Section on Development Call for Awards Nominees Statement

The section on Sociology of Development of the American Sociological Association invites nominations for three awards recognizing outstanding scholarship in the area of sociology of development: Book Published article by a faculty member Published article by a graduate student (“published” includes presentation at the ASA) For all nominations, the copyright date must be from 2011 or 2012.  Self-nominations are encouraged.  For the graduate student award, … Continue reading Section on Development Call for Awards Nominees Statement

SYMPOSIUM: STATE AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS: VIOLENCE, HEALTH, AND FOOD SECURITY At Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

SYMPOSIUM STATE AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS: VIOLENCE, HEALTH, AND FOOD SECURITY At Indian Institute of Technology, Madras Co-sponsored by Department of Sociology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN (USA) & Humanities and Social Sciences Department, IIT, Madras (India) March 13-14, 2013 Made possible by a Purdue University ‘Engaging India’ grant to Mangala Subramaniam and the support of the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences of IIT, Madras. … Continue reading SYMPOSIUM: STATE AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS: VIOLENCE, HEALTH, AND FOOD SECURITY At Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Renew your membership and don’t miss out on the great things the Dev Soc Section has coming up next year!

Dear Development Sociology Colleagues, I write today to draw your attention to the many wonderful things that members of the Development Sociology section can look forward to in 2013: * mini conference on power and justice in the contemporary world economy in NYC (the day before ASA begins) * thought provoking sessions at the ASA * lively roundtables with senior scholars at every table * … Continue reading Renew your membership and don’t miss out on the great things the Dev Soc Section has coming up next year!

Miniconference on Power and Justice in the Contemporary World-Economy (NYC, Aug 9, 2013)

Sociology of Development is co-sponsoring the mini-conference.  Please take note of the opportunities to participate:   Miniconference on Power and Justice in the Contemporary World-Economy (NYC, Aug 9, 2013) (http://powerandjustice.com)   The Sociology of Development section is co-sponsoring a one day miniconference: “Power and Justice in the Contemporary World-Economy.”  The event will take place on August 9, 2013 (the day before the ASA begins) in … Continue reading Miniconference on Power and Justice in the Contemporary World-Economy (NYC, Aug 9, 2013)