Dr. Erik de Maaker (Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology) and Dr. Sanjukta Sundarason (LIAS) received an AMT ‘Large Grant’ of €150.000 from the Leiden research profile Asian Modernities en Traditions for the research project ‘Postcolonial Displacements: Migration, Narratives and Place-Making in South Asia.’ The three-year project will focus on migration, ethnicity, nation and state in South Asia and will start 1 September, 2015.
More than a quarter of Dutch motorists are occasionally guilty of sleep-deprived driving. Nearly 60% of them continue to drive when drowsy, according to in a survey by the Dutch Association for Sleep and Wake Research ( Nederlandse vereniging voor Slaap- en Waak Onde r zoek , NSWO).
Three-year-old children growing up with an older brother or sister are more socially developed than the eldest children of the family were at the same age. Sheila van Berkel has reached that conclusion after studying 390 different families. PhD defence 10 March.