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Posted by | November 26, 2020
Erasmus University’s Prof. J.A.A. van Doorn Chair & NIAS Fellowship 2021-2022

The urban sociologist Prof. Dr. Jan Rath has been appointed to Erasmus University’s Prof. J.A.A. van Doorn Chair in the academic year 2021/2022. At the same time, he will be...

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Posted by | November 17, 2020
In memoriam Lodewijk Brunt (1942-2020)

Emeritus hoogleraar stadssociologie en ex-decaan van de toenmalige Faculteit der Politieke en Sociaal-Culturele Wetenschappen (PSCW) Lodewijk N.J. Brunt (1942) is op 17 oktober 2020 overleden. Op zaterdag 17 oktober 2020...

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Posted by | November 16, 2020
Article — The ambiguity of diversity in a gentrifying shopping street

The ambiguity of diversity: Management of ethnic and class transitions in a gentrifying local shopping street by Emil van Eck, Iris Hagemans & Jan Rath Urban Studies, 57(16): 3299–3314 Abstract...

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Posted by | October 11, 2020
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...

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Posted by | June 30, 2020
Member Supervisory Board JINC

Jan Rath has joined the supervisory board of JINC. JINC is a not-for-profit organisation that -- in collaboration with more than 350 business partners -- helps young people from socioeconomically...

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Posted by | March 4, 2020
UvA’s Sociology climbed to 10th position in the QS World University Ranking

Sociology at the University of Amsterdam has climbed to the 10th position in the 2020 QS World University Ranking. A testimony to the great work done at our department. https://www.topuniversities.com/university-rankings/university-subject-rankings/2020/sociology...

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Posted by | January 31, 2020
Managing Editor International Migration

We -- Ahmet İçduygu, Jan Rath, Deniz Sert, and Ayşen Üstübici -- are delighted and honoured to take on the role as editors of International Migration in its fifty-ninth year....

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Posted by | January 9, 2020
Article — Coffee People in Tehran, Glasgow and Amsterdam

Coffee People in Tehran, Glasgow, and Amsterdam by Reza Shaker Ardekani and Jan Rath Journal of Consumer Culture, 20(1): 122–140.   Abstract Despite the diversity of consumption and class practices...

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Posted by | January 8, 2020
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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Posted by | November 25, 2019
Article — Advancing Ethnic Entrepreneurship Studies

Rath, J. & V. Schutjens (2019) ‘Advancing the Frontiers in Ethnic Entrepreneurship Studies’, in Special Issue on Urban Politics of Ethnic Entrepreneurship edited by A. Schmiz & T. Hernandez (eds),...

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