Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - General Sociology

Prof. Dr. Andreas Reckwitz

Chair of Social Theory and Cultural Sociology

 

 

Foto Andreas Reckwitz (c) Juergen-Bauer.com

© Juergen-Bauer.com

 

 

Biographical information | Publications

 

 

Contact


Email

Requests regarding newspaper contributions, media appearances, talks, cooperations
marie.rosenkranz (at) hu-berlin.de

Requests regarding teaching and exams
Secretary (Ulrike Ziebur): sekasowi (at) hu-berlin.de

Personal contact
andreas.reckwitz (at) hu-berlin.de

 

Mailing Address

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Department of Social Sciences
Social Theory and Cultural Sociology
Unter den Linden 6
10099 Berlin
Germany

 

Office

Universitätsstraße 3b, room 321a
10117 Berlin

 

 



Leibniz Prize

In 2019, the German Research Foundation (DFG) awarded Andreas Reckwitz the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize, the most important research award in Germany.

 


 

Translated books

 

June 2021

The End of Illusions. Politics, Economy, and Culture in Late Modernity, Polity. (Abb.: © Polity)

  • German title: Das Ende der Illusionen. Politik Ökonomie und Kultur in der Spätmoderne, Suhrkamp 2019
  • further translations:
    • into Spanish at Nola, Madrid
    • into Chinese at Social Sciences Academic Press (SSAP), Beijing
    • into Chinese at Wu-Nan, Taipeh
    • into French at Les éditions de la Maison des Sciences de l'Homme (MSH), Paris
    • into Japenese at Jimbun Shoin, Kyoto
    • into Danish at Reitzels, Copenhagen
    • into Croatian at TIM Press, Zagreb
    • into Greek at Alexandria, Athen

 

Society of Singularities
April 2020

The Society of Singularities, Polity. (cover: © Politiy Press)

  • German title: Die Gesellschaft der Singularitäten. Zum Strukturwandel der Moderne, Suhrkamp 2017.
  • further translations:

    • into Spanish at Katz, Buenos Aires
    • into Chinese at Social Sciences Academic Press (SSAP), Beijing;

    • into French at Les éditions de la Maison des Sciences de l'Homme (MSH), Paris
    • into Russian at Russische by Directmedia, Moskau
    • into Corean at Saemulgyul, Seoul
    • into Turkish at Tün Kitap, Ankara
    • into Danish at Reitzels, Copenhagen

    • into Slovenian at bei Krtina, Ljubljana
  • Bavarian Book Prize as best non-fiction book 2017

  • 1st place in the ZDF/ Deutschlandfunk/ DIE ZEIT non-fiction bestseller list in November 2017

  • nominated for the Leipzig Book Fair Non-Fiction Prize 2018

  • Award in the program "Geisteswissenschaften International" of the German Publishers & Booksellers Association (Börsenverein des deutschen Buchhandels) 2018

 

The Invention of Creativity
April 2017

The Invention of Creativity. Modern Society and the Culture of the New, Polity Press (cover: © Wiley)

  • German title: Die Erfindung der Kreativität. Zum Prozess gesellschaftlicher Ästhetisierung, Suhrkamp 2012.
  • further translations:

    • into Spanish at La Catarata, Madrid
    • into French at Presses du rèel, Dijon
    • into Danish at Reitzels, Copenhagen;

    • into Polish at Narodowe Centrum Kultury, Warsaw

    • into Korean at Saemulgyul, Seoul

  • Award in the program "Geisteswissenschaften International" of the German Publishers & Booksellers Association (Börsenverein des deutschen Buchhandels) 2014

 

 

Further German books

 

 

Reckwitz, Rosa   Krise der Spätmoderne

2021: 2nd edition
(cover: © Suhrkamp)

 

 

Cover   Subjekt

2021: expanded ed.
(cover: © utb/transcript)

Das hybride Subjekt
2020: revised ed.
(cover: © Suhrkamp)

Ästhetik und Gesellschaft

2020: 3rd edition
(cover: © Suhrkamp)

Kreativität und soziale Praxis

2016: 1st edition
(cover: © transcript)

Hybride Subjekt Velbrück

2012: 2nd edition
of the paperback
(cover: © Velbrück)

Unscharfe Grenzen

2012: 2nd edition
(cover: © Transcript)

Poststrukturalistische Sozialwissenschaften

2013: 2nd edition
(cover: © Suhrkamp)

Transformation der Kulturtheorien

2012: 3rd edition
of thepaperback
(cover: © Velbrück)

Kulturen der Moderne

2007: 1st edition
(cover: © Campus)