of Egypt and Nubia
Region
Egypt
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Olaf Kaper
Expertise
Egyptian religion, Iconography, Cultural history and change
Region
Ancient Egypt
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Caroline Waerzeggers
Expertise
Assyriology, History of Mesopotamia, Political transformations, Establishment of the Persian Empire in Babylonia
Region
Mesopotamia, Jerusalem, Babylonia
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Petra Sijpesteijn
Expertise
Islamic and Arabic Studies, social and economic history of Late Antiquity, Islam and the Medieval Mediterranean, Arabic papyrology
Region
Near East, Middle East
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Tsolin Nalbantian
Expertise
Contemporary history, Minorities, Nation state, Diaspora
Region
Syria, Lebanon, Armenia, Middle East
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Léon Buskens
Expertise
Culture, law and Islam in contemporary Middle Eastern societies
Region
Middle East, Southeast Asia
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Marian Klamer
Expertise
Papuan/Austronesian/Malya languages, Language contact and change, Morpho-syntax and lexicon
Region
Southeast Asia, Indonesia, West New Guinea
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Ben Arps
Expertise
Language, Religion, Propaganda, Cultural policy, Anthropology.
Region
Indonesia, Java
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Nira Wickramasinghe
Expertise
State and society in modern South Asia, identity politics, everyday life under colonialism
Region
South Asia, Sri Lanka, India
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Jonathan Silk
Expertise
Buddhist studies, rise of Buddhism in Asia
Region
South Asia
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Peter Bisschop
Expertise
Sanskrit and ancient cultures, Sanskrit literature, classical Hinduism
Region
South Asia, India
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Remco Breuker
Expertise
History, cinema, colonial history, world history
Region
Korea
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Ivo Smits
Expertise
Arts and cultures, literature and film, bilingualism, Poet-patron networks
Region
Japan
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Katarzyna Cwiertka
Expertise
Material culture and consumption, history and anthropology of food, anthropology of colonialism and war, globalisation
Region
East Asia, Japan, Korea
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Frank Pieke
Expertise
Social anthropology, Communist Party, migration and overseas communities, immigration
Region
China
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Maghiel van Crevel
Expertise
Literature and culture, Chinese language, Poetry
Region
China
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Giles Scott-Smith
Expertise
Public Diplomacy, Transatlantic Relations, Transnational Relations, US Foreign Policy, Cold War History, Diplomatic History,
Region
United States
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