Poitras, Dave

Dave Poitras currently holds the position of doctoral researcher in Sociology at the University of Trier within the International Research Training Group “Diversity: Mediating Difference in Transcultural Spaces”. His research interest in issues concerning
nation and nationalism goes back to his M.Sc. at the Department of Sociology and the Canadian Centre for German and European Studies at the Université de Montréal. His master thesis, which he wrote after a year of fieldwork as a visiting researcher at the Institut de Sociologie of the Université libre de Bruxelles, focused on everyday nationhood in Flanders, Belgium. Since then, he has published articles such as Le cas de la Tour d’Yser en Flandre : mémoire, monuments commémoratifs et aménagement urbain (2013), and Une mise en scène du rapport à la nation en Cacanie.
Le déclin d’un empire à l’ ère des nationalismes européens (2014).

Spaces of Difference


Spaces of Difference

Conflicts and Cohabitation

2016,  260  Seiten,  broschiert,  32,90 €,  ISBN 978-3-8309-3385-4