Michel Wieviorka, French sociologist, current president and former administrator of the Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme (since 2009), founder of the Collège d’Etudes Mondiale in Paris, founding editor of the sociological journal Le Monde des Debats, as well as the co-editor the Cahiers internationaux de sociologie. He is the author of seminal works on violence, terrorism, racism, and the theory of social change, including Société et terrorisme (1988, The Making of Terrorism, 1993) that received the Bulzoni Editore Special Award of the European Amalfi Prize for Sociology and Social Sciences in 1989.
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EVENT WITH MICHEL WIEVORKA AT THE CITY FOR THE CULTURES OF PEACE
Lecture and seminar at the ICSIM: “Reflections on Violence and Evil,” Lugano, 8 June 2011.
Photo © Michel Wieviorka