Research Projects

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Research Projects

An iron sword with copper core and jade handle in Western Zhou period (1046 B.C. - 771 B.C.), excavated in 1990 in Sanmenxia, Henan Province. Henan Museum in Zhengzhou, Henan province, China.
Late sixteenth-century map of east China and the Korean peninsula, viewed from the north. Song Yingchang, Jinglüe fugue yaobian [Summary of the restitution of Korea by the Military Commissioner] (Taipei: Huawen shuju, 1968), 1:28-29.
Bericht XIV des Heufieber-Bundes zu Helgoland, ed. Heufieberbund, 1912

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Department I | Structural Changes in Systems of Knowledge

Department II | Ideals and Practices of Rationality

Department III | Artefacts, Action and Knowledge

Max Planck Research Group | Modern Geometry and the Concept of Space

Max Planck Research Group | The Construction of Norms in 17th- to 19th-Century Europe and the United States

Max Planck Research Program | History of the Max Planck Society

TOPOI Junior Research Group | Between Knowledge and Innovation: the Unequal-Armed Balance

Department Rheinberger | Experimental Systems and Spaces of Knowledge

Max Planck Research Group | Twentieth Century Histories of Knowledge About Human Variation

Max Planck Research Group | Art and Knowledge in Pre-Modern Europe