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Peter L. Berger (Boston, MA) is an internationally renowned sociologist, and is University Professor of Sociology, Emeritus, at Boston University and the founder and Senior Research Fellow of the Institute on Culture, Religion, and World Affairs. He has written numerous books on sociological theory, the sociology of religion, and Third World development. Professor Berger has received honorary degrees from Loyola University, University of Notre Dame, University of Geneva, University of Munich, Sofia University, and Renmin University of China. [from Amazon.com record and back jacket of In Praise of Doubt (2009)]
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