Details about Michael Gemperle:

Research Assistent 
Institute of Sociology, University of St. Gallen 
About me
-- Coordinator of the SNF-DACH-research project "Im Dienste öffentlicher Güter" ("In Service of Public Goods"; direction: Franz Schultheis, Berthold Vogel & Jörg Flecker; since October 2010)
-- Coordinator of the international network of correspondents of the Fondation Bourdieu  
Research projects
Project "Im Dienste öffentlicher Güter" (since 2010)
Project „Transformation of the World of Work“, for details see URL: 
Research interests
Economic sociology; sociology of education; sociology of intellectuals 
-- Ein halbes Leben. 2010. Biografische Zeugnisse aus einer Arbeitswelt im Umbruch. Constance: UVK. Ed. with Franz Schultheis and Bertold Vogel.
-- 'Max Weber': tema na konkurentni intelektualni proekti za preosnovavane na frenskata sotsiologia. Sociologitcheski problemi (Bulgarian Sociological Journal), 1-2, september 2009, 113-131.
-- The Double Character of the German ‘Bourdieu’. On the Twofold Use of Pierre Bourdieu’s Work in the German-speaking Social Sciences. Sociologica, 2009/1. Bologna (IL Mulino). (see URL:
-- Die gesellschaftspolitische Bedeutung der ‚Wissensgesellschaft’. In: Berichte des Instituts für Wirtschaftsethik der Universität St. Gallen, Nr. 112, St. Gallen 2009.
-- Ein neues Zeitalter des Wissens? Kritische Beiträge zur Diskussion über die Wissensgesellschaft. Zürich: Seismo-Verlag 2007. Ed. with Peter Streckeisen. 


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