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Zhang Zeduan, Qingming shanghe tu 清明上河圖 (The opening of the river during the third month, or: Upstream through the ordered realm). Ink and color on silk, 12th century. The Palace Museum, Beijing.

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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