uni-potsdam.de

You are using an old browser with security vulnerabilities and can not use the features of this website.

Here you will see how you can easily upgrade your browser.

Photo: Karla Fritze

Jürgen Mackert

Jürgen Mackert is Professor of Sociology at the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Potsdam. His research interests include sociological theory and methodology; the theory of social closure; collective violence; political economy; the sociology of citizenship. Recent publications: The Secret Society of Torturers. Explaining the Social Generation of Extremely Violent Behaviour. International Journal of Conflict and Violence, 2015; Explaining Terrorist Behavior. Secrecy, Social Relations, and the Dynamics of Terrorism. Revue de Synthèse, 2014; Social Closure, in Jeff Manza (ed.), Oxford Bibliographies Online. Oxford: Oxford University Press. With Bryan S. Turner, he co-edited The Transformation of Citizenship, 3 volumes, 2017. His latest publication is Populism and the Crisis of Democracy, 3 volumes, which he has co-edited with Gregor Fitzi and Bryan S. Turner (2018).

Photo: Karla Fritze

Jürgen Mackert

Co-Director

 

Campus Griebnitzsee
August-Bebel-Straße 89
14482 Potsdam
House 7, Room 3.30