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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: Sectors Spring 2020 Newsletter

The editors of the Sociology of Development section’s newsletter invite you to submit recent publications, calls for papers, and other news for the Spring 2020 issue of Sectors. In particular, we welcome: New books (please send an image of the cover, a citation, and a … Continue reading

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Sociology of Development Policy Brief: “Stigma and Labour Market Outcomes: Sex Work and Domestic Work in India”

A new Sociology of Development Policy Brief is out! Volume 5, Issue 2 (2020): “Stigma and Labour Market Outcomes: Sex Work and Domestic Work in India” by Neha Hui (University of Reading) and Uma Kambhampati (University of Reading). Also, here … Continue reading

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Sociology of Development Policy Brief: “Competing Priorities: How intrahousehold relationships affect women’s business management and investment decisions”

A new Sociology of Development Policy Brief is out! Volume 5, Issue 1 (2020) is “Competing Priorities: How intrahousehold relationships affect women’s business management and investment decisions” by Sophia Friedson-Ridenour (The World Bank) and Rachael Pierotti (The World Bank). Also, … Continue reading

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ASA Annual Meeting Sessions

The ASA submission deadline is right around the corner (January 29, 2020 at 11:59pm EST)! Please consider submitting your work to one of our Sociology of Development Sessions or related Regular Sessions.  See below for details! Food and Agriculture in … Continue reading

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Fall 2019 Edition of Sectors Newsletter

The latest edition of our section’s newsletter, Sectors (Fall 2019), is now out! Inside you will find a message from our chair, statements from new council members, and Q&As with 2019 award winners about their research and sources of inspiration. … Continue reading

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Call for Papers, Special Research Forum: “Joining Conversations in the Society on Management and Organizations”

When a manuscript is submitted to Academy of Management Journal (AMJ), editors and reviewers frequently ask: Does the study define a new conversation (theory/lens/paradigm) or divert an existing conversation into a meaningfully different area? Conversations about management and organizations are … Continue reading

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Sociology of Development Policy Brief: “Social Capital and Environmental Migration: Insights from the Brazilian Amazon and Implications for Climate Change”

A new Sociology of Development Policy Brief is out! Volume 4, Issue 4 (2019) is “Social Capital and Environmental Migration: Insights from the Brazilian Amazon and Implications for Climate Change” by Heather Randell (Penn State University). Also, here is a … Continue reading

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New Issue of Sociology of Development!

New Issue Alert! We are pleased to announce the new issue of Sociology of Development is now published and live (Vol. 5 No. 4, Winter 2019) and consists of five excellent articles. Link to issue: https://socdev.ucpress.edu/content/5/4 Table of Contents Women and … Continue reading

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