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Metropolis Conference Sydney 2018 — Immigrant & Refugee Entrepreneurship

International Metropolis Conference, 29 October-2 November, Sydney, Australia Jan Rath will be speaking on migrant entrepreneurship in the panel on 'Immigrant and Refugee Entrepreneurship: Neither Paradox nor Panacea', Thursday November...

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Join the International Metropolis Facebook Group

METROPOLIS is the world’s largest network of researchers, government officials, international organizations, and civil society organizations in the field of migration and population diversity. Our aim is to enhance policy...

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Academische Boeken Club — Over Brieven uit Genua

Academische Boeken Club met hoogleraar stadssociologie Jan Rath over Brieven uit Genua Interview door Persis Bekkering over 'Brieven uit Genua' van Ilja Pfeijffer Op 2 oktober staat het favoriete boek...

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Journal Article — Coffee scene in Glasgow

The Coffee Scene in Glasgow’s West End: On the class practices of the new urban middle classes By Reza Shaker Ardekani and Jan Rath City, Culture and Society. Published online:...

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Interview RTL Nieuws — #Metoo en racisme

#MeTwo laat zien hoe wijdverbreid racisme is, komen we er ooit vanaf? Als enige gecontroleerd worden in een treincoupé omdat je de enige niet-blanke bent, als 7-jarig meisje 'stinkturk' genoemd...

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Journal article — In de koffiebar

In de Koffiebar: Middenklassers in Amsterdam, Glasgow en Tehran door Jan Rath en Reza Shaker Ardekani Agora, 34(2): 11-14. De groei van de stedelijke middenklasse gaat gepaard met ingrijpende veranderingen...

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Presidency University Forum UvA

The President of the Universty of Amsterdam -- Prof. Dr. Geert ten Dam -- has appointed Prof. Dr. Jan Rath to the President of the experimental University Forum, a new...

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Head of Department of Sociology

Jan Rath has been appointed Chair of the Department of Sociology in the Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Amsterdam. The appointment brings him back to...

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Member Advisory Board RRPC — Canada

Jan Rath has been invited to become a member of the Advisory Board of a multi-partnered, international research initiative (called Refugee Research and Policy Center), a SSHRC Partnership project based...

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Journal article — Coffee People

Coffee People in Tehran, Glasgow, and Amsterdam By Reza Shaker Ardekani and Jan Rath Journal of Consumer Culture, pp. 1-19. Abstract Despite the diversity of consumption and class practices of...

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Journal article — Chinatown 2.0: Ethnically Themed Shopping

Chinatown 2.0: the difficult flowering of an ethnically themed shopping area By Jan Rath, Annemarie Bodaar, Thomas Wagemaakers & Pui Yan Wu Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 44 (1):...

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Interview on AT5 — Expats in Amsterdam

Voer voor discussie: 'Expats zijn ook Amsterdammers, die moet je omarmen' De aantrekkingskracht van Amsterdam op expats en studenten is onverminderd groot. De schatting is dat er elk jaar 4000...

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Member Expert Network World Economic Forum

Jan Rath was nominated to join the World Economic Forum’s Expert Network. In March 2017, he joined the team of world-leading experts engaged by the Forum to help shape the...

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Interview in ‘The Atlantic’ — Dutch tolerance

How the Netherlands Made Geert Wilders Possible: Many voters may choose his anti-Islam party in a country once famous for its tolerance. The Atlantic, March 13, 2017 https://www.google.nl/amp/s/www.theatlantic.com/amp/article/518892/

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Radio 1 debat in ‘Nieuws en Co’ — gentrificering

De Nieuws en Co-bus organiseert in aanloop naar de verkiezingen ontmoetingen tussen mensen wier leefwerelden ver uit elkaar liggen. Mensen die bijvoorbeeld in dezelfde wijk wonen maar elkaar nooit in...