University of Amsterdam (Universiteit van Amsterdam)

Universiteit van Amsterdam, Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies Oudezijds Achterburgwal, 237 1012 DL, Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies (IMES) is an interdisciplinary and inter-faculty research institute. Its administration is based within the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences (FMG) of the Universiteit van Amsterdam. IMES has a broad aim to promote systematic, knowledgedriven research on international migration and integration. It is the leading Dutch research institute on these issues. Part of its research has been from the beginning the analysis of ethno-national and religious diversity and its governance in liberal democracies in a comparative perspective. Three research lines will be further developed: (i) Governance of ethnic and religious diversity; (ii) Multicultural Democracy; and (iii) Radicalism and Extremism.



Universiteit van Amsterdam, Institute for Migration and Ethnic S
Oudezijds Achterburgwal, 237
Amsterdam 1012
52° 22' 8.9292" N, 4° 53' 41.4492" E

Veit Bader is professor emeritus of sociology in the department of sociology (faculty of social and behavioural sciences) and of social and political philosophy in the philosophical department (faculty of humanities). He has...

Floris Vermeulen is researcher and lecturer at the department of political science at the University of Amsterdam, where he obtained his Ph.D. Degree in 2005. In his previous research he has among others focused on the...