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Urban Scene Investigation in Pakhuis De Zwijger, March 28

Centre for Urban Studies Urban Scene Investigation: How does cultural consumption shape middle-class life styles? The proliferation of new amenities—varying from specialty coffee bars, beer breweries, ‘ethnic’ home decoration stores—has...

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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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Urban Scenes — RC21 conference Delhi 2019

RC21 – 2019 – New Delhi  -- Session P35 Urban Scene Investigation: The development of urban amenities and cultural consumption, and the concomitant proliferation of urban identities, life styles and...

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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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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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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...