Peter Holley

PhD student
Faculty of Social Science, University of Helsinki, Finland
RN15 Co-coordinator 2017-2019; past Editor of The European Sociologist
Discussion – Key Debates, Viewpoints & Interviews

Being Cosmopolitan and Anti-Cosmopolitan – The Covid-19 Pandemic as a Cosmopolitan Moment

2020, issue 45, Peter Holley: After its initial outbreak in December 2019 in the city of Wuhan, Hubei Province, People's Republic of China, by April 2nd, 2020 the 2019 novel coronavirus (Covid-19) had spread to over 200 countries and territories across the globe. In fact, by this date there were 928,437 confirmed Covid-19 cases worldwide and 46,891 deaths, although with variations in testing practices in different countries we cannot assume that such figures capture the full extent of this pandemic.

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From ESA – Strategies & Activities

RN Reports – RN15 Global, Transnational and Cosmopolitan Sociology

2018, issue 41, Marco Caselli and Peter Holley: ESA RN15 “Global, Transnational and Cosmopolitan Sociology” counts at present forty-nine individual members from twenty-one countries (Austria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States) and one institutional member.

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