Sparked by a collection of over 2,000 images, two projects led by Prof Karin Priem from the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) reflect on the industrial heritage and societal impact of major Luxembourg-based steel and iron producing company ARBED, examining the social and educational initiatives of the company and how it helped shape Luxembourg’s national and international identity in a time of industrialisation.
Launched in 2013 and 2014 respectively, the FAMOSO projects focus on the interactions between industrialisation and cultural, economic and societal transformations in Luxembourg, and beyond.
Prof Karin Priem
The main FNR programme for funding of high-quality research projects in five priority domains: ICT, Sustainable Resources Management, Material Sciences, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Societal Challenges. The programme is dedicated to established (CORE) and starting Principle Investigators (CORE Junior track).
DOMAIN: SC – Education and learning
CALL YEARS: 2012, 2013
FNR COMMITTED: 700,000 EUR (FAMOSO-1) / 817,000 EUR (FAMOSO-2)
PERIOD: 01.05.2014 to 30.04.2018
More from the domains Humanities & Social Sciences
HistorEsch: 25 objects tell 25 local stories Spotlight on Young Researchers: Neighbourhood characteristics as determinants of health Spotlight on Young Researchers: Shedding light on female writers in Luxembourg Spotlight on Young Researchers: Dark patterns and the battle to free the web from manipulation Spotlight on Young Researchers: Collecting individual and personal stories of the war generation in Luxembourg Spotlight on Young Researchers: The historical relationship between the European Community and the Soviet Union Be brave: Women [& girls] in Science: Denisa Naidin Taking science to the next level: Towards open, inclusive, forward-looking research culture Overcoming antiquated ideas about history Spotlight on Young Researchers: How is scientific quality fostered by research collaboration? Spotlight on Young Researchers: Empowering critical digital humanities practice The Science of Science: understanding what makes [excellent] science Where there is science, there is a woman Understanding worldwide socio-economic inequalities makes our society stronger Better schooling to prevent dementia 70 years later War as an electoral weapon It is not only money that is distributed unequally Gender stereotypes and how they are questioned in a playful and scientifically sound way with the help of a board game Spotlight on Young Researchers: Lucas Oesch Spotlight on Young Researchers: Understanding how language manifests in the brain Spotlight on Young Researchers: Understanding brain mechanisms behind eating disorders Science has no gender: A social geographer Science has no gender: An experimental psychologist Science has no gender: A psychologist FNR 20 years: An evening with science [fiction] in the House of Frankenstein How socioeconomic inequality threatens social democracy Mobility Era: Researcher turns PhD thesis into a game Spotlight On Young Researchers: Henderika de Vries A modern and high quality environment for doctoral candidates in Luxembourg INTER Mobility: From Luxembourg to UC Berkeley Spotlight on Young Researchers: Silvia Girardi Spotlight on Young Researchers: Damien Brevers Sharing insights to inspire the next generation How inequality and economic insecurity affect individual well-being Researchers develop game to help children learn to count and contribute to science in the process Spotlight on Young Researchers: Dominique Santana FNR ATTRACT Fellows – the people behind the science: Pedro Cardoso-Leite Spotlight on Young Researchers: Maxime Brami Spotlight on Young Researchers: Laurie Maldonado LALA: An innovative programme to help children learn to read Spotlight on Young Researchers: Michel Summer Spotlight on Young Researchers: Michel Thill Research trends: Digital hermeneutics – an update for critical thinking in the humanities FNR ATTRACT Fellows – the people behind the science: Samuel Greiff PEARL: The Many Sides of Socio-Economic Inequality Women in Science: Conchita D’Ambrosio, FNR PEARL Chair Culture contact: Do we see it as opportunity or threat? INTER MOBILITY SPOTLIGHT: A modern application of Kant’s philosophy: ethical problems in medical research Women in Science: Claudine Kirsch, from primary school teacher to Associate Professor
Spotlight on Young Researchers: AI for ethical and legal debates Spotlight on Young Researchers: Lucas Oesch