Prof. Dr. Harald Welzer is a sociologist and social psychologist, co-founder and director of FUTURZWEI. Stiftung Zukunftsfähigkeit, director of the Norbert Elias Center for Transformation Design at the Europa University Flensburg and permanent visiting professor for social psychology at the University of St. Gallen.
He has written numerous books on sociopolitical issues and sustainability, including "Klimakriege. Wofür im 21. Jahrhundert getötet wird" (Climate Wars. For which people will kill in the 21st century), "Selbst denken. Eine Anleitung zum Widerstand" (Thinking for yourself. A Guide to Resistance), "Die smarte Diktatur. Der Angriff auf unsere Freiheit" (The Smart Dictatorship. The attack on our freedom), and finally "Alles könnte anders sein. Eine Gesellschaftsutopie für freie Menschen" (Everything could be different. A social utopia for free people). All published by S. Fischer Verlag. He is also editor of taz.FUTURZWEI. Magazine for Future and Politics.
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