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From October 1st, 2014 to February 19th, 2015. Call for papers of #CIMIE15

CIMIE 2014 will take place on Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd of July in Valencia.   The area of sociology is coordinated by Tatiana Iñiguez and Carlos Gómez Area of Sociology The area of Sociology of Education’s main objective is to serve as a meeting and exchange of different significant scientific advances that are occurring […]

Marta Soler, AMSE member, will introduce Michael Burawoy’s conference in ISDUB

Next conference of the cycle International Sociological Debates at the University of Barcelona (ISDUB) will count on the participation of MICHAEL BURAWOY, from the Sociology Department at the University of Berkeley and current president of the International Sociological Association (ISA). Burawoy is known internationally for opening up the debate about the current and necessary role of Public Policy, with […]

Marta Soler, invited to the conference new skills and jobs: Which employment pathways for Europe?

The European 2020 Strategy Employment, and in particular its initiative “An agenda for new skills and jobs”, aims to achieve full employment levels in Europe. In this context, on the 28th of September took place in Nicosia (Cyprus) the conference “New skills and jobs: which employment pathways for Europe?”. AMSE’s member, Marta Soler, was invited […]

Two members of the AMSE will be panelists at the Social Theory Conference (ESA)

Two members of the AMSE will be panelists at the Social Theory Conference (European Sociology Association) taking place from the 6th to 8th September 2012 in Athens, Greece.   Marta Soler will participate in two sessions on the 7th September. At 10 am, she will speak on the panel “On the Questioning of Social Sciences’ Research in Europe: An Answer from Public Sociology”, and at […]

Members of AMSE organize the panel discussion at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association

On the 20th August of 2012, Marta Soler (UB), Ramón Flecha (UB), and Ofer Sharone (MIT) will organize the panel discussion “Worker-owned Cooperatives: Transformative Possibilities and Constraints” at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association (ASA). Esther Oliver, professor in the Department of Sociological Theory at the UB and member of the AMSE, will […]

Marta Soler guest speaker in ISA Forum of Sociology 2012

Marta Soler, member of the AMSE and professor in the Department of Sociological Theory at the University of Barcelona, will participate as guest speaker in the plenary session at the ISA Forum of Sociology 2012 that will take place in Buenos Aires from the 1st to the 4th August 2012.   His speech is titled: The […]

Shirley Steinberg Conference

We recommend SHIRLEY STEINBERG’s conference organized by the Catalan Sociological Association that will take place today March 23rd, at 18:30h in the Room Pi Sunyer of Institut d’Estudis Catalans EMPOWERED YOUTH FOR SOCIAL CHANGE: REFLECTING ON THE OCCUPY MOVEMENT Steinberg is Professor of Youth Studies at the Univesity of Calgary ( Canada ) and Director […]

Conference of Kathleen Lynch

Thursday October 13th 2011: KATHLEEN LYNCH, University College Dublin, School of Social Justice spoke of: EQUALITY FACING THE NEW MANAGERIALISM IN EDUCATION. Kathleen Lynch is Director of the School of Social Justice and funder of Equality Studies Centre at the University College Dublin. In addition to her academic path she has hold positions in the Ministry of Education […]

Conference of Michael Apple

Thursday October 6th, 2011, at 7pm at the Institut d’Estudis Catalans de Barcelona: Michael Apple, professor at the University of Wisconsin Madison (USA), ranked number one under the Curriculum and Instruction and sociology category, has offered the conference: “Understanding and interrupting hegemònic alliances in education”. Michel Apple exchanged dialogues with members of AMSE such as Lidia Puigvert […]