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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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Sociology of Development Policy Brief: “The Varieties of Chinese Capital in the Developing World”

A new Sociology of Development Policy Brief is out! Volume 4, Issue 2 (2019) is “The Varieties of Chinese Capital in the Developing World” by Alvin Camba (Johns Hopkins University). Also, here is a message from our Policy Brief editor … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: Sectors Fall 2019 Newsletter

We invite you to submit news and announcements for the fall 2019 issue of Sectors, the Sociology of Development section newsletter. In particular, we welcome: Announcements about new book or journal publications (abstracts are not required, but encouraged) News of completed dissertations, … Continue reading

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Call for Sociology of Development Awards Committee Members

Sociology of Development is looking for volunteers to staff our three award committees: the Book Award, the Faculty Article Award, and the Graduate Student Paper Award. This is a great opportunity to play an active role in recognizing outstanding scholarship … Continue reading

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Call for Sociology of Development Panels for ASA 2020

Our President, Jennifer Keahey, is calling for suggestions for panels at ASA 2020 in San Francisco. Please see below for her message and for how to submit suggestions! I am delighted to announce that the time has come to finalize … Continue reading

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Sociology of Development Policy Brief: “Broadband Internet, Fertility and Work from Home”

A new Sociology of Development Policy Brief is out! Volume 4, Issue 1 (2019) is “Broadband Internet, Fertility and Work from Home” by Francesco C. Billari (Universita’ Bocconi),  Osea Giuntella (University of Pittsburgh), and Luca Stella (Universita’ Bocconi and IZA). … Continue reading

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