Prof. Dr. Sigrid Baringhorst

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Prof. Dr. Sigrid Baringhorst studied Social Science, German Language and Literature Studies at the RWTH in Aachen. She holds a Doctoral degree in 1991 at the University of Münster.

Prof. Dr. Sigrid Baringhorst is working as professor at the department of social sciences in the field of comparative political studies and political sociology.

She is director of the research project 'Changing Protest and Media Cultures' at the Collaborative Research Centre Media Upheavals at the University of Siegen (Germany).

Her key interest covers political communication, social movement studies and politics and policies of migration.

She is co-editor and author of numerous publications such as "Politik mit dem Einkaufswagen" (Politics with the shopping trolley), "Political Campaigning on the Web" and "Politik als Kampagne" (Politics as campaign).

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