Über Max Weber Stiftung

The Max Weber Foundation promotes global research, concentrated around the areas of social sciences, cultural studies and the humanities. Research is conducted at ten institutes in various countries across the globe with distinctive and independent focal points. Through its globally operating institutes, the Foundation is able to contribute to the communication and networking between Germany and the host countries or regions of its establishments. By promoting scientific dialogue and merging academic as well as non-academic employees from several countries with different cultural backgrounds, the Max Weber Foundation is able to strengthen the Internationalization of research in its three fields of dedication.

Video: Mobility, Migration and Love in the Time of Peace and War

Fifth panel of the workshop „Relationships Across Borders: Couples and Families in the Mobile Modern Age“ that took place at the German Historical Institute in Paris (DHI Paris) on December 11, 2015.

The panel featured:

The session was chaired by Corinne DEFRANCE (CNRS/Sirice).

Video: Migration and Family Regimes

Forth panel of the workshop „Relationships Across Borders: Couples and Families in the Mobile Modern Age“ that took place at the German Historical Institute in Paris (DHI Paris) on December 11, 2015.

The panel featured:

The session was chaired by Mathieu JESTIN (LabEx EHNE/Sirice).

Video: Regulations, Legislations and “Eigen-Sinn”

Third panel of the workshop „Relationships Across Borders: Couples and Families in the Mobile Modern Age“ that took place at the German Historical Institute in Paris (DHI Paris) on December 11, 2015.

The panel featured:

The session was chaired by Nikola TIETZE (Stiftung zur Förderung von Wissenschaft und Kultur).

Video: Jenseits der Grenzen. Praktiken des Vergleichens in mikro- und globalgeschichtlicher Perspektive

Abendvortrag von Angelika EPPLE (Universität Bielefeld) im Rahmen des Workshops „Beziehungen über Grenzen: Paare und Familien in der mobilen Moderne“, der vom 10. bis zum 11. Dezember 2015 am Deutschen Historischen Institut Paris (DHI Paris) stattfand.

Kommentar: Fabrice VIRGILI (CNRS/S-IRICE)

Video: Interreligious Marriages

Second panel of the workshop „Relationships Across Borders: Couples and Families in the Mobile Modern Age“ that took place at the German Historical Institute in Paris (DHI Paris) on December 10, 2015.

The panel featured:

The session was chaired by Pascal FIRGES (DHI Paris).

Video: Intermarriages – Mixed Marriages: Historical and Transnational Perspectives


First panel of the workshop „Relationships Across Borders: Couples and Families in the Mobile Modern Age“ that took place at the German Historical Institute in Paris (DHI Paris) on December 10, 2015.

The panel featured:

The session was chaired by Michael JEISMANN (Goethe-Institut Senegal).