CFP: Contexts Special Issue: “The Global Impact of the Coronavirus”

The ASA journal Contexts is working on a special online issue on “The Global Impact of the Coronavirus” and would once again be so grateful if your section could circulate our call for papers to help us reach a broader audience. In early 2020, it became very clear that a new contagion had entered the human population and was spreading across the globe. The novel coronavirus, first appearing in … Continue reading CFP: Contexts Special Issue: “The Global Impact of the Coronavirus”

Volunteers Needed! Sociology of Development Roundtable Presiders

Please see the important message below from Fauzia Ahmed, our Roundtable organizer! If you would like to volunteer, please contact Fauzia at ahmedfe@miamioh.edu by March 13! As the Round Table Sessions organizer for our section, I am writing to ask you for immediate assistance: I need volunteers to act a presiders for tables 3-8 ( see below). In essence, a presider keeps time ensuring that all presenters … Continue reading Volunteers Needed! Sociology of Development Roundtable Presiders

2020 ICPSR Summer Program Workshops and Scholarships

Registration is now open for the 2020 ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research. Founded in 1963, the ICPSR Summer Program offers rigorous, hands-on training in statistics, quantitative and qualitative methods, and data analysis for students, faculty, and researchers of all skill levels and backgrounds. The ICPSR Summer Program is world-renowned for its premier quality of instruction, fun learning environment, and unparalleled networking … Continue reading 2020 ICPSR Summer Program Workshops and Scholarships

New Issue Alert! Sociology of Development Spring 2020 Issue

The first issue of 2020 for Sociology of Development is now published and live! The link to the issue and table of contents is below. Sociology of Development VOLUME 6 NUMBER 1 SPRING 2020 Link to issue: https://socdev.ucpress.edu/content/6/1 Mining and Defensive Mobilization: Explaining Opposition to Extractive Industries in Chile By MARIA AKCHURIN Water Sovereignty in the Age of Global Capitalism: A Cross-National Analysis of Latin … Continue reading New Issue Alert! Sociology of Development Spring 2020 Issue