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László Kontler
name László Kontler
name of institution
Central European University, Budapest
Doctoral Council of the University (chairman)
Habilitation Committee of the University (chairman)
doctoral school
ELTE Doctoral School of History (Academic staff member)
(discipline) Doctoral Council (external member)
ELTE Doctoral School of Philosophy (Announcer of research topic)
(discipline) Doctoral Council (external member)
KEE Doctoral School of History (Core member)
Council of the Doctoral School (chairman)
ELTE Doctoral School of Linguistics
(discipline) Doctoral Council (external member)
ELTE Doctoral School of Literary Studies
(discipline) Doctoral Council (external member)
the share of work in the different doctoral schools. ELTE Doctoral School of History 4%
ELTE Doctoral School of Philosophy 4%
KEE Doctoral School of History 51%
ELTE DSH (discipline) Doctoral Council (external member) 2%
ELTE DSP-ELTE (discipline) Doctoral Council (external member) 2%
ELTE DSL (discipline) Doctoral Council (external member) 2%
ELTE DSLS (discipline) Doctoral Council (external member) 2%
KEE DSH-CEU Council of the Doctoral School (chairman) 4%
KEE Doctoral Council of the University (chairman) 17%
KEE Habilitation Committee of the University (chairman) 12%
accreditation statement submitted to: Central European University, Budapest
HAC accreditation
full compliance
(2019. VII. 19.)
Contact details
E-mail address kontlerlceu.hu
phone number +36 1 327-3000/2514
own web page
Academic title
scientific degree, title Ph.D.
year degree was obtained 1996
discipline to which degree belongs history
institution granting the degree HAS
scientific degree, title CSc
year degree was obtained 1996
discipline to which degree belongs
institution granting the degree HAS
scientific degree, title Habilitation
year degree was obtained 2006
discipline to which degree belongs history
institution granting the degree ELTE
scientific degree, title DSc
year degree was obtained 2014
discipline to which degree belongs history
institution granting the degree HAS
Employment
1992 - Central European University, Budapest
university professor or researcher
Thesis topic supervisor
number of doctoral students supervised until now 10.5
number of students who fulfilled course requirements 9
students who obtained their degrees:
(50%) Ádám Mézes PhD 2020  DSH-CEU
Katalin Pataki PhD 2020  DSH-CEU
Ákos András Kovács PhD 2013  DSH
Ryzhkov Vladimir PhD 2013  
Madunic Domagoj PhD 2012  
Anikó Kellner PhD 2011  
Hanna Orsolya Vincze PhD 2008  
Balázs Trencsényi PhD 2004  
Shek Brnardic Teodora PhD 2004  
Zoltán Kovács PhD 2002  

  Thesis topic proposals
Research
research area Enlightenment; comparative intellectual history; history of political, historical and scientific thought; hsitory of reception (16th-18th centuries)
research field in which current research is conducted history
Publications
2022

Kontler László: Political ambition, In: Szijártó, M. István; Blockmans, Wim; Kontler, László (szerk.) Parliamentarism in Northern and East-Central Europe in the Long Eighteenth Century, Routledge (2022) pp. 199-226.
type of document: Part of book/Szaktanulmány (to be translated)
language: English
URL 
2022

László Kontler: Their Own State(s) of Nature. The Enlightenment Social Imaginary and the Invention of Hungarian Ethnic Origins, In: Somos, Mark; Peters, Anne (szerk.) The State of Nature: Histories of an Idea, Brill (2022) pp. 334-362.
type of document: Part of book/Könyvfejezet (to be translated)
language: English
URL 
2021

László Kontler: ’Humanity’ and its limits in early modern European thought, In: Kronfeldner, Maria (szerk.) The Routledge Handbook of Dehumanization, Routledge of Taylor and Francis Group (2021) pp. 52-63.
type of document: Part of book/Szaktanulmány (to be translated)
language: English
2020

Aspaas Per Pippin, Kontler László: Maximilian Hell (1720-1792) and the Ends of Jesuit Science in Enlightenment Europe, Brill
type of document: Book/Monography
language: English
URL 
2020

Kontler László: Relocating the “Human Zoo”: Exotic Displays, Metropolitan Identity, and Ethnographic Knowledge in Late Nineteenth-Century Budapest, EAST CENTRAL EUROPE 47: (2-3) pp. 173-201.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English
URL 
2017

László Kontler: The enlightened narrative in the age of liberal reform: William Robertson’s View of the Progress of Society in Hungary, HISTORY OF EUROPEAN IDEAS 43: (7) pp. 745-761.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English
URL 
2017

László Kontler: Concepts, Contests and Contexts: Conceptual History and the Problem of Translatability, In: Steinmetz, W; Freeden, M; Fernández-Sebastián, J (szerk.) Conceptual History in the European Space, Berghahn Books (2017) pp. 197-211.
type of document: Part of book/Könyvfejezet (to be translated)
language: English
2014

László Kontler: Translations, Histories, Enlightenments: William Robertson in Germany, 1760-1795, Palgrave Macmillan
type of document: Book/Monography
language: English
1999

Kontler László: Millennium in Central Europe. A History of Hungary, Atlantisz Könyvkiadó
type of document: Book/Handbook
number of independent citations: 108
language: English
1997

Kontler László: Az állam rejtelmei: Brit konzervativizmus és a politika kora újkori nyelvei, Atlantisz Könyvkiadó
type of document: Book/Monography
number of independent citations: 47
language: Hungarian
Number of independent citations to these publications:155 
Scientometric data
list of publications and citations
number of scientific publications that meet accreditation criteria:
115
number of scientific publications:
115
monographs and professional books:
10
monographs/books in which chapters/sections were contributed:
22 
scientific publications published abroad that meet the accreditation criteria:
52
publications not in Hungarian, published in Hungary, meeting the accreditation criteria:
13
number of independent citations to scientific publications and creative works:
270
further relevant information regarding accreditation (in Hungarian)
Research fellow: Lichtenberg Kolleg, Göttingen,2017; Fernand Braudel senior fellowship European University Institute, Florence, 2017; Leverhulme visiting professor, University of Cambridge, 2018 ; Editorial committee member: European Review of History / Revue Européene d'Histoire; European History Online (Institut für Europäische Geschichte, Mainz); Member: Eighteenth-Century Scottish Studies Society (2002-2006); European Society for the History of Political Thought (2009-)

 
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