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International Sociological Association
Research Committee on Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy RC19
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Established in 1968

Objectives
The purpose is to promote theoretically grounded empirical research on: the sources and character of social problems; the planning and administration of social programs; and more generally, public policies and intervention strategies aimed at alleviating social problems and influencing the society in that regard (Article I of the Statutes of RC 19). The Committee especially encourages comparative research. Thus, membership to RC19 is open to scholars actively engaged in research and/or teaching on the subjects mentioned above.

pdf Constitution

Board 2014-2018
President
Daniel BELAND, University of Saskatchewan, Canada, daniel.beland@usask.ca
Vice-Presidents
Huck-ju KWON, Seoul National University, South Korea
Bjørn HVINDEN, NOVA, Norway
Secretary/Treasurer
Alexandra KAASCH, Bielefeld University, Germany, alexandra.kaasch@uni-bielefeld.de 
Treasurer
Timo FLECKENSTEIN, London School of Economics, United Kingdom, t.fleckenstein@lse.ac.uk
Board Members
Evelyne HUBER, University of North Carolina, United States
Nathalie MOREL, Sciences Po, France
Juliana MARTINEZ FRANZONI, Universidad de Costa Rica
Jolanta AIDUKAITE, Lithuanian Social Research Centre, Lithuania
Lynn Prince COOKE, University of Bath, United Kingdom
Jimi ADESINA, Rhodes University, South Africa

Past Boards

Newsletter
Once or twice a year distributed by e-mail/mail. Edited by the RC19 President and the Secretary.

2013 PDF file
2012 PDF file
2011 PDF file
2010 PDF file
2009 PDF file
2008 PDF file
2007 PDF file



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2007-07-09
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