Research Committees

RC54 The Body in the Social Sciences


To study the body as a subject in the social sciences.

Board 2014-2018

President Bianca Maria PIRANI, University of Roma La Sapienza, Italy,
Vice-President Thomas S. SMITH, University of Rochester, USA
Veronika SIEGLIN, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Mexico (Volunteer 2017-2018)
Secretary Itsuhiro HAZAMA, Nagasaki University, Japan (2014-2015)
Craig COOK, Indonesia, (2016-2018)
Treasurer Anabela PEREIRA, Portugal
Board Members Pierre BOUVIER, University of Nanterre, France
John CLAMMER, University of United Nations, Japan
Liz DEPOY, University of Maine, USA 
Steve GILSON, University of Maine, USA
Devorah KALEKIN-FISHMAN, University of Haifa, Israel
Irmak KARADEMIR HAZIR, Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom
Chan LANGARET, University of Nanterre, France (Volunteer 2017-2018)
Ishwar MODI, University of Rajasthan, India (deceased 2017)
Ladhan RAHBARI, Ghent University, Belgium (Volunteer 2017-2018)
Tadeu Joao RIBEIRO BAPTISTA, Federal University of Goiás, Brazil

XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology Program Coordinator: Bianca Maria PIRANI,


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