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Research Areas:

  • Identity processes and globalization in postsocialist conditions: reconfigurations of collective (regionalism, ethnification, nationalism, Europeanism) and self
  • Belonging and connectedness in transnational space: migration, cosmopolitanism and culture scapes between the global and the local
  • Social policies, corporate strategies and identity politics in national and transnational (migratory) settings
  • Issues and perspectives for the development of sociocultural anthropology in postsocialist Central and Eastern Europe


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International Conference 


  15th November, 2014

More information about the program of the conference you can find here.

    Seminars » 2014

    International Conference: Transnationalism and the Fragmentation of Identity, to be held on the November 15th, 2014 at the Lithuanian Institute of History, Vilnius, Kražių Street 5. Organizer: Social Anthropology Center, VMU; Lithuanian Social Research Centre; Institute of Sociology Lithuanian Institute of History.

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    AWARD TO Prof. Ullrich Kockel - Royal Irish Academy Accolade for Ulster Academics