Peter Achterberg
  • Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 225, Simon Building, room S 812

    5037 DB Tilburg



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Personal profile


Thesis subjects (any subject in cultural sociology):


  • Institutional trust (e.g. trust in science, politics, or the justice system)
  • Conflicts between higher and lower educated
  • Attitudes toward science
  • Class and politics
  • Political cultures
  • Religion and society (e.g. antireligiosity among the non-religious, the public salience of religion)
  • Welfare attitudes
  • Cultural participation
  • Popular culture




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External positions

Member of the developmental council (Brabantkennis)

1 Jul 2019 → …


  • Sociology Of Religion
  • Cultural Sociology
  • Populism
  • Public Opinion Research
  • Sociology
  • Religion And Politics
  • Political Ideology
  • Politics


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