Liv Egholm

Associate Professor, PhD


Phone: (+45)38153587

Liv Egholm (Master and Ph.D  in history, semiotic and anthropology) is an associate professor at Department for Business and Politics, at Copenhagen Business School.  Her work draws on pragmatism, cultural history and conceptual analysis.  She has been working  Her research is characterized by an interdisciplinary approach drawing both on the social sciences and the humanities. Her new research project have the aim to comprehensive map how philanthropic gift-giving influencing (and being influenced by) the continual conceptualization and practices of philanthropy and welfare from the middle of the 19th century until the present day contributing to a fuller and more elaborated understanding of the role played by gift-giving and philanthropic at the crossroads of state, market and civil society.

For more information about the project: Civil society and philanthropy.


New Deadlines for Movements and Morality Conference

If you wish to participate in the conference Movements & Morality new deadlines have been made!
Lars Bo joins panel on civil society

Lars Bo has agreed to sit on the panel for the Civil Society Knowledge Center made by the Danish independent online paper Altinget.
Book Launch: From Financial Crisis to Social Change: Towards Alternative Horizons (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)

In this edited volume, CISTAS researcher Andreas Møller Mulvad has contributed with a chapter
New publication by Anders Sevelsted

CISTAS researcher Anders Sevelsted has just published a new article "Protestant Ethics-In-Action: The Emergence of Voluntary Social Work in Copenhagen 1865-1915" in European Journal of Sociology / Archives Européennes de Sociologie
Another exciting summer for the CISTAS project!

Researchers from the CISTAS project have participated with papers on several conferences including ISA, LSA, CSSI, PROS, EGOS & SASA during the summer.