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ludwig maximilian university, munich, celebrates ulrich beck’s 60th birthday

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a symposium in honour of ulrich beck. speakers are arjun appadurai, bruno latour, zygmunt bauman, navid kermani and others.

topics will be

*COSMOPOLITANIZING EUROPEAN MODERNITY

*WORLD RISK SOCIETY – CLIMATE CHANGE IN A COSMOPOLITICAL VIEW

*INEQUALITY, POWER AND GOVERNANCE IN THE GLOBAL AGE

*INDIVIDUALIZATION COSMOPOLITANIZED

the event is free, it just needs registration. for further information see their homepage