Veit Bader is a professsor of sociology (department of political and sociocultural
sciences) and of social and political philosophy (department of
philosophy) at the University of Amsterdam. His main research areas are:
theories of societies, social movements and collective action; theories of
modern capitalisms; ethics of migration and incorporation; citizenship and
associative democracy. Most important books: Inequalities (1989) Leske +
Budrich (together with Albert Benschop); Collective Action (1981) Leske +
Budrich; Racism, Ethnicity, Citizenship (1995) Westfälisches Dampfboot,
Münster. Associative Democracy: The Real Third Way (2001).
London/Portland: Frank Cass (together with Paul Hirst). Secularism or
Democracy? Associational Governance of Religious Diversity. Amsterdam
UP, June 2007.