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Dr Philipp Meyer
Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde
Schongauerstr. 9
04328 Leipzig
Germany

P_Meyer(at)leibniz-ifl.de
Tel.: +49 341 600 55-137

Dr Philipp Meyer

Researcher

Research area: Geovisualisations
Department: Cartography and visual communication

Short CV

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since 01/2018: Researcher at the IfL

01/2015 – 03/2016: Research assistant in the IfL department Theory, Methodology and History of Geography

01/2011 – 05/2012: Research assistant in the IfL research project "Selective migration and unbalanced sex ratio in rural regions – SEMIGRA"

2006–2012: Studies in history, comparative literature, and journalism at the universities of Leipzig and Avignon (degree: Magister Artium)

Research interests

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History of cartography, imperial geographies of the 19th and 20th century, history of knowledge of national socialism

Awards

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For his dissertation "Kartographie und Weltanschauung. Visuelle Wissensproduktion im Verlag Justus Perthes 1890-1945" Philipp Meyer was awarded the 2021 Landesgeschichtlicher Forschungspreis für Industriekultur.

Completed projects

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No results

Publications

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Journal articles

Henniges, Norman / Meyer, Philipp (2016)

"Das Gesamtbild des Vaterlandes stets vor Augen" : Hermann Haack und die Gothaer Schulkartographie vom Wilhelminischen Kaiserreich bis zum Ende des Nationalsozialismus

In: Zeitschrift für Geographiedidaktik / 44 (2016) 4, Seite 37-60

Book chapters

Moser, Jana / Meyer, Philipp (2019)

The use of color in geographic maps

In: Science in color : visualizing achromatic knowledge / Bettina Bock von Wülfingen (ed.). -Berlin : De Gruyter, 2019 . - ISBN 978-3-11-060468-9, Seite 163-179

Meyer, Philipp (2017)

Paul Langhans

In: Biographien: Akteure, Netzwerke, Forschungsprogramme. - Berlin: De Gruyter. - (Handbuch der völkischen Wissenschaften ; 1), Seite 404-408

Monographs and edited volumes

Meyer, Philipp (2021)

Kartographie und Weltanschauung : visuelle Wissensproduktion im Verlag Justus Perthes 1890-1945

Göttingen, Wallstein Verlag. 480 Seiten

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Other publications

Meyer, Philipp (2022)

Drawing colonial lines : between armchair cartography and on-site observation

In: Mapping Africa and Asia

https://karafas.hypotheses.org/1241

Meyer, Philipp (2020)

Rezension von "Steven Seegel: Map Men. Transnational Lives and Deaths of Geographers in the Making of East Central Europe. Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 2018"

In: Historische Zeitschrift, 311 (2020), 2, Seite 512-514

https://doi.org/10.1515/hzhz-2020-1393