I. City planning and urbanisation in Budapest on the turn of the century; II. A sanctuary of privacy: the bourgeois home in Budapest in the 19th and 20th centuries; III. Private space in a community - the Budapest working-class apartment in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Gabor Gyani, Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of History, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, and professor at the Institute of Sociology of the Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest. His expertise is Hungarian urban and social history of the 19th and 20th century, and the theory of historical scholarship. His two recent books are as follows: Social History of Hungary from the Reform Age till the WW II. Budapest, 1998. (co-authored with Gyorgy Kover); Remembering, Memory and the Narrativity of History. Budapest, 2000.