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Call for Abstracts

The Sociology of International Organizations Planned Preconference to the ASA Annual Meeting: “Feeling Race—An Invitation to Explore Racialized Emotions” August 10, 2018 Pre-conference Theme At a time when globalization is increasingly contested in practice and scholarship, the rise of anti-globalization … Continue reading

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CFP: Ethnographies of Interconnection in Contemporary Africa: A Writing Workshop for Graduate Students

We invite mid- and late-stage graduate students conducting ethnographic research on African contexts (broadly defined) to submit abstracts for a paper workshop focused on “Ethnographies of Interconnection,” to be held April 19-21, 2018 at Cornell University. This is a wonderful … Continue reading

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CFP: Special Issue of Societies, “Attitudes about Inequality”

Guest editors Liza G. Steele and Nate Breznau put together a special issue theme, calling for manuscripts of original research that examine attitudes or public opinion about inequalities pertaining to socioeconomic status, class, race, ethnicity, nationality, immigration status, gender, or … Continue reading

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New Policy Brief

Click HERE to access the latest issue published by Sociological Insights for Development Policy. In this issue, Amm Quamruzzaman (UC Berkeley) discusses the governance of healthcare in developing countries and considers strategies for enhancing services and outcomes.

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2018 ASA Section Program

I want to thank everyone who suggested topics for our section’s ASA program. I received more great proposals than I could use, so I will be sending all those suggestions on to the organizers of the 2018 Sociology of Development … Continue reading

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CFC: 2018 Sociology Section Award

2018 Sociology of Development Section Award: Call for Committee Our section gives three awards annually: two are faculty awards (book and paper) and one is a graduate student paper award. Members of the section are invited to self-nominate to sit … Continue reading

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CFP: Workshop on Transnational Networks Amid Global Crisis and Change

Proposals are sought for research papers to be presented at a workshop at the University of Pittsburgh in the fall of 2018. We invite researchers — particularly junior scholars, scholars from under-represented groups, and scholars from countries of the global … Continue reading

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