New Issue, Sociology of Development

We are pleased to let you know that the new issue of Sociology of Development is live. Link to the issue: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__socdev.ucpress.edu_content_3_1&d=DQIGaQ&c=AGbYxfJbXK67KfXyGqyv2Ejiz41FqQuZFk4A-1IxfAU&r=206SdPG1XaFFqa9Ex7s2bGNLIj-nZ4_zc5-cMwBnvMQ&m=KPECJBSrqEifECTqZ-_L1VujkPmtBH39pCszoOCl0jQ&s=mus0bDRzML7zfyIfQ2t9_N5dUJ_hsLt80WcljWey_Gg&e= Please help promote the issue to your colleagues and students. Table of Contents “The Determinants of the Division of Labor between Men and Women in Paid Employment in the Global North and South: How Occupational Sex-typing Informs the Study of Gender and Development” … Continue reading New Issue, Sociology of Development

Call for Submissions: Sectors, Spring 2017

It’s that time of year again! The editors of the Sociology of Development section’s newsletter, Sectors, invite section members to submit news, information, recent publications, calls for papers, and job market announcements for the Spring 2017 issue of Sectors. In particular we welcome: –          new member book or journal publications, with citation and/or abstract (abstract is not required, but strongly encouraged). A cover image for … Continue reading Call for Submissions: Sectors, Spring 2017

ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research

The ICPSR Summer Program provides in-depth, hands-on training in statistical techniques and research methodologies used across the social, behavioral, and medical sciences. We strive to fulfill the needs of researchers throughout their careers by offering instruction on a broad range of topics, ranging from introductory statistics to advanced quantitative methods and cutting-edge techniques. Our participants include graduate students, post-docs, faculty, researchers, and policy analysts from … Continue reading ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research

New Issue of Journal of World-Systems Research

Announcing New Issue of Journal of World-Systems Research We are happy to announce the publication of the Winter/Spring 2017 issue of theJournal of World-Systems Research (jwsr.pitt.edu). As we watch unfolding news about the policies of the Trump administration and its supporters, it is helpful to situate these events in the larger framework that world-systems analysis provides. Contributions in this issue contribute to new understandings of … Continue reading New Issue of Journal of World-Systems Research

Extended Deadline for SOCDEV Conference!

Deadline extended to March 17th for submissions to 6th Annual Sociology of Development Conference in Detroit this October! There is still some space in the conference schedule for additional presentations, so we are extending the closing date for submissions until March 17, 2017. For more information, and to submit your paper or session proposals, contact Prof. Jeffrey Kentor: socdev2017@wayne.edu  Continue reading Extended Deadline for SOCDEV Conference!