Björn Ahaus - KWI – Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities (Kulturwissenschaftliches Intitut Essen, KWI)
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Björn Ahaus


Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut
Goethestraße 31
45128 Essen
Tel: + 49 201 7204 130


Björn Ahaus studied Sociology at the Ruhr-University in Bochum and finished hisstudies with a diploma thesis on “Sustainable consumption in rational choice-and lifestyle-perspective with regard to mobility“.

He is a PhD candidate and Junior Fellow at the Center for Responsibility Research(CRR)in the Project Corporate Culture and Regional Embeddedness at the Institute forAdvanced Study in the Humanities Essen (KWI) since August 2008.

Research Focus

Corporate responsibility, sustainable consumerism, consumer responsibility


Tagungsbericht: Schnee von gestern? Zivilisationskritik und Überlebensperspektiven in Zeiten des Klimawandels
Symposium in Dresden 8. und 9. September 2008