Vossius Center for the History of Humanities and Sciences

Amsterdam Seminar Global Intellectual History: Geert Janssen and Marc de Wilde

19June2018 16:00 - 18:00


In this edition of the Amsterdam Seminar Global Intellectual History, Geert Janssen (UvA) and Marc de Wilde (UvA), will respectively talk about "Vitoria, Grotius, and the Birth of the Modern Concept of Asylum" and "The Invention of the Refugee in Early Modern Europe".


The Amsterdam Seminar Global Intellectual History is a platform for researchers from different faculties and departments at the University of Amsterdam who are working in the field of intellectual history and related disciplines. These include, among others, the history of historical, legal and political thought, conceptual history, the social and cultural history of ideas, as well as research at the intersection between intellectual history, institutions, politics, and practices.

Venue: Bushuis (E1.01E)

  • Bushuis/Oost-Indisch Huis

    Kloveniersburgwal 48 | 1012 CX Amsterdam
    +31 (0)20 525 2258

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