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Thomas Hoppenheit

Thomas Hoppenheit

Doctoral researcher

Faculté ou Centre Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History
Department Public History and Outreach
Adresse postale Université du Luxembourg
Maison des Sciences Humaines
11, Porte des Sciences
L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Bureau sur le campus MSH, E04 25-010
Téléphone (+352) 46 66 44 6667

Thomas Hoppenheit is a PhD Candidate at the C²DH. Within the FNR funded project Repairing technology – fixing society? History of maintenance and repair in Luxembourg (1918 – 1990) he is researching the development of urban repair networks in the city of Luxembourg and Esch-sur-Alzette.

He holds a Bachelor degree in Sociology and Cultural/Social Anthropology as well as a Master degree in Social Anthropology from Münster University (Germany). With his main interests in the broader field of technology and culture from use to repair and beyond, he wrote his Master dissertation on “Digital Networks in Estonia” after six months of qualitative field research.

Last updated on: mercredi 08 février 2023

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See detailQuestioning the Decline of Repair in the Late 20th Century: The Case of Luxembourg, 1945-1990
Krebs, Stefan; Hoppenheit, Thomas

in Bernasconi, Gianenrico; Carnino, Guillaume; Hilaire-Pérez, Liliane; Raveux, Olivier (Eds.) Les Réparations dans l’Histoire. Cultures techniques et savoir-faire dans la longue durée (2022)

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See detailDas Ersatzteil zwischen Technik, Wirtschaft und Politik
Hoppenheit, Thomas

Scientific Conference (2021, September 17)

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See detailThe Decline of Repair Businesses? Luxembourg’s Repair Sector, 1971–1985
Krebs, Stefan; Hoppenheit, Thomas

Scientific Conference (2021, September 03)

See detailDas (vermeintliche) Verschwinden des Reparierens
Krebs, Stefan; Hoppenheit, Thomas

Presentation (2021, April 27)

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See detailUrban repair networks: the City of Luxembourg and Esch-Sur-Alzette
Hoppenheit, Thomas

Scientific Conference (2020, September 17)

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