Learning Intelligence: The Exchange of Secret Service Knowledge between Germany and the Arab Middle East 1960 - 2010
The research group Learning Intelligence investigates and analyses the exchange of secret service knowledge between German and Arab intelligence agencies between 1960 and 2010. The group carries out the project titled “Learning Intelligence: The Exchange of Secret Service Knowledge between Germany and the Arab Middle East”, which is funded by a Freigeist Fellowship Grant from the Volkswagen Foundation.
Noura Chalati's new article on COVID-19 and illness metaphors in Syria is out!
Want to know about how germs, the Syrian revolution, Asma al-Assad's cancer, the Syrian army and COVID-19 relate to each other? Then read "Illness as Metaphor and Reality in Syria"!
Vortrag: Die internationalen Beziehungen des MfS in die arabische Welt: Nachrichtendienstlicher Austausch als transnationale Wissenszirkulation
Öffentlicher Abendvortrag an der Sigmund Freud Universität Berlin am 16.12.2020 um 18 Uhr
2020, Hoffmann, Sophia. "Arab students and the Stasi: Agents and objects of intelligence", Security Dialogue, Online First, 31st March 2020.
2019, Hoffmann, Sophia. "Why is there no IR scholarship on intelligence? Some ideas for a new approach", ZMO Working Papers Nr 23, Berlin: ZMO.