New Publication!

We are happy to announce the new publication by Ulrike Schuerkens:

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Schuerkens, Ulrike (2017). Social changes in a global world (1st edition). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Pub.

This is an in-depth exploration of social transformations and developments, which combines an international approach with up-to-date research.

You may find here chapters on contemporary topics including technology, new media, war and terror, political culture and inequality. It also includes an analysis of societal structures – inequality, globalization, transnationalism.

This is a must read for students taking modules in social change, social inequality, social theory and globalization! To help comprehend the learning material, the book contains discussion questions, annotated further reading, chapter summaries and pointers to online resources to assist with study.

More on recent member publications you can find here.

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Welcome to RC09

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Welcome to the website for RC 09 Social Transformations and the Sociology of Development, a Research Committee of the International Sociological Association.

In this website you can get information on what RC09 is about, its Executive Committee, its statutes, upcoming events, and how to join.  You can also read our newsletter and discover links & publication opportunities of interest.

Word Cloud of Current Research Interests of the RC 09
(from the  RC09 Newsletter Fall 2016)

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