Tangier from Below

Steffen Wippel




Tangier; Morocco; urban development; migration; borders; ports; micro-perspective; sociology; anthropology

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17192/meta.2017.8.6513

Steffen Wippel is a senior researcher at the Research Network "Re-Configurations. History, Remembrance and Transformation Processes in the Middle East and North Africa", which is closely connected to the Centre for Near and Middle Eastern Studies (CNMS), Philipps-Universität Marburg (Germany). His current research project is on the urban and economic reconfigurations of Tangier as a transregional hub. At the same time, he is teaching as an associate professor (Privatdozent) at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg.

email: steffen.wippel@uni-marburg.de