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Eric Klinenberg

American sociologist


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Eric M. Klinenberg is an American sociologist and a scholar of urban studies, culture, and media. He is best known for his contributions as a public sociologist.Biography Klinenberg was born in Chicago to a family of Czech-Jewish origin. He attended the Francis W. Parker School and later earned a bachelor of arts degree from Brown University , followed by a master's degree and PhD from the University of California, Berkeley. He is currently Professor of Sociology, Public Policy, and Media, Culture, and Communication at New York University, as well as the editor of the journal Public Culture. In 2012, Klinenberg became the director of the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University. In 2013, he was appointed research director of the Rebuild by Design competition.

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University of California, Berkeley

Public research university in Berkeley, California, United States

Brown University

Private university in Providence, Rhode Island

New York University

Private research university in New York City

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Criminal Justice
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Political Science
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Earth Sciences
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