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Athenian Naval Finance in the Classical Period - Trireme
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On 26 November 2015, Ilke Adam was invited as a member of the Jury for the PhD defense of Nuria Franco-Guillen at Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona, Spain). (The very successfully defended thesis, entitled 'Minority Nations, Political Parties and Immigration' tries to explain the particular stances of sub-state nationalist and regionalist parties on immigration. Immigration raises particular challenges for sub-state nationalist parties: to much cultural diversity might undermine the claim for cultural distinctiveness; but not recognizing this diversity might jeopardize the external legitimacy of the 'minority nation' these parties defend. More than a positive versus a negative stance towards immigrants, blaming the central state for everything that goes wrong with immigration (or 'blame-shifting') seems to constitute a recurrent feature of sub-state nationalist party discourses on immigration.