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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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Sociology of Development Policy Brief: “The Organized Hypocrisy of Development Funding: Maternal Mortality Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa”

A new Sociology of Development Policy Brief is out! Volume 4, Issue 3 (2019) is “The Organized Hypocrisy of Development Funding: Maternal Mortality Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa” by Jamie M. Sommer (University of South Florida), John M. Shandra (State University … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Sectors Editor (2020-2022)

We are seeking a new co-editor of our section newsletter, Sectors. This is a great opportunity for a junior scholar to become involved with the section and network with other individuals in our subfield. The newsletter is published semi-annually (in … Continue reading

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Call for 2020 Section Awards

The Sociology of Development section of the American Sociological Association invites nominations for three awards recognizing outstanding scholarship in the area of the sociology of development: Book Award, Faculty Article Award, and Graduate Student Paper Award. Sociology of Development Section … Continue reading

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