|Name Elisabeth Beck-Gernsheim||Role Psychologist|
|Spouse Ulrich Beck (m. 1975–2015)|
Education Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Books Individualization: Institutionalized Individual, Distant Love, Reinventing the Family, The Normal Chaos of, La Individualizacion
Similar People Ulrich Beck, Lidia Puigvert, Judith Butler, Anthony Giddens
Interview mit prof dr elisabeth beck gernsheim
Elisabeth Beck-Gernsheim (born 14 October 1946 in Freiburg), is a German sociologist, psychologist, and philosopher. She holds a professorship at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg.
After studying sociology, psychology and philosophy in Munich, she obtained her PhD in 1973. After several fellowships, she graduated from Munich University in 1987.
Her main research interest is in social changes and the changing situation of the institution of the family. She is the widow of sociologist Ulrich Beck.