Call for Papers

Dear ASA Development Section: Dudley Poston and I along with Neil Argent, an Australian colleague, are organizing a demographic working group for this summer’s European Society for Rural Sociology Congress that will be held in Krakow, Poland during July 24-27. The congress web address  is    We want to encourage section members to submit abstracts to our Working Group. The ESRS has an overall theme, … Continue reading Call for Papers

New Sociology of Development Issue

The new issue of Sociology of Development is now live: There are four terrific articles in the issue: “Gendered Narratives of Mobility: Spatial Discourse and Social Change in Nepal” by Barbara Grossman-Thompson (pp. 323-341) DOI: 10.1525/sod.2016.2.4.323 “World Society and the Global Foreign Aid Network” by Liam Swiss (pp. 342-374) DOI: 10.1525/sod.2016.2.4.342 “The Effects of Human Rights on Economic Growth, 1965 to 2010” Wade M. … Continue reading New Sociology of Development Issue