Prof. Dr. Anna-Katharina Hornidge

Research themes
  • Politics & Democracy
  • Human Rights
Research countries
  • Indonesia
  • Uzbekistan
  • Malaysia
  • Tajikistan
  • Singapore
Research projects

Scientific Coordinator: "Crossroads Asia" (BMBF) http://www.crossroads-asia.de/

Project Leader "Epistemic Cultures and Innovation Diffusion in post-soviet Southern Caucasus AndrewnCentral Asia - Pilot Study: Agricultural Knowledge Systems in Georgia and Tajikistan" (BMBF) http://www.zef.de/1847.html

Project Leader "Cotton Agriculture in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan" (Open Source Foundation) (11/2013 – 11/2014)

Project Leader "Contested Knowledge: Opportunities and Risks of Educational Development in Post-Conflict Situations" (Thyssen Foundation) (06/2012 – 09/2013)

Coordinator social science parts "Restructuring of Land and Water Use in Khorezm Region, Uzbekistan" (BMBF) http://www.khorezm.zef.de/

Teaching

ZEF Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program (Module 'Transdisciplinary Research')

ZEFa Disciplinary Doctoral Program (Modules 'Knowledge in Development', 'Discourse Analysis', 'Institutions & Actors', 'Critical Data Analysis')

MA-Course „Society, Globalisation and Development“ (Module "Developing Societies"), Institute for Sociology, University of Bonn

MA-Course "Asian Studies" (Module “Knowledge Society and Knowledge Management under ongoing Globalization”) Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, University of Bonn

PhD-Student Supervision:

2014 ctd. Gerba Leta Dufera “Innovation Approach for enhanced biomass production”, PhD-Student at the Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research and the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Bonn, Supervisors: Prof. Dr. A.-K. Hornidge, Prof. K. van Assche & Prof. Dr. Ch. Borgemeister.

2014 ctd. Getachew Feye “Reducing food insecurity among family farming households in Ethiopia”, PhD-Student at the Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research and the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Bonn, Supervisors: Prof. Dr. A.-K. Hornidge, Prof. K. van Assche & Prof. Dr. Ch. Borgemeister.

2014 ctd. Lenny Martini “Knowledge Sharing in Creative City”, PhD-Student at the Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research and the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. A.-K. Hornidge.

2013 ctd. Hugo Rosa da Conceicao “Determinants of incentive-based forest governance in the Amazon: evidence from Brazil, Ecuador, Peru”, PhD-Student at the Department of Economic and Technological Change, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Supervisor: Prof. J. Börner & Prof. A.-K. Hornidge.

2013 ctd. Homa Maddah “The concept of ‘Development’ in Iran”, PhD-Student at the Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. A.-K. Hornidge.

2013 ctd. Isaac Mbeche Nyang’au “Strengthening innovation systems of biomass based value webs to improve food security East Africa - Case study of Push-pull technology”, PhD-Student at the Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. A.-K. Hornidge & Prof. Dr. Ch. Borgemeister.

2013 ctd. Petra Tiller “Re-Islamisation between State Influences and Global Muslim Networks”, PhD-Student at the Institute of Geography, University of Cologne, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. A.-K. Hornidge & Prof. B. Braun, Uni Köln.

2012 ctd. Maximiliano Vila Seoane „The relation between science, technology and innovation policies and sustainable development: The case of Argentina and Brazil”, PhD-Student at the Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. A.-K. Hornidge.

2011 ctd. Anna Schwachula „Scientific Cooperation as Instrument of Development Cooperation“, PhD-Student at the Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. A.-K. Hornidge.

2011 ctd. Hendricus Andy Simarmata “Adapting to Climate Change: Community Planning for Urban Resilience (Case study: North Coastal of Jakarta)” , PhD-Student at the Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Supervisor: Prof. D. A.-K. Hornidge & Prof. Dr. Ch. Antweiler.

2010 ctd. Andreas Mandler „Local Knowledge and Local Governance in Tajikistan”, PhD-Student at the Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Conrad Schetter (BICC) & Prof. Dr. A.-K. Hornidge

2010 ctd. Anisiya Kudryavtseva “Water Allocation and Distribution in the Shovot-Kulovot Irrigation System, Khorezm Province, Uzbekistan”, PhD-Student at the Department of Political and Cultural Change, Center for Development Research and the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn, Supervisors: Prof. Dr. C. Schetter & Prof. Dr. A.-K. Hornidge.

Degrees

2014: Post-doctoral Thesis (Habilitation): "Discourses of Knowledge. Normative, Factual, Hegemonic."

Faculty of Philosophy, University of Bonn

2007: Dr. phil. (Sociology), Technical University of Berlin

Thesis: "Knowledge Society - Vision and Social Construction of Reality in Singapore and Germany"

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. H. Knoblauch, Technical University Berlin; Prof. Dr. Tong Chee Kiong, National University of Singapore

01/2005 – 06/2005 National University of Singapore

2003: Diplom (M.A.) Regional Sciences of Southeast Asia, Economics, World Nutrition Studies, Indonesian, University of Bonn

Thesis: “Reshaping Singaporean Chinese Family Businesses: Succession, Conflict & Change”

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. S. Gerke, University of Bonn; Prof. Dr. Tong Chee Kiong, National University of Singapore

12/2002 – 02/2003 Universitas Padjadjaran, Indonesia

07/2001 – 04/2002 National University of Singapore

Funding institutions

Federal Ministry for Research and Education (BMBF), Germany

Thyssen Foundation

Open Source Foundation

Contacts

Leibniz-Zentrum für Marine Tropenökologie & Universität Bremen

Professor, Development and Knowledge Sociology

2016

Hornidge, A.-K., Shtaltovna, A. and C. Schetter.  2016.  Agricultural Knowledge and Knowledge Systems in Post-Soviet Societies.  Peter Lang. ISBN: 978-3-0343-2006-1. Bern, Switzerland.

2015

van Assche, Kristof and Anna-Katharina Hornidge.  2015.  Rural Development. Knowledge and Expertise in Governance.  Wageningen Academic Publishers. Wageningen. Further Information

2014

Hornidge, A.-K..  2014.  Discourses of Knowledge. Normative, Factual, Hegemonic.  Habilitation at  Faculty of Arts, University of Bonn. 
Hornidge, Anna-Katharina.  2014.  Wissensdiskurse: Normativ, Faktisch, Hegemonial.  Soziale Welt, 65 : 7-24 . Further Information
Hornidge, Anna-Katharina, Mehmood Ul Hassan, Laurens van Veldhuizen.  2014.  Follow the Innovation: Transdisciplinary Innovation Research in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.  In: Lamers, John P.A., Asia Khamzina, Inna Rudenko, Paul Vlek (eds.): Restructuring land allocation, water use and agricultural value chains, Technologies, policies and practices for the lower Amudarya region. Bonn University Press / Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht Unipress.  341-362. 
Shtaltovna, A., K. van Assche, A.-K. Hornidge.  2014.  Accounting in Evolving Organisations.  In: Beunen, Raol and Kristof van Assche (eds.): Evolutionary Governance Theory: Theory and Applications. Springer.  267-290. 
Shtaltovna, Anastasiya, Anna-Katharina Hornidge, Peter P. Mollinga.  2014.  Caught in a Web – Travails of a Machine-Tractor-Park in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.  In: Lamers, John P.A., Asia Khamzina, Inna Rudenko, Paul Vlek (eds.): Restructuring land allocation, water use and agricultural value chains, Technologies, policies and practices for the lower Amudarya region. Bonn University Press / Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht Unipress.  317-340. 

Forthcoming

Hornidge, Anna-Katharina, Kristof van Assche, Anastasiya Shtaltovna.  2014.  Uzbekistan – A Region of World Society (?) Variants of Differentiation in Agricultural Resources Governance.  Soziale Systeme, .

2013

2013 Van Assche, Kristof, Anastasiya Shtaltovna, Anna-Katharina Hornidge.  2013.  'Visible and invisible informalities and institutional transformation. Lessons from transition countries: Georgia, Romania, Uzbekistan.  In: Hayoz, Nicolas and Christian Giordano (eds.): Informality in Eastern Europe. Peter Lang.  89-118. 
Hornidge, A.-K.  2013.  Wissen-fokussierende Wirklichkeiten und ihre kommunikative Konstruktion.  In: Keller, R., H. Knoblauch, J. Reichertz (eds.): Kommunikativer Konstruktivismus - Theoretische und empirische Konturen eines neuen wissenssoziologischen Ansatzes. Wiesbaden: Springer VS Verlag.  205-232. 
Hornidge, A.-K.  2013.  ‘Knowledge’, ‘Knowledge Society’ & ‘Knowledge for Development’.. Studying Discourses of Knowledge in an International Context.  In: R. Keller and I. Truschkat (eds.): Anwendungen der Wissenssoziologischen Diskursanalyse. Theorie und Praxis der Diskursforschung. Wiesbaden: Springer, VS Verlag.  397-424. 
Hornidge, A.-K., L.Oberkircher and A. Kudryavtseva.  2013.  Boundary Management and the Discursive Sphere – Negotiating ‘Realities’ in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.  Geoforum, 45. : 266–274 .
Tischbein, Bernhard, Manschadi, Ahmad M., Conrad, Christopher, Hornidge, Anna-Katharina, Bhaduri, Anik, Ul Hassan, Mehmood, Lamers, John P.A., Awan, Usman K., Vlek, Paul L.G..  2013.  Adapting to water scarcity: constraints and opportunities for improving irrigation management in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.  Water Science & Technology: Water Supply, 13: 2 : 337–348 .
Turaeva-Höhne, R., A.-K. Hornidge.  2013.  From Knowledge Ecology to Innovation Systems: Innovations in the Sphere of Agriculture in Uzbekistan.  Innovation: Management, Policy & Practice, 15: 2 : 183-193  .

2012

Antweiler, Ch., A.-K. Hornidge.  2012.  Introduction. The Nexus of Agency, Knowledge, and Environmental Change in Southeast Asia.  In: Hornidge, A.-K., Ch. Antweiler (eds.): Environmental Uncertainty and Local Knowledge. Southeast Asia as a Laboratory of Global Ecological Change. Bielefeld: Transcript.  7-20. 
Djanibekov, N., A.-K. Hornidge, M. Ul Hassan.  2012.  From Joint Experimentation to Laissez-faire: Transdisciplinary Innovation Research for the Institutional Strengthening of a Water User Association in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.  Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 18:4 : 409-423 .
Eichholz, M., K. van Assche, L. Oberkircher, A.-K. Hornidge.  2012.  Trading capitals? – Analyzing change in land governance in an Uzbek irrigation village.  Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, DOI:10.1080/09640568.2012.708650. .
Hornidge, A.-K.  2012.  ’Knowledge‘ in Development Discourse: A Critical Review.  In: Hornidge, A.-K., Ch. Antweiler (eds.): Environmental Uncertainty and Local Knowledge Southeast Asia as a Laboratory of Global Ecological Change. Transcript.  21-54. 
Hornidge, A.-K., Ch. Antweiler.  2012.  Environmental Uncertainty and Local Knowledge. Southeast Asia as a Laboratory of Global Ecological Change.  Bielefeld: Transcript. Further Information
Hornidge, A.K. and S. Kurfürst.  2012.  Envisioning the Future, Negotiating Public Space in Hanoi and Singapore.  Internationales Asienforum, 42 /3-4) : 345-369 .

2011

Hornidge, A.-K.  2011.  “‘Creative Industries’ – Economic Program and Boundary Concept.”.  Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, 42(2)  : 253-279 . Further Information
Hornidge, A.-K.  2011.  ‘Knowledge Society’ as Academic Concept and Stage of Development - A Conceptual and Historical Review.  In: Menkhoff, Thomas, Hans-Dieter Evers, Chay Yue Wah and Eng Fong Pang (eds.) (eds.): Beyond the Knowledge Trap: Developing Asia's Knowledge-Based Economies. New Jersey, London, Singapore, Beijing: World Scientific.  87-128 .  Download [PDF]
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Hornidge, A.-K., F. Scholtes.  2011.  Climate Change and Everyday Life in Toineke Village, West Timor – Uncertainties, Knoweldge and Adaptation.  Sociologus - Zeitschrift für empirische Ethnosoziologie und Ethnopsychologie / Journal of Empirical Social Anthropology, 61: 2 : 151-175 .
Hornidge, A.-K., L. Oberkircher, B. Tischbein, G. Schorcht, A. Bhaduri, U. K. Awan, A. M. Manschadi.  2011.  Reconceptualising Water Management in Khorezm, Uzbekistan.  Natural Resources Forum, 35(4) : 251-348 . Further Information
Hornidge, A.-K., M. Ul-Hassan, P. P. Mollinga.  2011.  Transdisciplinary Innovation Research in Uzbekistan – 1 year of ‘Following The Innovation’.  Development in Practice, 21.6 : 825-838 . Further Information
Oberkircher, L.; A.-K. Hornidge.  2011.  ’Water is Life’ - Farmer Rationales and Water-Saving in Khorezm, Uzbekistan: A Lifeworld Analysis.  Rural Sociology, 76(3) : 394-421  . Further Information
Ul-Hassan, M., A.-K. Hornidge, L. van Veldhuizen, A. Akramkhanov, I. Rudenko, N. Djanibekov.  2011.  Follow the Innovation: Participatory Testing and Adaptation of Agricultural Innovations in Uzbekistan – Guidelines for Researchers and Practitioners.  Center for Development Research, Bonn. Download [PDF]
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2010

Hornidge, A.-K.  2010.  An Uncertain Future – Singapore’s Search for a New Focal Point of Collective Identity and its Drive towards ‘Knowledge Society’.  Asian Journal of Social Sciences, 38.5 : 785-818 . Further Information
Hornidge, A.-K., M. UL-Hassan.  2010.  From 'Plausible Promises' to Transdisciplinary Innovation Research in Uzbekistan - Process Outline and Lessons Learnt. Rural Development News.  Further Information
Scholtes, F., A.-K. Hornidge (Case Study Indonesia).  2010.  Waiting for the Water to come? – Poverty Reduction in Times of Climate Change.  Care International Germany-Luxembourg e.V. and Center for Development Research. Bonn. Download [PDF]
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2009

Scholtes, F., A.-K. Hornidge (Fallstudie Indonesien).  2009.  Warten bis das Wasser kommt? Armutsbekämpfung in Zeiten des Klimawandels.  Zentrum für Entwicklungsforschung und Care Deutschland-Luxemburg. Download [PDF]
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2008

Gerke, S., H.-D. Evers, A.-K. Hornidge (eds.).  2008.  The Straits of Malacca - Knowledge and Diversity.  LIT / Straits G.T.. Berlin, London, Penang. Further Information

2007

Hornidge, A.-K.  2007.  Re-Inventing Society - State Concepts of Knowledge in Germany and Singapore.  Sojourn. Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia, 22 (2) : 202-29 .
Hornidge, A.-K.  2007.  Knowledge Society - Vision and Social Construction of Reality in Germany and Singapore.  LIT-Verlag. Münster. Further Information

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Anna-Katharina Hornidge

Senior Fellow

Department:
ZEF A: Department of Political and Cultural Change

E-Mail:
anna-katharina.hornidge(at)zmt-bremen.de