Tag: Reflexive Modernization

Ulrich Beck and Japan

Posted on January 23rd, 2015 by TCS

risk society-japanese edition

Ulrich Beck and Japan By Kiyoshi Abe School of Sociology Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan It is apparent that one of … read more

Scott Lash remembers Ulrich Beck

Posted on January 12th, 2015 by TCS

Ulrich Beck (1944-2015). Wikimedia commons. Public domain.

I first encountered Ulrich Beck as a (superannuated) post-doc. I was a Humboldt Stipendiat in Berlin, in 1987, and heard … read more