Dr Bruno Schelhaas

Head of the Archive for Geography

CV

At the IfL since 1999 (from July to December 2005 research assistant at the University of Erfurt, Research Centre for Social and Cultural Studies in Gotha)

1999: Research assistant at the Institute for Geography at the University of Leipzig

1998–1999: Research assistant at the IfL

1998–2004: Doctoral studies in geography at Leipzig University (gained the title Dr. phil.)

1995–1997: Studies in geography, sociology, and spatial planning at the University of Münster (graduated with a degree)

1994–1995: Studies in Geography at the University of Halle-Wittenberg

1991–1994: Studies in geography, sociology and spatial planning at the University of Münster

Awards

2005 Awarded with the dissertation prize handed out by the Society of Geographers at German Universities (Verband der Geographen an Deutschen Hochschulen, VGDH)

Memberships

Member of the Steering Committee of the Commission History of Geography of the International Geographical Union (since Sept. 2016)

Research interests

History of geography and cartography, historical geography, history of universities and science, archival science
Regions: Central Europe, Germany, Central Germany

Completed projects

Robinson, van de Velde, and German Holy Land Cartography in the mid-19th Century
European and African Spatial Knowledge - Focus: maps as a medium of intercultural knowledge transfer between Europe and Africa in an early phase of globalisation
History of the DVAG
Deutsche und französische Geographie: histoire croisée
Mapping the world

Publications

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Goren, Hayim / Schelhaas, Bruno
(2018)
Kiepert's map after Robinson and Smith : revolution in re-identifying the Holy Land in the nineteenth century. -
In: Mapping ancient identities: methodisch-kritische Reflexionen zu Kartierungspraktiken. - Berlin: Edition Topoi, Seite 137-148
Schelhaas, Bruno
(2017)
August Petermann's Palestine maps. -
In: Mapping the holy land: the foundation of a scientific cartography of Palestine. - London ; New York: I.B. Tauris, S.107-137
Goren, Hayim / Faehndrich, Jutta / Schelhaas, Bruno / Weigel, Petra (Mitwirkende/-r)
(2017)
Mapping the holy land : the foundation of a scientific cartography of Palestine. -
London ; New York, I.B. Tauris. xi, 192 Seiten (Tauris historical geography series ; 11)
Goren, Hayim / Schelhaas, Bruno
(2015)
Berghaus's part of Arabia Petræa and Palestine Map (1839) and the Royal Geographical Society : misuse or misunderstanding?. -
In: Terrae incognitae / 47 (2015) 2, S. 127-141
Goren, Hayim / Schelhaas, Bruno
(2015)
Berghaus's part of Arabia Petraea and Palestine map (1839) and the Royal Geographical Society : misuse or misunderstanding?. -
In: Terrae incognitae, 47 (2015-00-00), 2, S. 127-141
Goren, Hayim / Schelhaas, Bruno
(2015)
An early measuring of the Holy City, forgotten for over a century: Westphal's Jerusalem map of 1825. -
In: Die Erde, 146 (2015-00-00), 1, S. 63 - 78
Goren, Hayim / Schelhaas, Bruno
(2014)
An unknown geodesical measurement of Jerusalem in 1823. -
In: Cathedra / 153 (2014), S. 35 - 56
Goren, Hayim / Schelhaas, Bruno
(2014)
Colonial, religious and scientific mapping : the cartographic practice of Charles William Meredith van de Velde. -
In: História da geografia e colonialismo. - Lisboa: Centro de Estudos Geográficos da Universidade de Lisboa, S. 211 - 227
Weigel, Petra (Herausgeber/-in) / Goren, Hayim / Schelhaas, Bruno / Faehndrich, Jutta
(2014)
Das Heilige Land in Gotha : der Verlag Justus Perthes und die Palästinakartographie im 19. Jahrhundert. -
Gotha, Univ. Erfurt. 148 S. (Veröffentlichungen der Forschungsbibliothek Gotha / Universität Erfurt ; 50)
Brogiato, Heinz Peter (Herausgeber/-in) / Schelhaas, Bruno (Herausgeber/-in) / Ginsburger, Nicolas
(2014)
„Die Feder versagt ..." : Feldpostbriefe aus dem Ersten Weltkrieg an den Leipziger Geographie-Professor Joseph Partsch. -
Leipzig, Leipziger Univ.-Verl.. 422 S.
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Contact

Dr Bruno Schelhaas
Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde
Schongauerstr. 9
04328 Leipzig
Germany

B_Schelhaas(at)ifl-leipzig.de
Tel.: +49 341 600 55-151

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