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cultural ecologist , philosopher of science

Peter Finke, German cultural ecologist, philosopher of science. Fellow University Bielefeld, 1980-1981; recipient Environmental award City of Bielefeld, 1985. Campaign leader Nature Conservancy Society, Westphalia, 1981-1994. Member German Association Linguistics, Natural History Society (chairman 1982-1995), European Ecological Society, German Federation National Research (president 1992-1995), Society Ecological Economics.

Background

Finke, Peter was born on November 5, 1942 in Gottingen, Germany. Son of Werner and Erika (Franke) Finke.

Education

Bachelor, Oxford University, 1968. Master of Arts, Georg-August University, Göttingen, Germany, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Georg-August University, 1976.

Career

Assistant lecturer University Bielefeld (Germany), 1973-1978, dozent, 1979, professor, since 1982. Visiting professor University Oslo, University Debrecen, Oxford University, others, since 1983. Dean University Bielefeld, 1989-1991.

Works

Membership

Campaign leader Nature Conservancy Society, Westphalia, 1981-1994. Member German Association Linguistics, Natural History Society (chairman 1982-1995), European Ecological Society, German Federation National Research (president 1992-1995), Society Ecological Economics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Ornithology, botany, chamber music, jazz.

Connections

Married Barbara Bayreuther, June 10, 1977.

father:
Werner Finke

mother:
Erika (Franke) Finke

spouse:
Barbara Bayreuther