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Eric Klinenberg

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Eric Klinenberg is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Institute of Public Knowledge at New York University. His pioneering research into the power of social infrastructure led to his appointment in 2013 as Research Director for President Obama's $1 billion programme to rebuild the region affected by Superstorm Sandy. He is the multi-award winning author of several books including, as co-author, the recent number one bestseller Modern Romance.

Books by Eric Klinenberg

Modern Romance

Has texting turned us into the flakiest generation? What does it mean to have a 24/7 singles bar in your pocket? And why are the French so relaxed about infidelity? From digital snooping to Japanese love hotels, comedian Aziz Ansari and social scientist Eric Klinenberg guide us through the baffling and hilarious world of modern relationships.

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Palaces for the People

A transformative new idea for healing social division from one of the world's foremost experts

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