Primary Forrest at the River Elster
Ziegelgrubenholz im Sommer. Bild: Claudius Günther, 2020

Primary Forrest at the River Elster

The Ziegelgrubenholz near Löbnitz Bennewitz is one of the last remaining primeval forests on the river Elster. Since 2020 it has been the site of a landscape-based field research, which…

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Nomadic Communities in 21st century

Mobile Pastoralism … in Colonial Russian EmpireWhen the Russian Empire formally annexed Central Asia (1850 – 1876), the steppe territories were sparsely populated with few settled communities. Nomadic pastoralist tribes…

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In memoriam

We grieve together about the untimely passing of our kind friend, brilliant scholar and student  Raasheed Mahmood, M.A., MSS, BSS. Raasheed was born 16 August 1976 in Feni, Bangladesh and…

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Small is beautiful? Rural transformation and production networks of tea smallholdings in Assam, India

Small is beautiful? Lecture held by Stefan Schütte on 2. Dezember 2020 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8sPSiDsD0Fc Tea garden, Claudius Guenther 2020 India’s tea plantation sector is in deep crisis. Significant changes in the…

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