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Books related to the Hans Kilian Award

Hans Joas (2015):
Die lange Nacht der Trauer. Erzählen als Weg aus der Gewalt?
Hans Kilian Award 2013 (contains the text of the laudatory speech by Jürgen Straub)
Gießen: Psychosozial Verlag (in German)

Hans Joas, Professor of Sociology and Social Thought at the University of Chicago and Permanent Fellow at the Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies was distinguished with the second Hans Kilian Award in June 2013 for his outstanding academic merits. Along with the inaugural addresses and the laudatory speech, the present commemorative publication contains the edited and extended version of the oration delivered by the awardee.

Table of contents (in German) (PDF)
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