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  • Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 225, Simon Building, room S 813

    5037 DB Tilburg


1991 …2019
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Personal profile

Research interests

International and longitudinal comparative study of values and norms within the framework of the European Values Study ( and in close collaboration with the World Values Surveys.


Since 2001 Associate professor of Sociology

Secretary to the Board of the European Values Study Group Foundation;

Chair of the Executive Committee of the European Values Study;

Member of the Council of EVS Program Directors;

Member of the EVS Theory Group;

Program Director of the Dutch European Values Study.

Current courses

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External positions


1 Nov 1996 → …


  • Comparison Of Cultures
  • Cultural And Country Differences
  • Evs
  • Social Capital
  • Civil Society
  • Values
  • Empirical Sociology
  • European Values Study
  • Sociology

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Research Output 1991 2019

Seksueel-ethische permissiviteit: Trends in Nederland 1981-2017

Muis, Q., Sieben, I., Reeskens, T. & Halman, L., 2019, In : Mens en Maatschappij. 94, 4, p. 429-458

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Values in life domains in a cross-national perspective

Halman, L. & Gelissen, J., Jun 2019, In : Koelner Zeitschrift fuer Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie. 71, Suppl 1, p. 519-543

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
survey research
research project
social change

European Values Study

Gelissen, J. P. T. M. & Halman, L. C. J. M., 2018, Encyclopedia of sociology. 2nd ed. Wiley-Blackwell

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

historical development
social research
research planning

Press / Media

De conservatieve reflex van millenials

Inge Sieben, Tim Reeskens & Loek Halman


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Other