Monthly Archives: September 2016

Call for Volunteers

Dear Sociology of Development Member: We need your help! Would you be willing to serve on one of our section award committeesthis year?  If so, please send me a quick email with the committee of your preference. FYI: The majority … Continue reading

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Call for Papers

The Political Violence of Capital: Paramilitary Formations In Global Perspective Editors: Jasmin Hristov, Jeb Sprague-Silgado and Aaron Tauss Paramilitary violence is a specific type of violence exercised by non-state actors and/or state agents operating outside the boundaries of legality, on … Continue reading

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Barcelona Development Conference

An International, Interdisciplinary Conference sponsored by the World Society Foundation May 11-13, 2017, Barcelona, Spain, http://globalinequalitiesconference.weebly.com/ How can development occur in the face of mounting global inequalities and the rapid depletion of the world’s resource base? Innovative approaches are needed … Continue reading

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2016 Annual Development Conference

2016 Annual Development Conference–October 6-8–Cornell University Conference website: http://www.questioningdevelopment2016.com Please join us in Ithaca, New York, for an extraordinary conference focusing exclusively on development sociology! There will be over 200 participants from around the world, including an excellent mix of scholars at … Continue reading

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Sociology of Development Journal

The Sociology of Development journal was created through the efforts of this section’s members with the specific purpose of increasing the publication outlets available to development scholars in sociology, and to increase the presence of sociologists in national and international debates about … Continue reading

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CFA-Sectors Editor

We are seeking a new co-editor of our section newsletter, Sectors!  This is a great opportunity for a young scholar to become involved with the section and network with other individuals in our subfield.  The newsletter is published semi-annually (in … Continue reading

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