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Prof. Dr. Dorothea Schmidt

Professor of Economic and Social History

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Campus Schöneberg
Room: B 4.28


Academic and Professional Background

Professor for Economic and Social History. Graduate of Economics from University of Vienna (Austria) and Erlangen-Nürnberg where she obtained a PhD in Political Science. For several years she was a lecturer and assistant at the University of Bremen. Major fields of teaching and research are the history of small and medium-sized enterprises, questions of gender and technology as well as gender and entrepreneurship.

Selected  Publications 

  • Auf halbem Weg – Die Studien- und Arbeitsmarktsituation von Ökonominnen im Wandel. edition sigma, Reihe FHW-Forschung Band 48/49, Berlin 2008 (Buch, together with Andrea-Hilla Carl und Friederike Maier)
  • Denn sie wissen, was sie tun – Das Geschäft mit Kleinwaffen, PROKLA, H. 143/2006, S. 185-202
  • „Das Klavier kann alles“ – Klavierbau und Klavierspiel im 19. Jahrhundert, in: Poser, Stefan/Zachmann, Karin (Hg.): Homo faber ludens – Geschichten zu Wechselbeziehungen von Technik und Spiel, 2004. S. 135-154

Complete list of publications