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International Metropolis Conference 2020 — Beijing

International Metropolis Conference 2020 Beijing, China The next International Metropolis Conference will be held Beijing, China from June 12-16, 2020. The International Metropolis Conference is an annual conference organized by...

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Promoting Migrant Entrepreneurship

Further reading Rath, J. & A. Swagerman (2015) ‘Promoting Ethnic Entrepreneurship in European Cities: Sometimes Ambitious, Mostly Absent, Rarely Addressing Structural Features’, International Migration. Published online: 13 NOV 2015 |...

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Associate Research Fellow at Koç University, Istanbul

Starting May 1, 2019, Jan Rath has been appointed to Associate Research Fellow at the Migration Research Center (MiReKoc), Koç University, Istanbul. His task include amongst others joint PhD supervision...

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Blog — Coffee Bars and Urban Life in Istanbul

Coffee is abundant in Turkey today, not just in the form of türk kahvesi, the traditional Turkish coffee cooked with water in a special small pot with a long handle,...

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Journal Article — Mixed Embeddedness Revisited

Kloosterman, R.C. and J. Rath (2018) ‘Mixed Embeddedness Revisited: A Conclusion to the Symposium’, Symposium From the Mixed Embeddedness Approach to What? edited by E. Barberis and G. Solano, Sociologica,...

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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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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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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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UvA’s Sociology in World Top

The QS World Ranking of universities in ’Sociology’ is based on publications, citations, H-indices, ‘research reputation’ and ‘employer reputation’.  This year, UvA’s sociology climbed from no 14 to no 12,...

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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):...