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Charles Turner



Associate Professor


University of Warwick
Tel: 02476 523114

Research Interests

Charles Turner graduated from Durham University and completed his PhD at Goldsmiths College, University of London.  His research and teaching interests have also taken him to the Bavarian Academy of Sciences, Munich (1990-1991), the University of Warsaw (1992-1994) and the Jagiellonian University, Krakow (1999) . His publications include Modernity and Politics in the Work of Max Weber (Routledge 1992) and Investigating Sociological Theory (Sage 2010); He has edited (with Robert Fine) Social Theory After the Holocaust (Liverpool University Press 2000), (with Ralf Rogowski) The Shape of The New Europe (Cambridge 2006) and (with Mark Erickson) The Sociology of Wilhelm Baldamus: paradox and inferencee (Ashgate 2010). He teaches undergraduate modules in Sociological Perspectives and Contemporary Social Theory and the masters options Sociology of Modernity and Politics and Social Thoery.  He is convenor of the MA in Social and Political Thought. His research interests are in the areas of social and political theory, collective memory and history, and Europe after communism.


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