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Hans-Peter Mueller

Hans-Peter Mueller


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Education History

  • Human Geography, Sociology, Physical Anthropology, Mathematics (04/2011)
    Institute of Geography, University of Zurich, Switzerland


  • Müller, H.-P. (with Patrick Ziltener). (2007). The Weight of the Past. Traditional Agriculture, Socio-political Differentiation and Modern Development in Africa and Asia: A Cross-National Analysis in International Journal of Comparative Sociology. (48, 371-415).
  • Müller, H.-P. (with Patrick Ziltener). (2004). The Structural Roots of Values: An Anthropological Interpretation of Hofstede’s Value Dimensions in Comparing Cultures. Dimensions of Culture in a Comparative Perspective, International Studies in Sociology and Social Anthropology. Brill (Leiden).
  • Müller, H.-P. et al.. (1999). Atlas vorkolonialer Gesellschaften (Atlas of pre-colonial societies). Reimer (Berlin).


  • French
    • Speaking level: Intermediate
    • Reading level: Intermediate
  • German
    • Speaking level: Superior
    • Reading level: Superior


  • Consultant, HIV/AIDS prevention (02/2006 – 12/2008) University of Namibia
  • Professor Social Anthropology and Member of Faculty (10/1982 – 09/2005) University of Zurich
  • Conseiller Sociologue in Cameroon (agriculture) (04/1979 – 09/1982) Swiss Development Corporation