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Rebooted Member Feedback Survey

We had an issue with the survey link sent out in the general announcements last week. Thank you to those who alerted us of the glitch and to everyone else for their patience while we corrected and relaunched it. If … Continue reading

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Sociology of Development Member Survey

Dear SocDev members, We hope you and yours are safe and well during the COVID-pandemic. We would like to invite you to participate in a short, 13-questions survey. It should take between 5 and 10 minutes to complete. The purpose … Continue reading

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Sociology of Development Policy Brief: “The Revival of Population Control and Technocratic Family Planning in the 21st Century”

A new Sociology of Development Policy Brief is out! Volume 5, Issue 3 (2020) is: “The Revival of Population Control and Technocratic Family Planning in the 21st Century” by Daniel Bendix (Friedensau Adventist University) and Susanne Schultz (Goethe University Frankfurt). … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: Spring 2020 Sectors Newsletter

Sectors editors Maria Akchurin and Jeb Sprague are seeking submissions for the Spring 2020 issue! Please submit all materials to Sectors editors Maria Akchurin and Jeb Sprague at SOCDEVSectors@gmail.com by Friday, May 8, 2020. Please see below for content guidelines: We hope you and your … Continue reading

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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, … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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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