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The World Risk Society Revisited: the terrorist threat?

Wednesday 13 February, 6.30pm
Old Theatre, Old Building

Professor Ulrich Beck will be speaking on The World Risk Society Revisited: the terrorist threat on Wednesday 13 February at LSE.

He will be looking at the impact 11 September and terrorism in general has made to the idea of a world risk society, and examining issues such as how we should view the global risk society we live in.

Ulrich Beck is the British Journal of Sociology Visiting Centennial Professor at LSE and Professor of Sociology at the Institute of Munich.

Professor Anthony Giddens, director of LSE, will chair the event, which is free and open to all but a ticket is required. To obtain a ticket, please call the Public Lecture Ticket Line on 020 7955 6100 or email events@lse.ac.uk| leaving your name, mailing address and the lecture title. Students of LSE can obtain tickets from the Students' Union Reception while LSE staff can collect tickets from the Conference and Events Office (6th Floor, Tower 1).

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To reserve a press ticket, please contact Jessica Winterstein on 020 7955 7060 or email j.winterstein@lse.ac.uk|

31 January 2002

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