American Sociological Association

Rationality and Society

The purpose of the Section on Rational Choice is to encourage and enhance research and teaching about the uses and limits of rational choice theory in sociology. The Section seeks to promote communication, collaboration and consultation among scholars in sociology and in allied social science disciplines.

Section Officers & Council


Chair-Elect: Jane Sell, Texas A&M University 2017
Chair: Vincent W. Buskens, 2017
Past Chair: Arnout van de Rijt, Utrecht University 2017
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Neha Gondal, Boston University 2018

Section Council

Pamela E. Emanuelson, North Dakota State University 2017
Katrin Auspurg, University of Munich 2018

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