Research Committees

RC33 Logic and Methodology

Established in 1973


To develop professional contacts between sociologists interested in logic and methodology in sociology; to encourage the worldwide exchange of research findings and theoretical developments; to promote international meetings and research collaboration in the field of logic and methodology in sociology.

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Board 2018 - 2022. Extended 2023

President Vera TOEPOEL, Utrecht University, The Netherlands,
Secretary Martin WEICHBOLD, University of Salzburg, Austria,
Vice-Presidents Finances Wander VAN DER VAART, University of Humanistic Studies, The Netherlands
Membership Inga GAIZAUSKAITE, Lithuanian Social Research Centre, Lithuania
Information Karl M. VAN METER, ENS Paris, France
Online Communication Claire WAGNER, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Awards Henrik Kenneth ANDERSEN, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
Conferences Iasonas LAMPRIANOU, University of Cyprus, Cyprus
ISA World Congress Programme Coordination N.N.
ISA Forum Programme Coordination N.N.
Vice-Presidents at Large Yashwant DESHMUKH, India
Adriana GARCIA ANDRADE, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico
Pei-shan LIAO, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Fumiya ONAKA, Japan Women’s University, Japan
Rima WILKES, University of British Columbia, Canada
Past President Nina BAUR, Technical University of Berlin, Germany

Program Coordinator for XX ISA World Congress 2023 is:


RC33 publishes twice a year (April and October) its RC33 Newsletter as the opening part of the bilingual English-French scientific quarterly journal Bulletin of Sociological Methodology/Bulletin de Méthodologie Sociologique.


Dues USD 60 (USD 20 discount) for a 4-year period.
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