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  1. Catalyst: A Social Justice Forum

    Catalyst: A Social Justice Forum, will turn its attention in a forthcoming special issue to articles that offer critiques of any one of the five core social science disciplines, including sociology, combined with proposals for catalyzing reform of that discipline.

  2. Intersectionality and Images of Female Aggression in 21st Century Media

    Intersectionality and Images of Female Aggression in 21st Century Media is seeking submissions on female aggression. Aggressive women saturate the media. Even concern of aggression among young girls has increased with scholars, educators, and parents scrambling to respond to bullying, peer pressure, and social manipulation. This collection uses an intersectional lens to analyze how “aggressive girls” are treated in the media and the criminal justice system.

  3. Michigan Sociological Review

    Michigan Sociological Review (MSR) invites submissions for vol. 30 (Fall 2016). MSR is the official, peer-reviewed publication of the Michigan Sociological Association. As an interdisciplinary, double-blind peer-reviewed journal, it welcomes previously unpublished manuscripts exploring a broad range of theoretical, methodological, and empirical questions. To submit, send an e-mail with two files attached: one that has all author identification removed, and a second file with author contact information, biography of no more than 100 words, and any acknowledgements.

  4. Teaching Sociology Special issue

    Teaching Sociology invites submissions for its upcoming Special Issue on “Incorporating Globalization in the Sociology Curriculum.” Teaching Sociology seeks articles and notes that address issues which focus on innovative approaches that incorporate globalization and transnational concerns in the curriculum. Topics of interest are: Effective strategies that make global and transnational concerns evident to students. Exercises or assignments that engage students in the study of global and transnational concerns.

  5. Association for Humanist Sociology 2016 Annual Meeting

    Association for Humanist Sociology 2016 Annual Meeting, November 2-6, Denver, CO. Theme: “Elevating Humanity: Pathways to Progressivisim.” At this meeting certain questions about a more progressive society will be asked, such as: what would it look like and how do we get there from here? What are the obstacles and impediments and how can they be overcome? Submit papers and sessions which enhance understanding of social issues and problems, while focusing on strategies, movements, and collective efforts that strive to bring about humanistic solutions and progressive change.

  6. International Conference on Well-Being: National Accounts of Happiness and Social Development

    International Conference on Well-Being: National Accounts of Happiness and Social Development, October 31– November 1, 2016, SIM University, Singapore. The broad concept of well-being is closely linked to many key societal and life outcomes, such as family relationships, health, work, wealth and quality of life. In view of its importance, an increasing number of national governments are using research findings on well-being as a guide for public policy. Abstracts are now being accepted. Deadline: May 9, 2016.

  7. International Sociological Association (ISA) Fourth Conference of the Council of National Associations

    International Sociological Association (ISA) Fourth Conference of the Council of National Associations, May 15-18, 2016, Almaty, Kazakhstan. Theme: “Sociologies in Dialogue.” The ISA has for long called for a global multicultural sociology. This conference builds on the previous conferences and moves beyond the realm of ideas well in to the realm of applications with a focus on how different national and regional sociologies can circulate, exchange, co-construct, and enter into dialogue and controversy. Send a 500-word abstract with a 150-word bio. Deadline: May 1, 2016.

  8. Social Science of Memory Conference

    Social Science of Memory Conference, October 2-4, 2016, Saint Louis, MO. Theme: “Individual, Collective, and Banked.” Submissions are invited for papers related to the conference theme. A forum is provided for discussing the diverse role of memory in sociology, such as sociological conceptions of collective memory, individual narrative and psychological conceptions of personal memory, or regarding the social relations of banked electronic memory (such as meta-data), or biological memory (such as seed or DNA). This is part of the National Social Science Association conference.

  9. Teaching and Learning ASA Section 2016 Pre-Conference Workshop

    Teaching and Learning ASA Section 2016 Pre-Conference Workshop, August 19, 2016, Seattle WA. Theme: “The Relevant Syllabus: Integrating Current Events into Our Classes.” In a fast paced world, it can be challenging to stay relevant. How can sociologists integrate rapidly changing and unanticipated events (e.g., Social movements, terrorist acts, natural disasters, elections, etc.) into their classes in meaningful ways without derailing the course’s main learning objectives or our other work-life obligations?

  10. Catalyst: A Social Justice Forum

    Catalyst: A Social Justice Forum, will turn its attention in a forthcoming special issue to articles that offer critiques of any one of the five core social science disciplines, including sociology, combined with proposals for catalyzing reform of that discipline.