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Subaltern Sociology: Social Justice, Islands, and Movements
37th Annual Hawai’i Sociological Association Conference
University of Hawai’i, USA
February 20-21, 2016
Abstracts: November 27, 2015

pdf file  Secularisms and the Formations of Religion in Asia: Pluralism, Globalization, Modernities
Global Asia Research Cluster, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
February 29 - March 1, 2016
Abstracts: July 13, 2015

MARCH 2016


pdf file Doctoral Fellowship
Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies
Applications: March 15, 2016

Social Justice in the Global City? Contested Views on Social Control, Borders, and Equity
46th Annual Conference of the Urban Affairs Association
San Diego, USA
March 16-19, 2016
Abstracts: October 1, 2015

pdf file The Global Transformation of Work: Market Integration, China’s Rise, and Labor Adaptation
School of Management and Labor Relations
Rutgers University, USA
March 17-18, 2016
Abstracts: December 15, 2015

pdf file Rich in Nature, Poor in Services. The Unbalanced Welfare of Fragile Rural Areas in Europe
University of Trieste, University of Pisa, Banca Popolare Etica and Culture della Sostenibilittà
Rovigo, Italy
March 18-19, 2016
Abstracts: December 31, 2015

Religious Facts and Media
Groupe Sociétés, Religions, Laïcités
Paris, France
March 23-24, 2016
Abstracts: September 15, 2015

China in the Middle East. Neoliberalism with Chinese Characteristics and Political Transformations in the Middle East
Doha, Qatar
March 23-24, 2016
Abstracts: November 30, 2015

APRIL 2016


Global Societies: Fragmenting and Connecting
British Sociological Association Annual Conference
Aston University, United Kingdom
April 6-8, 2016
Abstracts: October 16, 2015

Global Commodity Chains, Social Inequalities and Social Movements: The Past and Present of World-Systems Research
40th Annual Conference on the Political Economy of the World-System
University of Maryland, USA
April 8-9, 2016
Abstracts: September 30, 2015

European Identity, Solidarity and Generations
European Values Study and the University of Warsaw
Warsaw, Poland
April 15, 2016
Abstracts: December 20, 2015

Health Humanities: Social Accountability in Action
Creating Space VI Symposium
Montréal, Canada
April 15-16, 2016
Abstracts: November 30, 2015

MAY 2016


Collaboration Considered: Complexities and Possibilities across Communities and Cultures
15th Annual Qualitative Methods Conference
International Institute for Qualitative Methodology
Glasgow, United Kingdom
May 3-5, 2016
Abstracts: November 30, 2015

Questioning Self-Medication: A Socially and Geographically Situated Bricolage
University of Nantes, France
May 11-13, 2016
Abstracts: January 15, 2016

pdf file Self-Responsibility in European Welfare Institutions – Concepts, Methods and Trends
Hamburg University, Germany
May 19-21, 2016
Abstracts: December 16, 2015

8th International ACM Web Science Conference 2016
Hannover, Germany
May 22-25, 2016
Applications: February 1, 2016

Diversity Encounters: Intersectional and Post-colonial Perspectives
Humboldt University of Berlin and National University of Singapore
Berlin, Germany
May 23-26, 2016
Abstracts: October 15, 2015

Gender Studies in Debate: Pathways, Challenges and Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Institute of Social and Political Sciences
University of Lisbon, Portugal
May 25-27, 2016
Abstracts: November 30, 2015

pdf file Social Change and Family Developments
Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the ISA Research Committee on Family Research
Beijing, China
May 25-28, 2016
Abstracts: January 31, 2016

JUNE 2016


pdf file Las ciencias sociales en América Latina y el Caribe hoy: Perspectivas, debates y agendas de investigación
II Congreso de la Asociación Argentina de Sociología
Pre ALAS 2016
June 6-8, 2016
Abstracts: March 21, 2016

Crossing Borders: People, Capital, Culture
Global Studies Association 2016 Conference
University of Texas, USA
June 9-11, 2016

pdf file What Do Consultants Do to the Social World? Properties, Practices and Contributions of «Consulting» to the Construction of Reality
École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales
Paris, France
June 20-21, 2016
Abstracts: January 15, 2016. Extended: January 25, 2016

Thinking Migration to Rethink the World
30th Anniversary of Migrations internationales, espaces et sociétés
University of Poitiers, France
June 21-24, 2016
Abstracts: January 15, 2016

2016 Larasa World Leisure Congress
Larasa and World Leisure Organization
Durban, South Africa
June 27-30, 2016
Applications: June 30, 2015

JULY 2016


pdf file Done with Eurocentrism? Directions, Diversions, and Debates in History and Sociology
Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology, Germany
June 30 - July 2, 2016
Abstracts: January 15, 2016

pdf file Networks in the Global World 2016. Multiple Structures and Dynamics. Applications of Network Analysis to European Societies and Beyond
Centre for German and European Studies
St. Petersburg, Russia
July 1-3, 2016
Abstracts: March 1, 2016

Sociétés en changement, sociologie en mouvement
XXème Congrès de L’'Association internationale des sociologues de langue française
Montréal, Canada
July 4-8, 2016
Abstracts: January 15, 2016

pdf file Monuments, Relics and Revivals
Research Committee on History of Sociology of the ISA
University of Warsaw, Poland
July 6-8, 2016
Abstracts: February 15, 2016

Sociétés en mouvement, sociologie en changement
XXème Congrès de l'Association Internationale des Sociologues de Langue Française
Montréal, Canada
July 4-8, 2016
Abstracts: January 15, 2016

Submerged Conflicts. Ethnography of the Invisible Resistances in the Quotidian
6th Ethnography and Qualitative Research Conference
Bergamo, Italy
June 8-11, 2016
Abstracts: January 15, 2016

Third ISA Forum of Sociology
The Futures we Want: Global Sociology and the Struggles for a Better World
Vienna, Austria
July 10-14, 2016

pdf file Understanding Key Challenges for European Societies in the 21st Century
3rd International European Social Survey Conference
University of Lausanne, Switzerland
July 13-15, 2016
Abstracts: January 17, 2016

Politics in a World of Inequality
International Political Science Association World Congress of Political Science
Istanbul, Turkey
July 23-28, 2016
Abstracts: October 7, 2015. Extended: October 14, 2015.

Social Impact of Science
Social Impact Open Repository
Barcelona, Spain
July 25-29, 2016
Abstracts: December 20, 2015

Second International Conference on Survey Methods in Multinational, Multiregional and Multicultural Contexts
International Workshop on Comparative Survey Design and Implementation
Chicago, USA
July 2016
Abstracts: July 1, 2014



An Age and its Ends: Social Science in the Era of the Anthropocene
Eleventh International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
Imperial College London, United Kingdom
2-4 August, 2016
Deadline: July 2, 2015

Poverty's Causes and Consequences in the Urban Developing World
University of Jyväskylä and Nordic Africa Institute
University of Jyväskylä, Finland
August 4-6, 2016
Abstracts: November 30, 2015

Understanding Rural Social Class in an Era of Global Challenge
2016 Rural Sociological Society Annual Meeting
Toronto, Canada
August 7 -10, 2016
Abstracts: January 15, 2016

Migration and Social Inequality: Global Perspectives, New Boundaries
18th Nordic Migration Conference
University of Oslo, Norway
August 11-12, 2016
Applications: November 15, 2015

Sustainable and Just Rural Transitions: Connections and Complexities
XIV World Congress of Rural Sociology
Toronto, Canada
August 10-14, 2016
Session proposals: January 15, 2015

Child Poverty in Times of Crisis
Centre for Ethics and Poverty Research and Acadamics Stand Against Poverty
University of Salzburg, Austria
August 25-26, 2016
Abstracts: January 31, 2016

pdf file Expansion and Retrenchment in Social Policy: North-South Dialogues
ISA Research Committee on Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy
University of Costa Rica, Costa Rica
August 25-27, 2016
Abstracts: February 12, 2016

Demographic Change and Policy Implications
European Association for Population Studies
Mainz, Germany
August 31- September 3, 2016
Abstracts: December 15, 2015



Arts and Creativity: Working on Identity and Difference
8th Midterm Conference of the Research Network Sociology of the Arts of the European Sociological
Porto, Portugal
September 8-10, 2016
Abstracts: February 15, 2016

9th International Conference on Social Science Methodology
ISA Research Committee on Logic and Methodology
University of Leicester, United Kingdom
September 11-16, 2016
Abstracts: October 31, 2015

Solidarity in the Time of Distrust
XVI Polish Sociological Congress
Gdańsk, Poland
September 14-17, 2016
Abstracts: March 31, 2016

¿Qué será, será? Adolescent Research into the Future: Visions and Challenges
15th Biennial Conference of the European Association for Research on Adolescence
Cádiz, Spain
September 16-19, 2016
Abstracts: March 31, 2016

Transformations of the Military Profession
ISA Research Committee on Armed Forces and Conflict Resolution Interim Conference
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
September 25-28, 2016
Abstracts: December 5, 2015



Wars, Conflicts and their Impact on Arab Families
2nd International Conference on Family Research and Policy
Doha International Family Institute
October 17-18, 2016
Abstracts: January 15, 2016



pdf file A Great Transformation? Global Perspectives on Contemporary Capitalisms
Johannes Kepler University
Linz, Austria
January 10-13, 2017
Abstracts: April 30, 2016



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