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ISA47 Special Session

ISA47 Special session on  Repression and violence against social movement scholars and sociologists Saturday July the 9th, 18h-20h Location: NS II, Neues Institutsgebäude, Universitätsstraße 7, University of Vienna  Chair/Introduction: Geoffrey Pleyers, ISA47, University of Louvain The situation in Egypt (tbc) The situation in Turkey, by Buket Turkmen (University of Galatasaray) The situation in India, by Shruti Tambe (University of Pune)
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New Cultural Frontiers

New Cultural Frontiers is a new peer-reviewed on-line journal publishing submissions by doctoral students and junior faculty. Supported by the Research Committee 47 - Social Classes and Social Movements of the International Sociological Association, the scientific board includes well-known social science scholars from around the globe. The Journal is truly international, both in terms of contributions and editorial structure. The editorial board is composed by one editor and five co-editors for different regions of the world.

Papers may be written in English, French or Spanish. Comparative and interdisciplinary approaches are particularly welcome.

Find further information here on New Cultural Frontiers Website.

Conferences

ISA RC47 Forum Program

Download the program in PDF Social Movements in the 2010s ISA47/48 Preconference. Vienna, July 9th 2016   Location: Konferenzraum, Neues Institutsgebäude, Universitätsstraße 7, Wien (2 blocks behind University´s main buliding)   Anna Szolucha’s photo exhibition  “Through our eyes”  will be exposed in the conference room.   9:00-9:20am: Welcome words, Priska Daphi & Geoffrey Pleyers (RC47)
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ISA47 Special Session

ISA47 Special session on  Repression and violence against social movement scholars and sociologists Saturday July the 9th, 18h-20h Location: NS II, Neues Institutsgebäude, Universitätsstraße 7, University of Vienna  Chair/Introduction: Geoffrey Pleyers, ISA47, University of Louvain The situation in Egypt (tbc) The situation in Turkey, by Buket Turkmen (University of Galatasaray) The situation in India, by Shruti Tambe (University of Pune)
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Social movements in the 2010s

Social movements in the 2010s ISA47 Preconference. Vienna, July 9th 2016 (download and share the program!)   Limited space – please register till 15 June 2016 by sending an e-mail at rc47.isa@gmail.com  Free entrance for members of RC47. 9:00-9:20am: Welcome words, Priska Daphi & Geoffrey Pleyers (RC47) & Tova Benski (RC48)   9:20-11:00am: Plenary panel:
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Books

Mouvements sociaux. Quand le sujet devient acteur

« Mouvements sociaux. Quand le sujet devient acteur » Geoffrey Pleyers & Brieg Capitaine dir. Editions de la Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, juin 2016 http://www.editions-msh.fr/livre/?GCOI=27351100724730 Les mouvements sociaux ont profondément marqué la première partie des années 2010, marquée à la fois par la multiplication des « mouvements des places » (Indignés, Occupy, Gezi Park ou Nuit Debout) et
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Claiming Society for God

Nancy Davis and Robert Robinson’s Claiming Society for God: Religious Movements and Social Welfare in Egypt, Israel, Italy, and the United States (Indiana University Press, 2012) has been awarded the gold medal in the Religion category of the Independent Publishers Book Awards, which recognize books by university and independent presses. The book also won the
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News & Events

ISA47 Special Session

ISA47 Special session on  Repression and violence against social movement scholars and sociologists Saturday July the 9th, 18h-20h Location: NS II, Neues Institutsgebäude, Universitätsstraße 7, University of Vienna  Chair/Introduction: Geoffrey Pleyers, ISA47, University of Louvain The situation in Egypt (tbc) The situation in Turkey, by Buket Turkmen (University of Galatasaray) The situation in India, by Shruti Tambe (University of Pune)
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Social movements in the 2010s

Social movements in the 2010s ISA47 Preconference. Vienna, July 9th 2016 (download and share the program!)   Limited space – please register till 15 June 2016 by sending an e-mail at rc47.isa@gmail.com  Free entrance for members of RC47. 9:00-9:20am: Welcome words, Priska Daphi & Geoffrey Pleyers (RC47) & Tova Benski (RC48)   9:20-11:00am: Plenary panel:
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Job Opportunities

Junior Professor in Sociology of Education and Family (W1)

The School of Social Sciences at the University of Mannheim invites applications for a Junior Professor in Sociology of Education and Family  (W1) to be filled as soon as possible. We seek a scholar with an innovative research agenda and internationally visible publications in the field of sociology of family and/or education. The successful candidate
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Job opportunities in University of Mannheim

The School of Social Sciences at the University of Mannheim invites applications for a position of Full Professor in Statistics and Social Research Methods (W3, Chair) Here you can download all information Deadline: 31 July 2011