Rapid Social and Cultural Transformation: Online & Offline

  • Netherlands

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The modern world is characterized by rapid and intense social and cultural change. Due to globalization and the attendant new technologies demographic and cultural changes seem more pervasive than ever before. These form the object of this research program. We engage specifically with digital culture, communication and group formation in globalized society, and the implications for the public sphere.


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language Social Sciences
Netherlands Social Sciences
sociolinguistics Social Sciences
linguistics Social Sciences
migrant Social Sciences
multilingualism Social Sciences
immigrant Social Sciences
discourse Social Sciences

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Research Output 1996 2020

Autobiographical recall of mastery experiences is a mechanism of self-affirming under social identity threat

Tavitian-Elmadjian, L., Bender, M., Van de Vijver, F. J. R., Chasiotis, A. & Harb, C., 2020, In : Journal of Social Psychology. 160, 1, p. 39-60

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Chronotopes and heritage authenticity: The case of the Tujia in China

Wang, X. & Kroon, S., 2020, Chronotopic Identity Work: Sociolinguistic analyses of cultural and linguistic phenomena in time and space. Kroon, S. & Swanenberg, J. (eds.). Bristol: Multilingual Matters, p. 105-127 23 p. (Encounters; vol. 18).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Flemish Interest in an attention-based hybrid media system

Maly, I., 2020, (Tilburg Papers in Culture Studies; no. 240).

Research output: Working paperOther research output

Open Access
Open Access
Multi-word Units
Individual Differences

Activities 1997 2020

Digital culture and privacy

Piia Varis (Speaker)
4 Feb 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talkScientific

Interview: Conspiracy theories and climate change denial

Piia Varis (Participant)
15 Dec 2019

Activity: Other activity typesOtherScientific

What do you meme? Academic Forum.

Piia Varis (Speaker)
3 Dec 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talkScientific

Jezelf zijn in de psychiatrie

Sanneke de Haan (Speaker)
3 Apr 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talkScientific

Intersections. East-European Journal of Society and Politics (Journal)

Ico Maly (Reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-reviewScientific

Gemeente Rotterdam (External organisation)

Ico Maly (Chair)

Activity: Membership typesMembership of committeeScientific

Projects 2011 2022

Monitoring Menopause

de Boer, M.


Project: Research project

Cultural Constructions of Chronic Fatigue

de Boer, M.


Project: Research project

Onderzoek en ontwikkeling academische vaardigheden vo-ho

Aarts, R.


Project: Research project

Mind the Body: Rethinking Embodiment in Healthcare

Slatman, J.


Project: Research project

plusvalor: PLUSVALOR

Spotti, M.

Project: Education project

Barring a Barren Body

de Boer, M.


Project: Research project

Prizes / Recognition

BAAL Book Prize

Max Spotti (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Other marks of recognition


Raad voor de Nederlandse Taal en Letteren

M. Spotti (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Other marks of recognition