CRCEES Research Themes

CRCEES produces specialists in a wide variety of research areas within the Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities, who have the requisite knowledge for understanding the legacies and problems of the post-communist world, and who are acquainted with the principal theoretical frameworks relevant to this region.

The following themes reflect proven areas of research excellence within the Centre and provide a focus for its work:

  • Post Socialism/Area Studies
  • History and Memory
  • Identity and minority rights
  • Post-Enlargement Studies
  • Economic and Social Transformation
  • Migration and Diaspora
  • Securities and Insecurities
  • Material and Visual Culture