Historical Governance Research

Lukas Bothe

Research Project B10 - Legal Security and Order as Joint Tasks of Secular and Church Institutions (8th-11th Centuries)

Schwerpunkte:

  • Wergeld und compensation
  • alternative forms of conflict resolution 
  • Europe

 

Prof. Dr. Stefan Esders

Research Project B10 - Legal Security and Order as Joint Tasks of Secular and Church Institutions (8th-11th Centuries)

Areas of Expertise:

  • religious and political authority in the Early Middle Ages
  • ancient and medieval statehood
  • transition period from Antiquity to Middle Ages
  • Europe and the Mediterranean in the Early Middle Ages

 

Prof. Dr. Klaus Mühlhahn

Research Project B13 - Adaptation and Legitimation as Factors of Effective Governance in China, 1949-1957

Areas of Expertise:

  • Chinese Communist Party
  • consolidation processes in China
  • governance constellations of Chinese governments
  • socialist transformations, state socialism 
  • refugee policy in China
  • colonialism
  • Chinese Criminal Law

 

Prof. Dr. Stefan Rinke

Research Project D9 - Exchange Relationships and Collective Use of Resources in Culturally Heterogeneous Areas: Latin American Frontiers, 1880 to 1910

Areas of Expertise:

  • politics and history of Latin American countries
  • indigenous groups in Latin America
  • collective use of resources and exchange relationships on the local level