Category Archives: CSA News

Commit Sociology T-shirts

Apparently, now is not the time to commit sociology.  The hundreds of sociologists about to gather at the University of Victoria for the Canadian Sociological Association’s Annual Conference beg to differ. Contemporary Canada faces a range of social problems: rising … Continue reading

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Actually, now’s the perfect time to ‘commit sociology’.

By Robert Brym and Howard Ramos During a news conference Thursday in the wake of the foiled plot to blow up a Via Rail train, Prime Minister Harper said, “this is not a time to commit sociology.” Why not? Why … Continue reading

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Rima Wilkes Appointed New Editor

The members of the selection committee for editor of the Canadian Review of Sociology/revue canadienne de sociologie are pleased to announce that Rima Wilkes, University of British Columbia, has agreed to serve as Editor of the CRS for a three … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Dr. Al Olmstead

Selected Thoughts in Memory of Al Olmstead Dr. James Frideres and Dr. Merlin Brinkerhoff, University of Calgary Al was born and raised on a farm in Southern Saskatchewan where he attended a rural school.  Upon completion of grade 12, he … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Dr. Roxana Ng

It is with great sadness that the Adult Education & Community Development program at OISE announces the passing of our dear colleague, teacher, and friend Dr. Roxana Ng. Roxana was a longtime faculty member at the Ontario Institute for Studies … Continue reading

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