Anthropology in Konstanz

Social and Cultural Anthropology in Konstanz has an international orientation and aims at research-based theory-building while also seeking dialogue with qualitative approaches in Cultural Sociology. The research groups of Prof. Dr. Thomas G. Kirsch, Prof. Dr. Judith Beyer and Prof. Dr. Stefan Leins include regional expertise in Africa, Asia, and Europe. Dr. Maria Lidola focuses on Latin America and Europe. Thematic core areas are political and legal  anthropology, economic anthropology as well as the anthropology of religion and of migration.

Students can take anthropology courses as part of the B.A programme in Sociology or of the M.A. in Anthropology and Sociology.

Application period for summer term : 08.12.-15.01.
Application period for winter term: 12.05-15.07.

MA: "Sociology and Anthropology"

Our Master's Programme brings together core elements from both disciplines in a research-oriented study programme that focuses on contemporary social issues and problems. This opens up new perspectives in both subjects and allows you to develop own ideas and innovative research approaches.

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Judith Beyer hält Keynote auf Mittelaltertagung

Prof. Judith Beyer hat die Keynote auf der jährlichen Tagung des Konstanzer Arbeitskreis für mittelalterliche Geschichte e.V. gehalten. Der Titel lautete „(Un-)Gleiches Recht für alle? Ethnologische Perspektiven.

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