Radical Youth, between ideology, expressivity and violence: Comparisons around the Russian experience

Oct 17th, 2011 | By

Radical Youth, between ideology, expressivity and violence: Comparisons around the Russian experience International Workshop 20 – 21  October 2011, EHESS, Paris Research project “Understanding Violence in Russia: War, Institutions, Society” with the support of the City of Paris “Emergence(s) program Organizers Centre for the Study of the Russian, Caucasian and Central European Areas (CERCEC-EHESS/CNRS) Centre
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How to study transnational social movements

Sep 27th, 2011 | By

How to study transnational social movements A networking workshop for social movement researchers 28‐29 September 2011 Campus Haga, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Gothenburg Centre of Globalization and Development (GCGD) and CSM (download the program in .pdf) Wednesday, 28 September 2011 Room “Husaren” (Campus Haga) and “House of Win‐Win” (Tredje Långgatan 13B) 12:00 Registration 13:00 Welcome
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New Directions for Social Movement Studies?

Sep 19th, 2011 | By

“NEW DIRECTIONS FOR SOCIAL MOVEMENT STUDIES?” NUI Maynooth, Aberdeen – Scotland 26th November 2011 deadline 1st October 2011 conference themes and details at http://sociology.nuim.ie or from theresa.okeefe@nuim.ie Centre for Politics, Power and Society, Dept. of Sociology, NUIM & “Critical Political Thought, Activism and Alternative Futures” research cluster   THEMES We invite papers addressing one or
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II ISA Forum

Jul 26th, 2011 | By

On the ISA FORUM website you can find all information you need to present a paper, as well as and the deadlines. GUIDELINES FOR PRESENTERS Main theme Subjective affirmation, social movement changes and construction of democracy Programme coordinators Antimo Luigi FARRO, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy, Antimoluigi.farro@uniroma1.it Maria da Gloria GOHN, Universidad Estatal de Campinas,
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From social to politics. New forms of mobilization and democratization (University of Bilbao)

Jul 26th, 2011 | By and

ISA RC47 – Social Classes and Social Movements ISA RC48 – Social Movements, Collective Action and Social Change FROM SOCIAL TO POLITICS. NEW FORMS OF MOBILIZATION AND DEMOCRATIZATION University of Bilbao – Spain 9th – 10th February 2012 Please send your call for papers (deadline 30th November 2011) proposal to Conference Organisers: Antimo Luigi Farro
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AFS – RT21 Programme “Mouvements sociaux et innovation”

Jun 3rd, 2011 | By

Association Française de Sociologie IV Congrès. Grenoble, 5-8 juillet 2011 (download the program) RT21 « Mouvements sociaux » Mouvements sociaux et innovations. Nouvelles technologies comme enjeu, nouvelles technologies comme répertoire   Session 1 : Nouvelles technologies et mouvements sociaux: information, citoyenneté et subjectivité Responsable : Geoffrey Pleyers (FNRS-UC Louvain et CADIS-EHESS), Mardi 05/07 14h30-16h30 Fabien Granjon – sociologue HDR, Sociology
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AFS – Association française de sociologie – Grenoble 5-8 July 2011

May 26th, 2011 | By

The “Association française de sociologie” (AFS – French Association of Sociology) will organise its IV Congress in Grenoble next 5-8 July 2011. Many RC47 researchers and scholars are involeved in organising panels and presenting papers. Here you can find all information

II ISA FORUM 2012 – Call for Sections

May 26th, 2011 | By and

Call for sessions The Research Committee on Social Classes and Social Movements, RC47, plans to organize 14 sessions for the 2012 Forum. We suggest organising panels on subjective affirmation, social movements changes and construction of democracy. We welcome a diversity of session proposals that speak to these themes. We invite all members of ISA RC47
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