Cover Osteuropa 7/2011

In Osteuropa 7/2011

Networks, Clusters, Mavericks
University Research on Eastern Europe in Germany

Timm Beichelt, Christiane Barnickel

Deutsche Fassung


In Germany, university research on Eastern Europe is being pursued according to different models. Several facilities have established themselves in the spirit of cluster building, other institutes of higher learning are banking on concentration and the cultivation of networks. The backbone of university research on Eastern Europe is made up by culture and history, around which other disciplines gather.

(Osteuropa 7/2011, pp. 25–44)