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Göran Therborn
Emeritus Professor, Wolfson College, University of Cambridge, UK

Professor Göran Therborn was Head of the Sociology Department at Cambridge from 2006, and retired in 2010, but he still teaches an MPhil module. He has worked on all the populated continents. Since his formal retirement he lives mostly in Sweden. Professor Therborn is mainly works on global studies from different angles, such as family-sex-gender relations, inequality, pathways to modernity, contemporary radical social thought, cities and power, middle class formations.