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  • Eric Dunning: An Appreciation

    Eric Dunning, b. 27 December 1936; d. 10 February 2019 Professor Eric Dunning of the University of Leicester, distinguished sociologist, prominent advocate of the process-sociological perspective, and founding father of the sociology of sport, has died after a long illness. ... Read More

    Last edited on:18,Feb 2019 11:05:45 by Stephen Mennell

  • Funeral of Eric Dunning

    Michael Dunning confirms that his father's funeral will take place at 3.30 pm (GMT) on Friday 1st March at Great Glen Crematorium. The address is: London Road Great Glen Leicester LE8 9DJ All are welcome. Stephen Mennell Read More

    Last edited on:15,Feb 2019 12:06:57 by Stephen Mennell

  • Death of Eric Dunning

    We are very sad to announce that Eric Dunning, Professor Emeritus of Sociology at the University of Leicester, died early in the morning of Sunday 10 February 2019. Eric was one of the best known – and most loved – of the sociologists who followed in the footsteps of Norbe ... Read More

    Last edited on:11,Feb 2019 12:53:21 by Stephen Mennell

  • Re-Figuration of Spaces: Mediatization, Mobility, Globalization and Social Dislocation 

    First International Conference of the SFB 1265 February 20-22, 2019 Technische Universität Berlin   (We kindly ask you to register by February 10, 2019 on our conference homepage: https://www.sfb1265.de/en/events/first-international-conference/)   &nbs ... Read More

    Last edited on:11,Jan 2019 07:06:45 by Norbert Elias Foundation
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  • Book Launch: Farhad Dalal on CBT

    Farhad Dalal, CBT - The Cogntive Behavioural Tsunami: Managerialism, Politics and the Corruptions of Science (London: Routledge, 2o19) This book, which will be of interest to many followers of Norbert Elias, especially in view of his role in the foundation of Group Analysis, w ... Read More

    Last edited on:17,Dec 2018 10:10:50 by Stephen Mennell