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Rudi Laermans Website

Rudi Laermans is Professor in Sociology at the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium, and author of several books in Dutch as well as numerous articles in sociological theory, cultural sociology and sociology of the arts. Among his most recent articles are ‘Dance in General, or Choreographing the Public, Making Assemblages’, Performance Research (2008) and ‘Framing the Sovereignty of the “Democratic State” Sociologically’, in Globalization and the State, edited by Willem Schinkel (2009). He is currently writing a book on contemporary dance and continues to serve as a board member of the Research Network Sociology of Culture of the European Sociological Association after being its first chair and co-founder.

Videos

27 January 2010

The Political Space of Populism (or The Populist Representation of Representative Democracy)

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