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History of Sociology in Britain

Title
History of Sociology in Britain
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Date and Time
16th Apr 2018 09:00 - 17th Apr 2018 17:00
Location
Project Room 1.06, 50 George Square
URL
http://www.sociology.ed.ac.uk/events2/other_events/2017_2018/history_of_sociology_in_britain

This conference offers a unique oppportunity for all social scientists and social science students at Edinburgh to acquire some general knowledge of the history of sociology that will help them to define British sociology's place in academia and to better understand how it acquited the distinct characteristics that it has today. The event is open to all who are simply keen to learn more, regardless of knowledge or experience. It's also a rare opportunity to meet renowned sociologists and historians from the UK, USA and France who will present papers on various aspects of the nineteenth and twentieth century history of sociology in Britain. 

Angus Bancroft