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070103 VO Lecture - Global Migrations (2020W)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 7 - Geschichte

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Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

The lecture takes place in a hyprid mode at the times indicated above: Lectures on site in the lecture hall and live streaming, which is then made available on Moodle after the lecture. Registration via Moodle is required to attend a lecture on site. Should the general conditions change due to Covid-19, the lecture will be switched to online mode.

Tuesday 13.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 20.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 27.10. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 03.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 10.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 17.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 24.11. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 01.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 15.12. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 12.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 19.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8
Tuesday 26.01. 15:00 - 16:30 Hörsaal 50 Hauptgebäude, 2.Stock, Stiege 8

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The lecture will give an overview of the extent and the various forms of global and regional migrations from the early modern period to the present. The focus is on the most important types of labor migrations and forced mobilities such as flight, displacement, and deportation. Gender-specific forms of migrations will be taken into account. Based on European migration patterns, the lecture offers an outlook on global trends in migration research. As an introduction, the status of historical migration research will be discussed.

Assessment and permitted materials

Writen exams (if necessary as open book online exams) with detailed and overview questions on the subject matter of the lecture and selected articles.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Mindestanforderung:
Erreichen von mind. 50% der Maximalpunktezahl bei der schriftlichen Prüfung.

Examination topics

Contents of the lectures and selected articles

Reading list

Adam M. McKeown, “Global Migration, 1846–1940.” Journal of World History 15 (2004): 155–89.
Jose C. Moya and Adam McKeown, World Migration in the Long Twentieth Century. Washington DC: American Historical Association, 2011.
Jan Lucassen and Leo Lucassen, “The Mobility Transition Revisited, 1500–1900: What the Case of Europe can Offer to Global History.” Journal of Global History 4 (2009): 347–77.
Jan Lucassen and Leo Lucassen, “Measuring and Quantifying Cross-Cultural Migrations: An Introduction.” In Globalising Migration History. The Eurasian Experience (16th–21st Centuries), edited by Jan Lucassen and Leo Lucassen, 3–54. Leiden: Brill, 2014.

Association in the course directory

Schwerpunkte: Neuzeit, Globalgeschichte, Wirtschafts-und Sozialgeschichte

MA Geschichte (Version 2014): PM4 Wahlbereich (5 ECTS)
MA Geschichte (Version 2019): PM4 Individuelle Schwerpunktsetzung (5 ECTS)
MA Globalgeschichte (Version 2008): Vertiefung 2 - Fragestellungender Globalgeschichte (4 ECTS)
MA Globalgeschichte (Version 2019): PM 3/2 Vertiefungen 2 (5 ECTS)

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