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Andrew Dawson – Feature Profile

Andrew Dawson Associate Professor Department of Sociology York University, Glendon Campus Research interests: Political sociology, comparative historical sociology, macro/cross-national sociology, violence, state legitimacy, development. Recent publications: Dawson, Andrew (2018).  “Police Legitimacy and Homicide: A Macro-Comparative Analysis.” Social Forces (https://doi.org/10.1093/sf/soy043). Dawson, Andrew (2017).  “The Belief … Continue reading

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William K. Carroll – Feature Profile

William K. Carroll, Ph.D. Professor and Co-director of the Corporate Mapping Project Sociology Department University of Victoria Coast Salish Territory Victoria BC  Canada V8W 2Y2 Tel 1 250 721 7573 Fax 1 250 721 6217 Email wcarroll@uvic.ca Website: https://onlineacademiccommunity.uvic.ca/wcarroll/ What are you … Continue reading

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CSA Call for Sessions and Call for Papers

The 53rd Annual Conference of the Canadian Sociological Association (CSA) will be held from Monday, June 3rd  to Thursday, June 6th, 2019 at the University of British Columbia as part of the Federation of Humanities and Social Sciences Congress. The Call for Sessions is open until October … Continue reading

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The Future of Social Movements in Canada – Nov 16, 2018

The 4th annual SD Clark Symposium will be held on 16 November at the University of Toronto. This year’s topic is “The Future of Social Movements in Canada,” featuring presentations by some of Canada’s leading social movement scholars including Catherine Corrigal-Brown, Tina … Continue reading

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2018 Annual ISA World Congress: Submit Abstract before September 30th!

The upcoming International Sociological Association (ISA) World Congress will be held in Toronto, Canada from July 15-21, 2018. In the absence of the CSA’s annual meeting we would like to encourage PSSM members to submit an abstract by September 30th, 2017, … Continue reading

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Emily Laxer – Feature Profile

Contact information: Emily Laxer, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Sociology York University, Glendon Campus E-mail: emily.laxer@glendon.yorku.ca Website: laxeremily.wordpress.com   I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology at York University’s Glendon Campus. My research bridges the sociological study of … Continue reading

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2017 Research Cluster Meeting

Date: Tuesday May 30 Time: 12:15-1:15PM Location: TRSM 1-149 The Political Sociology and Social Movements (PSSM) cluster is a diverse and growing Research Cluster, bringing together a dynamic group of scholars interested in the study of power, politics, the state, … Continue reading

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2016 Call for Sessions

The Canadian Sociological Association’s call for regular sessions is now open (https://www.csa-scs.ca/conference/call-for-sessions). The PSSM research cluster is soliciting thematic session proposals that will draw together compelling and innovate research on political sociology and social movements. Proposed sessions should focus on … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Political Sociology and Social Movements Research Cluster

The Political Sociology and Social Movements (PSSM) Research Cluster is looking to connect political sociologists and social movements researchers working in Canada and beyond. Building upon the 10-year long affiliation with the CSA of the Canadian Network for the Study … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Political Sociology and Social Movements Research Cluster

The Political Sociology and Social Movements Research Cluster is looking to connect political sociologists and social movements researchers working in Canada and beyond. Building upon the 10-year long affiliation with the CSA of the Canadian Network for the Study of … Continue reading

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