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History and International Relations

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Development Studies in Tanzania

In this summer school we take a stance on the contentions issues of development in the 21st century by searching for a holistic way to comprehend different societies in the globe.

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Discovering Holland

In this summer school, students will get to know the Netherlands better and gain insights in the working of this, as it is often perceived, well organized country. Through lectures and subsequent discussions students will be introduced to the main developments in Dutch Politics, Economics, History, and Culture.

Food from Field to Fork

This summer school is aimed at broadening and deepening your knowledge of traditional crop processing and food preparation. Engaging you with key questions arising from the archaeobotanical study of past food practices.

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Law & Literature, c. 1150-1550

This intensive seminar introduces MA and PhD students to law and literature in medieval and early modern England.

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Methodologies in the History of Philosophy

We will collaboratively reflect on methodological changes in history of philosophy as well as to foster interactions between philosophers at different stages of their career. The summer school will offer participants new insights into the different approaches to the study of the history of philosophy.


Regional Conflict, Security and Human Rights in Eastern Europe: International Law Perspectives

The summer school will consider the particular situation that Eastern European countries have found themselves in after the end of the Cold War and the dissolution of the Soviet Union.


Things That Matter

The sixth edition of this summer school addresses the tension between the materiality of sources and their digitization. We study the history and practice of collections and collecting, digitization and its challenges.

Youth, education and work in (post-)conflict areas

We will discuss how issues around youth, education and work play a role in (post-) conflict areas, especially in Colombia.

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