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Emma Engdahl

Emma Engdahl, Swedish social sciences educator. Achievements include transcending of the Cartesian mind-body dualism by the development of a theory of the social genesis of emotion. Elaboration of emotion's role for self-formation and self-realization.

Background

  • Engdahl, Emma was born on February 13, 1969 in Malmö, Skåne, Sweden. Daughter of Kristina and Stenolof Engdahl.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Lunds University, Sweden, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy, Örebro University, Sweden, 2004.

    Career

    • Visiting scholar Columbia University, New York City, 1998—1999, University Chicago, 2003—2003. Senior lecturer, assistant professor Örebro University, Sweden, since 2004.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include transcending of the Cartesian mind-body dualism by the development of a theory of the social genesis of emotion. Elaboration of emotion's role for self-formation and self-realization.

    Membership

    Member of Neo-meadian Society, Scandinavian Sociological Association, Swedish Sociological Association, International Sociological Association, American Sociological Association, European Sociological Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Dance, yoga, music.

    Connections

    • Married Mikael Carleheden, September 27, 1997. 1 child Liv Carin, Kristina Carleheden, Engdahl.
    • father: Kristina Engdahl
    • mother: Stenolof Engdahl
    • spouse: Mikael Carleheden
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    Born February 13, 1969
    (age 48)
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    • 1997
      Lunds University
    • 2004
      Örebro University
    • 1998 - 1999
      Visiting scholar, Columbia University
    • 2003 - 2003
      Visiting scholar, Columbia University
    • 2004
      senior, professor +urebro University
      Sweden
    • 2004
      assistant, professor +urebro University
      Sweden