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anthropologist , sociologist

Bruno Latour, French sociologist, anthropologist. Recipient Bernal prize, 4S Society, 1992, medal of honor, Institute Advanced Studies, University Bologna, 2008, Siegfried Unseld prize for life achievements, Frankfurt, 2008. Member of National Academy Arts & Sciences (foreign) (honorary).

Background

Latour, Bruno was born on June 22, 1947 in Beaune, France.

Education

Doctorate Honoris Causa, University Lund, Sweden, 1996. Doctorate Honoris Causa, University Lausanne, 2006. Doctorate Honoris Causa, University Montreal, 2008.

Career

Professor Centre de sociologie de l'Innovation, 1982—2006. Professor, vice president research Sciences Po Paris (Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris), since 2007. Spinoza Chair University Amsterdam, 2005.

Works

Membership

Member of National Academy Arts & Sciences (foreign) (honorary).