2011 Annual Meeting
MEETING THEME: Social conflict is constantly in the headlines, in the breaking news, but also under the surface of social life. Wherever there is change, struggle, or domination, there is conflict. Social conflict involves many dimensions, including not only economic and power struggles, movement dynamics, and violence, but also forms of inequality and domination latent with conflict, and practices which resolve conflict or which divert attention from it. [Read entire theme statement...]
-Randall Collins, ASA President and 2011 Program Committee Chair, University of Pennsylvania
View the 2011 Online Preliminary Program Schedule.
One of the best ways to expand your network at the Annual Meeting is through supporting and participating in the social events of the Association. View the details on important social events such as the Honorary Reception and the Departmental Alumni Night (DAN).
There are many reasons why Las Vegas commands the title as "The Entertainment Capital of the World." Some of the world's most exciting and versatile entertainers perform here including Celine Dion, Barry Manilow, Jerry Seinfeld, and so many more. When planning an evening of entertainment, attendees can look to the growing roster of gourmet restaurants and food adventures in Las Vegas. Start planning your own Las Vegas adventure!