Monthly Archives: March 2018

New Issue of Sociological Insights for Development Policy

In the newest policy brief, our colleague, Professor Maryann Bylander extends our understanding of the potential harms of microcredit.  Drawing on her extensive research in Cambodia, she argues that microcredit can compel unwanted migration.  The combination of indebtedness and migration … Continue reading

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Call for Notes from the Field: Sectors Newsletter

Dear Section Members, The editors of the Sociology of Development section’s newsletter, Sectors, invite junior scholars (i.e. graduate students, recent grads, postdocs, and tenure-track faculty) to submit short descriptive articles (500-600 words) about their research for Notes from the Field. … Continue reading

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Call for announcements: Sectors Newsletter

Dear Section Members, The editors of the Sociology of Development section’s newsletter, Sectors, invite you to submit news, recent publications, calls for papers, and job market announcements for the Spring 2018 issue of Sectors. Job market candidates are especially encouraged … Continue reading

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Call for Section Logo!

Dear Members It’s an exciting time to be a development sociologist! Our section is growing in membership and visibility, thanks to the efforts and work of each of you. To further increase the section’s visibility, open up possibilities for selling … Continue reading

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Call for Section Members to Submit Notes from the Field

The editors of the Sociology of Development section’s newsletter, Sectors, invite junior scholars (i.e. graduate students, recent grads, postdocs, and tenure-track faculty) to submit short descriptive articles (500-600 words) about their research for Notes from the Field. Notes from the … Continue reading

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CFP: Past, Present and Future of African-Asian Relations

Call for Papers International Conference on the Past, Present and Future of African-Asian Relations University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland April 25-27, 2019 For more information on the conference and for updates, please check at: http://www.worldsociety.ch/.

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