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University of Oslo, Culture Studies and Oriental Languages (IKOS)
Doctoral research fellowship (100%) in Modern China Studies
A doctoral research fellowship within the field of social science based studies of Modern China is available at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages (IKOS), University of Oslo.
IKOS seeks to recruit a doctoral candidate with excellent research qualifications to write a doctoral dissertation on notions of political inclusion in modern China.
The PhD project will describe and analyze one or more form(s) of political inclusion (and exclusion) in China, as observable in the constitution of elementary membership roles (e.g. citizens, residents, subjects, recipients of welfare benefits) and the constitution of political collectivities (e.g. the people, the nation), as well as in the constitution of elite and administrative roles which govern and steer the political system (i.e. party and government cadres, specific functionaries, members of people’s congresses, public actors and organizations, etc.) and ‘observer’ roles (i.e. addressees of policies (outcomes), voters, the represented, the bearers of public opinion, etc.).
Posting Date: 04/13/2017
Closing Date 05/09/2017