Scott Lash

Born in Chicago, Lash took a Bsc as an psychology from the University of Michigan and MA in sociology from Northwestern University. He received his PhD from the London School of Economics (1980). Lash began his teaching career at Lancaster University. In 1998 he moved to London to take up his present position as Director for the Centre for Cultural Studies and Profressor of Sociology at Goldsmiths College, London University. He is (co-)author of The End of Organized Capitalism, Sociologiy of postmodernism, Reflexive Modernization, Economies of Signs and Space, Another Modernity, A Different Rationality and Critique of Information. His books have been translated into 10 languages.