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Migration, Religion and Germany

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dc.contributor Tamer, Georges
dc.creator Becker-Cantarino, Barbara
dc.date.accessioned 2011-07-19T14:42:34Z
dc.date.available 2011-07-19T14:42:34Z
dc.date.issued 2011-04-08
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1811/49699
dc.description Streaming video requires Flash Player, RealPlayer, or Windows Media Player to view. en_US
dc.description.abstract Migration and religion have shaped in particular the United States but also the German-speaking territories of Central Europe during the religious wars in the wake of the Reformation; immigration (especially from Islamic countries) has taken again an important role in present political debate in Germany (and in the EU). A first group of lectures at the conference will present and discuss recent research on the historical phase of early German transatlantic migrations and colonization by Pietists and Moravians in North America, especially Pennsylvania and Ohio from a post-colonial vantage point. The sessions of the second conference day will then address individual and group migrations from Turkey and Islamic countries in the 20th and 21st centuries and the political and religious controversies and cultural clashes as well as efforts at resolution in Germany. The Migration, Religion and Germany conference will provide a stimulating intellectual environment for discussing important cultural issues concerning Central Europe, especially the German-speaking countries, and should also contribute to our understanding of the importance of the present migration / immigration debate in the United States. Keynote Address: Rebekka Habermas, University of Göttingen en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung/Foundation en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Ohio State University. College of Art and Humanities en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Ohio State University. Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Ohio State University. Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Ohio State University. Mershon Center for International Security Studies en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents Event Web page, streaming video, event photos en_US
dc.format.extent Video duration: 01:05:41 en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Ohio State University. Mershon Center for International Security Studies en_US
dc.subject migration en_US
dc.subject religion en_US
dc.subject Germany en_US
dc.subject Habermas en_US
dc.title Migration, Religion and Germany en_US
dc.type Image en_US
dc.type Presentation en_US
dc.type Video en_US
dc.type Other en_US