project . 2016 - 2019 . Closed

MARDIV

'Marriage and Cultural Diversity in the German Empire'
Open Access mandate for Publications European Commission
  • Funder: European CommissionProject code: 707072 Call for proposal: H2020-MSCA-IF-2015
  • Funded under: H2020 | MSCA-IF-EF-ST Overall Budget: 171,461 EURFunder Contribution: 171,461 EUR
  • Status: Closed
  • Start Date
    19 Sep 2016
    End Date
    18 Sep 2019
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  • Open Access mandate
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Description
How do putatively universalistic norms with global reach relate to politics of diversity and pluralism within national societies? By assessing the legal regulation of marriage and the family, ‘Marriage and Cultural Diversity in the German Empire’ (MARDIV) will advance significantly our understanding of the global diffusion of legal and social norms. The tension between global norms and cultural specificity has come to a head during the first decade of the 21st century. Not only has the presence of Muslim immigrants raised the profile of debates over the diversity of personal status law throughout Europe. The legalisation of same-sex marriage in many European cou...
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Description
How do putatively universalistic norms with global reach relate to politics of diversity and pluralism within national societies? By assessing the legal regulation of marriage and the family, ‘Marriage and Cultural Diversity in the German Empire’ (MARDIV) will advance significantly our understanding of the global diffusion of legal and social norms. The tension between global norms and cultural specificity has come to a head during the first decade of the 21st century. Not only has the presence of Muslim immigrants raised the profile of debates over the diversity of personal status law throughout Europe. The legalisation of same-sex marriage in many European cou...
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